Traci was a middle blocker for Western Michigan University where she was All-MAC for 3 years, team captain, and a member of WMU’s All-Decade Team (1994-2003). She trained at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs and played professional indoor for VC-Tirol in Innsbruck, Austria.
In 2009, she moved from Michigan to sunny California in pursuit of training and playing professional beach volleyball with the best. A highlight of her beach career was winning the Huntington Beach Corona Light Wide Open in 2010. Traci earned her Master’s Degree in Education in 2009 and currently resides in Redondo Beach. She teaches high school PE at California Connections Academy.
Traci has 15 years of PE teaching experience. Traci is a USAV HP National Team coach. She coached 17U-A2 girls team 2014, 2015, 13U A1 boys in 2016 and U13 A1 girls in 2017. Traci is a great role model for our girls.