Steve Wilkinson College Coach of the Year Award

Kim Gidley - Colorado Springs, CO

In 2019, Kim Gidley led the Air Force Academy women’s tennis team to a 22-3 record, which tied a school record for wins and set a new Division I era program record. The Falcons became the first service academy women’s tennis team to be ranked in the top 50. Air Force captured the Mountain West Conference championship and Gidley was named conference coach of the year. Additionally, four of her players were named to the Mountain West Academic All-Conference team. Kim is a 22-year USPTA member.