Flagler College inducted two tennis greats at the 11th annual Athletics Hall of Fame
Sep 29, 2014
Colin Crothers, ‘84 – men’s tennis Crothers was a three-time NAIA All-American from 1982-84. In 1982 and 1983, he reached the national quarterfinals, and in 1984, he and Peter Ryan advanced to the NAIA doubles finals. Currently, Crothers is in his 16th season as the head women’s tennis coach at Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C.
Walter Shinn, tennis coach Shinn retired at the conclusion of the spring season after 35 years at the helm of the women’s program, and 22 years in charge of the men’s team. He amassed an overall record of 536-211 and coached his teams to five consecutive NAIA national titles.