Peter Frew ’75 has coached Taft’s boys’ varsity team for nearly three decades. Frew, who until recently also coached Taft’s highly successful boys’ squash team, is widely regarded as one of the finest secondary school racquet coaches in New England.
Frew’s varsity tennis program has a long history of competitive success at Taft. Recent achievements include Founders League titles in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2014, and a shared title in 2015. The team earned berths in the prestigious New England Tournament every season from 2004-2011, and 2013-2015. They were New England semifinalists in 2006, finalists in 2007, 2011, and 2016, and have won numerous Southern New England Tennis League tournaments, including those in 2014, 2015, and 2016.
Pete played both tennis and squash while a student at Taft. He continued his playing careers at Middlebury College, and worked as a tennis pro.
As director of admissions, Pete is in charge of a talented team that seeks to bring gifted students from from across the globe into the Taft community.