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Shakila Balkhi | 15 Blue

HOMETOWN: Simi Valley, CA

COLLEGE:Missouri Southern State University

COACHING PHILOSOPHY:

Instilling the hard work, mentality and technique associated with playing volleyball, while making the sport something to continue to enjoy playing. Making competitive, well rounded athletes that have a sense of pride in what they're doing. I have a passion for coaching and believe that athletics are an incredible foundation for anything in life. I want to help in creating the next generation of competitive, volleyball athletes. This sport has taken me through so much in my life, so to be able to share in creating lasting memories with youth just feels right. I am competitive, but also know that a love of the sport is something essential in sustaining at the next level.

COACHING EXPERIENCE:

Southwest Missouri Volleyball Club

Missouri Southern State University Volleyball Camps

Private Coaching Lessons during and since collegiate career

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

Missouri Southern State University

Moorpark College

Memorial University of Newfoundland