Meet Coach Cole

Coach Cole has been playing and coaching tennis since 1998. He started off as a successful high school player in Oregon and then was given the opportunity to play college tennis for Portland State University and Linfield College. After receiving his undergraduate degree in Physical Education in 2007, he became a certified USPTA tennis teaching professional and was able to teach at tennis clubs in Oregon and California. In 2014 he received his Master’s degree in Teaching and also became a certified PTR tennis teaching professional. Coach Cole enjoys teaching group and private lessons for all skill levels and ages.

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Owner of Tennis with Cole
Professional Achievements
  • District Tennis Champion 1998-2002
  • Oregon State Singles Tennis Finalist 2001
  • Academic All-American Division 1 2003
  • ITA National Team Ranking #23 Division 3 2003
  • Academic Dean’s List Division 3 2006
  • BS Education Linfield College 2007
  • Specialization Physical Education Linfield College 2007
  • Developed Juniors & Adults into Top Rankings 2007-current
  • USPTA Certified in 2009
  • Specialization ABA National University 2014
  • Master of Arts in Teaching National University 2014
  • PTR Certified in 2015
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Title & Positions Held
  • Tennis Director
  • Junior Tennis Director
  • Head Tennis Professional
  • Assistant College Tennis Coach
  • Assistant High School Tennis Coach
  • Assistant Tennis Director
  • Associate Tennis Professional
  • Tennis Business Owner
  • Tennis Director of Non-Profit Organization
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Client in training session hitting tennis ball with racket
Client in training session hitting tennis ball with racket