FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

July 29, 2005

 

Holly Hummel Joins Rhode Island College Women’s Volleyball Staff

 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College has named Holly Hummel as an assistant women’s volleyball coach. Hummel will assist Head Coach Craig Letourneau with all phases of the RIC women’s volleyball program including recruiting, scouting, administering practices and match coaching.

 

Hummel says, “I look forward to joining the women’s volleyball program at Rhode Island College and coaching with Craig Letourneau. I hope to help build a strong team for the upcoming season and add to the success of the program.”

 

She was previously an assistant coach with the Coventry High School women’s volleyball team from 2000-05.

 

Hummel is a 1999 graduate of Toll Gate High School in Warwick, Rhode Island where she was a four-year letterwinner in volleyball. As an outside hitter, she was named the Top Player in Rhode Island during her senior year. Hummel was also named First Team All-State, All-City, All-Division and to the Rhode Island All-Tournament Team that same campaign.

 

She earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education and health from the University of Rhode Island in 2004. In addition to her coaching duties, Hummel is a physical education/health teacher in Narragansett, Rhode Island.

 

She is currently engaged and resides in Warwick, Rhode Island.

 

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