Men's Tennis Coaching Staff
Tyler Ault
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Tyler Ault
Head Coach

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.

Men's Tennis Coaching Staff
Tyler Ault
Head Coach
Cord Speelman
Assistant Coach