Wednesday, June 22, 2022 – 03:00 PM
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Lawrence Technological College Director of Athletics Scott Trudeau has introduced the removing of the interim tag and elevation of Jacob Paige to the full-time males’s volleyball head teaching place efficient at present.
“Jacob did an distinctive job turning our program round and bringing in a aggressive group this yr,” stated Trudeau. “We’re so glad to have an LTU alumni take the reigns and information these younger males by means of the classroom and on the courtroom.”
Coach Paige was thrust into the interim function again in January, lower than two weeks earlier than the beginning of the season, as Katie Reifert took the ladies’s volleyball head teaching place at her alma mater George Washington College.
In his first season on the sidelines, the Lawrence Tech alum guided his squad to only the second double-digit wins season (10) within the five-year historical past of the varsity program.
Beneath Coach Paige’s steerage, the Blue Devils tied this system mark for convention wins in a season within the extremely aggressive Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Convention, which completed the 2022 season with two high 15 ranked groups and two others receiving votes.
“I’m very humbled and excited to proceed my teaching profession and lead these student-athletes at LTU,” stated Coach Paige. “Lawrence Tech is my house and the group has change into my household. I need to thank Scott Trudeau and Affiliate Athletic Director Mary Ann Meltzer for instilling the boldness in me and trusting me with the lads’s program.”