Union Select Academy is an opportunity for younger athletes, ages 14 and under, to experience all the aspects of the game of volleyball. This Academy will teach fundamental skills that focus on hand eye coordination, footwork, and teamwork, along with discipline, respect, responsibility, accountability, commitment, leadership, work ethic, integrity, communication, and mental toughness. These characteristics are vital both on and off the court and in the personal development of our athletes. Parents and players get an early exposure to the sport of volleyball and opportunities to learn more about club volleyball in the Charlotte region.
This year we are looking to have 3 teams, ages 12 and under, 13 and under, & 14 and under. The 13 & 14 and under age group we are going to schedule a LOCAL 3 day tournament at the Charlotte Convention Center, along with 3 regional tournaments and the regional Championship. The 12 and under team will participate in 3 regional tournaments, 1 tournament in Columbia, SC., and the regional championship. We are also looking to host several tournaments at the high school.
- We will develop fundamental skills that will enable players to enjoy success in their volleyball careers.
- A concentration on teaching the correct fundamental techniques of passing, serving, hitting, setting, blocking, and digging, as well as advanced techniques in accordance with skill levels.
- To establish a successful club program through; hardwork, dedication, excellent coaching staff, that will prepare our athletes for the future.