Scot Reinhart is in his third season on the Forester men's tennis coaching staff. He also serves as an assistant for the women's program.
Reinhart helped lead the Forester men's team to a 14-8 overall record and a 7-1 mark in Midwest Conference play in 2018. Lake Forest was the league's runner-up in both the regular season and MWC Championship Tournament. Players on the team claimed conference titles at the top two spots in the singles lineup at the MWC Individual Tournaments and added a runner-up finish in #2 doubles.
Lake Forest is 28-19 overall and 13-3 in Midwest Conference play since Reinhart joined the staff. The Foresters have been the runners-up at each of the last two MWC Championship Tournaments and have captured a total of five positional titles at the MWC Individual Tournaments.
The Forester women set a program record with 23 victories against just three losses in 2017-18, Reinhart's first with the program. The team was 8-1 in the league and, like the men's squad, was the runner-up in the regular season and conference tournament. The players also performed well at the MWC Individual Tournaments, winning three titles and adding three runner-up finishes.
Reinhart has also been the head boys and girls tennis coach at Lane Tech High School since 2016 and led the girls team to a third place finish at the Chicago Public Schools City Tournament his first season. Prior to taking over the program at Lane Tech, he was the head junior varsity and assistant varsity coach at Chicago's Northside College Preparatory High School and led the JV team to four CPS titles.
In addition to coaching tennis, Reinhart owns and operates a small business. After graduating from the University of Arizona, he spent 17 years working for various advertising agencies and developed advertising, packaging and promotions for clients such as Coors Brewing, Kraft Foods, U.S. Postal Service, Nestle Quik!, Red Lobster, Salon Selectives, Coke Brands, Cracker Jack and Frito-Lay Brands, and Orville Redenbacher.
Still a successful player himself, Reinhart has competed for Northwestern University's USTA 4.0 traveling team for several years and helped the squad claim a Chicago district championship. He played at Elk Grove High School for four years and at at Harper College for two before transferring to the University of Arizona, where he competed on the club team.
Reinhart resides in Chicago.