Alex Bancila

Alex is the General Manager and VP of Marketing for Viking Athletics.  He got his Bachelor of Science and MBA degrees from Fordham University in New York where he received a full athletic scholarship.  He lettered in tennis and squash and was the Rams' number one singles and doubles player in tennis and alternated between the number 2 and number 1 position in squash.  Prior to that, Alex had earned a top 10 ITF world ranking in singles and doubles and has coached tennis at the ITF, WTA, and ATP levels.  He is also the co-counder of the Elite Platform Tennis camps which have been the largest pre-season camps in the country for five years running, with over 1,500 participants to date.  Alex resides in Lake Bluff, IL with his wife and two children and in his free time enjoys watching sports, rock music and concerts, traveling, reading, and grilling in his backyard. 


Peachtree Open Winner

2015: Winner


Shadow Lake Invitational Winner


Finished the year #4 on the APTA Men's Open ranking


Finished the year #3 on the APTA Men's Open Ranking


Indianapolis Open Winner


Illinois State Championshisp Winner


Chicago Charities Winner


Atlantic Classic and Long Island Invitational Winner

2009 & 2008:

Soundshore Invitational Winner

Fun Facts

Originally from Bucharest, Romania. Trilingual in Romanian, English, and Portuguese. Has an MBA from Fordham University.