Ron Gendron
Ron Gendron
Title: Head Coach
Phone: 401-744-8163
Email: rgendron@bryant.edu
Previous College: Providence '90
Fax: 401-231-3910
At Bryant Since: 2003

Ron Gendron, the winningest coach in program history, enters his 14th season as the head coach of the Bryant University men's tennis team in 2019-20.

Gendron joined the program in 2003 and took over as the head coach in 2006. He is a seven-time Northeast Conference Coach of the Year, has posted a 173-133 overall record (143-121 in Division I) in dual matches, including a remarkable 40-4 mark against NEC opponents.

Gendron has led the Black and Gold to six-straight NEC Championships and six-straight NCAA Tournament appearances. Along the way, Gendron has been named the NEC Coach of the Year seven-straight years, a league record. 

The Ron Gendron File

  • Joined program in 2003 and was named head coach in 2006
  • 173-133 career record and 143-121 record at the Division I level
  • Won a DI program-record 20 matches in 2019
  • Winningest coach in program history
  • 40-4 record against NEC opponents
  • 7-time Northeast Conference Coach of the Year
  • Has led the Bulldogs to six-straight NEC Championships and six-straight NCAA Tournaments
  • Matt Kuhar named NEC Player of the Year three-straight years (2017-2019) and first player in program history to be ranked nationally (2019)
  • Kuhar and Wilson Dong became first doubles team in program and NEC history to be nationally ranked and to play in the NCAA Doubles Championships (2019)
  • Has coached 61 All-NEC selections at the DI level
  • Has coached two Bryant Hall of Fame inductees