Matthew McElhiney – Head Varsity Coach (10th Season at BR)
Head Beach Coach (3rd Season) / 941.962.4859

  • PCA Certified
  • USAV IMPACT Certified
  • USAV Beach IMPACT Certified
  • USAV Safe Sport Certified
  • 4th Grade Math/Science Teacher at Tara Elementary
  • Indoor Director WAVE Volleyball Club
  • Owner/Director Wave Beach Volleyball Club
  • 19 Years Coaching HS & Club Volleyball
  • Club Teams have Qualified 4 times for the US Junior Olympics
  • Finished 3rd at AAU Nationals and 5th at USAV Nationals in 2019.
  • 2018 & 2019 State Semi-Finalist for High School Beach Volleyball
  • 2018 & 2019 Regional Champions for High School Beach Volleyball


Frank Casaine – JV Head Coach (2nd Season at BR) / 941.201.2581

  • PCA Certified
  • USAV IMPACT Certified
  • Safe Sport Certified
  • Currently coaches for OTVA Sarasota

Coach Frank has been around volleyball for 35 years as a player and a coach. His love for the game of Volleyball began in high school, continued in College where he attended and played at LeMoyne College, in Syracuse, NY.

Franks coaching career began as a student athlete in college, where he coached Volleyball at the Jewish Community Center in Dewitt, NY. After graduating in 1991, Frank has coached in various capacities, in various Clubs on the east coast US. During his tenure Frank has coached various players that have moved on to play or have played NCAA volleyball.

When not coaching, Frank serves as Divisional Vice President of Logistics for Bealls Outlet Stores. Frank is married to Irmarie for 23 years and have three daughters.


Carolyne Casaine

Caronlyne Casaine- Freshman Coach (1st Season at BR) / 540.849.5611

Past Coaches

Ashley Hagood
Jon Sherfy
Lacey Blackman
Nathan Pickett
Amelia Levy
Whitney McElhiney
Jessie Jones
Stephanie Knispel
Steve Haugh
Nicki Vaporis
Ellie Loge
Kevin Thompson
Chad Sutton
Erin Spivey