Advisory Staff

McGown to AVCA Hall of Fame

Dr. Carl McGown, co-founder of Gold Medal Squared, has been selected to the AVCA Hall of Fame in its eighth class. Local News Release AVCA Release

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GMS in Finland

Lauri Hakala was kind enough to put together some thoughts about his volleyball experiences over the past few years. His story follows. How GMS is Helping to Make Finland Great by Lauri Hakala As you know, sometimes things, that you think could never happen, happen. I will now do my best with telling a true…

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Marv in the AVCA Hall of Fame

Marv Dunphy to Hall of Fame Pepperdine men’s volleyball coach and GMS advisory staff member Marv Dunphy received another accolade to add to his lengthy list of career honors on Tuesday, as the American Volleyball Coaches Association announced that he will be inducted into its Hall of Fame later this year. Dunphy will be officially…

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Coaching Rollercoaster

The BYU Women played their first home matches this weekend (and therefore as the volunteer assistant I was able to be on the bench) and while we went 2 and 1, we lost a close 5 game match to K-State on the last night. At some point in his career, the NFL QB (and BYU…

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Canada / GMS Implementation?

GMS in Canada Tom Melton, my dad, and I just got back from Winnipeg, Canada after a three-day coaching clinic. Some impressions after the trip: – Last year when they did a camp in Canada, Mike Wall was pulled aside at customs and grilled after he told them he was coaching volleyball. I got the…

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