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Gwen Egbert Volleyball Camps

Coaching Staff

Jill Dawson
Assistant Coach

Coach Dawson joined the Tiger coaching staff in the fall of 2017. Originally from Lincoln, Nebraska, she attended Lincoln Southwest High School where she was an all-city, all-conference, and honorable mention all-state defensive specialist. Dawson played club volleyball for Nebraska Volleyball Academy, winning a Junior Olympic National Division National Championship in 2007. She also played as a defensive specialist for Nebraska Juniors under Coach Egbert.

Dawson played collegiately at the University of Northern Colorado as a defensive specialist. UNC won the Big Sky Conference championship in 2009 and 2011 and qualified for two NCAA National Tournaments. As a senior in 2011, she helped the Bears to a regular season and post-season tournament championship, a first in UNC history. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Journalism with an emphasis in public relations and advertising from UNC.