Name: Tyler Leibundgut
Coaching/Playing position: Assistant Coach / Previous MVC Outside/Opposite hitter
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
Years of playing experience/where played/awards earned: I played for 6 years of school volleyball, with receiving awards for all district 2nd team and all districts 1st team. I have also received player of the tournament award. I played with Arizona Fear Volleyball club for 2 years and Momentum Volleyball Club for 1 year. I have been to nationals twice with 8th and 9th place finished out of over 30 teams.
Places/levels/ages: I coached 7th and 8th grade boys and girls volleyball at Cholla Middle School.
Greatest personal coaching moment: Watching my 7th and 8th grade boys and girls work together as a team and using all the skills they developed over the season when they started off divided.
Coaching philosophy/why you love to coach: fine tuning basic fundamentals. I love to coach to see the boys and girls develop not only in the game of volleyball, but rebounding from hard times or mistakes.
Hobbies: volleyball, cross country, weightlifting, nutrition, and currently attending Arizona State University for Pre-Medicine, with future plans to attend medical school for cardiology.