|2016 High Performance Program Information
What is IREVA HP? The IREVA High Performance (HP) program selects, develops and support junior level female athletes who have the desire to become the best volleyball players at the highest level of which they are capable. The program is highly competitive and provides athletes with an opportunity to train and compete with some of the region’s best athletes and coaches. The IREVA HP program is comprised of 3 tiers:
3) IREVA HP Teams at the USAV National High Performance Championships
Who is eligible to participate in IREVA HP? To take part in IREVA HP, you must be an IREVA member OR live and/or go to school in the IREVA region and attend a try-out.
2016 Age HP Levels
Junior – Athletes born in 1997*, 1998 or 1999 (Those born in 1997 only eligible for Regional programs)
Youth – Athletes born in 2000 or 2001
Select – Athletes born in 2002 or 2003
Future Select – Athletes born 2004 and later
How do I try out for the program? Athletes interested in participating in this year’s IREVA HP program, must attend and participate in a minimum of 1 (one) try-out. Athletes are only permitted to try out for one position at a try-out. However, if an athlete wants to try-out at two different positions, she can attend more than one try-out. Additionally, if an athlete would like to participate in more than one try-out for any reason, that is also possible.
2016 Try-Out Dates and Locations
Friday, March 11 5:00 – 9:00 pm Saratoga Springs Recreation Center (R Only)@
Friday March 18 5:00 – 9:00 pm Saratoga Springs Recreation Center (USAV/R)#
Saturday, March 26 5:00 – 9:00 pm Owego Free Academy (R Only)@
@ - R Only – Regional only try-out. Athletes only considered for IREVA HP programs.
# - USAV/R – Combined USAV/IREVA Regional HP try-out. Athletes considered for both the USA and IREVA HP programs.
How do I register for try-outs?
@ - R Only – Region Only Try-outs (3/11 and 3/26)
1. Login to Webpoint (located at lower left of IREVA homepage) - Be sure all information on Webpoint is updated before submitting registration
1. Contact HP Try-out Coordinator, Coach Dakota Pruiss at firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Coach Dak will send you the following:
a. Registration forms for each try-out (3/11 and 3/26) – NOTE: There are 2 separate registration forms.
i. You will e-mail your completed form(s) back to her OR
ii. Send Coach Dak an e-mail letting her know you will be bringing your completed form with you to try-outs.
b. Medical Release – Please bring completed medical release with you to each try-out that you attend (yes, even if you’ve already completed one for your club)
c. USAV Membership Form for non-USAV members
3. Try-out Fee – Please plan to bring your try-out fee in the form of a CHECK or CASH (we cannot accept credit cards) to the try-out with you.
i. Pre-Registration - $45
ii. Walk Up Registration - $60
b. Non USAV Members
i. Pre Registration - $55 (includes one day membership fee)
ii. Walk Up Registration - $65 (includes one day membership fee)
4. Pre –Registration Deadlines – In order to receive the pre-registration price, Coach Dak MUST receive an e-mail from you no later:
Midnight, Thursday, March 10 – March 11 Try-out
Midnight, Friday, March 25 – March 27 Try-out
# - USAV/R – Combined USAV/IREVA Try-out (3/18/16) – Go to http://www.teamusa.org/usa-volleyball/high-performance/hp-indoor/girls/girls-tryouts