Brooke Turner concluded her first season as head coach of the W&J volleyball team in 2012. The Presidents posted a 10-16 overall record which marked the program's highest win total since 2009.
Turner previously served as the head volleyball coach at Division II West Liberty University (2007-2011). She inherited a program that had won four matches in the two seasons prior to her arrival and helped the Hilltoppers earn back-to-back years of double-digit victories in 2010 and 2011. Turner was also an adjunct professor at West Liberty, teaching health and physical education classes.
Turner earned her bachelor’s (2004) and M.B.A. (2009) degrees from Wheeling Jesuit University. She is also currently working towards a Ph.D. degree in instructional management and leadership from Robert Morris University.
A native of Weirton, W.Va., Turner played four years of volleyball at Wheeling Jesuit and led the Cardinals to four WVIAC titles and three appearances in the NCAA Division II Tournament. The 2003 WVIAC Tournament Most Valuable Player led Wheeling Jesuit to a 139-32 record during her years on campus.
Turner graduated from Weir High School where she led the Red Riders’ volleyball team to one Class A-AA state championship.