JACKSON, Miss. – In the first match of its inaugural season, The W men’s tennis team picked up a win at the Millsaps College Tennis Courts. The Owls defeated Louisiana College on Friday evening by a score of 8-1.
The W Athletics Department is mourning the loss today of former men’s and women’s tennis coach Rodney Hartzog. After suffering a severe heart attack in May of this year, followed by multiple surgeries and procedures and a long period of hospitalization, Rod passed away Monday evening, August 27th, 2018. He is survived by his brother Miller and his sister Nancy. More details on arrangements will come shortly.
The Owls Department of Athletics has named tennis veteran Rod Hartzog as the new head coach of The W men's and women's tennis program.