| Jacob Eddins
Eddins comes to Western Carolina after a year as the Assistant Coach at Pitt.
Prior to his time at Pitt, Eddins spent one year as a Volunteer Assitant at Cornell University and three years in the same position at Marshall for the women's tennis program. During his time at Marshall, he helped guide the team to a national ranking as high as No. 28 and its fourth consecutive Mid-American Conference championship before the Thundering Herd entered Conference USA.
Eddins has also coached in junior development programs over the past nine years. He spent two years as the Head Tennis Pro at Guyan Golf and Country Club in his native Huntington, W.Va, and was most recently the Assistant Director at the Allegheny Country Club in Pittsburgh, PA prior to coaching at Pitt. Before his time at Marshall, he was a two-time
West Virginia high school state singles champion, as well as the state champion in doubles his senior year.
Eddins is married to head WCU coach Michaela Kissell-Eddins. The couple had their first child in December of 2012.