Hall of Fame - Marilyn McReavy Nolen

Marilyn McReavy Nolen has coached for 31 seasons and became just the third NCAA Division I coach to reach the 800-win milestone on Nov. 23, 2002, with Saint Louis University. She currently ranks third on the active Division I coaching list. Nolen has coached at several universities, including New Mexico State, Utah State, Kentucky, Florida and North Florida before heading to SLU. In 1967, she was selected to the USA national team and played internationally until 1975. She spent time developing the first national training center for the USA Olympic women's team in Pasadena, Texas, before it moved to Colorado Springs. Nolen was inducted to the Women's Sports Foundation Hall of Fame in 1978 and was named a "Leader in Volleyball" in 1992 by USA Volleyball. She was selected as one of the inaugural recipients of USA Volleyball's All-Time Great Coaches Award in 1996. Nolen was honored with the AVCA Founders Award in 1999 and is retiring this year from coaching.


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