University of Pennsylvania Volleyball Camps

At The Palestra with Head Coach Katie Schumacher-Cawley and the KMC Volleyball Camp Staff


Head Coach at University of Pennsylvania - Division I - Ivy League Volleyball

An All-America and NCAA champion as a player at Penn State University, Coach Schumacher-Cawley is now the head coach at the University of Pennsylvania. She comes to Penn after 14 years experience at the University of Illinois-Chicago. As a player, she helped lead the Nittany Lions to the 1999 NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship and three Big Ten Conference titles. She was a three-time All-Big Ten selection, 2x All-America, and an AVCA All-Region selection in 2001. 

Our commuter camp is designed for all ages 10-18. Our goal is to give you the opportunity to work on all skills to get ready for your season! A more economical option, you can attend all the gym sessions, without staying overnight.  Recommended for all campers, regardless of age or experience.

Penn Volleyball


Associate Camp Director - Deana JEspersen

Head Coach of Rowan University, Deana Jespersen joins the camp staff and brings with her 13 years head coaching experience. With 3 conference championships at Neumann and previous success at Swarthmore and Eastern, Deana knows what it takes to succeed at the DIII level around Philadelphia!

Camp Administrator - KERRY MAJOR CARR 

President and Owner- KMC Volleyball Camps

Kerry Major Carr has 20 years of camp experience while during her tenor coaching at the University of Pennsylvania. Under her tutelage, Penn won 5 Ivy Championships. The 2001 Northeast Region Coach of the Year, she has built her summer camp series into a nationally recognized destination for the best volleyball experience!

  • 2001, 2002, 2003, 2009, 2010 Ivy League Champions!
  • 3 Sessions of Daily Skill Instruction
  • AC Residence/dining!!
  • 4:1 Camper to Staff Ratio
  • All on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania

Overnight Camp

All our camp directors and staff are Penn Volleyball, through and through! No need to look any further, the Penn experience is all about learning the Penn Volleyball way of life!

We offer overnight camp for ages 15-18. Our goal with the 2017 Volleyball Camp is to provide individualized experiences in a team setting, as well as a great bonding experience staying in the college dorms. If your desire is to play at the next level, this is the camp for you!

DATES - August 3-6, 2017 - Come Join Us!

Overnight/Commuter Camp - Aug 3 - Aug 6, 2017

All ages welcome!  (15 yrs and older for overnight camp)