Club directors


Executive Director

The 2020-2021 season will be Joe's 15th year of coaching club volleyball and his 13th year with Gainesville Juniors. Joe has led 12 teams to USAV Nationals earning three top ten finishes in 12U Club, 13U Club and 14U National. Joe’s teams won the Big South National Qualifier in 2006, 2007 and 2019. Joe is CAP 1 certified and was named the 2007 Gainesville Sun Coach of the Year for 1A through 3A classifications. His 2014 10U Elite team finished 3rd in the country at the AAU National Championships. While his 2017 12U Elite team won the American division of the USAV Junior National Championships. This is Joe's third year as Executive Director of Gainesville Juniors.



The 2020-2021 season will be Eric's 5th year as the Assistant Director of Gainesville Juniors and his 10th year with Gainesville Juniors. Eric is also the head coach for Sante Fe High School. Eric, who also served in the Marine Corps, has over 25 years volleyball experience including four years of competitive beach volleyball. This is Eric's ninth season coaching with Gainesville Juniors. He has qualified nine teams for the USAV Nationals. Eric's 11U Elite team became Gainesville's first ever USAV National Championship team, winning the 12U American division in 2015.  His 2014 13U Elite team finished 3rd in the country at the USAV National Championships. He was the head coach for the 13 Elite, 14 Elite, 15 Elite and 16 National teams who won AAU National Championships in the Premier division.