(10-2-22) Elkhart Volleyball Coach Jacquie Rost picked up her 700th career coaching win when her Lions beat Fairfield 25-23, 27-25, and 25-21 on Saturday.

Jacquie Rost, Athletic Director and Girls Volleyball Head Coach

This is Rost‘s 27th year as a head volleyball coach. She was the head coach at Elkhart Memorial Volleyball program for 24 years and is the current Elkhart High School head coach, she started the season with a career record of 677-259.  

Rost has been the NLC Coach of the Year thirteen times (2002-2011, 2013-2015). Twice she was honored as the State Coach of the Year (2003, 2007) and once as the North Coach of the Year (2009).

Rost has served as the Athletic Director at Elkhart Memorial High School for 7 years and the co-Athletic Director of Elkhart High School since 2021. She received distinction as a Certified Athletic Administrator in 2018 from the NIAAA.

Jacquie Rost received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Indiana University in 1993; her Master of Arts in Secondary Education from Indiana University South Bend in 2001; and her administrative license from Bethel College in 2013.

Coach Rost is married to Scott Rost who teaches PE and is the Head Baseball coach at Elkhart High School. They have two sons, Dylan and Quinn.

1996 Elkhart Memorial Volleyball Team…In the beginning!

Elkhart Memorial 3-Consecutive Final Four Appearances