John MageeCabrini College Athletics
...John Magee Head Coach
Since John Magee
took over as Cabrini's
head coach in 2004, all the Cavaliers have done is:
- Win three straight Pennsylvania Athletic Conference (PAC) team titles, including their first ever- Go 32-1 against PAC opponents, winning their last 32 in a row, the second-longest winning streak in conference history- Win two of the last three PAC Player of the Year awards and two of three Rookie of the Year awards- Snap Marywood's PAC-record winning streak, ending the Pacers' league title monopoly (10 of the 12 years from 1992 through 2003). Magee
, a stickler for conditioning and preparation, insists on a commitment to excellence from both his
players and himself.In three years as a college head coach, he's
been recognized twice by his
peers as PAC Coach of the Year, in 2004 and again in 2006.
After two years as an assistant coach at Gwynedd-Mercy
led the Cavaliers to a 12-2 mark in 2004.In 2005, he
beefed up the nonconference schedule, resulting in a 12-5 overall mark -- but also a better-prepared squad.Magee
guided Jennifer Keller to the PAC Player of the Year award in 2004 and freshman Dina DiTaranto to the same honor the following year.
worked with both the men's and women's teams from the fall of 2002 through the spring of 2004.He served as the on-court coach for Gwynedd's first-ever PAC individual conference champion.Magee spent two years as an assistant coach at Gwynedd-Mercy before coming to Cabrini. A certified teaching instructor with the U.S. Professional Tennis Registry (USPTR), he's taught in the Hatfield Community Tennis Program and worked for the Bucks County Tennis Association during the summer months. Also during the summer, he serves as a volunteer instructor with "Touch of Tennis," an annual summer clinic for children with special needs.
Several Cabrini players have also been volunteers at the clinic.
completed the advanced coaching course taught by Dennis Van der Meer in Hilton Head and a workshop on recreational coaching conducted by the U.S. Tennis Association
(USTA). Magee received a bachelor of science degree in education from Temple and earned a master's in computer education from Arcadia University.