Heather Zehel

Heather Zehel

June 27, 2022

Heather has been coaching volleyball since 1996. She started her coaching career at Baldwin Wallace University being the JV coach for one season before being hired as a junior high ELA teacher in Amherst. She was the JV coach/Varsity assistant at Amherst Steele High School from 1997-2004. Heather got back into coaching as the 7th grade coach in Amherst for four seasons from 2011- 2015. During this time, Heather coached at AVC for three seasons. As a player, Heather was a State SemiFinalist in 1992 playing for Amherst Steele High School. She was also a first team All Conference and District player. While studying Elementary Education at Baldwin Wallace University, she was a 4 year letterman in volleyball, 2 year letterman in softball, and a 1 year letterman in basketball. Her coaching experience includes basketball and softball as well. Heather rejoined the AVC family last season. She enjoys working with the younger players helping to build a fundamentally sound skill base for the girls to build upon as they get older.