ABOUT THE TEAM
The SCH girls tennis team is committed to the principles of hard work and good sportsmanship in order to foster a lifelong love of tennis. The SCH program supports each student’s interests and needs through individual attention while developing players with a competitive spirit and remaining devoted to the success of their teammates.
Our coaching philosophy includes strategy and skill building while emphasizing fitness training and team practice. We compete against schools within the Inter-Ac League in addition to other independent schools in the Philadelphia area.
Coach Deb Misbin took over the program as the team’s head coach in the fall of 2022 with a competitive record and maintaining a positive culture among the team. Coach Misbin comes to us with 13 years of tennis coaching experience and she is USPTA and PTR certified with special training for students aged 11-18 years old. Maintaining a positive environment among her team while allowing her students to compete without fear of failure is a priority. Coach Misbin has been an active member of USTA, captaining multiple teams to championships. She has also served as the director of tennis at the JCC Camp by the Sea in Margate, NJ, for students aged 6-14. She holds multiple fitness industry certifications and is dedicated to a positive approach to coaching. Coach Misbin pursues a winning mindset while teaching life lessons through her tennis and fitness instruction.