Lake Travis Tennis Coaching Staff and Managers
Coach Carol Creel is the LTHS Tennis head coach as well as a LTHS French teacher. She has been the Head Tennis Coach at LTHS since 2000 reaching multiple district championships, several regional finalist and titles, as well as 6 state titles. Prior to her position at LTHS she had numerous teaching and head pro positions within the state of Texas and Canada. She has coached high school tennis for 20 years and has been coaching tennis since graduating from high school. She has been certified as a USPTR instructor and is a level 2 certified Tennis Canada teaching professional.
Some of Coach Creel’s accolades include:
2013-2014 -- UIL Sponsor Excellence Award recipient, 2010 - NFHSCA - Sectional Coach of the Year, 2009 - CATA Coach of the Year, 2009 - Texas Tennis Coaches' Assoc. 4A Coach of the Year, 2006 - Lake Travis Area Best Coach Award, 2003 - CATA HS Coach of the Year, 2002 - Year end ranking #1 in Open Mixed Doubles, 2001 - Year end ranking #1 in Womens' Open Doubles, ...
Coach Creel is married to Stephen Creel who is also a tennis enthusiast and her biggest supporter. They have two daughters who play tennis and cheer on the team as well.
Coach Tim Bourke teaches World Geography and is the Assistant Tennis Coach at LTHS. Tennis has always been a big part of his life as his father was a great player and taught him the game from an early age. Tim graduated from Howard Payne University and was a member of the tennis team. He considers it a privilege to work with so many outstanding young adults and tries to impress upon them that good sportsmanship and doing the right thing is more important than winning tennis matches.
Tim has had the honor to work with many amazing people while at San Saba High School, Mason High School, Marble Falls High School, and Lake Travis High School. He is married and has two wonderful children.