Coaching Staff

Brittany Sisk

Head Coach

  • 2020 will be coach Sisk's third year as head coach
  • 2011 graduate of St. Mary's University (MN) with a Bachelor of Arts in Education.
  • Three-year letterwinner and twice served as captain while playing for the Cardinals.
  • Helped lead Cardinals to the NCAA III National Tournament her senior year.
  • Took over the Norse program after serving as head coach at Dominican University (IL).
  • She was also the head coach at Saint Joseph's College and NCAA II program from 2014 until 2017 when the school closed.
  • She has been an assistant coach at University of Wisconsin-River Falls (2012-14) and a volunteer assistant at Bethel University (2011-12).

Kellan Flynn

Assistant Volleyball Coach

  • The 2020 season will be coach Flynn's fourth year as an assistant
  • 2016 graduate of St. Cloud State University, Minn.
  • Four year varsity volleyball athlete at St. Cloud State University
  • Named Player to Watch in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference in 2014
  • Participated in the United States National Volleyball Team Tryouts in 2015
  • Hometown: Tomahawk, Wis.

Dawn Cherwinka

Assistant Coach

  • The 2020 season will be the third year with the Norse for Coach Cherwinka
  • B.A. degree in Fine Art from Winona State University - 1986
  • B.A. degree in Art Education from Mankato State University - 1994
  • M.A. degree in Educational Leadership with an Emphasis in Technology from Univeristy of Minnesota Moorhead - 2012
  • Joins Norse with 27 years of coaching high school volleyball
  • Northern Lights Club Coach (2009, 2011-14)
  • Head Volleyball Coach at Faribault High School (2003-11) where she was named Section 1AAA Coach of the Year in 2011
  • Head Volleyball Coach at Waterville-Elysian-Morriston (1996-2003)
  • Club Falcons Volleyball Director and coach (2003-12)
  • Assistant varsity coach at East Central High School (1988-1994)
  • Has coached and directed summer volleyball camps all over Minnesota during her career

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