UNLV'S Collins to Coach USA Junior National Volleyball Team|
March 31, 1998
LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- UNLV volleyball's Deitre Collins has been selected as head coach for the USA Junior National Team, which will be made up of top high school athletes who aspire to become members of the USA National Team.
The team will compete at the World Championship Qualifier in Monterey, Mexico, July 18-22 and the Pacific Rim Championships in Hawaii, at a site and date to be announced.
Collins will be assisted by Elaina Oden from Notre Dame, Jerritt Elliott from Southern California and Dave Shondell from Asics Munciana, a club team located in Muncie, Ind.
Tryouts for the squad will take place May 1-3 in Colorado Springs, Colo., and training will run from July 6-16 in Lake Placid, N.Y.