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Get started in Boys Volleyball
If you have a son who is looking to play boys volleyball, contact Chris@hoavb.org to get more information on opportunities in your area.
$250 Team Grant
For the 2017-18 season, HOA boys volleyball team will receive a $250 grant. Grants are awarded based on the teams having at least 8 players on the roster and participating in at least 2 HOA sanctioned boys tournaments. Clubs with multiple boys teams will receive $250/per team.
Discounted Boys USAV Membership
In an effort to help grow & promote boys volleyball, the Heart of America Region of USA Volleyball is offering discounted memberships for boys volleyball players between the ages of 11-18. The price of the membership is $35 in comparison to the $50 junior memberships. Boys who are 9 or 10 years of age can register for the $15 – 10U membership; boys who are 8 and under can register for the free – 8U membership.
HOA Boys Volleyball Clinic
Wednesday, December 13 HOA will be hosting a boys volleyball clinic from 6:30-8:30PM. The clinic will be conducted by three highly decorated collegiate men’s volleyball coaches: Dan Friend & Matt McCarthy from Lewis University, along with Mike Talamantes from Park University. Dan Friend, who is in his 14th season as the Head Men’s Volleyball Coach at Lewis University, was named the 2015 (NCAA Men’s DI-II) AVCA & Volleyball Magazine National Coach of the Year. Matt McCarthy, Associate Head Men’s Volleyball Coach at Lewis University, is in his 9th season with the program and was named the 2015 (NCAA Men’s DI-II) AVCA National Assistant Coach of the Year. Mike Talamantes, who is in his 7th season as the Head Men’s/Women’s Volleyball Coach at Park University, was named the 2012 (Men’s NAIA) & 2014 (Women’s NAIA) AVCA National Coach of the Year. For details on how to register, please see the flyer below.
HOA Boys Tournament Schedule