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!

University of Pennsylvania

  • USA TODAY's 2015 #1 School 
  • NCAA - Di - Ivy League Experience
  • ​PHL Airport is just 15 min away!
  • ​Beautiful Walking Campus

Coaching Staff

  • A/C Dorms
  • Suite-Style 2-4 per Room
  • Camp Store/Movie Lounge
  • ​24 - Hour Supervision


NCAA - D1 - Ivy League Champions

'77, '83, '86, '89, '90, '01, '02, '03, '09, '10

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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.

Live where the Athletes Live!

Coming in a day early? Have a roommate request? Transportation questions? All questions can be answered by our camp directors!

See what Campers are Saying!

What was your favorite part of camp?

  • "The intense scrimmages and tournament"
  • "Getting to meet people from across the country and seeing what it's like to play as a Penn athlete"
  • "I really like learning about the mental part of volleyball. Most camps don't teach that!"
  • "Getting personal coaching, it was one of the most fun camps I've been to!"

  • Easy Access
  • 5 Courts in one location
  • Division I gym experience
  • ​Climate-controlled (Rockwell Gym)

The Palestra/Rockwell gymnasiums

​​KMC Volleyball camps 

at the

University of Pennsylvania 

​At The Palestra

with Penn Head Coach Katie Schumacher-Cawley