VICTORIA, Texas - Faith Academy has a new volleyball coach.
Athletic Director Gil Gonzalez announced that the school hired Lindsey Schwartz to take over Lady Cougars volleyball, which will host its first practice for the upcoming season on August 1st. Schwartz was a four-year volleyball standout at the University of South Alabama, earning All-American honors three times and being named to the university's Athletic Hall of Fame in 2018.
Schwartz is also accomplished in track and field, representing team USA eight times, and being selected as a Thorpe Cup Team USA captain in 2018. The 12-time USATF national qualifier is currently training to qualify for the Olympics in the Heptathlon.