Coach Megan Blaylock has been associated with the Walters State volleyball program since its birth in 2012. She was a member of the first two volleyball teams before serving two years as assistant coach under previous head coach Jasmin Coleman.
Coach Meg is entering her third season as head coach at Walters State. In 2017, she coached the Lady Senators to their first ever Region VII Championship, first national ranking and a 22-3 record. She has coached for Extreme Volleyball Club of Morristown, TN for four years and worked summer camps at the University of Tennessee and Tusculum University.
While playing at Walters State, Coach Meg helped the Lady Senators finish 2nd place in the 2013 Region X tournament as a second year program. She was awarded with being a distinguished scholar-athlete by the TCCAA before graduating cum laude. She played her prep volleyball at Morristown East as an outside hitter. In high school, she was named All Conference, All Region and All Northeast TN first teams and broke three school records as a junior.
Coach Meg makes an emphasis on academic excellence with her teams. Six of her student-athletes were named NJCAA All-Academic 2nd & 3rd Teams during the 2017-18 season. The volleyball team has also produced the highest team GPA at Walters State the past two years.
Coach Meg has a B.S. in Exercise Science from East Tennessee State University and an A.S. in General Studies from Walters State. She is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Kinesiology and Sport Science.