ASSISTANT VOLLEYBALL COACH
POSITION: Head Coach
YEARS: 6th Year (2015-present)
Ashleigh Houlton joined the coaching staff July 2015 and has helped coach not only the women's varsity teams over the past two years, but the Nighthawk Men's and Beach teams as well. She was recently named the Head Coach for the Men's program in January.
Houlton brings experience as both a player and coach to the coaching staff at Ironwood Ridge. Prior to moving to Tucson, she taught and coached overseas in the Tawain Academy.
Prior to her international stint, Houlton was a graduate assistant coach at Pacific Lutheran University - where she played volleyball as a defensive rd. In 1993, she led the Hawks to a 27-14 record and the America East Conference Championship. Individually, she was named the America East Conference Coach of the Year.