UMHB has published the official announcement of Coach Frost leaving the program and confirm he is taking a DI position at Gardner-Webb. You can find that school’s announcement here. D3VbWest wishes nothing but the best to Coach Frost and his family. The West Region has a slew of great coaches so it’s nice that one…… Continue reading Coach Frost Takes DI Position
Coach Rob Frost has decided to step down as head coach of Mary Hardin-Baylor. I’m currently flying back from vacation and will have more information tomorrow. Coach Frost has had a lot of success at UMHB and the team is coming off a regional final loss to the eventual national champions. This is now the…… Continue reading UMHB Coach Stepping Down *Updates*
We have our second opening in the West Region with today’s announcement that Keely Peterson has stepped down after 3-years as the ETBU volleyball coach. According to the announcement Coach Peterson and her husband (who was also an ETBU employee) have decided to move to Houston to pursue a job outside of college athletics. The…… Continue reading ETBU Coach Steps Down
I’m working on a story that involved reaching out to a number of coaches and I thought what a great time to ask them what the most annoying thing someone can do on a recruitment video. So, I did. I put their responses along with some personal observations into a Recruitment Video (PSA) page, which…… Continue reading Recruitment Video Page
I had a coach wonder about the West Region’s out-of-region records this past season and whether it was at all reflective as to the strength of our region. This is something I actually kept in 2017 but didn’t find it too useful, which was more a failing of my record keeping methods than anything else.…… Continue reading Out of Region Results
I put up the 2019 Recruit Page earlier this year and you can always find it on the left side menu. It’s far from complete as most of the schools are still recruiting for the 2019 season. With that said, I’ve been able to track down a number of the incoming student-athletes through recruiting services,…… Continue reading 2019 Recruit Page Online!
Caroline Carlton has resigned as the Centenary College volleyball coach and her position has been posted. My understanding is that although she loved the school and especially the team, the city wasn’t the best fit for her. She has not accepted another position at this time. Carlton had just finished her second season as coach…… Continue reading Centenary Coach Steps Down
I have already posted a number of articles on senior graduation loss and how it will impact the West Region but Rich Kern has the data for all of DIII. I don’t want to repeat myself here but since I’ve already forgotten what I had written, I’m sure it will happen. The big number that…… Continue reading DIII Senior Graduation Loss