Coaches

Our elite group of coaches bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to Team Rockstar and its athletes. Our staff consists of ex-Olympians, AVP Champions, National team coaches, and current D1 college coaches and players.

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Matt Fuerbringer

Director / 18 Rockstar
Matt Fuerbringer is the founder and Director of Team Rockstar. 4-time All-American and 1997 National Champion at Stanford. - played professional indoors overseas - 8 time AVP Champion - 2013 Manhattan Beach Open Champion (with Casey Jennings) - Men's National Team Assistant Coach from 2013-2017 and again fro 2019-present. The National Team was named the World League Gold Medalist in 2014, the World Cup Gold Medalist in 2015, and Olympic Bronze Medalists in 2016. In 2013, Matt was the Volunteer Assistant Coach for the UCLA Men's Volleyball Team. His wife, Joy, owns Mizuno Long Beach Volleyball Club. They have 2 kids, Charlie (16) and Mateo (13). Both Charlie and Mateo play for the club and are standout players in their prospective age groups.

mattfuerbringer@yahoo.com

310-872-9593

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Anjinho Bacil

14 Rockstar
Eduardo “Anjinho” Bacil begins his 11th season with Team Rockstar and has been coaching club for over 10 years. He historically coaches our 14u team and won gold with the 14Rockstar team in 2020. Anjinho is also the Head Coach at El Segundo HS--2009-present (2015 CIF Champions DIV 3). In 2015, he was named League Coach of the Year. He was a member of the Brazil National Team from 1988-91 and was ranked in top 8 of AVP rankings for 10 straight years. Anjinjo trains professional beach volleyball players and was the U-21 USA boy’s national team head coach from 2009-2014, and the Team USA beach volleyball U23 head coach.

anjinho@anjinho.com

310-989-9795

Angel Nikolov

Angel Nikolov

Angel Nikolov enters his first season with Team Rockstar. Previous experience includes United Volleyball Club in the 2021-22 season where he lead the 18-1 team to a 2nd Place finish at the 2021 USA Volleyball National Championships and the 14-1 team to a 3rd Place finish at the 2022 USA Volleyball National Championships. He spent three seasons with Sports Performance in Chicago, coaching both girls' and boys' teams and served as a summer camp trainer. Prior to coaching, Nikolov played professionally for 8 years as a setter in teams throughout Europe and the Middle East, most notably was the setter for the Macedonian National Team where he won the Macedonian Cup and Championship six consecutive years.

jhawks@athletics.ucla.edu

562-477-3579

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Jo Rocha

18 Black
bio coming soon...

jaroc99@hotmail.com

801-513-4271

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Cody Oreiro

Cody Oreiro enters his 3rd season at Team Rockstar and Mizuno Long Beach this year and comes to us from the Lummi Nation, in the Pacific Northwest area of WA state. He is a  University of San Diego graduate with a Sports Medicine background, where he played soccer and club volleyball. Cody started out his coaching career coaching indoor High School volleyball with 2 years at cathedral Catholic followed by 3 years at Tri-City Christian, winning 4 cif Championships, 1 state championship and 2 state runner up finishes. During his 10 year run at Carmel valley middle school head coaching 7th and 8th grade they finished in every single San Diego middle school championship winning eight 7th grade titles and nine 8th grade titles.  As an 11 year resident at Coast Volleyball club Cody spent 10 years on the 18-1 staff, 5 years in the 16s age groups, 4 years in 14s, and 3 years with 11s/12s, winning gold in the 16-open, 18-open, silver in 11s, and 15-open, bronze in the 17-open, and a Bronze at the aau 18-open. 
    “I believe that together we are learning life lessons through volleyball. The sport may have brought us together, but the things we experience throughout the season like the hard work in the gym, the wins and losses at tournaments, the everyday turmoil that life can dish us, getting through those things together with the support of the team allows us to form life long friendships, and that is why I love my job.”

codyo1982@gmail.com

760-567-1707

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Alec Gilliland

12 Rockstar
bio coming soon

gilliman22@hotmail.com

310-720-5812

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Naomi Iosia

Naomi Iosia begins her 1st season with Team Rockstar. She comes from a family of volleyball players that have gone through both the boys and girls program here at the Mac. She earned a scholarship to Hope International University (2009-2012) where she received a degree in Liberal Studies with a minor in Biblical Studies, and also obtains a Masters Degree in Educational Administration. Naomi has previously coached at North Torrance and Ambassador High School. She is in her 10th season with Mizuno Long Beach. In 2018, her 12 Mizuno won gold at Junior Nationals in Detroit, Michigan. Naomi is currently a director of Mission Kidz Preschool in the South Bay.

naomiiosia@yahoo.com

562-972-6722

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Sid Davidson

15 Rockstar
Sidney (Sid) Davidson enter’s his first season with Team Rockstar. He is now in his 24th year of coaching club and high school. Sid coached and taught for 15 years at St John Bosco in Bellflower. Last season Sid coached club for the 17 Black team at Balboa Bay Volleyball Club. Sid currently teaches and coaches at Long Beach Poly High School. Sid holds a Kinesiology degree and teaching credential from Cal State Long Beach University. He also earned a post graduate’s degree from Azusa Pacific University in Physical Education with an emphasis in Sports Management / Business where he graduated with honors. Sid is married to Geodi Sunabe-Davidson who also teaches, coaches volleyball and is an athletic director. Together they have two beautiful children Michael and Meilani Davidson

kikani808@gmail.com

714-514-9661

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Irina Malysheva

Irina Malysheva was born in 1953 in Buryatia in the family of a geologist and an artist. She has been engaged in volleyball since the age of 14 in high school. She graduated from the College of Physical Education and Sports with honors. As part of the national team of Kazakhstan became a bronze medalist of the student league. 
Since 1975 she worked as a coach at the children's sports school in Ekibastuz (Kazakhstan). Her teams became champions of the Pavlodar region in 1976, 1977 and 1978. 
Since 1981 she worked at the sports school in the city of Nizhny Tagil (Russia). At the same time studying at the Omsk State Institute of Physical Education and Sport. 
In 1987 she received the highest category of coach and confirmed it every 4 years with the Regional Category Commission.  
Under Malysheva's leadership teams became more than 60 times Champions and medalists of the Sverdlovsk region from 1983 to 2016.  2000-2015 2-3 places in the Russian Workers' Championship. In 2011, her team won silver medals in the Russian League II Championship. 
Several of her students, as part of the Sverdlovsk regional team, were the winners of the Russian Championship.  
Five of its players were part of the youth team of Russia. Two students born in 2004 are currently on the national team. 
It should be noted that in Russia the coach works with players for 8-12 years from 6-8 years to 14-16. 
Malysheva Prepared players for professional teams of clubs «Uralochka» (Ekaterinburg), Spartak (Omsk), TTU (Leningrad), Indesit (Saratov). Several students play in the teams of Greece, Israel, Germany. 
In 2001 she defended her dissertation on mutual education in the process of learning the game of volleyball and received a Ph.D. in pedagogical sciences through the Moscow Academy of Sports.  
2002-2016 she lectured on physical education at the Nizhny Tagil State Teachers' Institute. 
Awarded federal government awards in Russia: 
- "Excellence in Physical Culture and Sports Russia" – 1999; 
- "Honorary Worker of General Education Russia" – 2000; 
- Badge of honor "80th anniversary of the Ministry of Physical Culture, 
Sports and Tourism of the Sverdlovsk Region" – 2004; 
- The distinction "Sports prowess of the Sverdlovsk region" – 2015; 
In 2016, she moved to the United States with her daughter, who was invited to the Dickinson State University volleyball team, for which she played the 2004-2008 season and received 4 individual awards, including Bes All-Around-Player, Best Server. 

lwettka.malysheva@gmail.com

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Jeffrey Ecevedo

Jeffrey Ecevedo enters his 1st season with Rockstar! - Coached 18s at Mizuno Long Beach - 3 season assistant coach for The HBC 2011-2013 - Current Varsity assistant for Girls Long Beach Poly High school. - Has 16 years of coaching experience for both girls and boys. For Girls 2008 Frosh Soph Moore League Champs 2013 JV Moore League Champs 2016 JV Moore League Champs 2017 JV Moore League 2018 JV Moore League Champs Won 2013, 2016 JV Valley Christian Tournament. 2016, 2017 JV South Torrance Volleyball Tournament. 2012 Varsity Moore League Champs 2015 Varsity Moore League Champs 2017 Varsity Moore League Champs 2018 Varsity Moore League Champs Played Club, High School, and College at LBSU men's club Volleyball. A Defensive specialist, Setter and Serving Specialist in his playing Coach Boys Volleyball from 2007-2015 at Long Beach Poly for the Frosh Soph Went undefeated In Moore League 1st in St. John Bosco Tournament 2nd Kennedy Tournament. 5th Valley Christian JV Tournament . 2nd Orange County Championships As an assistant For Boys Varsity 2009,2010,2011 Moore League Champs with Vuthy Cheav Won Consecutive tournaments. As an assistant Jeff coached Long Beach Poly Boys team to consecutive Moore League titles where the Boys program went 34-2 in League in three years. With Keli Pula(2013,2014,2015) In 2016, the Long Beach Poly Girls team earned CIF SS Division 1 and Open Division semifinalists. In 2017 Division 1 state semifinalist. In 2018 Open Division state participate. 2019 Varsity Moore league Champs At Seal Beach Won Silver at the 2018 Summer Soirée 16 Division and on the 17 Division Took Silver At the JVA West Coast Cup in 2019 As an assistant In 2021 Long Beach Poly boys volleyball team made it to the semifinals with Sid Davidson

jecevedo06@gmail.com

562-912-0986

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Kristen Lansburg

Originally from upstate NY. Received a bachelors degree, in 2015, majoring in Sport Management with minors in coaching and psychology from the College at Brockport, SUNY. I played indoor as an outside/DS for 2 years. I helped out with Paradigm Volleyball Club 14s and 17s teams for a semester. Then, went on to be the assistant women’s volleyball coach at Morrisville State College in NY for 3 seasons while also coaching High School girls at Morrisville-Eaton for 2 seasons. In 2018 I went back to college at Brockport for a second bachelors degree in Exercise Science with a biology minor, and finished my last two years of playing eligibility as a DS/libero. I have since done two Strength & Conditioning internships; one at Pepperdine University one at and UCLA. I received my CSCS in May 2020. I am so excited to join the Rockstar Family as both a volleyball and strength coach!!

klans1616@gmail.com

315-867-4904

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Robbie Orantes

bio coming soon

robaazz@yahoo.com

562-343-3603

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Devon Burki

bio coming soon

devonburki@gmail.com

310-782-4980

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Anthony Wong-Orantes

bio coming soon

aorantes5@yahoo.com

562-217-3516

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Billy Veng

bio coming soon

vengbilly@gmail.com

562-314-6033

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Lindsey Lampert

Club Administrator
Lindsey Lampert has been the administrator for Team Rockstar since 2012. Lindsey also provides administrative support to both Mizuno Long Beach and runs the social media for both clubs. As a player, she earned a scholarship as a middle blocker to the University of San Diego where she was named to the WCC 1st team during her junior and senior seasons. Lindsey has almost 15 years of coaching experience at both the high school and club levels. Lindsey was the Director of the Beach Babes program for five years. Lindsey is married to 18Black coach, Alec Gilliland, and they have 3 kids, Jace (9), Max (6), and Jordan (4).

lindseylampert@hotmail.com

562-756-0501