Volleyball Assistant Coach
Tara Boer joined the Defender volleyball program for the 2012 season. Boer is one of three Dordt College volleyball players to earn NAIA First Team All-American honors. She claimed first team honors in 2004 and second team honors in 2005. She is the all-time leader in kills at Dordt College (rally scoring) with 2,311 kills and is the leader in kills per set with a 4.13 average.
While at Dordt, Boer helped the Defenders to a 134-20 overall record and a 62-2 GPAC match mark. The Defenders won three straight GPAC regular season and post-season tournament titles. Boer graduated from Dordt College in 2006 with a degree in social work and is an adjunct instructor in the Dordt College sociology/social work department.