About Us

What is Fuzzy Yellow Balls?

Fuzzy Yellow Balls is a site where tennis players from across the world come to learn how to play tennis online for free, discuss the sport and socialize. We also send a weekly tennis newsletter that highlights what’s new to help the tennis community grow with the sport. FYB’s content is both exclusive and incredibly unique, combining the expertise of some of the Washington, DC area’s top tennis pros with innovative teaching technologies and strategies.

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Will Hamilton
Co-Founder, Coach

Tennis:
Will started playing tennis at the age of 5. He was a member of the Davidson College tennis team (Division One) and, after graduation, coached at the Tennis Center at College Park outside Washington, DC. He is a PTR Certified Professional. Will felt that the combination of his style of teaching, Frank’s extensive knowledge of the game as both a player and coach and Adam’s technical expertise could create a new, fun way to learn tennis online. Other:Will graduated from Maret High School in 2000. He graduated from Davidson College in Davidson, NC in 2004 with a B.S. in Political Science.

Trivia:
Born: 1981
Height: 5’8″
He has a younger brother and sister
Enjoys public speaking
He is a huge Transformers fan
Favorite movie: Transformers
Favorite villain: Two-Face
Favorite book: Harry Potter I – VII, any book with pretty pictures
Favorite tennis player: R-Fed (total cop-out)
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Adam Sieminski
Co-Founder, Technology / Photo / Video

Tech:
Adam grew up with Will in Washington, DC. At a young age he became interested in computers and before entering college he had earned numerous professional certifications from Microsoft (MCP, MSCE [NT4, 2000, 2003], MCSA, MOS), Cisco (CCNA) and CompTIA (A+, Net+). He also is an avid photographer and videographer.

Other:
Graduated Landon School for Boys in 2000. Graduated University of Arizona in 2006 with BAs in Spanish and Business. Adam played tennis competitively as a junior but is now terrible. Most ten year olds can beat him. Adam and Will became best friends in first grade at the Beauvoir School in Washington, DC. Adam’s LEGO fortresses were better than Will’s and this left Will with a permanent inferiority complex.

Trivia:
Born: 1981
Height: 6’2″
Has an older sister
Favorite Movies: Last of the Mohicans, The Departed
Favorite Villain: The Juggernaut
Favorite Tennis Player: Rafa

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Frank Salazar
Co-Founder, Coach

Tennis:
Former No. 1 Junior in the world. 2008 United States Olympic Committee Coach of the Year. Developed Denis Kudla (a rising American pro) at the Tennis Center at College Park, MD.

Trivia:
Favorite movie: Rocky