Staff

Coach Joe Tomasi

Joe Tomasi has been the varsity tennis coach at San Dieguito Academy for over 23 years, and has been honored with the Southern California Girls Tennis Coach of the Year three times; 2005, 2017 and 2018.

Joe in front of courts
Coach Joe Tomasi

“I’m the type of person where I don’t expect to really win stuff like this. I love what I do, and this is all because of the kids and what they do. I’m being rewarded because of their success.”

Tomasi is hopeful for a repeat season of success with the 2019 team.

Coach Deb Abrahamson

Coach Deb in front of courts
Coach Deb Abrahamson

Deb joined the staff at SDA as a Physical Education teacher and Athletic Trainer soon after the Academy was established. She added Tennis Coach to the mix and has been coaching alongside Varsity Coach Joe Tomasi for over 20 years.

Fitness and movement are her core beliefs. During the day at SDA she teaches dance, weight training and gives her 9th grade classes days filled with active, function, fun fitness activities.