Head Coach Jordan Fish

Jordan Fish enters into her first season as head coach for Hill College after serving as the assistant coach at Charleston Southern University in South Carolina.

At Charleston Southern, Fish helped lead the Buccaneers to their best season in 30 years, finishing top 6 overall in the Big South Conference. Fish was the primary setting coach for Rachel Smith who led the Big South in assists and was the only setter to be named on the All-Freshman team. Fish shared responsibility in all of the program’s recruiting, operation, community service and coaching. She also initiated planning and fundraising for the team’s first missions trip to Guatemala in the summer of 2018. 

Prior to joining the staff at CSU, Jordan Fish completed her contract playing professionally overseas with the Amager VK-D1 volleyball team in Copenhagen, Denmark over the 2015-2016 season.

Lining up as the starting setter for the Amager Volleyball Klub, Fish led the team to their first Final Four appearance in program history. Twice she earned MVP honors during league matches and was named the Co-MVP by the Swedish committee for the match against Engelholm, Sweden’s top ranked team in the league.

Prior to her play overseas, Fish lined up on the court for the Hokies as a four-year letter-winner at setter for the Virginia Tech women’s volleyball team. She finished her standout playing career ranked fifth all-time in assists in the Virginia Tech record books, topping the 2,500 career assist milestone. In 2013 she recorded 1,381 career assists to rank fifth in the Tech single season record book. She was a two-time All-ACC Academic Team selection in the classroom earning her Bachelor’s degree in Human Development.

In addition to her work on the court, Fish was also a three-year member of the Virginia Tech Student-Athlete Advisory Committee acting as liaison for athletes to the NCAA. She was also an active member in the campus ministry organizations, Athletes in Action and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Over the past year Fish served as a head coach for the Amager VK 16U team and worked clinics at various local middle schools around Copenhagen.

She has extensive camp coaching experiences, working as a Coach and Camp Counselor at the Virginia Tech Volleyball camps from 2012-2014 where she was in charge of developing her groups in training, supervision and mentorship over the week long camps. She also coached at the Oakland Elite Volleyball Camps, working a setting clinic that she developed, coordinated and lead from 2012-2014.

Among her other experience on and off the court, Fish served a 10-week internship with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes organization in Huntington Beach, Calif. in the summer of 2015 that focused on developing and equipping college players who wanted to know God more and use volleyball to impact their team and community.

Fish was also a part of a group of athletes from Virginia Tech that helped serve in Eleuthera building a local church, teaching sport, and feeding and providing other basic needs for the Haitian refugee community.

She also served as a student leader for a summer course in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic with the VT Student Leadership which focused on global citizen leadership and taught HIV/AIDS awareness and education through sports camps.

Fish is a 2015 graduate of Virginia Tech University with a B.S. in Human Development.

Email: jfish@hillcollege.edu


Assistant Coach Jana Brusek

Coach Brusek

Jana Brusek will begin her first season as assistant coach for Hill College after completing four years as the starting libero for Baylor University in Waco, Texas. 

While playing for Baylor, Brusek led the Bears to their highest finish in Big 12 play in program history, finishing 2nd in 2017. As the starting libero, Brusek led the Bears to their first back-to-back postseason NCAA appearance. The Bears also earned the program’s first national seed and hosting opportunity in the NCAA Tournament in 2017, where they were the #12 seed.  

Brusek earned a variety of honors, including finishing second-most career digs in program history (1,620). As a four-year-letter winner, she finished her senior year as a team captain. In 2016, Brusek was awarded a position on the All-Big 12 (second team). Brusek was a three-time Academic All-Big 12 (first team) selection in the classroom and a six-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll Selection. Brusek was named Big 12 Defensive Player of the week during her Freshman and Junior seasons.  

Brusek spent her summers as a camp coach for Baylor University Volleyball camps from 2015-2017, where she mentored young girls from 5th to 12th grade emphasizing the importance of teamwork, instilling servant-leadership values, and equipping girls to share the gospel and how it has affected their lives and volleyball careers. She also coached volleyball while working at Kanakuk Kamps in the summer of 2017, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit summer sports camp. 

Off the court, Brusek served on a team traveling to Maceio and Rio de Jaeneiro, Brazil in May of 2016. There the team strived to serve impoverished youth through sharing Christ and celebrating sports together.

Jana will graduate from Baylor University with a degree in Biology in May of 2018.