Get To Know Coach Tracie:
WHAT IS YOUR COACHING EXPERIENCE?
I coached JV volleyball, softball & basketball at Sunnyslope high school for 3 years, then transferred to Phoenix Union High School District where I have been a varsity volleyball coach for 10 years. I coached 5 years with USA volleyball. I have also donated my time to coach a variety of youth sports.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A PART OF THE FORTITUDE FAMILY?
This will be my third year and I also have a daughter who plays at Fortitude.
WHAT IS YOUR PLAYING EXPERIENCE?
I played two years at Yavapai Community College in Prescott, then transferred to Northwest Missouri State University where I played my junior & senior year.
WHERE ARE YOU FROM? WHAT STATES HAVE YOU LIVED IN?
Glendale, AZ. I am a native, work in Phoenix, live in Goodyear.
ARE YOU MARRIED? DO YOU HAVE ANY KIDS?
I am married with 2 children
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE FOOD?
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE COFFEE DRINK?
I don’t drink coffee
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SPORT TO WATCH? (OTHER THAN VOLLEYBALL)
As a family we love to watch and support the UFC and local fighters as well as USA wrestling.
WHAT DO YOU DO BESIDES VOLLEYBALL?
I teach high school physical education & health.
WHY DO YOU LOVE VOLLEYBALL?
I love the spirit of the game, working and collaborating at a fast pace to achieve a common goal. I believe young women who play volleyball become better leaders in their adult life, because they have a greater concept of team.