At Hill Country Volleyball, our personal mission is to offer a rewarding experience that will transfer to a lifetime of volleyball enjoyment and achievement.

We provide a safe, fun and positive learning environment where numbers of participants are kept low, fundamentals are taught, proper technique is stressed and opportunities to improve are constant, all under the watchful eye of qualified coaches.

Director of Coaching – Pat Stangle


A 30+ year coaching veteran, Pat brings his extensive volleyball background to the youth of the Hill Country.

“I’ve had the privilege to study and coach the game of volleyball at a very high level. The mechanics and movement patterns necessary to be successful, whether in the Olympics or just starting out, are the same.”

“It is my goal to provide quality instruction, giving participants not only a competitive advantage over their opponents, but a foundation for future volleyball enjoyment and success.”

Coaching Stops Include:

University of Washington

University of Wyoming

Seward County Community College

Central Christian College of Kansas

Washington State University

University of Texas at San Antonio

Alamo Volleyball Association

Career Highlights Include:

Having coached and/or recruited 24 Collegiate Volleyball All Americans

Participated in NCAA and NJCAA National Tournaments, including the NCAA Elite 8

Induction into the NJCAA Volleyball Hall of Fame and the Seward County Community College Athletics Hall of Fame

Participated, as a player, in the NCAA Division I Midwest Regional Championships