OUR DIRECTOR

Marco Paglialunga

Director & Head Coach

Marco Paglialunga has 20+ years of volleyball experience as a coach. He coached the Italian Women's National Teams for 7 years as Assistant and Head Coach of the Youth, Junior and Senior Teams, collecting 8 International Medal and one World Cup in 2011.

Marco also coached 4 years in the Italian Serie A, the best Professional League in the world, and he collected 4 National Championships while coaching junior clubs.

In his tenure at Menlo School (CA), his team won one State Championship (2016), two League Titles and three Northern California Tournament appearances; in 2017, he was named California Rookie Coach of the year.

His players play now in many collegiate programs (Stanford, UW, Brown, Yale, Cal and many others) and in many Pro Leagues all around the world.

Marco is currently the Italian U24 National Team Head Coach and Varsity Head Coach at Carrollton School of Sacred Heart in Miami.

He is married with Mia Causevic, former Pro volleyball player and director at Miami Wave VB Club; Marco and Mia have two daughters, Nina and Luna.

HONORS and AWARDS

6 Times Italian Champion

1 California High School State Championship

1 Time California Coach of the Year

10 National Medals

1 Time World Champion

1 Olympic Qualifications

8 International Medals

8 Years Italian National Team Coach
4 Years Italian Professional League Coach