|Position:||Assistant Coach (Third Season)|
Mike Gee joins the Titans' volleyball staff in 2011 as a second assistant coach after three highly successful years as the head coach at Bishop O'Dowd High School in Oakland, Calif.
In his first year at the Div. I level he will assist Head Coach Carolyn Zimmerman in the development of the Titans' defense and passing systems and will also assist in the programs' recruiting efforts.
In three seasons at the helm of the Dragons' volleyball program, Gee's teams compiled a 99-27 overall record and produced three consecutive Hayward Area League and North Coast Section titles, going undefeated in league from 2008 to 2010.
Overall, Gee guided the Dragons to a 21-3 overall record in the postseason and took them to the CIF Northern California Finals in 2009, earning him East Bay Coach of the Year recognition by The Contra Costa Times.
Gee got his first taste of coaching in 2004 with his alma mater, Miramonte High School (Orinda, Calif.), serving as the girls' junior varsity head coach and the volunteer assistant for the boy's varsity team. He moved on to assist at the varsity level at Campolindo High School (Moraga, Calif.) from 2005-07 and helped the Cougars to a CIF State Championship in 2006.
At the club level, Gee has served as a head coach, head technical trainer and an assistant coach for the Golden Bear Volleyball Club since 2003. He has helped over 40 junior club players sign at the Div. I and II levels, including Cal first-team All-American outside hitter Tarah Murrey.
He has also served as the Youth A2 assistant coach and lead tryout coach for the USA Volleyball Girls' High Performance Program since 2005.
As a player, Gee lettered three years at Miramonte High School and helped the Matadors to a CIF Div. I North Coast Championship in 2003 as a senior. That year he was named a Diablo Foothill League first-team honorable mention and the team's most inspiration player.
Gee, 25, is a graduate of Cal (2008) with a degree in psychology. He currently resides in Fullerton.