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Tryouts (Club)

CLUB TRYOUTS

2ND LOOK - TRYOUTS - 17s/18s 
FREE

WE WILL HAVE A 2ND LOOK ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH FROM 8:00-9:00PM AT
ELLIS ATHLETIC CENTER 

(3819 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, 19073)

If interested, please send email to Brenda Collins at info@keystonejuniors.com. 

CLUB COACHES

 

12 Black: Terry Briggs, Phil Coppa
13 Black: Warren Keir, Briana Hickey
14 Black: Rachel Powers, Erica Engler
14 Carolina: Paula Bonsall Katie Falzone Mullen
15 Black: John Swift, Briana DiLeonardo
15 Carolina: Katelyn Reibach, Alyssa Curran
16 Black: Amanda McAleer, Amy Wellings
16 Carolina: Brooke Ferguson
17 Black: Bill Collins, Meg Tierney 
18 Black: Meghan Czapka 

For more details on coaches, please click here. 


TRYOUT STEPS

  1. Register & Attend Open Gym (not required)
  2. Register with KRVA to obtain your membership number.
  3. Register online with Keystone Juniors for tryouts.
  4. Attend tryouts!

Register with Keystone Region Volleyball Association (KRVA)

Whether you are new to club volleyball or if you are a returning member, you will need to register with KRVA prior to attending ANY club tryout in Pennsylvania.
Please read carefully.

To obtain a USAV Membership, go to www.krva.org. You will need to select Webpoint (to the left) to get started.

Register for a tryout membership only for $15.00. If you decide to play, you will need to upgrade to a full membership ($40.00).

Just keep in mind, the registration fee with KRVA is non-refundable.


Register for Keystone Juniors Club Tryouts

Registration for Club Tryouts with Keystone Juniors is done online! This will make it easier for you when arrive. Select Club Tryouts 2018-2019 (Link will be available). You will be then be placed on a log in page. If you already set up your account on our website then you can proceed by logging in with your username and password. If you are new to our site, then please click on Create one here under the Login Help section.

After you have logged into your account, you will be directed to the Keystone Club Tryout registration page. Follow the simple steps and please make sure you complete all required fields. You will receive an email if you completed your registration correctly. Your USAV Member ID is mandatory to complete these forms online. Please make sure you register with KRVA prior to registering with our club tryouts!

There are three options to pay for tryouts.
• Pay Online - after you register for tryouts – on our secure site with a credit card. Please keep in mind that you will need to cover credit card fees if paying with a credit card.
• You can also register online and mail your payment of $40.00 to Keystone Juniors c/o Brenda & Bill Collins, 66 Woodlawn Avenue, Broomall, PA 19008. Please make check payable to Keystone Juniors Volleyball.
• Pay at Tryouts: $40.00 CASH ONLY!
Regardless of your payment option, please bring your receipt (emailed) with you at tryouts when checking in.
Hopefully you will find this process much easier than trying to register at tryouts!


Day of Tryouts

On the day of tryouts, please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to tryouts so the participant can check-in and receive her shirt for tryouts.
Please make sure you bring the following copies to Tryouts:

1. Copy of KRVA Membership Card
2. Copy of USAV Medical Form (link can be found at http://www.krva.org/documents.php - under Player / 2017-18 Player Medical Release Form)
3. Copy of the registration receipt from Keystone Juniors.
4. Payment (if not paid online or via mail). Checks are not accepted at tryouts. Cash Only.

After tryouts get started, we will hold an informative meeting for the parents. We will discuss club tournaments, practices, as well as cost and club policies. We will also be able to answer all of your questions regarding our club or our coaches.
Towards the end of the tryout, we will have a brief meeting with the players / parents. This meeting will educate the players and parents on how the tryouts will work and timeframe on decisions.


After Tryouts

After tryouts have concluded, the coaches will have the difficult job selecting only 10 players for the team. This is never easy!

The coaches have up to 24 hours after the conclusion of tryouts to inform the directors of their 10 selections. Coaches will notify players who made the team as soon as possible.

An email will be sent out within 36 hours of tryouts to let you know the status of the team and whether your daughter has been waitlisted.

The coaches will also make phone calls to the players who have made the team to answer whatever questions the player and/or parent have. 
Per KRVA Region Policy: Offers to players will be valid for (through a player’s parent) must remain open, without changes in conditions, for a minimum of 96 hours from the date/time of the offer as time stamped on the e-mailed offer unless the offer is declined.


Accepting with Keystone Juniors

After you have accepted a position with Keystone Juniors, you will need to send an email to keystonejuniors@verizon.net AND offers@krva.org 

Please specify the subject of the email to read: Accepting to Play for Keystone Juniors (team). For example: Subject: Accepting to Play for Keystone Juniors 17s.

Club directors will contact you regarding uniform orders, club tuition and parent meeting information.


Parents & Players Meeting

A MANDATORY parents AND players meeting will take place on TBD - Time & Location - TBD. 

Thank you for taking the time to tryout for Keystone Juniors Volleyball. If you have any questions that are not covered in this document, please contact Bill & Brenda Collins at 610.353.6324 or via email at keystone juniors@verizon.net.