Coaching Staff — Girls Volleyball

Brooke (Stamper) Behnke — Head Coach
gvolleyball@covenantchristian.org

Coach Behnke is entering her third season as the head coach of the Lady Warriors in 2018, and her fifth season on the coaching staff in the program.  Behnke experienced significant success in her first two seasons as the helm, taking the Lady Warriors to the state final in 2016 and the semi-state in 2017, amassing a record of 68-8.

Brooke was a setter in the Covenant program from 2007-11, helping lead CCHS to the first sectional title in program history.  She went on to play three seasons at Franklin College, before moving on to study Occupational Therapy at at Indiana University.  Behnke was married in March, 2018.

 

Breanna McKinney — Assistant Coach

Breanna is excited to be starting her second year as an assistant coach with the volleyball program.  She is the twin sister of head varsity coach Brooke Behnke. McKinney played volleyball at Covenant, graduating in 2011. After graduation, Coach McKinney attended Indiana University for nursing and is currently a nurse at Riley Hospital for Children. Breanna and her husband, Brett McKinney, were married in June 2017.

 

Brandi (Fishburn) Schafer — JV/Assistant Coach
bfishburn@kingswayschool.org

Brandi is very excited to be starting her fourth year as a coach at Covenant.  Before graduating in 2011, she played volleyball, basketball, and track.  A Purdue University grad (2015) with a degree in Elementary Education and Spanish, now works at Kingsway Christian School as a First Grade teacher.  Brandi was formerly the Athletic Director at KCS, as well as an assistant coach on Covenant’s Girls Basketball team.

Brandi was married to Covenant alumnus Nolan Schafer in July, 2018.

Amy Atteberry — Assistant Coach
amyatteberry@covenantchristian.org

Amy has taught for 30 years after earning her BS degree in Physical Education and Health from Butler and her Masters degree from IU.  She has been at Covenant since it began and she (along with her husband) started the athletic program.  Amy has coached for over 20 years including Swimming, Track, Basketball, and Volleyball.    Her daughter Megan (2006) was a Libero and Setter for Covenant and her son, John (2009), was a part of the boys’ volleyball team when it started at Covenant.  Amy’s favorite past time is to travel to Austin, Texas and spend time with her two grandsons, Linus and Basil.

Kata Bawel — Assistant Coach
Kata is currently working on her Masters in Dietetics from ISU.  She played volleyball all four years at Covenant and seven years of club volleyball at Indy Juniors where she participated in SQA (strength, quickness, agility) which prompted her interest in Fitness and Nutrition.  Kata played volleyball at Anderson University her freshman year but then decided to pursue a career in Exercise Science and played intramural volleyball instead.  Kata is happy to get back to Covenant and be a part of the volleyball coaching staff.
Jamie Bell — Freshmen Coach