Coach Van Hoorde is entering his 7th season as a coach for Carmel boy’s volleyball. He began playing volleyball for Carmel high school as a freshman in 2004, and made four state tournament appearances from 2005-2008. Stephen made IBVCA all-stars in 2007 and 2008, as well as making the all-tournament team in 2008. He played for Indiana Volleyball Academy from 2007-2008 coached by Jon Harmon, three-time IBVCA state champion. Stephen is the girl’s Varsity Assistant Coach for CHS as well, and just finished his 5th season coaching girl’s volleyball. He has also coached a handful of boy’s travel teams. In 2017 his 18U team finished 11th in ‘Club’ at USAV Nationals in Dallas, TX. Stephen graduated from Ball State University in 2014 with a degree in Physical Education. He is currently a Wellness Teacher at Creekside Middle School. Stephen still enjoys playing in competitive adult tournaments around Indianapolis. Stephen is happily married to his wife Jessica Harding, a nurse in the PICU at Riley Children’s Hospital downtown.