Coach Butler went to school at Gladewater High School in east Texas before playing college tennis at Kilgore College. He was a 3 time state qualifier in doubles, placing second his junior and senior year. As a sophomore, his team won 3rd in state during the team tennis season. Coach Butler wants to see each of his players develop lifelong skills through the game of tennis. This will be his 6th year as a head coach and first year as a Bearkat. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Sherita and three children Brett, Bliss, and Lexi. Coach Butler graduated from Sam Houston State University with a BA - English.
Coach Lin spent his early days in Beijing, China before attending Tomball High School. He went to University of Texas to study Petroleum Engineering, and began playing intramural tennis in college. In addition to coaching Bearkat tennis, he teaches Geometry and Pre-Ap Geometry. His goal for Klein tennis is for the team to win State!
Meet The Coaches
Coach Butler (right) pictured with his high school coach, Coach Clay.