Played for a professional team in Montenegro for 10 years. I played for the Montenegrian National Team. I earned full ride scholarships at the Mineral Area College and Rockhurst University. I earned All Region in 2008 at Mineral Area College. I competed in NCAA division II at Rockhurst University.
My coaching experience started with coaching Rockhurst Volleyball team in Kansas City, Missouri, in the year of 2011. I have coached college athletes. During my Master studies in Finland I have worked as an head coach for Jyle volleyball team and as an assistant coach for Huki volleyball team. I worked with 10 - 20 years old.
Lead team in high level exercise, providing excellent technique in volleyball. I focused on passing, hitting, setting and serving (jump serve, ground serve, float serve), position of a hands and feet, increasing jump and speed. Starting with a warm up, running and stretching out. Then, use the ball with a partner, and warm up with a ball. Then, do the exercise with a ball, for improving the technique. Then use the passing drills, setting drills, blocking drills, serving drills. I do the demonstration of every single exercise, myself. During the each drill I make sure that every single participant perform the exercise correctly with a good positions of feet and hands.
I also worked as an assistant coach for Junior volleyball team in Jyvaskyla, Finland
During my Masters studies I was assisting in team called Huki, in Jyvaskyla, Finland
After Mineral Area College, I transferred to Rockhurst University, receiving full ride scholarship.
After I finished High School I received full ride scholarship at Mineral Area College, receiving All region honor in 2008
Pure interest toward the volleyball have started from very early age. Since 2 of my cousin were such a famous volleyball players , played for a National Team of Yugoslavia I decided to start playing this interesting and full of thinking game . I absolutely fall in love with the game and constant practice, hard work , listening to my coaches lead me to reach the first team in AOK Rudar. In the AOK Rudar , me and my teamate were very successful, winning, Pioneer, Junior and Senior Championship in Montenegro.
International tutor for University of Jyvaskyla international students
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