Cloud Peak Traveling & Crossroads Coach
Tongue River High School Head Coach
6 Years Coaching Experience
HOME LIFE: Janelle grew up in Hereford, Colorado and was a multi-sport athlete. Janelle enjoys fishing, reading, crocheting, and spending time with her husband, Matthew, and their daughter Aspen and son Slade.
EDUCATION: Janelle earned her Bachelors of Science Degree in Mathematics Education while attending Adams State University.
VOLLEYBALL CAREER: Janelle began playing volleyball at a young age, and hasn’t looked back! She fell in love with the game when she was in second grade, and it has played a critical role in her life ever since. In high school, Janelle played as an outside hitter and middle blocker. Janelle received several honors during her high school career, including 3 All-Conference awards, All-State and League MVP awards her senior year, while also leading her team to their first state appearance in school history. Additionally, Janelle was a standout basketball player, receiving 4 All-Conference awards, League MVP award, and an All-State honor her senior year. After high school, Janelle received a scholarship as an Outside Hitter at Adams State University.
COACHING CAREER: Janelle is passionate about volleyball, and loves to share her passion with those she coaches. She has coached all levels of volleyball for six years, and is currently the Head Coach at Tongue River High School.
WHY I COACH: "Volleyball gave me a passion in high school, took me to college where I met my best friend, and has given me many career opportunities!"
FAVORITE QUOTE: "Weather you think you can or you can't, you are probably right." - Henry Ford