TRYOUTS FOR THE 2018-2019 CLUB SEASON

Ultimate Volleyball Club is entering its 21st year of providing athletes with advanced training and competition. Ultimate offers the stability of a well-established club with a proven track record. Ultimate VBC gives players the advantages of professional coaches, full-time staff, successful teams, college recruiting assistance, jump training, position training, setters’ training, and easily accessible home facilities in Frankfort and Mokena, IL. The club has consistently excelled with numerous medal finishes at USAV and Asics Jr. National Championships. Ultimate has helped 324 players earn college scholarships and garner 73 All-American awards. Ultimate teams are members of USA Volleyball. Full-Season and Short-Season Club Teams are offered to boys ages 12-18 and to girls ages 10-18. Players try out or register for the age they will be on September 1, 2019.

 

GIRLS 11’s-14’s TRYOUTS

Location: Hallmark SportsClub 10850 W. Laraway Road, Frankfort, IL 60423

TEAMS* SUNDAY, SEPT, 30, 2018 THURSDAY, OCT. 4, 2018
Girls 11U short-season teams (2)

Girls 12U short-season teams (3)

Girls 12U full-season teams (3)

 

No tryout required. Player Sign-up and Informational Meeting 2:00 p.m.

(player evaluations and team placements done during practices.)

No tryout required. Player Sign-up and Informational Meeting 6:30 p.m.

(player evaluations and team placements done during practices.)

Girls 13U full-season teams (4)

Girls 13U short-season teams (2)

Tryout: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

brief parent meeting following tryout

       Makeup tryout

7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Girls 14U full-season teams (4)

Girls 14U short-season teams (2)

Tryout: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

brief parent meeting following tryout

       Makeup tryout

7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

*Multiple full-season teams and multiple short-season teams will be offered where indicated.  IMPORTANT: Please attend first tryout possible for best chance of earning a spot. Call or email to arrange an alternate tryout date if needed. See contact info below. Tryout Fee: $20.

Registration:  In order to try out for any USAV Great Lakes Region Junior Club, junior athletes must be registered with the USAV Great Lakes Region for the 2019 season (a limited tryout membership or a full membership available) OR show proof of current registration from the previous season. Go to the Great Lakes Region website at www.greatlakesvolleyball.org for complete instructions, contact Kim Greenback at kim.greenback@glrvb.com for help, or use registration assistance onsite at our tryouts.

Girls’ 12-14 Full-Season Teams:  Mid-Nov. – June. Teams practice twice a week; compete avg. 2 weekends per month. Free weekly setters’ training. Jump/speed/agility training available. Teams compete in leagues, tournaments, and at least one national level event.

Girls’ Short-Season Teams:  March – May. Teams practice twice a week; compete in six local single-day tournaments.

FinancingInterest free, no-fee, extended monthly payment plans available to all members. Fees information available at tryouts.


GIRLS 15’s-18’s TRYOUTS

Location: Hallmark SportsClub, 10850 W. Laraway Road, Frankfort, IL 60423

SUNDAY, OCT. 21, 2018
15U 9:00am – 11:00am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
16U noon – 2:00 pm; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
17U 3:00 pm; registration for those still playing high school ball
18U 3:00 pm; registration for those still playing high school ball

SUNDAY, OCT. 28, 2018
15U 9:00am – 11:00am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
16U 9:00am – 11:00am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
17U noon – 2:00pm; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
18U noon – 2:00pm; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS

SUNDAY, NOV. 4, 2018
15U 10:00 – 11:30 am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
16U 10:00 – 11:30 am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
17U 10:00 – 11:30 am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS
18U 10:00 – 11:30 am; tryout. Registration for those still playing HS

Players try out for the age they will be on Sept. 1, 2019.  Registration opens one half-hour before each session.

ATTEND FIRST TRYOUT POSSIBLE.  High school players cannot try out until their high school team is finished playing; however, HS players should attend the first date listed for their age group and fill out paperwork to show intent to tryout. Players needing a tryout after Nov. 4 and all others needing an alternate tryout date should email to arrange it (see contact info below.) Tryout fee is $20.

TEAMS:  Six 15U full-season teams, two 15U short-season teams, five 16U full-season teams, three 17U full-season teams, and  two 18U full-season teams.  Full-season and short-season teams try out at the same time.

15U-17U FULL-SEASON TEAMS :   Late Nov. to June.  15’s and 16’s practice 2X per week, 17’s practice 3X per week.

Teams compete 2-3 weekends per month. Setters’ training and position training. Teams compete in USAV, JVA and AAU leagues, tournaments, and national events.

18U  FULL-SEASON:  Late Nov. to end of March. Optional FREE training available in April and May. Teams practice 3 times per week, compete 2-3 weekends per month. Setters’ training and position training. Teams compete in USAV league; USAV or JVA qualifiers.

15U SHORT-SEASON TEAMS:   March-May. Teams practice twice a week, and compete in six local, single-day tournaments on weekends.

Registration:  In order to attend a tryout for any USAV Great Lakes Region Junior Club, athletes must have a current limited tryout membership or full membership with USAV.  If athlete was a member of a USAV club last year, that membership is good until Oct. 31, 2018, but after that date a new membership must be obtained.   Go to the Great Lakes Region website at www.greatlakesvolleyball.org for complete step-by-step instructions.  Membership registration assistance will also be available onsite at tryouts.

FinancingInterest free, no-fee extended payment plans available to all members. Dues information available at tryouts.


For more girls’ information, contact:
Girls Program Coordinator: Kerry Shannon, 815-469-1844 Ext. 202, KerryannShannon@gmail.com
Boys’ Director: Joe Hovanes, 708-261-1343, joehovanes@gmail.com
Club Director, Erin Lorenz, 815-469-1844 ext. 208, JLorenzrps@aol.com