|Title:||Senior Women's Administrator|
Chapman's all-time winningest volleyball coach, Cahill continues
to turnout winning teams year after year. In 2011 the Panthers set
a school record with 24 wins and it was the fifth time in eight
years the Panthers have won at least 17 matches. Chapman has had
nine straight seasons above .500 and reached the NCAA playoffs for
the ninth time under Cahill in 2011.
Mary is the longest-tenured coach in Chapman volleyball history, finishing .500 or better in 19 of her 23 seasons. Cahill is also in her fifth year serving as Senior Women's Administrator at Chapman.
She has had 30 Division III All-West Region athletes play for her in the past 13 years, seven All-Americans and five Academic All-District VIII selections. Despite many great years at Chapman, she has reached an unprecedented level of success in the past decade-plus, producing consistently winning teams. Her 11 winning seasons in the last 12 years is the most successful run she's had in her coaching career.
A native of Orange, Mary attended Orange High School and played two seasons at Chapman, where she was named Academic All-America in 1985. She has a bachelor's degree in Movement/Exercise Science from Chapman, and a master's in education from Azusa Pacific. She has an 9-year old daughter named Kadie.