Meet our Directors and our INTENSE team!
Andy Findlay is the CEO & founder of Intense Tennis Camps. He has been the director for 28 years and has over 54 years of tennis experience. He is also the Tennis Director at Lake Shore Country Club and Junior Development Director at Westwood Racquet Club. Findlay brings confidence, determination, engagement, professionalism, imagination, intensity, resilience, respect, toughness and magic of Intense Tennis Camps to Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.
Andy Findlay is a Mercyhurst College graduate where he posted a 81 - 32 singles and 72 - 27 doubles recored, while advancing to the NAIA National Quarter Finals twice. He was a 5-time All-American and Academic All-American.
Honors & Awards:
Findlay has attended 50 USTA national workshops. In 1999, he completed the USTA's High Performance Coaches Seminar program in Miami. Also in 1999, Andy passed the USTA's Sport Science, Level 1 & 2 testing. As a USPTA Elite Professional, Andy has completed USPTA Continuing Education requirements for life. Currently, he serves on the USTA Middle States Coaches Commission and is the PIAA D10 Girls' Tournament Director. Findlay is also the current Tennis Director at Lake Shore Country Club in Fairview Pennsylvania.
Matt Meredith is a 1992 ROCK graduate and was a 2 time team MVP, 3 year letterman & 4 time captain during his playing years. He is well educated in doubles with a 38 - 20 total record. Matt Meredith began his coaching career at Slippery Rock University in 1996. He sports 35+ years of teaching experience in the game of tennis. In 2011, he launched a very comprehensive 10 & Under Tennis Program, where he was later recognized as the 2011 National USTA/ITA QuickStart Tennis Provider-of-the-Year Award. In his 23 seasons as the Head Women's Coach, he has compiled 319 wins. He is a 6 time PSAC Coach-of-the-Year and has claimed the ITA East Region's top honor in 2002 & 2008.
2019 ROCK Women's Tennis Record:
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