About Head Coach Sarah Paulk
About Varsity Assistant Coach Bailee Rodriguez
Bailee Berringer is beginning her third year of teaching and coaching at Friendswood High School. Berringer graduated from Dickinson High School and was a four year letterman in volleyball. She received all-district and county awards while playing at Dickinson High School. She was named in the VYPE Magazine top 50 players in Houston. She played at Absolute Volleyball Academy for ten years. She competed at the Junior Olympics in Open division for two years while at Absolute Volleyball Academy. She attended Mississippi College where she played as a setter for two years and earned NCAA All Region Team in 2015. She returned home to complete her Bachelor’s of Psychology at the University of Houston. She is currently coaching for Absolute Volleyball Academy. She resides in Dickinson, Texas with her husband, Fabian Rodriguez.
About JV Coach Tiffany Blevins
Tiffany Blevins is beginning her fifth year as a teacher/coach at Friendswood HS. As a mustang alum, Blevins graduated with the FHS class of 2012. She was a 4-year letterman in volleyball and 3-year letterman in basketball. Her first four seasons at FHS saw her teams take home the district championships. She coached the Freshman A team at Clear Creek High School from 2017-2019, placing 2nd in district both seasons. Prior to her coaching career, Blevins played as an outside hitter at Louisiana Tech University for 1 year before transferring to Southeastern Louisiana University to play her remaining 3 years of eligibility for indoor. While on the volleyball staff at Houston Baptist University, she received an extended offer to obtain her Master’s degree and play 1 year of Beach Volleyball for the Huskies. She graduated from HBU in 2017. Coach Blevins is married to her husband Cody and they have a daughter, Layne, and son, Reed.
About Freshman Coach Natalie Beken
Natalie Beken is beginning her second year of teaching in FISD and first year of teaching and coaching at Friendswood High School. Coach Beken grew up in Friendswood and is a Friendswood High School graduate. During her time playing for the Lady Mustangs she was a two year letterman, and captain her senior year. Coach Beken was named 6A New-Comer of the Year 2016, Friendswood Defensive Player of the Year 2016, 6A First Team All-District 2016 and 2017, VYPE Middle Blocker of the Year 2017, and Friendswood Heart Award 2017. Coach Beken also played club for Houston Stellar Volleyball. During her time there she was awarded the Stellar Standout Award in 2016, and the Houston Stellar “Stellar” Award in 2018. She attended St. Edward’s University where she played as a middle blocker before transferring to Texas A&M University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Education. In addition to coaching volleyball, Coach Beken teaches ninth grade English. She resides in Friendswood, Texas with her husband, Brody Beken.