Congratulations to Paul Davis and Brett Myres on advancing in their officiating careers! Both officials went to the GJNC in Minneapolis and participated in the USAV referee rating sessions which include testing and on-court evaluations over the course of three days. Paul earned his Junior National Rating and Brett earned his National Rating. Congratulations to both on their hard work. If you would like to become a volleyball official for HS, College, or USA please contact Brett Myres at [email protected].
National Junior High Rodeo Volleyball
Congratulations to Team Colorado for winning the National Junior High Rodeo Volleyball tournament!
The tournament was held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds (Des Moines, Iowa) in conjunction with the Rodeo. Teams from all 50 states were eligible to play in addition to teams from as far away as Canada and Australia!!! Oregon took second, but all walked away having a great time!
Junior Girls Nationals Results
Here is a link to the results for the teams that competed at Girls Junior Nationals.
The Iowa Region wants to thank all the players, coaches, staff and parents involved with the teams that attended. All their hard work resulted in some marvelous play and some great results. Better yet we had some fine comments from the National staff on our teams and their behavior.
Pictures will be posted after the Region Office completes the office move.
Iowa High Performance Boys
Our High Performance Boy's Teams performed amazing this week at the Asics Junior National Championships at Navy Pier in Chicago.
- 18's Team - 5th Place
- 14's Team - 2nd Place
Congratulations to all the coaches and players. Go Iowa!!!
Lynne Updegraff (Iowa Region Commissioner), received the Dr. Neville A. "Doc" Booth Commissioner's Award at the USA Volleyball National Meetings in Phoenix. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to volleyball and USA Volleyball through the office of regional commissioner. Lynne has served our region for over 20 years as a commissioner, board member, official, scorekeeper, coach, and player. Lynne has overseen our region membership grow from roughly 2000 members to over 10,000! Thanks Lynne!
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United Airlines/USA Volleyball Discounts
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Officials Clinic How To's and FAQ's
Click here for
- Step by Step Guide to clinics
- Why you still have a P instead of a Y
- Login problems
Important Info for Club Directors
Team Iowa Ice
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Junior Beach Tour (JBT) Championships 2014
Posted: July 30, 2014
High Performance Beach Championships
Posted: July 23, 2014
Beach Tournament Results - Great Job lowa!
Posted: May 27, 2014
Dr. Neville A. Booth Commissioner's Award
Posted: May 21, 2014
USAV MEMBER REGISTRATION
To participate in USA Volleyball sanctioned events participants much be registered.
Iowa Region Calendar
The Calendar includes important dates and events.
Deadlines, Events, Meetings, Clinics
Please note: As always, the Junior Tournament Calendar is on a different calendar. (posting begin in Mid-November)
New National & Jr National Referees
Congratulations to Brett Myres for earning his National Referee Patch and Paul Davis for getting his Jr National Referee Patch. The Iowa Region is proud of the effort these two officials have put into achieving these certifications. They have gone to national clinics, Qualifiers and several local training sessions where National Trainers come in a rate their performances and give them areas to improve.
Pictures will follow later this month.
Iowa Volleyball Region (New Address July 2014)
8170 Hickman Road Suite 5
Clive, IA 50325-4405 view map
Phone: 515-727-1860 Fax: 515-727-1861
High Fives & Region Awards
Do you have a coach that is just amazing?
Want to give kudos to a club director or parent?
Click here and we will post your High Fives!
Want to go one better? Nominate someone for one of the following awards. These are presented at the annual Club Director and Coaches meeting.
- Team Sponsorship
- Junior Referee Award
- Junior Scorekeeper Award
- Junior Parent Award
- Junior Leader Award
- Regional Service Award
- Outstanding Female Coach
- Outstanding Male Coach
- Outstanding Junior Program