Snead State Community College has announced that Grant’s Matt Holaday will be the new head coach for the Lady Parsons tennis team.
“We are excited to have Coach Holaday join the Parson coaching staff. With his vast experience and knowledge, I believe he will be a great asset to the athletic department and will join us in assisting our tennis student-athletes to a promising future as college graduates,” said Athletic Director Mark Richard.
Coach Holaday received two Bachelor degrees from Jacksonville State University and a Masters degree from the University of Alabama. He graduated from Guntersville High School.
Prior to coming to Snead State, Coach Holaday served as the head coach for both boys’ and girls’ tennis teams for Guntersville City School and Madison Academy. He will continue to teach at Guntersville Middle School.
He also had two brief stints as the head coach at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
“I am honored and excited to become part of Snead State, and look forward to building upon such an outstanding program,” said Coach Holaday.
2013 FALL TENNIS SCHEDULE
9-17 Stillman College, 3:30 p.m. at SSCC
10-12 Shorter, 1 p.m. at the Gadsden Tennis Center
11-2 Meridan, 11:00 a.m. at Meridan
2014 SPRING TENNIS SCHEDULE
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIME
Feb 1 Faulkner Faulkner 10:00 a.m.
Feb 8 Dalton State Dalton State 1:00 p.m
Feb 11 Meridan Meridan CANCELLED
Feb 15 Marion MI Snead State 1:00 p.m.
Feb 21 Meridan Snead State 1:00 p.m.
Feb 22 Marion MI Marion MI 10:00 a.m.
Feb 22 Judson Marion MI 2:00 p.m.
Feb 25 Itawamba Itawamba 2:00 p.m.
Mar 1 Judson Snead State 1:00 p.m.
Mar 6 Faulkner Snead State 2:00 p.m.
Mar 8 Stillman Stillman 1:00 p.m.
Mar 15 Hartford Oxford 11:00 a.m.
Mar 15 Oxford Oxford After Hartford
Mar 31 GHS GHS 3:00 p.m.
Apr 3 Itawamba Snead 2:00 p.m.
Apr 5 AL A&M A&M 1:00 p.m.
TBA Stillman Snead State TBA
Apr 11-12 ACCC Tournament Point Mallard Decatur, AL TBA
May 3-9 Nationals Tyler, TX