"A good coach can change a game. A great coach can change a life."~ John Wooden
Head Coach & Varsity Lead- Jeni Anderson
Coach Anderson has been coaching, directing and administering volleyball programs for over 20 years. Originally from California, she played NCAA ball for Cal State, East Bay with the role as Captain and Outside Hitter, with finishes in the Top 10 Nationally each year. She garnered All-American honors along with numerous All-Tournaments, AVCA All West Region and a variety of other awards. Since then, she has become a competitive athlete in beach volleyball, Spartan racing and has continued to coach age groups from 7th grade through 18s Nationals club, Middle School and High School programs. Outside of the gym, Coach Anderson is mother to 2 mini assistant coaches: Elli (10) and Mark (8), wife to John-Henry Anderson who is a Sports Physical Therapist at APRS, and she is the Founder and Psychotherapist at The Center for EMDR & Integrative Psychotherapy.
"I feel so honored to have the opportunity to lead the Bozeman Hawk Program! There is something incredibly special about high school sports in Montana, having access to these amazing student athletes daily, bringing together a group of caring role models, and molding a culture of empowered, confident young women! This is sure to be a great ride! Go Hawks!"
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Assistant Coach & Junior Varsity Lead- Whitney Schmidt
Prior to joining the coaching staff, Coach Schmidt played volleyball competitively for 8 years, including 2 years in college when her team, the Williston State Tetons, were regional champions. She brings a unique portfolio of experience to BHS on and off the court, including a competitive spirit and positive attitude that is unmatched, as well as a personal drive to success that is evident by her continued training and participation in Spartan Races across the Western United States. Coach Schmidt's ability to motivate players through her supporting, caring nature and her natural athleticism is a welcomed addition to our team.
"I am excited and honored to be a part of the Bozeman High Volleyball Program. I am looking forward to working with a wonderful group of student athletes. Mr. Ator and Coach Anderson have assembled a fantastic team of coaches of which I am thrilled to be a part of. I am eager to learn, grow and share in the amazing moments to come!"
Assistant Coach & Sophomore Lead- Reeve Kluempke
Coach Kluempke is from St. Cloud, Minnesota. She has been playing volleyball since 7th grade on club teams and for her school league. Throughout her career she has played middle, outside hitter and right side. She is currently a sophomore at Montana State studying Health Enhancement with a minor in Coaching.
“I am so excited to be a part of the Bozeman Hawk volleyball program this season! I can’t wait to teach alongside this coaching staff as well as learn from them. I’m looking forward to help the players develop their volleyball skills and grow their love of the game.”
Assistant Coach & Freshman Lead- Allison Moldan
Coach Moldan is from Lakeville, Minnesota. She has been playing volleyball since 6th grade and has played right side, outside, middle, and defensive specialist. She played two years at the College of Saint Benedict and qualified for the NCAA tournament both years. She is in the process of completing her Master’s degree in school counseling at Montana State University.
“I’m so looking forward to being a part of the Bozeman Hawk volleyball program and can’t wait to share my love of volleyball with the players and coaches! I am beyond excited to learn from one another and to help develop each player. Ready for a great season!”
Volunteer Assistant Coach - Casey Wolfe
Originally from Colorado Springs, CO, Coach Wolfe has been playing and loving the sport of volleyball since 6th grade in local club and school teams. Primarily playing libero/ds and setter, volleyball allowed her to not only develop as an athlete, but as a leader and teammate. Professionally, she works in retention and engagement initiatives at MSU, where she also received her B.S. in Business and M.Ed. in Adult & Higher Education. From there, you can find her at Zephyr Cycling Studio, advising for her sorority Alpha Omicron Pi, or fulfilling her main love language of quality time with her friends and loved ones.
“I am incredibly honored and grateful to be a part of Bozeman Hawk Volleyball Program. The high school athletic experience is once in a lifetime and I am excited to help develop, coach, learn from and with, and cheer on every athlete in the gym. And as always, GO HAWKS!”
In Sincere Gratitude To Previous Coaching Staff Members:
Junior Varsity Head Coach, Varsity Assistant Coach- Allyssa Rizzo
Coach Rizzo is originally from Crestwood, Illinois. She has played the game of volleyball since age 12 and just completed the final season of her college career at Montana State University as a libero. At Montana State she finished off her career as First Team All Big Sky, Big Sky Libero of the Year, Female Bobcat Student Athlete of the Year, and is now the record holder for both digs in a single season and career digs! Coach Rizzo is currently enrolled at Montana State University in the College of Nursing.
"Being a part of the Bobcat Volleyball Program was an incredible opportunity to expand my perspective of the game of volleyball and I am so excited to share that knowledge with the volleyball players at Bozeman High School. In this process I hope to learn and grow along with the players I am coaching so that we can make the most out of this upcoming season. I couldn’t be more excited for what’s ahead! Go Hawks!”
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Coach Rizzo is now part of the Bobcat Volleyball Staff! Thank you for your time with us, Coach! You made an incredible impact on our program!
Sophomore Head Coach, Varsity Assistant Coach- Sydney Mathison
Coach Mathison is originally from Phoenix, Arizona and has been playing volleyball for 12 years. She just completed four outstanding years of playing for Montana State University as a setter. Coach Mathison was on the All-Academic Team throughout her tenure at MSU and earned the Legacy Award her senior year. She is finishing her degree in Psychology and then moving into Pre-Med.
"I learned so much as not only a player, but as person, being part of the Bobcat team for four years. Coaching in camps and on club teams, I have even furthered my knowledge and love for the game. I am so excited to be a positive role model for the volleyball players at Bozeman High School. I hope to gain more perspective and help these young women learn to love the game as much as I do. Exciting things to come this year!"
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Coach Mathison is continuing her education in the Medical Field! Thank you for your time with us, Coach! You made an incredible impact on our program!
"The purpose of life is a life of purpose" ~ Robert Bryne
FOR COACHING STAFF: MHSA Coaching Education & Requirements
NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching: https://nfhslearn.com/courses/61113/fundamentals-of-coaching (create NFHS account) - renew every 5 years -
NFHS concussion course: http://nfhslearn.com/courses/61037/concussion-in-sports - renew annually-
CPR/First Aid - Online American Heart Association : http://onlineaha.org - renew every 2 years -
In the course catalog box select the course category : "Workplace Training" Select the Course titled "Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Online Part 1"
Part 2: Skills testing will be completed at BHS with other staff./clinics
Montana Coaches Association Membership- https://montanacoaches.com/members/
*Coaches please join the MCA and submit your receipt to the head coach for reimbursement.
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