Mr. Opp

          Jordan Opp

           Head Coach: 13th Season
       Alma Mater: Northern State University
       Email:  jordan.opp@k12.sd.us
       Phone: (605) 266-2151 
           Jordan is a 2002 graduate of Edmunds Central and a 2006 graduate of Northern State University.  Currently entering his 13th year of teaching, he is the sixth grade teacher and head volleyball coach for the Hitchcock-Tulare School District. In his thirteen years of coaching, he has led the Patriots to four conference championships, five conference tournament championships, and three district runner-ups, and currently sits with a 202-173 career record. Jordan was selected as the head north volleyball coach for the 2015 All-Star game. Coach Opp is also a member of the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association and is currently the Class "B" representative for the association. He has also had the privilege to coach five honorable mention all-state players and three players that have been featured on the cover of the Power Promotions Ace Volleyball Preview. 



      Jessica Flaherty
       Assistant Coach: 3rd Season
       Alma Mater: Trinity Bible College
       Email: jessica.flaherty@k12.sd.us  
       Phone: (605) 266-2151
                        Jessica is a graduate of Sully Buttes High School and a 2016 graduate of Trinity Bible College, where she played collegiate volleyball for the Lions. Currently entering her 3rd year of teaching, she is the the second grade teacher and assistant volleyball coach for the Hitchcock-Tulare School District. During the off season, she assists helping the youth volleyball program at the school. Coach Flaherty is also a member of the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association.
     Alura Johnson
       Assistant Coach: 1st Season
       Alma Mater: Northern State Univeristy
       Email: alura.johnson@k12.sd.us  
       Phone: (605) 596-4171
    Alura is currently entering her first season as an assistant coach for the Lady Patriots. Coach Johnson's primary responsibility will be coaching the Jr. High Team and also assisting during the JV and Varsity matches.