Congrats to The Sand Club Academy Coaches, Katie Tomsyck and Milani Pickering, your 2017 AVPNext Mountain West Region Champions. Coach Katie is the beach volleyball coach for the high school players and Coach Milani is the coach for middle school and younger players. This is the first year the two have partnered up and their success is coming early.
Coach Milani, a native of Arizona, has earned success since high school. She was the team captain of the USA volleyball exchange program in Russia and qualified for the High Performance Championship in 2011. Coach Milani just graduated from Georgia State University where she played 4 years on the beach volleyball team making the President’s and Dean’s Lists as well as the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll. Now, she offers her volleyball IQ and Exercise Science to The Sand Club Beach Team.
Coach Katie, has also earned great success with her dedication of playing 9 events in AVPNext Mountain West Region in the last two years. Her best AVPNext finish was 2nd in the season opener back in November of 2016 with Coach Milani. Coach Katie also actively plays Arizona Beach, where she is currently 2nd most in points with a 1st place finish in her last event with Coach Milani. The Sand Club Academy is proud to have Coach “K” leading the Beach Team program since 2014.
Congratulations Coach Katie & Milani on your success this year. Meet all of The Sand Club Academy coaches at this link >>click here