Coach Stephanie is a Dallas native and alum of Highland Park High School. Stephanie was a multi-sport athlete competing in Basketball, Softball, and of course Volleyball. A three-time All-District Setter, she captained all three sports her senior year. Stephanie has been coaching club for many years at both Victory Volleyball Club as well as Madfrog. Stephanie has qualified many teams at multiple levels and has medaled at Nationals in USA in addition to owning an American division National Championship.
Stephanie joined Excel last season as the Assistant Coach for our 18 Red team that earned an Open At-Large bid on it's way to finish 21st out of 48 teams at Nationals here in Dallas. Stephanie is a solid trainer that develops strong relationships with her player. Stephanie earns the ability to be tough with her players by developing strong trust.
Stephanie competed at Wingate University in North Carolina as a multi-sport athlete (Volleyball and Softball). She was a three time All Conference player in addition to being the Conference Player of the Year. Stephanie completed her degree at SMU before beginning her high school coaching career at Bishop Lynch before stints at Waxahachie and Highland Park. She is now the Varsity Assistant Coach at Waxahachie under her longtime mentor, Sandy Faussett. She is currently working on her Masters degree and enjoys spending time with her friends and family.