Skill Levels

Read the descriptions below to determine the best skill level fit for your team.

 

RECREATIONAL – SATURDAY 3/24 PM (1PM Check-in)

6-8 players on the court, including at least 2-3 women
“Picnic”or “Backyard” volleyball. Just for fun, the basic strategy is to get the ball back over the net.
Great for corporate, neighborhood, or family teams, or any group that wants to get together for a fun time supporting a great charity!

 

INTERMEDIATE – SATURDAY 3/24 AM (8AM Check-in)

3 men/3 women – gender rules apply
For players with some league or tournament experience.
You try to use all three hits, put up a block, and have structure to your defense. Hard hits and serves are allowed, but someone hitting too hard may be asked to hold back for safety reasons.
Lifts, throws and net violations will be called, but setters may be given some leeway.

 

INTERMEDIATE – SATURDAY 3/17 AM (10:30AM check in)

4 men/2 women – no gender rules
For players with some league or tournament experience.
You try to use all three hits, put up a block, and have structure to your defense. Hard hits and serves are allowed, but someone hitting too hard may be asked to hold back for safety reasons.
Lifts, throws and net violations will be called, but setters may be given some leeway.

 

INTERMEDIATE – SATURDAY 3/24 PM (1PM check in)

3 men/3 women – Gender rules apply
For players with some league or tournament experience.
You try to use all three hits, put up a block, and have structure to your defense. Hard hits and serves are allowed, but someone hitting too hard may be asked to hold back for safety reasons.
Lifts, throws and net violations will be called, but setters may be given some leeway.

 

ADVANCED – SATURDAY 3/24 AM (8AM Check-In)

3 men/3 women – Gender rules apply
For skilled players who are a bit below ‘Power’ level.
“Bump, Set, Spike” is the goal, and you have a good understanding of defensive positioning. You’re comfortable being on the court with people who spike and serve hard.
Dedicated setters, double blocks are common at this level.

ADVANCED – SATURDAY 3/24 PM (1PM check in)

3 men/3 women – Gender rules apply
For players with some league or tournament experience.
You try to use all three hits, put up a block, and have structure to your defense. Hard hits and serves are allowed, but someone hitting too hard may be asked to hold back for safety reasons.
Lifts, throws and net violations will be called, but setters may be given some leeway.

 

ADVANCED – SATURDAY 3/17 AM (10:30AM Check-In)

4 men/2 women – No gender rules
For skilled players who aren’t ready for ‘Power’ play.
“Bump, Set, Spike” is the goal, and you have a good understanding of defensive positioning. You’re comfortable being on the court with people who spike and serve hard.
Dedicated setters, double blocks are common at this level.

 

POWER – SATURDAY 3/24 AM (8AM Check-in)

3 men/3 women, gender rules apply
You play well and you know it!
Maybe your team has a dedicated setter. Maybe you use a middle hitter. Being left or right handed matters. Double blocks are common. Defense is structured and disciplined.

 

POWER – SATURDAY 3/17 PM (10:30AM Check-in)

4 men/2 women, no gender rules
You play well and you know it!
Maybe your team has a dedicated setter. Maybe you use a middle hitter. Being left or right handed matters. Double blocks are common. Defense is structured and disciplined.

 

WOMEN’S-SATURDAY 3/24 PM (1PM Check-In)

Open to Advanced and Power level teams.
We may split this division in two if we get enough Power teams.

 

MEN’S-SATURDAY 3/24PM (1PM Check-In)

Open to Advanced and Power level teams.
We may split this division in two if we get enough Power teams.