CRESTON--Rita Schroeder is stepping down from the head volleyball coaching position at Southwestern Community College. Schroeder has been at the helm of the Spartans for the past 25 years, earning her 700th win during the 2009 volleyball season. She will remain on staff as the assistant volleyball coach for the 2010 volleyball season. The head coach position will be opened in advance of recruiting for the 2011 volleyball team.
Anna Waymaster will be serving as interim head coach for the Spartans volleyball team this fall. Waymaster played for Schroeder during the 2006 and 2007 volleyball seasons and has been SWCC’s assistant volleyball coach during the 2008 and 2009 seasons. Waymaster will complete her bachelor’s degree in psychology and human services with Buena Vista University in Creston this summer.