Brenda SkeffingtonHead Coach
Alma Mater: Springfield, 1984
Office Phone: (828) 884-8203
Brenda Skeffington begins her 13th season at Brevard College and has outstanding success during her tenure of 29 years as a head volleyball coach at the collegiate level.
2009 saw the Tornados volleyball team finish with an overall record of 15-15, 3-13 in conference play, becoming the first BC team to reach consecutive Food Lion South Atlantic Conference tournaments, finishing up the year as the #8 seed.
In 2008, she guided Brevard College to a 14-17, 3-13 SAC record as the Tornados made the 2008 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Volleyball Tournament as the #8 seed before bowing out to regular season champion Wingate.
Over the past nine years at Brevard, she has taken the Tornados from eighth place in the conference to first place in the Appalachian Athletic Conference with her best season coming in 2005 as she was named AAC Coach of the year with the Tornados finishing 25-6.
A three-time Brevard College Coach of the year, Skeffington will look to continue the improvement of the entire volleyball program as the Tornados compete in their second season as full members of both the NCAA Division II and the South Atlantic Conference.
Prior to taking over at Brevard, Skeffington coached at The College of Wooster, Robert Morris College (Division I), and St. John Fisher College, respectively. During her time at St. John Fisher, Skeffington recorded her best overall season as a head coach as the Cardinals at 42-3.
In addition to coaching college, Skeffington has been active in directing volleyball camps at Brevard College, Wooster, and at St. John Fisher College. Skeffington has also been a part of several local camps including: Brevard High School, East Henderson High School, Girl Scouts of Asheville, Pisgah High School, Rosman High School and Shelby High School.
Skeffington is CAP II certified as a coach and continues to direct several volleyball camps and Team Camps over the summer.