Coaches

Brent Newell
My name is Brent Newell and I am the varsity volleyball coach at Leipsic High School. I am also the digital learning coordinator at Leipsic Local School. I graduated from Leipsic High School in 2000, and from BGSU in 2004 with a major in K-12 Health/PE. I have a master’s degree in athletic administration and have 15 years of coaching experience. In 2018 and 2019 I was honored as the District 8 East Coach of the Year, and Putnam County League Coach of the year.  In 2018 I was also honored as the Blanchard Valley Conference Coach of the Year. I was also awarded the Putnam County League Coach of the Year in 2016 and 2014, and the Midland Athletic League Coach of the Year in 2010.   I coached the district 7 all-star game in 2010, and also the district 8 all-star game in 2013, 2015, and 2018. I am very excited for another club season, and take great pride in being a club director.
Brooke Kleman
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My name is Brooke Kleman, and I am a 2018 graduate of Ottawa-Glandorf. At Ottawa-Glandorf, I was honored to have been on 1st Team WBL, 1st Team District 8, 3rd Team All-Ohio, and to also have set 3 records which includes having the most digs in a game, most digs in season, and most digs in a career.  Currently, I am a sophomore defensive specialist at Bluffton University. As a freshman, I was named Defensive Player of the Week, received Honorable Mention in HCAC, and also earned Freshman Team in our conference.  As a sophomore, I have tallied up 1,000 career digs. I have played volleyball since 5th grade.  I played at Oiler Attack, and then continued to play at PGVBC for 4 years.  This is my second year coaching club, and I am looking forward to helping my players learn the game that I have grown to love.   
Mark Bunn
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Mark Bunn has been coaching for 15 years. He has coached at the following schools: Columbus Grove, Pandora Gilboa, and he will be entering his 11th year at Van Buren with an overall record of 137-79, BVC (52-35).  During those years Mark was named BVC Coach of the Year in 2006 and 2009.  He was also awarded District 8 Coach of the Year in 2009.  He loves the sport, and working with youth to learn the game, team work, and everyday life lessons through teachable moments. Mark enjoys spending time with his AMAZING wife Bridgett (Inducted into the University of Findlay Hall of Fame for Volleyball) and their five kids, Vivian (14), Selma (12), Carter (7), Everett (5) and Lucy (2)
Andrea Maidlow
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My name is Andrea Maidlow, I am currently an Intervention Specialist at Leipsic Local Schools. I coached club volleyball with the Stars and Spikes club from 2001 to 2005.  From 2004 to 2008 I coached at Leipsic Local Schools as a JV coach, a freshman coach, and a Jr. High coach. I just finished my first year coaching 7th and 8th grade volleyball at Ottawa Elementary. Have coached with Four 1 Nine Xtreme  as an assistant or head coach for about 5 years.  I look forward to meeting and working with the new group I get every year.
Ciara Hovest
My name is Ciara Hovest and I graduated from Pandora-Gilboa in 2012. After I graduated high school, I went to Rhodes State College for my Associates Degree and then went on to get my Bachelor Degree in Accounting through Franklin University. Since I've been out of high school, I coached Cheerleading at Pandora for 4 years and club volleyball at Northwest Ohio through Paulding for a year. In 2016, I coached the 7th grade volleyball team at Leipsic, and for the past three years I have coached the Freshman team. This is my fourth year coaching at PGVBC, and I'm very excited to be coaching!  I look forward to working with all of the athletes!
Abbie Like
My name is Abbie Like and I graduated from McComb High School and Bluffton College.  I am currently in my 20th year of teaching Elementary Physical Education at Leipsic Local Schools.  I have coached 4 years of varsity Volleybal at Leipsic (2000-2003), and more recently coached 7th, 8th, and JV at McComb.  The past two years I have helped start and coach the 5th and 6th grade volleyball program at McComb.  My husband Gregg and I have 3 girls and a boy.  I am looking forward to coaching at PGVBC this year!
Madison Warniment
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Hi! My name is Madison Warniment . I graduated from Leipsic High School in 2005 where I played six years of volleyball. I received 1st team PCL, 1st team BVC along with BVC Player of the Year, 1st team District 8, and All-Ohio Honorable Mention. While in high school I played 6 years of club volIeyball with Stars N Spikes. I then continued to play on in college attending Owens Community College where I played for an additional two years. While in college I coached one year of Freshman volleyball at Leipsic High School. I currently work at Blanchard Valley Urology as an Ultrasound Tech, am married and have three amazing children, two boys and one girl! This will be my 3rd year coaching club volleyball, and I am very excited about the upcoming season.  I look forward to helping you advance your skills and having lots of fun in the process!
Haley Gerten
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Hello I’m Haley Gerten! I graduated from Leipsic High School in 2014. I was a member of the Varsity Volleyball team all four years of school. Upon graduation I continued my volleyball career at Columbus State Community College. While in college, my team was able to finish among the final four teams in nationals for NJCAA. I’m currently the varsity assistant coach at Patrick Henry. I have experience with coaching volleyball and softball at the jr-high level as well. When I’m not working with NWO Beverage, I enjoy spending time with my friends and family.
Kacey Dulle
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My name is Kacey Dulle. I graduated from Leipsic High School. I am currently a civil engineering student at The University of Toledo. I was privileged to have been able to receive league honors both my junior and senior year as Leipsic’s Libero. I was involved in volleyball for nine years. I played club volleyball at PGVBC for six of those nine years. Last year, I was able to assistant coach for one of the eighth grade teams. I am honored to be able to lead my own team this year and I am looking forward to sharing my knowledge and passion for volleyball with my team.
Steve Yarnell
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Coach Yarnell has been the head volleyball coach at Bluffton University for the past 15 years.  While at Bluffton he has led the Beavers to two conference regular season titles and five trips to the NCAA Division III tournament.  Before coming to Bluffton he was the assistant coach at the University of Findlay.  Yarnell played for four years at Findlay on the men’s volleyball team.  He is married to Kelly and they have three children, Gracie, Toby, and Brady.
Kayla Mathew
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My name is Kayla Mathew and I graduated from Kalida High School in 2013. During my time at Kalida I received 1st team PCL, 2nd team District 8, District 8 Senior All-Star, and a PCL scholar athlete honors. After I graduated I went on the play at Owens Community College in Perrysburg for 2 years. After my final season playing for the express I coached club at PGVBC. After the club season I went on to finish my education and was the assistant varsity coach for Leipsic High School and the JV coach for the past 3 years.  This will be my 6th year coaching club volleyball. I am very excited about this upcoming club season and look forward to working with all of the athletes.
Niki Ellerbrock
My name is Niki Ellerbrock.  I graduated from Ottawa-Glandorf in 2015 where I was a member of the varsity volleyball team all four years.  I received 1st team WBL honors and 1st team District 8 honors in 2012, 13 and 14.  I also received Honorable Mention in Division III in 2013 and 14 and was WBL Player of the Year in 2014.  I played 6 years of club volleyball growing up.  I went on to coach junior high volleyball for three years, and am now currently the JV coach at Ottawa-Glandorf High School.  I am looking forward to a great club season.
Kelsey Padgett
Allison Stechschulte
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My name is Allison Stechschulte. I graduated from Kalida High School in 2005 and was on the State Semi-Final team. I received 1st team PCL, 1st team District 8, 1st team All-Ohio, PCL Player of the Year, District 8 Player of the Year. I continued playing volleyball at Owens Community College for the next 2 years. While attending Owens, I coached club at TVC. After graduating from Owens, I started coaching JV at Kalida, and volunteered as an assistant coach to the varsity team for the next 4 years. Currently, I am the Varsity Assistant coach at Leipsic High School. I am very excited about this upcoming season and look forward to working with each individual player
Kelsey Garmon
This is my 4th year coaching club volleybal. I previously coached 7th grade at Ottawa Elementary. I am a 2013 graduate of Ottawa-Glandorf High School and 2017 graduate of the University of Findlay. I work as a social worker in Findlay. I am looking forward to another great season!
Constance Letso-Skilliter
My name is Constance Skilliter and I am a 2012 graduate of Ottawa-Glandorf.  I am currently an intervention specialist placed at McComb Elementary.  I attended BGSU and graduated with my bachelor's in 2016 and my master's in 2019.  I currently coach the reserve volleyball team at McComb High School.  My husband and I live with our two dogs and are expecting our first child in August.  I am excited for this upcoming season!
Bob Moran
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Bob Moran has been a Head Varsity Volleyball Coach for 21 years and has also been coaching Club Volleyball for 21 years. He is currently the Head Coach at McComb High School. His overall record is 329 - 184. He has won 8 League Championships, 7 District Championships, 1 Regional Championship, and 1 trip to the Final 4 State Championship.
Jordan McVicker
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My name is Jordan McVicker.  I am currently the JV/ Assistant Varsity Coach at McComb High School.  I will be going on my third year coaching at McComb and was at Pandora-Gilboa High School for two years before that.  I have been a club volleyball coach for six years.  Outside of coaching I have a seven year old that keeps me busy with sports and extra-curricular activities
Amber Miller
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Amber Miller will be entering her 4th year of coaching club volleyball. This will be her second year at Four 1 Nine Xtreme, her two previous years were at Ohio Extreme out of Akron, Ohio. Amber is a 2014 graduate of Leipsic High School. She was a member of the varsity volleyball and basketball teams all four years. She played 5 years of club volleyball at Oiler Attack in Findlay, Ohio. She then continued her education at Kent State University where she received a scholarship to play volleyball. She received her degree in Integrated Social Studies. Amber lettered all four years at Kent State and got a lot of coaching experience by coaching tournaments, camps, and clinics. She had the opportunity to work with a number of college coaches and other former college volleyball players. Amber is now the head varsity volleyball coach at Ottawa-Glandorf High School.
Mary Kortokrax
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Hi, my name is Mary Kortokrax and I am the Varsity Coach at Kalida High School. I have been around the game of volleyball for several years in different roles. I have coached at many different age levels and I am a licensed OHSAA volleyball official for 9 years now. I am very excited and looking forward to working with our student athletes. 
Bria Bronston
Carlee Miller
Carlee Miller is a 2017 graduate of Kalida High School. She was a 4-year varsity letter-winner earning several Putnam Count League and All District Awards. She previously coached the Junior Varsity team and assisted the Varsity team at Kalida High School for the 2019 season. She is currently attending the University of Northwestern Ohio majoring in Accounting and is scheduled to graduate August 2020. She is looking forward to assistant coaching her first year of club. 
Ashley Stechschulte
My name is Ashley Stechschulte. I graduated from Ottawa-Glandorf in 2015 where I was a part of the Varsity volleyball team all four years and played club for 7 years growing up. Previously, I have coached club at the Elite Volleyball Training Center in Columbus. I am excited and looking forward to a great club season! 
Sydney Kleman
Lyndie Hazelton
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Brooke Brown
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Tara Tietje
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