Vanessa McPadden will begin her second season as the head coach of the Regals tennis program in 2012.
She took over a program that finished tied for third in the conference
standings in 2009, and finished with 11 victories in 2010.
Coach McPadden has an extensive playing career having earnedv athletic
scholarships to both Baylor (TX) University and the University of
After attending BU for the 1996-97 season she returned to her home state
to play for the Wildcats 1997-2001. At that time she was a nationally
ranked junior in both singles and doubles play.
McPadden completed her undergraduate study at Arizona earning a degree in Business with a minor in Accounting in 2001.
While coaching the Regals she is pursuing her Masters of Business Administration.
In her spare time she Coach McPadden enjoys mountain biking and running.