Coach Cohen is starting his twenty second year as the Boys Varsity Coach. Coach Cohen is on the Board of Directors for the Illinois High School Tennis Coaches Association. He has served as President, President-Elect, Past President, and Secretary during his tenure on that Board. He is currently the President of the IHSTCA in his third term. Coach Cohen is the chairman of the IHSTCA Winter Workshop and Newsletter.He is also on these IHSTCA committees: Girls All-State, Boy’s All-State, Hall of Fame, and the Girls Pitchford Award. He also serves on the IHSA State Tennis Tournament Seeding and Games Committees.
Coach Cohen’s dual meet record in tennis is 350 – 159. He teaches Social Studies at the Almond Campus.Coach Cohen is also currently the Assistant Varsity Boys Basketball Coach. Coach Cohen’s career record in basketball is 429 + 177.
Coach DeSecki is also the Girls Varsity Tennis Coach.Coach DeSecki is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago.Coach DeSecki has run the Warren Blue Devil Summer Tennis Camp for the past twelve years.He also runs the Girls Tournament Camps.
Coach DeSecki was honored as the 2013 IHSTCA Girls Varsity Coach of the Year for the State of Illinois.His girls’ team finished 7th in state and had all six state players earn All-State honors.The Girls finished team finished in 5th place at state with four more All-State honors in 2014.Coach DeSecki was also a finalist for the IHSTCA Boys Assistant Coach of the Year in 2010 and 2011.Coach DeSecki is the lead teacher of the O’Plaine Campus Social Studies Department.
Coach Edler took over as the Assistant Varsity Coach in 2006.Coach Edler was the Girls Varsity coach for three years until returning to OhioUniversity for a special program. Coach Edler played college tennis at Ohio and started the tennis program at Driscoll Catholic before coming to Warren.Coach Edler was a finalist for the IHSTCA Boys Assistant Coach of the Year in 2008 and 2010.Coach Edler was honored as the 2011 Boys Assistant Coach of the Year for the State of Illinois.
Coach Edler joined the boys’ staff several years ago.She has coached with the Girls program for the past eight seasons. Coach Edler played high school tennis and is the daughter of a great high school tennis coach.Coach Edler teaches in the English Department at the Almond Campus.