General Information Page
Spring is the primary girls “club” volleyball season throughout the nation at all age levels. Tryouts and team placements occur in Summer (15s-18s) and Fall (10s-14s), then practices begin in Nov/Dec, and tournaments begin in December. Tournaments continue through May or June, depending on team.
La Jolla Volleyball Girl’s Spring Club Season consists of 1-3 practices/week (depending on team placement), tournament entry fees, gym rental fees, uniform package, insurance, equipment and great coaching.
Click here for Registration for all LJV programs, including Teams, Clinics, and Tryouts
- Tryouts Information for 8th grade and younger (10U-14s)
- Tryouts Information for high school age players (15s-18s)
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LJV Local Starter teams are for our youngest players (10U-11U). They will meet 6x/month and compete in the series of 6 local tournaments in Poway, January-May. Practices begin in November.
LJV Local teams (12U & 14U & 15-18U ages!) will meet 8x/month and compete in the series of 6 local tournaments in Poway, January-May. Practices begin in November. Local teams may have additional scrimmages and/or tournaments, for additional cost as determined by each team. Local team Ages are only based upon grade in school (12U = 6th grade and younger, 14U = 7th/8th graders, HS division = 9th-12th grade) and begin their local (in Poway) tournaments in December or January, conclude in May.
LJV Travel teams are the most competitive teams in each age division and compete in the Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) series of tournaments in Southern California, and additional multi-day tournament(s) as well as an end-of-season tournament in May or June, TBD for each team: AAUs in Orlando, FL or USAV Junior Nationals (location rotates yearly), Summer Soiree in Anaheim, Volleyball Festival in Phoenix, JVA Cup in Long Beach, or other out-of-region options. Travel teams have a higher cost due to SCVA registration fees, tournament entries, two coaches per team and additional coaching/travel expenses.
New for 2019: SCVA has announced TRYOUTS for 15s-18s will take place July 27-30, 2019 (yes, BEFORE High School team season), please mark your calendars! Tryouts for 14U and younger will take place October 5-8, 2019 (same as usual)
SCVA website: http://www.scvavolleyball.org
Travel team ages: SCVA Age Chart
Girls Club season Teams:
- Locals 10U-14U, meet 8x/mo, 6 Local tnmts in Poway Dec/Jan-May
- Local Hybrid 12U-14U, meet 8x/month, 6 Local tnmnts in Poway Dec/Jan-May, plus a multi-day travel tournament out of region (in February or June)
- Local team for 15s-18s, meet 8x/month, 6 Local tnmnts in Poway Dec/Jan-May, plus a multi-day travel tournament out of region (in February or June)
Local team season fees range approx: $1800-3000, depending on team. Details will be available at tryouts.
Travel team fees will vary per team and types of multi-day tournaments entered per team. Travel team season details and prices will be available at tryouts for each team. More details and price ranges are include on the tryouts pages, too
We do have some financial aid available. Visit our Financial Aid page for more information. Please submit your request/application PRIOR to tryouts, or during tryouts weekend at the latest.
High School club teams: we field HS travel teams in 15s, 16s, 17s and 18s. Possibility of a 15/16U Local (non-travel team) if enough interest! (Local team is much less expensive than SCVA travel team)
Send an email to Barb Birnbaum with any issues/questions.