Some Life Lessons from Squash and Tennis

Mark D. Hill

Computer Sciences Department
University of Wisconsin-Madison

October 2008

This page presents some life lessons I learned from playing tennis in high school and squash thereafter. Since both sports are played alone or in pairs, they miss the chance to provide life lessons on multi-way teamwork. Nevertheless, I have found much merit in these lessons through my career (e.g., for lost match, think "paper rejection").

During a Match

After a Match