PHSC is a member of the National Junior College Activities Association (NJCAA) and the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA).
The volleyball program is admired throughout the nation for its winning tradition. The program has proven itself to be a leading contender for the region championship every year. Through its history, the program has remained successful.
Coach Kim Whitney is in her thirteenth season leading the Conquistadors and holds a twelve year career record of 336-132, a .717 winning percentage, and an average of 28 wins per season. Whitney has led the Conquistadors to twelve straight regional tournament appearances, six District P championship titles, six NJCAA national tournament appearances, three Suncoast Conference championships, and in 2010 won the NJCAA DII National Championship.
Whitney (formerly Zschau) is a graduate of Kansas State University, where she still holds records for most games played and most double-doubles, and is a top record keeper for games played, double grand/career (kills/digs), and digs. Her outstanding performance at KSU earned a spot on the USA Women’s National Team in 2001. Whitney played indoor volleyball professionally in Gijon, Spain, Barcelona, Spain, and for the United States Professional Volleyball League’s Grand Rapids Force. She played professional outdoor beach volleyball for the AVP, EVP and other local tours, and finished in the top ten on the AVP tour at Louisville (Ky.) in 2007, Virginia Beach (Va.) in 2010, and Hermosa Beach (Calif.) in 2010.
PHSC has a very competitive schedule playing the top teams throughout the state. Many out-of-state teams also travel to play against our highly respected program. PHSC volleyball prides itself on graduating its student athletes on time. Numerous graduates have continued their athletic endeavors at various four-year institutions throughout the nation. Others have also chosen to concentrate solely on their academics as they worked toward their degree(s).
Pasco-Hernando State College is proud of its entire athletic program and the volleyball program is the crown jewel of that pride.