COACHES & STAFF
Diane Capps has been assisting with the club since the beginning and enjoys being a part of it, though mostly behind the scenes. She is here to answer any questions or concerns you may have, assist with apparel, and collect payment for dues. If sending payment or correspondence, please submit to Eclipse Volleyball Club, 343 W Rossman Street, Hartford, WI 53027. Thank You!
Coach Stewart has worked as an EMT for Hartford Fire and Rescue from 2014 to present. She also served on the school board for 7 years and has volunteered as a youth soccer coach for the 10 years. Patty has also coached middle school volleyball for the past 14+ years, currently at Erin School as well as Central Middle School in the past. Coach Stewart believes in teaching and coaching young athletes proper technique. She looks forward to working with the girls and helping them develop their skills.
U14 Solar Girls Coach
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U18 Solar Girls Coach
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Coach Capps brings both excitement and energy to his coaching and is always working to make every player reach a higher level. He has coached winning teams that have played in China, Australia, Italy and Brazil. He believes that the key to being a successful volleyball player is to learn the fundamentals, and passionately apply them! He is in his 22nd year of coaching volleyball. His favorite quote is, "Know your limits, then break through them!"
Coach - assistant multiple levels
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Mandi Van Liere
15 Solar Girls Coach
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This is Mandi's second year at Eclipse after moving from Illinois. Where she coached middle school to high school volleyball at a private school in Decatur, Il. She enjoys watching girls progress with the love of the sport and seeing their hard work pay off.
Outside of volleyball, Mandi is currently a process engineer working in Juneau for the last 2 years. She also played volleyball throughout middle school, high school and a year at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
17 Solar Girls Coach
Contact Coach Hart
Coach Hart is a CNA at an assisted living facility in Hartford. She is also a mother to a 1 1/2 year old daughter, Skylynn. Faith has played volleyball since 5th grade and went on to play college ball at Alverno College. She has been coaching for 7+ years at various age levels from 11s to 17s. Faith loves sharing her passion and love for the game with her teams, and helping the girls feel confident in themselves to grow as a person and a player while building strong teamwork skills
16 Lunar Girls Coach
Contact Coach Kempf
Coach Kempf started assistant coaching when his daughter was in middle school where he coached for 1 year. He then moved to the high school and coach JV2 at Sheboygan Lutheran for the past 3 years. He thoroughly enjoys it. He enjoys to watch the growth and development of our young players into strong volleyball players.
16 Solar Girls Coach
Contact Coach Dowden
Coach Dowden grew up with volleyball. His mother was a volleyball coach and he started attending games and practices with her when he was 6. He played competitively starting in 6th grade. He still plays in tournaments throughout the year. He most recently coached 13-16 Boys Volleyball in Madison. He was also a WIAA Volleyball Referee in High School and while attending the University of Wisconsin - Madison.
Coach Hoffmann has 20 years experience coaching volleyball through levels of varsity , junior varsity and almost every level of USA Junior Volleyball. Amy also played volleyball for UW-Platteville. Coaching volleyball, teamwork and self-discipline for improvement are priorities for Coach Hoffmann as well as enhancing a love of the game.
15 Girls Lunar
Coach Kuehn is a high school coach at Mayville High School for 7 years at the JV and JV2 levels. She has coached youth recreation leagues for the 7-8th grade levels. In addition to coaching, Laurie has played volleyball since 5th grade (long time on the court). She continues to play on a semi competitive women's league.
Coach Everts is a wife, mom of five kids (4 grown), and a substitute teacher. Everyone in the family plays volleyball, as well as other sports. Tana has her degree in physical education and health and has been coaching for 25+ years. She has coached five-year-olds to adult club and all levels in between. After taking off during club season last year, she is excited to be coaching Boys U17/16/15 and to have the opportunity to grow the game of volleyball. Here is a brief synopsis of Coach Everts’ volleyball experience:
● Hartford High School JV Head Coach (5 seasons)
● Special interest in Mental Performance Mastery
● Eclipse VBC -volunteered and coached since its inception; U12-U17
● VB Coach at St. Kilian School: 5-8th, Girls & Boys teams; 10 years
● VB Coordinator at St. Kilian School; 5 years
● CAP I Certified Coach
● Played setter and coached USVBA Adult Club in North Texas, Power A Division
15 Girls Titans
Coach Goodreau is an experience coach at various levels. She has coached with Eclipse the last 5 years. She has enjoyed coaching middle school volleyball. Pam currently coaches the Hartford Union High School JV2 Girls' Volleyball Team. She believes that solid fundamentals is essential to achieving a high level of play. She provides an atmosphere to learn the
game competitively, while having some fun along the way.