Sidney Elofson ’16

Alumni and Administrator

Assistant Swanson Tennis Director and Assistant Women's Tenn in Athletics

Sidney Dirks has started her first season as assistant tennis coach for the Women’s Tennis Team.  In addition to coaching, Sidney is the lesson coordinator for the Swanson Tennis Center and Strength and Conditioning Coordinator for the Women’s Tennis Team. Sidney is currently working toward her master’s degree in exercise physiology from Minnesota State University Mankato, where she served as strength and conditioning intern in the fall of 2015.

Sidney is a 2016 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College with a bachelor’s degree in Health Fitness and a coaching minor.  While at GAC, Sidney was a four year starter on the Women’s Tennis Team, serving as captain her senior year.  During Sidney’s four years the team earned two MIAC Championships, a MIAC Playoff Championship and a trip to the NCAA Championship Tournament.