Meet Our Tennis Staff


TENNIS DIRECTOR

Lawrence Plantation at Horseleg Creek welcomes our new tennis director, Collin Cadwell! Here’s a little background on our newest, excellent addition:

  • USPTA Certified Elite Professional
  • 25+ years of Diversified Experience within Tennis Industry
  • Holds a Specialized BS Degree in Business Marking/Professional Tennis Management
  • Teaching professional at clubs/facilities throughout the country including Idaho, Michigan, Texas, and Georgia.   Country Club, Municipality, University, and Commercial facilities.
  • Tennis Background includes:
    • Grassroots Tennis Initiatives
    • Community Tennis Development
    • Parks and Recreation Programs
    • Cardio Tennis – Research Consultant
    • High School Tennis Coach (10+ yrs)
    • Teaching Professional – All Ages
    • College/University – Development of Teaching Professionals
    • Facility & Event Management
  • Passionate Tennis Professional committed to serving the members of Lawrence Plantation and creating a tennis environment where everyone can learn, laugh, compete, and play the great game of tennis!

 Here’s a word from Collin:

I am excited to get started and appreciate the opportunity to join the team at Lawrence Plantation at Horseleg Creek.  

We envision creating a tennis environment which serves players of all ages and abilities.    A place where friends, families, and players can gather to enjoy the game. Through programs and events we will be working hard to enhance the tennis members experience and allow everyone the chance to learn, laugh, play, and compete.  Lawrence Plantation is a member centered, friendly, and service-oriented facility committed to our community and contributing to the growth and health of tennis in Rome/Floyd County. 

 Stay tuned as we plan for the following:

  • Members and players can look forward to playing in quarterly events/tournaments.  
  • We will be hosting monthly socials for everyone.  Members and Non-members all welcome! 
  • Instructional and play programs will bring opportunity to improve your game while having a great time. 
  • And much more…

In the coming weeks and months, we hope you will be following us via the web or consider stopping by as we continue to build on the tennis tradition here at Lawrence Plantation.   We would love to welcome you to become part of the Lawrence Plantation family by joining us as a member and exploring all the membership opportunities we have available.

We look forward to seeing you on the courts!

TEACHING PROFESSIONAL

Adrian Lively

Adrian is originally from Calhoun, GA. He enjoys trout fishing, playing guitar, and trying to beat Brent Molyneux in a tennis match. (we kid)  Adrian is a self-taught tennis player who has become a quality instructor for beginner to advanced levels. He offers beginner and intermediate clinics, as well as one-on-one lessons.

Cell 706-879-8154

TEACHING PROFESSIONAL

Brent MolyneuxBrent Molyneux Rome, GA Tennis pro a native of Port Elizabeth, South Africa, played tennis competitively for 12 years. As a Junior, he won the High School Team National Championship and was ranked in the Top 10 for both singles and doubles for the country of South Africa. He was recruited by a NCAA Division I University on full scholarship and played four years in Georgia. He is a USPTA certified Tennis Pro with over 10 years of coaching experience in California and Georgia. He has coached several juniors to the No. 1 position of both Georgia and Southern Ranking as well as a junior team to win the State Championship. Brent coached both a high school and middle school team that have each won the local Regional Championship numerous times. He has worked with many adults in improving their technique and understanding of the game of doubles. He has also coached several adult league teams to State Championships. Brent has a thorough understanding of technique and a passion for teaching the game to all.

Brent: 706-346-1139 or send email here

TEACHING PROFESSIONAL

Craig Walton, a native of Carrollton, GA, has been providing tennis instruction for 20 years.  He holds a PTR P1 certification and is in his second stint as a tennis pro at Lawrence Plantation, having formerly worked with Craig A Jones under previous ownership. 

After teaching tennis full time for seven years Craig earned a Masters of Teaching in Physical Education and landed a position as a PE coach at Pepperell Elementary where he has remained for 10 years. Craig currently coaches the Pepperell High School girls and boys tennis team. In addition he provides individual and group instruction, drills, and summer camps for tennis players of all ages and abilities at Lawrence Plantation.

Craig excels in teaching sound/ modern fundamentals, stroke and footwork progressions, the mental game, and tennis specific training exercises.

Craig is married to Kate. Together they have two daughters, Whitlee (4) and Bradlee (3) and two dogs.  He is very excited to be part of the Lawrence Plantation tennis staff and looks forward to meeting you soon.  Craig can be reached here 706-512-0362 (text is best).

To contact Craig call or text 706-512-0362.

Interested in being a tennis instructor here at Lawrence Plantation? Phone 706-295-0494 or email tennis@lawrenceplantation.com