16-National Head Coach

Heath Kufahl

Heath returns as the 16 National coach in 2023-24 after a stellar season in 2023. His 16N team last season had many highlights including a 2nd place finish at the OKRVA Regional Championships, a 4th place finish at Lone Star National Qualifier and numerous tournament titles.

Heath Kufahl led one of the most successful volleyball programs in Oklahoma for 14 years at Christian Heritage Academy, winning four state titles and finishing runner-up three times. He followed that up by winning the Home School National Title as the Head Coach for the Oklahoma City Storm High School team last season. This year, Heath will lead the Southwest Covenant School volleyball program.

Heath coached volleyball at Christian Heritage Academy for over two decades, 14 of those at the high school level. During his tenure at CHA his teams qualified for 14 straight state tournament appearances, had 3 state runner-ups, and 4 state championships in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 at the 4A and 5A level.

In addition, in 2019, Heath was named the UnderArmour National Coach of the Year, representing the West in the UnderArmour All-American game. Heath also coached high school basketball for 14 years at CHA, leading teams to four state tournament appearances and one state runner-up. Last club season Heath was the 16-3 coach for Peak

He currently works as the CMO for Echo1612 and is a leadership consultant with GIANT. Heath is married to Lacey Kufahl and has 8 children. He is a foodie, always looking for new restaurants, and enjoys playing golf.