"Grit is the drive, the stamina, the fortitude to push through any obstacle until victory is achieved."




Keira Alden

Grace Anglim

Grace Boothby

Lily Comma

Savannah Crum

Lola Ewing

Irene London

Jaqueline Mattox

Lucy Melanephy

Gracy Nagy

Hollie Pardini

Roxy Pectol

Stella Schwappach

Ava Staub

Lauren Wolff

Rylie Carvajal - Team Manager

JV 2021

Ava Acuna

Jordan Beardslee

Kate Bruhn

Luna Castro Mojica

Lily Gemma

Emma Hale

Annabelle Locati

Lily Pardini

Alli Michelucci

Jessica Reyes

Sloane Shoop

Ruby Silva

Maya Walter

Molly Williams

FROSH 2021

Maya Andrade Palmer

Allie Antoun

Kaylee Caselli

Kate Doherty

Chloe Donahey

Daphne Garcia

Amelia Gorham

Jacklyn Hakeem

Sandy Maldonado

Maya Maloney

Piper Martin

Mira Middelton

Sophia Mulford

Jillian Oatman

Itzel Ruiz

" It doesn't matter where you coach; it matters why you coach."

PHS Volleyball Coaching Staff

Meet Coach Amy

This is Amy's third year as the dedicated leader of Petaluma's volleyball program. Amy comes with a breadth of knowledge having coached youth athletics for the past 15 years. She is dedicated to creating a strong program and culture, with the objective of raising her athletes to the next level in volleyball and in life. This past year, she continued to expand her knowledge of the game coaching in the club arena for Absolute Volleyball Club.

Meet Coach Chrissy

Coach Chrissy has shaped the foundation of Petaluma's volleyball program as the freshman coach for the past three years. Chrissy has tremendous experience coaching at this level. She loves the freshman team where she can teach strong fundamentals of the game and a great foundation of culture and work ethic moving into the higher level of play. Chrissy is Amy's right hand and is consistently working to better the program for the long-term.

And introducing the newest members of our coaching crew...

Beth Schiable

Beth Schiable, Assistant Varsity Coach. Beth worked with PHS in 2021 on the JV team, and will assist on Varsity this year. She will be an invaluable addition to our coaching crew. Beth is insightful, and brings a wealth of knowledge along with a positive attitude and coaching style. Beth played four years at James Wood High School at setter and right side. All State 2002. She played right side and middle hitter for four years at Shepherd University, Division 2. As a coach, Beth has broad experience. She coached for two years JV & Varsity: Asheville Trailblazers (part of the NCHEAC). During that time, her Varsity team won the state championship and were 4th at their national tourney.

Tessa Lea'ea

Tessa Lea'ea, JV Coach. This will be Tessa's first year with us, and she will be a tremendous asset to our program, bringing with her an extensive resume in both playing and coaching. At 6'3", she brings a calm, graceful approach to coaching, while holding players to a high level of play and personal responsibility. Tessa has over 12 years of experience in volleyball. She was an all conference middle hitter at University of Nevada, Reno. She has played on the international professional level in Bar, Montenegro, as well as Alcobendas, Spain. Tessa has coached for division 1 and division 2 schools at University of Arkansas, University of Pacific, and Dominican University. Tessa's Masters Degree in Coaching and Physical Education will be put to good use as our new JV coach!

Vanna Marquez

Vanna Marquez, Assistant Coach all teams. Vanna currently plays for Dominican University, and will be an incredible addition to our coaching staff. She has a wonderful energy, and knows how to bring players to the next level. Vanna has 11 years of volleyball experience. She was a four year varsity player at Merrill West High School. She coached two years of boys' volleyball at West, leading them to a conference championship. She is also a current coach at Absolute Volleyball Club.

Mission of Petaluma High School Volleyball:

To build a competitive program whose focus is on the fundamentals of the sport, creating a positive culture, and instilling a winning spirit both in volleyball and in life.


Petaluma High School Volleyball is highly focused on its culture. Its culture is built on creating a positive environment that allows players to grow as individuals, teammates and as competitive volleyball players. Its focus is on the TEAM as a unit and supersedes the needs of one toward the growth of all. No player takes precedence over the other, and ALL players serve an important role in our program.



201 Fair St Petaluma, CA 94952

"Strength doesn't come from what you can do; it comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn't."