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Life High School Waxahachie Names New Head Volleyball Coach

Amber attended Granbury High School where she was an all-state volleyball player and broke school records for career blocks and kills. She later played for Tarleton State University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. She is currently finishing her Masters of Science in Sports Administration.

“We are very excited to have Amber Strange join our team and lead our Lady Mustangs. She was a highly decorated player in both high school and college and we are blessed to have someone with her skills and talents lead our young ladies. She will be a great role model for our student-athletes and through her excellent relationship skills and will push our girls to new heights,” says Life School Athletic Director, Scott Thrush.

The LHSW volleyball program began competing in 2008 in the 1A division, but have now moved to 4A-Division 1, as the school has grown. With playoff appearances in nine of the past thirteen seasons, the LHSW Lady Mustangs are excited to have Coach Strange at the helm to help grow the success of the volleyball program.


Life School is a tuition-free, public charter school with campuses in Carrollton, Cedar Hill, Lancaster, Mountain Creek, Red Oak, Oak Cliff and Waxahachie, TX. Life School develops leaders with life skills through strong academics, character training, and partnerships with parents and the community. Its mission is accomplished in part through the financial support of donors who provide scholarships and embrace making students ready to learn, ready to lead and ready for life.

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