CEVA 16 Cardinal Coaches
Head Coach: Jordyn Beans
Going into her 2nd year coaching with CEVA and 5th year coaching. Jordyn has returned from college at Florida State University, where they were a well-known referee and coached for Tallahassee Volleyball Academy and was the Lead Coach (at age 20). Last year, Jordyn coached the 15 Black team here at CEVA.
Outside of coaching, Jordyn has been playing volleyball for 15 years now. Spending 2 years at Broadneck High School as a setter, in the one year on Varsity ranked among the top three players in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia for total assists with 287 (7.4 assists per set). Finished their high school volleyball career at Old Mill High School, with All-Metro and All-County honors and being the runner-up Gatorade Player of the Year for Maryland. Outside of high school volleyball, Coach Jordyn was on USAV High Performance team, CHRVA High Performance team, and was invited to the USA High Performance Holiday Camp as on of the top 50 players in the nation.
With 10 years of club experience at Velocity Volleyball Club and CEVA. Jordyn went on to play at University of West Alabama and Radford University as a Setter. Now, continuing to play professionally on the Beach and Grass circuits in addition to coaching.
Assistant Coach: Casey Giovanazzi
This is Casey’s 5th season coaching club volleyball and her 2nd season with CEVA.
As a coach's kid, Casey has spent most of her life in a gym. She played for a local club team for her 12s-18s seasons and attended Catonsville High School where she was a starter on varsity all four years. Casey was named second team all-county her freshman year and first team all-county her sophomore, junior, and senior year. Casey was named MVP of her high school team for both her junior and senior seasons. Additionally, she was placed on the all-metro team during her senior season. Casey was captain on all six of her club teams and during two of her four seasons at Catonsville High. Casey played at the D1 level for three of her four collegiate seasons. She spent her first two seasons at the University of North Florida where she played both indoor and beach volleyball. As a freshman she was made captain and was named to the all-freshman team. Casey played her third collegiate season at Towson University and finished her career playing for three time Olympian Caren Kemner at Culver Stockton College.
In 2020, Casey graduated with her masters degree in clinical psychology and is now a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor (LGPC). Casey is passionate about mind-body connection and the positive impact sports psychology can have on young athletes growth, development, and performance. Coach Casey is IMPACT and SafeSport certified.
Assistant Coach: Aaron Robertson
Coach Aaron is from Columbia, Maryland. With 8 years of playing volleyball under his belt, he played indoor volleyball for Towson University’s Men’s Club Volleyball team and still plays. This will be his first season with CEVA, Aaron is super excited to learn and grow the love of volleyball to these young athletes.