All players have been contacted by their coaches about what team they are on, and when they practice in the next few weeks. If you haven't heard from your coach, check your spam folder, then email email@example.com.
Practices start week of March 19-23. Coaches shared details with their teams.
No practices week of March 26-31 (spring break; gyms closed)
Matches and clinics start the week of April 9-14. (Some differences for HS, MS Select, and MS Travel which plug into other leagues).
Typical weekly schedule (starting week of April 9-14... details coming soon)
Grade 4/5 House: practice/match Wednesdays 6-7:30 or 7:30-9 at Oakton ES; clinics Mondays 6-7pm at Thoreau MS
Grade 6 House: practice/match Fridays 6-7:30 or 7:30-9 at Oakton ES; clinics Mondays 7-8pm at Thoreau MS
Grade 7/8 House: practice/match Mondays 6-7:30 or 7:30-9 at Kilmer or Oakton ES; clinics Fridays time TBD at Kilmer
High School House: all-team practice/scrimmages Tuesdays 6:15-8 at Kilmer (starting 3/20); matches Saturdays mornings at Thoreau or MYA gyms (starting in April)
Middle School Select: matches Saturday mornings at Thoreau or MYA gyms
Middle School Travel: matches Wednesdays at Thoreau or county gyms
Spring Volleyball Program Overview
Season runs late March to early June
Range of levels available for grades 7-8: House, Select, Travel. For more info on levels, click here
High school House league! (Need coaches). Format will include a weekly practice/scrimmages for all four teams as the primary practice, coached by trained coaches.
Strong focus on House team parity will mean not all team requests can be honored.
Coaching support including coaching clinics in March/April.
House Leagues (beginner to intermediate):
Leagues for Grades 4-12: Grades 4-5 (coed: boys and girls), Grade 6 (coed), Grades 7-8 (girls), Grades 9-12 (girls)
Grades 4-8: 1 combined practice/match per week; one league clinic per week; some teams may have additional practice time
Grades 9-12: 1 weeknight practice/scrimmage (all teams) and 1 Saturday match per week
Weekly skills clinics during season
$130 registration fee
Select and Travel Leagues (intermediate to advanced)
Grades 7-8 (girls only); some advanced 6th graders considered
Tryouts completed and teams formed
2 weeknight practices/week
Select matches: Saturdays in MYA Select league (McLean and Vienna)
Travel matches: Wednesday nights in NVTVL travel league (across Northern VA)
$260 registration fee: register in standard Grade 7-8 before tryouts; pay difference upon selection