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!