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Boys Club

Rockford Volleyball is pleased to announce the return of a boy’s volleyball program to our offerings!

Club Volleyball is an opportunity for middle school boys ages 10 – 14 of varying abilities to develop their skills through practice and competition while also furthering their social and academic development. 

Training will run September - February. Teams will be divided into age groups of 12U, 13U and 14U. Tryouts are September 3, 2020. Makeup tryouts are September 8, 2020. Practices begin September 15, 2020.

Watch our website, your email, and social media for more information on tryouts and open gyms. 

For more information, contact Mike Allen at mallen@rockfordvolleyball.org.

Middle School Evaluations

12U-14U

Ages:
10-13

 

Evaluation Date:
September 3, 2020

Makeup tryout is September 8
 

Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00pm

 
Location
UW Health Sports Factory
305 S. Madison St.

$30
 
Register Today!

Boys Program Info

  • Middle School Program
  • Ages 10-13
  • September - February
  • Tryouts are September 3, 2020

Middle School CLUB Season

12U-14U

Ages: 10-13
 

Season Runs:

September 15, 2020 - February 11, 2021
$800 + pay for tournaments as they become available
 

Practice:
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5-7pm

 

Tryouts/Evaluations

  • We can accommodate a limited number of athletes for evaluations in the middle school level and the high school group each.
  • We have a system in place that will work within the CDC and the state of Illinois COVID-19 guidelines.
  • Athletes will be assigned a court for evaluations and will remain with a group of 20-24 athletes for the evaluation time. 
  • Masks are not required for active play time.
  • The evaluation is used for placing athletes in practice pods and teams. 

Makeup Tryouts


Age Eligibility Guidelines

* See the age classification and age eligibility chart to place your athlete in the appropriate age group.


Got Questions?

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Additional Information

  • Tryout payments are non-refundable.

  • Please plan to have your athlete at the entire tryout. This is a closed tryout between the athlete and coaches. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, parents are not allowed in the gym.

  • Athletes must be at the tryout day in order to be considered for a team.

  • An email will be sent to the parent once acceptance into RVA has been completed and with instructions on signing. 

  • Players may be put on a waiting list for a team if not initially selected. If a selected player does not accept the spot on the team, we will select another player from the waiting list at that time.

Evaluation Process

Stage Description
Pre-Registration Athletes Pre-Register on our website to allow us to provide adequate staffing for tryouts and to make registration faster on site. The tryout fee is $30
On Site Registration ALL ATHLETES MUST PRE-REGISTER! NO WALK-INS WILL BE ALLOWED DUE TO COVID-19. Everyone should arrive 30 minutes early to check in and receive tryout t-shirt & number
Tryout Evaluation Athletes will be guided through the tryout and evaluated thoroughly by coaches.
Club Selection Coaches and Club Directors meet after tryouts to select those accepted into the club
Communication Emails will be sent out to athletes with their placement within 1 week after ALL Early tryouts are complete. Athletes/Families have 48 hours to respond to the offer with an Acceptance or Denial. We have all tentative details available before our tryout to allow for the decision making process to be efficient
Team Formation Coaches and Club Director finalize the rosters during the first 1-2 weeks of the season

SEASON INFORMATION AT ROCKFORD VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION

Tryouts/Evaluations

Boys Club evaluations will be September 3, 2020. To learn more and to register for Tryouts, click here

Parent Meeting

September 10, 2020
UW Health Sports Factory
7:00 pm 

Practices 

All club teams will practice Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

Practices begin on September 15, 2020 at UW Health Sports Factory.  All teams will practice for 2 hours between 5pm-9pm. More information on specific times will be released closer to the date. 

 

Tournaments

No 2020-21 tournaments have been scheduled. Should COVID-19 guidelines change, we will post all tournaments on our website. 

In a normal season, tournaments are typically every other weekend on Saturday or Sunday. 

2020-21 Holiday Breaks

We will have holiday breaks. 

  • Thanksgiving Break  - November 26
  • Christmas Break -  December 24-31