|Title:||Volunteer Assistant Coach|
Maddie Kunkel joins the Transylvania volleyball program for her first season as a Volunteer Assistant Coach for the 2019 season.
Kunkel comes to Transylvania after recently completing a successful collegiate playing career at nearby NAIA Georgetown College in Georgetown, Kentucky, where she was part of a team which advanced to the national tournament in each year she played and included a trip to the Elite 8 round.
Since graduating from Georgetown, Kunkel has continued to develop her all-around coaching credentials. She has served as a volleyball coach for the Kentucky Ohana Volleyball Academy (KOVA) since December 2017.
Prior to arriving at Transy, Kunkel worked as the junior varsity head volleyball coach at Woodford County High School for the preceding year and a half. Her first coaching role following her playing days came as a freshman volleyball coach at her alma mater of Turpin High School in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Kunkel graduated from Georgetown in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Psychology.