Former D&E tennis player Otis Cutshaw ('98) enters his firstseason as the head men's and women's tennis coach at Davis &Elkins College. A former professional player, Otis has heldUSTA State and Mid-Atlantic Regional rankings over the last 20years and finished his college career with a combined record of76-22.
Cutshaw began hiscoaching career immediately after high school as he served as theassistant coach at Calvert High School and the assistant teachingpro for the officer's club at Pax River Naval Base from1990-1993. He started his playing career at Charles CountyCommunity College where he was a two-time state and regionalchampion and his team was ranked nationally. As a sophomoreCutshaw finished in the top 8 in the country as a doublesplayer.
While at D&E Cutshawwas a part of two teams that were regionally ranked and during hissenior year he also served as a student assistant coach with thewomen's team who finished third in the conference. Aftergraduation Cutshaw continued his coaching career as an assistantcoach at Lexington High School in Ohio and also served as theteaching pro at the Lakewood Racquet Club.
"I look forward to theopportunity to be the head coach here at Davis & Elkins Collegeand I want our players to realize that through hard work,dedication, and commitment we can build a respectable and winningprogram here at D&E."