Doug English who has been an assistant at George Washington University, Boise State University and the University of Delaware has been selected the new volleyball head coach at Northwest Nazarene University.
Gina Schmidt, who has been the top assistant at the University of Montana for the past five years, has been hired as the new volleyball coach at Simon Fraser University.
Kara Peterson, who led Black Hills High School to 12 state tournament appearances, has been named the head volleyball coach at Saint Martin's University.
Lisa Axel spent her holiday break traveling to Africa, spending time at an orphanage, going on a safari and climbing the highest free-standing mountain in the world.
The former Alaska Fairbanks All-American will be the seventh head coach in the history of the program. She replaces Phil Shoemaker, who spent the previous 13 seasons at the helm.