Sarah is entering her fourth year at UNB doing an honours in Medicinal Chemistry with this also being her fourth year coaching for the Spartans. She has previously coached the U14 age level and is beginning a new chapter this year coaching U13. She has always had a strong passion for volleyball as she has always loved the sport ever since she started playing at a young age. She began playing with the Spartans club under its former name the Tommies as a setter and progressed into becoming a libero. She had to opportunity to play VNB as a libero where she learned a tremendous amount about the sport. She still plays recreationally with friends as well as coaches some of the Spartans beach volleyball programs. You’ll never see Sarah without the #3 on her back if you catch her on the court. She is looking forward to an exciting season as she coaches alongside Nikki for another year!
Nikki has always been involved with the volleyball community whether it be as a coach, player, or referee. This is Nikki’s third season coaching with the Spartans Volleyball club and she has previously coached the Junior Varsity Girls Volleyball team at Nashwaaksis Middle School. Nikki competed as a player for multiple VNB, club and school teams. She attended the 2017 Canada Games for Women’s Volleyball where she won a bronze medal and is an alumnus of the Université de Moncton Women’s Volleyball Program. In addition to coaching and playing, she is also a Level 2 volleyball referee.