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Karen Davis Inducted to AVCA Hall of Fame

St. Joseph’s Academy Assistant Principal Karen Davis has been selected to be inducted to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Hall of Fame. Davis has earned this prestigious acknowledgement through her hard work and dedication to the program. She coached at the Academy for 21 seasons and led the Angels to win eight state championships and four state semifinals. The SJA community is beyond proud of this incredible accomplishment.

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Davis’ past players were overjoyed with the news of her induction. Here are a few words they shared about their coach:
  • “You knew every player on the team was capable of more. I am forever grateful that you challenged me when I needed it. So well deserved.”
  • "She is an amazing coach, who made my high school volleyball experience unforgettable."
  • “Thank you for not only teaching us how to be better volleyball players, but for pushing us to become the people we are today.”
  • “I think you helped us all achieve bigger and better things and encouraged us to truly fulfill our potential. Thanks so much for being a great coach and for putting your heart and soul into everything you do.”
  • “You earned it and I am so glad that I was a part of your outstanding journey. You made such an incredible impact on my career and the career of so many others.”
  • “She pushed me to become a better volleyball player and more confident woman. She perfectly exemplifies the mission statement, “Not I, But We,” and I owe much of my past, current, and future successes to Karen. I will never forget all she has done for me.’’
St. Joseph’s Academy is a private, Catholic high school for girls in St. Louis, Missouri, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. Our mission is to provide quality Catholic education for young women in an environment that challenges them to grow in faith, knowledge, and respect for self and others. Our community expects these young women to make a profound impact in the world.

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