Volleyball - Girls Varsity
2017 Class M State Champions!
The Girls Volleyball program was started at St. Joe's in 1977. The first head coach was Patty Hayes who is currently a science teacher at SJ.
George Green took over the program in 1979 and made it one of the elite volleyball teams in the state of Connecticut. Green won 523 games in his career, the most of any coach in Connecticut volleyball history.
Jeff Babineau then took over the program in 2012 and continues to serve as Varsity head coach. Coach Babineau was names the 2017 FCIAC Coach of the Year.
The SJ Girls Volleyball team has won six state titles (1984, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1997, and 2017). In 1992 and 1997 the team finished as the No. 1 ranked team in Connecticut, and ranked 3rd in Connecticut in 2017. The team owns 13 different league championships and numerous players have won all-league and all-state honors.
The program consists of Varsity and Junior Varsity teams. Tryouts are open to all girls in the school and begin in August.
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