Volleyball Provides Havili, Cutrone to Employees

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Purdue volleyball head coach Dave Shondell welcome Ainise Havili because the volunteer assistant coach and Ben Cutrone because the graduate supervisor.

“I am so grateful for our complete help employees that makes this program so profitable,” stated Shondell. “Ainise has exceptional enjoying expertise and high quality expertise within the teaching enviornment. Ben brings nice power and selflessness to our staff with a number of years of expertise managing with the Penn State program. Our gamers will profit significantly from this group of younger and gifted volleyball fans. ”

Havili, a three-time AVCA All-American with the Kansas Jayhawks, joins the Purdue employees because the volunteer assistant coach. Throughout her time as a Jayhawk (2014-17), Havilli turned the primary participant in Huge 12 Convention historical past to be named Huge 12 Setter of the Yr. Moreover, Havili’s success led to 4 First Group All-Huge 12 and AVCA All-Midwest Area First Group accolades and culminated in changing into Kansas’ all-time assists chief.

Following her collegiate profession, Havili performed abroad from 2019-21 for the Allianz MTV Stuttgart in Germany (2019-2020) and Karayollari Spor Kulubu in Turkey (2020-21) earlier than returning stateside. Since then, the previous setter served as an assistant coach for the Texas Picture Volleyball Membership whereas working for Signature Consultants as a recruiter.

Havili graduated from Kansas in Might 2018 with a bachelor of science in sport administration and a grasp’s in advertising and marketing from Arizona in 2019 whereas competing for the Wildcats’ seaside volleyball staff.

Cutrone graduated cum laude from Penn State in 2021 with a bachelor of science in provide chain administration and minors in administration info methods, authorized setting of enterprise and sociology. Whereas a scholar, Cutrone served as a supervisor for the Penn State volleyball staff, the place he labored with student-athletes to develop talent in and outdoors of observe, assist implement recreation plans throughout matches, scouted opponents and oversaw logistical wants throughout observe and matches.

Moreover, Cutrone was head coach of the Central Penn membership staff in winter 2020 after serving because the assistant coach for a 12 months within the membership system. Most lately, Cutrone comes from Frito-Lay, the place he served as facility operations supervisor in Burlington, New Jersey.

“Ben has impressed me along with his versatility and want to do no matter is important to enhance our staff,” added Shondell. “Ainise’s success and confidence as a collegiate {and professional} participant will likely be an incredible asset to our gamers. Her information as a First Group All-America athlete will assist develop our setting crew.”

The 2022 Purdue volleyball season will start on August 26 on the Tennessee Basic in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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