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Girls National Program Coaching Staff

2020-2021 National Coaches

Josh Velasquez - Head Coach, 18-1 National

  • Entering 21st Season Coaching, 3rd w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 17 Sacramento & 14 Sacramento. Ended the Season in the Bronze Division
  • 5 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
    • Once Qualified in Open
  • 6 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Assistant Coach at Sacrameto City College
  • Former Director/Owner at Infinity Volleyball
  • Alumnus of CSU Sacramento Men's Club Volleyball

Kelsey Holmes – Assistant Coach, 18-1 National.

  • Entering 9th Season Coaching, 8th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 17 National. Ended the Season at 2nd in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the National Division
  • 5 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 6 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Former Varsity Head Coach & Program Director at Bella Vista High School.
  • Played Professionally Overseas in Sweden for 1 Season and in Italy for 2.
  • Alumnus of Vanguard University, Where she Competed as an Outside Hitter. 

Carson Lowden – Assistant Coach, 18-1 National.

  • Entering 16th Season Coaching, 6th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 16 National. Ended the Season at 1st in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the National Division
  • 2 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 3 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Head Coach at American River College
    • CCCAA State Champions in 2018
    • 5th in State in 2019
    • 4 Straight Playoff Appearances

Rheann Fall – Head Coach, 17-1 National. 

  • Entering 11th Season Coaching, 7th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 17 National. Ended the Season at 2nd in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the National Division
  • 3 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 4 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Assistant Coach at American River College
    • CCCAA State Champions in 2018
  • Alumnus of CSU Monterey Bay Women's Volleyball
    • 3 Years All CCAA. All West Region as a Junior and Senior. All American as a Junior
  • Masters Degree in Educational, School, & Counseling Psychology from University of Missouri

Bryce Williams – Assistant Coach, 17-1 National.

  • Entering 8th Season Coaching, 4th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Assistant Coached 16 National. Ended the Season at 1st in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the National Division
  • 2020 AVCA 30 Under 30 Recipient
  • 4 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 5 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Assistant Coach at UC Davis
    • Guided program to its first NCAA DI Playoff Appearance in 2019
  • 8 Years of NCAA DI Coaching Experience at Northwestern, U of Montana, and TCU.
  • Alumnus of UC Davis Men's Club Volleyball Team
    • All American Recipient, Top 5 National Finish, & Back to Back NCCVL League Championships

PATRICK MCTIGHE - Assistant Coach, 17-1 National

  • Entering 11th Season Coaching, 5th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Assistant Coached 13 National. Ended the Season at 4th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division
  • 1 Time Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 2 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Varsity Assistant Coach at Whitney High School
  • Head Coached SFV Boys 14-1 in Fall 2019.
  • Competed on the All-Army Men's Volleyball Team as a Setter & a Outside Hitter

JON ARROW - Head Coach, 17-2 National.

  • Entering 5th Season Coaching w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 16 Gold. Ended the Season at 9th in Gold Division.
  • Current Varsity Head Coach at Granite Bay High School
  • Twice Assistant Coached SFV Teams that Finished in the top third of their division at AAU Nationals.
  • 4 Year Starting Setter at University of the Pacific Men's Club Team, Twice Honorable Mention All-NCCVL, Two Time Top-Ten National Finishes
  • Graduated from UoP with a Bachelors Degree in Sports Management with a Minor is Business Administration. 

Lisa Neeley - Assistant Coach, 17-2 National.

  • Entering 20th Season Coaching, 9th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Assitant Coached 16 Gold. Ended the Season at 9th in Gold Division.
  • Formerly Coached at Club Momentum and Granite Bay Extreme
    •  Qualified for GJNC in 2004 with Momentum in Club Division
  • 2 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Former Assistant Coach w/ William Jessup University under Head Coach Shasta Millhollin-Bossom
  • Current Travel Coordinator and Admin Team Member for SynergyForce
  • Alumnus of the Sierra College Women's Volleyball Team, Where She Competed as a Libero
  •  Currently Pursuing her Masters in the Art of Teaching: Sing Subject Science Degree at William Jessup University

James Todd - Head Coach, 16-1 National.

  • Entering 15th Season Coaching, 2nd w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 15 National. Ended the Season at 4th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division
  • 7 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 7 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Varsity Head Coach at Christian Brothers High School
    • 2016 CIF-SJS Section Champions
    • 4 Consecutive League Championships
  • 6 Time Capital Athletic League Coach of the Year

Mike Gervasoni – Assistant Coach, 16-1 National.

  • Entering 11th Season Coaching, 7th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Assistant Coached 15 National. Ended the Season at 4th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division
  • 5 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
    • 2012: Double Qualified Open Division w/ Force 15-1
  • 5 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • SFV Beach & Boys Program Director
  • Competed on the US Armed Forces Volleyball Team as an Outside Hitter
    • Competed in Multiple International Competitions

Lisa Fowkes - Head Coach, 16-2 National.

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Brad Keethe - Assistant Coach, 16-2 National.

  • Entering 17th Season Coaching, 1st w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached Samba 15's.
  • 9 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals, 4 Times in Open
  • 16 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
    • Previously coached at Delta Valley, Rage Stockton, and Samba
  • Current Volunteer Assistant Coach at Nevada Union High School
  • At the High School Level:
    • 5 Consecutive Trans Valley League Titles at Ripon High
    • 3 Section Championships
    • 5 Section Runner Ups
    • 5 NorCal Finals Appearances

Addie Hauschild-Willis – Head Coach, 15-1 National

  • Entering 18h Season Coaching, 7th w/ SFV
  • 2018-2019: Head Coached 16 National. Ended the Season at 6th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division. Finished Top 10 in Open at AAU Junior Nationals
  • 4 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 4 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Former Assistant Coach at UC Davis
  • Former Coach w/ USAV High Performance Program
    • HP Championships Gold Medal in 2007
  • Former USA National Team Libero
    • USA Pro League Libero of the Year Winner
  • All American Middle at University of the Pacific under Legendary Coach John Dunning. 
    • 1997: Named National Player of the Week
    • Inducted into UoP's Athletic Hall of Fame

Travis Vincinzini - Assistant Coach, 15-1 National.

  • Entering 7th Season Coaching, 5th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 17 Gold. Ended the Season in the Bronze Division.
  • Current Varsity Head Coach at Roseville High School
    • Former Varsity Assistant at Granite Bay High School
  • Alum of Alderson Broaddus University Men's Volleyball
    • Ranked #1 in NCAA Men's DI in Digs/Set.
    • Erik Shoji Award Nominee (Men's Libero of the Year)
    • HS Optimist All Star, Representing Granite Bay High School. 

Rolando Taeza – Head Coach, 15-2 National.

  • Entering 15th Season Coaching, 9th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 13 Gold. Ended the Season in the Silver Division. Also Assistant Coached 16 Gold. Ended the Season at 9th in Gold.
  • Twice Taken Teams to AAU Girls Junior Nationals in Orlando, Florida
  • 3 Times Finished Top 13 in the Region
  • He has played competitive adult volleyball for over 10 years.
  • Served in the United States Marine Corps and served as a reservist for the Army National Guard, Air Force Reserve and is a disabled veteran.
  • Currently works Complaint Investigations, Probation, and Case Management with 29 years tenure.

Kari Boughton – Assistant Coach, 15-2 National.

  • Entering 8th Season Coaching, 1st w/ SFV
  • Previously coached at Texas Eclipse (Leander, TX) & NorCal (Pleasanton, CA
  • 2 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 2 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Alumnus of San Diego State Women's Club Volleyball
    • Team MVP Honors her Senior Year
    • High School: Team MVP as a Senior, All League as a Junior & Senior

Bruce Honberger - Head Coach, 14-1 National.

  • Entering 23rd Season Coaching, 8th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 14 National. Ended the Season at 1st in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the National Division
  • 5 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 3 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Former Assistant Coach at Whitney High School
  • Former Head Coach at Granite Bay HS and Whitney HS (Boys)
    • 2007 California High School Coach of the Year
    • 10 Section Championships
  • Alum of CSU Chico Men's Club Volleyball
  • Former AA Rated Pro on the Grass Doubles Tournament Circuit

Madeleine Dowd - Assistant Coach, 14-1 National.

  • Entering 21st Season Coaching, 9th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Assistant Coached 14 National. Ended the Season at 1st in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the National Division
  • 3 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 4 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Original Member of the First Cal Synergy Coaching Lineup in 2008
  • Current Director of Finance and Administration for SynergyForce

Mike Gervasoni – Head Coach, 14-2 National.

  • Entering 11th Season Coaching, 7th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Assistant Coached 15 National. Ended the Season at 4th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division
  • 5 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
    • 2012: Double Qualified Open Division w/ Force 15-1
  • 5 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • SFV Beach & Boys Program Director
  • Competed on the US Armed Forces Volleyball Team as an Outside Hitter
    • Competed in Multiple International Competitions

James Todd - Assistant Coach, 14-2 National.

  • Entering 15th Season Coaching, 2nd w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 15 National. Ended the Season at 4th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division
  • 7 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 7 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Varsity Head Coach at Christian Brothers High School
    • 2016 CIF-SJS Section Champions
    • 4 Consecutive League Championships
  • 6 Time Capital Athletic League Coach of the Year

Jeff Deter - Head Coach, 13-1 National.

  • Entering 26th Season Coaching, 1st w/ SFV
  • 16 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
    • 8 Times Qualified in Open
  • 23 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • 2015 National Champion - USAV National Division
  • Current Varsity Head Coach at Lincoln High School
    • 2019 Section Finalists
  • 3 Time Sacramento Bee Coach of the Year
  • 7 Time League Coach of the Year
  • Formerly AAA Rated Sand Player

Dave Lacoste - Assistant Coach, 13-1 National.

  • Entering 30th Season Coaching, 1st w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached Rocklin Volleyball Clubs 12-1's Team
  • 10 Times Qualified for Junior Nationals
    • 3 Times in the Open Division
  • 15 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Has Won Several High School & Middle School League Championships
  • K-6 PE Teacher in the Rocklin Unified School District
  • Competed at the A/AA Outdoor Grass Level

Kristi Deter - Assistant Coach, 13-1 National.

  • Entering 21st Season Coaching, 1st w/ SFV
  • 16 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
    • 10 Times Qualified in Open
  • 20 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • 2015 National Champion - USAV National Division
  • Formerly Coached at Rio Linda HS, Christian Brothers HS, & Whitney HS
  • Former NCAA Division 1 Athlete at CSU Sacramento
    • 4 Time League Champions

Tricia Vidlund (Plummer) – Head Coach, 12-1 National. 

  • Entering 17th Season Coaching, 9th w/ SFV
  • 2019-2020: Head Coached 13 National. Ended the Season at 4th in Gold, and earned USAV bid in the American Division
  • 2013 Named Prep Volleyball National Coach of the Year
  • 5 Times Qualified for Girls Junior Nationals
  • 5 Times Finished Top 12 in the Region
  • Current Varsity Head Coach at Del Oro High School
  • Former Varsity Head Coach at Granite Bay High School
    • 2013 CA State Champions, with Undefeated Record 45-0
    • Named to Prep Volleyball's 30 under 30 list. 
  • Alumnus of Wagner College, NCAA DI
  • Played as a setter on the NCVA PVL Pro Team

Ari Simpson - Assistant Coach, 12-1 National.

  • Bio Coming Soon