Rachel Bender joins our KING Spikes coaching staff with 16 years of volleyball experience. Rachel played volleyball for the University of Rochester Varsity Women’s Team from 2007 to 2009 and served as a Co-Captain for the 2008 and 2009 seasons. Rachel started coaching volleyball during her time at the University of Rochester and continued her coaching endeavors by joining Kids In the Game in 2015 during which she headed up youth volleyball clinics and joined the KING Spikes Club Team last season as the 13U Head Coach. Rachel is looking forward to her second season with KING Spikes and is excited to help her players develop into well rounded athletes.
KING Spikes participates in GEVA regional tournaments from January to April. Girls on the teams practice from December to April. Practices are hosted twice a week. Players range from 13 to 16 years old.