Head Coach Dylan Butler
Dylan Butler enters his third season at the helm of the Hill College volleyball program.
In the 2022-2023 season, Butler led the team to a 20-16 record winning the Region V North Tournament title for the eleventh consecutive year. Butler trained the Region V North Player of the Year, two First Team All-Conference selections, two Second Team All-Conference selections as well as Region V North Tournament MVP, and two named to the All-Region V North Team. Although one win short of the team’s ninth NJCAA National Tournament appearance, the team produced athletes that secured positions in the top five of the Hill College Volleyball All-Time Statistics leaderboard.
In the 2021-2022 season, Butler led the team to an 11-15 finish. Despite the rocky start to the season, he rallied the team to go undefeated in the second half of conference play, going 9-0, winning the Region V North Conference Tournament and earning a bid to the 2021-2022 NJCAA National Tournament where he was named the Southwest District A coach of the year. The 16th-seeded Rebels fell to the number 1-seeded team in the country in the first round. In the second round, the Rebels almost took down the number 8 team in the country but came up short in the fifth set. Coach Butler and the Rebels finished the season as one of the top 16 teams in the country. The 2021 team produced three First Team All-Conference selections, two Second Team All-Conference Selections, Region V North New Comer of the Year, and Region V North Conference Tournament MVP awards.
Prior to assuming the head coach role, Butler served as the assistant coach for two seasons. In 2020-2021, Butler assisted the Rebels to a 14-6 overall record, a Region V North Regular Season Conference Title, and a Region V North Conference Tournament Title as well as finishing in the top 20 teams in the country. In 2019-2020, Butler assisted the Rebels to a 20-10 overall record and earned the Region V North Conference Tournament Title, earning a National Tournament Bid, and finishing the season in the top 16 teams in the country. Butler had a key role in the training of two Second Team All-American outside hitters and many First and Second Team All-Conference Selections.
Prior to Hill College, Butler was a volunteer assistant coach at the University of Dallas for the 2018-2019 season. During his time with the Crusaders, Butler assisted the team to a 20-15 overall record - which was the best season record since 2014 - and accomplished a fourth-place finish at the SCAC Conference Championship Tournament. Butler played a key role in the training of the Crusader’s First and Second Team All-Americans and the SCAC First Team All-Conference Selection.
Prior to Butler’s stint at the University of Dallas, he served as an undergraduate assistant at the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) for two seasons under head coach Edgar Miraku, where he helped UCO finish with an overall record of 31-5 in 2015, and 30-4 in 2016.
Butler also served as an undergraduate assistant at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith (UAFS) under head coach Jane Sargent, where he helped UAFS finish with an overall record of 27-8 in 2011.
Butler played collegiately at Park University in Kansas City, MO, where he was a member of the NAIA National Invitational Championship team in 2014. Prior to transferring to Park University, Butler played at Missouri Valley College in Marshall, MO, where he assisted the team to an 8th-place national finish.
Dylan is originally from the state of Hawai’i where he grew up playing all forms of volleyball.
Dylan is married to Pamela Butler, a native of Brazil and former Coffeyville Community College volleyball player & single season kill record holder, and Park University Alumni. Dylan and Pamela have a five-year-old daughter named Isabella.
|2022||Hill College||Head Coach||
|2021||Hill College||Head Coach||
|2020||Hill College||Assistant Coach||
|2019||Hill College||Assistant Coach||
|2018||University of Dallas||Volunteer Assistant Coach||
|2017||Casady High School||Assistant Boys' Volleyball Coach||
|2016||University of Central Oklahoma||Undergraduate Assistant Coach||
|2015||University of Central Oklahoma||Undergraduate Assistant Coach||
|2011||University of Arkansas-Fort Smtih||Undergraduate Assistant Coach||
Assistant Coach Shelby Tally
Shelby Tally enters her second season as an assistant coach with the Hill College volleyball program.
In her first season, Tally aided the team to a 20-16 overall record winning the Region V North Tournament for the 11th consecutive year.
Tally returned to the program, following a successful playing career at Hill College starting in 46 matches as a Rebel.
In her Sophomore year, Tally was named team captain and aided the team to its eighth NJCAA National Tournament appearance, finishing in the top sixteen teams in the country. Tally also aided the program in winning the Region V North Conference Tournament.
In her Freshman year, Tally earned First Team All-Conference Honors and helped lead the team to a Region V North Conference Tournament Title and a Regular Season Title.
Prior to her time at Hill College, Tally was a student-athlete at Fulshear High School. During her time there she aided the team to a State Championship in 2019.
Tally has been involved in club coaching for many years aiding in different capacities with the pursuit of building the next generation of volleyball players.
Shelby has achieved her Associate's Degree in Business and is continuing her education while she coaches.
|#||Name||Height||Position||Class||High School and Hometown|
|1||Keeley Williams||5'3"||DS/L||FR||Garland High School/Rowlett, TX|
|2||Samantha Stahl||5'8"||DS/L||SO||Hebron High School/Lewisville,TX|
|3||Klaudia Brzeczkowska||6'1"||MB||FR||I Liceum Ogoinoksztalcace im. ks. Piotra Skargi Szamotulach/Szamotuly, Poland|
|5||Mina Petrovic||6'1"||OH||FR||Zemunska Gimnazija/Belgrade, Serbia|
|6||Kamryn Phillips||6'3"||OPP||FR||Normangee High School/Normangee, TX|
|7||Natalie Hildebrand||5'8"||S||SO||Marcus High School/Flower Mound, TX|
|8||Angelina Rodriguez||5'8"||S||SO||James Madison High School/San Antonio, TX|
|9||Kadence Warren||5'8"||DS/L||SO||Northwest High School/Fort Worth, TX|
|10||Isabella Garcia Valencia||5'7"||DS/L||FR||Calvert Academy/Bogota, Colombia|
|11||Skyla Stark||6'2"||OPP||FR||Cooper High School/Abilene, TX|
|12||Josie Rollins||5'11"||OH||FR||Hardin High School/Cleveland, TX|
|13||Ana Clara Valentin do Vale||6'1"||MB||FR||Colegio Santana/Sao Paulo, Brazil|
|14||Magdalena Pino Vicencio||5'7"||S||FR||Compania de Maria Seminario/Santiago, Chile|
|15||Nathalia Portela Freitas||5'8"||OH||FR||Colegio Giusto Zonzini/Sao Paulo, Brazil|
|16||Alexia Maynes||6'1"||MB||SO||Whitehouse High School/Whitehouse, TX|
|21||Daniela Gomez Echeverry||5'9"||OH||SO||Paulo Freire/Bogota, Colombia|
*** PLEASE NOTE: THE NJCAA SCHEDULE IS IN EASTERN STANDARD TIME.***
NJCAA Schedule 2023-2024
Record: 20-16 overall; 10-4 conference
NJCAA Southwest B District Runner Ups
NJCAA Region V North Champions
NJCAA NTJCAC Runner Ups
NTJCAC Player of the Year: Izabella Ceratti
NTJCAC First Team All-Conference/All-Region: Izabella Ceratti and Daniela Gomez Echeverry
NTJCAC Second Team All-Conference: Madison Babers and Makenna Gantt
NJCAA Region V North All-Tournament MVP: Izabella Ceratti
NJCAA Academic Team (3.27 team GPA)
NJCAA All-Academic First Team (4.0 GPA): Natalie Hildebrand
NJCAA All-Academic Second Team (3.80-3.99 GPA): Madison Babers and Manuela Cripa
NJCAA All-Academic Third Team (3.60 - 3.79 GPA): Victoria Southerland and Kadence Warren
Hill College volleyball players moving on either to play at the next level at a four-year school or going on to a four-year school, but have decided not to continue their playing career.
|Izabella Ceratti||Park University|
|Manuela Cripa||Shaw University|
|Makenna Gantt||Texas Wesleyan University|
|Victoria Southerland||University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma|
|McKenya Sorrells||Emporia State University|
|Noelia Roach||Southeastern Oklahoma State University|
|Emma Nickerson||Oklahoma City University|
|Ainsley Meissner||West Texas A&M University|
|Stasha Adams||Kentucky State University|
|Tara Goolsby||University of New Orleans|
|Taylor Skrzycki||Texas Women's University|
|Camryn Specia||Texas Tech University|
|Natalie Garcia||University of Texas at Tyler|
|Alyssa Parks||Dallas Baptist University|
|Jasmine Sims||St. Mary’s University|
|Aliyah Narcisse||East Central University|
|Morgan Burns||Texas Wesleyan University|
|Miranda Rich||Roberts Wesleyan University|
|Chastiny Brown||Texas Wesleyan University|
|Brianna Sitton||Texas Wesleyan University|
|Yasmine Attaee||University of Texas at Permian Basin|
|Callan Holmes||Drake University|
|Destiny Washington||Tennessee State University|
|Brooke Fearka||Ottawa University|
|Alyssa Meyer||San Angelo State University|
|Camille Porco||Lubbock Christian University|
|Thelma Flores||Dallas Baptist University|
|Alexis Washington||University of Central Oklahoma|
|Kylie Rollman||Ft. Hayes State University|
|Taylor Goudeau||Prairie View A&M|
|Madi Odom||Southeastern Louisiana University|
|Rachel Stoerkel||San Francisco State University|
|Alex Banister||Baylor University|
|Chelby Stanford||Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi|
|Alexandria Wells||Texas A&M University-Kingsville|
|Taelor Higgins||Texas A&M University|
|Brittany Berry||Texas Wesleyan University|
|Haley Goldwater||Long Island University|
|Taylor Jones||Dallas Baptist University|
|Sapphire Reid||Long Island University|
|Lauren Ray||Henderson State University|
|Anissa Garcia||University of Mary Hardin Baylor|
|Kayla Caffey||Hannibal LaGrange College|
|Tatiana Booth||East Central University|
|Nicole Canales||St. Mary's University|
|Mikeya Edwards||Grambling State University|
|Yakira Essix||East Central University|
|Davina Hirst||Texas Lutheran University|
|Nikki West||Grambling State University|
|Kayla Riggs||University of Missouri Kansas City/td>|
|Lauren Tharp||Schreiner University|
|Christina Smith||University of Texas at Tyler|
|Meghan Fichtel||University of Texas Pan American|
|Jessika Robinson||Faulkner University|
|LaTanya Daniels||Faulkner University|
|Lindsay Ellisor||Southeastern Oklahoma State University|
|Ashley Montalvo||University of Texas at Tyler|
|Sileiny Arauz||Hannibal LaGrange College|
|Katelyn Nelson||Dixie State University|
|Tiffany Williams||Texas College|
|Ivana Mali||Henderson State University|
|Amber McKinney||Oklahoma Panhandle State University|
|Andrea Walker||Huston-Tillotson University|
|Sheena Logan||Texas College|
|Stephanie Lewis||Fisk University|