Joe has been with the Royal Legends family since 2012. He has coached players from ages 14-18. He is also an assistant coach at Villa Maria Academy. Joe picked up a volleyball for the firs time during his sophomore year at Berks Catholic High School (formerly known as Holy Name). He held the position of a back row defensive player and setter/right side attacker and continued his volleyball career as a defensive specialist at Penn State University Berks Campus. He is currently active with both indoor and outdoor tournaments year-round.
Joe enjoys coaching and seeing each player’s progress and skill development, both as an individual and as a team.
Positions played: Libero, setter, Right Side and Outside Attacker Specialties: defensive, agility & vertical training
assistant coach- Steve Nguyen
Steve joins Royal Legends with a tremendous amount of experience as a coach and player. Steve was the starting libero for Braves from 2006-2009. During that time, he was recognized as one of the top liberos around the south jersey area. Steve then went on to play at Stevenson University for three years and still holds the records for most digs in season and is also ranked top 10 for career digs. Steve served as an assistant coach for Williamstown HS from 2010-2013. He was also and assistant coach for Stevenson University from 2013-2015. Prior to joining Royal Legends, Steve spent time with South Jersey VBC, Core Volleyball Club, Cherry Hill VBC, and CJVA; coahing both boys and girls ages 15 to 18.