Coaching Staff

Alicia Rasche

Co-Director/Head Coach
National/Regional Coach

Age Group: U14

Alicia started with Metro Volleyball Club in 2010. She is also the freshman team coach for FJ Reitz High School. She has coached various ages for St. John's the Baptist Catholic School for the past four years. She also brings over 20 years of playing experience which is a tribute to her love of the game.


Deb Schorr

Metro VBC Assistant Head Coach
National/Regional Coach

Age Group: U13

Deb has coached U12-14 age teams for Metro Volleyball club since 2009. She has coach all levels and abilities of teams. She was the director of the North Posey Youth Volleyball league, serving players from North Posey, Mt. Vernon and New Harmony since 2005. She coached various 5th and 6th grade teams also. She loves to teach girls all the basic fundamentals but more importantly she loves to teach young players how exciting and competitive this game can be.


Thad Britton

Recruiting Coordinator
National/Regional Coach

Age Group: U17

Thad has 12 years of coaching experience between High School & Club. He is an assistant coach for Lawrenceville High School, part of the tryout and summer camp staff for USA Volleyball High Performance, and a veteren coach for Metro Volleyball Club. He has coaching certifications for USA Volleyball Coaching Accreditation Program (CAP) Level II, (CAP) Level III (in progress) and pending completion of Outreach Project USA Volleyball Beach IMPACT Certification. Thad is also certified in NFHS Certified Interscholastic Coach (Volleyball) and Gold Medal Squared Coaching Foundations. Along with his coaching experience he also played 15+ years which includes Navy All-West Pac Team (1989-1992) and Misawa Air Base Team (1988-1992)


Ashton Macaulay

National/Regional Coach
Age Group: U16

Ashton has been with Metro Volleyball Club since 2010 and has coached, in some capacity, at every age group. He played throughout high school and continued at King's College in Halifax, Nova Scotia as a setter. Ashton has assisted in running clinics and camps for schools around the area. He is dedicated to helping players reach their potential through hard work, structure, and passion for the sport.


Natalie Macaulay

National/Regional Coach
Age Group: U15

Natalie has been coaching at Boonville High School since 2017 as the Varsity Head Coach. She has been with Metro Volleyball Club since 2011 and has coached at the U14 and U17 levels. She also coached North Posey's 8th grade team for two years. Natalie played throughout high school, in an array of positions, and focused more as a defensive specialist while playing at Rend Lake and University of Missouri-Saint Louis (UMSL) in college. She is incredibly passionate about the sport and loves to pass on knowledge that she's gained through her years of playing.


Megan Tallman

National/Regional Coach
Age Group: U16

Megan graduated from Indiana University in 2017 where she was a starting setter for 4 years. In that time she earned the All Time Assist Record, Leadership Award, Players Inspiration Award, and was named Captain of her senior season. She has had the opportunity to play with elite players and learn from excellent coaches and will bring great experience to the club. She is looking forward to making an impact in our players lives!


Nikki Darrett

Regional Coach
Age Group: U15

Nikki Darrett of Evansville, IN joined Metro Volleyball in the spring of 2016. She is also Bosse High School's Varsity coach. She earned a bachelor's degree in Business and Non-Profit Management from Earlham University. She was a member of the women's volleyball, basketball and track teams during her time at Earlham. In addition to her coaching duties, Darrett is a 6th Grade Math and Science teacher.


Tyler Schultheis

National/Regional Coach
Age Group: U18

Tyler has been the Varsity coach of the FJ Reitz High School volleyball team 2015 and coached JV 2012-2014. He has been a club coach for Metro Volleyball club since 2012 and has experience with various age groups from U14 through U17. Coached for the top ranked Barr-Reeve High School volleyball team for 1 year and manager for 4 years with scouting responsibilities.


Katie Johnson

National/Regional Coach
Age Group: U12

Katie started with Metro Volleyball Club in 2016. She has also been the varsity head coach at Tecumseh High School for 12 years. She coaches because of her passion for the game and is excited to share that with her players.


Melanie Rasche

Club Coach
Age Group: U13

Melanie started with Metro Volleyball Club in 2017. She played a year at Jacksonville State University (2006) as a setter and MB where they made their first Div I NCAA appearance. She then transferred to USI (2007-2009) playing a variety of positions (RH, libero and setter). She played as setter for the next 2 years. She has coached a variety of club teams and is looking forward to continuing her coaching with Metro.


Ellen Williamson

Club Coach
Age Group: U14

Ellen started with Metro Volleyball Club in 2015. She is currently a senior playing for Oakland City University as an outside hitter and opposite hitter. She attended Heritage Christian School in Indianapolis where she played middle hitter. She loves coaching and passing on knowledge that was instilled in her from other coaches.


Andy Lasher

Club Coach
Age Group: U12

Andy first joined Metro Volleyball Club in 2016. He has just finished his 4th year as the head coach for the Scott Elementary 4th and 5th grade team. He is from Evansville, Indiana and has over 20 years of playing experience. Andy began playing Club volleyball at University of Southern Indiana were he split time as an outside and middle hitter. Andy looks forward to being able to share his knowledge and passion for the game with the young players.


Kristin Schorr

Regional Coach
Age Group: U14

Kristin is a graduate of Metro Volleyball Club. She is currently playing for Oakland City University as an outside hitter. She attended North Posey High School in Posey County, Indiana where she played all around as a middle/outside hitter and backrow defense. She loves coaching and passing on knowledge that was instilled in her from other coaches.