Ellis Ferreira (born 19 February 1970 in Pretoria, South Africa) is a former professional male tennis player from South Africa. He played collegiately at theUniversity of Alabama, earning all-SEC and all-American honors. He won 2 Grand Slam doubles titles, the Men’s title at the 2000 Australian Open withRick Leach and the mixed doubles at the Australian Open with Corina Morariuin 2001. Ferreira was named the Senior Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Head Coach at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, in July 2007. Ferreira is now the co-owner of the Eagleton/ Ferreira Tennis Academy on Longboat Key in Florida (www.eftennis.com).