Head Volleyball Coach
14 Years College Experience
Coach Bambenek’s inaugural 2009 season as the Seahawks new head coach boasted the programs most wins since 1996 and most recently in the 2011 season the Lady Hawks finished with the most CAA wins since 1988.
Bambenek spent 8 years as an assistant and Associate Head coach at The George Washington University where her primary role of recruiting coordinator brought GWU to new heights. She spent 3 seasons at Florida State University as an Assistant Coach and Camp Director while earning her master’s in Sport Administration. Bambenek was a 4-year starter at Coastal Carolina University and helped her team to a Conference Championship and NCAA appearance in 1996.
5 Years College Experience
Coach Bonetti played an important role in the Seahawks breakout season in 2009. His primary responsibilities include recruiting, team travel, game operations, and opponent scouting.
Bonetti spent two years as an assistant coach at George Washington University while receiving his master’s in Exercise Science. He played volleyball at East Stroudsburg and earned a degree in exercise physiology. Bonetti has years of experience at the High school level and is involved with local Wilmington club programs. He has also served as a statistician for the USA Men’s National Team and for USAV High Performance.
There will be other regional college experienced coaches as well as current and former UNCW players.