Club News

Practice today – 1/20/19

Jan 20, 2019

If you have practice scheduled for today, Sunday, 1/20/19, please look for communication from your coach regarding your practice (as some teams may attempt to reschedule).  As is always the case, do not make the trip to the club if you do not feel comfortable given the weather conditions.

Team Pictures

Jan 16, 2019

Team pictures will take place on Wednesday, Jan 30 and Thursday, Jan 31st.  All players should wear their black uniforms.  Links to the team picture schedule and ordering information is listed below.


  1. A2 Girls Photo Schedule
  2. A2 Picture Order Form

Pictures will be on a day opposite your normal practice day, so please review the picture schedule carefully.  There are no general make-up sessions, so please do your best to be present during your team’s assigned time.

Boys Tryout Tuneup Clinics

Jan 16, 2019

School tryouts are right around the corner and A2 will be offering boys tryout tuneup clinics for boys in Grades 7-12.  Registration is now available.  Each clinic is $40 for non-A2 players and $30 for A2 players.

  1. Tryout Tuneup Clinic; Hitting & Blocking; Friday, Feb 8, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
  2. Tryout Tuneup Clinic; Defense & Passing; Friday, Feb 15, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Click here to register for Boys clinics

Winter Serving Clinics

Jan 13, 2019

Serving Clinics will be available on Mondays and Wednesdays in January and February.

  • Mondays, 3:45pm – 4:30pm (for 14U players and younger) — starting Jan 21
  • Wednesdays, 3:45pm – 4:30pm (for 15U players and older) — starting Jan 23

Cost of each clinic is $15.  Sign up for just a single clinic or every week.  Click here for registration.

New Squares Sessions

Jan 03, 2019



Registration for the next Wee-Squares (primarily Grades K-3) and Mini-Squares (primarily Grades 4-6) sessions are now available. Click below to learn more:


  1. Wee-Squares (Fridays, Feb 8 – March 1; 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Mini-Squares (Fridays, Feb 8 – March 1; 7:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Note:  This will be a 4-week session due to club tournament scheduling and coach availability.

Club Fees and OVR registration

Jan 02, 2019
  1. Half of your remaining club fees were due with the first practice.  Checks can be made out to Advancement Academy and brought to practice or can be made on-line via the Club Payment link under the Resources tab.
  2. All players are required to have a full Junior membership with OVR/USA Volleyball for the 2019 season.  Almost 50 players still need to complete this item.  Go to the OVR Junior Registration page to obtain a full membership if you have not already done so.  Be sure to list Advancement Academy Volleyball Club as the club you are playing for when you obtain the membership.

Tournament Schedules

Dec 16, 2018

Please note: We are actively working on entering tournament schedules on the web site. This is a manual process that will take some time and will often result in some teams showing up in the wrong tournaments.  Don’t be alarmed (and/or contact your coach) if you see your team entered (or not entered) in a specific tournament until this process is complete.  We will update this post when all the schedules are complete.

Winter In-House League

Dec 14, 2018

We still have some openings for the 2019 Girls Winter In-House League starting in January.


Click here for more details and registration

The Greenhouse is Open

Dec 02, 2018

Our new spirit wear store (the Greenhouse) will officially be open on Mondays and Tuesdays from 6:30pm – 7:30pm starting Monday, December 3rd.  Orders will also be accepted at other times with a new drop box near the store.  Our existing stock is available immediately and items that need to be ordered will be filled as they are received.  

Across the Net

Aug 14, 2018

Check out the 2018-2019 kick-off issue of the A2 newsletter – Across the Net

Across the Net – August 14, 2018


And some previous editions as well:

Across the Net – May 25, 2018

Across the Net – April 8, 2018

Across the Net – March 8, 2018

Across the Net- February 10, 2018
Across the Net – January 26, 2018

Across the Net – January 10, 2018

2018-2019 Girls National Coaches

Jul 30, 2018

We wanted to share our initial coaching assignments for our Girls National teams for the upcoming 2018-2019 season.  We have also added a Floating Coach (listed below) at each age group that will work with each of the teams for that tier.


12 Green – Dave Piper/Whitney Magers

13 Shamrock – Alex VanGundy

13 Green – Sarah Schoenhagen

13 Float – Molly Shonk

14 Shamrock – Rylee Komminsk

14 Green – Amanda (Halls) Huter

14 Float – Kate Henry

15 Shamrock – Jen Ainsworth

15 Green – Shaun Servick

15 Float – Derek Brooks

16 Shamrock – Ciara Ralston

16 Green – Clint Gentry

16 Float – Starr Gentry

17 Shamrock – Laura Lemanski

17 Green – Josh Chiero

17 Float – Bryson Waller

18 Green – Ashanti Dyson/Jordan Turner