Raasch, a native of Wisner, Nebraska, enters his second year as head coach of the men's volleyball program. He competed at fellow Mid-America Men’s Volleyball Intercollegiate Conference (MAMVIC) Graceland University on their then-club team as an undergraduate, captaining the squad to runner-up finishes at the Collegiate Club Nationals. His coaching career began as an assistant at Graceland before he moved to University of Nebraska-Kearney to serve as an assistant with the Antelopes’ women’s team. Raasch was a part of the coaching staff of the 1995 National Championship team at the University of Nebraska and spent five seasons with local Division II school, Metropolitan State College of Denver.
Raasch has been head coach of the women’s team at Kenyon College in Grambling, Ohio and a member of the coaching staff at Florida Atlantic University, Boston College and DePaul University. He is currently the Director of Coaching at Club Altitude Volleyball Club in Denver.