Coaches: 

Ian Dyer
Player 

  •    President, United States Volleyball Professionals players association 1993
  •    Molson East Coast Pro Beach Volleyball Tour 1991-93
  •    Nescafe Australian Pro Beach Volleyball Tour 1989-1990
  •    Former “AAA” rated by California Beach Volleyball Association (currently rated “A” at age 48). 
  •    2 years varsity volleyball at Harvard University
  •    All-Ventura County high school basketball 
  •    Career Highlight: San Clemente City Basketball Champions with my dad, George Dyer 2002 & 2003; Winning the Hermosa Beach “B” beach volleyball tournament with my 14 year old son Noah 2012 

 Coach 

  • Head Coach, Saddleback Valley Christian School Boys & Girls Beach Volleyball Teams, #2 in Southern California 2015 (Boys Team & Girls Team)
  • Assistant Coach, Saddleback Valley Christian Boys Indoor Volleyball - 2013, 2014 & 2015 CIF Champions 
  • USA Volleyball Beach CAP (Coaching Accreditation Program) & Impact certified
  • USA Volleyball indoor CAP I & CAP II training
  • 13 club & youth championship teams 


Ryan Van Rensselaer  
Player: 

  • Started playing volleyball at Laguna Beach High in 1987- Played Frosh Soph that year as starting setter and won league. 
  • Varsity Volleyball 2 years 1989-1990 (Setter) at El Toro High School. 
  • 4 years club for Laguna Beach Volleyball club – Won 1 Junior Olympic title, one runner up and one 3rd place.     Starting setter for Orange Coast College Volleyball team 1990-1st Place in Conference & State  Champions (All State 1st Team & All conference 1st Team).  
  • Starting Setter for OCC in 1991 – Won conference and took 3rd place in State (All conference/ All State 1st Team).  
  •  Former “AAA” rated by California Beach Volleyball Association (currently rated “A” at age 40). 
  • 1991 began training for AVP qualification tournaments.   Stopped actively pursuing AVP in 1992 to focus on education and commitments to Youth Ministry.  Picked up beach volleyball again in 2001 and still continue to play competitive tournaments 

Coach 

  • Currently Head Varsity Coach for Saddleback Valley Christian School - 2013, 2014 & 2015 CIF Champions
  • Head Coach of 949 Volleyball Club 14-1s, the #3 team in the USA 2012
  • Coached the Frosh-Soph boy’s team at El Toro high school in 1993 (League Champs) Also assisted head coach Mike Jagde with varsity team who lost in Semi-Finals of CIF that year.  
  • Assistant head coach/ helped out head coach Dave Crandall at Mission Viejo high school in 1994 (primarily working with setter).  
  • 2009 Began training high school and college athletes on the beach specifically to enhance their indoor game through sand plyometrics and jump training. 


Garry Harvey

  • Coach Garry is the favorite coach of many of our athletes. A retired California State Beach Lifeguard and grandfather of several American Beach athletes, Coach Garry has a wonderful balance of gentle encouragement and clear instruction while holding athletes accountable for giving him their best effort.


 Kevin Beard

Ann Feiner Beard 

Tommy Murphy  

Barry Csimma

Wendy Whiting

Katherine "Kat" Hart   
Player:

  •    Played professional volleyball for 1 season in Croatia. 
  •    University of North Carolina, Greensboro 
  •    USF (University of San Francisco) 2004-2007
  •    OCVBC 5yrs
  •    Dana Hills High School 2000-2004

Coach:

  •    Head Coach - Saddleback Valley Volleyball Club Girls 18-Kat
  •    Beach volleyball coach for 9 years
  •    Undergrad Assistant Coach at University of North Carolina Greensboro (1 yr) 
  •    Frosh-Soph Coach at Corona Del Mar High School (1 season)Shaun Ramsey 
  •    Founder, Dana Point Youth Beach Volleyball Club


Trevor Lund
Coach:

  •      2012: Coach (2 teams), Tstreet Volleyball Club.
  •      2011: Assistant Coach, OCVC Boys Volleyball Club
  •      2010-2011:
  •           Head Coach, Laguna Hills High School Boys JV Volleyball
  •           Assistant Coach, Laguna Hills High School Boys Varsity Volleyball
  •           Assistant Coach, Laguna Hills High School Girls Varsity Volleyball

 Player:
2009-2010: Assistant Coach, Laguna Hills High School Boys Frosh/Soph Volleyball    

Currently playing volleyball on scholarship to Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio.
     Played two years at Irvine Valley College, winning a CCCAA championship in 2011, and losing in the semi-finals in 2012. Sophomore year was selected for “Most Improved Player” and “Second Team All Conference”.
     MVP & First Team All League at Laguna Hills High School