Orange County Volleyball Club 2018-2019 Coaching Staff
18's Head Coach - Pat Eaton
Current leader and Head Coach for our 14-1s and Tesoro High School Volleyball Coach - Girls' Assistant and Boys' Head Coach
2015: 14 Open GOLD Medal, Columbus, OH
2013-present: Balboa Bay Volleyball Club 14-Under Head Coach
2010-present: Tesoro High School, Head Boys' Coach and Assistant Girls' Coach
2006-2012: Orange Coast Volleyball Club 14-Under Head Coach
2005-2009: Santa Margarita High School
Assistant Boys' and Girls' Coach
2008: CIF Girls' Title
Pat's Playing Career
2005-2006: Irvine Valley College, Men's Volleyball
2005: All Conference Honors
2000-2004: Santa Margarita High School
2003-2004: All League Honors
2004: All CIF Honors
2002: U16 Gold Medal Boys Junior Nationals
1998-2004: Balboa Bay Volleyball Club
14's Head Coach - Trent Jackson
Trent Jackson has been coaching for 30 years at Orange County Volleyball Club and Balboa Bay Volleyball Club. He was the Canyon High School Volleyball head coach for 6 years and Edison High School Volleyball head coach for 15 years. He was the assistant coach for the Humboldt State Women's Volleyball program, and the head coach for it's Men's program.
His Assistant this year, Tristen Thompson played for OCVBC for 7 years and played at Newport Harbor. She played Junior College volleyball at Santa Barbara JC, and finished her career at Chico State. She has coached a 12's club team up in Chico, and this is her first season at OCVBC.
15's & 12's Head Coach - Matt Skolnik
Matt Skolnik has coached at Orange County Volleyball Club since 2004. He has accomplished two GOLD medals at the Junior Olympics and numerous other high finishes at the JO's and Volleyball Festival. He has coached all age groups and is currently head coaching the 12 Blue and 15 Blue.
Matt has also been with Balboa Bay Volleyball Club for over 16 years, contributing as both an Assistant and Head Coach.
Additionally, Matt has coached at Edison High School in the girls program since 2002, and assumed the head coaching position in 2012. He won a League Championship and State Championship in 2016 and was named Coach of the year in both the Daily Pilot and OC register. Furthermore, Matt coached the boys program at Edison from 2015-2018.
Prior to coaching at Edison, Matt coached at Orange Coast College as an assistant coach from 2007-2014.
Current Assistant Coach of our 15-1s, Head Girls/Boys Coach at Edison High School,
Head Coach at Orange County VBC
2018: 16's Open GOLD Medal, Detroit MI
2017: 16 Open GOLD Medal, Columbus, OH
2016: Edison High School Girls CIF Championship
2015-Present Edison High School Boys (Head Coach since 2016)
2016: OC Register Coach of the Year
2004-Present: Orange County Volleyball Club
2002-Present: Edison High School Girls (Head Coach since 2014)
2002-Present: Balboa Bay Volleyball Club
Matt's Playing Career
2004-06: Played at Hope International
2003-04: Played at OCC
Age Group Head Coaches
OCVBC 12’s - Matt Skolnik (949) 233-6823 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
OCVBC 13’s - Setiam Allah (949) 400-1312 (email@example.com)
OCVBC 14’s - Trent Jackson (949) 307-7913 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
OCVBC 15’s – Matt Skolnik (email@example.com)
OCVBC 16’s – Eli Perez (949) 315-1539 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
OCVBC 18’s - Pat Eaton (949) 939-1922 (email@example.com )
Additional Coaching Staff
OCVBC 14’s White - Steve Astor (Head Coach) Head Coach at Corona Del Mar High School - Hannah Reid (Assistant) Played at Huntington Beach High School, competed on the Sand Team at Orange Coast College. She is the Varsity assistant at CDM and this is her 2nd year coaching at OCVBC.
OCVBC 14's Red - Kristen Markowitz (Head Coach) This is her 6th season at OCVBC, coaching ages 14's through 16's. She played at Vanguard University and graduated in 2012 with a degree in communications. She played at Westview High School and Epic Volleyball Club in San Diego, and won CIF her Jr and Sr years.
Division I State Champions & County Register Coach of the year 2016
Edision High School wins the Division 1 State Championship on Friday December 2nd at Santiago Canyon College. "Playing in their first CIF State final, the Chargers swept Menlo-Atherton of Atherton, 25-20, 25-20, 25-18" reporter DAMIAN CALHOUN wrote in his article at OCVarsity. Head Coach Matt Skolnik said "They battled all year, and culminating it with playing our best volleyball at the end of the year. I’m excited to bring home our first state championship.” Read the full article at http://www.ocvarsity.com/articles/chargers-85828-season-edison.html
Matt Skolnik named Register County Coach of the Year
Edison High School Girls Varsity Volleyball and OCVBC coach Matt Skolnik is named Register County Coach of the Year! Congratulations to all of your success this season at Edision, and good luck to your club girls this year.
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