Alabama Juniors Volleyball Club: Playing Site Directions

Directions to playing site
Directions to Playing Sites

Bumpus Middle School
6055 Flemings Parkway
1-459 south to exit 10.
at bottom of ramp turn left. go 0.4 miles, turn right onto stadium trace
parkway. stay straght, after you pass the big baseball stadium on your left,
turn into the last driveway on your left. school is on the right.


Homewood High School
1901 S. Lakeshore Drive
Take I-20 West to I-65 South to Lake Shore Drive go left over I-65.
Go into Homewood.
Go about 3 miles, Homewood High School is on your right.
The gym for Homewood High is around the backside of the school go around the school up the hill and to the left and park in rear.

High School will be 200 yards ahead on your left.

Homewood Middle School
395 Mecca Avenue
From North:
Off I-65 South take the Oxmoor Rd Exit #256B toward Homewood for 0.6 miles.
Turn Right onto Palisades Dr for 0.2 miles.
Turn Left onto Mecca Avenue for 0.3 miles.

From South:
Off I-65 North take the Oxmoor Rd Exit #256A.
Go toward Homewood (take a right onto Oxmoor Rd at the end of the off ramp) for 0.5 miles.
Turn Right onto Palisades Dr for 0.2 miles.
Turn Left onto Mecca Avenue for 0.3 miles.


Hoover High School
From the North:
Take 1-65 South to 1-459 N, this is a tricky exit
since the interstate really runs east and west.
Stay in the right hand lane and follow the signs to Tuscaloosa.
Go to the second exit, exit 10 (Hoover Met, 150 exit) turn left off the Interstate.
Go under the interstate to the second light, turn right onto the Hoover Met Parkway.
Go about 1.5 miles to the third left and turn onto to Learning Drive.
Go straight until it dead ends.
Take a left on Buccaneer Lane, you are in front of the school.
Take the first left and park close to the right side of the building.
The gym is the area on the right.

From the South:
Take 1-65 North to 1-459 N, this is a tricky exit
since the interstate really runs east and west.
Stay in the left hand lane and follow the signs to Tuscaloosa.
Go to the second exit, exit 10 (Hoover Met, 150 exit) turn left off the Interstate.
Go under the interstate to the second light, turn right onto the Hoover Met Parkway.
Go about 1.5 miles to the third left and turn onto to Learning Drive.
Go straight until it dead ends.
Take a left on Buccaneer Lane, you are in front of the school.
Take the first left and park close to the right side of the building.
The gym is the area on the right.

University of Montevallo
From the North: **Road detours due to bridge collapsing**
Take I-65 Southto I-59/20 West (towards Tuscaloosa).
Take first exit, Arkadelphia Road.
TurnLEFT at end of exit (turn left from the outside lane).
Your first right will bethe onramp for I-20/59 East.
Take this and exit immediately for I-65 South.
Continue on I-65 South to exit #238 (Shelby County Airport/University of Montevallo exit).
Follow signs to University of Montevallo.
Atend of exit, turn LEFT.
Follow to the stop sign and turn RIGHT onto CR 22.
Go until 1st red light intersection and turn LEFT onto Hwy 119.
Continue for approximately 4 miles and turn RIGHT onto CR 15 (Sharp turn).
Take first LEFT onto King.
Follow to second stop sign and turn RIGHT.
Continue to second stop sign and turn LEFT into the parking lot.
Park and the gym is up the stairs to the right.

From the West:
Take I-20/59 East to I-65 South.
Continue on I-65 South to exit #234 (Shelby County Airport/University of Montevallo exit).
Follow signs to University of Montevallo.
Atend of exit, turn LEFT.
Follow to the stop sign and turn RIGHT onto CR 22.
Go until 1st red light intersection and turn LEFT onto Hwy 119.
Continue for approximately 4 miles and turn RIGHT onto CR 15 (Sharp turn).
Take first LEFT onto King.
Follow to second stop sign and turn RIGHT.
Continue to second stop sign and turn LEFT into the parking lot.
Park and the gym is up the stairs to the right.

From the East: **Road detours due to bridge collapsing**
Take I-20/59 West to Arkadelphia Road.
Take exit turnLEFT at end of exit (turn left from the outside lane).
Your first right will bethe onramp for I-20/59 East.
Take this and exit immediately for I-65 South.
Continue on I-65 South to exit #238 (Shelby County Airport/University of Montevallo exit).
Follow signs to University of Montevallo.
Atend of exit, turn LEFT.
Follow to the stop sign and turn RIGHT onto CR 22.
Go until 1st red light intersection and turn LEFT onto Hwy 119.
Continue for approximately 4 miles and turn RIGHT onto CR 15 (Sharp turn).
Take first LEFT onto King.
Follow to stop sign and turn RIGHT.
Continue to second stop sign and turn LEFT into the parking lot.
Park and the gym is up the stairs to the right.

From the South:
Take I-65 North to exit #238 (Shelby County Airport/University of Montevallo exit).
Follow signs to University of Montevallo.
Atend of exit, turn LEFT.
At the stop sign turn LEFT.
Follow to the next stop sign and turn RIGHT onto CR 22.
Go until 1st red light intersection and turn LEFT onto Hwy 119.
Continue for approximately 4 miles and turn RIGHT onto CR 15 (Sharp turn).
Take first LEFT onto King.
Follow to stop sign and turn RIGHT.
Continue to second stop sign and turn LEFT into the parking lot.
Park and the gym is up the stairs to the right.

Oak Mountain Middle School
5650 Cahaba Valley Road
From I-65 South:
Take exit 246 [which is the AL-119/Cahaba Valley Road exit].
Take a left at the end of the exit onto AL-119/Cahaba Valley Road.
Continue on 119N/Cahaba Valley Road 4.7 miles.
School wil be on the left.

From I-65 North:
Take exit 246 [which is the AL-119/Cahaba Valley Road exit].
Take a right at the end of the exit onto AL-119/Cahaba Valley Road.
Continue on 119N/Cahaba Valley Road 4.7 miles.
School wil be on the left.

Oak Mountain High School
From North or South: I-65 to I-459
Merge onto US-280 E/AL-38 via exit number 19 toward Childersburg.
Turn right onto AL-119/Cahaba Valley Road.
School is on the right.

From East or West: I-20 to I-459
Merge onto US-280 E/AL-38 via exit number 19 toward Childersburg.
Turn right onto AL-119/Cahaba Valley Road.
School is on the right.

Pelham High School
From Atlanta:
Take I-20 West to I-65 South to Valleydale Road.
Go right on Valleydale Road.
Go through Hwy 31.
Go into the city of Helena.
Stay on Valleydale until you hit a light at Panther Road, across from a huge field.
There is a sign that says Pelham High School here as well, go left up the hill.
The school is on your right.
Turn into the first entrance and go past the first two buildings the gym is the last building on the left.

From the North:
Take I-65 South and follow the above directions.

From Chattanooga:
Take I-59 South to 20/59 in Birmingham to I-65 South and follow the above directions.

From the South:
Take I-65 North to Valleydale and get off and go to the left and follow the above directions.

Simmons Middle School
From the North:
Take I-65 South through Birmingham, when you reach the I-459 interchange stay in the
right lane, taking the Tuscaloosa exit, this is I-459 South, continue in the
right lane, take the first exit.
This is the Hoover, Hwy. 31 exit.
Turn right on to Hwy. 31.
Go to the second red light and take a left onto Patton Chapel Road.
Go to the second red light and take a left onto Patton Chapel Road.
You will not be able to take a right.
It is across from Crest Cadillac Car Dealership.
Go two miles and the school will be on your left just past the tennis courts and fire station up on a hill.

From the South:
Take I-65 North to the I-459 Interchange, stay in the right lane.
Take the Tuscaloosa exit, this is I-459 S.
Continue in the right lane, taking the first exit.
This is the Hoover, Hwy 31 exit.
Turn right on Hwy 31.
Go to the second red light and take a left onto Patton Chapel Road.
You will not be able to take a right.
It is across from Crest Cadillac Dealership.
Go two miles and the school will be on your left just past the tennis courts and fire station up on a hill.

Thompson High School
100 Warrior Drive
From I-20:
Take I-65 South to the Alabaster Exit, exit right toward Hwy 31.
Turn right and go approx. .9 miles to Hwy 119.
Go past Thompson Middle School.
Turn right toward Montevallo.
Go over the railroad tracks to the 3rd traffic light.
Turn right on Thompson Road (at the Alabaster Municipal Park and Thompson High School sign).
Proceed about 1 mile to the first left, school is about .25 mile on your right.


Thompson Middle School
1509 Kent Dairy Road
From North or South: I-65 to South of Birmingham
Take the US-31 exit #238 toward Saginaw/Alabaster.
Keep right at the fork in the ramp.
Merge onto US-31 N/AL-3 N/Montgomery Highway.
Turn left onto AL-119.
Turn right onto Kent Dairy Road.

From East or West: I-20 to I-459 S to I-65 S
Take the US-31 exit #238 toward Saginaw/Alabaster.
Keep right at the fork in the ramp.
Merge onto US-31 N/AL-3 N/Montgomery Highway.
Turn left onto AL-119.
Turn right onto Kent Dairy Road.