AMARILLO XTREME COACHING STAFF
We have a staff of coaches with years of club experience that have merged to form Amarillo Xtreme Volleyball. We strive to create an environment where everyone feels a part of the team so both players and coaches can perform at their best. We have added to our talented coaching staff this year because of our growth and look forward to the new eyes and enthusiasm they will bring.
Amarillo Xtreme Volleyball Club Director/Head Indoor Coach/
Played HS volleyball at Tascosa High School and graduated in 1989 then went on to play at WTAMU 89-94 winning 2 National Titles in Div. II and a one third place National Finish. Graduated from WTAMU with BS and then attended Texas Tech University earning a Masters in Physical Therapy. Coached one season at River Road HS (jv). Coached various club teams for over 28 yrs. coaching various age levels over this time and began Amarillo Xtreme Volleyball Club 12 yrs. ago. Married to Scott Sims and have 3 daughters: Jalee, Ansley, and Mackenzie
Club/Parent Liaison/Head Indoor Coach
Started playing volleyball when I was 5 with my older sisters. Fell in love with the sport and I began to live and breath it. Anytime I could get my hands on a ball I did. I started traveling when I was 9. Played for Randall and graduated and chose not to continue to play do to a shoulder injury. Attended and graduated from WTAMU. Has coached club for several years for Amarillo Xtreme and lead one team to Nationals.
Ashley has been coaching since 2011 and decided to focus on just volleyball in 2014 and joined Xtreme. She has coached in the middle school and high school levels at River Road and Amarillo ISD. She is also a science teacher at Houston Middle School. Ashley also spends her time watching her two sons play football and baseball. She has a passion for volleyball and for developing the middle school athlete! She absolutely loves coaching for Xtreme!
Abbee has been coaching club volleyball for 10 years. She has coached a wide range of age groups from the Minis to 18s. Abbee started off her coaching career for a year at Littlefield High School, serving as the JV coach. She moved back to Amarillo, where she coached at Caprock High school as the freshman and JV coach for 7 years. After receiving her Doctorate, she now serves as the Secondary Science and Gifted and Talented Specialist at Region 16.
Graduated and Played for Randall High School til 2015, Went on to play 4 years at WT, graduated with a BS in psychology with criminal justice and a little athletic training in 2019, working right now on my teachers certificate to coach and teach at the high school level. As coached club volleyball for a few years and now in her second year at Amarillo Xtreme.
Played 4 yrs on Varsity at Bushland HS winning 1 state championship and one 3rd place finish at state as a setter. I have continued to play 4 years at Lubbock Christian University as a DS and setter and recently graduated Dec. 2022 from LCU. I have coached club volleyball x 4 years with 3 of them at Amarillo Xtreme Volleyball.
I played volleyball at Bushland High school and graduated in 2018. I was part of 2016 State Championship team at Bushland High school as an outside hitter. I continued my volleyball career playing for Western Texas College x 2 years. This will be the start of my second year club coaching and I am very excited for the season!
Started playing volleyball when I was 11 and fell in love with the sport. I would try to put my hands on a ball any chance I could and would beg my mom to drive me to the gym everyday just to practice more. I started coaching club volleyball right out of High School in Lubbock, TX. I relocated to the Amarillo area where I attended and graduated from WTAMU. This will be my 6th year coaching club volleyball.