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. 

2016:

Peachtree Open Winner

2015:

Paddleplayer.com Winner

2015/2:

Shadow Lake Invitational Winner

2013:

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

2012:

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

2012/2:

Indianapolis Open Winner

2011:

Illinois State Championshisp Winner

2010:

Chicago Charities Winner

2009:

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.

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