Luke Wood Maloney

Luke Wood Maloney - Men's Volleyball - Ohio State Buckeyes

position Assistant Coach

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• Promoted to assistant coach in June 2019 after serving as the program’s volunteer coach during the ’19 season

• Owns nearly a decade of collegiate coaching experience, spending stints with the Stephen F. Austin University (2013-14) and Oregon State University (2011-12) women’s teams before moving to Columbus in 2015

• Served as Ohio State women’s volleyball director of operations for the 2015 NCAA ‘Sweet 16’ season

• Assistant director, gym manager and ’14 Black’ head coach at the Elite Volleyball Training Center from May 2016-June 2019

• Assisted the SFAU Ladyjacks in a 24-win campaign which included the 2014 Southland Conference regular season championships thanks to a 16-0 league mark with 13 sweeps

• Prior to arrival in Corvallis, coached for NEVILLIZMS – a private company specializing in individualized volleyball training and founded by former U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Bill Neville

• The Richmond, Va., native played four seasons (2007-10) at George Mason University, starting as both an outside hitter and libero during his time as a Patriot

• Two-year team captain (2009-10) and 2008 EIVA All-East Second Team selection

• Graduated with an English degree and earned Dean’s List honors