WHS Coaching Staff

 

Andrea Roelen, Varsity Head Coach & Program Director

Coach Andrea “Hammer” Roelen has been with the Falcon program since 2015. She attended the University of Puget Sound where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and played collegiate volleyball, earning multiple First-Team All-American honors and was a National Championship MVP. Coach Roelen received a Master’s Degree in Genetics and Cell Biology from Washington State University and was an assistant coach for the NCAA Division 1 program for two years and the Head Coach for the men’s club volleyball program. She has coached for over 20 years including at the high school, club and college levels and still actively plays competitive volleyball.

Anna Fitzpatrick, JV Coach

Coach Anna is new to Falcon Volleyball in 2018, and brings seven years of coaching experience with her. She has played volleyball most of her life, including at the collegiate level with the University of Puget Sound where she graduated with a Bachelors degree in Sociology and a Psychology minor. Most of her playing career has been as an outside hitter, though she has experience as middle blocker and defensive specialist too. Coach Anna is passionate about the benefits of girls’ involvement in athletics, and strives to help each player find confidence, competitiveness, and a love for the sport.

Maren Duimstra, C-Team Coach

Maren joined WHS Volleyball in 2017. Originally from South Dakota, she transplanted to the Seattle area in 2014. Ever since she was a kid, she has loved the game of volleyball and has always played libero, both during her high school career and following. She is a physical therapist at MTI Physical Therapy and has a passion for health, fitness, exercise and volleyball.

Lindsay Doughty, Varsity Assistant

Lindsay joined WHS Volleyball In 2017.  Originally from Canada, Lindsay played collegiate volleyball at McNeese State University in Louisiana as an outside/middle hitter and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education.  She received her Master’s Degree in Education from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.  After eleven years teaching in California, Lindsay moved to Seattle and is in her second year teaching mathematics at Woodinville High School.  She has a passion for sports and still regularly plays competitive softball and volleyball.

Jeff Mahler, Varsity Assistant

Coach Jeff recently moved from Montana and is excited to join our Falcon Volleyball Family.  Jeff brings over 14 years of coaching experience to our program.  He was the head coach at Florence Carlton High School in Montana from 2010 to 2014  where he took his team to the state tournament each year.  He was the director and a coach for Fury Volleyball Club from 2011 to 2014 and was a head and assistant coach at Montana Volleyball Academy from 2015 to 2018 where several of his club teams finished in the top three in the region.  Jeff is a superintendent for a construction company and has served as a volunteer firefighter for the past 20 years.

Piper Roelen, JV Assistant

Piper has been a volunteer coach with the WHS Falcon Volleyball program since 2017. He has also served as a varsity assistant and JV volleyball coach from 1997 to 1999 at Skyview High School in Thornton Colorado, and as a youth soccer and basketball coach in Woodinville for the past 7 years.  Piper played middle blocker for the Washington State University men’s volleyball team from 2000 to 2002 while earning his Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering.