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Meet Our Coaches

Our Coaches

M1 has a coaching staff that offers a great depth of experience and knowledge of the game from Division I players, college coaching experience, and years of experience with nationally ranked club programs who all collaborate to ensure all players are provided with high-level training and innovative initiatives.   M1 ensures that all coaches are trained at a high level, and will not form a team without qualified coaches to ensure a positive playing experience.  Ensuring quality over quantity.


Our Coaches

Warne Riker - Co-Director

  • College Club Team, Edinboro University

Coaching Experience

  • Summit High School
  • Music City VBC
  • Impact VBC
  • Nashville One VBC
  • Alliance South VBC Director and Coach
  • Former College Official and high School Official

Cari Riker - Co-Director

  • Played at University of Illinois, Tennessee Tech, Parkland College

Coaching Experience

  • Trevecca Nazarene University, Setter Coach
  • Parkland College, Assistant Coach
  • Prime Time VBC
  • Impact VBC
  • Nashville One VBC
  • Alliance VBC
  • Alliance South VBC
  • Siegel High School, Assistant Coach
  • Sunset Middle School, Varsity coach

Alex Dahlke

  • Played competitively for 8 years in Wisconsin and Minnesota

Coaching Experience

  • Alex has over 11 years coaching experience from 9th grade to varsity.
  • Independence High School, Assistant Coach
  • Summit High School, Assistant Coach
  • Blaine High School, Assistant Coach
  • Maple Grove High School, Assistant Coach
  • Crossfire VBC
  • Alliance South VBC

Mary Lauren Deshazo

Played at University of the Pacific, and University of Missouri and 

Trained at Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid, NY  at 14 years old

A2 Training Team in College

Coaching Experience

9 Years of Coaching Experience (7 year olds - High School)

Sherry Wells

  • Staunton High School
  • Lewis & Clark College (junior college)
  • University of Illinois-Springfield

Aubree Moore

  •  Spring Hill High School
  • M1 Volleyball Club
  • Alliance

Coaching Experience

  • Assistant Coach at Spring Hill High School

Hannah Hull

  • Centennial High School
  • Alliance Volleyball Club

Coaching Experience:

  • Williamson County Parks and Recreation Youth Leagues ages 13-15 year olds.