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11's - Coach Keva Putnam
Coach Putnam played volleyball at Adena High School where she was a
3 year starting outside hitter and a member of the 1993 State Runner Up team.
She started at Shawnee State until injury sidelined her. She has been
coaching the 10's and 11's at SOVC for 6 years.
Hannah Stark, Cameron Bowdle, Abigail Putnam, Payton McBee,
Kristin Phillips, Hannah Hale, Madilyn VanMeter, Alexis Wilt,
Anna Ackley, Carley Sellers
12's - Coach Cadie Cory
Coach Cory played volleyball at Adena High School from 2008 - 2011.
She was a 3 year letterwinner and 3 year starting setter (sidelined her sophomore
season due to knee surgery). She was an All-Ohio First Team selection her senior
year and played in the Division III state tournament in 2009 (State Runner Up) and 2011.
She was the SVC player of the year in 2010 and 2011. Cadie began
playing on SOVC teams in the 6th grade where she was one of the original Weasels.
Cadie has helped at Adena volleyball youth camps and has worked
with SOVC youth teams as well. She is a student at OU-C.
Abby Butler, Elizabeth Eiring, Elizabeth Bakenhaster, Kelsey Dunn,
Savannah Smith, Kylie Pettiford, Madelyn Rann, Maci Conley,
Kailey Uhrig, Jade Johnson
13 American - Coach Laura Smith
Coach Smith has coached at SOVC since 1999 and has served as
director since 2004. She has 28 years head coaching experience at Adena High
School and her teams have won numerous league championships and have made 5 state
championship appearances. 26 Adena volleyball players have been named All Ohio
during her tenure. She was inducted into the OHSVCA Hall of Fame in 2009, was
honored as OHSVCA Division III Coach of the Year in 1993. Coach Smith's
love of volleyball began during her high school years at Adena where she was a 4 year
letterwinner and was a starter on the 1975 and 1976 Class A State Volleyball
Championship teams. Coach Smith is IMPACT, ASEP and CAP I
Erica Marshall, Lea McFadden, Lexi Smith,
Aiden Fields, Lyndsey Miller, Lanie Shea,
Reece Kerns, Sierra Delong
13's - Coach Aaron Ridenour
Coach Ridenour has 22 years coaching experience with a career record
of 353-219. He coached 6 years at Clark State Community College(1989-1994); served
as varsity coach at Madison Plains, Bloom-Carroll and is currently at Unioto High
School. He has multiple league and district coach of the year awards including 2005
OHSVCA State Coach of the Year in division III. Coach Ridenour has 17 years
experience as a club volleyball coach.
Kelsie Bossert, Rylee Putnam, Courtney Garrison,
Madi Eberst, Ashley Taylor, Hannah Hall, Darby Beavers,
Avery Reuter, Camryn Chandler
13's - Coach McKensie Smith
Coach Smith played volleyball at Amanda-Clearcreek High
School and also played club ball on a national team at COVBC. She then continued her
career at Muskingum University where she was a four year letterman. She was
named Ohio Athletic Conference Honorable Mention during her junior year.
While at Muskingum, she assisted Coach Zicha at summer volleyball camps
and ran club volleyball tournaments. Coach Smith also coached club at ABBA
volleyball club for returning home to join the staff at SOVC.
Kalynn Rose, Jordyn Haggy, Kyla Havens, Jessica Silcott,
Makayla Howard, Maddy Sellers, Abby Stark,
Hannah Skinner, Jordan Morris
14's - Coach Cyndi Davis
Coach Davis played volleyball at Zane Trace H.S. where she was a 4
year letterman. She was all league and ZT MVP. Coach Davis was a starter
for the OU-C volleyball team from 1985-1987. She started her coaching career in 2006
as Zane Trace varsity assistant and has been the JV coach at Unioto from 2007 to the
present and has coached SOVC for the last 6 years. Coach Davis is IMPACT and CAP I
Konnor Hill, Morgan Popp, Kenzie Rhodes,
Emily Marshall, Abbey Winegardner, McKenna Newman,
Emma Monroe, Ally Freeman, Marissa Palmer
15's - Coach Donna Atchison
Coach Atchison's volleyball career started at Adena High School as a
member of the 1975 and 1976 Class A State Volleyball Championship teams. Her
coaching career began at Paint Valley High School where she started as a junior high
coach, then JV coach, and worked her way to the Varsity coaching position. Her
teams won several SVC junior high and SVC junior varsity championships. At the
Varsity level, a regional runner up finish earned her an OHSVCA Coaches Achievement Award.
After her time at Paint Valley, she returned to her alma mater to
serve as junior varsity coach where she continues her work with the Adena volleyball
program. She is IMPACT and CAP I certified and serves as the Assistant
Director of SOVC.
Carly Carroll, Alexa Fellenstein, Taylor Rawlings,
Jessica Damron, Malia Berry, Lauren Price
Jaycie McRoberts, Payton Reuter, Madison Conley
15's - Coach Tiffany Dailey
Coach Dailey was a four varsity starter and 3 year all-league player
at Paint Valley High School. She played for SOVC for 6 years. She
continued her playing career at Shawnee State University where she was the starting libero
for 3 seasons. While at Shawnee, her team qualified to Nationals 3 times.
Coach Dailey was a NAIA scholar athlete 3 times, holds Shawnee State records
for career, season and most digs in a match and is also ranked 16th in the nation (NAIA)
for most digs in a match with 50. Coach Dailey was an assistant coach at
SOVC last season.
Rachael Foster, Audra Lusk, Carissa Poehler,
Kassidey Winegardner, Alivia McBee, Ashley Coats,
Madison Wiseman, Maddie Bradley, Kalynn Baker
16's - Coaches Chad Knight and Lollie Knight
Coach Chad Knight graduated from Paint Valley High School
where he was a standout athlete. His Mother was a long time assistant
volleyball coach at Paint Valley, so Chad has been in the volleyball gym for a long time.
Coach Lollie Knight graduated from Adena High School where she played
as a setter. The Coach Knights have coached the Varsity/Junior Varsity
at Paint Valley High School and are currently serving on the coaching staff at Adena.
Anna DeGarmo, Emma Roderick, Allison Neff,
Hanna Eberst, Kirsten Juillerat, Ally Flechtner,
Allie Orr-Zody, Janna Kiger, Emily Brickles
16's - Coach Jimmy Hutton
Coach Hutton has been coaching SOVC for 12 years. He has coach
levels 10's through 18's. Coach Hutton's 18's team won gold in the gold tournament
at OVR regionals in 2011 and finished 2nd in 2012. He coached at the
varsity level at Zane Trace High School in 2003-2004, then moved to Adena to coach the 7th
grade team from 2005-2011. He is also involved with COVA, where he played
competitive volleyball for the past 10 years. Coach Hutton is IMPACT and ASEP
Jenna Hutton, Jessica Hutton, Devon Putnam,
Mackenna Steinbrook, Anna Karr, Kaitlynn Ross,
Jenny Keppler, Cassidy Rowe
17's - Coach Paul Tanedo
Coach Tanedo has been coaching at SOVC since 1995. He
spent 5 years with Chillicothe High School; JV coach from 2008 - 2010 and Varsity
Assistant, 2011-2012. His playing career with COVA (Chillicothe Outdoor
Volleyball Association) goes back 26 years. He was COVA City Champion in 1990, 1991,
1992, 1993, 1996 and 1997. He recorded the Most Wins in a single season in
1991 with 46 and was named Defensive Player of the Year in 1992 as well as outstanding
setter in 1991 and 1992; and outstanding server in 1991. Coach
Tanedo also played USAV indoor from 1994-2001. Coach Tanedo is IMPACT
certified for indoor and beach, CAP I certified and was a court coach for the USAV High
Perforrmance Tryout in Indianapolis in 2012. In 2010, Coach Tanedo's
team won the gold medal in the GOLD championship at the OVR regionals. Coach
Tanedo serves as the Chairman of the Executive Committee.
Halle White, Madison Knipp, Bailey Helton,
Kirsten Dawson, Karli Bowers, Hannah Phillips,
Tori Merritt, Emily Bath, Casey Howard
18's - Coach Josh Hixon
Coach Hixon began his coaching career as an SOVC assistant to Coach
Laura Smith in 2005. Coach Hixon has coached SOVC teams on his own since 2009.
He has also served as the Freshman coach and Varsity assistant at Adena High
Amanda Curry, Abby Nicholson, Mariah Compton,
Alyssa Kennedy, Brittany Mounts, Chandler Brown,
Rhyanna Day, Miranda Clark, Katie McFarland