Our Coordinators

We select our coordinators based on coaching experience, character, and knowledge of the game.



Branden Rushton

  • Playing Experience:
  • Ohio Northern University
  • 4-year Starter- Appeared in 107 Games (top 5 in program history)
  • Top-10 in ONU Scoring History (1,493 points)
  • All-Conference Honors
  • Coaching Experience:
  • Former Celina Girls Varsity Basketball Coach
  • Since 2015 has been training and coaching 3rd grade-college athletes

Branden does Small Group Basketball Trainings and Private Basketball Lessons in addition to being the Basketball League Coordinator.



Brennen Bader

  • Coaching Experience:
  • Bader has been with the Celina High School Football Program since 2011, he took over the head coach position in 2017.
  • 2022 All- Northwest Ohio Co-Coach of the year

Brennen is the NFL Flag Football League Coordinator.



Seth Hertenstein

  • Playing Experience:
  • St. Marys High School
  • Bluffton University Soccer-Appeared in 48 games and scoring 38 goals
  • Coaching Experience:
  • St. Marys Girls Soccer Coach - WBL Champions 2020 and 2018
  • Auglaize Mercer United Travel Soccer Club Coach

Seth is the Soccer League Coordinator.



Madison Wendel

  • Playing Experience:
  • Coldwater High School
  • 2022 MAC Player of the Year
  • #1 in the MAC for Homeruns and Strikeouts in a season (2022)

Madison is committed to play Division 1 Softball at Marshall University.

Madison does small group pitching and hitting softball sessions.



Paige (Jones) Lageman

  • Playing Experience:
  • New Bremen High School
  • OHSAA Record Holder for Kills in a match and Kills in a season
  • 2x MAC Player of the Year (2017, 2016)
  • All-Conference First Team (2017, 2016, 2015)
  • All-State First Team (2016)
  • 2017 State Champion
  • University of Michigan
  • Played in 109 Matches throughout her career at UM
  • Surpassed 1,000 Career Kills
  • UM Record Holder for Kills in a Match (37)
  • All- Big Ten Conference - First Team (2019)
  • Coaching Experience:
  • Michigan Camp Coach (2018-2022)
  • 13U Club Coach (2022-present)
  • New Bremen Assistant Volleyball Coach (2022-present)- helped Coach to a State Championship

Paige does Volleyball camps and classes for Junior High-High School Volleyball Players.


Mike and Nikki Etzler

  • Coaching Experience:
  • Coldwater High School Volleyball Coaches since 2010
  • Combined over 260 program Wins
  • MAC Champions (2022, 2017, 2014)
  • State Runner-up (2022, 2017)

Mike and Nikki are our Volleyball League Coordinators in addition to running youth volleyball camps and clinics.