Michael Louis enters his seventh season in 2010-11 as an assistant coach with the University of Connecticut men's tennis team. A native of New York, N.Y., Louis was a four-year letterwinner for the Huskies from 2000-04. A former team captain, Louis compiled an overall record of 35-32 in singles competition at UConn.
He remained with the team during the 2005 season as a student-coach and became an assistant coach with the program the following year.
Prior to his arrival at Connecticut, Louis attended the Humanities High School and was named the New York Public School Athletic League Tennis Player of the Year his senior season. He was also the recipient of the Iron Horse Award for tennis.
Louis received a bachelor's degree in exercise physiology from Connecticut in 2005 and went on to earn his master's degree in sport management in 2007.