Coach Hollenbeck returns for his fith year as head coach of the UC Santa Cruz Men’s Volleyball team.
The SLUGS have returned for another great season of Men's Volleyball! With a renewed sense of confidence and team pride the SLUGS are looking to thrive on the court and in the classroom!
In 2014 the Slugs competed for an independent bid to the NCAA tournament and just missed out on a third consecutive trip.
In 2013 Coach Hollenbeck led the Men's Volleyball team to second consecutive CVC Final and a second place CVC finish overall. The SLUGS made it to their second NCAA tournament placing a well fought fifth place.
In 2012 Coach Hollenbeck led the Men’s Volleyball team to a Continental Volleyball Conference Championship and a 3rd place finish at the NCAA NIII National Tournament.
Coach Hollenbeck took over the both Slug teams after two successful seasons as assistant with the Men’s program and one successful season with the Women’s program.
Before moving up to Santa Cruz Coach Hollenbeck coached at
Peninsula High School for over five years as a coach, camp
counselor and assistant while pursuing a career in marketing.
Originally from Rancho Palos Verdes located in southern California, Todd attended the University of the Pacific in Stockton CA. In 2007 Hollenbeck graduated from Pacific with a degree in Marketing.
Hollenbeck played division I volleyball for the Tigers as an outside hitter and middle blocker. In his senior year, he received the "Most Inspirational Player" award.