Volleyball Lessons with Haley Risse
Haley attended Wapsie Valley High School and graduated in 2013. She started playing volleyball in 6th grade for Iowa Elite VBC out of the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area. While playing with Iowa Elite, she qualified for nationals 4 times and played as a 6 rotation outside hitter/defensive specialist as well as a libero in her later years. During her time at Wapsie Valley, she primarily played as a libero/defensive specialist.
This will be Haley’s 4th year coaching club and 6th year coaching overall. She had led teams to USA Girls Junior National Championships each year that she has been coaching club. She previously coached for her high school club team at a variety of age levels and helped out with the younger kids at Wapsie as well.
When Haley is not coaching you could find her playing in indoor and sand volleyball leagues for fun. She also teaches 1st grade at Monroe Elementary for the Des Moines Public School District.