The team will consist of 10-11 players, and the roster will be finalized within a few weeks after the tryouts. All players and parents will hear from Coach Mike by email within that time-frame.
Season fees per player: $1,100 ($500 paid upon acceptance in October 2021, followed by three $200 monthly payments due Nov 1st 2021, Dec 1st 2021 & Jan 1st 2022). Payments will be processed through our website portal and link will be sent to U14 rostered team.
Practices will be twice a week for two hours each session. The exact schedule is TBD but will be finalized shortly after the tryouts.
Season will run from November 2021 through May of 2022
The team will play in as many tournaments and one-off matches as possible. Typically this is 5-8 tournaments that are usually within a 2-3 hours drive of the Northern Virginia area. The majority of the tournaments will be a one-day format but we may add a few 2-day tournaments as well.
All-day mandatory certification clinic to be held Saturday, December 11th at Patrick Henry College
Team jerseys are included in the season fee.
It is expected that players on the team will make practice and tournament attendance a high priority.
Playing time for players will not be equal, but everyone will have the opportunity to play during matches. The advancement of each player’s skills and experience will be balanced with making the team as competitive as possible during competition.
Team Goals for the Season
Mike played club volleyball at the University of Virginia as a middle hitter, opposite, and finally as a passer and outside hitter. In his final season he helped lead the Cavaliers to an impressive 3rd place finish at the Club National's Tournament and was awarded the Southern Conference Player of the Year. After college Mike continued to play both grass and sand doubles tournaments in the Northeast before moving to San Diego to play beach volleyball exclusively. He achieved the highest amateur beach doubles rating with a AAA rating from the California Beach Volleyball Association and competed in multiple AVP qualifier events. Mike has coached multiple teams with San Diego's Coast Volleyball Club, Northern Virginia Volleyball Association (NVVA) and AVA Volleyball Club. He enjoys teaching players to help them reach their full potential and inspiring them to love the game.
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