NCCAA National Assistant Coach of the Year
Barbara Herron - Northland International University
LEXINGTON, Ky. (December 9, 2009) - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) is proud to announce that Northland International University assistant women's volleyball coach Barbara Herron has been named the organization's AVCA NCCAA National Assistant Coach of the Year.
Herron serves as both the men's and women's first assistant volleyball coach at Northland International. Involved in coaching for the past 16 years, she helped the Pioneers to a 21-11 record and a 10th place ranking in the NCCAA Division II team standings in 2009. In addition, three of Herron's players were named NCCAA Scholar Athletes.
The AVCA will formally present Herron her award at the 2009 jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon in Tampa, Fla., on Thursday, December 17. The luncheon is held in conjunction with the 2009 AVCA Annual Convention.