Girls Tryouts 2017-2018 – Fall Clinics

Diablo Valley Volleyball is going into is 24th season as a club.  We look forward to another excited season.  Last year we had 6 of our 11 18 Black go to play in college.  We are proud of all of them.

Online Registration will open on Sunday, October 1st, 2017

Please see below to sign up for our 2017 Fall Clinics

Walnut Creek Division Tryouts  (Practices held in Walnut Creek)

Saturday, November 4, 2017 – Tice Valley Gym, 2055 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek

  • 11 and Under – Premier League – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • 12 and Under – Power League/Premier League –  1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • 13 and Under – Power League – 8:00 am to 9:45 am
  • 14 and Under – Power League – 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Sunday, November 5, 2017 – Tice Valley Gym, 2055 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek

  • 13 and Under – Premier League – 10:30 am to 12:30 PM
  • 15 and Under – Power League – 1:00 pm to 3:00 PM
  • 16 and Under – Power League – 8:00 am to 10:00 am
  • 17 and Under – Power League – 10:30 am to 12:30 PM
  • 18 and Under – Power League – 10:30 am to 12:30 PM

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 – Tice Valley Gym, 2055 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek

  • 14 and Under – Premier League – 4:15 pm to 6:00 pm

(All times are subject to change.  Please check November 3rd at night just in case of any potential changes)

If you have any questions, please contact us at diablovbc@yahoo.com or 925 451-6581

USA Tryout Age Definitions

  • 18 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 1999
  • 17 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2000
  • 16 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2001
  • 15 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2002
  • 14 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2003
  • 13 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2004
  • 12 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2005
  • 11 and Under – Born on or after September 1st. 2006

 

Girls Tryouts 2017-2018 – East Division

 

Online Registration will open on Sunday, October 1st, 2017

Please check out our 2017 Fall High Schools on the front page of our website – www.diablovolleyball.org

Brentwood/Antioch/Oakley/Pittsburg (Practices held at either Heritage High School or Los Medanos College

Sunday, November 5, 2017 – Los Medanos College – (2700 E. Leland Road, Pittsburg

  • 16 and Under – Power League – 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • 14 and Under – Power/Premier League – 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • 12 and Under – Premier League – 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

(All times are subject to change.  Please check November 3rd at night just in case of any potential changes)

Online Registration will open Sunday, October 1st for tryout at diablovolleyball.org.

If you have any questions, please contact us at diablovbc@yahoo.com or 925 451-6581

USA Age Definitions

  • 18 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 1999
  • 17 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2000
  • 16 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2001
  • 15 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2002
  • 14 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2003
  • 13 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2004
  • 12 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2005
  • 11 and Under – Born on or after September 1st. 2006

The clinics and opens gyms are based on grade level as well.  (Example if you are going to be a 9th grade, then you would go to the 15 and under clinics)

Open Gyms/Fall High School Clinics 

All clinics held at Walnut Creek Intermediate – 2775 Walnut Blvd, Walnut Creek

  • Sunday, October 1st – 1:30-3:30 pm – 16 and Under  –  Cost – $20 per player (Clinic)
  • Sunday, October 1st – 3:30-5:30 pm – 17/18 and Under – Cost – $5 per player (Open Gym)
  • Sunday, October 15th – 1:30-3:30 pm – 15 and Under  –  Cost – $20 per player (Clinic)
  • Sunday, October 15th – 3:30-5:30 pm – 17/18 and Under –  Cost – $5 per player (Open Gym)
  • Sunday, October 15th – 5:30-7:30 pm – 13 and Under – Cost – $20 per player (Clinic) – Added 9/22
  • Sunday, October 22nd – 1:30-3:30 pm – 15 and Under  –  Cost – $20 per player (Clinic)
  • Sunday, October 22nd – 3:30-5:30 pm – 14 and Under  –  Cost – $20 per player (Clinic)
  • Sunday, October 29th – 1:30-3:30 pm – 16 and Under  –  Cost – $20 per player (Clinic)
  • Sunday, October 29th – 3:30-5:30 pm – 17/18 and Under – Cost – $5 per player (Open Gym)
  • Sunday, October 29th – 5:30-7:30 pm – 13 and Under – Cost – $20 per player (Clinic) – Added 9/22

Lou Panzella from Los Medanos College will be running a clinic on October 15th from 1-4 pm at Los Medanos College for the Brentwood/Oakley/Antioch/Pittsburg area.  If you are interested please contact him at Lpanzella@losmedanos.edu

Age Definitions

  • 18 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 1999
  • 17 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2000
  • 16 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2001
  • 15 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2002
  • 14 and Under – Born on or after September 1st, 2003

If you would like to sign up, please email us at diablovbc@yahoo.com

2017-2018 Coaching Assignments

Power League

  • 18-1 Black – Jerry Mix/Andrew Marchesano
  • 17-1 Black – Willie Marchesano/Dean Camberis/Zach First
  • 16-1 Black – Jackie Domecus/Hillary Domecus
  • 16-2 Green
  • 16-3 East – Lou Panzella (Antioch/Brentwood)
  • 15-1 Black – Brian Fujinaga/Kyle Willhite
  • 15-2 Green
  • 14-1 Black – Brian Fujinaga/Kim Tretten
  • 14-2 Green – Bryan Miller
  • 14-3 East (Antioch/Brentwood)
  • 13-1 Black
  • 12-1 Black – Sean Stratton

Premier League

  • 14 White – Willie Marchesano/Rachel Henry
  • 13 Green – Stu Selland/Jillian Yick
  • 12 Green – Jessica Mall
  • 12 East – Janet Hannigan (Antioch/Brentwood)
  • 11-1 Black – Ruthie Ignacio

 

 

Boys Power League Tryouts

Boys Tryouts will be held Sunday, August 6th, 2017

 

Commitment Night will be held Tuesday, August 15th at Tice Valley Gym (2055 Tice Valley Blvd).  Commitment night is an opportunity for the Club and coaches to go over our expectations for the season.  We will have you tryout on uniforms, fill out paperwork, and pay your deposit.  Full Practice Schedule, Tournament Schedule and cost for each team will be under each team webpage by Friday, August 4th by 5 pm.

  • 18 Black – 8:15 pm
  • 17/18 Green – 8:15 pm
  • 17 Black – 7:30 pm
  • 16 Black – 6:45 pm
  • 14 Black – 6:00 pm

Registration Process

  1. New Member – Register by getting a tryout pass (around $20) with the NCVA .  – USA Membership
  2. If you are a member from the 2016-2017 season, you will renew you membership after September 1st, 2017 (DO NOT GET A NEW MEMBERSHIP, ADD YOUR 2016-2017 MEMBERSHIP NUMBER TO THE DIABLO REGISTRATION FORM – This is an example of what the number should look like – NC450067790MOJ17)
  3. If you are New member, you will also need to update your membership after September 1st for a 2017-2018 membership
  4. Register with Diablo VBC for the tryouts.  You will pay for the tryout on the day of the tryout – Diablo Registration – (YOU WILL BE ABLE TO REGISTER AT THE DESK IN THE MORNING)
  5. You should get a confirmation email to say that you are registered
  6. Fill out the attached medical form and bring with you to tryouts along with your tryout fee $25.00.  Cash or check made out to Diablo VBC  – medical-form-2017
  7. All information is subject to change.  Please continue to check back

Listed below is the current information for boys tryouts 2017-2018.  If you have any questions, please contact us at either 925 451-6581 or diablovbc@yahoo.com

Tryout information:

Date – Sunday, August 6th , 2017

Location – Tice Valley Gym, 2055 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek

Cost – $25.00 per person per tryout (Plus you need to be a member of USA Volleyball or have a USA Tryout pass

Time – Listed Below

  • 18 and under – 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • 17 and Under – 8:00 am to 10:00 am
  • 16 and Under –10:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • 15 and Under – 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • 14 and Under – 8:00 am to 10:00 am
  • East Team – 8:00 am to 10:00 am (This is for players that want to practice in the Brentwood/Antioch area only- Division TBA)

Coaching Staff

Sterling Parker – Verbally Commits

We are pleased to announce that Sterling Parker from our 16-1 Black team has verbally committed to playing Division 1 volleyball at the University of Colorado Boulder.  Sterling will be going into her Junior year at Alhambra High School in Martinez.

Sterling players middle for both her high school and club team.  She is well liked by all that get to know her.  She lead the team in both blocks and kills for her club team.  At Alhambra she was named MVP of her league for the 2016 Season.

Sterling will be attending the University of Colorado in the Fall of 2019.

We are excited to watch Sterling grow as a player on and off the court.

Sterling head coach for both her high school and club is Willie Marchesano.  Dean Camberis and Zach First are the assistant coaches.

Good luck to Sterling.