Looie Green

Looie Green

Master Coach
(847) 965-8028
I am a retired Physical Education teacher , served as Athletic Director, Girls and Boys volleyball coach for 12 years, currently a Regional USAV volleyball official, Certified IHSA official and clinician, officials coordinator for the IHSA Girls State finals. I started loving volleyball when my two sons played in Middle school and High School, my younger son still plays competitively on the beach and coaches a Boys program at a private school in Chicago. This will be my second season as a Master Coach at Energy.

Roman Marushka

Master Coach
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Michael Soapes

Michael Soapes

Master Coach
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My name is Michael Soapes and I will be the Master Setting coach. I started playing volleyball as a Youth for Second City and Sports Performance Volleyball Clubs.  I then continued my High School club seasons with CVC volleyball club.  I played 4 years of High School Volleyball  at St. Rita High School.   I then continued my volleyball career on scholarship to St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa.  I was then given the wonderful/incredible  opportunity to go to Scotland and represent/play on Team USA.  I am still currently playing competitive Volleyball both indoor and on the beach.  I look forward to the upcoming season and developing the skills of the players.

Archie Alhambra

Coach
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Archie’s volleyball experiences include 15 years coaching boy’s volleyball at the elementary, high school, and collegiate levels in both school and club settings, 9 years coaching for Loyala Academy High School boy’s program, 23 years coaching girl’s volleyball including Evanston High School (coaching girl’s for 10 of those years), former collegiate (NAIA) player, and USA Juniors All American Tournament Committee member.

Niki Alstrand

Coach
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Jason Avelar

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Brian Borowski

Brian Borowski

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Alexis Boss

Alexis Boss

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Reagan Clement

Coach
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Kelly Clinton

Kelly Clinton

Coach
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Hi I’m Kelly Clinton! I am currently a junior at North Park University where I play volleyball and study finance. This will be my second year coaching at Energy. I am really looking forward to having another great year coaching here!
Amanda DeLaCasa

Amanda DeLaCasa

Coach
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My name is Amanda DeLaCasa. I played High School and Club Kace volleyball for 4 years.  I then started my coaching career which includes 4 years at the High School level and this being my 6th season coaching Club Volleyball.   I am excited to start this season.
Millie Dunbar

Millie Dunbar

Coach
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My name is Millie Dunbar and I am a recent college graduate from Illinois State University with an Elementary Education degree.  I am from the Northwest side of Chicago.  I attended St. Mary of the Woods for elementary school and Loyola Academy for high school.  I have been with Energy for 9 years.  I played for Energy for 5 years and in my fifth year, I started coaching for Energy.  Although, I went away to school, I came back to coach or referee whenever I had the opportunity to.  Besides coaching, I am a teacher for sixth and seventh grade at a Catholic school within Chicago. I am very excited for this year and the great things we are going to achieve together!  Go Energy!
Elena Espina

Elena Espina

Coach
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Brittney Garcia

Brittney Garcia

Coach
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Colleen Kilgallon

Colleen Kilgallon

Coach
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I am Colleen Kilgallon. I grew up on the northwest side of Chicago and went to Resurrection College Prep High School. I played 4 years of volleyball there and at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Indiana. My position was Middle/Right Side hitter. I teach junior high and coach volleyball at York High School in Elmhurst. I can’t wait to make my players love the sport of volleyball as much as I do!

Paul Lawson

Coach
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Meredith Mersits

Meredith Mersits

Coach
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Meredith Mersits is originally from South Bend, Indiana where she played 4 years of volleyball, 3 years of varsity, at St. Joseph’s High School, as well as Dunes Volleyball Club. She continued to play in college at Saint Mary’s College  – Notre Dame. She has experience in many different positions on the court including outside hitting, defensive specialist, and libero. She recently moved to Chicago and is excited to involve herself in a new city, especially starting with Energy Volleyball Club!
Anthony Monk

Anthony Monk

Coach
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My name is Anthony Monk, I graduated in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Cincinnati. I grew up un Cincinnati, Ohio where I played my club volleyball for Cincinnati Attack, and I coached for 5 years in the Cincinnati/ Northern Kentucky area. I moved to Chicago last August and have enjoyed exploring the city of Chicago. This will be my second year with Energy Volleyball Club.

Caitlyn Nolan

Coach
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Roger Ozima

Roger Ozima

Coach
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Anca Pintiliuc

Anca Pintiliuc

Coach
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Mike Sopocy

Mike Sopocy

Coach
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I have been an avid volleyball player since the 7th grade and a dedicated volleyball coach since my Freshman year in college. I have 14 years’ playing experience so far, and I continue to play competitive indoor and beach volleyball. I have been coaching volleyball for over 8 years now; including coaching the women’s Bowling Green State University Club team to nationals for three straight years, as well as leading the men’s BGSU club team to nationals two straight years, finishing 7th in the nation both years. Since 2009, I have been on the Glenbrook South High School Coaching Staff as the Boys’ Freshman A Coach, where I led the team to a conference championship, and I’m also a certified IHSA official. I am a recruiting professional and serve as Energy VBC’s liaison to volleyball program recruiters for Division I, II, and III colleges and universities. I also coach multiple Girls’ Energy VBC teams and teach private lessons and clinics for all levels.
Sarah Udelhofen

Sarah Udelhofen

Coach
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My name is Sarah Udelhofen and I grew up on the Northwest side of Chicago. I went to Loyola Academy and recently graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University with a Bachelors Degree in Business Marketing. I am an outside hitter and have been playing volleyball since 6th grade. I can’t wait to get the season started!

Melinda Week

Coach
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Lauren Wiltsie

Lauren Wiltsie

Coach
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My name is Lauren Wiltsie, I grew up in the Illinois suburb of Elgin. I’ve been playing year round volleyball since 6th grade. I started off at the club Fusion, then finished my high school career at Top Flight. I’m currently enrolled and playing at North Park University in Albany Park. This upcoming season will be my second year coaching at Energy.
Sabrina Yoder

Sabrina Yoder

Coach
(847) 965-8028
Hi, I’m Sabrina!  I am originally from Detroit, with a brief 3 years in Fort Lauderdale…which all lead me to my new home in Chicago!  I’ve been playing volleyball since before middle school… all the way through libero for Adrian College.  I’ve coached youth volleyball since 2009 & very happy to be part of the Energy Team! Outside of coaching; I am having a great time making new friends here, spending time with my dog Bela, and playing sand volleyball in the beautiful Chicago summers!