Ed Molthop

Head Coach

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Joining Knight's Tennis as Head Coach for 2017 is former assistant coach, Ed Molthop.

Coach Molthop has been involved in community and competitive tennis since the age of 13. After competing in 4A CIF Varsity tennis in high school, Coach received a scholarship to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo where he played tennis and received his BS in Economics and Finance. Coach Molthop ran the tennis program through Parks and Recreation for Orange County while teaching private lessons. He spent a year as head coach at Central Valley High School after relocating to Redding and served as assistant coach at Shasta College. Coach Molthop has been actively involved with the local Redding tennis club at Sun Oaks Tennis Club and enjoys traveling to play tournaments during the summer season. Coach's years of competitive tennis were rewarded in 2007 with a Men's 4.0 USTA National Championship.

Coach Mothop is very excited to lead the tennis program at Shast College, as he enjoys teaching the fundamentals of tennis as well as inspiring a competitive spirit. He lives in Redding with his wife Elizabeth, who he met on the court.