AAU Memberships (National Teams)
All players and Staff on our National teams should go ahead and get their AAU Memberships. This will cover you for several upcoming events. Go to www.aauvolleyball.org and click on membership > athlete application. You must use Club Code: WWWFTD6 to be associated with Grand Strand Juniors. Cost is $14 for players.
Upcoming tournaments Missed school days
We have some upcoming events that may require you to miss school. I have attached a letter to hopefully help you get an approved absence. Please communicate any issues to your coach.
Big South March 31-April 2 (missed school day March 31)
The Big South Tournament runs Friday – Sunday so be prepared to miss school Friday, March 31st.
JVA World Challenge April 7-9 Team will depart Thursday April 6th. Be prepared to miss 1/2 of Thursday 4/6 and Friday 4/7 depending on your team.
Team Trip Information
Dixie Classic March 25/26
14U – 18U National Teams
Hotel: Clarion Inn & Suites
1100 Parkway, Gatlinburg TN
Depart: 2:30pm Friday March 24th from Broadway at the Beach (Palace Theater parking lot)
Return: Sunday March 26th in the evening. Time TBD
JVA World Challenge April 7/8/9
16U and 17U National Teams
Hotel: Residence Inn, 700 Phillips Lane Louisville KY
Depart: Thursday, April 6th at 12noon (16s) and 3pm (17s)
Return: Monday April 10th early Afternoon
Spring Break Camp
Join GSJ Coaches for a special Spring Break Skills Camp.
Wednesday, April 12 and Thursday April 13 from 9-12am at GSJ Facility
Cost: $40 for 2 days or $25 for 1 day. You must RSVP
We are still in need of a few players for the extended season. All teams will do level 1 and play through the Coastal Classic June 3/4. We have pushed back the deadline to allow for anyone still interested to join.
Extended season teams will be coached by.
Jade Churby 12s (have 7 players)
Jason Moore 14/15s (need DS and middle)
Alex Sing 16/17s (need a setter)
Practices will take place at our GSJ Facility on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Time TBD
Please contact us if you are interested in playing.
We are GSJ!