News and Announcements
Congratulations to Vanguards 16 Gold Bell Team on their NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP WIN at USA Volleyball Boys Junior National Championships tonight in Dallas Texas!
Making club history by going an amazing undefeated 12-0 to advance and win the championship match!
Congratulations to Head Coach Evan Bell and assistant Eric Bell! A special shout out to Lawton Hinley, Samuel Kaylor, Jake Maziarz and Tyler Nutting for making the all Tournament Team in 16 Club Division!
An additional recognition and congratulations to Tyler Nutting for being named tournament MVP!
We have confirmed with the practice facility that there will be a time change for the Vanguard Gold teams tomorrow.
18 Gold Webb and 18 Gold Palmer will practice as originally planned from 9-11am
17 Gold Kelso, 16 Gold Bell and 15 Gold Hanson will practice from 11:30-1:30 tomorrow
Any questions please contact your coach
Vanguard Volleyball Club T Shirt Order for BJNC in Dallas , Orders due by Friday June 14th at 12 midnight!
Below is a link for an optional Vanguard Volleyball Club BJNC -Dallas t shirt.
This is an extremely short window to order, as all orders must be placed by Friday June 14th, 12 midnight! The shirts will be delivered to and distributed by the club.
There are two styles available, be sure to scroll down once on the order site to see both styles and place your order.
Thank you Herb for spearheading the t-shirts!
Questions about t-shirts? contact Herb Sharfenaker at 614-893-7477 or email him at email@example.com
Vanguard Gold Teams Practice Date & Time Changes- Please note! Award Winners and State Championships this Weekend!
Practice Schedule Changes
Vanguard has received schedule changes from the practice facility. These three changes have been posted to the front page of the website. The most significant change is the first practice, it has been moved from Thursday 6/6 to two days earlier to TUESDAY 6/4/19, 8:00-10:00pm.
Two time changes are Saturday 6/8, and 6/15 is now 11:30am -1:30pm
Ohio High School Boys State Championships are this weekend! Saturday June 1 and Sunday June 2nd. Good luck to all our players still in contention for a State Championship! All matches are at Capital University. http://www.ohioboysvolleyball.com/index.php
See their website for a link to watch online if you are unable to make it there.
High School Award Winners
Congratulations to all our All League, All Region and All State Players! We have a record 34 players receiving awards this year!
And a special shout out to our own 16 Gold coach, Evan Bell, Hilliard Darby OCC Cardinal Coach of the year!
Vanguard Volleyball Club Players Receiving All-League, All-Region and All-State Awards. Awarded Annually by the Ohio High School Boys Volleyball Association
Player Yr School Team All-League All-Region All-State
Noah Platfoot Jr. Darby 18 Gold Webb 1st Team (POY) 1st Team & East (POY) D.I 1st Team & State (POY) D.I
Justin Sharfenaker Sr. Briggs 18 Gold Webb 1st Team (POY) 1st Team & East (POY) D.II 1st Team & State(POY) D.II
Cameron Ternent Sr. Jackson18 Gold Webb 1st Team 1st Team North (POY) D.I 1st Team D.I
Nathan Lancia Sr. St. Charles 18 Gold Webb 1st Team (POY) 1st Team D.II 1st Team D.II
Alex Mclean Sr. St. Charles 18 Gold Webb 1st Team 1st Team D.II 1st Team D.II
Adam Ansel Jr. Darby 17 Gold 1st Team 1st Team D.I Honor Mention D.I
Tommy Poole Jr. Jerome 17 Gold 1st Team 1st Team D.I Honor Mention D.I
Jonah Gilbert So Bradley 17 Gold 1st Team 1st Team D.I Honor Mention D.I
Jake Maziarz So Watterson 16 Gold 1st Team 1st Team D.II Honor Mention D.II
Phil Catanzaro Sr. St. Ignatius 18 Gold Web 1st Team D.I 2nd Team D.I
Matt Gentry Sr. Hudson 18 Gold Webb 1st Team D.I 2nd Team D.I
Jarrod Brown Jr. Beavercreek 17 Gold 1st Team D.I Honor Mention D.I
Simon Ricks Jr. Beavercreek 17 Gold 1st Team D.I Honor Mention D.I
Hayden Cutright So. Chillicothe 16 Gold 1st Team D.II Honor Mention D.II
Adam Chandoul Sr. Gahanna 18 Gold Palmer 1st Team 2nd Team D.I
Dominic Melchiorre Sr. Darby 18 Gold Webb 2nd Team 2nd Team D.I
Rylee Passias Jr. Scioto 17 Silver Honor Mention 2nd Team D.II
Jack Schumacher Sr. St. Charles 18 Gold Palmer 2nd Team 2nd Team D.II
Attia Soliman Sr. Bradley 18 Gold Webb 1st Team Honor Mention D.I
Leo Morales Jr. Jerome 18 Gold Palmer 1st Team Honor Mention D.I
Jake Franz Sr. St. Charles 18 Silver 1st Team Honor Mention D.II
Jake Smith So. Orange 16 Gold 1st Team Honor Mention D.I
Aaron Forbush Sr. Coffman 18 Gold Palmer 1st Team Honor Mention D.I
Sean McCabe So. Liberty 16 Silver 2nd Team Honor Mention D.I
Ted Hofmeister Jr. St. Charles 18 Silver 2nd Team Honor Mention D.II
Logan Burrell So. Gahanna 16 Gold Special Mention Honor Mention D.I
Will Latham Sr. W, Central 18 Gold P. 2nd Team OCC
John Warner Jr. Upper Arlington 18 Silver Honor Mention D.I
Solomon Overla Sr. Briggs / Madison Christian 18 Gold P.1st Team
Luke Little So. Orange 17 Gold 2nd Team
Tyler Nutting So. Jerome 16 Gold 2nd Team
Gage Utrup Sr. Jerome 18 Gold P. Special Mention
Michael Beard Jr. Darby 18 Gold P. Honor Mention
Donovan Travis Jr.Reynoldsburg 17 Silver Honor Mention
Matt Franz So. Eastmoor/Hartley 17 Silver Honor Mention
As always, if you have questions about Vanguard Volleyball Club- email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
2019 College Commitments as of 5/12/19
Congratulations to the following Vanguard Volleyball Club athletes!
Dominic Melchoirre- Wittenberg University, Springfield Ohio
Sawyer Schafer- Lourdes Unversity, Sylvania, Ohio
Alex McLane- Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, Massachusetts
Nathan Lancia- Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken , New Jersey
Cameron Ternant- Indiana Institute of Technology, Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Attia Soliman- Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, Tennessee
Justin Sharfenaker-Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, Tennessee
Matt Gentry-Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, Tennessee
Adam Chandoul- Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA
2020 College Commitment
Adam Ansel- Urbana University, Urbana, Ohio
Noah Platfoot- Ohio State University
Congratulations to the following athletes attending a High Performance program this summer!
Jonah Gilbert (17 Gold Kelso) USAV A1 Select Division
Luke Little ( 17 Gold Kelso) USAV A1 Select Division
Both these athletes will travel to USAV A1 Select camp in Fort Lauderdale, Florida then participate in the USAV Volleyball High Performance Championships, a international invitational tournament July 13-23rd in Fort Lauderdale.
Riley Passias ( 17 Silver Kuebler) USAV A3 Boys Select division training camp in Chicago this summer
Max Kaiser (16 Gold Bell) USAV A3 Boys Select division training camp in Chicago this summer
Adam Ansel ( 17 Gold Kelso) Ohio Valley Region High Performance
Nathan Lancia ( 18 Gold Webb) Ohio Valley Region High Performance
Lawton Hinley ( 16 Gold Bell) Ohio Valley Region High Performance
These athletes will participate in the Ohio Valley Region HP camp and trip to Fort Lauderdale to participate in the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships
Interested in participating in a High Performance program in 2020? Both USA Volleyball and Ohio Valley Region hold tryouts in the winter. See USA Volleyball and Ohio Valley region links on our main page of the website for more information.
2019 USAV BJNC in Dallas News and Notes
A reminder that Team Source Travel is the official housing company for USA Volleyball events, including BJNC in Dallas. All reservations booked through the link on your sons team page generated a Acknowledgment #. The housing company will send all reservations to the hotel about one week prior to your arrival date, and include an email to you. Generally there is no communication from either the housing company or hotel prior to them sending an email before your arrival date.
A link has been posted on your sons Team Page for general information about BJNC in Dallas. This has much useful information including a link to sign up for University Athlete, a program used by college coaches to aid in recruitment during BJNC. Please take time to read this useful information provided by the tournament and host city.
Advanced Event Systems, AES, is the provider managing the BJNC tournament schedule and results. That link for AES is posted on your sons team page and in our “Links” tab on our website. Good general information is available on our Vanguard Volleyball Club website under the Forms/Info tab then go to Tournament/Nationals FAQ
Our high school players are starting the playoffs soon for the Ohio High School Boys State Championships! Wishing all players the best in their quest for a State Championship!
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