Follow coach Lizzy Stemke on Twitter @coachlstemke
Jan. 23, 2012
Coach Stemke joined and posted her first Tweet on Jan. 4 saying, "Excited to share all about @UGAvolleyball! Go Volley DAWGS!!" referencing the official Twitter account of the UGA Volleyball program which has over 350 followers and growing.
"I am excited to share Georgia volleyball as well as my own personality with those following the Dogs," Stemke said. "Social media has proven to attract so many and as we continue to grow our Bulldog volleyball program we want to reach out to the larger community to build with us. I am looking forward to sending updates, supporting other Bulldog sports and University of Georgia events, and soon challenging our followers to riddles and games to stay involved. @coachlstemke is one to follow!"
In just a mere 19 days on Twitter, @coachlstemke has grown to have 70 followers and Coach Stemke is looking to rise to 250 followers by the spring season beginning on March 5. She has Tweeted on various topics offering insight on the volleyball program, the life of a coach and messages to other UGA athletics teams and coaches. Some of her Tweets have included:
Jan. 5: "Newest Bulldog, Kaylee Kehoe, Fayetteville GA native is on campus today getting all settled in. Big welcome to Kaylee and her family!"
Jan. 6: "Just landed with the fam in my home town of New Orleans, LA....first on the itinerary is a PoBoy sandwich!"
Jan. 13: "2012 SPRING @UGAVolleyball officially starts today with 1st team meeting of the season!"
Jan. 13: RT "Happy Birthday @coachmarkfox!"
Jan. 15: "Just got to see 2012 signee, Desiree McCray tear it up today at local tourney....future looking bright for @UGAvolleyball !!!!"
Jan. 17: "Enjoying am workouts with @UGAvolleyball ......great way to get day started. First day in gym this afternoon. #fireup2012"
Jan. 20: RT "Congratulations to Jack Bauerle and the women's @UGASwimDive team on breaking the school record for consecutive home wins with 77!"
Jan. 23: "Goals and leadership development this week for the DAWGS.....covering all the details @UGAvolleyball fly back tomorrow to get busy!