15white(Regional) – 2017-2018 Season


Co-Coach: Sean Curley

Coach bio: Sean began his coaching career back in 1997 as a student assistant for Antelope Valley Community College in Lancaster, CA. During that time he was a girl’s Varsity Assistant Coach at Bethel Christian High School in Quartz Hill, CA. Since that time Sean has had the opportunity to coach at a variety of levels, including Varsity Girls to middle school and seeing several of his players receive All Conference player of the year, All-State and compete in multiple state tournaments over the years. He has also been an instructor at UW-Whitewater, UW-Oshkosh and UW-Eau Claire as well as several clubs and High Schools around the state and the Midwest.

Sean has a bachelors degree in Physical Education with a minor in Coaching from UW-Whitewater. While there he was a member of the men’s club volleyball team. Most recently Sean has been coaching various teams at Kettle Moraine Middle and High School. He has served 2 years coaching the Girls 7th Grade team where in his 2nd season both the 7th and  8th grade teams won the conference championship; the first time in KM history. He has coached 4 years as Boys Middle School Coach winning 3 conference championships with 1 runner up while compiling a 66-7 record. 4 seasons as JV Boys Coach at Kettle Moraine High School winning 3 conference championships and finishing runner up once. Over these 4 seasons he has compiled a 104-21 record with 8 tournament championships. For the 2015-2016 season, his 15national team took 1st at Badger Region Championships.

With over 20 years of coaching experience, Sean still enjoys learning new drills, techniques and methods from the other coaches that he works with. His favorite things about coaching are watching the players grow in the sport and seeing them continue to participate in the sport as they get older.

Certifications: IMPACT, CAP I
Contact info: 920-723-4643 | academyvolleyball@yahoo.com

Co-Coach: RJ Gruichich

Coach bio: RJ has been playing volleyball for 17 years.  He was on state runner up teams at the 15s, 16s & 17s age levels in Boy’s Open. He has 5 years of coaching club at girls ages 13s, 14s, 16s & 17s & boys 15s. He has also reffed for various leagues at Center Court. RJ graduated from UW-Milwaukee with a BBA Accounting & Finance & holds a certificate in Real Estate. He currently works as a data analyst at Zywave. Recently married in May 2017, RJ enjoys spending time with his wife, 2 dogs Vos & Rev & 2 cats Rory & Parker.

Certifications: IMPACT
Contact info: 262-613-8541 | rjgruichich@gmail.com [/ezcol_2third_end]

Team Roster

 22  Mia Cedarholm
 23  Grace Gatto
 24  Rose Gundrum
 25  Annabell Jajtner
26  Elise Johnson
27  Alex Zamansky
28  Julia Kriz
29  Marielle Maple
30  Arushi Ranasaria
31  Anika Woelffer




2018 TENTATIVE Tournament Schedule – dates/locations subject to change

 Jan 7, 2018  MWP – Let the Games Begin II  Center Court, Waukesha
 Jan 14, 2018  MWP – Madagascar Challenge  Center Court, Waukesha – 1st Silver
 Jan 21, 2018  MWP – Igloo Games II  Center Court, Waukesha
 Jan 28, 2018  Juniors Freeze Fest II  RecPlex, Pleasant Prairie
 Feb 3, 2018  Crossfire Craze (16s division)  Milton High School, Milton
 Feb 4, 2018  Block Party Open II  Center Court, Waukesha
 Feb 11, 2018  MWP – Penguin Pals  Center Court, Wauksha
 Feb 25, 2018  UW-Whitewater Open  Williams Center, Whitewater
 Mar 10, 2018  Fondy Classic  Fond du Lac High School, Fond du Lac
 Mar 11, 2018  2018 Juniors March Madness I  RecPlex, Pleasant Prairie
 Mar 24-25, 2018  Badger Regionals  Wisconsin Center, Milwaukee
 Apr 15, 2018  UW-Whitewater Open  Williams Center, Whitewater
 Apr 22, 2018  Mizuno Bump-N-Rally  Milwaukee Sting Center, Menomonee Falls

Center Court – 815 Northview Road, Waukesha
RecPlex – 9900 Terwall Terrace, Pleasant Prairie
Milton High School – 114 West High Street, Milton
UW-Whitewater Williams Center – 907 West Schwager Drive, Whitewater
Fond du Lac High School – 801 Campus Drive, Fond du Lac
Wisconsin Center – 400 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee
Milwaukee Sting Center – N54W13904 Northpark Drive, Menomonee Falls

From the Coach

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