Dixie played collegiately at Central Wyoming College where she was a team captain and led her team in kills and blocks. Her sophomore year, she recorded a triple-double against Western Wyoming College. Dixie has been coaching different levels of volleyball for over 10 years. Dixie oversees all club operations and organizes and runs camps, clinics, and other events throughout the year. She works with other club directors in Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, and Nevada and hosts club invitationals throughout the season at the PEAK Performance Center. She can't get enough volleyball and loves working with the youth. Dixie is a member of the Utah Power League Board and co-founder of the Utah Girl's Volleyball Association.
Girl's & Boy's Club Director, Director of Programs
Denae started her collegiate volleyball career at Utah State University. That year she was able to make an immediate difference in the program, being honored as the Big West Freshman of the Year, 1st team all Big West, and was recognized as a member of Volleyball Magazines 6 person All-Freshman Team. During the next three years, she made 1st team all Big West again as a junior and senior and led the Aggies to the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history. Denae began coaching for Mountain West as a junior in college and will be starting her 13th year as a club director.
Jodi went to Delta High School where she played volleyball, basketball and track. Her team took state in both volleyball and track her senior year. After graduating, Jodi played volleyball at Dixie College. She has coached at the high school or youth level for 11 years. She is a mother of three amazing girls & loves watching them in their many different activities!
Tom played right side and middle for the Utah State University men's volleyball club team from 2012-2013. He enjoys playing outdoor volleyball and participates in tournaments regularly. Although he was introduced to volleyball later in his life he loves playing and watching the sport. Thomas graduated from Utah State with a Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering. During his day job, he works as a design engineer for Orbital ATK.
Grayson has coached at the collegiate level for the past 18 seasons, beginning his career at USU as an assistant coach. Now the head coach for the USU Women's Volleyball Team, Grayson is excited to coach at Mountain Peak. Grayson provides coaches clinics for our coaches as well as one-on-one mentoring. Grayson is excited to help the girls in and around Cache Valley love the sport of volleyball and receive elite training..
Coaching & Keys
A 2001 inductee into the CSU Athletic Hall of Fame, Angie still holds numerous all-time CSU records. She has the most single-season kills, attacks and attacks per game, and the highest hitting percentage in Rams annals. In addition, she holds the record for most career kills with 1,856. She was named a second-team All-American following her senior season in 1987. Angie has coached club/high school ball for 7 years and is currently an assistant coach at Green Canyon High School in North Logan.
Malayna has lived in Cache Valley for most of her life. She attended Mountain Crest High School and was part of the school’s first state championship (volleyball!). After high school she played at Eastern Arizona, and then finished her education at USU earning a bachelors degree in secondary education. She has been involved with coaching, officiating, directing club, or playing volleyball for over 30 years, most recently coaching at Green Canyon.
Athlete Mindset Development
Amy Crosbie grew up in Visalia, California and played volleyball at Utah State from 1997-2000. Amy started all 4 years as an outside hitter and was instrumental in the Aggies first ever NCAA Tournament appearance her senior year. After graduating, Amy spent two years as an assistant volleyball coach for the Aggies before becoming an Academic Advisor at Utah State for the next 7 years. In 2010, Amy was named as an Associate Athletic Director and Senior Woman Administrator at Weber State University.
Erin grew up in Cache Valley where she started her volleyball career at Mountain Crest High School. She played one year at Salt Lake Community College where she earned 2nd team All-American honors. She then transferred to Utah State for three years where she earned All-Region honors, and All-American honors her senior year. She has an intense love for volleyball. She coached club for three years and has been playing ever since she graduated. Erin loves working with the youth and helping them develop and improve.
Deana played volleyball, basketball, softball, and track in high school and had college offers for three different sports. She chose to play collegiate volleyball and went on to play at Eastern Arizona College where she earned All-Conference honors. She is currently a mother of three very busy kids! Deana loves to be with her family and watch their games. She has club coaching experience and is very active in the volleyball community.
Steen graduated from Utah State in Poly Sci Pre Law. He played for the USU Men's Volleyball team and was head coach for one year after graduation. He has also coached for Southside Volleyball in Salem, OR; Dynasty Volleyball Club in Kansas City, KS; and created Espirit Volleyball in Kansas City, KS so his daughter and him could have Sundays off for the season. He has five children and currently lives in Ft Lauderdale, FL. He has worked for Nike for 10 years and is currently the Southeast Territory Vice President of Nike Retail. He loves sailing and volleyball, of course.