Jamika Townsend
Jamika Townsend
Title: Assistant Coach
Year: Second Season
Previous College: Worcester State '17

Jamika Townsend is set to begin her second year at WPI in 2017.

Townsend was a two-year member of the Worcester State volleyball program. Despite the short tenure, her name appears six times in the Lancers record book. Townsend is currently third in career assists per set (6.46) and fifth in career assists (704). The 2015 campaign saw her dole out 623 assists for an average of 6.77 per set to rank sixth and fourth, respectively. Townsend is also tied for fourth with 48 assists versus Lesley and sixth with 47 against MCLA, also in 2015. Her first year on Chandler Street led to the MASCAC finals and ECAC Division III New England semifinals.

Townsend’s coaching career has included a turnaround season for the Algonquin Boys JV program and a successful stint with the Coastal AAU 14s National, which became a top team in Virginia in 2013. The economics major and mortgage closer at DCU is also a head coach at the CMass Volleyball club out of Marlboro.