Chris Eriksson - ITA Championships & Rankings Coordinator
Chris Eriksson serves as the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Championships & Rankings Coordinator. A 2014 graduate of the University of New Mexico, Eriksson began his duties with the ITA on Jan. 11, 2016.
At the ITA, Eriksson will be the primary point person for the Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Rankings. He will also assist Brooks in the ITA Competitive Department with preparations for the ITA’s various national and regional championships.
Prior to joining the ITA, Eriksson served as a volunteer assistant coach for the Lobos’ women’s tennis team, in addition to holding employment at the Lobo Tennis Club, where he ran private lessons, adult clinics, the junior academy and 10-and-under tennis. Following a stellar junior tennis career that saw him routinely ranked in the nation’s Top 100, Eriksson went on to play college tennis at St. Louis University, Eastern Washington University and New Mexico. He’s currently tied for fourth on the all-time single season doubles win list at Eastern Washington, and was a two-time member of the Big Sky All-Academic team.
A Bay Area sports fan, Eriksson supports the Golden State Warriors, San Jose Sharks, San Francisco Giants and San Francisco 49ers. His interests include fishing, traveling and tennis.