12-Under Armour Assistant Coach
Kami Bratcher returns as the assistant coach for 12-UA this season. Under Kami’s assistance in 2018, the 12-UA team won the OKRVA Regional tournament and qualified for Nationals where they placed in the top 40.
As a player, Kami played for Oklahoma Peak Performance for 6 years, and the Edmond North Huskies for the entirety of her high school career.
During her club volleyball career she received six bids to nationals, as well as placed fifth in the JNVCs in 2011 and third in 2015. Her freshman year of high school she was awarded most valuable player, as well as several all-tournament awards. She was also voted team captain for her freshman team. Kami received the Husky award for outstanding character freshman through senior year. Her high school team placed second at the 6A tournament in 2013, placed third in the 6A state tournament in 2014, and WON the 6A state championship in 2015. She was voted team captain her senior year of high school in 2015.
Kami received a volleyball scholarship to Seminal State in 2016 were she was voted team captain her freshman and Sophomore years of junior college. Kami was starting outside hitter and left back through the entirety of her freshman and Sophomore year and received several all- tournament awards throughout each season. Kami was ranked 17th in the nation on the JNCAA website for her hitting percentage, her freshman year of college. team captain for Seminal State as well as a starting all-around (backrow frontrow) player.
Kami later transferred to Southwestern Christian University where she was a consistently ranked within the top five in the NAIA Sooner Athletic conference for her kills per set, digs per set, and hitting percentage. Kami’s volleyball career was cut short after suffering form a torn ACL midway through her junior year and again re-injuring her knee at the start of her senior year.
Kami started her coaching journey coaching for several YMCA teams and giving private lesson to friends, family, teammates, and young athletes that watched her play during her high school/ college career. This is where Kami developed her passion for helping young athletes play to their potential.
Now Kami has been giving private lessons to many of the Oklahoma’s top athletes for three consecutive years. She now is the head coach for the freshman and JV teams of Oklahoma City Storm volleyball and assistant coach to the varsity team coaching under the incredibly talented Holly McKamie. This is Kami’s third year coaching the Charge 12UA team. She plans to expand her coaching experience this year and is very excited to coach for Oklahoma Charge Volleyball Club. Kami is excited to continue coaching alongside the brilliant Regena Young and is ready to send another team to JNVC’s.