Meet Our Directors
Arsenal Proud

Arsenal Volleyball Academy started with a purpose to better the club volleyball experience for players, families, and coaches.  As volleyball coaches, we experienced flaws in the club volleyball environment that we vowed to change.  That's when Arsenal was born.  Our mission is to create a better club volleyball experience for our coaches, players, and families.  We add value to the communities we live and travel through the Arsenal difference:

 

Experienced Coaches

Dedicated Directors

Top Training

Proud Parents

Stronger Players

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RUSTY OPPER

Director

Rusty has experience head coaching high school teams St. Ignatius Boys Varsity, Trinity High School Girls Varsity, and clubs Cincy Classics, Elevation, CVC, and Arsenal in the 14s, 15s, 16s, 17s, and 18s age groups.  He manages training, player development, and digitization. 

Contact: ropper@arsenalvb.com

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BRIAN SCHUMACHER

Director

Brian has experience head coaching high school teams Mt. Healthy Boys Varsity, McAuley Girls JV, and clubs Cincy Classics, MVA, and Arsenal in the 14s, 15s, and 16s age groups.  He manages coach hiring, placement, and development.

Contact: bschumacher@arsenalvb.com

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KELLIE SCHUMACHER (BARNHART)

Director

Kellie has club head coaching experience with Arsenal in the 14s, 15s, and 16s age groups.  She manages tournament scheduling, uniforms and spiritwear, marketing, and administration.

Contact: kbarnhart@arsenalvb.com

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DREW NABER

Assistant Director

Drew has experience coaching high school teams Badin Girls Freshman, Mercy McAuley JV, Monroe Girls Varsity and JV, Sycamore Boys Varsity, Roger Bacon Boys JV, and Arsenal in the 15s, 16s, and 17s, age groups.  2014 Asics Jr National Champions.  He manages recruiting.

Contact: anaber@arsenalvb.com

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RYAN ARNOLD

Assistant Director

Ryan has experience coaching at the University of Alabama, Roger Bacon Girls Varsity, Roger Bacon Boys Varsity, and Arsenal in the 15s,16s, and 17s age groups.  He manages recruiting.

Contact: rarnold@arsenalvb.com