Why Women’s Volleyball at NHTI?

The Lynx have a strong program that is consistently at the top of the YSCC and as a participant in the USCAA National tournaments. 

Our Coaches

Katie Weijer, Head Coach

518-935-0108; kurbranski29@gmail.com

Katie Weijer is a graduate of Fordham University with a Masters Degree in Social Work and an undergraduate degree from Siena College with a BS in Social Work. Weijer has coached volleyball at Schalmont High School (NY) and with the Northeast Thunder program of Albany, N.Y.

Jill Ciampa, Assistant Coach

207-631-7407 – jciampa5@gmail.com

Jill Ciampa joined NHTI as an assistant coach of the volleyball program in the fall of 2015. She previously coached Pelham High School from 2007-10. Jill played in high school at Pelham and continues to play in local adult leagues in the Concord area. After high school, Jill played at Northern Essex CC and currently works as the human resource director for Rymes Propane & Oil in Concord.

Current Women’s Roster

Details to come.


Details to come.

Past Championships

YSCC Champions: 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016, 2017
USCAA Tournament Appearances: 2007, 2012, 2015, 2016

2019-20 Season Headlines

NHTI Volleyball Drops Contest to Paul Smith’s College in YSCC Final Four (10/21)


PAUL SMITH’S, NY – The NHTI Volleyball team lost what could be their final match of  the season dropping the match in straight-sets to Paul Smith’s College (18-25, 13-25, 6-25). Jailyn Robinson led the Lynx with five kills and three digs. Suhanna Miller added four kills, two assists and a service ace. Shannon Armstrong contributed three kills, eight digs, a service ace and an assist. Armstrong was also named to the YSCC All-Conference Team on Saturday.

NHTI Volleyball Goes 1-1 Over the Weekend (10/07)


CONCORD – The NHTI Volleyball team started off the weekend defeating Bunker Hill CC in straight sets (25-21, 25-21, 25-19) before they fell to conference foe Unity College in three sets (17-25, 25-21, 25-22). Shannon Armstrong led the Lynx with 11 kills over the two matches. Armstrong added four aces, and seven digs. Jailyn Robinson added 10 kills, five digs, an ace and a block. Kayla Galipeault contributed 34 assists, six kills, six aces, two digs and a pair of blocks.

NHTI Volleyball Drops Contest to Great Bay CC in Straight Sets (10/03)


PORTSMOUTH – The NHTI Volleyball team fell to Great Bay CC on Thursday in straight sets (12-25, 21-25, 14-25). On the year NHTI is 7-7 with a 5-4 record in the YSCC good for third place. For the contest Kayla Galipeault led the Lynx with three kills, six assists, two blocks and a dig. Addie Lacey contributed three kills, two blocks and three digs, while Shannon Armstrong added two kills, six assists, an ace and a pair of digs. 

NHTI Volleyball Goes 1-2 Over the Week (09/30)

CONCORD – The NHTI Volleyball team went 1-2 over the weekend against non-conference opponents. The Lynx started their week defeating Northern Essex CC in five sets (25-22, 17-25, 25-13, 21-25, 15-11). NHTI followed by losing two on Sunday first against Five Towns College in five sets (16-25, 23-25, 25-20, 30-28, 13-15) and then against Old Westbury in three sets (19-25, 16-25, 16-25). Shannon Armstrong led the Lynx over the week with 16 kills, 24 digs, 23assist, and 10 aces. Addie Lacey added 16 kills of her own with 25 digs, three aces and an assist. Kayla Galipeault contributed 12 kills, 24 digs, 25 assists and six aces.

NHTI Volleyball is ranked #10 in the USCAA Fall Coaches Week 1 Poll (09/26)


CONCORD – On Wednesday the Unites States Collegiate Athletic Association soccer and volleyball fall coaches week 1 poll was released and the NHTI Volleyball team was ranked tenth.

The NHTI Volleyball team has a record of 6-4 this season under first year head coach Katie Weijer. The Lynx are ranked second in aces per set and nineteenth in points per set.

For the individual statistics in the USCAA, Kayla Galipeault ranks eleventh in aces per set (0.94) as well as twenty-third in assists per set (3.69). Suhanna Miller ranks fourteenth in aces per set (0.88) and Addie Lacey ranks twenty-first in the same category (0.75).

NHTI Volleyball Goes 1-2 Over the Weekend (09/22)


CONCORD – The NHTI Volleyball team went 1-2 over the weekend. NHTI lost both matches on Saturday losing to UMaine Machias in four sets (25-21, 18-25, 19-25, 22-25), and dropping a contest to Paul Smith’s College in three sets  (23-25, 17-25, 14-25). On Sunday the Lynx bounced back defeating Central Maine CC in three sets (25-15, 25-17, 25-16). Shannon Armstrong led NHTI over the weekend collecting 22 kills, 15 aces, and a dig.

NHTI Volleyball Defeats Northern Essex CC in Straight Sets (09/18)


CONCORD – The NHTI Volleyball team won their third-straight match as they defeated Northern Essex CC in three sets (25-13, 25-12, 25-17) on Wednesday. The Lynx had a balance attack as Addie Lacey and Jailyn Robinson led the team with five kills each. Suhanna Miller added six aces and a pair of kills while Kayla Galipeault had four aces and 11 assists.

NHTI Volleyball kicks off 2019 winning 2 of 3 Matches on Saturday (09/07)

Paul Smith’s, NY – The NHTI Volleyball team picked up a pair of wins in their first action in 2019. It was also the first two collegiate wins for Head Coach Katie Weijer in her first season at NHTI. In match one the Lynx defeated University of Maine Machias in straight sets (25-19, 25-9, 25-13). In match two NHTI defeated Unity College in a five set match (17-25, 25-22, 25-23, 10-25, 15-9). Finally the Lynx dropped their third match to Paul Smith’s College in three sets. (14-25, 13-25, 22-25). Shannon Armstrong led NHTI with 27 kills over the three matches. Kayla Galipeault added a busy day with 11 aces, seven kills, five digs and 52 assists while Addie Lacey contributed double-digit kills with 18.