Jacob McMindes Hired as Trinity Women's Tennis Coach

Jacob McMindes Hired as Trinity Women's Tennis Coach

(Story courtesy of the Trinity University website)

SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Jacob McMindes has been promoted to be the Head Coach of Trinity's women's tennis team.

Coach McMindes was the assistant coach of the Tiger men’s and women’s tennis teams last season, and has been Trinity's men's tennis assistant since 2009. 

Prior to joining the Tiger athletics staff, Coach McMindes played four seasons with the University of Incarnate Word, graduating with a degree in engineering management in 2009.  He was a First Team All-Heartland Conference player, and made Second Team All-Region in doubles. 

As the Tiger assistant coach, McMindes has won the ITA West Region Assistant Coach of the Year award for both the men's and women's teams.  He won the men's assistant honor in 2011, then won again this past year for his leadership with the Trinity women.

A native of San Antonio, Coach McMindes graduated from Samuel Clemens High School.  His older brother, Russell, is the Trinity men's tennis head coach, and was the Tiger women's head coach in 2011-12.