|Previous College:||University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse|
Jarod Camerota enters his first season as assistant coach for the women's tennis program at Northern Arizona university.
Camerota comes from his last coaching stint, at UW-Milwaukee where he help lead Hayley Marshall to being ranked 106 in the women's Division I national rankings. Camerota coached at Jacksonville University where they reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history where they won the regular season and conference tournament title. As assistant coach, Camerota helped Jacksonville University to being ranked 69th in the country.
Camerota was apart of a Mars Hill coaching staff that led the women to a second place finish in their conference tournament. Camerota help lead Erika Pinate to being named conference player of the week twice.
At Georgia State, Camerota had the men's team ranked as high as 69 in men's Division I. Camerota coached CAA Conference Player of the Year, Nejc Podkrajsek.
Camerota spent a year at Northern Illinois University serving as the men's full-time assistant coach. Before Northern Illinois, Camerota was at Ball State. While at BSU last season, Camerota helped a pair of Cardinals achieve First Team All-MAC status while keeping Ball State ranked in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Top 75 all the way through March 20. One of those First Team honorees—Matt Baccarani—finished the year ranked No. 30 in the ITA Midwest Regional singles rankings.
Camerota has also spent plenty of time on the west coast including the summer of 2004 and 2005 working with nationally-ranked juniors at the Weil Tennis Academy in Ojai, CA. Camerota logged one season (2003) as assistant coach at Newport Harbor High School in Newport Beach, CA, while spending the 2002-03 season at the Robert Van’t Hof/Pacific Coast Tennis Academy also in Newport Beach.
Camerota spent his playing days at the University of
Wisconsin-LaCrosse and earned his bachelor’s degree in
business education from Arizona State University in 2002. The
Kenosha, WI, native is has a master’s degree in sport and