Volleyball Operations Coordinator/Assistant Coach
Savanna Love is entering her fifth season as an assistant coach at Randolph-Macon College. R-MC Women's Volleyball is coming off of a successful 2016 campaign which saw the team go 24-8 overall and undefeated in the ODAC and included a NCAA Tournament 2nd Round appearance.
Love also aided in leading the 2015 squad to their most successful season, helping the team go 28-8, winning the ODAC Tournament, and advancing to the NCAA Quarterfinals.
Since her arrival in 2013, Love has helped lead the Yellow Jackets to some of their most successful seasons going 94-34.
Coach Love graduated from R-MC in 2010 where she played volleyball for four years and helped the Yellow Jackets accomplish their first ODAC Championship and NCAA appearance in 2009 as the starting setter. Love works with setters on the team, tactics, and runs the conditioning program.
Her eight years of coaching and mentoring high school aged athletes includes:
Graduating with a degree in English and Education, Love went on to complete her Master’s in English Literature at George Mason University. In addition to her coaching duties she is currently an adjunct instructor in R-MC’s Education Department and is in her final year pursuing her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology at VCU.
Love has a black belt in Taekwondo and loves spending time with her cats while cuddling up with a good book. She also enjoys indulging in Richmond’s great restaurant scene.
Head Men's Volleyball Coach / Women's Assistant Coach
Jared Horrigan is entering his third season on staff at Randolph-Macon as a volunteer assistant coach. Last season, Horrigan helped the Yellow Jackets claim the regular season crown and win the 2015 ODAC Tournament. The team finished the season 28-8 and made an appearance in the NCAA Quarterfinals.
Horrigan played libero at Hermitage High School in Richmond, VA as well as in college at Lynchburg’s Liberty University, where he earned a degree in Biblical Studies. Horrigan played on the Flames’s Club team for 4 years, advancing to nationals twice, and making the Second All-National Team Men’s 1AA in 2009. Horrigan has coached at the Richmond Volleyball Club for 4 years and at Godwin High School as their JV Coach for 2 years.
Coaching Philosophy: I am a coach because of my passion for the sport of volleyball. I had the fortunate opportunity to chase my love for this sport when I was younger. This is my way to give that same opportunity to the next volleyball athlete. I will mold a group of individuals to communicate, to be responsible, to hold themselves accountable, to compete at the highest level, and to strive for excellence.
Caroline Brown played for four years for Randolph-Macon and graduated in 2012. She joins the R-MC coaching staff in February ahead of the 2017 season.
Brown has been the head coach of L.C. Bird for three years. She has five years of high school coaching experience. Brown is also currently a teacher at Bird High School.
She also has been coaching travel ball for five seasons. Brown has been working for one year with the Richmond Volleyball Club 18’s National team. Brown had also worked with the 16 zonal team, the 14 zonal and with the city league.
Randolph-Macon Volleyball Team
The R-MC volleyball players will assist the coaches in facilitating each of the camps.
Many of our players coach at the juniors levels and all returning players have experience in coaching skills and team camps.