Knights Tab Dwight Crump To Lead Boy’s Volleyball Team


Hillsdale is proud to announce that we will be offering men’s varsity volleyball in the Spring. “Hillsdale had the opportunity to add men’s volleyball this year and the timing is perfect because the PAL will offer a mens volleyball league for the first time ever. Dwight is a dedicated coach who has guided the lady Knights through the PAL Bay division and Dwight is excited to start the mens volleyball team,” added school AD Brett Stevenson.

This is Dwight’s third season as Head Varsity Volleyball Coach at Hillsdale High School. Dwight graduated from Madera High School in Madera, California where he was a 3-sport varsity athlete in football, basketball and track. He was a High School All-American in Track and Field in 1975 and 1976. He attended and earned his B.S. in Industrial Arts from Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo where he played college football for four years. Dwight has worked as an engineer for the past 34th years.

Dwight started playing volleyball in elementary school and started coaching volleyball in 1983. He enjoyed playing and coaching competitive recreation coed volleyball teams for adults where his team won 9 competitive coed recreation titles and 1 competitive coed recreation championship title. Dwight’s volleyball coaching career with junior high athletes spans 23 plus years (including coaching track and field). Dwight has been coaching elementary school volleyball at St Gregory School in San Mateo where his teams have won 11 league titles. In 2010 and 2011 he guided his 7th Grade J.V. & 8th Grade Varsity team to a perfect 10-0 season including league and division championships titles. He also has provided individual volleyball conditioning and training for junior high, high school and college students in preparation for their school volleyball season.

This is Dwight’s fourth year coaching club volleyball. Prior to joining Red Rock, Dwight coached at Payes Volleyball Club. In 2012 Dwight coached the Payes 14 Cardinal volleyball team that earned a National Bid to Junior Nationals held in Columbus, Ohio and in 2013 he coach the Red Rock 14 Crimson team. In 2014 Dwight Red Rock Volleyball Club 14 Black team earned a 2014 National Bid to Junior Nationals. Dwight is currently the head coach of the Red Rock Volleyball Club 14 Crimson team for the 2015 club season and this years Red Rock 14 Crimson earned 2015 USA Bid to Junior Nationals.

Dwight enjoys coaching volleyball, track & field, and basketball, and staying fit. When he is not coaching he enjoys spending time with family and friends.

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