Coach's Corner

Dixie Macias

Dixie Macias
Meet the Coach
Dixie Macias

Coach Dixie Macias is in his eleventh year.   He has been selected as Coast Conference Coach of the year three times.  Most recently he was honored as Coach of the Year for California Community Colleges.

He served as volunteer coach, then as an assistant coach for 5 years under the tutelage of the legendary Tom Chivington, architect of 13 State Championships, numerous Northern California and 26 league championships. 

Prior to becoming the men’s coach he was the Foothill College women’s tennis coach garnering a league title and producing two All Americans.

He has coached junior players at regional, national and international level.  Some of the junior players, most notably Brad Gilbert, went on to attained All-American honors at their respective universities.  He has also coached in the professional ranks.

He has coached in Germany, Spain, Australia, Fiji and Tonga

He has worked with Tony Roche and John Newcomb in Australia.  He attends the tennis coaches’ conference in New York during the US Open.  He has gone through the coaches program under the direction of Danny Sorribas  (Argentina), at the Sanchez-Casals Academia in Barcelona, Spain.

He is certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialists and Personal Trainer through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).  He is certified by Pat Etcheberry as a Strength and Conditioning Tennis specialist. 

Coach Dixie Macias
c/o Athletic Department
Foothill College
12345 El Monte Rd.
Los Altos Hills, CA. 94022-4599
Phone: (650)949-7271

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