Coach Kethan Darbar is entering his third season as the Head Coach of the Men's & Women’s program here at Emmanuel. Coach Darbar is a native of São Paulo, Brazil where he attended Colégio Sâo Vicente de Paulo. Darbar played Tennis for all four years at The University of Memphis – Lambuth, where he earned his B.S in Sports Management and Health & Human Performance.
Prior joining the EC Lion’s Staff, Coach Darbar worked for almost four seasons at King University where he helped the Tornado to earn three consecutive conference Carolina’s tournament appearance. Darbar also helped the Tornado to earn 11 consecutive wins in two different seasons. In his last season at King, the men’s team finished in second, after the regular season play. In 2015, Darbar also finished his M.S in Sports Science & Health.
Coach Darbar is a certified professional coach through the United States Professional Tennis Association and the Professional Tennis Registry. He is also a certified Personal Trainer and conditioning coach by the International Sports Science Association and the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Before starting his coaching career, Coach Darbar was a competitive player at the Regional, National, and International level, with vast experience in ITF tournaments while representing GTC Sports and then EGA Tennis Academy.
Coach Darbar resides in the Franklin Springs area.