MSU volleyball coach Cathy George named to AVCA Board of Directors
George, who has been MSU's head volleyball coach for more than a decade, will serve a three-year term as the Awards Representative and chair of the Division I AVCA All-America committee. George has been heavily involved in the All-America selection process since being named to the committee in 2014, and now she will serve as chair.
The head coach led the Spartans to a 25-9 season in 2016, which included an NCAA Tournament appearance. George has accumulated a total of 597 career wins and in 1989 was the first woman to lead an NCAA Division I program to the NCAA semifinals, while she was coaching UT-Arlington.
George has coached 18 All-Big Ten selections, 13 Big Ten Distinguished Scholars and five Big Ten All-Freshman selections.