Viking Tennis Team Coaching Staff

Ryan Carney - Head Tennis Coach

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Coach CarneyCoach Carney graduated from Westminster College in May of 2003 with a degree in business education. At Westminster Coach Carney played tennis for four years, where he was a first-team all-conference performer and conference champion each year. Coach Carney was selected the male athlete of the year at Westminster in 2003.

A Marshall native, Coach Carney enters his seventh year with the Vikings and has worked hard to develop a solid program. He was named the Region V Men's Coach of the Year in 2005 when the Vikings men's team reached a #22 national ranking. Most recently Coach Carney led the women's team to a 2009 Heart of America Conference Championship and NAIA National Championship appearance.  Coach Carney resides in Marshall with his wife, Amy.

 

 

Archie Borrows- Assistant Tennis Coach

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Coach Burrows joined Missouri Valley as an assistant coach in January 2014, and previously was a member of the Viking tennins program before graduating with a business degree in 2008.  He comes to Missouri Valley from Nassau, Bahamas.

Borrows holds his Level I ITF Coaching Certification, and has worked as a private coach.  In addition to his assistant coaching duties, Burrows will pursue a Master’s Degree in Community Counseling.

 

 

Archie Borrows- Assistant Tennis Coach

A native of Higginsville, MO, Derek was four time state qualifier in high school. He followed up his successful high school career with an excellent career at Missouri Valley College. Derek was in the varsity lineup for four years, reaching the ITA regional final in doubles his senior year. Derek also works in the Missouri Valley College IT department.