ENERGY VOLLEYBALL CLUB – 2017/18 Season

Energy Volleyball Club is made up of 4 divisions, Energy Youth Academy –coed beginners ages 7-12, Surge – girls regional club teams ages 11-18, Travel girls travel elite club teams ages 11-18, Boys Travel – elite club teams ages 12-16. We also offer clinics, privates, short season and summer camps. We work very hard towards giving our players every opportunity for them to be successful on the court and in life.

Surge, this program is designed for the newer player or multi sport player. Practices are 2x per week for 2 hours each. The teams will play in the Great Lakes Volleyball League approximately 6- 8 full day tournaments Jan – March. We may add to a teams schedule based upon performance. The players are trained with a competitive edge with an ultimate goal of achieving their highest level of play and enjoyment of the game of volleyball. This program is lead by a Master Coaching system.

Travel Elite, is for the serious committed player. Practices are 2x per week 3 hours each thru the entire competition season. All practices will include individual skills, team strategies, strength & conditioning and position training. Travel Teams will compete in an average of 2-3 weekends per month, Jan – June. The teams will participate in 1-2 overnight competitions plus an end of season national event. The ultimate goal of this division is to perform at an elite level on the National stage as well as getting college offers for our players. This Program is lead by a Master Coaching system.

The Energy Sports Complex , with club membership (any player on any of our club teams ), Energy offers unlimited access to the facility. Players are allowed to come in and practice anytime space is available. Taking advantage of all training equipment and expertise of coaches. Private lessons are also available to Energy players during the season. All practices are held at our facility and locked into a permanent schedule. We take away the worry of not knowing where or when practice will be held. We also make every effort to make sure practices go uninterrupted.

Energy Staff, we have over 35 experienced coaches and administrators on staff during season. Our coaches all come with experience and are supported by 4 Master Coaches
2 Club Directors, Linda Snyder- Club Director and Mike Sopocy- Asst. Club Director
Girls Director Mary Soapes, Soapes@energyvbc.com
Boys Director Mary Soapes, Soapes@energyvbc.com
Short Programs Coordinator Brittney Garcia, garcia@energyvbc.com
Energy also has a support staff for billing questions – Lisa Zoccoli, Facility needs & Pro Shop – Deb Jordan, scheduling – Abby Mossing, Social Media – Elena Espina. During season we are all easily accessible with many of us being on site at all times.

* some teams will attend National Event in the Wisconsin Dells or Asics at Navy Pier based on performance
+ travel fees will be based upon individual teams, all players will travel and stay with parents to bring costs down, younger teams will travel less than older teams – fees will be finalized by the parent meeting

Please contact Coach Mary, Soapes@energyvbc.com, for Girls and Boys club information or if you have any questions.