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 LINDSAY LAAKSO - Assistant Volleyball Coach
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Lindsay Laakso Lindsay Laakso is beginning her first season as the Assistant Volleyball Coach and brings 13 seasons of experience to SJR State. Her experience includes 12 seasons coaching club volleyball in Southern California, ranging from 12U to 18U, and six seasons of boys and girls high school volleyball at all levels.

Laakso concluded her volleyball playing career at Cal State LA, where she earned accolades including OEC Co-Champions, OEC MVP Sophomore Year, CCAA 2nd Team All-Conference Junior Year. She also earned accolades in high school, which include four years as a Scholar Athlete, one year on Century League 2nd Team, two years on Century League First Team, CIF Semi-Finalist, and Century League Co-Champions.

Laakso completed a degree in communications at the University of Phoenix and is a proud supporter of her home town teams, the Anaheim Ducks and LA Angels of Anaheim. She and her five-year-old son enjoy spending time at the beach, parks, or playing tennis. When she is not in the gym coaching, she tries to play volleyball and softball any chance she gets.