Grizzlies Team Page
Varsity Girls Tennis
Head Coach Anson Tse started with Bear Creek in 2011 and currently serves as the head coach for both the boys and girls varsity tennis programs. Coach Anson believes that coaching tennis is not just time spent improving the skills and athletic ability of our athletes but a time to help students learn and grow to become leaders and faithful men and women of God. Anson also teaches year-round at the Eastside Tennis Center (ETC) as well serving as the tournament director for 8-10 USTA Sanctioned Tournaments in the Pacific Northwest. Coach Anson also helps to run an outdoor summer club in Bellevue Phantom Lake Bath & Tennis, running camps, tennis teams, lessons, and adult programs since 2017. Anson was the Director of Tennis for Newport Hills Swim and Tennis club from 2012 to 2017. Coach Anson is happily married with two kids and is a USTA rated 4.0 player.
Assistant Coach Joel Visker is an experienced tennis coach with over ten years coaching after his playing career. While living in the Midwest he coached girls tennis at the varsity level, leading his teams to three Conference championships and multiple State tournament appearances. During this time, he ran regular summer camps and taught private tennis lessons. As a player, Coach Visker played throughout high school and then went on to play collegiate level tennis for three years at Dordt College before getting into coaching. He and his wife Marlina are parents to Madelyn, Tobias, and Lydian.