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Andy Cavins
Head Coach
1st Season
   

Andy Cavins begins his first season as the head volleyball coach at Lindsey Wilson College in 2011-12.

Cavins takes over for the Blue Raiders after spending two seasons as head coach at NCAA Div. III Letourneau (Texas) University. He is a former assistant coach at the University of Georgia.

Most recently, Cavins coached at the Dallas Premier and Dallas SummitVolleyball Clubs.Cavins coached the 17 and 15 under age groups.

At Letourneau, Cavins took over for a program that had just completed a 2-28 season with no conference wins in 2008. During Cavin's tenure, the team compiled the most wins in the program's history over a two-year span.

Cavins' team amassed a 3.23 cumulative grade point average -- the highest of any sport on the Letourneau campus. His team also concluded the season with five all-conference players, including the American Southwest Conference sportsmanship award winner.

As an assistant at Georgia, Cavins was part of a staff that inherited a Bulldog team that had finished 6-25 in the season prior to their arrival. Cavins helped Georgia to a 17-13 record in his first season with the Bulldogs and had a First Team All-Southeastern Conference performer and a First Team All-SEC Freshman team selection.

Cavins' main responsibilities at Georgia included on-court development, recruiting coordinator and camp director. As a staff, Georgia was able to sign a Top-50 recruiting class that included the nation's second-ranked setter.

Cavins -- a former NCAA Division I baseball student-athlete at Baylor University -- also used his time on campus to serve as a student assistant for the Baylor volleyball team. Cavins participated as a practice player, on-court trainer and facility manager.

Including his work at the Dallas club, Cavins also has coached in the Georgia Juniors Volleyball Club -- where he was co-director and 18's Open coach. He also worked with the Dallas Juniors Volleyball Club and the Addison Boy's Volleyball Club.

Cavins also enjoys experience as a volleyball camp director at every level. He has led six different high-school camps, the Fort Worth YMCA camp, and camps at Southern Methodist University, Baylor, Georgia and Letourneau.

Cavins graduated from Baylor University in 2004 and later completed his master's degree at Georgia in 2009.
 

Collegiate Coaching Career

Baylor University: Student Assistant (2003)

University of Georgia: Assistant Coach (2007-09)

Letourneau University: Head Coach (2009-10)

Lindsey Wilson College: Head Coach (2011-12)
 

Contact Information

Office: Athletics Offices
Phone: 270-384-7327
Fax: 270-384-8078
Mail: 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY 42728
E-Mail: cavinsa@lindsey.edu
 

CAVINS' CAREER NUMBERS

Year by Year at Letourneau University

Year

Record

Pct.

Conf.

Pct.

Highlights

2009

6-22

.214

2-15

.118

Finished sixth in the American Southwest Conference East Div.

2010

13-15

.464

7-10

.412

Finished fourth in the American Southwest Conference East Div.

Totals

19-37

.339

9-25

.265

Overall

19-37

.339

9-25

.265

 
2011 Volleyball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
2Emily MeeksSOMH/OPP5-10Princeton, Ky.Caldwell Co. HS
3Kirsten KingFRDS/OH5-6Silvis, Ill.Moline HS
4Haley BarnesSOMH/OPP6-0Lexington, Ky.Paul Laurence Dunbar HS
6Angela MlachnikJRDS5-7Muskego, Wis.Muskego HS
7Audra McNabneySOOH5-9Murrietta, Calif.Vista Murrietta HS
8Sierra WilkersonFRMH/OPP6-0The Colony, TexasThe Colony HS
9Rachael AndersonSRDS5-8Lexington, Ky.Lafayette HS
10Kayla KoerberSRMH5-10Floyds Knobs, Ind.Christian Academy (Ind.) HS
11Andrea TaylorJRS5-8Louisville, Ky.Assumption HS
12Sarah AndersonFROPP6-1Carrollton, TexasHebron HS
13Ashlie HaworthJROH5-8Lanesville, Ind.Floyd Central HS
14Taylor HayneFROH5-10Terre Haute, Ind.Terre Haute South Vigo HS
15Alyssa CuthbertJRS5-10Brownstown, Mich.Schoolcraft College (Mich.)
Andy Cavins - Head Coach - 1st season
Marcy Robbins - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Emily Rigney - Assistant Coach - 1st season
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