8.27.09 TYC HCC Conference Call Minutes
Two-Year College Head Coaches Committee Conference Call Notes
Thursday, August 27 @ 1:00 pm (ET)
Present on Call
Ashley Beil, AVCA
David Rehr, Blinn College - Chair
Jane Peterson, Central Lakes College (NJCAA, DIII)
Jayme Frazier, Linn-Benton Community College (NWAAC)
Michael De Hoog, Big Bend Community College (NWAAC)
Rick Reynolds, Western Wyoming Community College (NJCAA, DI)
I. AVCA Updates
A. NJCAA Executive Director, Mary Ellen Leicht, is having conversations with a web casting company about webcasting some of the NJCAA Championships.
B. AVCA's 2010 Thirty Under 30 Award nominations are open now through Friday, October 2 @ 5:00 pm (ET).
C. This fall the AVCA will be recognizing one National Assistant Coach of the Year in each of the collegiate divisions.
D. October 16 is the head coach membership deadline to be eligible for all fall awards programs.
E. AVCA student membership Convention scholarship information will be available through the AVCA Web site in early September.
II. Another NJCAA, Division II committee representative needed. Ashley will reach out to some of the suggestions made on the call and will let the committee know who accepts.
III. NJCAA redistricting happens next year. The HCC would like to put a proposal together and the AVCA can help survey the membership.
IV. Nothing on an organized front is happening with sand volleyball within Two-Year Colleges. Athletic Directors need to see it as an NCAA sport before they would consider it.
V. Action Items before next call
A. David will compose a letter from the TYC HCC to the AVCA Two-Year College membership.
B. Ashley will secure a second NJCAA Division II committee representative
C. TYC HCC members will help to spread the word about AVCA membership
D. TYC HCC members will bring ideas for the next call about how the AVCA can add value to the Two-Year College coach memberships.
Next Call: Wednesday, September 16 @ 1:00 pm (ET)