Meet the Coach
begins her fifth year as Head Coach of the Foothill
Women's Tennis Team. In 2014 the Owl's were undefeated in Conference competition
posting a record of 15 wins and 2 losses. They placed second in Northern California.
Lauren was named Coast Conference Coach of the Year for the fourth consecutive year.
Also in 2014, Lauren was recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association as Coach
of the Year for Junior Colleges and Community Colleges. This is the top coach honor
in California. She received the award at the State Championship Tournament held in Ojai.
Lauren began her coaching career in 2008 at City College of San Francisco. She served
as Co-Head Coach for Women's Tennis at City College of San Francisco and in
2010 she worked as Assistant Tennis Coach for both Men's and Women's Tennis at
Santa Rosa Junior College. Lauren was named Head Coach at Foothill College in 2011.
As a player for Santa Rosa Junior College, she was ranked as high as No. 1 in
the state for doubles and within the top 10 for singles. In her sophomore year
she was Nor-Cal Doubles Champion and Nor-Cal Singles Finalist. Alongside her
twin sister, they were twice finalists at the prestigious Ojai Valley Tournament.
In both seasons at Santa Rosa Junior College, she earned All American Honors.
Following this success, she continued her tennis career as a member of the
2005-2007 Women's Tennis Team at the University of San Francisco.
She holds a Master's Degree in Kinesiology from San Francisco State University,
a Bachelor's Degree in Sports and Exercise Science from the University of
San Francisco, and an Associate of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts from Santa Rosa Junior College.
Coach Lauren Hickey
c/o Athletic Department
12345 El Monte Rd.
Los Altos Hills, CA. 94022-4599