2015 Coaches



Carl Lucas

14 Black Head Coach
Carl Lucas

Coach Lucas is in his eighth year at the Circle City Volleyball Club. In the past eight years, he has coached teams in all age groups.  He has had 18's and 16's team qualify for USAV Nationals. His 18's teams have finished as high as 5th at AAU Nationals, his 16's team finished 5th at the Bluegrass Pre-Qualifier and 5th at the Mid-East Qualifier, his 14's teams have finished as high as 2nd at the Asics Junior National Championships, and his 12's teams have finished 5th the previous two years at the Asics Junior National Championships.

Carl is in his fourth year as the Head Coach of Ben Davis High School. Prior to Ben Davis, he coached at Avon High School in Indiana and Woodbridge Senior High School in Virginia.

Before moving back to Indiana, Carl spent 2 years coaching with the Ichiban VA Volleyball Club in Manassas, Virginia. There he was the 16-1 Assistant Coach for two years and the 14-1 Head Coach for one year.

In addition to over a decade of various Adult and military base leagues, Carl also played two years of USAV Men’s Volleyball upon returning to Indiana. His team has finished as high as 3rd at the Hoosier Regional Championships.

Carl is a 1996 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, holds the rank of Major in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, spent nearly 11 years as an active duty U.S. Marine Corps Officer, and is a Veteran having voluntarily served a year in Iraq.