KERA DUKIC | HEAD COACH
After a stellar playing career at Arkansas Tech where she earned all-conference and all-region honors, Kera Dukic returns to her alma mater to serve as head volleyball coach.
Under her tutelage, Whitney Battoe was named all-America and The Sun Conference Player of the Year. Three Bobcats were named to the all-conference first team, while her team matched its on-court success with academic success as seven players were named Academic All-Sun Conference.
Prior to her stint at St. Thomas, Dukic spent three seasons as an assistant coach at Central Region rival Central Oklahoma. During her three-year tenure at UCO, the Bronchos went a combined 89-14, with six players earning all-conference honors and one player earning All-America honors in her final season.
Dukic started her coaching career at Arkansas Tech as a graduate assistant under former head coach Kristy Bayer. During her three years on Bayer's staff, Dukic helped the Golden Suns go 87-26, winning two conference titles and advancing to two NCAA tournaments. Dukic earned two all-Gulf South Conference honors during her playing career and was named Daktronics Second Team All-Region as a senior. She was awarded the NCAA Division II Degree Completion Award in 2011.
As a standout setter at Arkansas Tech, Dukic was a part of two league championship teams. She finished her career with 2,693 career assists, ranking fifth all-time in program history.
EMILY TODD | STUDENT ASSISTANT
Emily Todd was a two year standout for the Arkansas Tech University Golden Suns. She transferred from DI University of Colorado after her sophomore year. At Arkansas Tech University, she was a two time First Team All-Conference outside hitter, earning New Comer of the Year in her first season. She was named captain of the 2014 squad. During her two seasons at Arkansas Tech University, she led the team to two conference championships and two NCAA appearances. Todd graduated Magna Cum Laude from Arkansas Tech University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Health and Physical Education. Todd is currently a graduate assistant coach with the Arkansas Tech University Volleyball Program.
Todd has coached three years with the Suns Volleyball Club. She has also conducted many camps within the state of Arkansas, and she has worked one-on-one with many local players.
Emily Tripp | Graduate Assistant Coach
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