Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MAY 20, 2013
Jon Reeves

Volunteer Assistant
Third Season
OU Coaching Staff

Jon Reeves is in his third season as the volunteer assistant for the University of Oklahoma men's tennis team.
"I am thrilled to be at OU and working with Coach Roddick and Coach Hodge," Reeves said. "They have assembled a great group of young men here at OU and I look forward to doing my part to help develop this team."

Reeves is in his 22nd year of coaching.
From 2006 to 2012, Reeves was the owner and president of Reeves Tennis & Fitness, Inc., in Newnan, Ga., where he oversaw player development from beginning levels to national-level training. As of Aug. 2012, the business remains open only for camps.
In summer 2011, Reeves was the Director of Tennis at Glenmore Country Club in Charlottesville, Va., and was the volunteer assistant for Auburn University's men's tennis team from 2010 to 2011.
From 2005 to 2006, Reeves worked as an academy coach at the Roddick-Morros International Tennis Academy in San Antonio, Texas. This is where he first met Sooners' head coach John Roddick. At the academy, Reeves was a traveling coach for academy athletes and worked in player development. He worked exclusively with Olga Govortsova at the beginning of her career. Govortsova is now No. 54 in the Women's Tennis Association ranking.
From Dec. 2004 to 2005, Reeves was the assistant women's tennis coach at the University of Virginia. There, he worked specifically in recruiting and player development. He also oversaw the women's tennis program during the hiring process for the new head coach.
Reeves was the assistant women's tennis coach at Virginia Tech from Aug. 2004 to Dec. 2004.

He was the assistant women's tennis coach at The College of William & Mary from 2003 to 2004. While he was there, William & Mary reached its highest Intercollegiate Tennis Association team ranking at No. 8 and won the Colonial Athletic Association conference team championships. The team also produced two All-Americans.
From 2002 to 2003, Reeves was the Director of High Performance Coaching at the Peachtree City Tennis Center in Peachtree City, Ga. There, he developed 15 United States Tennis Association nationally-ranked juniors.

 The Reeves File
 Hometown  St. Louis, Mo.
 College  Univ. of South Carolina, 1993

 Coaching Experience
 2012-Present, Oklahoma Men's Volunteer Asst.
 2010-11, Auburn Men's Volunteer Assistant
 2005-06, Roddick-Morros Tennis Academy
 2004-05, Virginia Women's Assistant Coach
 2003-04, William & Mary Women's Asst. Coach
 2002-03, Peachtree City Tennis Center Coach
 2000-02, UCLA Women's Assistant Coach
 1999-00, Weil Tennis Academy Coach
 1997-99, ACE Tennis Academy Coach
 Playing Experience
 1989-93, University of South Carolina

Reeves got his collegiate coaching start at the University of California-Los Angeles as the assistant women's tennis coach from 2000 to 2002. While he was there, the team reached many milestones, including an ITA No. 4 ranking in 2002 and No. 27 ranking in 2001. The team also produced nine All-Americans while he was there.
From 1999 to 2000, Reeves was the Co-Director of Tennis at Weil Tennis Academy in Ojai, Calif., where he worked in player development for nationally-ranked juniors. While there, he had three students ranked in the top 10 in the U.S.
From 1997 to 1999, Reeves was the Vice President and Director of the ACE National Team at the ACE Tennis Academy in Atlanta, Ga.
The Missouri native played tennis at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C., from 1989 to 1993 under Coach Kent Demars.
Reeves has many other coaching accomplishments, including coaching four WTA-ranked tennis players. He has been certified for a USTA High Performance Coaching Program since 2001 and has been a certified U.S. Professional Tennis Association member since 1997. He has coached eight USTA junior national champions. Reeves has also coached 18 boys and 19 girls to tennis scholarships at Division I universities.




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