Coaches & Staff

Subject to Change

13 ACE

Rod Gerhart – Head Coach

  • 19 years coaching experience at the CYM and club levels.
  • 10th year with Delaware Juniors
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP II Certified

Autumn Keller – Assistant Coach

  • 5 years of club and outdoor playing experience.
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors
  • Current player @ Goldey Beacom College
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

14 ACE

Ben Lee – Head Coach

  • 11 years coaching experience at the high school, club and college levels. 
  • 10th year with Delaware Juniors
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP II Certified

Leah Massiello – Assistant Coach

  • 2 years coaching experience
  • Former Delaware Juniors Club Player & St. Elizabeth HS
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 

16 ACE

Danielle Smulski – Head Coach

  • 8 years coaching experience at the high school and club levels.
  • 6th year with Delaware Juniors
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP II Certified

David Prichard – Assistant Coach

  • 5 years of coaching experience
  • 2nd year with Delaware Juniors
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

17 ACE

Amanda Alexander – Head Coach

  • 3 years coaching experience
  • 2nd year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • Former player at Drexel
  • Former player at Dead Frog Volleyball Club
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP I Certified

 


 

18 Boys

Mario Soria – Head Coach

  • 9 years coaching experience.
  • 7th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • Former member of Cuban Men’s National Team
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 


18 Boys

Jeremy Ayers – Head Coach

  • 8 years coaching experience.
  • 6th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • Men’s Open Level Player & Professional Beach Player
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 


 

  12 Royal

Lauren Hertsenberg – Head Coach

  • 6 years coaching experience
  • 2nd year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

Christine O’Connor – Assistant Coach

  • 4 years coaching experience
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 

 

13 Royal

Elizabeth Palmer – Head Coach

  • 6 years coaching experience
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • IMPACT Certified

Katelyn Podralski – Assistant Coach

  • 1 year coaching experience
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 


13 White

Tim Neal – Head Coach

  • 29 years coaching experience at the CYM and club levels.
  • 10th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP I Certified
  • PAVO and DVOA certified official

13 Club

Rebecca Roebke – Head Coach

  • 9 years coaching experience
  • 7th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

Nicole Marion – Assistant Coach

  • 4 years coaching experience
  • 4th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

14 Royal

Christina Ayers – Head Coach

  • 9 years coaching experience
  • 8th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

Jess Mullen – Assistant Coach

  • 5 years coaching experience
  • 5th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

14 White

Jeff Longfellow – Head Coach

  • 6 years coaching experience
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

Emily Longfellow - Assistant Coach

  • 1 year coaching experience
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

14 Club

Brian Fraticelli– Head Coach

  • 14 years coaching experience
  • 8th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certif

15 Royal

Charlie Tucci – Head Coach

  • 5 years coaching experience with CYM and club
  • 5th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP II Certified

 


 

15 White

Ed Nowak – Head Coach

  • 4 years coaching experience at the club level
  • 4th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 Clarrisa Nowak –Assistant Coach

  • 2 years coaching experience at the club level
  • 2nd year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

16 Royal

Sara Marotta – Head Coach

  • 7 years coaching experience
  • 5th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

Nicole Kelley – Assistant Coach

  • 2 years coaching experience
  • 2nd year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

16 White

Todd Wallace – Head Coach

  • 7 years coaching experience with CYM and club
  • 5th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP I Certified

Taylor Regan– Assistant Coach

  • 1 year coaching experience
  • 1st year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified

 17 Royal

TBD – Greg McCusker

  • 21 years coaching experience at the youth, CYM, high school, club, and college levels.
  • 7th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT and CAP II Certified

TBD – Assistant Coach


 

 18 Royal

Dave Johnston – Head Coach

  • 6 years coaching experience
  • 6th year with Delaware Juniors VBC
  • USA Volleyball IMPACT Certified