Skip to Main Content

Masters In Coaching Episode VIII: Volleyball Coach Dr. Ken Murczek

Coach's Playbook

Posted on 10/5/2020 by Tim Cates


Dr. Ken Murczek, MCAA Faculty, Head Coach for Women’s Volleyball at Oregon Tech

He was a standout volleyball player in college, played professionally, and for the last decade has been a coach across this country from Wake Forest to College of Charleston, to now Oregon Tech where he takes over a program during a pandemic. We introduce you to Dr. Ken Murczek.

Show Highlights

  • There’s no script for coaching during a pandemic
  • Players taking ownership of their training
  • Why being an Assistant Coach is easier
  • The power is in the presentation
  • The differences in coaching between NCAA DI down to the NAIA level
  • Setting student-athletes up for success as they pursue their degree
  • His mentor Jack Hen at San Diego State
  • The wonder of shared resources in coaching
  • How the gym is a classroom

Tags: Masters in Coaching, Volleyball, Coaching, Faculty, MCAA Podcast

Request Info

One of our admissions counselors will contact you with more information about our Master's in Coaching & Athletics Administration program and our $1,000 scholarship for new students!

Back to top