CJ Williams enters his first season as an assistant coach for the Wesleyan tennis teams in 2018-19.
Prior to his arrival in Middletown, Williams coached players of all ages and levels at Weymouth Club in Weymouth, Mass.
A 2013 graduate of Kenyon College, Williams began his college playing career at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va. before transferring to Kenyon in 2010. While competing at Kenyon, he earned All-American honors in Doubles (2011), finished the fall 2011 season ranked No. 13 in the country in Singles, competed in the NCAA team finals (2012), and helped place Kenyon at No. 1 in the country after winning an ITA Indoor Championship in 2013. He was also a four-time ITA Scholar Athlete.
After graduating, he became the assistant coach for Mary Washington University in Fredericksburg, Va. for the 2013-14 season. Williams then went on to coach tennis in his hometown of Richmond, Va. at The Westwood Club, where he coached and travelled with nationally ranked junior players, and worked with players of all ages and abilities.