Coaches

Justin Waters

Varsity Head Coach
Lady Wolves
Email: justin.waters@pisd.edu

Coach Justin Waters is entering his 4th year at Plano West.  He lead the varsity team to an impressive 6A State Semi -Final and 6A State Final in 2018 and 2019, respectively.  Coach Waters was the JV head coach in his first year at Plano West and led the team to a district title. He coached for two previous years at Creekview High School in Carrollton with 1st and 2nd place finishes in district at the JV level. Coach Waters is also entering his 10th year coaching at the club level. He coached for 3 years with Skyline Volleyball Club and is now entering his 7th year coaching with Excel Volleyball Club. Justin played for the University of Texas Men’s Club Team for 4 years. In his stay, he played as outside hitter for 3 years and, due to a knee injury, libero for 1 year. He earned 2nd Team All-Conference as a libero and 1st Team All-Conference as an outside hitter. He also earned captain’s honors for 3 years. Justin played as a practice player for the Texas women’s team his senior year, helping them to prepare for a more competitive season. He also coached for 3 years at the University of Texas summer volleyball camps, along with various skills clinics through Austin Juniors Volleyball during his stay at the University of Texas.  Justin recently married his beautiful bride, Makenzie.

Claudia Paiz

Claudia Paiz

Varsity Assistant Coach – Lady Wolves Volleyball

Jessi LaFlower

JV Coach – Lady Wolves Volleyball
Health Teacher/9A Basketball Coach – Jasper High School
Email: jessi.laflower@pisd.edu

This is Coach Jessi LaFlower’s first year coaching junior varsity volleyball at Plano West Senior High School.  She also coaches 9A basketball and teaches health at Jasper High School.  Prior to this role, she coached volleyball at Jasper for 2 years. This is her 4th year teaching and 3rd year with Plano ISD. Jessi is married to Keith LaFlower and has a son named Paxton. They are the light of her life! Jessi played 8 different sports in high school and played collegiate softball at Hill College and A&M Commerce. When she is not teaching or coaching, Jessi enjoys spending time with family and friends, hunting, fishing, riding four wheelers, and playing sports. Jessi is excited to be teaching/coaching your kids this year!

Katherine Scovic

JV 2 Lady Wolves Volleyball Coach & JV/Varsity Track Coach
English 2/English 2 Honors Teacher – Shepton High School
Email: katherine.scovic@pisd.edu

Coach Katherine Scovic is excited to coach the newly formed Lady Wolves JV2 volleyball team and continue coaching the JV and Varsity track teams at Plano West Senior High School. She is entering into her 10th year of teaching this year! Katherine began her teaching journey in 2009 after leaving a career in technical recruiting to complete a Master’s Degree in Secondary Education at Arizona State University. Katherine has taught multiple grade levels and subjects, but her passion is teaching high school English and coaching volleyball. In her free time, Katherine enjoys goofing off with my husband, two kids, and her dog, visiting with friends, and playing volleyball.