OCU Inks Tallmadge High School Standout Katy Helmuth
TALLMADGE, OH - Ohio Christian University volleyball coach Dave Hopewell has signed Katy Helmuth from Tallmadege High School. Helmuth has a played a key role for Tallmadge over the last 3 seasons, while playing under the direction of coach Geoff Wagner.
Helmuth is an outside hitter that enjoyed great prep career at Tallmadge. She was a three year letter winner for the Blue Devils in volleyball. In her senior year she was awarded the "Athlete of the Week" award. She played a key role in her team reaching the sectional championship match in October of 2011. Helmuth is a gifted outside hitter that will be a big contributor for OCU over the next four years.
"Katy is a great fit for our program," said head coach Dave Hopewell. "She is a strong outside hitter and she will help us take our program to another level as we look to compete for a Regional Championship. Beyond her athletic skills, she is a quality young person that comes from a great family. This is a great addition for our campus family and I couldn't be happier about where our program is headed."