2022-2023 16 Travel Assistant Coach
Coach Sandra was born and raised in South Carolina. In high school, she played on her varsity volleyball team for three years. After high school, she joined the Army to travel and see the world as a power generation equipment mechanic. After 10 years in the Army, she decided it was time to change careers, go back to school, and expand her family. Sandra and her husband, Tony, decided to settle in the Central Texas area to be close to Fort Hood. In 2006 she graduated from the University of Mary-Hardin Baylor with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Accounting. In 2007, she had another daughter and decided to go back to school after working in public accounting for several years. In 2011 she graduated with a Master’s of Accounting and Financial Management. After several years of working in public accounting and Coach, Sandra was able to take a break and focus on her family.
She has a passion and love for the game of volleyball and enjoys watching and playing whenever and wherever she can. She loves to share her passion and love for the game with anyone who wants to learn. Her daughter, Alicia, followed in her mom’s footsteps and has been playing volleyball since age 11. She has coached elementary, middle, and high school volleyball teams for over five years. In her spare time, she volunteers at her daughter’s school, hunts, and enjoys the outdoors.
This is Coach Sandra’s third season with Austin Velocity and she is excited to see another season.
Sandra is IMPACT, SafeSport, and Gold Medal Squared certified.