Volleyball

 

 No.

 Name

 Position

 Height

 Year

 Hometown/High School

1 Mackenzie Bryant OH 5-10 SO Warren/Cousino High School
3 Kaseka Mulomede MH/RS 6-1 FR Davison/Davison High School
4 Erica VanderHaar OH/RS 5-9 SO Saginaw/Nouvel Catholic Central
7 Morgan Fitch Setter 5-8 FR Linden/Linden High School
8 Muranda Dore DS/Libero 5-4 SO Kimball/Port Huron High School
9 Jodi Kilpela Libero 5-8 SO Howell/Howell High School
10 Abigail Brown DS 5-7 FR Avoca/Landmark Academy
14 Caitlin Quade Setter 5-7 FR Marlette/Marlette High School
17 Ashley Wypych RS 6-1 FR Port Huron/Port Huron High School
18 Erica Labaere MH 5-11 SO Washington Twp./Romeo High School
20 Maddy Seegraves OH 5-10 SO Bay City/Garber High School

 

HEAD COACH: Ray Cornwell Jr.
ASSISTANT COACHES: Paul Levandowski, Dan O'Barsky, Alex Shell
STATISTICIAN/VIDEOGRAPHER: Harold Tramski
COLLEGE PRESIDENT: Dr. Deborah Snyder
ATHLETIC DIRECTOR: Dale R. Vos
ATHLETIC TRAINERS: John Brady and Kim Hartman

Team photo of the SC4 volleyball team

SC4 2017 Volleyball Team: Morgan Fitch, Mackenzie Bryant, Erica VanderHaar, Caitlin Quade, Ashley Wypych, Muranda Dore, Kaseka Mulomede, Jodi Kilpela, Erica Labaere, Abigail Brown and Maddy Seegraves.

 

Skipper Volleyball profiles

MACKENZIE BRYANTMackenzie Bryant

NUMBER: 1
AGE: 19
HIGH SCHOOL: Warren Cousino
HOMETOWN: Warren
YEAR: Sophomore
HEIGHT: 5’10”
POSITION(S): Outside hitter
HONORS: First Team All-Macomb Area Conference 2015; Third Team All-Macomb County 2015; team most valuable player; Member of the SC4 President’s Honor List for both semesters last year
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Mackenzie improved every day as a freshman. Looking forward to seeing her pound the ball this season.”

KASEKA MULOMEDEKaseka Mulomede

NUMBER: 3
AGE: 18
HIGH SCHOOL: Davison
HOMETOWN: Davison
YEAR: Freshman
HEIGHT: 6’1”
POSITION(S): Middle hitter and right side hitter
HONORS: First Team All-Saginaw Valley Conference 2016; First Team All-Academic; four-year varsity starter
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Kaseka will be a commanding force in the front row both blocking and hitting. We’re extremely excited to have her on the team.”

ERICA VANDERHAARErica Vanderhaar

NUMBER: 4
AGE: 20
HIGH SCHOOL: Saginaw Nouvel Catholic Central
HOMETOWN: Saginaw
YEAR: Sophomore
HEIGHT: 5’9”
POSITION(S): Outside hitter and right side hitter
HONORS: Captain award 2015; three-year varsity member and pulled up to varsity for the state tournament as a freshman; Academic All-State in volleyball and soccer; Marine Corp Scholastic Excellence award; Honor Roll four years; graduated Summa Cum Laude; Class of 2016 Top 10; President’s Education Award for outstanding academic excellence; Certificate of Merit; volunteer achievement award; Second Team Academic All-American 2016; MCCAA All-Academic Team; Member of the SC4 President’s Honor List for both semesters last year
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Erica will help us wherever we need her to play. I’m sure her hard work will earn her a starting position. She will be helpful as a team captain.”

MORGAN FITCHMorgan Fitch

NUMBER: 7
AGE: 18
HIGH SCHOOL: Linden
HOMETOWN: Linden
YEAR: Freshman
HEIGHT: 5’8”
POSITION(S): Setter
HONORS: Second Team All-Conference; State Bank Athlete of the Week; Scholar-Athlete Award
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Morgan has great setting skills and plays great defense. Looking forward to her running a strong offense.”

MURANDA DOREMuranda Dore

NUMBER: 8
AGE: 20
HIGH SCHOOL: Port Huron
HOMETOWN: Kimball
YEAR: Sophomore
HEIGHT: 5’4”
POSITION(S): Defensive specialist and libero
HONORS: MAC All-Academic Team; Port Huron Sports Hall of Fame scholarship winner for 2017-18; Voted Best Defensive player for Skippers in 2016; Coaches’ Award; Most Valuable Player Sparkplug award
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “I’m expecting great things from Muranda this season.  She goes after every ball. She was our best spring ball player.”

JODI KILPELAJodi Kilpela

NUMBER: 9
AGE: 19
HIGH SCHOOL: Howell
HOMETOWN: Howell
YEAR: Sophomore
HEIGHT: 5’8”
POSITION(S): Libero
HONORS: FCCLA national participant; Honor Roll; helped Howell varsity team receive All-State academic honors 2015; First Team All-MCCAA Eastern Conference; MCCAA All-Freshmen Team; Runner-up for Eastern Conference Freshman-of-the-Year award
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Jodi is great at service receive and defense. She has helped tremendously with building this team. Looking forward to her taking a leadership role as captain.”  

ABIGAIL BROWNAbigail Brown

NUMBER: 10
AGE: 18
HIGH SCHOOL: Landmark Academy
HOMETOWN: Avoca
YEAR: Freshman
HEIGHT: 5’7”
POSITION(S): Defensive specialist
HONORS: National Honor Society; Most Valuable Player 2016; All-Academic four years; played in the 2017 Blue Water Area Senior All-Star volleyball game
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Abigail’s enthusiasm will be an asset to our team. I’m confident she will work hard enough to be on the court.”

CAITLIN QUADECaitlin Quade

NUMBER: 14
AGE: 18
HIGH SCHOOL: Marlette High School
HOMETOWN: Marlette
YEAR: Freshman
HEIGHT: 5’7”
POSITION(S): Setter
HONORS: Scholar Athlete Award four years; Honor Roll; National Honor Society; Tri-Athlete Award four years; Second Team All-Greater Thumb Conference East Division 2016; Honorable Mention All-District; Most Valuable Player; Most Valuable Offense; Team captain; also excelled in basketball and soccer; will also be playing basketball at SC4; played in the 2017 Blue Water Area Senior All-Star basketball game
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “I feel fortunate to have Caitlin on the team this year. I’m sure she will work hard for a starting position.”

ASHLEY WYPYCHAshley Wypych

NUMBER: 17
AGE: 18
HIGH SCHOOL: Port Huron
HOMETOWN: Port Huron
YEAR: Freshman
HEIGHT: 6’1”
POSITION(S): Right side hitter
HONORS: National Honor Society; All-MAC Academic Team two years; played in the 2017 Blue Water Area Senior All-Star volleyball game
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Ashley’s blocking and hitting abilities will help our team tremendously.”

ERICA LABAEREErica Labaere

NUMBER: 18
AGE: 18
HIGH SCHOOL: Romeo
HOMETOWN: Washington Twp.
YEAR: Sophomore
HEIGHT: 5’11”
POSITION(S): Middle hitter
HONORS: High School: Second Team All-Macomb County; 3.0 GPA or higher four years; four-year varsity member; member of the MHSAA Class A state championship squad in 2014; helped Romeo to runner-up finish in the 2015 MHSAA state tournament; SC4: First Team All-MCCAA Eastern Conference 2016; All-Freshmen Team; Freshman of the Year; First Team All-MCCAA and All-Region; Third Team All-MCCAA Eastern Conference in basketball 2016-17 season
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “Looking forward to Erica being dominant at the net this year. She is coming off the freshman-of-the-year award and will continue to improve.”

MADDY SEEGRAVESMaddy Seegraves

NUMBER: 20
AGE: 19
HIGH SCHOOL: Garber
HOMETOWN: Bay City
YEAR: Sophomore
HEIGHT: 5’10”
POSITION(S): Outside hitter
HONORS: Member of the SC4 President’s Honor List for both semesters last year at SC4
COACH CORNWELL’S COMMENT: “With hard work, Maddy could be one of our top hitters. I’m hoping as a sophomore she will step into a leadership role.” 

Skipper Coaching Staff

Head Coach Ray Cornwell

Head Coach Ray Cornwell

Assistant Coach Paul Levandowski

Assistant Coach Paul Levandowski

Assistant Coach Dan O'Barsky

Assistant Coach Dan O'Barsky

Assistant Coach Alex Shell

Assistant Coach Alex Shell

 

Date

Time

Opponent

Result

Aug. 12   At Owens Community College (scrimmage)  
Aug. 12   At Owens Community College (scrimmage)  
Aug. 16   At Madonna University (scrimmage)   
Aug. 16   At Lawrence Tech University (scrimmage)   
Aug. 20   At Wayne State University (scrimmage)  
Aug. 25   Vs. Iowa Central (at Wisconsin Dells) Lost: 3-2
Aug. 25   Vs. Rock Valley (at Wisconsin Dells) Lost: 3-2
Aug. 26   Vs. Sauk Valley (at Wisconsin Dells) Lost: 3-0
Aug. 26   Vs. Rochester (at Wisconsin Dells) Won: 3-1
Aug. 31   Vs. Lake Michigan (at Mott CC) Won: 3-1
Aug. 31   At Mott CC Won: 3-1
Sept. 1   Vs. Wallace State CC (at Owens) Lost: 3-1 
Sept. 1   Vs. McHenry County College (at Owens) Lost: 3-0
Sept. 2   Vs. Waubonsee CC (at Owens) Lost: 3-0
Sept. 2   At Owens CC Lost: 3-0
Sept. 7   At Concordia University JV Won: 3-0 
Sept. 8   Vs. Sinclair CC (at Lakeland CC) Lost: 3-1
Sept. 8   Vs. Cuyahoga CC (at Lakeland CC) Won: 3-0
Sept. 9   At Lakeland CC Won: 3-1
Sept. 9   Vs. Mercyhurst Northeast (At Lakeland CC) Won: 3-0
Sept. 14 7 p.m. Vs. Oakland CC* Lost: 3-1
Sept. 21 7 p.m. Vs. Schoolcraft College* Won: 3-0 
Sept. 22 6 p.m. Vs. Lansing CC Lost: 3-1 
Sept. 26 7 p.m. At Mott CC* Lost: 3-1 
Sept. 28 7 p.m. Vs. Macomb CC* Lost: 3-1
Sept. 30   Vs. Lakeland CC (At GR Raider Challenge) Won: 3-0 
Sept. 30   Vs. Lake Michigan (At GR Raider Challenge) Won: 3-1
Oct. 1   Vs. Lorain County CC (At GR Raider Challenge) Won: 3-2
Oct. 1   Vs. Muskegon CC (At GR Raider Challenge) Lost: 3-2
Oct. 3 7 p.m. Vs. Henry Ford College* Lost: 3-2
Oct. 6   Bob Jones University (At Catawba Valley CC) Won: 3-2
Oct. 6   Spartanburg Methodist (At Catawba Valley CC) Lost: 3-1
Oct. 7   Northern Virginia CC (At Catawba Valley CC) Won: 3-1
Oct. 7   At Catawba Valley CC Lost: 3-2
Oct. 10 7 p.m. At Schoolcraft College* Won: 3-0
Oct. 12 7 p.m. Vs. Mott CC* Lost: 3-2
Oct. 17 7 p.m. At Macomb CC* Won: 3-1 
Oct. 19 7 p.m. At Henry Ford College* Won: 3-0
Oct. 20 5 p.m. At Alpena CC* Won: 3-0 
Oct. 20 7 p.m. At Alpena CC* Won: 3-0 
Oct. 24 7 p.m. At Oakland CC*  
Oct. 28 TBA MCCAA Championship**  
Nov. 2-4 TBA NJCAA Round 1 National Tournament**  
Nov. 16-18 TBA NJCAA National Tournament Finals**  

 

Bold - Denotes home match played at the SC4 Fieldhouse

* - Denotes Michigan Community College Athletic Association Eastern Conference match

** - Must qualify to participate