Evan Sanders
University of Colorado, Boulder
Evan Sanders
Assistant Coach
evangella.sanders@colorado.edu
University of Colorado, Boulder

Division 1


Colorado native Evan Sanders is in her third season as an assistant coach at the University of Colorado, joining the program in February of 2016.  





Sanders came to Colorado after serving one season as a volunteer assistant at the University of Texas. The Longhorns were the NCAA runner-up and finished the season with a 30-3 overall record. UT also won the Big 12 Conference with a 15-1 mark.


 
Prior to her year at Texas, Sanders played professional volleyball around the world, including Albi, France, Markopoulos, Greece and in the Professional Volleyball League for the Florida Wave.
 
During her collegiate career, Sanders spent time at Colorado State and the University of Washington.





In the spring of 2010, Sanders made the U.S. National A2 Team as one of four setters on the select 24-player roster. She competed on the USA Blue squad that won the gold medal at the 2010 Volleyball Open National Championships in Phoenix.
 
The Lafayette, Colo., native graduated from Centaurus High School in 2008 where she lettered in volleyball, basketball and track. Sanders was a three-year captain and a four-year letterwinner on the volleyball team. During her senior year, she was named All-Colorado and to the Denver Post 4A First Team. Sanders was the Skyline Conference Player of the Year her senior, sophomore and freshman years and was an all-conference selection all four years. As a freshman, she was named a Volleyball Magazine Fab-50 Freshman.