Olathe West Volleyball

Volleyball Coaches

Head Coach

 Amy Hoffsommer

Phone: 913-780-7180

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors from Emporia State University, masters from Fort Hays State University

Amy Hoffsommer

Coach Hoffsommer will begin her third season leading the Owl Volleyball program this Fall 2019. Prior to coaching at Olathe West, she taught physical education and coached volleyball the past 13 years with Lawrence Public Schools.  She spent two years as the head coach at Free State High School and led the team to its first state berth in over a decade, finishing in fifth place. Lawrence Journal World named her the 2016 Volleyball Coach of the Year.

Prior to Lawrence, Coach Hoffsommer was an assistant volleyball coach for Fort Hays State University, a team achieving a Sweet 16 NCAA Division II appearance, and a head coach at Central Heights High School.

Varsity Assistant Coach

 TBA

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JV Assistant Coach

 Andi Peterson

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Andi Peterson

Coach Peterson continues with Olathe West Volleyball for the second year as the junior varsity coach.  She has previously coached subvarsity in the Olathe School district and coaches for PVA club.  Coach Peterson is a paraprofessional at Olathe West.  

C-Team Assistant Coach

 Kara Maleski

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Kara Maleski

Coach Maleski begins her second season with Olathe West volleyball as the C team coach. Coach Maleski is also a jewelry, drawing, and photography teacher at Olathe West. Before joining Olathe West, she played volleyball at Wichita State University. 

Freshmen Assistant Coach

 Ashley Admire

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Ashley Admire

Coach Admire begins her third season with Owls Volleyball as the Freshman team coach.  Coach Admire is also a SPED teacher and assistant track coach (for throwers) at Olathe West.  Before joining Olathe West, she was the head volleyball coach and assistant track coach at Leavenworth High School and taught SPED/PE.  Coach Admire also coaches for MAVs volleyball club in the offseason.