Coaches 



Rob Krizek
 

Co-Director Good Nick Squash LLC at the Lawrenceville Squash Club
Co Head Varsity Women's Squash Coach at The Lawrenceville School


A former collegiate Tennis Player and Captain at Towson University in the early 90’s, picked up squash while working at the Baltimore Country Club under US National Coach and Trinity Guru Paul Assaiante. Rob has been a Director of Racquet Sports coaching Squash, Tennis and Paddle at various country clubs throughout the East Coast for the past 15 years. Beginning in Hartford in the mid 90’s and most recently the last 7years in Greenwich CT, Rob has worked with numerous elite national squash juniors helping them to achieve their goals of high national rankings and participation on top college men’s and women’s squash and tennis teams. He has also spent numerous hours developing and growing adult and junior programs from the beginner level to the elite.  Since being hired at the Lawrenceville School as the Men’s Head Coach, Rob and his wife Narelle formed Good Nick Squash LLC to run their programs at the Lawrenceville Squash Club. He looks to bring his passion for developing both programs and people and is excited to be apart of the Lawrenceville and New Jersey Squash Community.

 

Narelle Krizek

Co-Director Good Nick Squash LLC at the Lawrenceville Squash Club
Co Head Women’s Varsity Squash Coach at The Lawrenceville School

While growing up in Brisbane Australia running around her parents squash club at the young age of 4, she picked up the passion for squash. While being coached by her father as a young junior, Narelle reached number 2 in Australia and went on to represent her country to help win the World Junior Squash Team Championships in 1994. After earning a scholarship at the Australian Institute of Sport, turning pro at the age of 18, she travelled throughout the world reaching a career high of 23 on the WISPA tour.  During one tour stop at the US Open in Hartford CT, she met her now husband Rob Krizek. Since working together in both Baltimore and Greenwich CT for the past 12 years, they have now added 2 new family members their sons William and Blake.  While taking time off court to have their son Will, Narelle started the Women’s Doubles Squash Association, a professional women’s doubles tour which plays throughout North America. Her goal is to help grow women’s squash by encouraging former collegiate players and WISPA players. As one of the only female squash coaches in the US, her main teaching has been with young female players. As the new coach at the Lawrenceville School, she hopes to encourage more young girls to play this great game of Squash whether it is at their school or at a fun club environment.


Mark Price

Head Pro Good Nick Squash LLC at the Lawrenceville Squash Club
Head Men's Varsity Squash Coach at The Lawrenceville School


Mark Price aka Pricey, was born in Melbourne Australia.  He first started out playing racquetball when he was 7 years old and won 4 Australian junior titles in U11 & U13’s.  He had played squash as well but wasn’t till he was 12 that he decided to stop playing racquetball tournaments and Australian Football, to take squash more seriously.  This worked out great, as he went on to represent his state at national championships and was ranked in the top 15 in the country all throughout his junior career.  He joined the men’s professional squash association and started traveling and playing all over the world on the pro tour, reaching a high of 82 in the world.  Since coming over to the States in 2006, he helped build a successful junior and adult program at Westchester Country Club for the last 6 years, including some top ranked junior players that have gone on to play at Brown, Harvard, Williams, Dartmouth and Middlebury.

As the new Head Pro for GNS at Lawrenceville, Pricey will be helping grow membership, teach lessons and increase participation of Adults and Juniors to help LSC become the place to play squash in NJ.


Tyler Smith

Assistant Pro Good Nick Squash LLC at the Lawrenceville Squash Club
Head Squash Coach for The Stuart School - Middle and High School Teams

Tyler, a New Jersey boy, picked up squash at the age of 9 at the Chatham Club learning under Geoff Mitchell.  He had a very successful junior career winning three US National titles in the U'11, U'13 & U'17 divisions.  At the age of 17 he changed directions and decided to focus on his lacrosse career which he had been playing alongside squash since the age of 10.  His athleticism and determination earned him a sport on the Division 1 Lacrosse Team at Hobart College, and later transferred to Salisbury College.  Recently graduating college, Tyler came back to his old roots of squash where he knew he could impact young juniors lives.  His major role at GNS is to head up the newly formed Stuart School Middle and High School squash teams and to continue growing the junior program at the club.  On the side he will be helping local kids and Lawrenceville School students with their Lacrosse.  



Rates

1 Hr Private   $115
45 Min Private   $85
1 Hr Semi-Private $70 per player   $70 / Player

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