16's

Devon Kuwanquaftewa

Team Lead for 16's & 17's

Head Coach of 16 Black

Head Coach of 14 Onyx Boys

Coach Devon's Bio
 

Coach Devon adds an elite level coaching perspective from playing at the collegiate level at both Michigan State and Northern Arizona University. In addition to his playing experience, Coach Devon has coached JV high school volleyball in Arizona, women’s club volleyball at Northern Arizona, recreation leagues, and club level teams. While coaching the women’s club volleyball team at NAU from 2013-2017, his 2014 finished as Division IAAA National Champions. Coach Devon has been at DIG since 2018 and is excited about the 2021-22 season.

 

Favorite core value at DIG

Devon’s favorite core value is EFFORT.  He states, “Whether it be a team or individual goal, I love to encourage my athletes to show up, give 110% effort, and push themselves to a higher level of performance.” 

 

Additionally, Devon strives to teach his athletes consistency and to stop obsessing over perfection. “Mistakes are not the end of the world; they are chances to learn what we can to become better,” he adds. 

 

Personal 

When Devon isn’t coaching volleyball or playing in adult volleyball leagues, he likes to get back to his family in Arizona anytime he can. He also enjoys travelling and baking.