The Memphis volleyball team tips off its 2014 campaign on Friday at the Marcia E. Hamilton Classic hosted by the University of Saint Louis at Chaifetz Arena.
The Memphis volleyball team is set to tip off the 2014 campaign as it hosts FanFest on Friday evening at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse.
New assistant coach brings over 6 years of coaching experience to position
Kallie Noble joined the Memphis volleyball coaching staff April of 2014, taking overas the assistant coach. Noble joins the program after spending the last two years as the head coach for the University of St. Thomas volleyball team.
"Kallie brings with her a wealth of knowledge about the game and will have a pivotal role in our setter training and offensive systems," head coach April Jauregui said. "Having been a head coach for the past two years Kallie has an immense insight on the demands of building a program. Her spirit, energy, work ethic and passion for the game will mesh extremely well with our team culture and staff personality. Kallie also brings recruiting ties to the Texas area that will help us in continuing to build a championship culture here at Memphis."
During her two years with the Celts, the team had a 29-33 record overall, while going 16-7 on their home court and 16-9 in conference play. Prior to helming the NAIA St. Thomas Celts, Noble served as an assistant coach for Tulane University for three years, contributing to their 2009 NCAA tournament appearance. While with the Green Wave, she also served as the recruiting coordinator. Before Tulane, Noble spent a year each as the assistant coach with Lincoln Memorial University, where she earned her master's degree in Education/Counseling, and University of New Orleans.