DENTON, Texas (2/23/10) - North Texas Associate Head Coach Jeff Maren was inducted into his alma maters, Thomas More College, athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday afternoon.
Maren is one of the most accomplished men's tennis players to compete at Thomas More.
He played No. 1 or No. 2 singles and doubles all four years and was a four-time Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC) All-Conference Team honoree, a four-time KIAC Singles and doubles champion and a NAIA National Championship Qualifier all four years. Maren finished his college career ranked top 50 nationally in singles.
Jeff won 80 percent of his matches and was a three-time NAIA District 32 singles and doubles champion.
After graduation, Jeff stayed at Thomas More and coached the women's tennis team during its first two years as a varsity sport.
Maren is in his fourth year of coaching at North Texas. He was traveling with the women's tennis team during the induction ceremony, and made his induction speech via video.
You can view his induction speech HERE.
Associate Head Coach Jeff Maren and the rest of the Mean Green will hit the road next weekend, March 5 and 6 to take on nationally ranked Tulsa and Kansas State.