Sean Nicholson


Laguna Beach VBC welcomes Coach Sean Nicholson back for his third season with the boys program. He brings with him a great passion and energy for both the game and coaching in addition to his thorough knowledge of the game.

A local product, Coach Sean grew up in Mission Viejo and graduated from Mission Viejo High School in 2003. While at Mission Viejo High School he was named to the South County All-Star Team and earned 2nd Team South Coast League 2nd Team as an opposite. Coach Sean went on to attend and compete at Irvine Valley Junior College where he received 1st and 2nd Team All-Conference honors.  en route to earning a scholarship to Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. For the next two years Coach Sean played for the  Lindenwood Lions and helped pave the way for Lindenwood's to transition from NAIA to its now current status of NCAA Div I Men’s Volleyball Program .  

For the past 12 years, Coach Sean has been coaching both high school and club boys volleyball. Most recently, Coach Sean was the Head Coach for Boys and Girls Junior Varsity teams at Trabuco Hills High School. Before that he spent 4 years assisting the Boys Varsity Volleyball team at Laguna Beach High School.   

Sean graduated from Lindenwood University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business. Outside of coaching, he enjoys playing golf and basketball. He is currently the Assistant Girls Varsity Volleyball Coach back at his alma mater, Mission Viejo High School.