Head Coach Steve Behmlander enters his second season as head coach of the men's and women's tennis team's in 2015-16. In his inaugural season (2014-15), Behmlander led the women's team to 1-15 record with five players on his roster, the lone win was the team's first conference win in program history. He had two student-athletes earn conference honors in their first season.
Behmlander is a U.S. Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) certified tennis professional. He began his coaching career at Dearborn Divine Child High School as a varsity assistant in 2005 and was named head tennis coach in 2006. That year his team qualified for the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) State Tournament for the first time in school history. Since 2007, Behmlander has led both Dearborn Divine Child and Dearborn High School boys' and girls' varsity programs to the MHSAA Tournament finals.
Behmlander's honors include Catholic League Coach of the Year from 2007-2009 and Regional High School Coach of the Year for the past five years. He is a member of the Michigan High School Tennis Coaches Association's Century Club, which commemorates compiling more than 100 dual-match victories.
Along with coaching, Behmlander is the executive director of the Dearborn Community Tennis Association as well as a staff member of Baseline Tennis, Inc. and the Dearborn Racquet & Health Club.