7th year at BVU
Siebens Center L-10G
Kevin McCadams enters his seventh season at Buena Vista in the fall of 2012. He is the head coach for both the men's and women's tennis teams and is also the University's Director of Intramurals.
McCadams has turned both program's around in recent years, as the women won five matches in 2011-12 and its seventh-place finish in the conference standings was its highest since 1998. The men have also finished in the top-seven of the league standings for the second straight season, marking the first time it has done that since 2000-01.
McCadams, also a United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) certified teaching professional, brings over 24 years of experience with the USPTA on national and sectional level players. He has coached over 10 state champions in singles and doubles throughout the Midwest section. He has served as a tennis instructor for all age groups and has been Managing Director of Tennis for some of the largest athletic clubs in the Midwest section. Prior to moving to Iowa, he served as the racquet sports coordinator at the Five Seasons Sports Country Club in Dayton, Ohio for four years.
In addition to his vast experience with private athletic clubs, McCadams has had valuable experiences in higher education. He has conducted tennis programs for students at Wright State University in Dayton and has served as an assistant tennis coach at the University of Evansville in Evansville, Indiana. He played collegiately at the University of Tennessee-Martin and Bethel College.
McCadams has recently served on the Central Rankings Committee, representing the Iowa Conference in men's tennis in both the spring of 2010 & 2011.