Seasons at WJV: 5th Season with WJV

Coaching Experience: Coached at Wisconsin Juniors since 2016. Also, coached at Shoreline Volleyball Club on the boys side in 2003-05. Former Tremper High School JV Coach. Served for multiple years at One Step Closer Volleyball Camp. 

Playing Experience: Played 4 years of high school volleyball at Zion Benton Township in Zion, IL. Played club volleyball at Wisconsin Power. Went on to play collegiately at Lake Forest College. Played right side.

Education: Bachelor of Art in Music and Bachelor of Art in Biology, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL. Master of Business Administration Global Business, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, Lake Forest, IL. 

Family: Lives in Pleasant Prairie, WI with her husband, Sam, and their two year old daughter, Emmerson, who will one day play for Juniors!

Favorite Quote: You are enough. Whatever you want to achieve or be, it's inside of you already, just let it out! 

Favorite Athlete: All my former players!


Co Head Coach: Katie Gutowski

CO HEAD Coach: Christa Tucker

Assistant Coach: Avery Longrie

Co Coach Bio:

Seasons at WJV: 1st Season

Coaching Experience: 3 seasons at Midwest Penguins. 1 season coaching Middle School in Grand Forks, ND 

Playing Experience: College: Played a Redshirt season at the University of North Dakota and then suffered a Shoulder Injury. High School: Four-year Varsity Volleyball Player at Oak Creek High School;  Played 6 years of Club Volleyball

Education and Career: I received my law degree from the University of Wisconsin in 2007. I am currently practicing law in Milwaukee, WI. 

Awards and Accolades: 2nd Team All Conference Sophomore year, Honorable Mention Junior Year, First Team All Conference Senior Year, Captain of 17-1 Club team 

Family: I am married and have two daughters. My oldest is on the 12-Blue team. 

Favorite Sports Memory: Walking into the New Orleans Convention Center at 14 years old to play in my first big club tournament. I was in awe at the size of the tournament and our team came in 3rd which was even better. 

Christa Tucker

Seasons at WJV: First Season

Coaching Experience: Volunteered at various summer camps and leagues over the past years

Playing Experience: Four year Varsity Athlete at Kenosha Christian Life School. Competed with various travel teams throughout middle school and high school. Played three years of Division 2 collegiate volleyball. Position: Libero/D.S.

Education and Career: Graduated high school in 2018. Past three years majored in Elementary Education at Colorado Christan University. My goal is to finish out my degree in the upcoming Fall semester. 

Awards & Accolades: High School: First Team All Conference 2x Regional Champions 2x Varsity Captain 
College: 2020 - Team Captain 

Family: I am the second oldest of four siblings. I have two dogs, Bentley & Nova! 

Favorite Athlete: Misty May-Treanor