The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball head coach Michelle Collierbefore her team’s practice on Nov. 7 for an exclusive interview. Topics included the Yellow Jackets’ 3-1 home win over Virginia on Nov. 4, the contributions of underclassemen Mikaila Dowd and Dominique Washington, the improved play of senior Lauren Frerking and preparing to host Syracuse in the home finale on Nov. 11.
The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball head coach Michelle Collier before her team’s practice on Sept. 19 for an exclusive interview. The Yellow Jackets earned a 3-2 home win over Georgia on Sept. 14 and a 3-1 victory against Arkansas the next day.
Topics included the Georgia win, having an experienced upperclassman middle in junior Kodie Comby, the increased role of middles in collegiate volleyball over the past 10 years and their defensive responsibilities, the play of true freshmen including outside hitter Mikaila Dowdand preparing for ACC play. Georgia Tech opens ACC play at Syracuse on Sept. 21.
The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia Tech volleyball head coach Michelle Collierbefore her team’s practice on Sept. 4 for an exclusive interview. The Yellow Jackets won the Hyatt Regency Tournament with a 3-1 home win over Tulane on Aug. 31 improving their record to 8-0.
Topics included Georgia Tech’s undefeated start to the season, the incorporation of underclassmen into the rotation, the value of veterans such as junior setter Lexi Dornand the recruitment of freshman outside hitter Mariana Brambilla. The Yellow Jackets return to action on Sept. 7 on the road at Alabama.