Tracy Duffey

Volleyball Coach

Tracy Duffey

Tracy is bringing her love and knowledge of the game of volleyball to help young athletes develop and reach their full potential.  She is currently offering private and small group lessons to middle and high school age girls and boys seeking extra training.  Tracy has a passion for coaching youth athletes, helping them improve their individual volleyball skills, as well as expand their mindset and increase their competitive drive.  She also enjoys coaching in a team setting and helping to foster the special bonds between teammates that make their experience both successful and enjoyable.  When coaching, Tracy focuses on the whole person and emphasizes positive attitude, work ethic, teamwork, competition, and valuable life skills.

Tracy has over 10 years of volleyball coaching experience, including girls Club, girls High School and girls and boys Middle School.  She also coached girls and boys recreational youth basketball for 6 years.  Tracy is currently the Frosh/Soph Head Coach at Ventura High School, and assists with the JV and Varsity teams there as well.  Tracy’s two children are both competitive volleyball athletes and she has coached them each individually and on their teams.  Kate (17) plays club for CITY and will be playing at UCLA in the Fall of 2024, and Fletcher (15) plays club at Sports Academy.

Tracy (Holman) played Division 1 Volleyball at Loyola Marymount University, and was the starting setter for four years.  She has her Jersey retired and is a member of the LMU Athletic Hall of Fame.  Tracy was a Four-Time All-WCC (West Coast Conference) First Team Selection, and as a senior she was named the WCC and LMU Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year.  Tracy grew up in Southern California and met her husband, Spencer, at LMU.  They’ve lived in Ventura for over 20 years and enjoy the beach, the mountains and all types of outdoor recreation.  Tracy still loves playing volleyball as much as she can, mostly on the beach now.  She has also taken up tennis, and you’ll often find her walking or hiking with friends and her dog.  Tracy’s favorite time spent is with her family at home or traveling, and of course cheering on Kate and Fletcher in all of their volleyball activities!

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