News and Announcements

Greetings Parents and Players,

Ohio Valley Region Championships 2/29 and 3/1
Our 14 Gold Gallagher, 14 Silver Loftus and 16 Silver Kuebler teams are playing on Saturday 2/29 at the OVR Championships at the Columbus Convention Center.
18 Silver Cags team plays on Sunday 3/1. Come down to the Columbus Convention Center and cheer these guys on! The schedule should be on AES.

Ohio Valley Region High Performance Tryout This Weekend
OVR is offering make up tryouts this Saturday February 29 at the Columbus Convention Center from 7-9pm. Check in starts at 6pm. See the two links below for more specific information.
Tryout info https://www.ovr.org/juniors/hp/HPtryoutsboys.pdf
OVR HP Program info https://www.ovr.org/juniors/hp/index.php

Current College Recruits
Congratulations to the following families and players for their commitment to play in college.
Name Vanguard Team College Team
Noah Platfoot 18 Gold Webb Ohio State University
Tommy Poole 18 Gold Webb Ohio State University
Jared Kish 18 Gold Webb Penn State – Altoona
Payton Reed 18 Gold Tuttle Penn State -Altoona
Adam Ansel 18 Gold Webb Urbana University
Michael Beard 18 Gold Tuttle Urbana University
Spencer Stanley 18 Gold Webb Mount Vernon Nazarene
Caden Donaldson 18 Gold Webb Mount Vernon Nazarene

2020 USA Volleyball Boys Junior Championships Reno Nevada
Congratulations to 18 Gold Webb and 17 Gold Kelso for earning a bid in the Open Division!
Our 18 Gold Tuttle, 17 Gold Bell, 16 Gold Bell teams will also be at Nationals completing in the Club division. Congratulations to all the teams and their hard work preparing for and competing at the Bid Tournaments this season! We will see you soon as school is out to start practice for Nationals. Check the Vanguard website when it gets closer to June for the posting of the practice schedule on the main page of the website.
These same teams will be traveling to Chicago earlier in June for the pre-national tournament, Palos Summer Bash.

Good Luck to our four teams at the OVR Championships this weekend!

Wishing all our players and coaches the best of luck with their middle school and high school teams this season!

Questions? email us at vanguardvolleyball2006@yahoo.com

A quick reminder if you are viewing this announcement in your email, please remember to check the website often for the most up to date information- thank you!

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Vanguard Volleyball Club 17 Gold Kelso 2020 Team Photo
Congratulations to Team Kelso for earning at OPEN Bid to USA Volleyball Boys Junior National Championships in Reno this summer!

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Vanguard Volleyball Club 16 Silver Kuebler 2020 Team

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Vanguard Volleyball Club 14 Gold Gallagher 2020 Team Photo

Greetings All!

Tournaments
The Dennis Lafata Gateway Classic/St Louis Qualifier starts this Saturday February 8th. All nine teams are playing this weekend in St Louis. This is a great opportunity to see and cheer on all our teams. Check AES for each teams schedule and take some time to support another team and cheer them on! For additional general information about tournaments click on the Forms/Info tab on the main page of the website.

Please take note of the weather and plan accordingly for safe travel on Friday to St. Louis and for those teams traveling to Harrisburg PA the following weekends.

Other News and Notes
We still need a team photo for the website from the following teams: 17 Gold Kelso, 17 Gold Bell, 16 Silver Kuebler and both 14 yr old teams. Please send a team photo to Melissa at mbrinkerhoff87@earthlink.net

Congratulations to 18 Gold Webb team for earning a bid at Chicago to the Open Division of USA Volleyball Junior National Championships in Reno this summer!

Congratulations to our newest college commit- 18 Gold Tuttle teams Payton Reed to Penn State- Altoona! Congratulations Payton and family!

A reminder that our 18 Gold Tuttle, 17 Gold Kelso, 17 Gold Bell, 16 Gold Bell teams will join 18 Gold Webb in Reno this summer in either the Open, USA or Club divisions. If you have questions about Junior Nationals in Reno, please email us at vanguardvolleyball2006@yahoo.com

Website and Communication
It is not necessary to create an account or log in to view our website. Simply go to www.vanguardvolleyball.com to view the practice schedule, your sons team page and other information. Vanguard Volleyball Club uses the website as our main form of communication. If you are reading this announcement in your email, please remember it is you and your sons responsibility to check the website frequently for the most up to date information.

Wishing all our teams and Coaches the best of luck this weekend in St Louis! Go Vanguard!