Nick Polite enters his second season as an assistant coach for the Valparaiso volleyball program in 2014. Polite helped guide the Crusaders to 25 wins in his first year in 2013 as Valpo finished in second place in the league standings and earned a spot in the Horizon League title match.
Polite comes to Valpo from Indiana State, where he spent the 2012 campaign as an assistant coach. He was responsible for film analysis/exchange, travel coordination, statistical analysis and the defense during his time as an assistant. Polite previously was a student manager for the 2011 season and also spent two years as a practice player for the Sycamores.