Terrors News · Tryouts/ Meetings/Scrimmage


Hello Palmer Volleyball Athletes,
I hope you all are as excited as I am for a new season of Palmer Volleyball! We have a lot going on the first week so make sure you put these dates in your planners.
Things to know before tryouts: Practices are every day. Either from 3:30-5:30 or 4:30-6:30. Players are expected to be there every day! We do practice on days they do not have school.  Play time is not even nor is it given. It is earned. We have 3 teams: Varsity, JV, and C team.  We carry 10-12 girls on each.
Tryout Information:
Tryout Dates: Monday, August 12th-Wednesday, August 14th
Tryout Times: 3:30-6:30 pm    /  Wednesday we will end at 5:45 for a Mandatory Parent Meeting in the Auditorium
 
Testing: We take into consideration when choosing players 
1 MINUTE SIT-UPS
1 MINUTE PUSH-UPS
1 MILE
AGILITY SPRINT
VERTICAL/ APPROACH JUMP
CRITERIA COACHES ARE LOOKING AT:
All Volleyball Skills
  • Serving
  • Setting
  • Passing
  • Digging
  • Hitting
  • Blocking
Coach-ability
Positive/Competitive Attitude
Team mentality
Hard Working
Things to bring to Tryouts: 
“I CAN” Attitude
Water Bottle
Inhaler–if Needed
Outdoor Shoes: For the Mile test
Indoor Court Shoes
Athletic Wear
Kneepads- Recommended
 
Players who DON’T MAKE A TEAM: Last day of tryouts you will be given a letter. Keep this letter as you will need to turn into the office by Friday the 16th in order to get your athletic fee refunded.
 
MANDATORY MEETINGS: Plan on a Later Evening
For the players that made a team: 
 
Wednesday, August 14th: Mandatory Parent Meeting with the Athletic Director at 6 pm in the Auditorium.
                                    Volleyball Parent Meeting: Following the Fall Parent Meeting.
Scrimmage: Varsity, JV, C team

WhenAugust 17th, 2019 8am– 12pm. Be There by 7:30

Locations:

·         Varsity @ Palmer Ridge High School

19255 Frontage Rd, Monument, CO 80132

·         JV @ Cheyenne Mountain High School

1200 Cresta Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

·         Freshman/ C team @ CSCS

Format Varsity and JV will play 4 30-minute matches

                Freshman and C team will play 5 25-minute matches
I have attached the information for Registration again. I DO NOT TAKE PAPERWORK OR MONEY. PLEASE TURN EVERYTHING IN TO THE ATHLETIC OFFICE
Please contact me with any questions.
 
See you all tomorrow!
 
Coach Adrianne