17 u Scorch
Coach Kayla Uhlanhake
Coach Emily Hanson – Assistant Nicole Lata
Emily grew up in Johnston, Iowa where she played for her Johnston High School varsity volleyball team as a right-side hitter, competing in the Iowa Volleyball State Tournament, twice. She also played club volleyball for the Johnston Volleyball Club (JVBC) and Central Iowa Select (CIS). During her 17U club volleyball season, her team qualified for the USA Junior Volleyball Nationals in Dallas, Texas. Emily is currently pursuing her Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) degree in a graduate program at the University of Iowa and will graduate in May of 2022. During her time at the University of Iowa, she was selected to play on the University of Iowa Club Volleyball team and has been involved in a variety of intramural sports, including volleyball. She has coached her women’s and coed intramural volleyball teams to countless volleyball championships and has also been an assistant volleyball coach for the Rockets Volleyball Club in the past. When she is not coaching volleyball or learning about the ear, she loves to play sand volleyball, golf, and cheer on the Iowa Hawkeyes! She is excited to be the Head Coach for the 15U Hot Feet Fire Dragons this season!
Coach Madison Slay – Assistant Lydia Banwart
Coach Ashley Prusha – Assistant Laura
Coach Adam Cannon – Assistant Brandi Gross