• LYNN ROSENDALE

    Lynn coached at Grace for five years from 1989-93.  She was a three year All-Conference multi-sport athlete at GR Christian High School.  Voted the Eagle Award her senior year for most valuable all-around athlete, Lynn took her skills to Calvin College.  She made the MIAA All Conference team three years and was the MVP her senior year.  Her team made the NCAA III Final Four that year.

    Coming to Grace, Lynn immediately worked in bringing volleyball to a respectable level of play in the NCCAA.  In only her third year at Grace her team finished in 3rd place at the national tournament, to this day, the highest finish for volleyball at GBC.  She was the first coach in all team sports at Grace, men or women, to take a team to the National semi-finals and did it two years in a row.  She is the all-time leader in matchwins with 71 and three times named the NCCAA Mideast Region Coach of the Year.  In 1993, Lynn finished as the runner-up to the National Coach of the Year.

    Lynn is currently the Director of Publications at Calvin College.  She is married to Larry and the mother of Kayla and Britteny.