Swiss Men's Volleyball, 2011

This is a long story (hopefully you will find it interesting) to deliver a short and very important coaching message. Since I retired in 2002 as the head coach for the BYU men’s NCAA volleyball team I have been fortunate to find several other...


Arizona Success Story

I received this email from Sheri Bain, head coach of Northland Preparatory Academy in Flagstaff Arizona.  Sheri and her staff host our high school volleyball camps up in Flagstaff.  Their coaching staff also attended our clinic at Arizona State...


8th Grade Success!

Coaching 8th Graders We receive a lot of questions from coaches who work with Junior High athletes (or younger). Often times coaches wonder if the way they coach should change based on age and gender. Clearly different age groups and genders require...


Congratulations to Giovanna Melo and the Western Nebraska CC Women's Volleyball Team

GMS would like to say congratulations to Western Nebraska Community College head coach Giovanna Melo for winning the 2010 NJCAA National Championship. Giovanna has been a close friend to GMS for many years, and we are thrilled to see her accomplish...


Rob Browning coaches USA Juniors to Gold

GMS's (and St. Mary's) Rob Browning was the head coach for the USA Women's Junior National team that took the gold medal in a recent tournament in Mexico earlier this summer. More details are on the USA Volleyball website.


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


Crook County Cowgirls

For five years we have been lucky to have Rosie (and Jerry) Honl attend coaching clinics with us in both Washington and Malibu. She has done a wonderful job with her teams, but this year was a special year for her, her players, and the school. She...


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...