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Levi Patton

Most overall wins at Belhaven University as the Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach – 207-113. Most wins as the women’s coach and 2nd to Coach Charlie Rugg on the men’s side.

2014 Southern College Coach of the Year – Includes NCAA D1, D2 and D3, NAIA and JUCO

2008 Mississippi Rookie Pro of the Year

2008 Southern Rookie Pro of the Year

2014 – #8 ranking – Highest ranking in over 20 years for the men’s team

2014 – First time men ranked inside top 10 in over 20 years

2011 – First time in school history women’s program ranked

2016 –  #5 ranking – Highest ranking for the women’s team and first time in the top 10 in program history.

2016 – #2 ranking – Highest ranking for the men’s team since National Championship in 1983

2016 – First National Tournament appearance for the women’s team in program history.  

18’s Southern Closed Coach

11 NAIA All-Americans

5 NCCAA All – Americans – Total All-Americans 16

21 NAIA All-Conference Players

8 NAIA All-Academic Teams

2 NCAA ASC Conference All Academic Honor Roll Teams

10 NCAA ASC Conference scholar athletes 

50 scholar-athletes

9 Teams Ranked/Receiving Votes

Southern States Athletic Conference Runner-Up 2013 and 2014 – Men

NCCAA Final Four –  2016 Women

3 National Championship Appearances NAIA

2 National Championship Appearances NCCAA – 1 men, 1 women

6 time USTA Southern Cup Coach

USPTA Elite Professional

USTA Official, Referee and ITA certified 

Team Head Pro

Prince Pro Team

Tennis Pro – Castlewoods Country Club

Tennis Pro – River Hills Club

Tennis Pro – Reservoir YMCA

Head Coaching Experience NAIA, NCAA, NCCAA

Adjunct Professor Business Administration/Sports Administration – Belhaven University

Member of Gadsden State CC Tennis Team 2000-2002

Member of Belhaven University Tennis Team 2002-2004

Associates of Science in Management – Gadsden State CC

Bachelor of Science in Management – Belhaven University

Master of Science in Management – Belhaven University

Member of Belhaven University Cross Country Team 2003-2004

Co-Founder Victors Homeschool Tennis – Jackson, MS

Tournament Director