2021-22 SMCC Men's Volleyball News

Patrick Mooney Named SMCC Men's Volleyball and Beach Volleyball Head Coach
Patrick Mooney Named SMCC Men's Volleyball and Beach Volleyball Head Coach

August 18, 2021

Longtime South Mountain Community College volleyball coach Patrick Mooney has been named the head coach of the SMCC men's volleyball and beach volleyball programs, SMCC Athletic Director Todd Eastin announced. The former head coach of the SMCC women's indoor program for 13 years, Mooney also serves as an assistant coach for that program and works as the athletic department's academic advisor. 

South Mountain Community College to Add Men’s Volleyball to Intercollegiate Offerings
South Mountain Community College to Add Men’s Volleyball to Intercollegiate Offerings

June 28, 2021

Through a $10,000 grant provided by the NJCAA Foundation and First Point Volleyball Foundation, the South Mountain Community College athletic department will sponsor men’s volleyball as a varsity sport beginning in the spring 2022 season. An emerging sport with growing participation throughout the state of Arizona and the nation, Cougar men’s volleyball will provide opportunities for student-athletes to compete at the intercollegiate level and the prospect to continue their careers at four-year institutions.