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Dan Macgill, Tennis Educational Merit Award

Dan Magill, former tennis coach, received the Tennis Educational Merit Award from the International Tennis Hall of Fame. The award is given annually to U.S. citizens who have made notable contributions in the tennis education field at the national level.

Magill served as UGA’s head tennis coach for 34 years from 1955-1988. He led teams to two national championships and remains active in the collegiate tennis community, serving as curator and director of the ITA Men’s Collegiate Hall of Fame at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens.