National Teams - These teams are our National teams, our highest level teams in each age group and will practice 3 days a week. Their tournament schedule is mostly played out of region where they will compete against clubs from across the country. The Open teams are trying to earn a bid to the USAV National tournament. If bids are earned, they will attend USAV Nationals in Dallas Texas. If USAV bids are not earned, they will be attending AAU Nationals in Orlando Florida (U18) in May and (U11- U17) In June if bids are won to AAU's or not..
Open Teams - This is our in Region Open level teams that will practice 2-3 days a week. The select teams goal is to complete in Open level and higher age group competitions within our Region. However, they will play in AAU Bid winning tournaments. If they win a bid to AAU's they will be attending AAU Nationals in Orlando Florida (U18) in May and (U11-17) In June.
U11's Teams - These teams will practice 2-3 days a week. Teams schedules are as you see below. If either of those teams earn a bid to Nationals, they will be attending which ever bid they win (AAU or USAV)
Club Teams - These teams will be our developmental teams and will practice 2-3 days a week. Their goal is to develop their skill where they are competing at a very high level within our region, within their age group at the club level. If enough progress is made during the season, the coach can decide to play in an AAU tournament to see if they can earn a bid. If they earn a bid to AAU's they will be attending AAU Nationals in Orlando Florida (U18) in May and (U11 - U17) In June.
The level of teams will be decided at tryouts. When offers are given out to players, they will know which team they have been selected for. The below schedules are what we intend on playing in. However, they are tentative as it will be based off of our acceptance into each tournament.
PROPOSED PLAY SCHEDULES AND FEE'S
**All costs are based off of all Club fundraisers being completed. If all costs are not recouped during the fundraisers, the delta of those costs will be assessed as an additional pro-rated fee, MAX $500 additional per player.