USA Volleyball Announces Schedules, Coaches for ’24 Female Age-Group Teams

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, March 28, 2024.- USA Volleyball has announced the coaches and support staff for 2024 U.S. girls and women’s age-group national teams.

Each NORCECA competition listed below will serve as a qualifier for the 2025 FIVB World Championship in that respective age group. Additionally, USA Volleyball’s National Team Development Program (NTDP) has confirmed training blocks and coaching staffs for each continental championship and the Collegiate National Team program.

The Women’s Collegiate National Team will train in Anaheim, California, alongside members of the U.S. Women’s National Team as they prepare for the Paris Olympic Games.

2024 U21 NORCECA Women’s Continental Championship

Team: Women’s U21 National Team (Born in 2005 or younger)

Competition Dates: June 23-July 1 in Toronto, Canada

Training Dates: June 14-22 in Anaheim, California

Head Coach: Heather Olmstead, BYU

Assistant Coach: Alex Dunphy, Stanford

Assistant Coach: Jaylen Reyes, Nebraska

Performance Analyst: Virginia Pham, USC

Athletic Trainer: Rachel Menze, CSUN

Team Leader: Courtney Smith

2024 U19 NORCECA Girls Continental Championship

Team: Girls U19 National Team (Born in 2007 or younger)

Competition Dates: July 12-20 in Honduras

Training Dates for 20 athletes: June 8-13 in Anaheim, California

Training Dates for 12 athletes selected for competition: July 8-11 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Head Coach: Jamie Morrison, Texas A&M

Assistant Coach: Michelle Chatman, LOVB

Assistant Coach: Keegan Cook, Minnesota

Performance Analyst: Margaret Eppright, LOVB

Athletic Trainer: Cherryl Bueno

Team Leader: Kyle Thompson, Maryland

Women’s Collegiate National Team

Training Dates: June 30-July 6 in Anaheim, California

Head Coach: Chris McGown, Gold Medal Squared

Assistant Coach: Suzie Fritz, LOVB

Assistant Coach: Danielle Scott, LOVB

Assistant Coach: TBD

Performance Analyst: Michael Bouril, Purdue

Athletic Trainer: Cherryl Bueno
Team Leader: Alex Purvey

The mission of the National Team Development Program (NTDP) is to identify, recruit and accelerate the development of high-potential junior volleyball players for the ultimate purpose of strengthening our national team programs to achieve sustained competitive excellence.