The application period for the Dickinson State head volleyball coach job ended Monday.Â Seventeen people applied for the position, which also includes the job title instructor of physical education. DSU has begun reviewing the applications and should soon whittle it down to a list of finalists.
There are a couple solid applicants in the pool, including one name anyone who knows anything about Blue Hawk volleyball is sure to recognize.Â Here they are, listed in alphabetical order with what I could find on them. Google and other online searches turned up next to nothing on a couple applicants.
Richard Barker, head coach Colorado Northwestern Community College
Andrew Bennett, assistant menâ€™s volleyball coach at New Jersey Institute of Technology
Amit Singh Bhadoria, no job history or information available
Maura Bronte-Pfeifer, former graduate assistant at Chadron State College
Anton Dimitrov, volleyball coach for Bulgaria National Sports Academy
Kimberly Fraser, former volleyball coach at Blackburn College, Carliville, Ill.
Daina Marsh, assistant head coach at St. John Fisher College, an NCAA Division III school in Rochester, N.Y.
Jeffrey Grote, no job history or information available
Tony Mathison, no job history or information available
Lindsey Mesner, associate head coach at Defiance (Ohio) College, a Division III university
Kay Moody, former long-time Dickinson State assistant volleyball coach under husband and head coach Dave Moody, prior to that was head coach at the University of Mary
Aaron Nelson, assistant volleyball coach at Concordia St. Paul, the NCAA Division II national champions
Nels Rydberg, former assistant coach at Wright State from 2007-09 â€“ applied for North Dakota State job that was open recently
Tiffany Sitarz, listed as a volleyball coach for Club Fusion, an elite junior club sanctioned through USA Volleyball in Marengo, Ill.
Jeremy Sievers, head volleyball coach and athletic director at Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture
Jeannette Waldo, associate head coach at NAIA Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan.
Donnie Wallace, head coach of Collegiate School in Wichita, Kan. Won 2009 Class AAA state championship, team finished 30-9 last season