Camp Staff

The Saint Louis Volleyball Camps coaching staff is comprised primarily of the Saint Louis University Volleyball coaching staff and current Billiken volleyball players.  Former players, as well as players from other colleges and other college, club, and high school coaches may also serve on the camp staff.


vb2  Kent Miller

 
Coach Miller enters his 4th season as Head Coach of Saint Louis University in 2014.  

 

 Prior to SLU, Miller spent 2 seasons with the Fighting Illini, posting a 51-15  record and reaching 2 consecutive NCAA Tournament Sweet 16s. He was the team's recruiting coordinator and helped Illinois sign two recruiting classes ranked in the top 10. Miller played a significant role in the Illini reaching a No. 3 national ranking, and he coached four AVCA All-Americans, one Academic All-American and six All-Big Ten selections during his tenure.

 

Miller has compiled over 2 decades of coaching experience, including 12 as head coach at Toledo, and 10 years of work with the USA Women's National Team. With the USA Women's Olympic Team, he was an assistant on the 1992 Barcelona Olympic team that won the bronze medal, and the 1995 World Grand Prix squad that won the gold medal. Miller also served on the 1990 World Championship team that earned bronze.

 

Prior to his Olympic tenure, Miller served 4 years as an assistant for the Oregon State women's team and helped the team reach the NCAA Tournament, and he worked one season as an assistant coach at the University of Alaska-Anchorage. He also was head coach of the San Diego Spikers, winning NVA league titles in 1994 and 1995.



bspur  Ben Spurlock
 
Ben Spurlock begins his 4th season as an assistant coach at Saint Louis University in 2014. Previously, Spurlock spent 2 seasons as an assistant coach at Northwood University in Midland, Mich. He served as recruiting coordinator and supervised the program's academic progress. Spurlock has also served as an assistant coach for the Eden Volleyball Club in Eden, N.Y., and has worked camps at Ohio State, Penn State and Michigan.

 

 As a four-year player at Ohio State, Spurlock helped the Buckeyes reach the national semifinals in 2005, 2008 and 2009. He helped OSU claim 3 regular-season MIVA titles and 3 conference tournament championships. As a junior, Spurlock was a second-team All-Conference selection. In his final campaign, he ranked second on the team with a .429 hitting percentage and totaled 126 kills for the No. 10-ranked Buckeyes.



 

bvp  Billiken Volleyball Players
 
Various players from the current and former Saint Louis University Billiken Volleyball Team will also serve as camp coaches.