North Hall High School | 4885 Mount Vernon Road, Gainesville , GA



Robert Woodworth

Position: Girls Varsity Head Coach
Phone: 678-617-0757

Coach Woodworth has been the NHHS Trojan Men's tennis coach since 2003 and was named as the girls coach for the 2017 season. In his years as tennis coach, Coach Woodworth's teams have earned region championships for boys and girls in AAA and AAAA, 15 State playoff berths, 10 Sweet 16 appearances, three semifinal appearances [one for boys and two for girls] and 251 team wins.

Coach Woodworth played high school tennis at Gainesville High School, appointed co-captain his senior year. He then moved on to earn his BBA in Finance (1988) and Masters in Math Education (2001) at University of Georgia and completed EdS Instructional Technology at Valdosta State (2006), all while enjoying the sport of tennis. He has served as North Hall's Math Department Chair since 2007

Coach Woodworth currently attends the High School Coach's workshop in Jekyll Island each year and presents at coaches conferences around the state. Coach Woodworth works closely with the NEGTA, USTA, and the school System to grow youth tennis in Hall County. 


Cathy Dial

Position: Varsity Assistant Coach

I coach both the Men & Women's JV tennis teams at North Hall. I played tennis in Marietta, GA for many years, captaining several winning ALTA teams. I play USTA locally on a NEGTA mixed doubles team. I have coached several youth USTA and ALTA teams in Gainesville, including a North Hall Girls B-3 ALTA 2013 City Champions and a USTA 18U State Finalist team. I am an elementary teacher of the gifted at Mount Vernon Exploratory School. I was named the 2010 Georgia Association for the Gifted Program Teacher of the Year. I graduated from the University of Georgia in 1981 with a BSED in Early Childhood Education. I earned my Specialist's degree in Education in 2008.