Former Titan volleyball player Jennifer Adeva returns toFullerton to join Carolyn Zimmerman's coaching staff after asix-year absence from Southern California.
Adeva started her collegiate coaching career at Santa AnaCollege in 1998 as the assistant coach of the Dons, before beingnamed head coach a year later. After a season of guiding the SantaAna squad, Adeva headed east for assistant jobs at Nicholls State(2000-2001), Tennessee State (2001-04), and UNC Charlotte(2004-05).
The former defensive specialist has coached at the club levelincluding the Carolina Juniors "Slam" team, an 18-year-oldnational-level squad that captured the 18-Gold Div. Championship inthe 2006 USA Volleyball Junior Olympics. Her team posted eightfirst-place finishes from 2004-05, including championships at theAsics Nationals in Chicago, the East Coast Championships at PennState, and the Asics Big South Qualifier in Atlanta.
Adeva played in 53 career matches for the Titans from 1994-96,while receiving a redshirt for the 1995 campaign. She posted 187career digs and 15 service aces over two seasons. Prior to that shewas a two-time All-Western Conference selection (1992-93) atCollege of the Canyons in Valencia, Calif. She prepped at CanyonHigh School in Canyon Country, Calif., earning All-Golden Leagueand All-Santa Clarita Valley honors as a letter winner for theCowboys.
A 1997 graduate from Cal State Fullerton, Adeva earned herbachelor's degree in kinesiology before going on to obtain amaster's in education from Azusa Pacific in 1999.