Joliet Junior College - Volleyball

JJC Volleyball Camps

Camp Director - Head Coach Dan Brown

Coach Brown brings over 20 years of coaching experience to JJC with the previous eight as a Division I Assistant Coach.

Mostly recent Coach Brown was a part of the Western Illinois program. While there he directed a team defense that went from 300th in the country to a ranking in the top 50. Which included a top 30 rank in the country libero. Within the Summit League Western moved from a last place team defensively to top half after their first year.

Coach Brown also had success building camps. Western saw a growth in their individual participants from 30 their first summer to 100 in each of this last. He also created their first Prospects camp which drew 50 participants and created their first team camp that included 29 teams.

Previous to Western Coach Brown was the Associate Head Coach for the University of North Dakota from 2010 to 2014. During his tenure at UND their program won over 100 matches and included two Great West Conference Championships and one Big Sky Conference Championship. Coach Brown was successful in recruiting back to back Big Sky Freshman of the year and help oversee the training of back to back Setters of the Year.

Prior to North Dakota Coach Brown was a volunteer Assistant in 2009 for the University of Minnesota. He was responsible for coaching the primary passer and included a run to the 2009 Final Four.

Coach Brown’s career includes multiple years at the Club and High School level in the Minneapolis area. Most notably his 15 years at Minnesota One. Where he was the 15-1 Head Coach and Youth Director. During that time Coach Brown trained multiple future DI athletes and twice Qualified for the USA 15 Open Championships.