Sandy Catalano

Five1 Athletics Co-Founder | Five:1 VBC Co-Owner | Operations Director | Head Coach, 14 Black



Saginaw Valley State University
Five1 Athletics Co-Founder and Five:1 VBC Co-Owner / Operations Director
Head Coach, 14 Black

Coach Sandy has been a volleyball coach and competitor since 1991. She was also a collegiate athlete, playing 4 years of Division II varsity volleyball at Saginaw Valley State University where she majored in Sports Medicine, Education & General Business.

Sandy is currently the JV Coach at Frankenmuth High School.  She has coached school and club athletes at various levels for more than 15 years.  She has 10 years of corporate sales and account management experience, 4 years of corporate sales training experience, and 3 years of retail management experience.  She is a certified  Motorcycle Safety Instructor with the Motorcycle Safety Foundation and the State of Michigan, and is also CPR and First Aid certified.

Previous Coaching Experience:

Head Coach, Clio High School
Assistant Coach, Saginaw Valley State University
Varsity Coach, Western High School
Student Assistant, Saginaw Valley State University
Varsity Coach, Dow High School
JV Coach, Western High School
Head Coach – Valley Volleyball Club

Club VB:
Assistant Director, Legacy North
Coach, Legacy North

Playing Experience
4yr Player and Senior Captain, Saginaw Valley State University
Academic All-Conference – GLIAC, Saginaw Valley State University
Valley Volleyball Club, Coach Bob Sells
4-year varsity starter at Whittemore-Prescott High School
3-year captain for WP, All-State Honors Junior and Senior years

Prior Team Assignments
2016 – 16 North (Legacy Volleyball)
2017 – 16 North (Legacy Volleyball)
2018 – 14 Adidas
2019 – 17 Blue
2020 – 17 White
2021 – 15 Black
2022 – 17 Black
2023 – 14 Black