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Soul Machine - WOmen


Owners and Coaches

Owner & Head Coach - John May

Owner & Head Coach - John May

Assistant Coach - Reed May

Assistant Coach - Reed May

Assistant Coach - Austin Valjas

Assistant Coach - Austin Valjas


Returning athletes

The following athletes have been re-signed for the 2018 season:


Jaki Ellis

Position: Setter
Height: 6'1
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 11

  • 2nd in league in perfect sets

  • School: University of Alberta

  • Team Canada - FISU Games and Pan Am Cup

  • CIS and Canada West first team all-star

  • Pro: Finland and Belgium

  • 1st Overall Draft Pick 2017

Taylor Brisebois

Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6'2
Spike Touch: 10'7
Block Touch: 9'8
Jersey No. 1

  • Top 10 in League Blocks

  • Pro: Germany, Denmark & Sweden

  • School: McMaster University

  • OUA All-star & OUA Championship - Gold in 2014

  • Team Ontario & Canada Games team

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Natalie Buck

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6’0
Spike Touch:
Block Touch:
Jersey No. 9

  • School: Georgian University

  • OCAA Athlete of the year, 1st team all-star

  • 2012 Georgian Female Athlete of the Year 

  • Pro: Germany & Denmark


2018 Drafted Roster


Danielle Brisebois- 1st round draft pick

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6'0
Spike Touch: 10'5.5
Block Touch: 9'9
Jersey No. 2

  • Pro: Finland 2017

  • Senior National Team - 3 years

  • FISU Team 2015

  • University of British Columbia

Katarina Jovicic - 2nd round draft pick

Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6’3
Spike Touch: 9’10
Block Touch: 9’4
Jersey No. 12

  • School: Columbia University

  • 2010-11 Canadian National Champion, Second Team All-Ivy League,

  • Ontario Provincial Beach National team

Heather Setka

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 5’10
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 14

  • School: York University

  • 2017-18 OUA Second-Team All-Star

Julie Longman

Position: Libero
Height: 5’6
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 6

  • School: Ryerson University

  • 2017-18 OUA Award of Merit, OUA First Team All-Star

  • Ryerson Rookie of the Year

  • OUA East’s Libero of the Year

Lindsay McCabe

Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6’1
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 3

  • School: Syracuse University

  • OVA Award of Excellence, 2009 Provincial Championship All-Star, All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Team

  • 2015 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix

  • Team Ontario, National B Team

  • Pro: France

Melissa Smilie

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 5’11
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No.

  • School: York University

  • 2012-13 OUA Silver medal

  • Team BC

Nikki Slikboer

Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6’3
Spike Touch: 9’8
Block Touch: 9’5
Jersey No. 13

  • School: Queen’s University

  • Team Ontario

  • Pro: Germany

Sarah Wheatcroft

Position: Setter
Height: 5’11
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 4

  • School: Delaware State University (NCAA)

  • MAC Rookie of the week

  • OVA Award of Excellence

  • Team Ontario

Sarah Williams

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 5’10
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 7

  • School: York University

  • 2017-18 OUA East second-team All-Star, Team MVP

  • OUA All-Rookie team

Sophia Currier

Position: Libero
Height: 5’4
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 10

  • School: University of Toronto

Veronica Livingston

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6’0
Spike Touch: 
Block Touch: 
Jersey No. 5

  • School: Ryerson University

  • OUA Rookie of the year

  • CIS All-Rookie team

  • 1st-team All-Star - 4 straight seasons