Desert Vista Girls Staff


Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jenna Maack

Coach Maack

This is Coach Maack’s first year coaching with DVCC. She grew up in Ahwatukee, where she ran cross country and track for Desert Vista. She earned her B.S. in Exercise and Wellness from Arizona State in 2016, and her Master of Physical Education in 2018. During college, she ran for ASU’s cross country and track teams. Coach Maack also works as a physical education teacher in the Kyrene School District. She is thrilled and thankful to come back to her DVCC family and to guide all the student-athletes to be the best they can be!

email: coachMaack@thunderCC.com

Assistant Coach: Dan Beeks

Coach Beeks

Coach Beeks has been a volunteer assistant coach with DVCC since 2014.  Before that, he was Vice President, and then President, of the Desert Vista Boys Cross Country Boosters Association. He is the father of former DVCC Boys Runner Matt Beeks (Class of 2015) and former DVCC Girls Runner Izzie Beeks (Class of 2017). Coach Beeks loves working with student athletes and the rest of the coaching staff.

email: coachBeeks@thunderCC.com

Assistant Coach: Michael Bucci

Coach Bucci

Coach Bucci has been a volunteer assistant coach for the Desert Vista Girls Cross Country and Track Distance teams since 2013. Prior to joining the staff, he participated in distance running, cycling, and triathlon events since the mid-90's. Coach Bucci and his wife Kim have lived in Ahwatukee since 1994 and have three daughters: former DVCC Runner Madi Bucci (Class of 2017) - a Varsity runner on the 2016 Girls State Championship team now attending Point Loma University, former DVCC Runner Julia Bucci (Class of 2018) - now attending Colorado Christian University, and Annabelle (Class of 2022). He is grateful for the opportunity to support this great program, help these amazing young ladies develop a love for running, and build lasting memories with their teammates.

email: coachBucci@thunderCC.com

Assistant Coach: Bob Davis

Coach Davis

Coach Bob Davis has been a volunteer assistant coach for the DV distance girls since 2013. He is the father of two former DVCC State Championship Team Varsity runners: DVCC Boys Runner Ben Davis (Class of 2015), a Varsity runner on the 2014 Boys State Championship team now attending Loyola Marymount University in LA; and former DVCC Girls Runner Mandy Davis (Class of 2017), a Varsity runner on the 2016 Girls State Champtionship team, now attending Northwestern University in Chicago. Holding it all together is his supportive wife and mother (Judy).

email: coachDavis@thunderCC.com

Athletic Department

Athletic Director: Tommy Eubanks

email: teubanks@tempeunion.org

Athletic Secretary: Susan Slavin

email: sslavin@tempeunion.org