Kevin Owens

Kevin Owens

August 15, 2022

Playing Career

  • Began playing as a freshman at Cathedral High School
  • Won three state championships in his four years and earned AVCA First Team All-America honors
  • Four-year varsity letterwinner at Ball State University where he earned First Team All-MIVA and Third Team All-American honors
  • Played professionally for three seasons after graduating from Ball State
    • Cocuri Pribram (Czech Republic)
    • Capitanes Arecibo (Puerto Rico)
    • Durham Palatinates (England)
      • National Cup Champions as well as National Cup MVP
  • Has spent the last eight seasons competing in various startup professional leagues in the US for Indiana’s semi-professional Team Pineapple
    • Team Pineapple won the US Open Championships in 2015 and 2016
    • Kevin was named a PVL (Premier Volleyball League) All-Star in 2016
  • He now competes on the beach as well as the hard court, touring the country with fellow Munciana Boys coach Nathaniel Berg, playing on the AVP qualifying circuit

Coaching Career

  • KO’s passion for coaching began at Cathedral High School as a three-year manager for the women’s volleyball program
  • Under the tutelage of Coach John Kesterson, Sr., his love for the game took off from the first time he helped run a practice
  • Joined the Muncie Burris coaching staff as a varsity assistant in 2011 and helped the team achieve top rankings in the state in multiple seasons
  • Served as an assistant for Munciana 15-1, 17-1, and 18-1 teams
    • Finished 9th and 2nd at nationals
    • Athletes earned dozens of all-America honors and collegiate scholarships
    • After returning from his playing career, Kevin joined Vision Volleyball Club as the 17-1 assistant (and later head) coach
    • Has served as the Munciana Boys Director since 2019, coaching the 18-1 Raptors for the last three seasons
    • Kevin also has years of experience working college camps, running club cam