2020-2021 Commitments

Bri Schunzel

Coach Profile

Setting Instructor
Years with Cobb Atlanta: 
8 years

Bri Schunzel has been providing volleyball instruction for ages 5 and up for the past 16 years.  She is also the Director of Marketing and Education for the Junior Volleyball Association (JVA), and volunteer assistant coach for Kennesaw State Women's Volleyball.

Bri began playing volleyball in the 7th grade and never looked back. While setting and attacking for Solon High School in Cleveland, Ohio, she guided her team to the program’s first State Final-Four appearance in school history and was named All-Area Player of the Year, as well as First Team All-State at the Division I level.

Bri was a four year starting setter at Ohio University from 2001 to 2004. In October 2015 she was inducted into the Ohio University Athletics Hall of Fame. During her career, she garnered Honorable Mention All-American, National Setter of the Year and Mid-American Conference Player of the Year honors. She also led the Ohio Bobcats to two consecutive Mid-American Conference Championships and NCAA appearances. She currently holds various records at Ohio University including career assists and assists per set.  Bri graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration with double majors in finance and management.

Following her collegiate career, Bri played a year of professional volleyball for RC Villebon 91 in Paris, France from 2005-06 and led her team to a French National title. While overseas, she coached a regional women's team, which helped her realize her passion for coaching.  

Bri has several years of experience coaching middle school and high school teams and camps in Dallas, Cleveland, Bloomington, Indiana, Athens, Ohio, Lexington and Atlanta. She was the Co-Director of Mean Green Juniors in Dallas, Texas and Head Coach for the 12-1s and 14-2s from 2010-2011.  From 2009-2010 Bri was the Director of Hoosierland Juniors in Bloomington, Indiana while coaching the 14-1s.  Bri helped grow the Juniors’ program (ages 10-14) from 2 teams in 2008-09 to 6 teams in 2009-10.  At the 2011 Adult National Championships in Dallas Bri set for her gold medal winning team and earned Most Valuable Player in the Women’s AA Division. 

In addition to her role as setting coach, Bri runs the CAJ Volley Skills and Volley Aces program for K-9th grade.

Bri resides in Marietta with her husband, Kennesaw State Head Women’s Volleyball Coach Keith Schunzel along with 8 year old son Griffin and 3 year old son Grady. 

Clinic Coach: 
Clinic Coach

History

Member for
8 years 5 months