Coaches 2020-2021

Here’s the start of our 2020-2021 coaching line-up. Coach bios will be posted shortly! We may have additional teams based on coaching availability and athlete interest. Athletes interested in trying out for one of our teams this season can reach out to us soon – but tryouts are gonna look a little different this year based on OVA and provincial health guidelines. If you’re new to our club and have some video footage, start getting it ready (maximum 60 second clip) cause our coaches may want to see it.

12U Girls-1: Shane Christopher
12U Girls-2: TBD
13U Girls-1: Cris Barbulescu
13U Girls-2: TBD
14U Girls-1: Rob Dyment
14U Girls-2: TBD
15U Girls-1: Elicia Hannah
15U Girls-2: Ally Legree
16U Girls-1: Mike Hayes
16U Girls-2: Brian Bouma
16U Girls-3: TBD
17U Girls-1: Mackenzie Prins, Vanessa Koot
18U Girls-1: Paul Koot, Lucia Kalmeyer
13U Boys: Greg Hannah
15U Boys: Geoff Thompson
17U Boys: Scott Handley, Tyler Krabi

We have additional head coaches and assistant coaches who will be placed based on tryout results. Coaches of second teams with ‘TBD’ will be announced based on the results of first team tryouts. It’s not too late to join our coaching team – send an email to president@drvcvolleyball.ca if you’re interested.

Assistant coaches with children trying out will be assigned after their child’s tryout result. 

Advisory #1: COVID-19

Thursday, March 12/20, 3:40 p.m.

As with most of you, we are closely monitoring the situation with respect to the COVID-19 virus outbreak. At this time, the Ontario Volleyball Association has not made any decisions with respect to upcoming tournaments, including the Ontario Provincial Championships that begin April 16. We remind parents, coaches, and athletes to refrain from attending practice if they are symptomatic and to always practice good hygiene in terms of washing/sanitizing hands and proper etiquette when coughing or sneezing.

We feel it is best to refer our families to the Durham Region Health Department’s website that is providing current and local updates with respect to the outbreak. We also encourage you to monitor the OVA website for the most current information with respect to upcoming competition information.

14U Girls – Team 1: Pat & Janice McGlynn, Elicia Hannah

We are excited to tell you about this triple threat that includes former OUA and NCAA volleyball players turned teachers along with a team building/mental performance coach.

14U Girls Head coach, Pat McGlynn, has been coaching various sports for many years including volleyball, basketball, and football. He is one of the original DRVC coaches and after taking a hiatus following the birth of his kids, Coach Pat has been back with us for a few years now coaching at the 13U and 15U girls level. Pat is a former varsity volleyball player Continue reading “14U Girls – Team 1: Pat & Janice McGlynn, Elicia Hannah”