This is Mike Duckworth's second year as head coach of the girls tennis team. Mike led last year's team to a 13-5 record and a third place finish in the Class 1 State Championships. Mike also teaches World History
from 1500, Advanced Placement Microeconomics and Macroeconomics at PHS.
Mike taught, and coached tennis, at Lee's Summit North High School for 13 years, and has also taught at Lee's Summit West and Smiths Hill High School, a selective, public high school in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia.
He received bachelor degrees in economics and social studies education
as well as a master's degree in education, with a focus on curriculum
and instruction, from the University of Kansas.