D III Women's Volleyball

A source for NCAA Division III women's volleyball info and opinion, with a focus on the Midwest and Central regions

LumberJills announce new coach

Northland named Chelsea Meierotto as its new head coach. She was most recently the head coach at Washburn (Wis.) High School.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

February 5, 2019 at 7:08 am

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Iowa Wesleyan names interim coach

Aleksandra Popovic was announced as the interim head coach at Iowa Wesleyan. She was most recently a graduate assistant at Iowa Wesleyan.

Former Tigers head coach B.J. Wagy stepped down from her roles as coach, assistant athletic director, compliance officer and SAAC adviser earlier this week.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

January 27, 2019 at 9:10 pm

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[Updated] Noll resigns at Lake Forest

Heather Noll stepped down after seven seasons as head coach at Lake Forest, creating the fifth opening in the 10-team Midwest Conference this offseason.

MWC members Knox and Monmouth have already announced new head coaches for next season. There will also be new coaches in the conference at Beloit and Lawrence.

Current head coach listings in the Central and Midwest regions also include Blackburn, Concordia (Minn.), Eureka and Northland in addition to an interim designation still attached to the head coach at Marian.

UPDATE (1/27/19): North Park head coach Natalie Dietz stepped down this week.

UPDATE (1/27/19): The Alverno staff directory no longer lists a volleyball head coach. Susan Peterson had coached the Inferno since 2015.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

January 25, 2019 at 10:02 pm

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Thebeau tabbed to helm Scots

Emily Thebeau was announced as the new head coach at Monmouth. She was most recently an assistant coach at Greenville.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

January 5, 2019 at 4:44 am

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Several head coach openings remain

Two new full-time head coaches (Knox, Wisconsin-Stevens Point) down in the Central and Midwest regions, several more to go.

If you did not know, Concordia Moorhead’s Tim Mosser, Monmouth’s Kari Shimmin and Beloit’s Dawn Redd have each moved on after long head coaching tenures. There are also listed openings at Blackburn, Eureka, Lawrence and Northland.

In case you wondered, there were 14 head coaching changes in the two regions last season.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

December 24, 2018 at 7:51 am

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UWSP removes interim tag on Kooi

Wisconsin-Stevens Point elevated Lyndsay Kooi to head coach after she spent the 2018 season as interim coach of the Pointers.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

December 20, 2018 at 5:24 am

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Prairie Fire announce new head coach

Pat Barry is the new head coach at Knox. He was most recently an assistant at Louisiana Lafayette.

As far as I can gather, there are also current head coach listings for Central/Midwest region schools at Beloit, Blackburn, Eureka, Monmouth, Northland and Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

-Ricky Nelson

Written by Ricky Nelson

December 19, 2018 at 6:08 am

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