Tiger Teusink - Holland, Michigan
Tiger has coached tennis for 42 years with 34 years at Holland High School. He averaged 48-50 players on each of the boys and girls squads and his teams won 78% of matches played. All members of his JV teams played at least one set in each match. Added to a 27-year basketball-coaching career, he is also a certified PTR professional, college coach and previous tennis club manager and teaching professional.
Tiger's tip for successful practices: Set up players in a group of 10-12 per court with a varsity player as the leader to run the Control Drill. He also recommends staggered practice times to accommodate all players.