Meet The Coaches

Bill Aull, Manager Director of Adult Tennis
Bill has been coaching tennis at North Fork for 10 years. In college Bill was a two year starter for Penn State Altoona. He earned a BS degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Pittsburgh. Bill reached #4 ranking in Middle States doubles in 1973. He also coached the boys/girls tennis teams at Bishop McCort High School for 14 years. Bill has been playing tennis for over 50 years.

Mike Kush, USPTR Director of Junior Tennis
Mike has been coaching tennis for over 20 years. He has coached many kids from the Johnstown/Altoona area that won district singles and doubles titles, qualified for states, and went on to play college tennis. Mike is currently working with 5 nationally ranked junior players. Mike graduated from Saint Francis University with honors earning a BS in business leadership. Mike has played tennis for over 40 years.

Jarka Petercakova, Teaching Professional
Jarka was born in Bratislava, Slovakia.  She came to the US on a tennis scholarship at IUP and graduated with a BS in International Business.  At Indiana University of Pennsylvania, she played tennis for 4 years; 3 years at the #1 position in singles and doubles. She was ranked 2nd in the region and made it to the Sweet Sixteen Nationals 4 years in a row. Jarka has been coaching tennis for 3 years and has been playing for 19 years.

Jarka Petercakova

Mike Kush


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