14 Hickory - Head Coach


Coach Info

  • Shortest of her siblings
  • Drinks green tea obsessively
  • Loves the Texas Longhorns
  • Enjoys hiking, exercising, and scrapbooking
  • Stared playing volleyball at age 7

Coach Bio

This season (2020-2021) Haleigh Evans is the head coach for Roots Volleyball’s second 14s team – 14 Hickory.

Haleigh was born in Victoria, Texas. She attended Edna High School in Edna, Texas and graduated in 2016. She racked up a number of awards including District Newcomer of the Year (2012), All-Area Second Team (2012),-District First Team (2013), All-District Setter MVP (2013), All-Area First Team (2014), All-District MVP Setter (2014), All-District MVP, All-Area First Team (2015), All-District MVP Setter (2015), All-District MVP (2015), and the Fighting Heart Award (2015)

She continued her volleyball career collegiately at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and will graduate with a degree in EC-12 Physical Education this coming May. She continued earning on the court accolades including All-West Division Honorable Mention (2016, 2017), Second Team All-West Division (2018), 10 ASC West Division Defensive Player of the week awards, and led her team to a 2018 Conference Championship (2018). She also excelled off the court earning a spot on the ASC Fall All-Academic Team (2016, 2017, 2018).

Haleigh has assisted a number of Roots Volleyball program and many summer camps at UMHB. She also coach Roots Volleyball’s 12 White team last season. She is looking forward to coaching high school in the Austin-area after graduation. This is Haleigh’s second season with the Roots Volleyball family.