I.G.C.A. Senior Classic All Stars
Volleyball
Show Hall of Fame
Brett Mather
Awards/Honors:
2001,2003,2004,2006,2013,2014 WaMaC Conference Coach of Year 2003,2006 All District Coach of Year 2010 Class 4A Coach of Year State Runner-Up 2003,2004,2006,2010 State Semifinalist 2007 State Qualifier 2008,2012,2013 650-155-32 Overall Record 1993-95 Wellsburg Steamboat Rock Head Coach 1996-Present West Delaware Head Coach 2011 USA Men's-B National Champions 2012 USA Men's-B National Runner-Up
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Everyday playing or coaching volleyball is a great memory!
Darwin Sents
Awards/Honors:
NICL West Conference Coach of the Year 14 times, All District Coach 2 times, Currently have 501 wins in 17 years, all at Grundy Center
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
There have been many great memories over the years, the matches at State, great wins, heartbreaking losses. The best memories are the players that worked hard, played their hearts out for their teammates, and made their teams successful.
Dave Whims
Awards/Honors:
Coach Dave Whims. Ankeny Community Schools Some of the highlights from Coach Whims’ now 35-year career include: • An overall record of 980 wins and 165 losses • State appearances by the Ankeny High School volleyball team in 13 of his 14 years with the program • Four State Championships (2004, 2005, 2008, 2009) • Four State Runner-Up finishes (1999, 2002, 2003, 2010) • Four-time State Coach of the Year (2004, 2005, 2008, 2009) • Six-time Regional Coach of the Year • Coached two Iowa Volleyball Players of the Year • More than 50 volleyball players under Coach Whims have gone on to play college volleyball . Inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association (NHSACA) National Coaches Hall of Fame 2014 . Iowa nominee for Volleyball National Coach of the Year. 2014 What he considers personal highlights of his career in coaching has been: The opportunity to coach his 3 daughters over a nine year span while at North Kossuth High School Working with so many great athletes over the past 34 years. Heading up and assisting in the youth volleyball programs in the community. Establishing winning traditions at each school Winning the state championship title four times. Helping lead Ankeny Community Schools volleyball program through a two high school development. Working with the IGCA for the past 18 years.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Wade Voith
Awards/Honors:
357-166-10 State Tournament Qualifier 2007, 2009 5 Twin Lakes Conference Championships Twin Lakes Confernce Coach of the Year 4 times Coached over 10 players who have gone on to coach at the Jr High and Hi School levels
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
My favorite memories have been our trips to the State Tournament. The other great memory was this season going 38-0 during the regular season while only losing 3 games.