Kevin Pratte, Head Coach
Kevin Pratte will begin his first season as the MSJC women's volleyball coach during the 2013 season.
Pratte comes to MSJC from Langston Hughes Academy in Stockton where for the past two seasons he has served as the Athletic Director and head girls volleyball coach. This past season Coach Pratte led Langston Hughes to their first ever CIF play-off appearance. For his efforts and his team's accomplishments Pratte was named the 2012 Mountain Valley League Coach of the Year.
Prior to his stint at Langston Hughes, Pratte was an assistant coach for the men's volleyball team at the University of Pacific in 2010 and 2011. During the 2009 season Coach Pratte spent the season as a graduate assistant coach with the University of Nebraska's women's volleyball team.
Pratte, a native of Hemet, was a standout high school player at Hemet High where he lettered in volleyball all four years. He was named First Team All Conference each of his four seasons and in his senior year for the Bulldogs was named the Press Enterprise's Inland Empire Player of the Year. Following his career at Hemet High, Pratte went on to play at the University of Pacific where his team was ranked as high as #7 in the country his sophomore season. As a senior Pratte was a starting outside hitter for the Tigers.
Coach Pratte holds a Masters Degree in Education Administration from the University of Pacific.