Daron is a former Lead Underwriter from Wall street who fell in love with the game of volleyball at the age of 25 and began participating in amateur beach tournaments up and down the west coast. This businesswoman turned volleyball enthusiast decided to take on the venture to promote the sport that she loves. She has passed on her passion to her children, Niko and Presley, whom themselves have became formidable volleyball players. Presley will be playing for the University of Hawaii in the fall of 2017. Before accepting the Head Coaching position at West Torrance High School, Daron was the Head Coach for Manhattan Beach Middle School Boys’ team. Previously coaching at Riviera School in Torrance, Daron is IMPACT Certified with USA Volleyball.
Since this start in the industry, she has formed Team WAVE with Marcio Sicoli and Jose Loiola as coaches, co-founded the Get Noticed Beach Volleyball and Endless Summer Beach Volleyball tournament series, and now co-founded the Junior Beach Volleyball League. Beach Volleyball is where her heart is and where she has focused her attention since beach volleyball was officially sanctioned by the NCAA. In additon to the various tournament series, Daron is also running the south bay branch of the Endless Summer Volleyball Club.
Coaching for 11 years, Ozz has a well-rounded coaching background from middle school, volleyball camps, high school, and college indoor teams.
As well as coaching, he has played first on the Cuban national indoor league for four years and then two years of beach volleyball where he achieved the MVP for the U 21 national team.
After receiving a scholarship to a D1 school (Mount Olive College in North Carolina), Ozz played on their indoor team for two years and was one of the top 15 scorers in the country. Then on to play in Spain, the USA National Open in Atlanta placing 4th, Puerto Rico, and the Pro Beach Tour in Florida, and the EVP Atlanta Open placing 2nd.
Coached 2 years for Team WAVE indoor boys & also assistant coach to Jose Loiola.
Endless Summer Beach Coach
We are proud to have Andrew in the ESVC family and are proud to share his experience here.
Starting off his volleyball career in Santa Barbara California, Miles has played at every level. From NORCECA, the Jose Cuervo Tour, and the NVL, and previously college, high school and even club volleyball in the early days, Miles has the experience to provide quality coaching and guidance for our players.
A short list of his important achievements includes the Pan American Games, finished 49th
Career best finish is a bronze on the NORCECA Continental Tour in 2016, and even his club team Santa Barbara Spikers finished fifth at the 2008 Junior Olympics. His consistent achievements over time, skill development and ability to communicate these skills make him a quality coach for ESVC.
Jason C Dibelius
Coach Jason C. Dibelius is entering his first season as the Head Boys Volleyball Coach for Club Evolution’s 16’s group.
Like the vast majority of coaches, Dibelius played competitively. After playing overseas for a military team in Darmstadt, Germany (1992-1993), he played one season in 1994 for Hunter College where the team won the CUNYAC Men’s Volleyball Championship and was invited to the EIVA postseason tournament.
After playing for a number of club teams, he served as an assistant coach for the inaugural men’s and women’s volleyball team at New York City Technical College where he eventually became the head coach (1999-2001). He moved on to Baruch College to assist the men’s volleyball program (2003-2006) and then later became the Head Men’s Volleyball Coach at the City College of New York (2008) where his efforts earned them an invitation to the NECVA postseason tournament.
Coach Dibelius spent the next few years coaching high school boys’ volleyball at Hunter College High School (2010 as an assistant, 2011-2015 as a head coach). He amassed a 118-27 record (56-2 conference), including a 38-1 record in 2014 to win the PSAL championship. His team was ranked #47th nationally by MaxPreps and MSG Varsity awarded him Coach of the Year. He also served as the Head Girls’ Volleyball Coach at the Kew Forest School during the 2014 Fall season. He served as an assistant coach for the men’s and women’s team at John Jay College during the 2013-2014 seasons and was later promoted to Head Volleyball coach for the women and Interim Head Coach for the men in 2015. He is currently coaching privately in Hermosa Beach.
Coach Dibelius graduated from Marymount Manhattan College in 2007 with a 3.57 GPA, earning his degree in a highly-competitive, nationally-recognized theatre performance program.
In his leisure, Coach Dibelius still enjoys theatre performance. He is an avid fan of football and mixed martial arts, and he remains an active competitive volleyball player. He takes great pride in his military service and is excited to be coaching at a program whose hard work, productiveness and love for the sport befits its reputation.
Nate started playing volleyball his senior year of high school and hasn’t looked back. After earning MVP and CCVC All-State honors playing indoor volleyball at UC Davis, he moved to Colorado in 2014 for graduate school, and began regularly training for and competing in beach volleyball tournaments. Upon completion of his graduate degree at CU Boulder in 2016, Nate accepted a job in LA as an Environmental Engineer and now resides in Hermosa Beach where he looks forward to competing on the AVP Tour.
Nate has coached previously at Dive Volleyball Club, No Limits Volleyball Club and Boulder High School, in addition to running many clinics and private lessons. His technical knowledge, process oriented approach and effective communication skills add value to the ESVC family of quality coaches!
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