Mississippi State Volleyball Coach Julie Darty Dennis’ New Contract

STARKVILLE — After a record season in which Mississippi state volleyball reached the NCAA tournament for the first time in the program’s history, coach Julie Darty Dennis was given a two-year contract extension, which would lock her through the end of the 2025 season.

Dennis joined Mississippi State in 2018 and the Bulldogs have improved a lot since then. They rose from 5-15 in 2020 to a record 25-5 with a mark of 16-2 SEC in 2021. Details of Dennis’ deal were not disclosed in a release, but a university spokesperson said Dennis and its staff received pay increases.

“I am super excited and grateful that (Athletic Director) John Cohen and the administration have confidence in me, and they want me to stay here and continue to build something special with our program,” Dennis said in a statement. “I think the historic run we’ve had this season was definitely a sign that things are going in the right direction. Now this is the fun part. We’re really going to see if we can keep this up and compete at the level that we are.” know what we’re capable of.”

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