Corey Cowper

Corey is a NCCP Level 3 certified coach and holds a M. Sc. Recreation and Sport Science – Coaching Education from Ohio University. He has been actively coaching both club and school volleyball in the Calgary area since 2000. Corey is also a Level 2 Certified Volleyball Official.

Corey brings a wealth of coaching experience at all age groups, both boys and girls. He is a strong advocate of mental toughness and has trained his athletes in this area for the past five years with considerable success. He has been a mental toughness specialty instructor with H.I.T.T. Volleyball for the past 6 years. “I believe in developing volleyball athletes holistically within a competitive environment promoting trust, respect, and integrity. I will use a positive learning environment to encourage athletes to take chances and push their limits maintaining an athlete-centered, process-oriented approach.”

My Portfolio

  • 403 Selects (Head Coach)
    •  2016: 15U Girls
    • 2015: 14U Girls – 2015
      • Provincial Silver
      • 5th Place Division 1 Tier 1 Canadian Open
  • Calgary Elite West Volleyball Club (Assistant Coach)
    • 2015: 18U Boys
      • Provincial Silver
      • 5th Place Division 1 Tier 1 Canadian Open
    • 2014: 17U Boys
      • Provincial Gold, Canadian Open Bronze
      • 11th USA Boys Junior Nationals
    • 2013: 16U Boys
      • Provincial Bronze
  • Peak Volleyball Club (Head Coach)
    • 2014: 13U Girls
  • Okotoks Volleyball Club (Head Coach)
    • 2012: 16U Boys & 18U Girls
  • Dino Mens (Assistant Coach)
    • 2011: 17U Boys
      • Provincial Bronze
      • 5th place finish Canadian Open
  • Foothills Composite High School, Okotoks, Alberta (Head Coach)
    • 2010 to 2015 Varsity Boys
      • League Champions – 2010,2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
      • Zone Champions – 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015
    • 2009 Junior Varsity Boys
      • League Champions
      • Zone Champions
    • 2003 & 2008 Junior Varsity Girls
      • 2003 League Champions
    • 2004 to 2005 Varsity Girls
      • League Champions – 2004
  • Mental Toughness Coach, H.I.T.T. Volleyball
    • 2010 – Present