Announcements

Mulkey wins 2017 ACVA Boys Club Coach of Year
July 2017

The American Volleyball Coaches Association announced on July 18, 2017 that Dylan Mulkey (Charlotte, Carolina Union VBC) has earned the Boys Club Coach of the Year Award.  The Club Awards program is in its second year and recognizes ten deserving coaches in the youth/club volleyball community. The AVCA Club Awards Committee selected a Club Coach of the Year in each of the seven girls age divisions (12-18), a Beach Club Coach of the Year, a Boys Club Coach of the Year and a Club Director of the Year. The honorees will be recognized at the Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon at the AVCA Convention in Kansas City, Mo.

Nominations had to be submitted for consideration, and the coach nominated must have an active AVCA membership.  The Club Awards program is in its second year and recognizes ten deserving coaches in the youth/club volleyball community. The AVCA Club Awards Committee selected a Club Coach of the Year in each of the seven girls age divisions (12-18), a Beach Club Coach of the Year, a Boys Club Coach of the Year and a Club Director of the Year. The honorees will be recognized at the Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon at the AVCA Convention in Kansas City, Mo.

Dylan is the head coach of CUVC 18 Boys Onslaught (18/Open).  He’s been able to not only win matches, but increase boys participation in his area. Starting out with just one team in 2015, this season there were three making an impact on the club circuit. In 2017, his squad won 58 matches, a 28-win increase from a year ago. They finished in the top-5 of the Boys Winter Classic (Open), Florida Fest (Open), and East Coast Championships (Open). A full-time employee outside of the sport, he continues to dedicate his own time to continuing to grow and improve his players.   Dylan was recently nominated and elected to serve as the Boy's Rep on the Carolina Region Board of Directors.