Sara McMullen wrapped up her second season as the assistant volleyball coach at Washington & Jefferson following the 2013 fall campaign. In her second year she helped the Presidents improve to a 15-11 record, the most victories since 2009, and a perfect 8-0 non-conference record.
During her collegiate playing days at nearby California University (Pa.) she was an All-Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference and All-Mid Atlantic Region libero, while leading the Vulcans to three PSAC championships during her four-year career. She ranks in the top-five in the Cal U record book in single season and career aces, and single season and career digs.
A two-year team captain, McMullen was honored with California’s Presidential Scholar Award in 2010 and was a four-time recipient of the University’s High Academic Achievement Award.
She has previous coaching experience at the California University and Tri-State Elite volleyball camps. Since the conclusion of the 2012 W&J volleyball season, McMullen joined the Pitt-Elite Volleyball Club coaching staff, developing practice plans and demonstrating proper technique for athletes.
McMullen is a 2012 graduate of Cal U with a bachelor's degree in sport management and an associate's in physical therapy.