Recruiting Stories

Class of 2021

Zoe Crow - Missouri State

Jenny Ille - Carson Newman

Kristen Schenck - South Carolina

Chase Teal - South Carolina

Lauren Wilcock - South Carolina

Class of 2020

Gabi Bramante - Stetson

Skylar Buckley - Mississippi State (Indoor)

Hannah Bunton - St. Andrews (Indoor)

Lauren Della - Stetson

Maddie Hart - Tampa

Makenzie Leblond - Stephen F. Austin

Gia Marinelli - Tampa

Kaley McLaughlin - Coastal Carolina

Class of 2019

Sarah Gasper - Southern Utah (Indoor)

Jenna Magner - Tampa

Logan Mosley - Virginia Tech (Indoor)

ZOE CROW - MISSOURI STATE

CLASS OF 2021

After playing with another beach club for several seasons, Zoe started playing beach with us in the fall of her junior year in hopes of getting more recruiting help. After visiting several campuses and participating in multiple showcases, Zoe found a great match for her incredible academic ability that allowed her to play D1 beach in college. In February of her Junior year, Zoe committed to play at Missouri State - Go Bears!

CHASE TEAL - SOUTH CAROLINA

CLASS OF 2021

Chase started playing beach full-time with us in 2017 as a freshman in high school. Chase went to many collegiate camps and several showcases. After talking with a number of different programs, Chase decided that South Carolina was her number one and committed to play D1 beach with them in October of her Sophomore year! Go Gamecocks!

KRISTEN SCHENCK - SOUTH CAROLINA

CLASS OF 2021

Kristen started playing beach full-time with us in 2018 as a sophomore in high school. Kristen had several offers to play beach, but her heart was always set on her dream school - South Carolina. Kristen's work ethic was unparalleled, and her work finally paid off when she committed to play beach at South Carolina in February of her Junior year! Go Gamecocks!

MAKENZIE LEBLOND - STEPHEN F. AUSTIN

CLASS OF 2020

Makenzie started playing beach as a sophomore in high school. In addition to training regularly at Sinjin, Makenzie went to many collegiate showcases, camps, and spent several weeks competing in California. 2 years after beginning her beach journey, Makenzie had multiple D1 offers, and ultimately decided to attend Stephen F. Austin in Texas!  Go Makenzie!!

GABI BRAMANTE - STETSON

CLASS OF 2020

Gabi switched to playing beach full time in 2016 and quickly fell in love with the sand. After Gabi joined our National Team in 2017, Sinjin Beach coaches worked to help guide her through the collegiate recruiting process of attending showcases and camps. Less than 5 months later, as a sophomore in high school, Gabi committed to playing D1 Beach Volleyball at Stetson University. Congrats Gabi!

GIA MARINELLI - TAMPA

CLASS OF 2020

Gia was recruited to the University of Tampa during her junior year while training with Wilmington Beach Academy and playing indoor at Triangle Volleyball. After committing, Gia wanted to expand on her beach training and came to us to train with our National Select group. Gia still trains part-time with WBA.  Welcome to the family Gia, and go Spartans!

JENNA MAGNER - TAMPA

CLASS OF 2019

Jenna made the switch to playing beach full time in 2016. In 2017, Jenna joined Sinjin Beach's National Team in its inaugural season and made it clear that her goal was to play beach in college. 9 months later, before the start of her senior year, Jenna committed to playing Beach Volleyball at the University of Tampa. We love you Jenna!

LOGAN MOSLEY - VIRGINIA TECH

CLASS OF 2019

Logan is another pioneer player for the Carolina Region's beach game. If beach players had a jersey number, Logan's would be hanging in the rafters for sure! We have loved having Logan train in the sand with us! After many years of playing beach volleyball in the summer, Logan decided to play D1 indoor at Virginia Tech. Good luck Logan and go Hokies!

LAUREN WILCOCK - SOUTH CAROLINA

CLASS OF 2021

Lauren was recruited to South Carolina while training with her previous club. Lauren joined Sinjin Beach in an effort to get the highest level of training and coaching advice to prepare her to compete at the next level. Lauren is one of our first out-of-state club members and we're so excited to have her represent Sinjin Beach before she heads to South Carolina!

JENNY ILLE - CARSON NEWMAN

CLASS OF 2021

Jenny joined Sinjin's National Team as a sophomore after having never played beach volleyball. Jenny played with a variety of different partners during her first year. After spending two weeks competing on the beaches in California, Jenny visited Carson Newman's campus and fell in love with their program. One visit was enough for Jenny, and she committed to play at CNU. Go Eagles!

KALEY MCLAUGHLIN - COASTAL CAROLINA

CLASS OF 2020

Kaley was recruited to Coastal Carolina while training with her previous club. Kaley joined Sinjin Beach at the beginning of her senior year because of her desire to get plenty of playing time while being on the team at Coastal. We're pumped to help Kaley get better on her journey to play at the next level and can't wait to cheer her on as she competes at Coastal. Go Chants!

LAUREN DELLA - STETSON

CLASS OF 2020

Lauren had played indoors for the entirety of her time as a volleyball player but spent the summers playing in beach tournaments. As she grew to love the beach game more and more, she started traveling to various showcases and camps at different universities. Lauren decided in November of her junior year to commit to playing D1 beach volleyball at Stetson University! Go Hatters!

MADDIE HART - TAMPA

CLASS OF 2020

Maddie was recruited to play at Tampa while playing at her previous club. She joined Sinjin Beach for her senior year to train with our other college commits and drove 3 hours twice a week to practice! Her dedication to getting better will no doubt pay off at the next level, and we can't wait to see how far Maddie soars at the University of Tampa! Go Spartans!

SKYLAR BUCKLEY - MISSISSIPPI STATE

CLASS OF 2020

One of the top players to ever play beach volleyball in the Carolinas, Skylar is committed to playing D1 indoor at Mississippi State. Skylar uses the beach game to help with her ball control on the hard court and hopes to one day use her 5th year of eligibility to play in the sand! Skylar also helps as a coach for our summer program.

SARAH GASPER - SOUTHERN UTAH

CLASS OF 2019

Sarah played beach during the summer for many years and started training with Sinjin Beach during the club's first year. Before the start of her senior year, Sarah committed to play D1 indoor at the University of Southern Utah! We look forward to having Sarah back home to train with us during the summers!! Good luck Sarah and go Thunderbirds!!