Travel Teams / Tryouts

Tryout registration for 2018/2019 is OPEN!!! (Tryout Fee - $32)

2018.19 Travel Team Tryouts (Held at Bible Fellowship Church: 808 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE)

AAU Age

Tryout

Make-up

Player's age on or by 8/31/19

12U

Sunday, 10/28

Friday, 11/2

2pm - 4pm

5:30pm - 7pm

13U

Sunday, 10/28

Friday, 11/2

4pm - 6pm

7pm - 9pm

14U

Tuesday, 10/30

Friday, 11/2

6pm - 9pm

7pm - 9pm

15U

Sunday, 11/4

Tuesday 11/6

2pm - 5pm

*Cancelled*

16U

Friday, 11/9

Tuesday, 11/13

6pm - 9pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm

17U/18U

Saturday, 11/10

Tuesday, 11/13

7pm - 10pm

6:00pm-8:00pm

Open a link below to learn more about our Travel Team Programs.  We offer 3 levels of teams: Power, Regional, Local.

All players register for AAU age level - Divisions are determined from tryout results.

Payment Plan Breakdown

Power Division

(14U - 18U)

Regional Division

(13U - 16U)

Local Division

(12U – 13U)

Acceptance Fee (Nov)

$500

$500

$500

15-Dec

$225

$150

$100

15-Jan

$225

$150

$100

15-Feb

$225

$150

$100

March 15th

$225

$150

$100

 Total Program Fee

$1400

$1100

$900

Training:

Practices Dec – April 2 per wk

7: 5 single-day, 2 multi-day, including Beachfest or Happy Volley or AAU Nationals)

4 Skill specific clinics

College Recruiting Seminar

4 vs 4 league in April/May

Team Service Projects

Practices Dec – April 2 per wk

5: 4 single-day, 1 multi-day tourneys

2 Skill specific clinics

Team Service Projects

 

 

Practices Dec – April 2 per wk

4 single-day tourneys

Serving/Passing Clinic

Team Service Projects

 

 

 

Gear:

2 Jerseys, 2 Spandex, 2 socks

LS & SS practice shirts, Cinch Bag

2 Jerseys, 1 Spandex, socks,

SS practice shirt, Cinch Bag

1 jersey, 1 Spandex, socks,

SS practice shirt, cinch bag

Practice Player Fee

$500

$500

$500

Fees do not include: tournament travel costs, such as hotel, transportation, meals, entrance & parking fees

Travel programs are ideal for athletes who have a strong technique and motor skill foundation and experience playing at higher levels of competition. These programs focus on implementing what was learned during practice into on-court success. Each team will be challenged to improve through intense practices, games, and tournaments.  Options for training only without Travel are available with each team.

All players register for tryouts at their AAU age level: Division Placement determined by Tryout results. 

  • Power Division

    Female - 15U - 18U

    Duration
    December through June (4 V 4 league April/May)
    Program Fee
    $1400; AAU membership & Uniforms included; Payment Plan Option available: 5 - once per month payments
    Selection Process
    Tryout: see tryout schedule for dates and times (Tryout fee - $32)
    Coach
    15U-Jackie Zucco, 16U- Codi Ziolkowski, 17U-Niki Morton, Steve Morton; 18U-Nikki Parkinson
    Practice Format
    2x per week practice w/conditioning
    Number Of Tournaments
    7 including: 5 single-day regional, Districts or Grand Prix, (Happy Volley, or Beachfest, or AAU Nationals)
    Important Additional Information
    Tryouts held at The Bible Fellowship Church of Newark: 808 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702

    Player Uniform Package

    • Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
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      Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      • Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve red jersey, one short-sleeve white jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide
    • Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      • Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve red jersey, one short-sleeve white jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide
    • Performance Volleyball Spandex
      Performance Volleyball Spandex
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Spandex
      • Performance Volleyball Spandex

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve maroon, one long-sleeve gray jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide

    Player Product

    Performance Short Sleeve Tee, Performance Long Sleeve Tee, Performance Sock, Cinch Bag
    Register Now
  • Regional Division

    Female - 13U - 18U

    Duration
    December through April
    Program Fee
    $1100; AAU membership & Uniforms included; Payment Plan Option available: 5 - once per month payments
    Selection Process
    Tryout: see tryout schedule for dates and times (Tryout fee - $32)
    Coach
    13U-Tim Sparrow, 14U-Ken Cranker, 14U-Liz Boedeker, Judy England (15 - 18 TBD)
    Practice Format
    2x per week
    Number Of Tournaments
    4 - Regional, Single -Day Tournaments; 1 Multi-day Tournament
    Important Additional Information
    Tryouts held at The Bible Fellowship Church of Newark: 808 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702

    Player Uniform Package

    • Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      • Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve red jersey, one short-sleeve white jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide
    • Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      • Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve red jersey, one short-sleeve white jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide
    • Performance Volleyball Spandex
      Performance Volleyball Spandex
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Spandex
      • Performance Volleyball Spandex

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve maroon, one long-sleeve gray jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide

    Player Product

    Performance Short Sleeve Tee, Performance Sock, Cinch Bag
    Register Now
  • Local Division

    Female - 12U - 6th Grade; 13U - 7th Grade

    Duration
    December through April
    Program Fee
    $900
    Selection Process
    Tryout - see tryout schedule for dates (Tryout fee - $32)
    Coach
    12U - Ray Hamelin, Jen Osborne; 13U - Joel Worden
    Practice Format
    2 Practices per week - 1.5 hrs each
    Number Of Tournaments
    4* including 3 regional single-day, *1 home tournament or 2 local play-days*
    Important Additional Information
    Tryouts held at The Bible Fellowship Church of Newark: 808 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702

    Player Uniform Package

    • Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey
      • Performance Volleyball Short Sleeve Jersey

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve red jersey, one short-sleeve white jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide
    • Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey
      • Performance Volleyball Long Sleeve Jersey

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve red jersey, one short-sleeve white jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide
    • Performance Volleyball Spandex
      Performance Volleyball Spandex
      Close
      Performance Volleyball Spandex
      • Performance Volleyball Spandex

      Young athletes will shine in this lightweight Upward polyester V-neck jersey. This collegiate level jersey features the Upward Stars logo on front and number on front and back, and is made with moisture wicking material to help your young athlete stay comfortable as they Play with Purpose ™. Players receive one long-sleeve maroon, one long-sleeve gray jersey, and one seamless spandex short.

      size guide

    Player Product

    Performance Short Sleeve Tee, Performance Sock, Cinch Bag