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RED ROCK 18-1 (HEAD COACH)
DAVID HUAN
A transplant from Southern California, David graduated from the University of California-Berkeley, and has enjoyed living in the Bay Area ever since. Professionally, he works at an online technology and education company originally based out of Stanford University. He is also avidly involved in several business ventures with his friends and colleagues--together, they work on Academic Development and Investment Analytics projects.

Over the last 10 years, David has coached 13 club teams, all of which have qualified for Junior Olympics/Nationals. Last season, he and Marietta coached their 18s team, winning the NCVA Regional Championship, and earned two medals in the Open division at National Qualifiers. The year before, they coached the 17s team that finished T-3rd in the region. In other recent years, his Red Rock 13s earned a bid to the 2013 Junior National Championships by winning Far Westerns, and subsequently finished 1st in the NCVA. He also helped the 16s team that year to a 2nd place finish in the region, and a top 5 finish at Nationals in Dallas. In 2012, his 14s team also qualified in the Open Division at Nationals and subsequently won NCVA Power League, while his 16s team that year also competed at Nationals in Columbus, OH. In 2011, his 13s finished in the top 5 at Nationals in Atlanta, GA. In early March of 2010, his team was the first in the country to qualify for Nationals by winning the Colorado Crossroads Qualifier tournament. In 2009, he helped guide his team to a Bronze Medal in the 16 Open division at Nationals in Miami, FL.

In his free time, David enjoys watching movies and is also a devoted sports fan. His heart will always be purple and gold, while his blood runs Dodger blue. He is also a diehard Cal Football and Basketball fan. In the summer of 2014, David and Marietta moved to the peninsula to be closer to their jobs and the club.

RED ROCK 18-1 (ASSISTANT COACH) (COLLEGE RECRUITING COORDINATOR)
MARIETTA FLYNN HUAN
Marietta has been coaching club volleyball over the past 8 years. Last season, she and David coached their 18 Black team, winning the NCVA Regional Championship, earning two medals in the Open division at National Qualifiers, and finishing 11th in 18 Open at Junior Nationals in New Orleans. Some of Marietta's past success includes: qualifying all her teams to Junior Nationals in the Open or National divisions, top 3 finishes in the Northern California region each year, and a 5th place finish at Junior Nationals. As one of the co-directors/owners of Red Rock, she strives to continually deliver a high quality club program that can help develop our players to reach their full potential. She is also the club’s college recruiting coordinator working diligently with Red Rock players who strive to play volleyball at the collegiate level.

Marietta was born and raised in Louisville, KY and New Albany, IN. She won the Gold Medal at the 2000 USA Volleyball Junior Olympics playing for Kentucky Indiana Volleyball Academy (KIVA). She attended New Albany High School and was a four-year varsity player on her nationally-ranked volleyball team as an outside hitter. As the team's captain her senior year, she led her team to a 28-3 record earning MVP honors. In her graduating class of 700 students, she received the Overall Top Female Athlete Award and the Top Scholar-Athlete Award. Marietta attended Santa Clara University and played libero during her college career. She graduated with Honors in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance.

Professionally, Marietta is a CPA and the Senior Accounting Manager-Commercial for Theravance Biopharma, Inc. in South San Francisco, CA. In her spare time, she enjoys remodeling her home, going to the movies with her husband David, showering her two cats with endless love, and eating shabu-shabu!

RED ROCK 18-showcase (HEAD COACH)
SHEILA SOMERS
Sheila Somers was Head Coach at Dominican University of California in San Rafael for 4 years; Laney Jr College Assistant Coach for 2 years with 14+ years of coaching Juniors at all levels.

Sheila is focused on the big picture and looking to facilitate ‘Flow’ by building trust through the rigors of competition, effective practice, sequence isolation and building a ‘team’ confidence. The side benefits; developing great friendships and working with great people.

Lifelong volleyball player and athlete, Sheila was a UC Berkeley walk-on and Cal Graduate. To stay in the game, she has played in adult indoor leagues and is an avid sand player for umpteen years. She is also a competitive tennis player, snowboarder, road and mountain biker & backpacker.

Sheila works as a Project Management Consultant developing trial exhibits for litigators. She is reigniting her coaching career at Red Rock after a hiatus working at a start up and raising her son & daughter. Sheila lives with her husband Mark and their 2 kids in San Francisco. 

RED ROCK 18-showcase (ASSISTANT COACH)
ROBIN JOHN ROSALES
Robin grew up in Redwood City and went to college at UCSB where he graduated with a BA in Political Science. He is a video game industry veteran who has worked in the business development, sales, marketing and public relations fields for companies including PC Gamer, PlayStation Magazine, Ubisoft, the Microsoft Xbox launch and clients including Logitech, Electronic Arts and Namco. 

Thoroughly passionate about volleyball, Robin has coached at various age levels from grade school to college teams. He coached high school volleyball at Woodside High School for five seasons where they had four CCS appearances and won back to back PAL Bay League titles. He coached at Sacred Heart Prep for two seasons where the JV team and Freshman teams had undefeated league seasons. He has been coaching various levels at Castilleja in Palo Alto, CA for both the middle school and high school JV and Varsity teams for the past five years and included the Varsity team winning the CCS Div V title in 2011. Robin also helped coach at Notre Dame Namur University, a NCAA Div II team playing in the PacWest Conference.

In 2008, Robin's 13 Black Team earned a National bid for the Junior Olympics in Dallas, Texas. The following year in 2009, his 14 Black team earned the clubs first Open Division bid, held in Miami, Florida. They finished Top 20 in the nation and the top ranked 14s team in Northern California. His 15 Black team earned an Open Division bid in 2010. In 2011, his 14 Cardinal team became the clubs first two's team to garner a Junior National bid, held in Atlanta, GA. In 2012, he took the helm of 14 Cardinal again and earned a National bid at Junior Nationals. His team finished as the 4th ranked 14s team in NCVA, the highest ranking for any two's team in the entire region encompassing all age groups. In 2013, he coached 14 Black which earned a Junior National bid where they finished in 5th place in the NCVA, and 15 Black, which earned a Junior National Open bid and finished as the 18th top 15s team in the country. In 2014, he coached 15 Black which earned a bid to Junior Nationals. In 2015, Robin coached 13 Black and earned a Junior National bid as well as coaching ARC 16-1, which won every Premier League tourney and finished first place in overall rankings in the 16s NCVA Premier League.  

Robin and his longtime girlfriend Sally got married last year. When Robin is not on the volleyball court, they enjoy spending time together going to movies, hunting down and trying out various food trucks in the Bay Area as well as traveling to check out GIANT items and other roadside attractions.

RED ROCK 17-1 (HEAD COACH)
JON ROOT
Jon recently moved to the Bay Area and will be leading the 17-1s in his first year with Red Rock. A native of West Los Angeles and Loyola High, Jon was collegiate volleyball standout at Stanford University where he earned multiple All America honors and a place in the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame.
 
Over the last 5 years, Jon has coached two years of high school in Central California, served as Technical Director for an area club focusing on private instruction, performance clinics and Life path consulting for aspiring high school to college athletes.
 
Jon has played extensively indoors and outdoors, both for the US National Team, Italian A-1 professional league and the AVP. An Olympic Gold medalist and World Champion for USA Volleyball from 1985-1990, Jon’s passion for player development and growing the game brings him into club coaching.
 
Professionally, Jon is an author, speaker and avidly involved in promoting character development platforms around Life and Sports for young adults. His next book, The Box and 1 Playbook presents methodology for individual character development and excellence in a competitive, creative or team environment.
 
Jon has a 9 yr old daughter, enjoys long bike rides, time with his dog, live music, all things personal evolution.

RED ROCK 17-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
BOBBY WALTON
Bobby grew up in the San Diego area and went to school and graduated from San Diego State. He played on his high school volleyball team, and was chosen on the First Team All-League Team three times. Playing club volleyball, Bobby was a defensive specialist, setter and outside hitter. 

He has coached middle school volleyball level in La Jolla and in Palo Alto area for nine years. At Jordan Middle School, he led his eighth grade team to the volleyball championship. Bobby coached at Kehilla High School and is currently the JV Head Coach and Varsity Assistant Coach at Castilleja High School. Bobby has coached club volleyball for the past six years – coaching both girls and boys – ages 12-17. Bobby looks forward to coaching at Red Rock this season. 

When not on the court, Bobby is also an avid basketball player. He has a continual craving for cakes and pies, and can be seen trying out different flavors of gum on the sidelines. 

RED ROCK 17-2 (HEAD COACH)
DUSTYN WOROPAY
Dustyn grew up in Redwood City, CA, and began playing volleyball at Junipero Serra High School (San Mateo) and Peninsula Tribe Club Volleyball from 2002-2004. He continued playing at Loyola Marymount University, a Division III team. Dustyn is returning to Red Rock for the 2015-16 season and previously coached with the organization during the 2011-12 club season.

His coaching career began at his alma mater, Junipero Serra High School in 2009 as an Assistant Coach. He became the Men's Varsity Head Coach from 2011-2014. In his final season at Serra, Dustyn guided the Padres to a top 7 overall finish in the CCS Division 1 Playoffs.

Dustyn is currently the Varsity Coach at Sequoia High School in Redwood City, guiding the Cherokees to a 48-17 record his first two years, including a 2013 PAL Ocean Championship while going 13-1 in league play and 25-7 overall. 2014 saw Sequoia move up into the top-tier Bay Division, claiming third place in league and an automatic entry into the CCS Division 1 playoffs. Sequoia went on to finish in the top 5 while amassing a 23-10 overall record. This marked the second team he coached deep into the CCS playoffs in 2014 after doing the same at Serra in the spring.

In addition to coaching at Sequoia High School, he is currently a teacher at Central Middle School in San Carlos. Previously Dustyn has coached for Encore/Monsoon Volleyball Club, Serra-San Mateo and Notre Dame-Belmont High Schools, Central Middle School (Athletic Director/8th Grade Boys and Girls coach) as well as Payes and Peninsula Juniors club volleyball teams.

RED ROCK 17-2 (ASSISTANT COACH)
NICOLE DeBALKO
Nicole DeBalko is in her first year as a member of the Red Rock coaching staff. Previously she was on the coaching staff at the Monsoon/Encore volleyball club.

Nicole began her coaching career as head coach, freshmen volleyball at Mercy High School in Burlingame where she played competitively and coached for two years. Nicole subsequently spent two seasons as the assistant coach, men’s varsity volleyball at Serra High School in San Mateo before becoming head coach, junior varsity volleyball for the 2015 season. In 2014, the team had its best finish in years with a top 7 finish in CCS Division 1. Nicole is also in her third season as assistant coach, women’s varsity volleyball at Sequoia High School in Redwood City. The team’s first season ended with a P.A.L. Ocean Division Co-championship. In 2014, Sequoia moved up into the top-tier Bay Division, claiming third place in the league receiving an automatic entry into the CCS Division 1 playoffs. The team went on to finish in the top 5.

Nicole was born in San Francisco and lives in Redwood City. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona with a degree in political science and pre-law. She also attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, CA.

RED ROCK 16-1 (HEAD COACH)
MICHELLE BRAZIL
Michelle is the head coach of The Branson School. In her first 4 years she has won 4 CIF state championships (2009-2012) making Branson one of only four schools to win four titles consecutively. In 2012 the team recorded its second consecutive 40+ win season compiling 41 wins with only 3 losses. They extended their MCAL win streak to 32-0 (2 undefeated seasons) winning the MCAL championship for the second year in a row and the NCS section Championship, NorCal CIF Championship, CIF State Championship for the 4th year in a row. 

Last season, Michelle led her Red Rock 16 Black team to a bronze medal at USAV Junior Nationals. She previously coached multiple age groups at Golden Bear. She has five top four finishes in the NCVA region and nine appearances at junior nationals, including 2 open division appearances.

A native of the East Bay, Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband, friends, and new puppy. She also enjoys traveling, scuba diving, and anything involving the water.
 
RED ROCK 16-1 (ASSISTANT COACH) 
JORGE PEÑATE
Jorge is the head coach at Bishop O’Dowd High School and will be assisting the 16-1s in his first year with Red Rock. The native of Los Angeles is at the helm of one of the most successful volleyball programs in the East Bay and brings wealth of energy and passion to our club. Active with the USA Volleyball National High Performance Development Program, Jorge has served as an assistant coach for the Girls’ Indoor High Performance tryouts in San Mateo, Denver and Reno, and is a member of the coaching staff for the USA Girls’ National Training Programs that take place over the summer.

Jorge comes to us after a few years at Xceleration coaching their 14-2/15-1s and aiding their 18-1 teams. Before then, he was with Golden Bear for 3 years.

When not coaching or working in tech sales for a Cupertino-based company, Jorge enjoys trail running, attending collegiate and professional sports events, and reading tech start-up blogs. He is a major LA Dodger and Laker fan. He is also working towards completing his bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a Certification in Entrepreneurship & Technology at UC Berkeley.

RED ROCK 16-2 (CO-HEAD COACH)
ROBIN JOHN ROSALES 
Robin grew up in Redwood City and went to college at UCSB where he graduated with a BA in Political Science. He is a video game industry veteran who has worked in the business development, sales, marketing and public relations fields for companies including PC Gamer, PlayStation Magazine, Ubisoft, the Microsoft Xbox launch and clients including Logitech, Electronic Arts and Namco. 

Thoroughly passionate about volleyball, Robin has coached at various age levels from grade school to college teams. He coached high school volleyball at Woodside High School for five seasons where they had four CCS appearances and won back to back PAL Bay League titles. He coached at Sacred Heart Prep for two seasons where the JV team and Freshman teams had undefeated league seasons. He has been coaching various levels at Castilleja in Palo Alto, CA for both the middle school and high school JV and Varsity teams for the past five years and included the Varsity team winning the CCS Div V title in 2011. Robin also helped coach at Notre Dame Namur University, a NCAA Div II team playing in the PacWest Conference.

In 2008, Robin's 13 Black Team earned a National bid for the Junior Olympics in Dallas, Texas. The following year in 2009, his 14 Black team earned the clubs first Open Division bid, held in Miami, Florida. They finished Top 20 in the nation and the top ranked 14s team in Northern California. His 15 Black team earned an Open Division bid in 2010. In 2011, his 14 Cardinal team became the clubs first two's team to garner a Junior National bid, held in Atlanta, GA. In 2012, he took the helm of 14 Cardinal again and earned a National bid at Junior Nationals. His team finished as the 4th ranked 14s team in NCVA, the highest ranking for any two's team in the entire region encompassing all age groups. In 2013, he coached 14 Black which earned a Junior National bid where they finished in 5th place in the NCVA, and 15 Black, which earned a Junior National Open bid and finished as the 18th top 15s team in the country. In 2014, he coached 15 Black which earned a bid to Junior Nationals. In 2015, Robin coached 13 Black and earned a Junior National bid as well as coaching ARC 16-1, which won every Premier League tourney and finished first place in overall rankings in the 16s NCVA Premier League.  

Robin and his longtime girlfriend Sally got married last year. When Robin is not on the volleyball court, they enjoy spending time together going to movies, hunting down and trying out various food trucks in the Bay Area as well as traveling to check out GIANT items and other roadside attractions.

RED ROCK 16-2 (CO-HEAD COACH)
DARRYL CHAN
Darryl was born in San Francisco and raised in Foster City where he attended San Mateo High School, San Mateo, CA. He later went on to graduate with a B.S. in managerial economics at the University of California at Davis, CA and a graduate degree in clinical psychology at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu with an emphasis in childhood development and multicultural studies. He is a market research professional with over 25 years of experience with the last 8 years as Managing Partner of I3rg. Darryl has also provided consulting services to corporations and non-profit organizations for leadership development, strategic planning and organizational effectiveness. Darryl and his wife have facilitated and led a marriage enrichment and parenting couples group for the past 8 years. 

He started playing volleyball over 25 years ago (both indoors and outdoor doubles) and has been coaching junior volleyball for the past 5 years, the last two years at Payes. He has a passion for teaching sound fundamentals in a positive manner and to ensure that players not only become excellent volleyball players but also learn the important life lessons that can sometimes only be learned in a competitive environment. In addition to coaching junior volleyball, he also has successfully coached at the middle school level. Darryl's passion for volleyball and coaching has led him to be certified by the Positive Coaching Alliance and having attended Gold Medal Squared volleyball clinics. Darryl also coached players in sand volleyball at Payes the past few seasons.

Darryl is married to his bestest best friend, Jennifer and they have three awesomely quirky children. They love to teach their children to "go for it", to be their biggest supporters, and remind them to laugh often. In Darryl's copious spare time, he enjoys to read (science fiction, theology, middle east peace crisis, psychology, Lord of the Rings...), longboard skateboard, play Starcraft 2, duplicate bridge, and manage his home renovation project. Darryl and his family attend Sturge Presbyterian Church in San Mateo.
 
RED ROCK 15-1 (HEAD COACH)
JAMIE HADENFELDT
Bay Area native Jamie Hadenfeldt was born in Alameda, CA and grew up in Benicia, CA. As a standout three sport athlete, Jamie earned multiple All-league honors in basketball, softball, and volleyball. A full volleyball scholarship took Jamie back east to the University of Connecticut where she earned a degree in Molecular and Cell Biology. In her college career Jamie collected Team MVP, All-Big East Team, AVCA All Region Team, and scholar-athlete honors with the Huskies.

Jamie returned to the Bay Area and has been coaching at Benicia High School for the past six seasons, ringing up five 1st place league titles. Last season, Jamie coached the Red Rock 16 Black team last year that won a bronze medal at USAV Junior Nationals. She previously coached multiple age groups at Golden Bear, earning two Open division appearances to Junior Nationals.

When Jamie is not coaching volleyball she enjoys the outdoors and spending time with friends and rooting for the Minnesota Vikings.

RED ROCK 15-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
ALEXIS PINSON
Alexis was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona and attended Xavier College Prep where she won two state titles. After high school, Alexis went on to Arizona State University and played in the Pac-12 as a middle for three seasons. She was twice named as an honorable mention to the Pac-12 All-Academic team. After earning her BA in Business from ASU, she moved to Athens, OH to complete her final year of eligibility as a grad student at Ohio University. At OU, she was a 4-time MAC Defensive Player of the Week, First Team All-Conference selection, and MAC Conference season leader in blocks per set and hitting percentage. Her team that year also captured the regular season and tournament MAC Conference titles.
 
Before joining Red Rock, Alexis coached three seasons at Arizona Storm at the 14’s level.
 
When she’s not playing volleyball or working for the San Francisco 49ers (she’s still a Cardinals fan at heart though), she loves animals, traveling, all sports, Mexican food, and anything competitive.
 
Alexis currently resides in Santa Clara and is so excited to be a member of Red Rock!.

RED ROCK 15-2 (HEAD COACH)
SCOTT PETERSEN
Scott Petersen is in his 2nd year at Red Rock, coaching the 18-Showcase team last year. Previous coaching stints include Los Gatos Varsity Boys Head Coach in 2006, Bellarmine Varsity Head Coach 2007-'14, Harker Girls Varsity Assistant 2012-'14(Freshmen coach 2010-'11), and Bay to Bay 2005-Present. He is the only coach in CCS history to have received two Mercury News Coach of the Year honors with 2 different schools (Los Gatos, CA and Bellarmine, San Jose, CA). He has won 6 straight CCS D1 titles with 2 different schools and holds the career record in CCS for total wins and winning percentage. As a coach with the Girls Harker High Varsity Volleyball team in San Jose, CA they made 2 consecutive CCS semifinal appearances and League Champs in 2012 & 2014.
 
As a coach at the Bay to Bay boys club he has had many successes including: 4 top 10 finishes in Open Division at JOs, bronze medal in club division, and first coach in NCVA history to take as high as 2nd place in an SCVA bid boy’s tournament(multiple top 10 finishes as SCVA tournaments and 4 different top 3 finishes. He has also previously coached girls club volleyball at Stingray and helped with Vision camps.
 
As a youth player, Scott won the Bronze medal in the Open Division at JO's in 1995 with Team Santa Cruz as an outside hitter. He attended Bellarmine in 1995-1999 winning CCS his senior year and received many accolades including: Mercury News Player of the Year, WCAL MVP and Bellarmine MVP, 1st Team All Mercury News, and 1st Team All WCAL. Scott continued his volleyball career at collegiate level at Lindenwood University and started most of his freshmen year.
 
Scott works in the RF Technology Industry at Marki Microwave, Inc. He is an avid dog and wine lover. He has a chocolate lab and belongs to a few wine clubs. He is also a huge Giants and 49ers fan and follows both sports in depth. When he needs to relax, he loves vacationing to Hawaii.

RED ROCK 15-2 (ASSISTANT COACH)
ANNE LUCHETTI
Anne was born and raised in Central Illinois and relocated to the Bay Area 12 years ago. Anne’s volleyball career started in the small town of Washburn, IL where she was a 4 year varsity starter. Anne spent the first 2 years of her collegiate career at Illinois Central College where her team finished 5th & 9th at the National Junior College Athletic Association Championships. She then continued her career at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and helped lead her team to the NCAA Division II Sweet 16. 
Anne stayed on at SIUE for an additional 2 years and completed her Master’s Degree in Education.

Since moving to California, Anne has continued her involvement in volleyball through coaching and playing. Anne has been the Assistant Varsity Coach at Notre Dame in Belmont, CA for the past 12 seasons. The 2014 team won CCS and competed in the NorCal Finals. This will be her 6th season coaching club volleyball, and her 4th with Red Rock. When not coaching, Anne plays beach volleyball, occasionally competing in CBVA tournaments. 

Anne lives in Half Moon Bay with her husband Josh. Professionally, she works in the Insurance and Financial Services industry as a Marketing Analyst. In her free time she enjoys watching sports, hiking, traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends.

RED ROCK 14-1 (HEAD COACH)
LAWRENCE DUDASH
Born and raised in the small coastal town of Half Moon Bay, CA. Lawrence grew up surfing, hiking, and playing beach volleyball. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Cal State East Bay, and currently works as an independent stock market research analyst. 

Lawrence started playing volleyball in high school and continued to play during college, where he was a setter and right-side hitter. After college he played in the CBVA tournaments in Santa Cruz and now mostly plays beach volleyball in Half Moon Bay with his friends. He started coaching volleyball in 2000 and has coached high school volleyball for 5 years at Half Moon Bay, 2 years at MA High School in Atherton, CA and 1 year at Menlo High School in Menlo, CA. He started coaching club volleyball in 2003. He is passionate about volleyball and developing players to their potential. He thrives on competition and the challenge of creating great volleyball teams.

Over the last 12 years, he coached 11 club teams that qualified for Junior Olympics/Nationals. Lawrence has coached volleyball successfully at every age level. Last year his Red Rock 14-1 earned an open bid to Junior Nationals in New Orleans. The team finished the season in 1st place in Northern California ranked by both Triple Crown Sports and AES Power Rankings. The team also finished with a National ranking among all teams in the United States of 21st and 30th respectively. In 2013, he coached Red Rock 15-1 that placed 1st in NCVA and earned an open bid to Junior National Championships in Dallas, Texas. At Junior Nationals, the Red Rock 15’s team finished 18th in the entire country. In 2013, he also helped the Red Rock 12s to a 1st place finish in NCVA and qualified for a bid to Junior Nationals. In 2012, he helped the 15s team to an open bid and a 15th place finish at Junior Nationals in Columbus, OH. In 2011, he helped coach the 13’s to a top 5 finish in the entire country at Junior Nationals in Atlanta, GA.  

Other interests for Lawrence include cooking, traveling, and the occasional ski trip to Lake Tahoe. Most importantly, he loves spending as much time as possible with his lovely wife Janet and two daughters Samantha and Natasha.

RED ROCK 14-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
SCOTT MAR
Scott a Bay Area native, enjoys playing in a variety of sports throughout the year, which includes adult softball, bowling and volleyball leagues. He also enjoys exploring new extreme sports when time permits, including snowboarding, wake-boarding, white water rafting, and skydiving. 

He has coached at El Camino High School (JV and Varsity) and currently at Notre Dame High School in Belmont (JV). Prior to joining Red Rock Scott coached at Payes: 16 Black (2008), 15 Black (2009), 14 Cardinal (2010), 13 Cardinal (2011), and 16 Black (2012). *shoulder bump*

Scott enjoys helping out as many teams as possible at Red Rock, but in his free time he finds happiness spending time with his gf, family and friends. He also enjoys the humors in life and listens to comedy concerts. He hopes to cruise around the world someday but will settle for light traveling and the holidays at Disneyland.

RED ROCK 14-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
BOBBY WALTON
Bobby grew up in the San Diego area and went to school and graduated from San Diego State. He played on his high school volleyball team, and was chosen on the First Team All-League Team three times. Playing club volleyball, Bobby was a defensive specialist, setter and outside hitter.  He has coached middle school volleyball level in La Jolla and in Palo Alto area for nine years. At Jordan Middle School, he led his eighth grade team to the volleyball championship. Bobby coached at Kehilla High School and is currently the JV Head Coach and Varsity Assistant Coach at Castilleja High School. Bobby has coached club volleyball for the past six years – coaching both girls and boys – ages 12-17. Bobby looks forward to coaching at Red Rock this season. 

When not on the court, Bobby is also an avid basketball player. He has a continual craving for cakes and pies, and can be seen trying out different flavors of gum on the sidelines. 

RED ROCK 14-2 (HEAD COACH)
DWIGHT CRUMP
Dwight graduated from Madera High School in Madera, CA where he was a 3-sport varsity athlete in football, basketball and track. He was a High School All-American in Track and Field in 1975 and 1976. He attended and earned his B.S. in Industrial Arts from Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo where he played college football for four years. Dwight has worked as an engineer for the past 30th years. 

Dwight started playing volleyball in elementary school and started coaching volleyball in 1983. He enjoyed playing and coaching competitive recreation coed volleyball teams for adults where his team won 9 competitive coed recreation titles and 1 competitive coed recreation championship title. His volleyball coaching career with junior high athletes spans 20 plus years (including same years coaching track and field). Dwight has been coaching elementary school volleyball at St Gregory School in San Mateo, CA where his teams have won 10 league titles. In 2010 he guided his 8th Varsity team to a perfect 10-0 season including league and division championships titles. He also has provided individual volleyball conditioning and training for junior high, high school and college students in preparation for their school volleyball season. This is Dwight four year coaching club volleyball. He is also in his second year as Head Varsity Volleyball coach at Hillsdale High School in San Mateo, CA. Prior to joining Red Rock Dwight coached at Payes. Last season his Red Rock 14 Black team earned a National Bid to the 2014 Junior Nationals. This was Dwight second trip to Junior Nationals in three years. He is looking forward to another exciting year at Red Rock volleyball club. 

Dwight is interested in and enjoys coaching volleyball, track & field, and basketball, and staying fit. When he is not coaching he enjoys spending time with family and friends.

RED ROCK 14-2 (ASSISTANT COACH)
JADE TU
Jade was born and raised in San Francisco and is currently attending College of San Mateo. Jade played 8 years of club volleyball and has played on Slainte, Red Rock, and Beach Vibes. In 2013, she participated in NCVA’S high performance team where she traveled to Wisconsin to compete against teams around the country. During her 3 years of high school volleyball at Alma Heights Christian Schools she played at a varsity level. Jade’s accomplishments include becoming team captain, 3 MVP titles and 2 MVP all league titles, obtaining highest percentage in hitting, and highest attack kills percentage. Jade’s sophomore year in high school, she lead her high school team to their first ever championship win. 

Jade has assistant coached a junior high team with a amazing record of 28-1 the past three seasons including playoffs and championships. She has also coached her junior high 7th grade team to help them successfully build fundamental skills and techniques. 

When Jade doesn’t eat, sleep, or breath volleyball she enjoys volunteering at Rocket Dog Rescue, hanging out with her dog Cooper, eating food, and being with her family and friends.

RED ROCK 13-1 (HEAD COACH)
STEVEN CAVELLA
Steve begins his fourth season with Red Rock Volleyball Club. Steve was the head coach for the Red Rock 12 Black for the 2014- 2015 club season. The 12 Black team finished 3rd at Far Westerns and 5th at the Pacific Northwest qualifier. Steve has also coached the 18 Black and 17 Black teams for Red Rock.  

Steve is currently in his third year as the varsity head coach at Menlo School. Last season, Steve led Menlo to its 3rd straight league title. In 2013, he led Menlo School to a Central Coast Section title and it's first NorCal Championship since 2001. Steve has coached teams to 7 league titles and 5 section titles over the past decade.

Steve played Division I volleyball for UC Irvine where he was a starting opposite. As a club player, He was a two time medalist at Junior Nationals. Steve played for Marina High School in Huntington Beach, CA. He was also a member of the USA Junior National team.

RED ROCK 13-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
ROBIN JOHN ROSALES 
Robin grew up in Redwood City and went to college at UCSB where he graduated with a BA in Political Science. He is a video game industry veteran who has worked in the business development, sales, marketing and public relations fields for companies including PC Gamer, PlayStation Magazine, Ubisoft, the Microsoft Xbox launch and clients including Logitech, Electronic Arts and Namco. 

Thoroughly passionate about volleyball, Robin has coached at various age levels from grade school to college teams. He coached high school volleyball at Woodside High School for five seasons where they had four CCS appearances and won back to back PAL Bay League titles. He coached at Sacred Heart Prep for two seasons where the JV team and Freshman teams had undefeated league seasons. He has been coaching various levels at Castilleja in Palo Alto, CA for both the middle school and high school JV and Varsity teams for the past five years and included the Varsity team winning the CCS Div V title in 2011. Robin also helped coach at Notre Dame Namur University, a NCAA Div II team playing in the PacWest Conference.

In 2008, Robin's 13 Black Team earned a National bid for the Junior Olympics in Dallas, Texas. The following year in 2009, his 14 Black team earned the clubs first Open Division bid, held in Miami, Florida. They finished Top 20 in the nation and the top ranked 14s team in Northern California. His 15 Black team earned an Open Division bid in 2010. In 2011, his 14 Cardinal team became the clubs first two's team to garner a Junior National bid, held in Atlanta, GA. In 2012, he took the helm of 14 Cardinal again and earned a National bid at Junior Nationals. His team finished as the 4th ranked 14s team in NCVA, the highest ranking for any two's team in the entire region encompassing all age groups. In 2013, he coached 14 Black which earned a Junior National bid where they finished in 5th place in the NCVA, and 15 Black, which earned a Junior National Open bid and finished as the 18th top 15s team in the country. In 2014, he coached 15 Black which earned a bid to Junior Nationals. In 2015, Robin coached 13 Black and earned a Junior National bid as well as coaching ARC 16-1, which won every Premier League tourney and finished first place in overall rankings in the 16s NCVA Premier League.  

Robin and his longtime girlfriend Sally got married last year. When Robin is not on the volleyball court, they enjoy spending time together going to movies, hunting down and trying out various food trucks in the Bay Area as well as traveling to check out GIANT items and other roadside attractions.

RED ROCK 13-2 (HEAD COACH)
RICHARD WONG
Richard was born and raised in San Francisco. He loves almost every kind of sports from baseball to basketball, snowboarding to wakeboarding, and most importantly volleyball. By day, he's a Systems and Network Architect for a life sciences firm in the Santa Clara, CA. By night, he's on his 13th season to coaching club volleyball. 

Prior to joining Red Rock, Richard coached club three seasons at Payes and six seasons in San Francisco for ages ranging between 12s and 16s. Additionally, he spent his last 20 successful seasons developing and coaching elementary and junior high players at a school in San Francisco, CA that he is also the volleyball program coordinator for. His most recent success was leading his junior high team to an outstanding record of 28-1 during the past three seasons, includes winning playoffs and championship matches.

Although free time doesn't seem abundant, available hours are spent with friends, family and loved ones. Other non-volleyball hobbies he enjoys most are photography, hiking, biking, eating and working on his car (remote controlled too ...).

RED ROCK 13-2 (ASSISTANT COACH)
KARSEN HALAI
Karsen was raised in Belmont and attended Notre Dame High School where she played on the Varsity volleyball team all four years as a captain outside hitter, earning 2 CCS Championships and 1 Norcal championship. She played for San Francisco Juniors VBC for 6 years as a captain Middle Blocker and Outside Hitter, attended the Junior Olympics and moved on to play at San Francisco State University as a Gator! She now continues to play in adult tournaments, club and various leagues when an opening from coaching permits!

For the past 10 years, Halai has coached at the Frosh/Soph and Varsity level at San Mateo High School with 2 league championships and CCS appearances 8 of the 10 years. She coached at PJV for 5 years and BSC for 3 years as a head coach and co-director. Karsen has coached all age groups from 13s to 18s and has run numerous summer camps and advanced clinics. This will be Karsen’s 3rd year with RED ROCK VBC and is excited to continue to coach for a serious and competitive club!

While Karsen isn’t playing, coaching or breathing volleyball, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 young children. She also enjoys traveling, shopping, laughing and relaxing with her close family & friends.

RED ROCK 12-1 (HEAD COACH)
SCOTT MAR
Scott a Bay Area native, enjoys playing in a variety of sports throughout the year, which includes adult softball, bowling and volleyball leagues. He also enjoys exploring new extreme sports when time permits, including snowboarding, wake-boarding, white water rafting, and skydiving. 

He has coached at El Camino High School (JV and Varsity) and currently at Notre Dame High School in Belmont (JV). Prior to joining Red Rock Scott coached at Payes: 16 Black (2008), 15 Black (2009), 14 Cardinal (2010), 13 Cardinal (2011), and 16 Black (2012). *shoulder bump*

Scott enjoys helping out as many teams as possible at Red Rock, but in his free time he finds happiness spending time with his gf, family and friends. He also enjoys the humors in life and listens to comedy concerts. He hopes to cruise around the world someday but will settle for light traveling and the holidays at Disneyland.

RED ROCK 12-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
ADAM KERR
Adam was born in Ottawa, Canada but spent his teenage years in a variety of places including Ottawa, Canada; Nairobi, Kenya and Rome, Italy. He had a well-rounded experience in high-school sports, playing on school teams for track, swimming, gymnastics, basketball, soccer, and rugby. He was voted most valuable athlete his senior year and went to the Provincial Finals for the 200m and 400m in track.
 
From high school, he went on to complete B. Eng, M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees, with his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University with a focus on magnetic resonance imaging. Following his B.Eng., Adam dove into the world of recreational league volleyball and played consistently on an A-division team in Vancouver, Canada for two years and has continued to play occasionally since when time and opportunity were available. He is also currently an active Masters’ swimmer and triathlete.
 
Since having a family, Adam has had substantial experience as youth coach; 8 years for AYSO soccer, 6 years for Little League baseball, and 4 years for his middle-school basketball teams. Adam has spent two years coaching his daughter’s middle-school volleyball team, with his current Gr. 5 team undefeated for the 2015 season and is looking forward to his 2nd year of coaching with Red Rock.

RED ROCK 12-2 (HEAD COACH)
JOHNSON HIPONA 
Johnson was born in Chicago, Illinois but grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. After he graduated from Silver Creek High School in San Jose California, Johnson entered college where his main emphasis was in business, yet his love of sports and the great outdoors led him to also take up minor studies in Human Performance Teaching/Coaching & Sports Management and Natural Biology Teaching. Mixing business with pleasure during college, he ran several volleyball and basketball tournaments to fundraise for the fraternity he founded.

Over the years, Johnson has competed in many volleyball tournaments on grass, sand, and hardwood, both on coed and all men's teams. Currently at Downtown College Prep Middle School in San Jose, he is the Head Coach for both the JV & the varsity volleyball teams. Previously, at St. John Vianney Catholic School in San Jose, he was also head coach of the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girls volleyball teams. In 2015 he also spearheaded SJV’s first ever 6th, 7th, & 8th grade boys volleyball teams. In 2013-2014, he was assistant coach to the Girls 16-1 Power Team at Stingray Volleyball Club in San Jose. The following year, he repeated his role and also head coached the 14-2 Power Team at the same time. He led his 14-2 team from the bottom of the Aqua Division up to the Silver Division finishing their season in the Championship Division in the NCVA. Weekly, he helped and coached during the Setting & Hitting Clinics, assisted during private lessons, and participated with the teams during conditioning.

Outside of his love for volleyball, he also actively participates in running, biking, swimming, football, baseball, racquetball, golf, archery, rock climbing, ice hockey, snow skiing, snowboarding, in-line skating, ice skating, skate boarding, body boarding, advance SCUBA diving, spear fishing, skin diving, martial arts, hiking, backpacking, camping, ballroom dancing, fencing, darts, billiards, bowling, and poker. When he is not coaching sports, Johnson is busy hanging out with & being a professional uncle to his 7 nieces and nephews, attending church, playing sports, traveling the globe, running his professional events company, working in the real estate industry, designing recreational equipment & apparel, and developing new business projects. Two of his favorite mottos are, “Whatever it takes!” And, “Be the coach I wish I had.”

RED ROCK 12-2 (ASSISTANT COACH)
BAIBA ZAKE MCGIBBEN
Baiba was born in Riga, Latvia. At a very early age she took to volleyball and it has been an important part of her life ever since. During her youth she played for club team in Riga as well as represented the Latvian National team during the former Soviet Unions interstate competitions. Baiba spent her high school years in Moscow, where she played volleyball for Moscow Dynamo and the Soviet Union National Junior teams.

After high school, Baiba moved to New Jersey where she played for the Pirates of Seton Hall University on a full athletic scholarship. She played many positions including setter but her favorite position is outside hitter where she set the school record for kills. Her honors included Big East player of the Year, Big East First Team, Female Student-Athlete of the Year, and Deans list.

After graduating from Seton Hall University with degrees in Economics and Finance, she worked in the finance industry in New York City then San Francisco.

She settled in the Menlo-Atherton area in 2003. Since moving to the Bay area, Baiba has been helping out with volleyball development and coaching at St. Josephs, Sacred Heart Prep and St. Raymond schools.

Baiba is a mother of two beautiful daughters (Kiley-6 and Alex-10) who claim she makes best macaroni and cheese and has been married for 12 years to her husband who loves everything else she cooks.

RED ROCK 11-1 (HEAD COACH)
JAMIE HADENFELDT
Bay Area native Jamie Hadenfeldt was born in Alameda, CA and grew up in Benicia, CA. As a standout three sport athlete, Jamie earned multiple All-league honors in basketball, softball, and volleyball. A full volleyball scholarship took Jamie back east to the University of Connecticut where she earned a degree in Molecular and Cell Biology. In her college career Jamie collected Team MVP, All-Big East Team, AVCA All Region Team, and scholar-athlete honors with the Huskies.

Jamie returned to the Bay Area and has been coaching at Benicia High School for the past six seasons, ringing up five 1st place league titles. Last season, Jamie coached the Red Rock 16 Black team last year that won a bronze medal at USAV Junior Nationals. She previously coached multiple age groups at Golden Bear, earning two Open division appearances to Junior Nationals.

When Jamie is not coaching volleyball she enjoys the outdoors and spending time with friends and rooting for the Minnesota Vikings.

RED ROCK 11-1 (ASSISTANT COACH)
CHANTI HOLROYD
Chanti Holroyd is a 2016 UCLA sand volleyball commit and currently a senior at Mountain View High School. Chanti has been in the Red Rock family since she joined the as a 12-year old, where she helped lead her team to second in the regional finals. Chanti was also a captain in the Red Rock 13 Black team which earned a fifth place ranking at Junior Nationals. She was also part of the 14 and 15 Red Rock black teams and participated at Junior Nationals at the Open level, ranking 18th each time. Chanti was also part of the Red Rock 16 Black team which took third place at Junior Nationals at the national level. Chanti's high school accomplishments include Best Newcomer as a freshman and Best Junior of the year, Captains in both her junior and senior year, and Player of the Week during her senior year. Chanti's beach accomplishments include many CalCup California State awards, including 2nd as a 13-year old, then 3rd as a 14-year old, 5th as a 15 year old, 3rd place in 16U last year and 5th in 18U this year with 3 different partners. ​Chanti earned her AAA ranking as a 16-year in 2014, winner of Beach Volleyball Club Association last year in the 16U division, and taking 2nd place at this year's BVCA championships in the 18U division, as well as first place in the AAU Pan Pacific tournament all with partner Alyssa Slagerman. In her spare time outside of school and volleyball, Chanti enjoys photography, film and design, spiritual development, cooking, travel and coaching.
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