Remembering Joan Stemm of the Hoosier Region

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 31, 2024) – USA Volleyball sends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Joan Stemm, 86, who died on Jan. 6 in Elkhart, Ind. Joan was the registrar of the Michiana/Hoosier Region of USA Volleyball for more than 30 years. She worked there alongside her husband of 69 years,…

USAV Introduces National Rankings for Junior Club Teams

USA Volleyball is excited to announce its new National Rankings System for junior club teams

Beach Update: Kloth and Nuss Medal at Paris Elite 16

Taryn Kloth and Kristen Nuss earned their fifth medal on the FIVB Beach Pro Tour at Elite 16 Paris this past weekend. Kloth and Nuss took home silver, headlining a list of four U.S. teams that finished in the top-ten at the event.

USA Volleyball Education Department Launches IMPACT 2.0

USA Volleyball announces the launch of IMPACT 2.0 for the 2023-24 season. IMPACT 2.0 is the latest version of USA Volleyball’s IMPACT training, which is required for all USA Volleyball junior club coaches.

Beach Update: U.S. Teams Earn Hardware in Halifax

Three U.S. pairs earned medals at BPT Futures Halifax, plus we turn our attention to the upcoming weekend of competition at Elite 16 Paris.

Badger Region Hosts First Regional Instructor Training Summit

The Badger Region of USA Volleyball hosted the first Regional Instructor Training Summit on Aug. 10-11 in Wisconsin. Sixteen coaches,  USA Volleyball National Faculty, volunteers and region staff from four regions (Badger, North Country, Iowa and Great Lakes) participated.

Beach Update: Keeter/Barnes Win 2023 Beach Collegiate Challenge

This edition of the beach update details the winners of the 2023 Men’s Beach Collegiate Challenge. We also preview coming events and check in on the latest FIVB rankings.

2023 Men’s Beach Collegiate Challenge Heads to Stevenson This Week

The 2023 USA Volleyball Men’s Beach Collegiate Challenge returns to Owings Mills, Md., and the campus of Stevenson University this weekend from Sept. 15-17. The Collegiate Challenge is preceded by an NTDP Beach Accelerator (Chesapeake Region) on Sept. 15.

Beach Update: Van Gunst and Lindstrom Take Silver at BPT Miguel Pereira

In this week’s beach update, some of the best young men’s pairs from around the country are gearing up for the Men’s Beach Collegiate Challenge. Plus, we have a top finish for a U.S. Women’s Beach Pair at BPT Miguel Pereira.

2023 All-Star Championship Results

Ninety junior all-star volleyball teams from 21 delegations competed at the 2023 USA All-Star Championships in Fort. Lauderdale, Fla. from July 19-23, 2023.