Miller’s DeBoer Earns Volleyball Region Coach of the Year Award


RAPID CITY, S.D. – Longtime Miller Rustler head volleyball coach Linda DeBoer earned a post season honor as the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association named DeBoer it’s Region 6 Coach of the Year winner. DeBoer led Miller to a third place finish in the recently concluded State High School Volleyball Tournaments. The other Region Coach of the Year honorees are listed.

Region 1: Chelsea Hanson Groton

Region 2: Kelly Schroeder Sioux Falls Washington

Region 3: Darci Wassenaar Sioux Falls Christian

Region 4: Mary Miller Dakota Valley

Region 5: Tami Bies MCCook Central-Montrose

Region 6: Linda DeBoer Miller

Region 7: Elizabeth Kieffer Rapid City Central

Region 8: Mandy Lemmel Faith

In additions, the Coaches Association named it’s Assistant Coach and Middle School Coach of the Year honorees. They Assistant Coach of the Year Award winners are:

Assistant Class B COY: Vanessa Bowman Faulkton

Assistant Class A COY: Lonnie Bermel Dakota Valley

Assistant Class AA COY: Garrett Priest Watertown

And the Middle School Coach of the Year honoree is:

MS Coach of theYear: Elissa Reppe Northwestern