Rochester, MN - RCTC Women's Volleyball Coach Amber Zitzow has been named a finalist for Coach of the Year at the 14th Annual Rochester Sports Banquet. The banquet, which will be held at the Rochester Events Center on January 21st, recognizes the best of local athletes and coaches.
Coach Zitzow's 2018 Yellowjacket volleyball team finished with a 25-9 record and a 3rd place finish in the NJCAA National Championships. Along the way the Jackets picked up MCAC Southern Division and Region XIIIA titles. Zitzow was named Region XIIA Coach of the Year.
Zitzow's 2018 team featured First Team All-American, Region XIIIA Player of the Year, and MCAC Southern Division Player of the Year Carrie Rutledge; All Region XIIIA and MCAC Sothern Division First Teamer Brekkin McCready; and Honorable Mention MCAC players Mariah Steinbach and Katlyn Bade.
Coach Zitzow is in her 7th year at RCTC and holds a 156-67 overall record and a 2015 National Championship.
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