Staff

Andrew Bennett - Director and Coach

Andrew Bennett is the Director and Founder of Tamarack Beach Volleyball Club. Andrew comes to Tamarack with Beach coaching certifications from the FIVB and USA Volleyball.

A former Division I Men’s Volleyball Coach, NAIA Womens coach, Andrew also won 2nd in the State as the Beach Volleyball Head Coach at Mira Costa Community College in 2018. Andrew is also the National Juniors Coordinator for AVP America.

He brings over 10 years of beach coaching experience as well as over 23 years of playing experience both on the beach and indoor to Tamarack.

Dave Noble - Coach

Dave Noble comes to Tamarack as a parent, school teacher, and coach. Through his experiences with middle school students and athletes, Dave has noticed a lack of mental training to compliment the rigorous amounts of physical training athletes are put through.

Dave comes on board in the hopes of developing athletes to their full potential. Dave holds volleyball coaching certifications with Gold Medal Squared and USAV CAP.

Matt McDevitt - Co-Director - Coach

Matt is a volleyball coach for Tamarack as well as one of the most positive influences on the sand. Matt has been Honored as a 2018 AVCA 30 Under 30 Best Coaches in the USA and has been a Collegiate Beach Coach at Mira Costa CC and St. Katherine University. 

Matt is also a former professional bodyboarder who competed around the world.

 

Andy Fulenwider: Coach

Andy comes to Tamarack as a long time coach and beach volleyball guru. Andy has played beach volleyball for over 25 years and brings his passion for learning and teaching to the club. Andy is currently an Assistant Beach Volleyball Coach at St.Katherine University, while also coaching Pro and Semi-Pro AVP Teams. 

Andrew Dentler - Coach

Andrew (Dent) is a Current AVP/USA Beach Volleyball Professional as well as a coach. A former NCAA star indoor player at George Mason University, Dent brings a ton of technical expertise to our coaching staff.

Jason Maher - Fitness Coach

Jason is a leader in the fitness industry, educating elite athletes in fitness for years. Certified by NSCA and CSCS, Jason helps our athletes build strength, agility and confidence on the sand.

Lauren Deturk - Coach

Lauren is an AVP pro beach player and the Head coach for St. Katherine’s University’s Beach Volleyball Program. Coming from UMASS Lowell and Northeastern as a division 1 coach, Lauren has years of experience coaching and playing beach volleyball.

Ryan McDevitt - Coach

Ryan is a lifelong beach volleyball player, and brings 3 years of beach volleyball coaching and amazing positivity to the Tamarack Staff.

Ryan is Currently the Head Beach Coach for both the Girls and the Boys Beach Volleyball Teams at Sage Creek High School.

Andrew Richardson - Coach