OUR STAFF

USA Sports Hollister is very proud of its Coaching Staff!  We have a variety of experience among our Coaches including former Competitive & Recreational Gymnasts that grew up learning right here at USA Sports Hollister as well as other gyms.  We have Coaches with backgrounds in Pre-School, Child Development, Teaching, Cheer and Dance.   Our Gym is a member of USA Gymnastics and our coaches attend a yearly training with some of USA Gymnastics top coaches!  USA Gymnastics also offers online continuing education and Safety Certification for our Coaches.

Amy Oelrich

Amy Oelrich

Coach / Office Manager

Amy loves working at USA Sports. Her favorite thing is getting to know the students and watching them learn and grow! She loves meeting all the wonderful families in Hollister! Amy loves Mexican food and soft cookies. In her free time, she is the Musical Director for San Benito High School. Amy loves spending time with her husband Josh and her 3 boys, Parker, Tyler and Steven.

Susan Dike

Susan Dike

Administration

Sue loves working at USA Sports because of the new kids and parents she gets to meet every day. Sue’s favorite color is blue and her favorite meal is steak and potatoes! She loves to rest, but she would never turn down an opportunity to camp, garden, or go to Disneyland.

Master Headley

Master Headley

Martial Arts

Master Headley’s favorite thing about Martial Arts is that it is an individual sport that can challenge every person and allow them to excel at their own pace. He loves working at USA Sports because it is safe, clean, and the people here make it feel like one giant family. His favorite color is green and when he’s not teaching Martial Arts, you’ll find Master Headley camping with his children and teaching them to survive in the wilderness.

Samantha Lakin

Samantha Lakin

Coach

Samantha’s favorite thing about coaching at USA Sports is working with kids!  Her favorite food is Pizza.  Samantha also does special effects makeup and really enjoys Halloween!

Kayla Lakin

Kayla Lakin

Coach

Kayla’s favorite thing about coaching is that she gets to help children conquer their fears.  She loves hearing about their day and all of the stories they have to tell her. Some of her favorite things are the color green, pizza, drawing, and playing with her cat Lucy!

Miranda Weatherly

Miranda Weatherly

Team Coach

Other than wearing sweats to work, Miranda enjoys helping kids learn, improve, and grow into their own. Miranda’s favorite color is turquoise, her favorite food is pizza, and she spends pretty much all of her free time playing video games on her computer.

Katelyn Di Laura

Katelyn Di Laura

Coach

Katelyn loves gymnastics, but, more specifically, she loves the challenge that every new skill brings. She loves coaching because all of the awesome kids with whom she gets to share her passion for gymnastics! Katelyn can never get enough of the color blue, sushi, and anything that involves the great outdoors.

Simone Yamaoka

Simone Yamaoka

Team Coach

Simone’s favorite thing about gymnastics is that there is always something to do/learn and she just cannot get enough of the feeling she gets after learning a new skill! Simone’s favorite color is purple and, in her free time, Simone likes to watch baseball and read.

Sara Dike

Sara Dike

Coach

Sara loves getting to teach her students gymnastics!  Her favorite colors are Blue & Purple.  Sara is very involved in 4H & FFA and raises and Shows livestock!

Whitney Stoner

Whitney Stoner

Coach

Whitney loves coaching because she loves being able to watch kids learn something new. Whitney’s favorite color is green and she loves to eat pasta! In her free time, she likes to walk her pig and hang out with her friends.

Stacy Lakin

Stacy Lakin

Coach

Stacy loves coaching because she loves seeing the look of pride on her students’ faces when they accomplish goals that they once thought to be impossible.  A few of Stacy’s favorite things are the color purple, travelling, and last, but definitely not least, running!

Jillian Papoff

Jillian Papoff

Team Coach

What Jillian likes best about gymnastics is that she gets to do flips. Some of Jillian’s favorite things are the color purple and Taco Bell. She loves spending time with her family and playing with her black lab.

Magdalena Garcia

Magdalena Garcia

Coach

Magdalena loves gymnastics because it is fun, exciting, and unique. She knows that gymnastics is hard work, but it is definitely worth it because it teaches you valuable lifelong skills. Magdalena’s favorite color is maroon and she will never turn down a slice of cheesecake! She loves reading, working on her music video, shopping, and hanging out with friends.

Parker Oelrich

Parker Oelrich

Coach

Parker’s favorite event in gymnastics is Floor because he loves to Tumble!  He loves being able to teach others the skills that he learned here at USA Sports.  Parker also is a goalie for the SBHS Water Polo and plays Lacrosse for SBHS.

Liz Scafani

Liz Scafani

Coach

Liz’s favorite thing about coaching is that she gets to see how excited the kids are when they finally accomplish a skill that they’ve been working on. Her favorite color is turquoise and she loves to eat pasta! Liz likes to spend her free time drawing.

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