In the biggest “name” hire for a Long Beach sports team since George Allen came to Cal State Long Beach a quarter century ago, Long Beach City College confirmed Thursday that the Vikings’ new director of volleyball operations will be three-time Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor.
May-Treanor will start in the first week of July, and she will be the head coach for the women’s volleyball team as well as a newly created beach volleyball team. She will also oversee the defending state champion LBCC men’s volleyball team.
“I really like the community college level,” said May-Treanor. “I love getting the players to move on to four-year schools; it’s rewarding.”
May-Treanor’s Long Beach ties run deep. After a star turn playing for the Cal State Long Beach women’s volleyball team, she [Read the rest here]