Travel Team Tryout Information

 (2017-2018)

(Updated Aug. 29, 2017)

FJVC announces the 2018 Travel Team tryout schedule and parent meeting dates/times.  Early registration is $30.  Below the schedule are three general areas we cover to help make sure you are ready and registered.   Should you have any questions, please contact Nicole Candelora  (Ncandelora@fjvcva.org).

Tryout Schedule

Age Group

 

 

U14

 

U15

 

U16

 

U17/U18

 

U12/U13

Gender

 

 

Girls

 

Girls

 

Girls

 

Girls

 

Girls

Date

 

 

Sep. 17

 

Sep. 17

 

Sep. 24

 

Sep. 24

 

Oct. 1

Time

 

 

9:00 am - 11:00 am

 

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

 

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

 

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

All tryouts will be held at the Fredericksburg Field House

(3411 Shannon Park Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22408).

 

To determine which team you are eligible to try-out for, please use the USA Volleyball chart above.

 

2018 Age Divisions
The age determination date for youth Volleyball is September 1. 
Below are the 2018 age requirements for each age division

(effective Sept 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018).

 

12 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 2005
13 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 2004

14 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 2003

15 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 2002

16 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 2001

17 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 2000

18 & Under - Born on or after September 1, 1999 
OR born on or after September 1, 1998 AND be a high school student (12th grade or below) during some part of the current academic year.

Things to do before the tryout dates

 

1) Using the age division guidelines, select the appropriate age level

2) Register online and pay the $30 fee (early registration). Registration on the day of tryouts will be $35.

3) Read our Parent's Handbook (will be released in the near future)

4) Download the Athlete’s Medical Release form to bring with you to the tryouts

5) Go over the frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Things to bring to tryouts

 

1) Athlete’s Medical Release form

2) Gym attire, to include athletic shoes

3) Knee pads

4) Water

5) Register and pay $35 fee (if you did not register earlier)

How tryouts work

 

1) Selection will happen following the end of tryouts once the coaches have had a chance to analyze the players

2) FJVC will call the player to confirm acceptance on a team

3) Parents are expected to commit with a deposit at the end of the meeting.

4) It is mandatory to attend the parents meeting in order to keep your spot on a team.  Parent meeting times are listed below:

 

Wednesday, September 27 {revised for all}

6:00 pm                16 Regional

6:45 pm                17 Regional

7:30 pm                16 National

8:00 pm                17 National

 

 

Wednesday, October 4

6:15 pm                12s

7:00 pm                13s

 

FJVC was created to bring the youth players of Fredericksburg and surrounding areas the highest quality on and off court experience available. Our continued development of the Girls and Boys programs has allowed our teams to be successful regionally and nationally each year. FJVC's dedication to teaching proven techniques being used by the top collegiate programs in the nation has produced some of the highest-quality players in the region. If you would like to know more about our programs please see the menu at top of the page.