James McKie
    James McKie

    Position:
    Assistant Coach

    01/16/2014

    Men's Tennis - Fall 2013

    Men's Tennis (Fall 2013) - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.

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    Last Updated June 9, 2014

    James McKie enters his second season as an assistant coach for the Fresno State men's tennis team.

    Under third year head coach Evan Austin, McKie helped the Bulldogs finish the 2014 dual season with a 13-10 overall record and a 3-4 mark in Mountain West play which earned Fresno State a fifth-seed into the MW Tournament for the second straight year.

    With their guidance, Fresno State won 10 of the last 13 dual matches in 2014 which was highlighted by a five match win streak from April 5-13 and included two conference wins over Air Force (7-0) and UNLV (4-3).

    Prior to joining the Bulldogs in 213, McKie played at Drake University from 2009-2013. McKie finished his senior year at Drake with an overall record of 65-22. He was named first-team All-Missouri Valley Conference and MVC regular season champion in 2013. He also earned MVC 2012-13 Player of the Year. McKie was a NCAA participant in 2011, 2012 and 2013 and made it to the second round of the NCAA tournament his senior year.

    McKie finished his collegiate career with a 204-82 record, 109-39 singles and 95-43 doubles. During his collegiate career McKie reached a personal-high national ITA singles ranking of 68 and doubles ranking of 16.

    A native of Edinburgh, Scotland, McKie graduated with his bachelor's degree in business administration from Drake University in May of 2013.

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