Lauren Sanders

Head Women's Volleyball Coach
785-539-3571 ext. 311

Lauren Sanders is the head coach for the Manhattan Christian College Lady Thunder. Coach Sanders has been at MCC for twelve seasons with an overall record of 290 wins and 122 losses.

With Coach Sanders leading the program, the volleyball program has won 5 Midwest Christian College Conference (MCCC) Regular Season Championships, 4 MCCC Tournament Championships, 7 NCCAA Central Regional Championships and attended the NCCAA National Tournament 10 times. The Lady Thunder finished in the Final Four at the NCCAA National Tournament 3 times in 2008, 2009,  and 2013. Coach Sanders was named Regional Coach of the Year in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013 and 2014 and the NCCAA National Coach of the Year in 2012. 

Coach Sanders’ goal is “Reaching for Excellence.” She plans to continue to work to build a strong, competitive program that will always be reaching for excellence, on and off the court. 

Before coming to MCC, Coach Sanders played for the Sterling College volleyball team. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Public Health Nutrition from Kansas State University. She has attended the Gold Medal Squared Coaching Program as well as received her IMPACT coaching certification. Coach Sanders currently works at MCC as the Director of Dining Services.

MCC Scoreboard

12/9/2017 | Mens Basketball at Arlington Baptist College | L, 81-77 
12/9/2017 | Womens Basketball at Arlington Baptist College | L, 99-63 
12/8/2017 | Mens Basketball at Dallas Christian College | L, 105-74 
12/8/2017 | Womens Basketball at Dallas Christian College | W, 72-70 
12/5/2017 | Mens Basketball vs. Barclay College | W, 90-81