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Meet the Coaches

Head Coach: Ellen Schafer '10
651-587-9199
Varsity Assistant: Nick Giles '03
JV Coach: Hannah Gibbemeyer '14
B-Squad Coach: Ronda Gowan '82
Freshman Purple: Bridget Lasswell '13
Freshman Gold: Laura Hamilton '12 

Athletic Directory

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2017 Volleyball Team

CDH Volleyball 2018 Summer Schedule

Volleyball is offering open gyms every Monday and Wednesday through June and July. Volleyball will also be working out in the Fitness Center Monday through Thursday with trained coaches and volleyball-specific exercises. Click on the doc below for the summer schedule.

Raider Volleyball Handbook

Players will receive a hard copy of hand book after teams are made from coaches.  Coaches will go over hand book with all players.  All forms found in appendix are only in hard copy of hand book.

Off-Season Training

Raider Edge Training

Junior Olympic Volleyball
Many CDH Volleyball Players play volleyball in the off-season through Junior Olympic Volleyball Programs. There are many programs to choose from. Please talk to your daughter's coach about the appropriate program for your daughter if you are interested.

2016 Girls Volleyball Photos

Team Overview

The Cretin-Derham Hall Volleyball program consists of one team at the varsity, junior varsity and B-squad levels. Typically, there have been three 9th grade teams consisting of 12 to 15 players. If the number of athletes trying out for the 9th grade team exceeds 15 players per team, the experience of learning and game situations will decrease for all involved and cuts may occur. Previous volleyball experience is necessary for those considering trying out for volleyball at the B-squad, JV, and Varsity levels.

The varsity volleyball season begins Monday, August 14, 2017 and is 13 weeks in length with 17 regular season contests followed by playoffs. JV, B-squad and 9th grade teams compete for 11 weeks with 17 dates of competition. 9th grade teams are allowed additional dates and may have more than 17 dates of competition. When school is in session, volleyball practice ranges from 3:15-5:30 pm Monday-Thursday and 2:45-5:30 pm on Friday. There will be several weekend practices and tournaments for all levels.