Stephanie and Aaron Zischke
Stephanie is our Varsity Head Coach. She has been playing volleyball since middle school and played competitive high school club ball. She was a Setter at Olivet Nazarene University for four years. Stephanie has coached high school varsity volleyball for six years. Stephanie graduated from Olivet with a BS in secondary mathematics education and taught high school for 9 years. Aaron Zischke, her husband of 11 years, will be assisting her as varsity coach. He has coached at the varsity level for three years. They have three boys – Landon, Jase, and Avery – and attend LifePoint Church.
Jo is our Varsity Assistant Coach.
Hannah is our Junior Varsity Head Coach. She is pursuing a degree in Paralegal Studies through Liberty University Online. Hannah regularly plays competitive and recreational volleyball. She faithfully serves in various children’s ministries at LifePoint Church, and she is excited to coach our Junior Varsity team!
Hope is our Junior Varsity Assistant Coach. She is a Circle City Cougar alumni and played varsity for three years as libero and setter. Hope played club ball for one year. Hope completed one year at Cedarville University. She is working at a daycare this year before starting cosmetology school in January 2024. Hope regularly plays competitive and recreational volleyball. She faithfully serves in various children’s ministries at LifePoint Church.
Dawn is our Junior High Head Coach. Dawn started playing volleyball in 5th grade. She played 4 years for CYO, then went on to play 4 years for her high school as a setter and defensive specialist, and a libero for her high school club team. Dawn and her husband, Wes, have 5 children: Ava, who plays for the Cougars Varsity team; Brynn, who plays for the Cougars Junior High team; Cassie, who plays for the Cougars Elementary team; Cole; and Drew. They are members of Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church, where she also coaches the 5th and 6th grade volleyball team.
David is our Junior High Assistant Coach.
Lily is our Elementary Head Coach. She is a Circle City Cougars alumni.
John is our Elementary Assistant Coach.