Tom wankum
Club Coach
twankum@kc.rr.com
IMPACT Certified
Certified Referee
Certified Scorekeeper
First Aid, CPR & AED Certified
2018-2019 Swarm Staff Bio
Playing Experience
1987-1990  –   University of Missouri Rolla – Div. II Intramural
1991-Present   Men’s A – BB  Middle Blocker and Outside Hitter  
Coaching Philosophy

Personal Coaching Philosophy - Well conditioned athletes finish strong.  Disciplined practice maintains
focus. Practices have a balance of working on individual skills and working together as a team.
Coaching Experience
2000-2005  Our Lady of Peace - Volleyball Athletic Director and Head Coach
      both boys and girls programs

2006-2008   Our Lady of the Presentation - Head Coach
      Junior high school – boys and girls programs

2009-Present   South Side Swarm Head coach
Personal Profile
Employer
ChemTreat – Consulting Engineering

Family
Married: 36 years
Wife:  Robin
Daughter: Tricia – 18  (will not be on the team being coached)

Hobbies
Volleyball
Boating
Outdoor activities

Factoid
I currently play on a volleyball team where I am the oldest person on the team by nearly 10 years.  I’m
told this is because I don’t act my age.  I consider that a compliment (is that wrong?).