club director - heather mccarthy
Heather McCarthy has over 16 yrs experience coaching volleyball. Born and raised in Plano Texas, Heather played volleyball in middle school at Bowman Middle School, Junior High School at Williams High School, and High School at Plano East Senior High School. She also played volleyball at Junior College level. after school she continued to play on co-ed volleyball adult teams. SHE HAS HER bsb/ad BACHELORS OF SCIENCE IN BUSINESS WITH A CERTIFICATION IN ADMINISTRATION.
Heather's parents, mentors, and coaches instilled a competitive drive in her at a young age which has given her the ability to coach, train, and mentor young players at a higher level.
Heather began her coaching career at PSA (Plano Sports Authority) as a youth volleyball coach in 1997. After coaching several years with PSA, leading several teams to Championship wins, she then coached with one of the top Volleyball club organization in (Plano, TX). She is IMPACT certified with the North Texas Regional USA Volleyball Organization (IMPACT stands for Increased Mastery and Professional Application of Coaching Theory) and is also a member of the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
Heather’s years of experience provided her the opportunity to further her passion for coaching and she started her own club volleyball team organization (Extreme Force Volleyball Club) from 2007 – 2010, located in Forney, TX.
Beginning the summer of 2015, Heather coached 2 recreational teams (11u) at Forney Sports Center as well as coached 2 teams with a local club. 2016 was heather's breakthrough with blaze and it was an amazing season!! She is in her second season as head volleyball coach for poetry community christian school. IN 2016 she took her varsity team to state and won 3rd place AND IN 2017 SHE TOOK HER VARSITY TEAM TO STATE AND WON RUNNER UP. she enjoys the amazing players at the school and is blessed to be apart of such a great ORGANIZATION.
Heather possesses a wealth of knowledge for the game which has made her a critical asset for young players who wish to enhance their volleyball skills through professional training. She provides the necessary FUN-damentals (making volleyball FUN) and technical instruction required for each player to apply the correct techniques for serving, passing, setting, and hitting through Hyperformance Skills and Volleyball Training which she owns and operates.
Heather has an overwhelming passion for young people, and loves the game of volleyball, and she is very excited about the upcoming club season!!!
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