News and Announcements

Practice Schedule
15 Gold Hanson, 16 Gold Bell, 17 Gold Kelso, 18 Gold Palmer, 18 Gold Webb summer practice schedule is now posted on the front page of the website.

USA Volleyball High Performance and Ohio Valley Region High Performance
If you have made a team and camp and not previously reported it, please email Melissa at we would like to post an announcement soon and want to make sure we include all our participating Vanguard Volleyball Club athletes!

2019 College Commits
We want to post an announcement soon, if you have not notified us of your college commitment, please email Melissa, see address above.

We wish all our athletes the best as their high school season continues towards State Championship playoffs. Follow the schedules for States at Ohio High School Boys Volleyball website

As always-if you have questions please email us at

Vanguard Volleyball Club

College Commits as of 4/1/19

Justin Sharfenaker Lincoln Memorial
Matt Gentry Lincoln Memorial
Attia Soliman Lincoln Memorial

Noah Platfoot Ohio State
Adam Ansel Urbana University

And congratulations to Justin Scharfenaker and Matt Gentry named to the Boys High School Senior AVCA preseason All American watch list!

June Chicago Pre National Tournament and June Practice
15 Gold Hanson, 16 Gold Bell, 17 Gold Kelso, 18 Gold Palmer, 18 Gold Webb teams- If you have already booked your room through the link on your teams page, thank you! If you have not done so, please book ASAP! I have requested the link remain active until 4/15/19 so families can make sure to get their reservation completed. If you have any questions about the Chicago June hotel or tournament, please email Melissa at

A reminder that the above National teams will begin practice immediately after the Ohio High School Boys Volleyball State Championship weekend, 6/1 & 6/2/19. Soon as the practice dates are secured they will be posted to the front page of the website, please check back there often.

USAV and OVR High Performance
If your son has been invited to any of the training camps and teams for this summers programming from USAV or OVR, please email Melissa at

Questions? email us at

2019 OVR Championships
Congratulations on the WIN for the Vanguards 16 Gold team! Head Coach Even Bell, assisted by brother Eric and Coach Webb
18 Gold Webb team Runner Up in 18’s Division Championship
15 Gold Hanson team Runner Up in 15’s Division Championship
17 Gold Kelso, third in Gold in 18’s Division
14 Gold Brinkerhoff third in 14’s Gold Division-
18 Gold Palmer fifth in Gold 18’s Division
18 Silver Cags- third in Silver 18’s Division
17 Silver Kuebler, third in Silver 17’s Division
14 Silver Fallon second in Silver 14’s Division+

Look out St Louis! Vanguard is coming in ready to play this weekend! Wishing all our players and Coaches the best of luck!

Chicago June 2019
15-18 Gold Teams: Chicago hotel for the June pre national tournament is now posted and ready for you to book. Please book by 3-10-19. There are two separate weekends with different divisions for the older teams: 18 Gold Webb, 17 Gold Kelso will play in the 3 day Open division. 18 Gold Palmer will play the same weekend, only in the Club 2 day division. Please see your teams page for further information and instructions.

16 Gold Bell and 15 Gold Hanson will play the following weekend in Chicago and both teams are in the 2 day tournament. See your teams page for further information and instructions.

News and Reminders

Another reminder that practice will start for 15-18 Gold teams early the week of 6/3/19, as the Chicago tournament for the 18’s and 17 Gold teams is the following weekend! Check back in the Schedule area of the main page of the website often- it will be posted soon as it is confirmed.

If you have a player who has committed to play in college, please let us know! email
If you have a player who has been invited to attend either USAV HP camp this summer or makes the OVR HP team, please email mbrinkerhoff87@earthlinknet

Wishing all our players and coaches the best of luck with their school teams this season- see you on the courts!

As always please email us at if any questions! GO VANGUARD VOLLEYBALL CLUB!

OVR Championships Important Information

14 Gold, 14 Silver and 17 Silver have had a court location change . Please note these three teams will be playing in Newark at the Buckeye Volleyball Club, 1845 W. Main St. , Newark, OH 43055. Check your teams page on the website for tournament link for further information. Check the OVR link frequently for any possible further changes to the tournament. This tournament is not on AES.

Wishing all our players and Coaches the best of luck this weekend!

Saturday 2/16/19
14 Gold and 14 Silver play in Newark. Arrive at 7:30am, play starts at 8:30.
15 Gold and 16 Gold play in Columbus Convention Center Arrive at 7:00am, play begins at 8:00.

Sunday 2/17/19
17 Silver play in Newark, arrive at 1:00pm, play will start approximately 2:00.
17 Gold Kelso, 18 Gold Palmer, 18 Gold Webb, 18 Silver Cags will play in the Columbus Convention Center. Arrive at 7:00am, play begins at 8:00

14 Gold and 14 Silver Additional Practices
Two additional practices have been added before St Louis. See schedule posted on main page of the clubs website.
Sunday 2/17/19 12 noon -2pm
Tuesday 2/19/19 7-9pm

News and Info
OVR High Performance Tryouts are on 2/15/19 and 2/16/19 at the Columbus Convention Center, see the link for further information.

We are still in need of a team picture for 16 Gold Bell team this season. Please send to

15-18 Gold Teams Reminders
You will be practicing immediately after the Ohio High School Boys Volleyball Championships conclude. A practice schedule will be posted on the main page of the website when it is finalized.

Chicago Pre- National Tournament dates were posted a while back on each teams page. Please be mindful we need all players at all practices and at the Chicago tournament. We have a very short window to prepare for BJNC in Dallas. The Chicago hotel will be posted soon as the link becomes available.

As always email us at with questions


Cincinnati Tournament- Midwest Point Series on 2/9/19 & 2/10/19 Location Addresses for Silver teams and 14 Gold

18 Silver Cags, 17 Silver Kuebler, 14 Gold Brinkerhoff, 14 Silver Fallon Teams- Please note the play schedules are now posted on AES, the link contains start times and at which court you start playing at. Check your sons teams page for that link. Also at this tournament our 14’s teams and our 17 & 18’s teams are playing at two different locations. Note the addresses please!

14 Gold Brinkerhoff & 14 Silver Fallon
Sports Express Volleyball Center
5280 OH-741
Mason, OH 45040

17 Silver Kuebler & 18 SIlver Cags
854 Reading Rd
Mason, OH 45040

Wishing our Coaches and Teams the best of luck!