Originally Posted by gplracer
Did you ever find out if the parks department allows this guy to reserve courts or not?
^^^^^ Really it all boils down to that, doesn't it?
Regardless of whether the OP had the right to claim the court or not, the OP isn't exactly making himself sympathetic by describing the coach in such a derogatory way. The guy's physical appearance has nothing to do with it. And neither does his coaching style.