MIDDLE SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL

   

Coaches: 
Ronda Conner, 7th grade
Sarah Patin, 8th grade

OMS Volleyball Tryouts & Summer Information

Tryouts

Monday, August 29th and Tuesday, August 30th in the OMS Gym. 

  • 7th grade (entering) 9:00-10:30am
  • 8th grade (entering) 10:30am-12:00pm

You will be assessed on your serving, passing (overhand and underhand), hitting off of a toss, speed and jumping. We are also looking for players who have positive attitudes, are open to feedback/want to improve, and who are team players/unselfish.

How can I prepare to do my best for tryouts? Stay in shape over the summer. Be active! Walk, bike, run, jog, attend a volleyball camp. 

Teams will be determined on Tuesday, August 30th. (There will be a 7th and 8th grade A and B team.)

1st official practice:

  • 7th grade: Thursday, September 1st, 9:00-11:00am
  • 8th grade: Thursday, September 1st, 9:00am-12:00pm

*Because this is the first official team practice, your attendance is iportant. Please note this as you make summer plans. Thank you. 

Checklist prior to tryouts: 

_____ $10 participation fee (can be paid once you make a team)
_____ Current physical on file (dated after April 15, 2016)
_____ Consent form
Please drop off forms at the high school athletic office this usmmer Monday-Thursday from 8am-3:30pm to Marcia Hukill.

Please wear gym shoes (volleyball shoes are recommended) to tryouts. Knee pads are also recommended (if you make a team you are required to have knee pads.) 

If you have any questions please feel free to email spatin@otsegops.org