2016 IHSTeCA Indiana Tennis Convention
Additional sponsor: Indiana
Coaches of Girls Sports Association.
Dates are Feb. 4-5-6, 2015
IRC on Dean Road
Registration Link to the Right!
Hotel Information also to the Right
above to Registrar
2016 Coaches clinic! After 2-2-16, you will have to register
at the IRC when you walk in the door.
(Include 2016 Membership):
$130 for full clinic
out of state
Full Speaker Below (Will update as more confirmed)!
Thursday, February 4 (6 p.m. to 10 p.m.)
6:00 to 7:15 p.m. = BECOME A BETTER SINGLES PLAYER (Scott Riggle, DePauw University) This session will be full of simple but proven tips that you can use immediately to help your players understand singles strategies and tactics better
7:15 to 8:30 p.m. = IHSTeCA COACHES CORNER DRILLS (Will include Alyssa Mills of Evansville North, Matt Moade of Princeton, Scott Yarbrough of Jasper, and two more coaches)
8:30 to 10:00 p.m. = FUN DOUBLES FOR COACHES ... stick around and play some fun doubles socially
Friday, February 5 (All Day)
7:00 a.m. = Registration
7:45 a.m. = Welcome
8:00 to 8:30 a.m. = IHSAA assistant commissioner Chris Kaufman will provide an overview of the new rules that explain what you can do with your teams/players during the Summer, during the School Year In Season, and during the School Year Out of Season. This is Rule 15 of the IHSAA Bylaws, and he will explain and answer questions.
8:45 to 9:30 a.m. = ADDING MORE LIVE BALL DRILLS TO YOUR PRACTICES ... Craig Bottorff (Castle HS)
8:45 to 9:30 a.m. = HANDLING DIFFICULT SITUATIONS ON AND OFF THE COURT ... Kerry Mumaw (Homestead HS)
9:45 to 10:40 a.m. = ICGSA COACHES CORNER DRILLS (Will include Doug Porter of Marion, Tony Pitt of Madison-Grant, and Scott Hottell (Angola), and one more coach)
9:45 to 10:30 a.m. = WARM-UP SEQUENCE FOR LESSER EXPERIENCED PLAYERS ... Michael Hower (Adams Central HS)
10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. = Lunch at Joe's Crab Shack
Coaching Awards / brief General Meeting
12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. = District Meetings
1:15 to 2:15 p.m. = THE MORE THE MERRIER: HOW TO WORK WITH BIG GROUPS ON A COURT ... Tim Cleland (Delta HS)
1:15 to 2:15 p.m. = WHAT YOUR PLAYERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COLLEGE TENNIS ... Panel of several Indiana college coaches, including Ryan Miller (Hanover), Jini Morgan (Taylor), and others
2:30 to 3:30 p.m. = CHAMPION SHORT GAME: KEYS TO A BETTER SHORT BALL, VOLLEY, OVERHEAD ... Shawn Huck (Tennis Director at Empowered Sports Club in Fort Wayne)
2:30 to 3:30 p.m. = SPORTSMANSHIP AND CHARACTER BUILDING: VICTORY WITH HONOR ... Bill Lange (48 years as high school coach in Illinois)
3:45 to 4:45 p.m. = DOUBLES STRATEGIES AND FORMATIONS ... Bill Mountford (SB St. Joseph HS)
3:45 to 4:45 p.m. = COACHES BREAKOUT SESSIONS .... Topics such as How to Organize Challenge Matches and Set Your Lineup ... How to Build Your Schedule ... and "PREHAB: How to Prevent Common Injuries" ... and other general interest topics will be offered in 20-minute or 30-minute breakouts. Coaches can participate in the ones they're interested in.
6:30 p.m. = Social Hour for Hall of Fame Banquet at the Holiday Inn Indianapolis North
7:00 to 9:00 p.m. = HALL OF FAME BANQUET ... Keynoter Luke Jensen ... Inductees Dora Hubbard of Gary, Margo Stevenson and Sara Jane Stevenson of Evansville, Mark Reilly of Jeffersonville, and David Held of Indianapolis
Saturday, February 6 (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
6:00 to 8:00 a.m. = Coaches Fun Doubles
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. = Luke Jensen will present a 90-minute on-court session!
10:10 to 11:00 a.m. = STRENGTH, QUICKNESS AND AGILITY EXERCISES FOR YOUR TEAMS ... Presenter not confirmed
11:10 to Noon = PREPARING JV AND FRESHMEN PLAYERS FOR FUTURE VARSITY ROLES ... Mark Noe (Indianapolis Cathedral)
12:10 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. = TOPIC UNDETERMINED ... Presenter not confirmed
E Pennsylvania Parkway
Indianapolis, IN 46280
Rate is $99 per night
Includes Grab and Go breakfast
(hot breakfast sandwich, fruit,
granola bar, drinks)
for free for all in room each morning
Cutoff date for guaranteed rate
To book online guest can go to
enter in group
they can call 317-574-4600,