Head Coach, Girls 13-Lisa
LReis@epicvb.com [view roster]
Lisa's coaching experience spans 27 years at Poway High School where she reached and exceeded the milestone of 500 wins. Her varsity win-loss record at Poway is an amazing 564 wins, 150 losses, for an 80% win ratio. Her Poway teams won 11 CIF Championships and finished second in CIF 6 other times. Her teams also earned 13 top-ten finishes in the State playoffs. Lisa coached over 75 girls who have received Division I or Division II college scholarships. In high school, Lisa has also coached boy's club volleyball at Poway High until it became a CIF sport in 1989 and has been an assistant coach in Track and Field for 8 total years. In 1983-1984 Lisa coached 2 seasons at two brand new clubs in San Diego.
Lisa has been coaching at Epic since our inception in 2005 and this past season, she coached the 13-2 team.
Lisa lives in Ramona with her husband, who have been married since 1985. They are the proud parents of a son named Ryan and a daughter named Kara. Lisa has always had a passion for coaching and for teaching as well. Lisa taught adv. Courses in aerobics, soccer, and weight training at Poway High School. In 33 years' time, Lisa instructed over 16,000 students whether through coaching or teaching. The latest count is that this will be Lisa's 68th team that she has coached for. All of these things, coupled with the birth of her children are some of the greatest accomplishments of her life.
2003-2004 San Diego Coach of the Year; Poway High Coach of the Year
2002-2003 California Coach of the Year – San Diego County High School Sports Association / California Coaches Association North County Times and Palomar League Coach of the Year
1999-2000 North County Times Volleyball Coach of the Year (Sports Illustrated for Women)
1998-1999 California Coach of the Year
1995-1996 California Coach of the Year, Section 7 Regional Coach of the Year
1993-1994 San Diego CIF Coach of the Year
1992-1993 California Coach of the Year, National High School Athletic Association, Section 8 Regional Coach of the Year, San Diego Breitbard High School Sports Association Service Award