Kandis Schram
Kandis Schram
Title: Head Volleyball Coach
Phone: (865) 981-8290
Email: kandis.schram@maryvillecollege.edu

Kandis Schram began her career in NCAA Division III athletics at Maryville College the summer of 1985.  It was the spring of 2008 when she began her tenure as Athletics Director while continuing her post as Head Volleyball Coach.  Prior to her being the Director of Athletics, Schram held the position of Associate Athletic Director and Senior Woman Administrator.  

 

Kandis concluded her 32nd season as the Scots’ Head Volleyball Coach in 2017-18. Coach Schram is presently ranked 3rd nationally in active NCAA Division III volleyball coaches in career victories and is the 10th winningest coach all-time within the NCAA Division III.  Coach Schram has an impressive winning percentage of over 65%. She has collected 746 victories over her career. She has led the volleyball program to 12 NCAA National Tournament appearances, two WIAC Conference Championships, eight Great South Athletic Conference regular-season titles, nine GSAC Conference Tournament crowns, a pair of USA South regular season crowns and two USA South Conference Tournament championships.

 

An alumnus of Maryville College in 1985, she has received many accolades as a coach and an athlete.  Over the past 30 years, she has been honored many times by her peers; receiving the AVCA South Region Tachikara Coach of the Year in 1989, and numerous Conference Coach of the Year Awards. (Great South Athletic Conference -eight occasions in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2008 and 2009) (USA South Athletic Conference- twice in 2013 and 2014).  She was honored with a Maryville College Young Alumni Citation, Kin Takahashi Award in 1999. She was inducted into the Maryville College Wall of Fame in October of 2006 and into the Blount County Sports Hall of Fame in November of 2014.

 

Professionally, Schram has served on several NCAA committee positions (Championships Committee, National Volleyball Committee, Volleyball RAC, and currently a member of the Division III Management Council).  Additionally, Kandis served in an AD leadership role within the USA South Athletic Conference.

 

Kandis has a passion to explore and share experiences through numerous international trips. She is an active member of the Maryville community and promotes many service opportunities through many local organizations including her church.

 

The Schram Era
1986-1987 17-27
1987-1988 27-24
1988-1989 31-16
1989-1990 34-13
1990-1991 24-12
1991-1992 23-20
1992-1993 21-7
1993-1994 27-12
1994-1995 14-14
1995-1996 18-11
1996-1997 13-17
1997-1998 15-18
1998-1999 18-15
1999-2000 20-13
2000-2001 29-7
2001-2002 30-7
2002-2003 29-8
2003-2004 34-6
2004-2005 29-8
2005-2006 28-13
2006-2007 25-11
2007-2008 19-13
2008-2009 28-4
2009-2010 29-6
2010-2011 14-19
2011-2012 26-8
2012-2013 21-12
2013-2014 24-16
2014-2015 26-9
2015-2016 18-11
2016-2017 18-15
2017-2018 17-13


Career (32) 746-405 (.648)