Volleyball

Our brand new state-of-the-art Volleyball Center is located at 3231 59th Drive East, Suite 101, Bradenton, FL 34203. 

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!

  • 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

Sand Volleyball

Located at our main headquarters : 7188 15th Street East, Unit 2, Sarasota, FL 34243

Sand Club-Summer Session

  • June 8-Aug 2
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays 6-7:30pm
  • 10U-17U
  • $285 for a 2 day per week package
  • $25 for individual classes

EVO Volleyball newest addition to our volleyball club is our Summer Sand Club Season. 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

Located at our EVO Volleyball Center : 3231 59th Drive East, Suite 101, Bradenton, FL 34203

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
  • 7:15-8:45pm
  • 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)

Located at our EVO Volleyball Center : 3231 59th Drive East, Suite 101, Bradenton, FL 34203

Train and Play (TAP)

  • 13U-17U
  • co-ed
  • Wednesdays
    • TAP Beginners 6-7:30pm
    • TAP Intermediate 6-7:30pm
    • TAP Advanced 7:30-9pm
  • $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 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.

Boys Sand Train and Play

Located at our main headquarters : 7188 15th Street East, Unit 2, Sarasota, FL 34243

  • 13U-18U, boys
  • Saturdays from 10:30am-12pm
  • $15 per session
TAP provides athletes with a combination of 40 minutes of practice and instruction sessions followed by competitive play time.

Youth Programs

Located at our EVO Volleyball Center : 3231 59th Drive East, Suite 101, Bradenton, FL 34203

Volleytotz

  • Every Friday from 6-7pm
  • Ages 3-6
  • co-ed
  • $15 per class

This program is geared towards giving the athlete the fundamental skills of volleyball in a fun, exciting,and developmentally appropriate way. Free EVO Volleyball Tee Shirt included, while supplies last.

Jumpstarter

  • Every Friday from 6-7pm
  • Ages 7-9
  • co-ed
  • $70 per month plus annual registration

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.

Competitive Teams : October – April

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.

EVO/Suncoast Tournaments 

  • January 21-22
  • February 25-26
  • March 18-19

$175 / Team *team coaches should register. NOT athletes. 

Throughout the Club Season EVO/Suncoast hosts 3-4 home tournaments with 20-30 participating teams.  If your club wants to join in the fun, contact Jeff at Jeff.horr@evoathletics.com

Volleyball questions? Contact us directly!