Tennis (W)

Tennis (W) Coaching Staff

Kent Whitener

Head Coach
Alma Mater: Pfeiffer '05
E-mail: kwhitene20@catawba.edu
Office Phone: (704) 645-4882

Kent Whitener was hired as the Head Coach for Men’s and Women’s Tennis at Catawba in July 2020. He comes to Catawba from Pfeiffer University, where he was head men’s and women’s tennis coach for the past five seasons.

In 2015-16, Whitener guided the Falcon men to the Conference Carolinas finals and earned Coach of the Year honors. The initial season after leaving Division II, Whitener’s 2017-18 squad won the ECAC Championship.

The women’s team reached the CC Tournament semifinals in 2015-16. Whitener mentored numerous all-conference selection, including one Carolinas Conference Player of the Year.

Whitener, who was a top 10 ranked junior, played collegiately at Pfeiffer. Graduating in 2005 with a degree in information systems, Whitener played the top spot for the Falcons and was team MVP.

After his playing career at Pfeiffer, he worked at the Van Der Meer World Class Academy in Hilton Head, S.C. While there, Whitener worked with several national ranked juniors that went on to compete at the highest Division I levels.

In 2009, he became the Director of Tennis at the Rockbridge Club in Columbia, S.C., where he stayed until joining Pfeiffer. Whitener led all areas of tennis from large adult and junior tournaments to the highest level of college tennis.

A native of Newton, N.C., Whitener is a certified PTR Professional, USTA Rated 5.0. He and his wife, Alisa, have a son, Grant.


Clincy Trammell

Assistant Coach
E-mail: ctrammel20@catawba.edu
Office Phone: (704) 645-4882

Clincy Trammell IV, MBA/MHRM currently serves as an Adjunct Instructor and Assistant Coach for Men’s and Women’s Tennis at Catawba. He comes to Catawba from University Of Arkansas Pine Bluff, a Division I school, where he was the Assistant Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach. Trammell has worked as a Club Pro for many years to students of all ages.

As a player, Trammell was in the top five in the state of Arkansas in Boys18's and under division. Also, he held regional and southern rankings while transitioning to collegiate competition at Tuskegee University.

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«September 2021»
12
September 2

Soccer (W) FRANCIS MARION 4-0

Soccer (M) MOUNT OLIVE 2-1

3
September 3

Volleyball v. Seton Hill 3-1

Volleyball v. Northwood 0-3

4
September 4

Cross Country FLEET FEET INVITE (Community Park) M-1st;W-3rd

Volleyball v. Seton Hill 3-1

Volleyball v. Northwood 0-3

Football ERSKINE 37-27

Soccer (W) @ King 2-1

5
September 5

Soccer (M) BARTON 4-0

678
September 8

Volleyball MOUNT OLIVE 2-3

Soccer (M) @ USC Aiken 1-0

9
September 9

Development Soccer (W) vs. BARTON COLLEGE 2-1

Soccer (W) COLUMBUS STATE 1-1

10
September 10

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 1-3

11
September 11

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational - Day 1 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational - Day 1 

Soccer (M) BELMONT ABBEY 2-1

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 3-0

Football WINSTON-SALEM ST.  (Parking Info) 28-6

12
September 12

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational - Day 2 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational - Day 2 

13
September 13

Golf (W) @ Full Moon BBQ Inv. - Day 1 (Timberline GC) 

Golf (M) @ Full Moon BBQ Inv. - Day 1 (Timberline GC) 

14
September 14

Golf (W) @ Full Moon BBQ Inv. - Day 2 (Timberline GC) 6th of 8

Golf (M) @ Full Moon BBQ Inv. - Day 2 (Timberline GC) 9th of 9

15
September 15

Soccer (W) @ Chowan 5-1

Soccer (M) CONVERSE 4-4

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September 18

Cross Country @ Converse Kickoff (Milliken Research Park) M-4th;W-6th

Football BARTON 17-10

Tennis (M) @ North Greenville 4-3

Tennis (W) @ North Greenville 6-1

Soccer (W) ANDERSON 4-0

Volleyball LIMESTONE 3-0

Soccer (M) ANDERSON 1-1

1920
September 20

Development Soccer (W) @ Lenior Rhyne University 2-1

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September 22

Soccer (W) @ USC Aiken 6-0

Volleyball EMORY & HENRY 3-0

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September 24

Volleyball @ Coker 3-0

Development Soccer (W) @ Gardner Webb University 1-2

25
September 25

Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 1-2

Football @ Wingate, ccd. 6 p.m.

Volleyball WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 7-0

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September 27

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 1 (GC of Bristol) 

Golf (W) @ King Invitational - Day 1 (GC of Bristol) 

Development Soccer (W) vs. Lenior Rhyne University 1-1

28
September 28

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 2 (GC of Bristol) 0-0

Golf (W) @ King Invitational - Day 2 (GC of Bristol) 0-0

29
September 29

Soccer (W) WINGATE 1-0

Volleyball QUEENS 3-2

Soccer (M) WINGATE 1-2

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