Coaches


Chicho

Chicho Pelaez


Chicho has been coaching since he was 15 years old.  Before he moved to the United States almost a quarter of a century ago, Pelaez was the coach of the Dominican Republic’s national women’s team.

Since moving to Utah, Pelaez has coached at Davis High School and Rocky Mountain Junior High.

Melissa

Melissa Pelaez Criswell


Melissa Criswell, (16’s Coach):  Melissa has been playing volleyball for the past 18 years throughout Jr High, High school, and College.  She has coached volleyball for the past 8 years both as a club coach and as the Sophomore coach at Roy High School.

For team specific questions (ie: late, absent, practice questions, playing concerns) please contact Melissa at (801) 388-1601 (text ok)

Brooke & London


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Brooke Ellis (12’s Head Coach) & London Smith (Assistant 12’s Team Coach):  Brooke and London have been playing volleyball for the past 8 years.  They played volleyball throughout their Jr High and High School years as well as club volleyball.  They have been coached by Chicho for the entirety of their club volleyball careers and are excited to be able to help their team learn as they did at Utah Bounce.

For team specific questions (ie: late, absent, practice questions, playing concerns) please contact Brooke at (801) 458-6947 or London at (801) 624-0960 (text ok)

Jolana


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Jolana Johnson (15’s Coach):  Jolana has been playing volleyball for the past 18 years.  She has played in school as well as continues to play on various local volleyball leagues.  She excels at motivating her team as well as teaching them fundamentals of volleyball.  She has coached volleyball for 4 years and is excited to be a part of the Utah Bounce club.

For team specific questions (ie: late, absent, practice questions, playing concerns) please contact Jolana at (385) 209-8855 (text ok)