Zinchenko Hired as New Assistant Tennis Coach

Zinchenko Hired as New Assistant Tennis Coach

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - Emmanuel College welcomes Pasha Zinchenko as the new men and women's assistant tennis coach.

Coach Zinchenko returns to Emmanuel after a two year stint at Tabor College in Hillsboro, Kansas where he served as the graduate assistant tennis coach. As members of the NAIA, the Tabor Bluejays women's tennis team won the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference regular season in 2018. That same year, Coach Zinchenko was named the tasc Performance ITA Assistant Coach of the Year for the Central Region. Under the development of Coach Zinchenko, a member of the Tabor women's tennis team made it to the ITA Individual National Tournament In 2016 and 2017.

Prior to his time at Tabor College, Zinchenko was the assistant tennis coach at Emmanuel College for the 2015-16 school year and assisted with the sports information department. 

As a student at Emmanuel College, Zinchenko received his B.S. in kinesiology and B.S. in Sports Management while competing on the men's tennis team. He was ranked the #1 singles and doubles player and was named to the NCCAA All-American Second Team in 2011-12 and 2012-13.

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