Brian Garrepy is back for his 6th season as an assistant coach for the Johnson & Wales Men's Volleyball Team.
Garrepy, a fifth grade teacher in the North Kingston, RI, was a two time Rhode Island All-State Outside Hitter at North Kingstown High School. He attended Mass. Maritime Academy and the University of Rhode Island (URI). He has degrees in English and Elementary Education.
Garrepy began his volleyball coaching career while at URI, where he assisted with the Girl's Varsity Volleyball team in Narragansett High School in 2001. From there, he moved on to coach the junior varsity girls team at North Kingstown High School from 2003-2004. Following 2004, Garrepy was named the head Girl's Volleyball varsity coach. During his 5 year tenure, he amassed a record of 85-14 with two state championship appearances and one state championship title.
Garrepy has worked, and directed, numerous volleyball clinics and camps throughout RI.
Garrepy works primarily with the Left Side players as well as the Liberos and Defensive Specialists. He is a defensive guru and also one of the top recruiters for the program.