Coach Kui Fletcher
Coach Kui Fletcher is a native of Waianae, Hawaii. She has been coaching volleyball for over 20 years in Hawaii, California and Louisiana. She formerly coach at Motiv8 and Xtreme Volleyball Clubs. Coach Kui currently serves as the Athletic Development Specialist at Thibodaux Regional Health System and has been the RISE Club Director and Coach since 2021.
AWARDS & HONORS:
Coach Sandy Fussell
A native of Napoleonville, Sandy Fussell went to Assumption High School as a student, and after gaining an Education Degree at Nicholls State University, returned to her Alma Mater for one of the most prestigious volleyball coaching careers in the State of Louisiana. In her 35 years as head of the Lady Mustang’s volleyball program, her teams won 1080 matches for an amazing average of 30 wins per season.
Upon retiring from teaching and coaching in 2016, Coach Sandy Fussell continued her passion for the sport of volleyball with the Thibodaux Regional Sports Medicine Center where she does private volleyball lessons and is responsible for organizing various camps, clinics, and volleyball events at the Thibodaux Regional Wellness Center. With over 40 years of experience at the high school and club level, Coach Fussell now focuses on teaching the game of volleyball to younger players and enjoys watching their skill development from one year to the next. She is very excited to be a part of our Volley Tots program.
AWARDS & HONORS:
Coach Jaden Sanders
Coach Jaden Sanders was born in California and raised in Thibodaux, Louisiana and is a current student at Nicholls State University.
Coach Myra Berthiaume
Coach Myra Berthiaume was born in Tennessee and raised in Houma, LA. She began her volleyball career at the age of 8 and continued to play competitively throughout high school. She is currently attending Nicholls State University where she is majoring in Pre-Medicine. She is passionate in her love for volleyball and cannot wait to share her knowledge and compassion with the team.
Coach Tori Stock
Coach Tori Stock was born and raised in California and played volleyball for 11 years. She was an Outside Hitter for three colleges including the University of Arkansas at Monticello, and coached club volleyball for several teams in California. Coach Tori brings a wealth of experience and knowledge that she wants to share. She currently resides in Thibodaux with her husband and two children.
Coach Dr. Matthew Beyer
Coach Matt Beyer began coaching youth sports at the age of 17. Coach Matt received a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from the University of New Orleans, a doctor of medicine degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine specializing in Otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), and a Master of Business Administration degree from Nicholls State University. He has coached swimming, tennis, diving, and volleyball, most recently coaching volleyball at St. Francis School in Houma. Having been involved with volleyball his entire adult life as a coach, parent, and player, Coach Matt believes in providing a safe, positive environment for players to grow and reach their maximum potential. He resides in Houma with his wife and six daughters.
Coach Callie Becnel
Coach Callie Becnel was born and raised in Vacherie, Louisiana and is a 2023 graduate of E.D. White Catholic High School. She began playing volleyball at the age of 9 and continued to play through high school. She is a current student Nicholls State University where she is majoring in Pre-Dentistry and is a member of Sigma Sigma Sigma.
Coach Anna Claire Jones
Coach Anna Claire Jones was born and raised in Thibodaux, Louisiana and is a 2023 graduate of E. D. White Catholic High School. She is currently attending Nicholls State University where she is majoring in Pre-Medicine.
Coach Hannah Hawkes
Coach Hannah Hawkes was born in Louisiana and traveled frequently growing up. She played volleyball competitively for over 10 years in both Louisiana and Illinois, as well as competitive intermural volleyball in college. Coach Hannah brings experience and knowledge to her team, and strives to provide players with the best environment for growth. She currently resides in Gray with her husband.
Tayler Estrada, LAT, MAT, ATC
Tayler has been employed by Thibodaux Regional Sports Medicine since the fall of 2020. She completed her undergraduate degree in Exercise Science at the University of Kansas and completed her Master's degree in Athletic Training at the University of Arkansas. Tayler says, "I love this profession because my day is never the same! And it is so rewarding getting to help athletes of all ages get back to their sport."
As the RISE Athletic Trainer, Tayler will assist the players with the following:
Assistant Coach Kennedy Breaux
E.D.White Varsity Volleyball Team; Assisting the 12U and 14U Teams under the direction of Coach Sandy Fussell.