They are the first two signings by Grimm. Both are proven winners. I think any athlete can learn how to win and that having that experience will definitely benefit our team. Although the CIS is a different level of competition, they will be able to draw upon their experience in big games to help our team manage those situations and the challenges that they provide. I also wanted to stay in British Columbia.
Sports The winds of change are sweeping through the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades volleyball program, and an arrival from the prairies is the first sign of the new era at the school.
UFV volleyball was approved to join Canada West play back in May , ending a span of 17 seasons in Pacwest competition. In conjunction with that move, the Cascades volleyball coaching position is now a full-time position as opposed to a part-time one in years past.
Previous coach Kyle Donen and the program parted ways back in March.
Bennett arrives to the program with significant volleyball coaching experience at both the Pacwest and Canada West levels. He served as an assistant coach at Thompson Rivers University from , and was also coached the Capilano University Blues from to , earning coach of the years honours in The team also won the Pacwest title that year.
From there, we will begin recruiting high-end talent and I know Abbotsford as a community as a lot to offer in that regard. They have to also be good students in the classroom and good people in the community.