A graduate of McClintock High School in Tempe, Brigita participated in basketball, track and field, and volleyball where she was a starting setter coached by Molly West. Encouraged by Molly to try out for the volleyball team at Scottsdale Community College, Brigita walked on her Freshman year and was offered a scholarship for her Sophmore year playing under Regina Mannix and Pat Mooney.
Brigita’s coaching career started in 1994 at Little Devils Gymnastics in Scottsdale where she coached boys and girls ages 3 to 13 for 5 years. She began coaching volleyball at the Ahwatukee Foothills YMCA in 2011 where she coached girls 12 and under and coed 7th-9th graders until 2016. Her introduction to club volleyball was in the 2014-15 season as Assistant Coach for Ahwatukee Club VOS 12s. 2015 was Brigita’s first year at Spiral Volleyball Academy as Head Coach for the girls’ 12 Black and 16 Blue teams. She continued as Head Coach of the 12 Black team for two years and was Head Coach for the 13 Black team for the 2018-2019 season.
Brigita joined the Desert Vista Volleyball Program as Freshman Assistant Coach in 2015. She spent the next two seasons assisting with the Freshman and JV programs and 2019 will mark her first year as Junior Varsity Head Coach. Brigita has also been the Assistant Coach for the Beach Volleyball Program since its inaugural season in 2016. a