Ben Vaught

Ben Vaught


2017 - Present, Head Coach, Beach Elite Volleyball

  • 2017 AVP Tour Player
  • College: University of Hawaii at Manoa, Vanguard University

    Ben is currently a head coach at Beach Elite. He received his AAA beach rating at 16 years old and is currently ranked 9th in CBVA points. He qualified for the Huntington Beach AVP 2017 open by beating 4-time olympian Reid Priddy and Canadian Olympian Chaim Shalk. He's ranked 1st in AVPnext main draw Manhattan Beach.

    He is a Huntington beach native and played at Huntington Beach High playing all 4 years on varsity and claiming multiple State and CIF Championships. For club, he played at HBC for 7 years and 4 of those years took home Jr. Olympic medals. Ben has coached youth under seasoned beach professionals like Andor Gyulia and Ed Ratledge and is a valuable asset to the Beach Elite team.