Saturday, April 29, 2017

Notes from the Coach

Coach should update often with personal messages.

Current Assignments & Resume

Mike Swem
LoneStar Volleyball, 2013 - Present
LoneStar Volleyball Club, Assistant Coach, 12 Endless Pursuit (2016-17)
LoneStar Volleyball Club, Assistant Coach, 17 Elite (2016-17)
LoneStar Volleyball Club, Assistant Coach, 17 Endless Pursuit (2015-16)
LoneStar Volleyball Club, Head Coach, 15 Elite (2014-15)
Finished #18 at Crossroads National Qualifier, 2014-15
Finished 5th at Northeastern Qualifier 
Finished silver champion at LoneStar National Qualifier
LoneStar Volleyball Club, Head Coach, 14 Elite (2013-14)
Finished 5th at Nationals
LoneStar  Volleyball Training Director
USA High Performance Volunteer Coach 
Max Performance Volleyball (Startup Club) 2009 - 2012
Technical Director / Master Coach
Responsible for training of Max Performance Volleyball coaches and players
Coordinate the recruiting process
Managed and lead coach for all clinics and camps
Practice Program for younger players ( 10-15 age groups )
Managed and Master Coach of practice program for girls 10 to 15 ages
Managed the Data entry of tournament results in to data base systems
18 Red (2011/12) Four seniors, five juniors & two sophomores
Four- first place finishes in regional tournaments
18 open champion GOLD MEDALIST @ Cross Court Classic 18 national tournament
4th Place at Cross Roads National Qualifier American division
5th Place @ Lonestar Classic American Division
Longest win streak was 15 matches without a loss
Ranked National by USVA in the top 5 of the 18 American Division teams
Private lessons for Max and non-Max players, college players
15th Finish @ LoneStar American Division
17th Finish @ Cross Roads National Qualifier 
TCA Volleyball Club TEAM COMPLETE ATHELTIC – Austin Head Coach & Assistant Director 2006 – 2009
Startup club with TCA first club outside California
Responsible for training coaches and players in the TCA Blueprint
Created and implement the practice plans & training for these areas; club teams, Clinics and camps
Coordinate the recruiting process
Managed first contact with college coaches and assist players in recruiting process
Managed the day to day operation of TCA Austin
Direct contact with CEO, director of TCA operations, CFO on a daily and by weekly basics
Manager and lead coach for all clinics and camps
Managed the Data entry of tournament results in to data base systems
Travel; Coordinated Travel with TCA travel Agent
Accounting; Coaches timecards and payroll
Responsible for setter and libero training Win /losses data base
Managed tournament results in to the data base system, to assure win /losses were current and or updated
Gear and equipment; inventory, ordering of uniforms, balls, carts, etc. 
TCA Austin Volleyball Coach 2006 - 2009
Third Degree Head Coach 
18 third degree (CA) Open JO National Champion Gold Medalist (CA)   (2008) Coaching Staff 
Black(TX)  ( 2006-07) Assistant coach 
Blue (TX) ( 2006-07) Head Coach 3 seniors 8 juniors 
14 Black(TX) (2006-07) Head Coach 
Private lessons for TCA and non TCA players, college players
Austin Metro Volleyball Club (AMV) Cedar Park Texas; Head Coach, Board Member 2000 – 2006
Head Coach 
Responsible for training setters
Managed first contact with college coaches and assist players in recruiting process
162 (2005-06)  Head Coach  
18 Tyler’s   (2004-05) Head Coach 
Tyler’s Head coach  
Tyler’s technical coach 
Asics  Head Coach
Black Head Coach 
17 Black Assistant Head coach 
Wichita Volleyball Club – Adult Men’s & women’s Head Coach (1974-76, 1978-79)
Head Coach 
1975-76 Head coach of AA, A BB & B teams 
1974-75 Head Coach Women’s BB team 
Camps worked: 
LoneStar middle school prep camp ( 08/2012)
Max  Performance clinics’ & Camps (2009-12)
TCA summer Camps ( Austin, Houston, Atlanta) (2006-09)
TCA pre high school Tryout Camps; Austin, Houston, Orange County, CA ( 2006-09)
University of Texas (2002-2006) 
Wichita State University ( 2005-07) 
Colorado State University ( 2004- 06) 
Certifications
USA Volleyball IMPACT
Gold Medal Square Clinic 2006
USVA member - Coach 2000 to present  

LoneStar Volleyball

10570 John W. Elliott Drive, #600, Frisco, TX 75033

Office Hours:  Mon-Fri....2:00p-8:00p

Gym Hours:  Mon-Fri…. 4:00p-10:00p

Sat-Sun....Check Court Calendar for event times. 

League Days, doors open 30 minutes prior to first match
USAV Tournament Days, doors open at 7:00a

Email info@lonestarvolleyball.net                                        Phone : 214-334-3105