Volleyball

LIMITED TIME: Highschool athletes train FREE!

Monday – July 24th 6:45-8:30pm & Wednesday – July 26th 6:45-8:30: High School Coaches are invited to bring their entire volleyball team to EVO’s state-of-the-art training campus to take advantage of complimentary training. That’s right, no charge! Message us for details! SHARE and help us spread the word!

Friday, July 28th 6:00-7:30: FREE HIGH SCHOOL OPEN VOLLEYBALL – GET SET FOR YOUR SCHOOL TRY OUT!

All volleyball classes and teams will now take place at the main EVO headquarters : 7188 15th Street East, Unit 2, Sarasota, FL 34243

EVO Volleyball is a place where young athletes can develop their volleyball skills in a safe, fun, and educationally sound environment. At EVO, coaches and parents work together to build both the athletes volleyball skills as well as their life skills.  We attempt to make success possible and strive to ensure players grow as a person as well as an athlete.  Players as well as staff are expected to work hard, play hard and have fun!

  • Highschool Volleyball
  • Back to School Prep Clinics
  • Mini Season
  • AAU and Travel Club Season
  • Sand/Beach Volleyball open play and leagues
  • Skills Academies
  • Train and Play (TAP) Sessions
  • Youth VolleyTotz, Jumpstarter and Boys Programs
  • Open Gym for current athletes
  • Competitive Teams (October-April)
  • Join an EVO/Suncoast Tournament

Highschool Volleyball

  • Tryouts: July 29, 2017 from 3-5pm at the State College of Florida Gymnasium, (building 17 on this map)
  • Female athletes ages 15-18
  • $60 tryout fee includes non refundable annual EVO Membership – transferable to any EVO program

EVO Volleyball is proud to be developing an elite high school program where athletes can prepare for the college circuit. EVO Athletes have access to:

  • world-class equipment
  • unmatched amenities
  • elite coaches
  • visiting instructors from around the globe
  • state-of-the-art fitness room
  • volleyball specific biomechanic workouts
  • sports physiology training and conditioning program

Back to School – Prep Clinics

  • August 1, 2, 3 & 4
  • Ages 9-12 are from 6-7:30pm
  • Ages 13+ are from 7:15-8:45pm
  • $25 per day

Get ready for your school tryouts or get back into volleyball shape. These clinics will introduce and review all the essential skills of volleyball. Athletes will be grouped by skill and age to ensure challenging but developmentally appropriate skills class. Athletes will enjoy access to all of the items listed above during these clinics. You can choose to attend all of the sessions and save money or sign up for specific days.  You choose!

Mini Club Season

Travel Teams

  • Price $375 *registered EVO members. Includes:
    • One Local Tournament September 30th
    • Two travel tournaments to Tampa TBD
    • Volleyball Skill-Specific Skill Work
    • Fitness and Ninja Obstacle Course Strength Training
    • One short sleeve EVO Jersey
  • 9-12 year olds practice Wednesdays (6pm-7:30pm) & Saturdays (9am-10:30am)
  •  13-15 year olds practice Wednesdays (7:15pm-8:45pm) & Saturdays (10:15am-12pm)
  • Tryouts: August 12th from 11am-12:30pm

Our Mini-Club Program is a shorter version of our club season’s “Travel Team” Programs. This program is for the intermediate-advanced level athlete desiring for a higher level of training and competition. While athletes that play on these teams are not guaranteed a position during club season, strong consideration will be given to those that have participated in our programs.

Local Teams

  • Price $265 *registered EVO members. Includes:
    • One local scrimmage September 30th
    • League game play
    • Volleyball Skill-Specific Skill Work
    • Fitness and Ninja Obstacle Course Strength Training
    • One short sleeve EVO Jersey
  • Saturday ONLY practice price $185
  • 9-12 year olds practice Wednesdays (6pm-7:30pm) & Saturdays (9am-10:30am)
  •  13-15 year olds practice Wednesdays (7:15pm-8:45pm) & Saturdays (10:15am-12pm)
  • No Tryouts
  • Registration & Informal Evaluation August 12th at 9:30am

Our Mini-Club Local League Program is a shorter version of our club season’s AAU Local League Program. This program is for the new or developing athlete, or the athlete that desires to learn the game of volleyball without a lot of travel and at a cheaper cost. Athletes receive developmentally appropriate training from our highly experienced and well educated coaching staff.

For the Mini-Club League athletes, there will be NO tryouts, however we will hold registration on August 12th, from 9:30-9:45 and will hold an informal evaluation of the athletes following registration. Athletes will practice for 2-3 weeks and then will be placed on a team EVO feels they can have the most success and receive the most playing time.

Sand Volleyball

EVO sand volleyball runs from January – August. Check back for more details.

EVO Volleyball newest addition to our volleyball club is our Sand Club Seasons. The program will be run by our highly-trained coaching staff at our new three court sand facility. Athletes will be grouped by age and skill level to enhance player skill development.

Sand Youth & Families Open Pick up Games

  • 7+
  • co-ed
  • Fridays from 6:30pm-dusk
  • $5 per session
  • no pre-registration needed.  Just stop by the front desk to pay and get your wrist band. 

 Gather your friends and family and show up on Friday for open volleyball!  We provide the courts (3), the volleyballs, and a fun atmosphere for everyone! Get a workout while meeting new people and enjoying the fastest growing sport in Florida.  We have three courts, concession area, and restrooms.

Skill Academies

Skills Academy I

  • Mondays 
  • 6-7:15pm
  • 9U-13U, co-ed
  • $85 per month or $25 per session

Programs provide boy and girl athletes ages 9-13, the fundamentals skills of volleyball. Heavy emphasis is on building and refining the athlete’s skills giving them the ability to successfully play the game. This is a great introductory program to see if the athlete has the skill and desire to pursue the game further.

Players are placed into small groups based on their skill level to give every youth volleyball player the attention they deserve. NO Club Affiliation Required

Skills Academy II

  • Mondays
  • Youth ages 9-12 from 6-7:15pm
  • Teens ages 13-15 from 7:15-8:45pm
  • 12U-15U, co-ed
  • $105 per month or $30 per session
Programs are designed for boy and girl players, ages 9U-17U, who want to improve their skills. Coaches teach the key fundamentals of passing, setting, hitting, serving, bumping, and hit team offense. Athlete Must have a foundation in volleyball.
Athlete expectations:
  • The ability pass, set, and serve the ball.
  • Basic understanding of the game of volleyball
  • Understand the basic team concepts of volleyball

Skills Academy III

  • Mondays
  • 6-7:15pm
  • 13U-17U, co-ed
  • $105 per month or $30 per session
  • Must have a strong foundation in volleyball.
  • The ability to participate in volleyball at a high skill level and fast pace.
Our Advanced Volleyball programs are for boy and girl players, ages 10-18, who want to take their volleyball skills to the next level. We teach defense, rotation patterns, positions and responsibilities, high level hitting, setting, blocking, and serving. Dedication and commitment to hard work is a must in our Advanced Volleyball programs.

Train and Play Sessions (classes)

Youth 9-12yo Train and Play

  • 9U-12U
  • co-ed
  • Saturdays from 11-12:30pm
  • $90 monthly or $25 per session
EVO Volleyball invites you to participate in our latest innovation of volleyball-Train and Play (TAP).  Tap is a unique volleyball experience which provides athletes with a combination of club level practice sessions and competitive drills and games. Athletes will be trained by our top elite coaches and will be grouped by age and skill level.

Youth Programs

Volleytotz

  • Every Friday from 6-7pm
  • Moving to Monday’s starting August 7, 2017
  • Ages 3-6
  • co-ed
  • $15 per class (see from desk) or $50 for monthly enrollment + annual registration (click green button below)

This program is geared towards giving the athlete the fundamental skills of volleyball in a fun, exciting,and developmentally appropriate way.

Jumpstarter

  • Every Friday from 6-7pm
  • Moving to Monday’s starting August 7, 2017
  • Ages 7-9
  • co-ed
  • $70 per month plus annual registration (click green button below)

Sessions focus on age appropriate volleyball and other sport related skills, movements, strategies, fitness, and fun! The program is run by Jeff Horr, Director of EVO/Suncoast Volleyball and Nick Behrens, 12U Elite Coach.  Jeff Has been coaching volleyball and teaching Elementary physical education for 21 years.  Nick is also certified to teach physical education and has been playing and coaching volleyball for 18 years.  Jeff and Nick’s biggest strength is breaking down the skills of volleyball for the young ones and making success possible for everyone. What is truly exciting, is watching these children grow and develop into outstanding volleyball players.  Many have gone on and played on our travel teams. There is no experience necessary and no equipment needed.  The only requirement is a great attitude and a willingness to learn and have fun.

Boys Volleyball

  • Every Friday from 6-7pm
  • Ages 9-12
  • monthly enrollment 
  • $70 per month plus annual registration fee

Our Boys Volleyball Program is geared towards athletes 7U-12U that are looking to try the sport of volleyball out in a fun game-like environment which is sure to evoke excitement and energy.

Regular Season Competitive Teams :  October – April

Tryouts for all competitive teams listed below:

  • 9-12 years old: Sunday, September 17th starting at 8:30am
  • 13-15 years old: Sunday, September 17th starting at 10:15am
  • *Age is determined by the age the athlete will be on September 1, 2018
  • Tryout Price: $10 + *EVO Annual Registration

AAU Local Teams

  • $900 *registered EVO members
  • 9U-15U, girls; 1 hour and 30 minute practice / week
  • Beginner to intermediate skill level

This program is geared toward the athlete ages 9-15 that are just beginning their careers in volleyball or are intermediate players looking for a local, more affordable option than travel team volleyball.  Most, if not all, tournaments will be held in the Sarasota/Bradenton area.  The AAU program will have an open enrollment until Mid December, then teams will be chosen to participate in the AAU Tournaments.

Travel Teams – Florida

  • Prices vary – Contact us below for more details.
  • Practice 2 hours / week
  • 9U-15U girls
  • Intermediate to advanced skill level

This program is for the athlete and parents that are looking for a competitive team with a more user-friendly travel tournament schedule.  The teams follow a similar schedule as our Select Teams, but participate in more local tournaments and do not enter National Qualifying events. The Florida teams travel to, Orlando, Clearwater, Tampa, and possibly other cities in Florida.  In addition, teams participate in local tournaments in the Sarasota/Bradenton Area.

Travel Teams – Elite/Select

  • Prices vary – Contact us below for more details.
  • Practice 3 hours / week
  • 9U-15U girls
  • Intermediate to advanced skill level
  • We currently have openings on our 13U and 17U teams. 

This program is for the serious athlete with intermediate-advanced skills.  This program if for athletes who desire a high level of competition and commitment.  The Select teams travel to, Orlando, Clearwater, Tampa, Ft. Lauderdale, and possibly other cities in Florida.  In addition, teams may participate in local tournaments in the Sarasota/Bradenton Area.   They participate in one or two National-Qualifiers in Orlando.

Volleyball questions? Contact us directly!