Wave Volleyball Club

2018-2019 Coaching Staff

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Coach 15 Smack: Mike Leatherland

Short Bio:
Mike Leatherland is in his third year with the Wave Volleyball program. He had coached for 6 years for NOAH including the last two years as the head varsity coach. Mike has been an instrumental part in elevating the NOAH program to success over the past several years and wishes to bring his skill-set to the Wave family. His love for the game began in high school while playing in local leagues and through college intramurals. Mike is a Christian coach whose ultimate purpose through coaching is to use volleyball as a tool in challenging players to grow in their faith.

Mike has two children and has been married for over 20 years. His daughter, Malia, is a starter at Oklahoma Baptist University for the Bison volleyball team.

Dave Schatzmann

WVC Club Director and Coach 16 Smack: Dave Schatzmann

Short Bio:
Dave Schatzmann is the father of three, and husband of Patti for over 30 years. He has coached NOAH Volleyball, serving as the head coach of the JV team for five years. His daughters, Amy and Amanda, played for NOAH Volleyball. Amy played for Palm Beach Atlantic University for 4 years and graduated in 2018. Her team lost in the championship match of the NCAA D2 elite 8, in 2015! She played club volleyball for 6 years.

It has been a vision of Dave's to offer a Christ-centered, family-friendly and affordable option of club volleyball for the NOAH Home School players, and to create a club that would be competitive in Tulsa. The dream has come true, as Wave Volleyball Club was founded in 2014!

Dave is a past volleyball official with the GCVOA in Tulsa, and officiated Tulsa area Junior High and High School matches.

Coach 13 Smack: Bethany Donegan

Short Bio:
Bethany Donegan has been the head coach for NOAH’s 14u team the past two years. She played volleyball with NOAH for 5 years and played for Wave Volleyball Club for 2 years. She is currently a student at TCC and is in the nursing program.

Coach 14 Smack: Marysia Erb

Short Bio:
Marysia is a student at TCC working on becoming a dental hygienist. She played volleyball with NOAH for 7 years and club volleyball for three years in Oklahoma. She has a love for the game of volleyball and desire to increase a players character as well as their skills.

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Coach 15 White: Madison Stengel

Short Bio:
This is Madison’s first year with Wave Volleyball Club. Madison is currently a Junior at ORU double majoring in Global and Environmental Sustainability and Secondary Education.

Madison played club volleyball for 7 years, and was first string setter for Richardson High School’s Varsity Volleyball team for two years. Madison’s senior year of high school she started her coaching career at Dallas Juniors Sportsplex and since moving to Tulsa has been coaching 6th and 7th grade at Monte Casino.

Madison is a Christian Coach and is passionate about creating an environment where young women can grow in their faith while playing volleyball.