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Fall Ball - Mini Club - August 4th Evaluations

OVER VIEW - FALL BALL ( MINI CLUB )

2018 Girls & Boys  Fall Ball  ( Mini Club ) Season
August 13th  – October 20th          Girls & Boys  8u – 16u

Mini Club (PVA Fall Instructional League)  is a quality program for all levels,  Elite, Intermediate and Beginner. 

Athletes will ...

  • Develop and strengthen all volleyball skills
  • Learn in a fun and focused environment
  • Gain competitive experience competing in local and regional tournaments against other club programs

The program goal is to get athletes ready to take their volleyball abilities to the next level and ready to:

  • Compete in PVA's Spring Season program
  • Tryout and make school programs

Athletes are assigned to teams by age groups and ability of  8-9 players. Teams train twice per week with five half day tournaments.  

EVALUATION CHECKLIST

The following must be brought to the August 4th Evaluations!  All players will be placed by age and ability.  

  • Athletes please wear t-shirt, athletic shorts and athletic shoes. 
  • Register on PVA Website  (Required)

PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING TO EVALUATIONS!

  • $50 Evaluation/Tryout Fee (Non-Refundable)
  • PVA  Liability Waiver   
  • Copy of Birth Certificate

A packet will be given to you at evaluations with the below forms, they are due at the first practice.

  • AAU Medical Release - Notarized  
  • Athlete Code of Conduct 
  • Parent Code of Conduct
  • PVA Photo and Internet Release 
  • PVA Handbook Agreement Form 

2018 FALL BALL TOURNAMENT DATES

September 8th - PVA Kick-off Tournament -Lake Helen

September 22, 2018 - United League - Location TBD

September 29, 2018 - United League - Location TBD

October 13, 2018 - United League - Location TBD

October 20, 2018 - United League Championships 

FALL BALL COSTS

(Aug 13th - October 22nd)

GIRLS & BOYS

TOTAL COST  $500  8u - 16u

$ 50  Evaluation Fee - Non Refundable
               (Due at 8/4 Evaluations)
$225  Due in August   
               (1st Practice week of Aug.  13th)
$225  Due in September        
               (1st Practice week of Sept.  2nd)


*Practices  begin week of Aug. 13th*

FALL BALL COST INCLUDES:  

  • 2  months of  training sessions             
  • 5-Tournament fees       
  • 2 Practice shirts 
  • 1 Game shirt  
  • Facility costs 
  • Equipment usage
  • Coach's stipend

 


Setting up for a drill - Having fun!

2018 - 2019 AAU REGISTRATION

All Athletes will need a current AAU Membership, which will be available after August 15th, 2018.  This is a required membership that must be renewed yearly. Once you register it is good through August 31st of the following year.  This is a one time $14 fee, that is good for the fall and regular spring seasons.

An email will be sent to all players when the new registration is open.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many athletes to a team?   8-9 athletes per team

How are teams selected?  By age, through USAV guidelines, and their ability.  They may be moved at the discretion of the Club Director depending on their experience and ability. We will have advanced, intermediate and beginning teams.

What are practice dates?  Monday/Fri 5:30-7:30 or 7:30-9:30  or Tues/Thur 5:30-7:30 or 7:30-9:30

When is team placement?     Saturday, August 4th, 2018    9am - 11am - 8u - 12u     11:15am - 1:15pm  13u - 16u

What if I can't make the team placement?    You need to register to save your spot on a team.  Once teams are formed we can not guarantee a spot on a team.
    
Are there any additional cost?   Athletes will need to purchase a AAU Membership $14 after  August 20th.  Parents will need to pay for their entry fees to tournament venues usually $5  and provide transportation to and from the venues.   Athletes will also need to  wear  SOLID BLACK spandex and BLACK Kneepads to practice and for games.  We have those items for sale in our facility, if you need them.

Do you have to pay all at once?    No, $50, which is non-refundable  is due at evaluations and then  two payments for the remainder of the season will be due at the first practice in August and first practice in September . 

What days are tournaments?  Saturdays.  We will attend four league 1/2 day tournaments (appx 9am - 4pm), in addition, PVA players will receive and additional home tournament included in their cost.   Location will vary by age for each tournament 

How do I register?  Click on the registration link on this page.

What do I need to bring to team evaluations?   You need to bring a copy of birth certificate, confirmation of registration, water, and wear appropriate volleyball gear (knee pads, spandex, t-shirt, and athletic shoes).

Do we offer scholarships or payment plans?   At this time we do not offer scholarships for mini club but we do offer payment plans.  Please call the office (386-228-2PVA) for more information.

What is the youngest age we accept?   We usually start at the age of 8 years of age but we are aware that there are some youngsters that are very attentive, skilled and ready to participate at a younger age. Their is no hard rule its more about the child readiness than the actual age. 

What is the oldest age we accept?   The athlete must be a maximum of 16 years of age.  The athlete can not turn 17 years old before September 1st of the following year.