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Silver State VBC Staff

Danny McLaughlin | 18 Danny

COLLEGE: UCSB

COACHING PHILOSOPHY: Winning=perspiration preparation. Teaching players the correct techniques will translate to success thru repetition, hard work and discipline. Players that have played for me can play anywhere because they have been prepared mentally and physically to understand the details of the game.

COACHING EXPERIENCE: Danny McLaughlin won 7 Nevada State Championship as a high school coach and was named Nevada Coach of the year 4 times; he started coaching Silver State in 1999 and was the Club Director when it was known as Capital City Volleyball Club and has helped hundreds of high school players obtain college scholarships. He is married with 2 kids: Wife Susan is a player; Daughter Shaylene; Son Shawn. Shawn is now the Recruiting Coordinator at the University of Alabama Birmingham, he has also coached at UNR, UC Davis, Denver University and the University of the Incarnate Word.

PLAYING EXPERIENCE: Competitive players since 1969 on both the beach and hard court. Played in Adult Nationals 4 years. Competed in Div I track at UCSB in high jump, long jump, triple jump and relays. Received All-League recognition and set the school high jump record.