Hardcastle is in his first year as the
Tennessee Tech volleyball graduate assistant coach under head coach
John Blair, after spending the last three seasons as the
team’s manager and a student-assistant.
A native of Johnson City, Tenn., Hardcastle recently completed
his four-year undergrad in accounting, and will continue towards
In 2009, Hardcastle co-founded the men’s volleyball club
team at Tennessee Tech and has served as a player/coach since the
Hardcastle, 22, attended high school at Providence Academy in
Johnson City where he played four seasons of basketball as a small
forward. He also competed in one season of cross country.
Hardcastle has also helped out at several volleyball camps,
including the Volley Performance camps in Atlanta and several of
the TTU volleyball clinics over the past few years. He has also
participated in volleyball camps at Clemson University, along with
former TTU graduate assistant Kelsey Murphy.