Jamie is our TCSP Tennis Director and played tennis for Pacific Lutheran University (PLU). He went undefeated in singles and doubles play his Junior and Senior years at PLU with an impressive record of 48 wins and no losses. He also won the NAIA District Championships in singles and doubles play. Now, USPTA (P-1) and Cross-Fit certified, Jamie brings over 20 years of high level teaching experience to the tennis court.
Jamie was the Boys Varsity coach at Mercer Island High School. During his 3 years as coach Mercer Island won 3 state titles. He was named Coach of the Year in 2011 and 2012. He was also awarded USPTA Coach of the Year in 2011. His team also received the Sportsmanship Award in 2011 and 2012.
Jamie has experienced enormous success mentoring players at all levels. Off the tennis court Jamie’s other passion is music. For nearly two decades Jamie has been a member of the nationally acclaimed vocal group “The Coats”. He is also experienced in modern stroke mechanics, core fitness training, cross-fit training, and plyometrics. Several students of Jamie’s have gone on to play college tennis with tennis scholarships.
Jamie’s enthusiasm and ability to build instant rapport with his students combined with his entertainment background makes him a BIG HIT on the tennis court!