The 403 Selects are pleased to welcome Barry Yee to their coaching staff for the 2011/2012 club season.  Barry will be the head coach for the 403 Selects upcoming 17U juvenile team.  Barry brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and passion towards the game.  Barry enjoys guiding athletes towards their goals and fostering leadership on and off the court.

“I’m really excited for a new opportunity to be coaching at the youth level.  It’s exciting to start over and I’m excited that I am coaching for a club that has a vision to improve all of it’s teams and has a vision of where it wants to be in a few years balancing competition with skill development.” – Barry Yee

Highlights:

–          NCCP level 3

–          22 years of coaching (both girls and boys)

–          St. Mary’s University College coach of the year 2011 (Provincial Banner with a 16-0 record)

–          Selections Coach for Team Canada Jr National Mens’ volleyball team 2002-2004

–          Director of Campwest Volleyball Camps (1998-2010)

–          Team Alberta Coach 7 years (95, 96 girls; 99,00,01,02,03 boys)

–          Post Secondary Coaching Experience (UofC Men’s Dinos, UofC Women’s Jr Dinos, MRC Men’s Cougar)

–          International Experience – Stanford University (Boys), Gonzaga University (girls), University of Montana (girls), Dickensen State University (girls) and North Dakota State University (girls)

–          Numerous gold medals at school, club, and college/university level at Provincials, Western Nationals and National levels.

–          1st Canadian Youth team to receive the Gold Medal Div 1, Tier 1 at the US Jr Olympics (US Nationals) in 2001.

Looking forward to meeting the new athletes for this upcoming season at 403 Selects!