Nicole Ryan

Nicole Ryan

C O A C H
SUNSHINE

Nicole Ryan

Nicole Ryan

Nicole Ryan

Coach

Team

16 Elite

Education

  • Masters in Education
  • Physical Education teaching/coaching/athletic administration
  • Azusa Pacific University 2001
  • Bachelors in Physical Education minor in Biology, Cal State Dominguez Hills 1997

Collegiate Sport

Volleyball

Accolades

  • Santa Monica College Volleyball Team 1991-1992
    • Coaches Award 1991-1992
    • Captain 1992
    • All conference 1992
  • Scholarship Athlete Volleyball Cal State Dominguez Hills
    • All Conference 93-94
      • Captain 94
      • Coaches Award 93-94
      • Senior Award 94
      • Current Record holder for most aces in a match
    • AAA ranked beach volleyball player 1999-2005

coaching years

  • 29th year coaching overall,
  • 21st year at Brentwood
  • 13th year coaching volleyball at Brentwood
  • 7 years Varsity Assistant
  • 6th year Varsity head coach
  • Head Coach Santa Monica College 2008-2015
  • Coach of The Year Award 2014

Coaching Club

  • Manhattan West VBC 1991-1992
  • Club West 1994-1996
  • Palisades VBC 1996-2004
  • SMBC 2004-2012

Home Town

El Segundo, California

Coaching Philosophy

Coaching has given me so much as a person, athlete and professional. The game is like a second home to me. I have enjoyed coaching every level of volleyball. I look forward to being a part of the sunshine coaching staff.

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About Nicole

I have coached every level of club volleyball from 12 to 18

I enjoy coaching volleyball because it has given me so much as a person, athlete and professional. The game is like a second home to me. I have enjoyed coaching every level of volleyball. I look forward to being a part of the sunshine coaching staff.

“Always work hard, never give up, and fight until the end.

Because it’s never really over until the whistle blows.

Katie Lindelof, Buck Lindelof Sunshine Volleyball Club
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“You’ve got to be confident when you’re competing. You’ve got to be a beast.”
– Gabby Douglas

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