This will be Lydia's 4th summer working Wooster Volleyball Camp. Lydia's nickname on the team is "mom" and is an All-Conference Outside/Middle Hitter at Wooster. Her motherly skills come in handy at camp. She is an English major and is getting her Early Childhood Education Endorsement. Lydia is an outstanding teacher of the game, and loves coaching campers. Lydia went to Fredericktown High school and played for CVA volleyball club.
A 3 year camp veteran Ksenia is an outside hitter on the Wooster Varsity Volleyball Team. She is a Nueroscience major with an emphasis in Biochemistry. She is originally from Media, Ohio and attended Medina High School. She played for Maverick and Buckeye Fire Volleyball Clubs. Ksenia's calm demeanor on the court and compassion in the dorms makes her an outstanding camp staffer.
A camp staff veteran that goes way back, Natalie is the co-head coach for the Cleveland Volleyball Club’s nationally qualifying 16 black team. Natalie brings extensive coaching experience to camp and has coached for CVC and Wooster High school. She was a standout outside hitter at Walsh University and Wooster High School. Natalie is middle school teacher in the Wooster City Schools. We are thrilled to have Natalie’s expertise back for yet another summer.
Maggie is a graduate of Akron University with a degree in Social Work. She is currently working on her masters in social work. She is a veteran camp staffer, experienced nanny and has many years of club volleyball coaching experience from the Kidron Volleyball Club. Maggie has been an assistant varsity coach at Triway High school for the last 3 seasons, and joined her sister Kelley on the College of Wooster team as an outside hitter in the 20012 season. Maggie is an exceptional teacher of the game
Savannah is an All-Conference outside hitter/setter who just graduated from The College of Wooster. She is an experienced club coach and certified USAV and collegiate volleyball official. This fall she will start as the Head Volleyball Coach at West Holmes High School. Savannah is a graduate of The College of Wooster in Communication Science Disorders. She is back for her second year as a camp staffer after completing a summer internship with FCA volleyball in California. Savannah’s experience at all positions makes her a very good coach.
Megan is back for her 4th year at camp. Megan is a dorm supervisor and court coach. She is a neuroscience major at The College of Wooster and is an outside/rightside hitter for the Fighting Scots. She played club volleyball and is a graduate of Black River High School. Megan is wonderful in the dorms, and has a huge heart for campers that might be feeling a little nervous away from home.
Ashley Plassard is an Art major and working on her teaching certification at Wooster. She is returning for her second year at camp. Ashley is a middle hitter for The College of Wooster. She played club volleyball for Eastside Juniors out of Cleveland and is from High School. Ashley’s passion for the game shines during camp.
Rachel is a left-handed rightside hitter from Canton, Ohio. Rachel attended Hoover High School and played club volleyball for Elite Sports Ohio. Rachel is back for her 2nd year of camp and her loving corrections and calm demeanor works with our youngest campers and of course training the lefties. At Wooster Rachel is a part of the residence life staff supervising the dormitories during the school year and a Communication Science Disorders major working on her teaching certification.
Eva is a returning staffer who played club volleyball for Dayton Juniors and Northmont High School. Eva has played Outside, middle, and defensive specialist for the Fighting Scots and is thrilled to be back at camp. She has experience coaching clinics and camps with Dayton Juniors. Eva’s enthusiasm and hardwork are such an asset to camp. She is a Chemical Physics major who hopes to pursue a degree in Engineering.
Wes Davis - Assistant Camp Director
Wes is a member of the College of Wooster Soccer Coaching Staff, husband of Camp Director Sarah Davis. Wes handles all the check in paperwork and all the behind the scenes work to make camp happen.
Back for his 9th year he handles all the testing results, skills grouping and data processing for camp. You will find William at the head table keeping track of scores, match-ups and serving in any capacity needed. He serves as high school line judge in his home state of Iowa. He has been an avid volleyball fan at the high school and collegiate level. William is the father of Coach Sarah Davis and an essential piece to making camp run smoothly.
Our new staff include:
Gabrielle Basinsky - Amherst Steele High School, Southwest Volleyball Club. Gab is a biology major and defensive specialist for the Fighting Scots. Gab is the loudest player in the Wooster gym and certainly will keep campers laughing.
McKenzie Reese - Cardinal Mooney High School and Infinity Volleyball Club. McKenzie is a communications major and trained as an outside, rightside, and defensive specialist for the Fighting Scots. McKenzie is another lefty and has so much versatility on the court. She has experience as a 3 year Advanced Camper.
Marijia Cyvas - Her high school Bennet Academy is a perennial volleyball powerhouse in Chicago. Marija is a middle hitter for the Fighting Scots and comes from a very techinically strong background. Marijia is a camp counselor in the summers at a Lithuanian camp in Michigan.
Kyana Harris - Eastside Catholic High School, Island Thunder Volleyball Club. A setter who has trained as a setter with Sports Performance out of Chicago as well as her Washington State club.
Marina Roski - A dual sport (softball & volleyball) athlete for The Fighting Scots. Marina hails from Pamona, California and played several years of club volleyball in the sunshine state of California.
Erica Roberts - Hoban High School in Akron, OH and Ohio Xtreme volleyball club. Erica is a middle blocker for the Fighting Scots in her first year of camp staff.