Jaidyn Blanchfield is in her first season as an assistant coach with UMass Boston volleyball.
A standout member of the Division I University of Northern Iowa volleyball tea, Blanchfield will help with all facets of the Beacons program.
Since graduating from UNI, Blanchfield has worked with some of the top volleyball programs, serving as an assistant coach for the Club Iowa Beach Volleyball Club team, the Club Iowa Juniors, and the Springfield College (MA) women’s and men’s volleyball programs. During her time with the Pride, Blanchfield trained and mentored the student-athletes. She aided in all practice plans and line-ups for competition, and played in integral part in the recruiting process.
As a player, Blanchfield was a middle hitter for the Panthers. During her three seasons with UNI she appeared in a total of 66 matches, while starting in 17 matches during the 2015 season.
Blanchfield graduated from University of Northern Iowa in 2017 with a bachelor’s in Movement and Exercise Science. She then earned her Master’s Degree in Advanced Level Coaching at Springfield in 2019.