Matt Houser has been playing competitive tennis since the age of nine. As a junior growing up in Vancouver, WA, he represented the Pacific Northwest in Junior Team Tennis, placing nationally in 2001, 2003, and 2007. During that time he also established a strong high-school career as a District Champion and four-time All-Conference Player for Evergreen High School. Matt was recruited to play tennis at Willamette University where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and was a four-year tennis starter and three-year team captain for the Bearcats. Playing number one singles and doubles, he was ranked 21st in the West Coast Region in doubles. He also led his team to two conference finals and a top ten ranking in the West Coast Region.
Matt has been coaching tennis for over 10 years and has worked in Washington and Oregon tennis clubs. He has coached two national teams including the 14under Zonal Championship Team in Colorado Springs, CO and 18under Junior Team Tennis in Cayce, SC. He is a certified Elite Tennis Professional and recently received the USPTA Assistant Tennis Pro of the Year Award. Matt is currently rated 5.0 through the NTRP.
For any questions or to schedule a lesson, please contact him via call or text at (360)513-0906.