Alex Funkhouser

Alex Funkhouser was named The Dick '57 and Dale Reis Johnson '58 Assistant Coach of Men's Tennis in advance of the 2018-19 season.

Prior to Cornell, he was Lead Coach of the Collegiate Team for USTA Player Development in Orlando, Fla., and coached current ATP players Mackie McDonald, Chris Eubanks, and JC Aragone. He was also hitting partner for current WTA players Madison Keys and Cici Bellis.

Prior to USTA Player Development, Funkhouser was High Performance Coach at Evert Tennis Academy in Boca Raton, Fla. While there, he coached top 100 ITF junior players, and was hitting partner for current ATP players Stan Wawrinka, Marin Cilic, Nick Kyrgios.

Funkhouser played NCAA Division I tennis at Old Dominion University and Coastal Carolina University, and was nationally ranked in singles and doubles. He earned All-CAA conference honors in singles and doubles (2008, 2009) and All-Big South Conference honors in singles and doubles (2010, 2011).