Women’s tennis, historically one of the college’s most successful programs, may return from the dead thanks to pressure from the community and a better state budget.
Men’s volleyball may also come back to life if college leaders approve a request by Athletic Director Terry Davis to resuscitate both teams in 2014-15.
Davis has requested the funding, he said. Although he said he is optimistic, he warned it is not a done deal.
“We have a tennis center, there is huge interest in the community,” he said. “A lot of high schools play on it and there’s interest from (SWC) students.”
With a championship-rich history dating back to 1971, the Lady Jaguars tennis team was cut in 2009 during the Chopra/Alioto …