Quantcast

Harris Hired as Assistant Volleyball Coach - KOAM TV 7

Harris Hired as Assistant Volleyball Coach

Updated:
PRESS RELEASE PSU:

Pittsburg State head volleyball coach Jenny Mueller completed her staff with the hiring of two-time All-American Paula Harris as an assistant coach for the Gorillas.

Harris comes to Pittsburg after spending two seasons as a graduate assistant coach at Division I Texas Christian University. While with the Horned Frogs, Harris assisted in all aspects of the program, primarily opponent scouting, video breakdown for player development and planning team travel.

While in Texas, she also coached with the Texas Advantage club team, serving as the head coach for West 15 club and an assitant for the West 16 club. She also served as the camp director for the Prentice Lewis Volleyball Camp and has been an instructor at several camps, including Wichita State, North Texas and Central Missouri.

Perhaps Harris' best experience comes from her experience playing for the Central Missouri Jennies from 2008-2011. A middle blocker, Harris was a two-time AVCA All-America selection and a four-time All-MIAA selection. She finished her career as the all-time top point scorer for the Jennies. She led the team to four NCAA Tournament appearances, including Elite Eight appearances in 2010 and 2011.

Harris graduated from Central Missouri in 2012 with a bachelors of science in physical education in 2012 and earned her masters degree in liberal arts from Texas Christian.


"I'm very excited to have Paula with us," Mueller said. "She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our program and an excitement to coach and train. As a two time All-America dominating middle in the MIAA, Paula helped lead the Jennies to back-to-back Elite Eight appearances. In addition to her very successful playing career, her experience as a graduate assistant with a Division I program has helped expand her knowledge of the different positions in the game. Paula knows what it takes to be successful, not only in this conference, but at the national level. We look forward to the seeing the strides our team will make with her on board."
  • NewsMore>>

  • Break-In Attempted with Sword, 2 Charged

    Break-In Attempted with Sword, 2 Charged

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:52:32 GMT
    Surveillance video of attempted break-in at Scammon Express Convenience Store, Oct. 2018Surveillance video of attempted break-in at Scammon Express Convenience Store, Oct. 2018

    Two people are arrested and charged after a failed burglary attempt at Scammon Express Convenience Store. The Cherokee County, Kansas Sheriff's Office says the crime happened around 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 13th, 2018. Deputies responded to a commercial alarm at the business. Authorities say surveillance video showed two suspects walking up to the door with bandanas over their faces. One of the suspects attempted to smash the glass doors with what appears to be a homemad...

    More >>

    Two people are arrested and charged after a failed burglary attempt at Scammon Express Convenience Store. The Cherokee County, Kansas Sheriff's Office says the crime happened around 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 13th, 2018. Deputies responded to a commercial alarm at the business. Authorities say surveillance video showed two suspects walking up to the door with bandanas over their faces. One of the suspects attempted to smash the glass doors with what appears to be a homemad...

    More >>
  • Missouri AG Warns Residents of New Telephone Scam

    Missouri AG Warns Residents of New Telephone Scam

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:45:10 GMT
    Several Missouri residents have complained this week about being contacted by would-be scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. That's according to Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, who issued a scam alert today, October 18th, 2018. Those who have received these scam calls report getting a phone call from someone telling them that their social security benefits have been suspended and they must call back in order to fix the problem. When consumers ret...More >>
    Several Missouri residents have complained this week about being contacted by would-be scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. That's according to Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, who issued a scam alert today, October 18th, 2018. Those who have received these scam calls report getting a phone call from someone telling them that their social security benefits have been suspended and they must call back in order to fix the problem. When consumers ret...More >>
  • KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 10-18

    KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 10-18

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:46:41 GMT

    Another judge has recused himself from the trial of a Carl Junction murder suspect.  Plus all the news you need to know before you walk out the door.

    More >>

    Another judge has recused himself from the trial of a Carl Junction murder suspect.  Plus all the news you need to know before you walk out the door.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by Frankly, Inc. All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.