Lake VBC U15-1: Welcome

Tuesday, October 21
Meet your 2015 Lake VBC Coaches

Keith Manske: Head Coach U15-1, Vice President of Lake Volleyball Club Board
IMPACT Certified, CAP I certified, GMS level I trained 2 years

This is Keith’s 7th year on staff with Lake VBC.  He served last year as the U16-1 Head coach with a highlight of winning 1st place at our PL Platinum Flight,  the year before with the U15-1’s earning the Club’s first ever BID to the National Championships is Dallas, TX.  Keith has a winning track record and a team of happy faces as he meets every athlete exactly where they are and pushes them to their next best.  He is a brilliant strategist of the game.  Keith has a keen eye for the game, is a smart player himself and is loved by all of his athletes.

Kara Nelson: U15-1 Assistant Coach
IMPACT Certified, GMS

This will be Kara’s 7th year with the Lake VBC family, 6th year as a Lake VBC coach. She has a passion for the sport of volleyball and a love for coaching young athletes. As a coach she draws from her experience as a collegiate athlete. Kara graduated from Stanwood HS receiving 1st team honors her senior year as a Middle Blocker/Setter.  She was named 2nd team NWAC all conference her freshman year of college, 1st team NWAC all conference her sophomore year at ECC where she was also named female athlete of the year as an Outside Hitter. Kara then went on to finish her successful playing career at Central Washington University.  She continues to play competitively today as an Outside Hitter in our Lake VBC adult Leagues.  Kara is competitive by nature, but believes in positive motivation. She has a passion to prepare the athletes with lessons they cannot only use on the court as well as later in life.