Andy Gass

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Fun Facts
This will be Andy's 23rd year coaching, 17th year as a Club Director and 1st year with Flyers. His wife, Brandy and him created Nitro Volleyball Club in 2002. Andy has written an article “Starting a Club: The Story Behind the Creation of Nitro” that was published in Coaching Volleyball magazine in April 2007, recognizing all of the hard work it took in building Nitro Volleyball Club. Andy is currently the Head Varsity Coach at The Hockaday School of Dallas.

Andy's Coached Players Who Continued to the Next Level to the Following Schools: Air Force, Austin College, University of Alabama, University of Arkansas, University of Arkansas at Monticello, Boston College, UC Davis, Georgia State, Jacksonville State, LMU, SMU, Stanford University, University of North Texas, University of Texas Arlington, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, TCU, Transylvania, Trinity, UAB, Rochester Institute of Technology, Williams

2021 141 Head Coach & 171 Head Coach
GJNC 14 USA - Bronze Medalist
14 USA At-Large

2019 181 Head Coach & 171 Head Coach
GJNC 18 Open Qualified
4th AVC Qualifier 18 Open
2018 171 Head Coach & 141 Head Coach
GJNC 17 Open Qualified
Triple Crown – 8th
Windy City Qualifier Chicago 17 Open - Bronze Medalist
Disney Qualifier 17 Open - 4th
2017 161 Head Coach & 131 Head Coach
GJNC 16 Open - Bronze Medalist
PrepVolleyball #12 Nationally Ranked Team
Big South Qualifier 16 Open - Bronze Medalist
2016 151 Head Coach
GJNC 15 Open Qualified
Show Me Qualifier 15 Open - Bronze Medalist
2015 141 Head Coach
GJNC 14 Open Qualified
Northeast Qualifier 14 Open - Bronze Medalist

The Hockaday School Dallas - Varsity Head Coach (2016-Present)
2017, 2018, 2021 SPC North Zone Champions & 2021 SPC Conference Champions

Nitro Volleyball Club - Owner, Director, Head Coach (2003-2013)     

GJNC Qualified
Tour of Texas Qualified

Parish Episcopal School - Varsity Assistant Coach (2006-2010)    

Garland Christian Academy - Varsity Head Coach (2005)       

Dallas Juniors Volleyball Club - Head Coach (1999-2002)         

Ursuline Academy - JV Head Coach, Varsity Assistant Coach (2001-2002) 

North Texas Region Junior Board (2010-2016)

Coaching Education

Gold Medal Squared

USAV SafeSport Certified

Play Like A Champion

Positive Coaching Alliance

Cap III 




Personal Information

Married 25 years to wife Brandy and proud father of 3

Gold Medal Squared, USAV SafeSport Certified, Play Like A Champion, Positive Coaching Alliance, Cap III, CAP II, CAP I, Impact