MVC Vikings Men's Volleyball Staff
Brett Holt - Head
Brett Holt begins his third year as the men’s volleyball coach at Missouri Valley College, where he has guided the Vikings to a 42-20 overall record and two top 10 finishes. His 2012 and 2013 teams both won 21 games, which was a new school record for most wins in one season. Additionally it was the first time the men's volleyball program posted back-to-back 20 or more win seasons. Coach Holt has coached eight all-conference players, including two Freshman/Newcomer of the Year award winners in the MAMVIC West and the 2012 Libero of the Year. Coach Holt will also be entering his second year as the women’s volleyball coach at MVC, after serving as the graduate assistant during the 2011 season.
In college, Coach Holt was a four-year setter on The Ohio State University men’s volleyball club team. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in sport and leisure studies with a concentration in recreation management and coaching from The Ohio State University.
Previous to joining the staff, Coach Holt has held various coaching positions at the high school, club, and collegiate club levels. As the varsity assistant at West Holmes High School in Millersburg, Ohio from 1999-2006, the team made six appearances in the Ohio High School Division 2 State Final Four, including runner-up finishes in 2002, 2003, and 2004. He was also the head coach from 2000-2005 of the women’s club team at The Ohio State University, where in 2005, he guided the Buckeyes to a National runner-up finish at the N.I.R.S.A Collegiate Club Championships in Kansas City. He spent 2011 as the head coach of the 17-U National girl’s team with Mintonette Sports, the top club program in Central Ohio.
Coach Holt received his Master’s Degree in sport and athletic business administration from the University of Central Missouri.