Erica Menzel
Erica Menzel
Position: Undergraduate Assistant Coach
Remaining with the Gaucho program as an undergraduate assistant coach is Erica Menzel.

Menzel, who will graduate from UCSB in 2005 with a degree in sociology, finished her playing career in 2003 ranked sixth in school history with 1,422 career kills and fifth all-time in digs with 1,432. She is just the third Santa Barbara player to garner All-Big West acclaim all four years of her career, including first team honors in 2002 and 2003. In addition, the Santa Barbara native was an AVCA All-West Region performer as a junior.

Menzel has gained club coaching experience with Santa Barbara Volleyball Club's team of 18-and-under girls, as well as during numerous summer volleyball camps held at UCSB.