Lauren Van Orden

2013 C4C Lauren Van Orden


Lauren Van Orden

Colorado State University


AVCA: Who or what has made you want to pursue coaching?

Lauren Van Orden: My first club coach - he was really hard on us and force us to become coaches to each other.  He taught me everything fundamental about volleyball and made me a better person. 

AVCA: Who or what has been your biggest coaching influence?

LVO: Mike Sealy and Joy Fuerbringer.  They taught me a wide spectrum of technique philosophies and mental stability/control.

AVCA: Please list your past and present coaching/playing experiences:

- Front Range Volleyball Club
- Two years playing at San Diego State Unievrsity
- Played a year professionally in Switzerland and Puerto Rico

AVCA: What are you most looking forward to at the 2012 AVCA Annual Convention?

LVO: Learning more about coaching philosophies and seeing some good volley!