Newspaper Covers Retirement of Tennis Coach Crosby

June 18, 2009

One of Saint Leo University’s outstanding role models is retiring this summer after a long career. Tennis Coach Tim Crosby has spent 39 year as the men’s tennis coach, and 37 years as the women’s. In that time, he has coached almost 300 students. Crosby joined the staff of Saint Leo College in 1967, following his graduation the same year, and moved into coaching tennis in 1969. (Photo by Mike Carlson.)

Tampa Tribune sportswriter Ira Kaufman detailed the coach’s impressive career in a feature story published June 18. Click here to read Kaufman’s piece:

Fans of the coach should also visit the SLU Athletics site to read more and to see photos from Crosby’s career. Click here: