Get To Know Coach Melody:

WHAT IS YOUR COACHING EXPERIENCE?

This will be my first season to coach a club team, but I have had a lot of experience coaching camps at GCU and high schools.

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A PART OF THE FORTITUDE FAMILY?

This will be my first year with Fortitude!! ☺

WHAT IS YOUR PLAYING EXPERIENCE?

I am currently playing collegiately at Grand Canyon University as an outside hitter. I have played volleyball since middle school.

WHERE ARE YOU FROM? WHAT STATES HAVE YOU LIVED IN? 

I am from Houston, TX. I have lived in Texas my whole life until I moved to AZ for college!

ARE YOU MARRIED? DO YOU HAVE ANY KIDS?

Not married, no kids!

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE FOOD? 

Chick-Fil-A

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE COFFEE DRINK?

Iced Vanilla Chai

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SPORT TO WATCH? (OTHER THAN VOLLEYBALL) 

Basketball

WHAT DO YOU DO BESIDES VOLLEYBALL? 

I love the outdoors! Hiking is my second hobby.

WHY DO YOU LOVE VOLLEYBALL?

I love volleyball because it has been a part of my life since I was little and has shaped me into who I am today. It has brought me some of my closest friends and some of the best memories that I will never forget.