After a distinguished career coaching in one of the strongest conferences in NCAA Division I volleyball, Jim Stone has turned his focus to working with the future of the USA national team program.
His resume includes:
- Over 500 wins in 26 year coaching NCAA Division I volleyball, including 3 Big 10 titles and 15 trips to the NCAA tournament
- Coached two AVCA Players of the Year and 19 All-Americans.
- Regional and conference coach of the year on four occasions
- Member of the US National Team coaching staff.
Here's some of what Jim discusses in his interview:
- Making player assessments in tryout situations
- Putting together a coaching staff
- Managing players who have never failed before
- Developing as a coach
- Comparing the US and other systems