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  The final make up tryouts will be Tuesday the 8th at Luke Elementary for the 14's team opening. Starting Thursday the 10th the 14's team will practice at Sante Fe Elementary at 9880 N. 77th Ave Peoria,AZ. 85345 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. The required score keeping and ref class for the 14's is Saturday the 19th at 1:00-2:30PM and the 16's is at 3:00-4:30PM both will be held at the American Sports Center 755 N 114th Ave Avondale,AZ 85323

During the winter break Sante Fe will be closed and the team using that gym will use one of the courts at ASC in Avondale . Wednesday the 23rd and 30th from 7-9PM 

  All paperwork and uniform orders are due Tuesday the 8th and parent shirt orders are due Thursday the 10th

We are already looking oward the summer program for 2016 and adding extra courts to expand the program.

We have some coaching changes this season, coach Margaret is retiring and coach Brit has decided to take a coaching position with the club she played for. We have hired some very talented coaches with a lot of experience to take the teams too the next level of play as we grow the club. Coach DEDE and Coach Nicky will be coaching the 12's and 14's teams and Coach Ben will be working with the high school girls

Work on the new website is progressing but a little slower than anticipated. the new website roll out will once we have the teams mades for this season.

We had a good 2014/2015 season- Our 17's team played a tough injury filled season and mamged a 17th place finish.

the 14's Nationals team had an amazing seasong with a 27 place finish out of 154 teams in the region.  We played in the Holliday Classic with a second place finish in the Ribbons and Bows division. The team won the Presidents Day tournament, they finished 5th at the Vulture Peak Challange. The team played in the AZ Finals tournament and took 5th overall in the tournament. The team played in 2 AAU nationals events, the first was the West Coast Championships in Vegas where we took 2nd in the silver division and then we eneded the season the the Volleyball Festival National Championships with a 3rd place finish in our division. We are looking forward to the new season and continued growth for all our club teams and players.

The Annual AZ Region clubnights are coming soon the first is at ASU on October 24th. The event starts at 6PM and discount tickets are 5.00$ for high school and younger and 8.00$ for adults. The GCU event will be held the afternoon of the 31st starting at noon and the game starts at 1PM and the event is free. We will have a table at both to pass out information on the club.

Tryout for this season will be held on November 14th for the 12's and 14's teams and November 21st for 16's and 18's teams. I will post the open gym dates and open house dates along with the tryout times this week.

We are still looking to hire some additional coaches for the coming season so please contact me if you are interested  

Please contact us if you have any questions or need more information.

Ben Markley, Club Director

M: 602-525-9076

E: desertvalleyvolleyballclub@cox.net

Facebook: desertvalleyvolleyballclub 

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