There has been relatively little change over the years when it has come to coaching Medical Lake tennis.
It was first under the careful guidance of Leroy Lemaster for decades, and most recently the girls have had Dawn Eliassen leading that team since 1999.
Now, the most recent changes in coaching roles still have the program in familiar hands. Following the move of boys' coach Justin Blayne into an athletic administrator's role, the teams are now co-coached by Eliassen and longtime assistant coach Teresa Raby.
Raby, a 2003 ML alum, an Eliassen prodigy, Whitworth University grad and teacher,...