Men's & Women's Tennis Coach/Intramurals Supervisor
Coach Barnes has joined STLCOP to develop the newly formed Eutectic tennis teams and oversee the College's intramurals program.
As a certified tennis professional, Caleb worked closely with renowned tennis pro Dr. Sopie Woorons-Johnston at her South Carolina tennis facility and learned a wide array of the ins and outs of running a successful tennis club.
Caleb attended Erskine College in South Carolina where he earned his degree in Physical Education. As captain of Erskine's team for three years, he played #2 singles and #1 doubles, earned a spot on the All Conference Team received Academic All Conference honors and holds the distinction as the first and only player to receive the ODK Service Award.
Caleb and his wife are settling into life in St. Louis and are becoming quick studies in the ways of the Eutectics.
Kateryna has developed a passion for sport-specific fitness through various experiences. She ran Cross-Country and Track at Erskine College while earning a degree in Psychology. Her passion for tennis developed in college and through running junior tennis camps at Brookstone Meadows Tennis. Last year she volunteered as assistant coach for both the men's and women's Eutectic tennis teams and developed strength and conditioning programs for each. With her deep knowledge of tennis and her extensive research in strength and conditioning, she keeps the Eutectic teams strong mentally and physically so they are ready for competition.