Volleyball - Staff
Title: Head Volleyball Coach
Diana Gaddis will begin her second season at Highland Community College as head volleyball coach. The Scotties placed runner-up last year in the district finals, leaving them with a 23-11 mark to end the season. They were ranked in the top 20 thourghout the 2011 season. The Scotties received academic honors from the NJCAA and AVCA for their excellence in the classroom for the 2011-2012 school year. .
Gaddis, joined HCC following a very successful playing career and coaching experience at the collegiate and prep levels. Coach Gaddis spent two seasons as an assistant at Missouri Western State University just across the river in St. Joseph, MO and a year at Central High School also in St. Joseph.
Diana was a four year starter at Morehead State University in Morehead, KY where she was named to several All-Tournament teams and the OVC Touranment team as a freshman. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Public Relations and Masters of Business Administration degree from MSU. Diana is a Jeffersonville, IN native and is married to Andrew Gaddis of King City, MO. Andrew, Diana, and their young son James reside in Hiawatha,KS.
Title: Assistant Volleyball Coach
Alex Petock will begin her first season at Highland Community College as assistant volleyball coach.
She comes from the University of South Carolina Aiken, where she was a setter for the Pacers for her four years. She also played at a very high club level at Metro American Volleyball Club located in Washington DC. Petock earned her bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Sports Science from USCA. She is a Woodbridge, VA native and is the daughter of Mike and Karen Petock and the sister of Justin Petock.