Nebraska Volleyball Coaches

John Cook, Head Coach

The Nebraska Volleyball Coaches are led by John Cook, who is in his 22nd season as the Nebraska head coach. He has led the Huskers to four national championships (2000, 2006, 2015, 2017), two national runner-up finishes (2005, 2018), six NCAA finals appearances, and nine semifinal appearances. He is the fifth winningest coach in NCAA history. 

He is married to Wendy Cook, a two-time All-America setter at San Diego State. They have 2 children, Lauren and Taylor.

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Jaylen Reyes, Assistant Coach/Recruiting Coordinator

Reyes joined the Husker staff in 2018 and coaches the liberos and defensive side of the court. He also is the Husker Volleyball recruiting coordinator.

A former Brigham Young University libero, Reyes spent 2 years with the BYU staff handling player development and recruiting.

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Kelly Hunter, Assistant Coach

A celebrated Husker setter, Kelly Hunter joined the Nebraska volleyball coaching staff as an interim assistant coach in January 2020 before moving into her current role as a volunteer assistant coach in August 2020.

Kelly ended her Nebraska volleyball career with 4,125 assists, the second-most in Husker history, and she totaled 699 career postseason assists, the highest total in school history. She is a 2-time National Champion, 2-time All-American, and 3-year captain. 

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Jordan Larson, Assistant Coach

Jordan Larson played college volleyball at the University of Nebraska from 2006 to 2009. During her time there, she won two national championships (2006 and 2009) and was named the AVCA National Player of the Week in 2009. She was also a three-time First Team All-American (2007, 2008, and 2009).

Larson was a key player for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, helping them to a 132-10 record during her four years. She was named the Big 12 Conference Player of the Year in 2009 and was a finalist for the Honda Award for Volleyball.

She is one of the most decorated college volleyball players of all time, having won three Olympic medals, two World Championship gold medals, and six Champions League titles.


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