This will be Coach Sturgis' fifth year as Head Tennis Coach at Clay Middle School. During Coach Sturgis' first year as head coach at Clay in 2012, the competitive Trojan tennis team finished second in the county, with only 1 regular season loss during the season. During the 2013 campaign, the boys tennis team posted an undefeated regular season, and a county championship to cap off an amazing season. In the 2014 season, both the boys and girls teams had undefeated regular seasons to go along with being crowned champions at the annual invitational tournament at Carmel High School for the second straight year! This past season, both the boys and girls tennis teams once again finished with an unblemished regular season record. The Boys team finished as tournament champs at the Carmel Invitational Tournament, and the girls finished second.
Coach Sturgis began playing tennis competitively at a very young age. He is a graduate of Fishers High School where he was a 3 year member of the varsity tennis team. He has experience playing both doubles and singles for the then ranked top 25 tennis teams.