This association is organized exclusively for educational purposes: to promote high school interscholastic volleyball; to provide a forum for discussion of techniques and rules of volleyball; to improve the quality and quantity of media coverage high school volleyball; also to promote and develop volleyball at all levels in Michigan.
2013 Region Coaches of the Year
have been posted and can be found on the left under the "Awards" tab.
PrepVolleyball.com names the 2013 Frosh 59: The Best Varsity-Playing Freshmen in America and the following Michiganders made the list:
Lindsey Mertz a 5'10" Setter from Frankenmuth
Meredith Norris a 6'2" OH/Setter from Corunna
Sierra Schuitema a 5'9" Setter/OH from Grant
Gabie Shellenbarger a 5'7" Setter from Lakewood,
Lindsay Wightman a 5'7" Libero from Our Lady of Lakes Waterford
Highest Honorbale Mention also went to:
Anna Bauer, 5'4.5" Libero, Walled Lake Northern
Emily Martin, 5'11" OH, Northville
Kelsey Wyman, 5'9" OH, Blissfield
Special Mention also went to:
Olivia Fike, 6'0' MB, North Branch
Honorable Mention also went to:
Kendra DeJonge, 5'11" OH, Rockford
Lexi Kohut, 6'1" MB, Grosse Point South
Lexi Nordmann, 6'2" MB, DeWitt
More details can be found here. http://prepvolleyball.com/2014/02/10/2013-frosh-59-best-varsity-playing-freshmen-america/
2014 Coaches Clinic
MIVCA is excited to announce preliminary information for the 2014 Coaches Clinic to be held on July 25th and 26th at Battle Creek Lakeview High School (Kellogg Arena is closed for renovation this year).
We are pleased to offer both our normal two day package as well as one day pricing packages so you can tailor the experience to your schedule and interests.
The initial schedule is Fridays sessions will include two tracks, coaching education featuring the MHSAA Coaches Advancement Program (CAP 1) and a technology track geared to methods of capturing stats and linking them to video to enhance your teams performance in practice and matches. Make one of the tracks part of your Clinic experience and still be able to attend all the on court and classroom sessions on Saturday. Included in Fridays events will be the All Star Match, Honors Banquet and Coaches Hospitality room (held at McCamly Plaza hotel) .
Saturdays 21 potential on court and classroom sessions that were normally scheduled over two days will now be done in a single day. The MIVCA General Meeting will now be held during the lunch period so no more having to get up so early in the morning. As usual the MHSAA Rules meeting will be held first thing on Saturday morning.
The featured Guest Host will be Mike Lingenfelter as Co-Director of Munciana Volleyball Club, he has coached for fifteen-plus years. He has four national championships, four national runner-ups, and two third place finishes. Coach Lingenfelter has led Wapahani High School to two state championships and has been awarded state coach of the year three times. A graduate of the University of Cincinnati and Ball State University, Lingenfelter thinks the best-paying job he has is being a father to his three children.
AVCA/NCSA College Prep Combine inclduing API/ABP/PVC will be conducted Friday May 30th in Grand Rapids. For details click here - AVCA Combine
Have questions on the college recruiting process check out this free and valuable training webinar by clicking here - Free Recruiting Webinar
The Michigan Prep Volleyball Combine on April 13th gives players a great opportunity to showcase their skills in front of college coaches while competing against top talent.
For complete details and registration information, please visit us online at: http://childresssports.com/volleyball-combine/