Rosanna Sguerra returns for her third season at Denison in 2019.
Over the last two seasons, Sguerra has helped the Big Red go 25-29 overall while advancing to the NCAC Tournament semifinals in 2017. She has also helped produce three All-NCAC selections, including the 2018 NCAC Newcomer of the Year, Payton McElfresh.
Sguerra comes to Denison from Otterbein University, where she spent the 2016 season as a graduate assistant volleyball coach for the Cardinals. In her lone year at Otterbein, the Cardinals went 16-14 on the season and earned a berth in the Ohio Athletic Conference tournament.
Before her time at Otterbein, Sguerra spent two years as an assistant varsity coach for the Columbus School for the Girls volleyball program. Sguerra has also spent the last five years with Advancement Academy Volleyball Club out of Westerville, where she has coached and mentored different volleyball programs during practices, clinics, and game preparations.
As a native of Columbus, Sguerra earned her bachelor's degree in Spanish with a minor in nutrition from The Ohio State University in 2013. While at Ohio State, Sguerra was a four-year member of the women's volleyball club team. She served as club president and team captain during her senior campaign, in which her squad finished in second at the NCVF National Championships.
Off the court, Sguerra is a graduate of the 43rd class of the NCAA Women Coaches Academy and the 2019 NCAA Emerging Leaders Seminar.