Inside Athletics: August 1, 2012

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Inside Athletics.

This week, Dave’s special guest is new head women’s volleyball coach, Jeff Tyson.  Jeff comes from Elizabethtown, PA where he played high school volleyball before going to Indiana Wesleyan College.  While in college, he was the manger and volunteer assistant for the women’s volleyball program.  Following college, he served for a couple of years as the assistant coach for the women’s program.  Jeff outlines his plans to rebuild the program, talks about the types of student athletes he will be looking for and  where he might find them.  Dave also highlights several special events for the fall including Homecoming activities and a special event for the men’s soccer team of 1998.

Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Director of Athletics, Dave King. The podcast offers a synopsis of what is happening in EMU athletics, but also delves deeper into how athletics at EMU shapes lives and enhances college educations by positively impacting an athlete’s understanding of self, others, and God. Sports Information Director James De Boer is a regular guest with EMU coaches and athletes making appearances as well.