2018 Women's Tennis
Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 AAC: 0-0
 
 
 
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Chad Simpson
Head Coach
4th Season
Alma Mater - Liberty University (VA)
 
Chad Simpson is entering his fourth season as head coach of the Point men's and women's tennis teams.  In his third season as head women's coach in 2016-17, Simpson led the Skyhawks to a school-record six dual-match victories and a 3-5 conference record, also a school record.
 
 
On the men's side, the Skyhawks recorded two consecutive fifth-place finishes at the NCCAA National Tournament and brought in 39 dual-match victories in his first three years.  Simpson led Point to a number two ranking in the NCCAA in 2015, and he mentored Rafa Hewett to three consecutive All-AAC selections and Asad Siyyid to a place on the 2016 All-AAC Freshman team and an All-AAC award in 2017.
 
 
Point also has excelled in the classroom as well, with 19 ITA Scholar Athletes, five NAIA Scholar Team Awards and three ITA Scholar Team Awards.
 
 
Coach Simpson has coached elite juniors as a private coach and working camps under the direction of Brad Dancer, the head tennis coach at the University of Illinois, and Chuck Kreise, former head coach and NCAA Coach of the Year at Clemson University.
 
 
Before coming to Point, Simpson served as the Athletic Director and Physical Education teacher at Countryside School in Champaign, Ill. from 2011-2014. He also served as an Assistant Tennis Professional at the Champaign Country Club for seven summer seasons.  Simpson is certified as a United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Elite Professional.
 
 
Simpson earned his Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from Liberty University in 2010, and also competed for four years at NCAA Division I Liberty, where he was able to break career records for singles and doubles wins.  Simpson was a two-time team captain and named to the 2010 All-Big South Doubles team.  He holds a Master's Degree in Sports Administration.
 
 
Simpson and his wife, Emily, reside in LaGrange, Georgia, with their three-year old son Josiah, and one-year old daughter, Abigail.
 
 
 
2018 Women's Tennis Roster
Roster for 2018 Women's Tennis Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Martina BelloniJR5-2Palamos, SpainPfeiffer University (N.C.)
Eman CohenSO5-6Columbus, Ga.Hardaway H.S.
Esther de MiguelFR5-3Snellville, Ga.Brookwood High School
Katie LarckSO5-6Champaign, Ill.Parkland Comm. College (Ill.)
Maddi MarlerFR5-5Alpharetta, Ga.Cambridge High School
Luz PadillaSR5-3Tucuman, ArgentinaCalumet College of St. Joseph (Ind.)
Coaches
Chad Simpson Image
Head Coach
4th season
Alma Mater - Liberty University (VA)
 
Assistant Coach
1st season
Alma Mater - University of Georgia
 
 
 
 
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