Men's Tennis Coaching Staff
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Tyler Ault will begin his third season as the head coach of the Defiance College Yellow Jacket men’s and women’s tennis programs in 2015-16.
A 2010 graduate of DC, Ault was a two-time All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference team award winner for the Yellow Jackets men’s tennis program in 2009 and 2010. His experience as a student-athlete and his leadership on the tennis courts for the Purple and Gold added to the transition into the head coach of the programs.
As a student-athlete, Ault graduated holding the Yellow Jackets men’s tennis record with 102 wins in his career. The Oregon, Ohio native was a four-year letterwinner for the Yellow Jackets and was the team captain for three years. Ault also served as a student assistant coach for one season. In addition, Ault served on the NCAA Student Athlete Advisory Council for two years and was also a DC Ambassador and college representative.
After graduating from Defiance College, Ault spent two years working as a revenue cycle analyst at ProMedica, as well as a part-time instructor at the University of Toledo.
Ault earned his Bachelor’s degree in business administration with a minor in information technology in 2010. Ault went on to earn his Master’s degree from the University of Toledo in business administration with a specialization in leadership.
Tyler is engaged to Julie Katschke, an admissions counselor at DC, and they currently reside in Toledo, Ohio.