After securing an interview for a teaching and tennis-coaching position at Allegan High School in the spring of 1974, Gary Ellis thought it would be a good idea to do some research.
ome strong play in the doubles flights helped lead the Allegan boys’ tennis team to a successful showing at its home invitational on Saturday, Sept. 22.
The final tune-up prior to the Wolverine Conference Tournament didn’t go the way members of the Allegan boys’ tennis team would have liked as the Tigers settled for a 4-4 tie with Zeeland East.
It was a family affair for the Harringtons at the Grand Haven Open on Sunday, July 2.
It’s been said that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
That certainly appears to be the case when it comes to Allegan girls’ tennis coach Jen Aldrich and her daughter Aly.
The United States Tennis Association announced its 2016 No-Cut Coach All-Star Team.
Allegan’s Gary Ellis was among the honorees.
One-time bitter adversaries reluctantly joined forces and, in doing so, conquered the world.
Okay, so maybe that’s a little over the top.
With a young team featuring only two seniors, Allegan boys’ tennis coach Gary Ellis figured his squad would go through its share of growing pains, especially early in the season.
The state championship Otsego’s Luke Ford had long coveted was within his grasp.
Otsego senior Luke Ford has had quite the storied tennis career.