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.”


Coach Chris Black

Chris Black is an English Teacher at SDA. Previously Chris was the head coach at CCA and is now part of the coaching staff at SDA.

Coach Ashlynn Hall

Ashlynn Hall joined the SDA staff in 2020 as a chemistry and physics teacher. Ashlynn Hall has been playing tennis since she was 4 years old. She played at San Clemente High School and University of California Irvine. She previously coached at Trabuco Hills High School as their head tennis coach and is now the head JV coach at SDA.