2021/2022 Age Range: Age group for this club are 15-17. please see below to confirm if you qualify for this club.
16 and Under Division: Players who were born on or after July 1, 2005
15 and Under Division: Players who were born on or after July 1, 2006
14 and Under Division: Players who were born on or after July 1, 2007
Boys 14 and Under Division: Players who were born on or after July 1, 2006 (15 years or younger) who shall neither have completed nor are in a grade higher than the eighth grade (8th) during the current academic year will be allowed to participate at the USA Junior National Championships on 14 and under teams. This age waiver is still subject to frozen roster rules.
Practice time will be once during the week after school, and once on the weekend. Currently the older team practice Tuesday from 4:00-6:00 and Sunday from 2:00-4:00, younger team is Wednesday and Sunday 4-6.
Location: St. Mark Lutheran Church 1135 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda NY 14120.
Every youth must join USA Volleyball. It gives us insurance, and allows us to play in certain tournaments, along with other benefits of USA Volleyball membership. See: https://www.teamusa.org/usa-volleyball/membership. To sign up for the team or tryout, please email Coach@lumbercityvc.com (you will then go to https://memberships.sportsengine.com/org/western-empire-volleyball to sign up for tryouts/team) please make sure you select our club as your team.
It also provides youth protection training for the coaches. All players must have health insurance.
Normally on Sundays, WEVA (USA Volleyball reginal division) is one organization that run tournaments in the area. They are normally $250 to $350 for the day.
We may scrimmage between other local clubs, this will involve calling the coaches and arranging a date. Dates TBA.
(still TBA depending on how many players we have,, and fundraisers): Below is the estimate, however we are looking at potential sponsorships that may help reduce cost or allow us to offer more things to the players. We want all kids to be able to play, so if you have any financial concerns, please see Rob Albert.
USA Volleyball Membership: $65
Coach membership/training: $20
Gym Rental $100
Tournaments 3 of them $150
$65.00 paid direct to USA Volleyball with online registration.
Player Information: We will need sons full name, birth date, emergencies contact info, parents contact info, and any medical information (ie: allergies, etc.. ).
If you are interested in joining, have any questions/comments please email (firstname.lastname@example.org )