Jerry Noyce played varsity tennis at the University of Minnesota (UM) and coached the varsity men's tennis team for 15 years. As co-founder of the UM Baseline Club, Jerry was instrumental in endowing all men's tennis scholarships at UM and securing significant contributions to construct an on campus tennis facility. As a tennis professional, Jerry coached playing professionals David Wheaton and Ann Henricksson. Here he discusses what coaches look for in their recruits.
Leave a Comment
More Recruiting 101 Articles
22-May-2013 College Tennis in the Ivy League
At Scholarship For Athletes, we get asked a lot of questions regarding
the Ivy League schools, how they work, how they recruit, and what the
coaches are looking for. We asked some questions to a few Ivy League
men's coaches and here is what we found.
15-Apr-2013 Spring Signing Week '13: Academic Alert
Whether you are signing to join a team in the fall or are just
starting to think about doing it in the future, you need to make sure
your academics have a high level of priority. Regardless of how great
your tennis is, you still need good grades to get into college.
2-Apr-2013 Countdown: Division III Tennis on the Rise
More and more top-tier players are signing to Division III schools, a trend which is quickly increasing the quality of that division. Scholarship for Athletes talks with Middlebury head coach Bob Hansen to better understand how competitive Division III tennis has become.
Scholarship for Athletes
is an independent consulting company that guides high school athletes
and their families through the recruiting process while assisting with
the scholarship search and negotiation process. Alongside consulting,
SFA consistently provides educational content, such as this
to high school athletes and their families.