Volleyball Coaching Staff

Miami Middletown volleyball team picture 2018

Tiffany Fordyce

Head Coach 

Tiffany Fordyce head coach Coach Fordyce starts her 2nd year as Head Volleyball coach.  Tiffany is a Miami graduate with at Bachelor's degree in Education as well as a Master's degree in Sport Administration from Xavier University.  While attending Miami University Middletown, Tiffany participated in both Volleyball and Basketball for three seasons, during which time both her teams were able to bring home ORC State Championships.  She was also recognized as the State Tournament MVP for Volleyball.  While attending MUM, Tiffany began her coaching career and has continued coaching more than twenty-five seasons for both men's and women's division I varsity level volleyball.  She has established several programs in the Middletown area through her work with local non-profit organizations as well as through women's educational outreach initiatives.  Tiffany is a veteran teacher of fourteen years.  She now teaches part-time for Northstar Classical School in Middletown.  Tiffany has always valued serving others and giving of her time and abilities freely.  Because of her athletic accomplishments and contributions to the Middletown community, Tiffany was inducted into the Miami University Middletown Hall of Fame in 2014 for both Volleyball and Basketball.  She and her husband Michael are residence of Middletown and are raising two energetic boys, Liam and Owen.  

Interested in playing? Please contact Tiffany.



Cassidy Batty 

Assistant Coach

Cassidy Batty assistant coach Cassidy Batty is entering her second season as the volleyball assistant coach. Cassidy received a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in International Business and a Spanish minor from Union University in Jackson, TN. She was an outside hitter on the volleyball team for Union. 

A Texas native, Cassidy has lived in Ohio since 2012 with her husband, Chris. They have three children- Maxwell, 8. Gianna,5. and Prestley, 2. They love outdoor activites and visiting the beach. They lead the college ministry at Liberty Heights Church and enjoy playing co-ed sand volleyball each summer. 

Cassidy is passionate about the life-long value of collegiate athletics participation and is excited for a season of growth for the MUM volleyball team.