4 10, 2019

What to Expect at Tryouts

By |2019-10-04T12:50:16-08:00October 4th, 2019|Announcements, National, Regional|0 Comments

In some places tryouts may be an intimidating event. Not at SoCal Volleyball Club! Here tryouts are a fun, low-stress time where your daughter highlights her skills. You and she will be welcomed with smiling faces and a little motown on the stereo. Families often say they love our club's vibe - that it feels good to be here, and Travel Team Tryouts are no exception! Even if [...]

29 08, 2019

The Uniqueness of Volleyball

By |2019-08-29T14:42:22-08:00August 29th, 2019|Announcements|0 Comments

This article should be explained to (and understood by) all parents in your program, as volleyball is known as a sport that is not a “parent-pleaser.” In volleyball, the game is so unique because, first and foremost, players must rebound the ball. All other major American sports allow the player either to hold or pause with the ball during the game action. Look at the balls skills of [...]

24 07, 2019

2020 15-18U Travel Program Frequently Asked Questions

By |2019-07-29T16:32:07-08:00July 24th, 2019|Announcements|0 Comments

Yes, this is the same SCVA Travel program that previously had November tryouts. The SCVA changed tryouts and registration for 2019-2020. They're now BEFORE the high school season. Teams form in July and start practicing after Nov. 29th (and after your CIF season) Below is our 2020 15-18U Coaching Team. Once tryouts begin, we'll contact you with your team assignment as soon as it's available. [...]

30 05, 2019

Leaving the Nest

By |2019-05-30T13:50:53-08:00May 30th, 2019|Announcements|0 Comments

By Patricia Doherty June of 2019 marks such a huge occasion in my life. As most of you may know, my daughter Emma, setter on 18-Aurora, will be graduating high school. Emma has been at SoCal since we moved here to California in 2013 -- just in time for 13’s tryouts! Shhh - don’t tell anyone , but Emma also tried out at another [...]

14 01, 2019

Volleyball Parent FAQ | USA Volleyball

By |2019-01-14T10:48:49-08:00January 14th, 2019|Announcements|0 Comments

BY ANDREA BUCKNER, LANCASTER, PA., CAP II | JAN. 01, 2017, 3:50 P.M. (ET) If you ask most junior volleyball coaches the worst part of being a coach, they will say the parents. After nearly 20 years of coaching and 16 of teaching high school science, I can honestly say I have had great experiences dealing with parents. In almost every case, the issue has been one of perceived ‘fairness.’ I can’t remember [...]

16 08, 2018

MiraCosta College Head Coach Chris Muscat, Joins SoCal Staff

By |2018-08-19T17:28:59-08:00August 16th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

About Chris We are excited to announce a new hire to help coach during the indoor season - Chris Muscat. Aimee said that "He will be a great addition to the amazing staff that we already have -- bringing a new level from coaching at the Division 1 level to give our players an extra edge." Chris has just recently returned to Southern California to take on [...]

2 07, 2018

National Members: Summer training starts after your end of the year tournament!

By |2018-07-02T10:58:21-08:00July 2nd, 2018|Announcements, Regional|0 Comments

Hi National Member, Your competitive season finishes in July, but your training continues! SoCal Team Members get free Summer Maintenance training into August. When you get back from Festival or JOs, join us for clinics Monday through Thursday from 4:00-5:30PM. This training maintains volleyball conditioning, all-around skills, and prepares you for school tryouts and SoCal Fall Ball. In these weekly clinics, you'll train with athletes similar in age and skill [...]

2 07, 2018

Bridgette Salas Heads Refreshed Beach Program & Joins Indoor Staff

By |2018-07-02T12:19:14-08:00July 2nd, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

Eighteen year coaching veteran, Bridgette Salas, has joined SoCal Volleyball Club as an indoor coach and Sand/Beach Coordinator. After listening to member feedback, June marked SoCal Volleyball Club's refreshed Sand/Beach Program with Bridgette at the helm. Camper's parents raved, "[I] love Bridgette so much. She's great and was so good with the girls. Taught them a lot, so encouraging too. I can't wait to tell our team about [...]