In 18 seasons at Central Connecticut State University, Coach Sagnelli, the 2017 NEC Coach of the Year (fourth time) and the 2017 ECAC Coach Of the Year has built Blue Devil Volleyball into one of the premier programs in the Northeast Conference.  Making an NEC Championship Tournament appearance in 15 out of the last 18 years Coach Sagnelli led the Blue Devils to the conference finals in 2012 & 2013 and most recently in 2017, winning the regular Season Championship.  Coach Sagnelli currently serves as a voting member for the NCAA Div 1 top 25 poll, is on the AVCA Head Coaches Committee and her team has be awarded the American Volleyball Coaches Association's National Academic award for the past 11 years, maintaining a cumulative gpa of 3.3 or greater

Come and learn from one of the top Division I College Volleyball Coaches in the state of Connecticut as she shares her 30 years of collegiate coaching experience.

Coach Shell has been with the Blue Devil Volleyball program for the past  16 seasons as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator.


As the First Assistant and Recruiting Coordinator at Central Connecticut State University, Coach Shell has experience in the evaluation and recruitment of highly qualified student athletes from some of the best Junior Volleyball clubs in the country.  He currently is a member of the NCAA Assistant Coaches Committee.