MANY HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS RUSH THIS CONTENT. EVEN IF YOU HAVE AN ATHLETE ON A SCHOOL TEAM (8TH, FRESHMAN, OR JV) THEY MAY NOT KNOW THIS INFORMATION AND SHOULD TAKE THIS BEFORE ENTERING ANY OF OUR TOURNAMENT PROGRAMS
AGES: 11-16- AGES ARE SUGGESTED IF YOU HAVE A NEWER 16 OR 17 YEAR OLD THEY ARE ALLOWED TO JOIN
GENDER: BOYS AND GIRLS- TYPICALLY AT THIS LEVEL YOU HAVE THE RATIO OF 6 GIRLS: 1 BOY. BOYS GENERALLY GRADUATE OUT OF THIS PROGRAM AT 14 YEARS OLD
EXPERIENCE: AT LEAST 6 MONTHS OF BEGINNER GAMEPLAY OR A COACH RECOMMENDATION
FORMAT: 6 TOTAL CLASSES FOR 1.5 HOURS EACH AND 1 3-4 HOUR TOURNAMENT
CAN I REPEAT: YES, MOST ATHLETES TAKE IT 2-5 TIMES. THE COACHES WILL EVALUATE THE ATHLETES AND LET YOU KNOW WHEN THEY ARE READY TO MOVE UP.
ATHLETES SHOULD ALREADY KNOW
PASSING- FOREARM AND HAND
SETTING- FORWARD AND BACK
HITTING- OUTSIDE, MIDDLE AND RIGHT SIDE
CHANGE OF DIRECTION AND MOMENTUM CONTROL
TRANSITIONING (OUTSIDE, MIDDLE, RIGHTSIDE, AND BACKROW)
SETTING DURING GAMEPLAY
THE ATHLETES WILL RECEIVE 20- 30 MINUTES OF GAMEPLAY STARTING THE FIRST PRACTICE. THE GAMEPLAY WILL PRACTICE THE SKILLS LEARNED DURING THE DRILLS. DURING MAJORITY OF THE GAMEPLAY SESSIONS ATHLETES WILL SERVE AND HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO SET.
THE ATHLETES WILL PARTICIPATE IN A 3-4 HOUR TOURNAMENT. THE GAMEPLAY IS MODIFIED TO HELP THE ATHLETES BUILD CONFIDENCE. THE STUDENTS WILL BORROW A UNIFORM AND THE GAMES WILL BE SCORED. IN THIS PROGRAM THERE ARE NO ROTATIONS.
THEY CAN SERVE FROM ANYWHERE BEHIND THE 10 FT LINE
IF THEY MISS THEIR FIRST SERVE THEY GET A RE-DO
TO PROMOTE TOUCHES, THE COACHES WILL THROW A FREEBALL SERVE AFTER EVERY ACE OR MISSED SERVE
TO AVOID BIG RUNS FROM STRONG SERVERS, THERE IS A MAX OF 3 SERVES PER ATHLETE
COACHES ARE AVAILABLE TO SET IF PLAYERS ARE NOT COMFORTABLE YET. IF YOU GET A KILL AND A COACH SETS IT YOU GET 1 POINT. IF YOU GET A KILL AND AN ATHLETE SETS IT THE TEAM GETS 2 POINTS (INCENTIVE TO SET)
HOW TO KNOW WHEN TO MOVE INTO THE ROTATIONS TOURNAMENT PROGRAM
THE ATHLETE IS EXECUTING THE THEMED GAMEPLAY WITHOUT COACH REMINDERS
THEY ARE IN CONSTANT MOTION IN THE FRONT ROW DURING GAMES
THEY PASS TO THE SETTER INSTEAD OF SENDING IT OVER
THEY ARE EXECUTING SKILLS LEARNED IN PREVIOUS CLASSES WHILE WORKING ON THE NEW SKILLS
THEY CAN SERVE OVER CONSISTENTLY FROM 3/4 BACK AND CAN PERIODICALLY MAKE IT OVER FROM BEHIND THE ENDLINE.
PLEASE CREATE AN ACCOUNT AND ADD YOUR ATHLETE TO GET FUTURE PROGRAM UPDATES VIA TEXT MESSAGING. WE WILL SEND OUT TEXT REMINDERS WHEN NEW PROGRAMS ARE AVAILABLE SO YOU DO NOT MISS OUT. THIS IS COMPLETELY FREE.
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The risks of injury and illness (ex: communicable diseases such as MRSA, influenza, and COVID-19) from the activities involved in this program are significant, including the potential for permanent paralysis and death, and while particular rules, equipment, and personal discipline may reduce these risks, the risks of serious injury and illness do exist; and,
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