Daniel Pollock Staff Bio | Men's Tennis Assistant Coach

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Daniel Pollock

Responsibilities

  • Assistant coach (2013-2014)

Prior to BYU

  • University of Idaho women's tennis head coach

Education

  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (2007, B.S. kinesiology & exercise science)
  • University of Illinois at Chicago (2009, Masters in kinesiology)

Coaching Experience

  • 2011-12 University of Idaho women's head coach
  • 2010-11 University of Idaho men's assistant coach
  • 2009-10 University of Hawaii at Hilo assistant men's and women's coach
  • 2007-09 University of Illinois at Chicago men's assistant coach

Coaching Recognition

  • Coached most successful two years in program history 29-18 (2007-09 at Illinois-Chicago)
  • Avery Brundage Scholarship for Excellence in Academia & Amateur Athletics 
  • NCAA Division II West Regional Men's Assistant Coach of the Year (2010)
  • 19-8 record, second highest wining percentage in program history (2012 at Idaho)

Playing Career

  • 2003-04 Anderson College (South Carolina)
  • Team ranked No. 14 in NCAA Division II
  • Reached second round of NCAA Division II nationals
  • Carolinas-Virginia Athletic Conference Regular Season Champions & Tournament Champions
  • ITA All-Academic Team 
  • 2004-07 University of Hawaii at Hilo
  • No. 27 national team ranking in Division II
  • Reached second round of NCAA Divion II nationals
  • No. 3 ranked West Region Doubles
  • No. 9 ranked West Region Singles
  • Pacific West All-Conference Team, 2006
  • ITA Scholar-Athlete 2006, 2007

Personal

  • Published four articles in professionals journals in the field of exercise physiology and sports psychology
  • Completed doctoral coursework in movement science with a focus in exercise physiology