1st year at BVU
Rick Halverson will begin his first year as head men’s and women’s tennis coach for the Beavers this fall.
He comes to campus after having served as the head women’s tennis coach at Olivet College (Mich.) for the 2012-13 year. Prior to his time there, he was assistant men’s and women’s tennis coach at his alma mater of Michigan Technological University for five years where he was in charge of several duties ranging from coaching and recruiting to strength and conditioning sessions, scouting and budgeting. In June of 2011, he became the assistant general manager/tennis professional at the Michigan Tech Gates Tennis Center.
Halverson earned his bachelors of science degree in biology in 2010. During his time there, he was also a member of the Huskies tennis team where he earned honorable mention all-conference accolades in 2007 and served as a team captain in his senior campaign.