As a player, Lex was a member of the US Junior National team and worked with coaches Gabe Jaramillo, Nick Saviano, Stan Smith and Nick Bollettieri. He also coached WTA top 5 player Vera Zvonareva, as well as, top 20 ATP US player Vincent Spadea. Lex owns and operates both adult and junior programs in western Massachusetts with his father Art Carrington, who currently runs them.
Lex looks forward to seeing you out at the courts. He will be there often with his family. His wife Marria (pronounced Mariah) is a tennis player and golfer, he has an 18 year old daughter Safiya who is a freshman at LSU on full scholarship for tennis and has had a WTA Pro ranking high of 715 at age 17, a 15 year daughter Noor who is a national level tennis player, and 12 year old son Ibby who is a competitive golfer and tennis player.