Haley Reifsteck Signs to Play College Volleyball

LHSKC Senior Haley Reifsteck to Play Volleyball at Bethany
Posted on 03/23/2017
Haley Signing

Haley, the daughter of Fred and Charlotte Reifsteck, has attended 4 years at the Lutheran High School of Kansas City and has participated in Volleyball, Basketball, and Soccer. On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, Haley announced that she will play Volleyball for the Bethany Swedes in Lindsborg, Kansas.

Haley accepted an Athletic Scholarship to play Volleyball at Bethany at a Signing Ceremony at Lutheran High School on Wednesday, May 8. In attendance were her parents, Principal Dr. Cary Stelmachowicz, Athletic Director Lee Rudzinski and a number of her friends and teammates.

Located in Lindsborg, Kansas, Bethany is a small, private college that provides students personal attention within a caring community. The student body is highly engaged in learning both inside and outside the classroom. All students are encouraged to explore and deepen their own faith, as they find and follow their paths in the world.

Bethany, an NAIA school, is a member of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference. The conference consists of 10 schools in three states including nearby Ottawa University.  The remaining schools are located throughout Kansas, Oklahoma, and Nebraska.

Haley will play for Bethany Volleyball Coach Cheri Lindsay. Coach Lindsay started as the Head Volleyball Coach at Bethany College in December 2014. She came to Bethany from Tiffin University in Tiffin, Ohio. She was an Assistant Coach at Tiffin since the start of 2012. While there she was also the Head Coach for the Black Swamp Volleyball Club Team. Before her time at Tiffin, Lindsay was a student athlete and then a student assistant at Prairie View A&M University in Prairie View, Texas. As an athlete Lindsay was an All-Conference SWAC player. After her playing was completed, she became a student coach where she learned different coaching techniques and the behind the scenes of coaching.

Haley graduates from Lutheran High with a 3.44 GPA. She plans to Major in Athletic Training.