Alesya Shawgo | 12s Gold Assistant Coach​

Entering 2nd season coaching club at Excel


Coach at Thomas Jefferson Middle School

Positions played: Setter


7 years’ experience coaching volleyball in Odessa, Ukraine (8-14 years old)


6 years’ experience coaching in Vancouver, WA at Thomas Jefferson Middle School (8th Grade), Slavic Academy, NW Volleyball Academy(1 year)


Played on Volleyball Academy Club in Odessa, Ukraine, University of Odessa & Semi – Professional for 2 years


Volleyball Achievement Highlights: Championship of Odessa – 1987, 1989; 2nd place at Ukrainian Championship, 1988, 4th -  1999 A

Education: Physical Education Degree
P.E. teacher, volleyball coach, referee, sports instructor


I am looking forward to share my international volleyball experience with Excel, where I can help develop strong team spirit and support the growth of the program.  I enjoy traveling, spending time with family and friends, reading books and, of course- play volleyball. ​

12s Coaches

Haliana Naipo | 12s Rox Assistant Coach​

Entering 1st season coaching club at Excel

2 Years Experience Coaching Volleyball

Positions played: Setter/RS

Denise Riggins | 12 Rox Head Coach​


Giff Hancock | 12s Rox Assistant Coach​



Brynn Letang | 12s Gold Head Coach​

Entering 2nd season coaching club at Excel

2 Years Experience Coaching Volleyball

Alumni of: Seton Catholic (2013); University of Great Falls (2017)

Positions played: Setter/DS

Coaching Highlights:
2018: 14 Rox #1 in CEVA; Regional Champions; Emerald City Classic Champions; Nationals Bid; Nationals Participants


Playing Highlights:

3rd in High School State

Setting and playing for Coach Kila at UGF


Hobbies: Hiking