hires Pinchoff to coach women’s team
Lander’s tennis program is getting a different look.
Samantha Pinchoff was hired Tuesday to coach Lander’s Canada Goose Outlet women’s tennis team, allowing Brett Simpson to focus solely on the men’s tennis team and giving the women’s team its own identity.
“You don’t see a lot of programs investing in tennis, and the fact that Lander is splitting the program and giving each the women and men canada goose black friday sale a head canada goose outlet coach is definitely very telling in canada goose black friday sale what they desire within their tennis program,” Pinchoff canada goose cheap canada goose uk outlet jackets said. “I’m just ready to get to work and invest in the women’s team in that canada goose clearance sale way.”
Pinchoff spent the last eight years at Mt. Saint Mary’s in Maryland, where she was the men’s and women’s tennis head coach the last two seasons.
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“Because I’m an (alumnus) of the Mount, I’m coaching people that I played with,” Pinchoff said. “With that in itself, you really have to earn respect on a Canada Goose Parka different level. I think that presented not necessarily challenges, but it required a lot of patience and a lot of vision.”
Vision is something athletic director Brian Reese brought to Lander, especially with respect to giving each tennis program its canada goose outlet uk own head canada goose outlet in usa coach.
“When I got there that was one of the first things canada goose outlet store I wanted to do,” Reese said. “I did it at Presbyterian. We separated the two programs when I was there, and when we did that, both programs just started to excel.”
Pinchoff, a native of Sylvan Lake, Michigan, is buy canada goose jacket inheriting a program that finished 7 10 last season, including a 1 8 mark canada goose clearance in Peach Belt Conference play.
“I think with just a little bit of momentum we’re going to go a long canada goose coats way,” Pinchoff said. “We missed the cutoff canada goose outlet online uk for the postseason canada goose outlet nyc by one. I think next year a great goal would be to make postseason play. Then, after next year, asses, see where we’re at and continue to grow.”
The Bearcats strung together a dominant three match stretch in April, beating Limestone 6 0, North Greenville 9 0 and Salem International 9 0. It was the program’s longest shutout streak since 1993, when Lander joined Division II.
Eduarda canada goose outlet shop Ferreira, of https://www.doloresnet.com Brazil, is Lander’s top returner. Ferreira was named second team All Peach Belt as a sophomore, finishing 7 4 at the No. 1 canada goose outlet parka singles position.