Emily K is our Coach Spotlight for volleyball during our SFHS Fall Athletic Season. If you haven’t been to a freshman volleyball game yet this season, you should definitely check one out and meet Coach Emily K. This is her first year as a high school volleyball coach, and she claims to be learning as she goes. So far, we think she is doing a GREAT job!
Coach Emily grew up in Upstate New York in the town of middleburgh. She attended Middleburgh Central Highschool.
As an athlete throughout high school and college, she played both basketball and softball. She played basketball in New York at the college level. She attended Suny Plattsburgh University in New York while playing Center on the basketball team there.While attending college, she majored in childhood education and development.
When we asked her why she wanted to coach volleyball, she said she wanted to see what it was all about. The sport of volleyball intrigued her and as a former athlete, she was familiar with the dedication and conditioning it takes to be a competitor. Although she has not coached volleyball for long, she said her favorite part is the enthusiasm that the girls give off.