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NEOVC

Executive Staff

Jeff George Director/Director of Coaching
Danette George Assistant Director/Lead Officer
Dominik Severino Lead Administrator
Rodger Smith Officer

 

About Jeff George

Club Director, Jeff George, comes to NEOVC with a vast knowledge of the game, while bringing coaching experience at all levels. Previous to being a Club Director, Jeff started as a Volunteer Coach at Dayton Carroll. He coached club Volleyball at Eastside Cleveland Juniors from 2005 to 2014, where he worked with a variety of levels ranging from DIVA developmental divisions all the way up to 18's. In 2005, Jeff was an assistant coach at Chagrin Falls, helping them to a district championship while also coaching the John Carroll Men’s Club Volleyball team. In 2006 and 2007, he took over as head coach at St. Peter Chanel High School, followed by 4 years as the Head Coach at Perry High School from 2008 to 2011. Since then, Jeff has geared his knowledge towards private and small group lessons focusing on individual technique and progression, which makes him a perfect fit to also lead NEOVC as Director of Coaching.

Jeff played collegiately at the University of Dayton and in 3 out of the 4 years he was there, they finished in the top 10 in the nation. He earned his BA in Physical Education and Masters in Physical Education and Health and currently teaches in the Kenston school district. He continues to play high level USVA and Open Level sand. 

 

NEOVC Mission Statement

NEOVC's mission for our club is to educate, model, instruct and guide young athletes not only to become competitive, well-rounded, volleyball players, but to instill a passion for the sport to guide them through their present and future volleyball careers.

Values

  • Create a positive environment to encourage and build strong, motivated athletes
  • Emphasize a team based atmosphere focused on fun and spirit
  • To develop a  strong foundation of basic fundamentals to carry young athletes through all levels of play
  • Integrate coaching techniques and philosophers at every age level so the athletes can take what they have learned and apply it throughout their volleyball careers
  • Provide both injury prevention programs and specialized training for all athletes

The success of our club is measured by our athletes continued love for the game, improved fundamentals, enriched team skills, enhanced physical abilities, and a well developed responsible young adult.

 

NEO Volleyball Club Tryout Information

We are excited in your interest to be part of our inaugural year. NEOVC will build our program off the highest quality coaching offering more than the average training session.  Position specific performance training, while concentrating on technique and individual progression, will be our main focus. Please follow the steps below to attend our tryout.

1) Please register for tryout thru USVA by CLICKING HERE for a $12 charge. This is required by all girls in order to attend tryouts

2) Please read thru Athletes Bill of Rights
https://www.ovr.org/forms/Athletes_Bill_of_Rights.pdf

3) Please fill out and bring a medical release form
https://www.ovr.org/forms/OVR_Waiver.pdf


When You Arrive

Please check in upon arrival at the front desk. You will be required to provide all of the above and you'll receive your tryout t-shirt, which will include your number for the day. This is how our coaching staff will recognize you. Please bring all your gear and water. We will have a short parent meeting with our Club Director, followed by our tryouts, which will last approximately 2 hours. You will be notified within 48 hours of your tryout with an offer.

 

How To Register

Pre-Registrations are encouraged to expedite check in times, although walk ins are welcome.
Please Click Here For Pre-Registration for 10's-14's

Please Click Here For Pre-Registration for 15's-18's

Tryouts for all ages are $15.00 which include a NEOVC t-shirt.

 

TRYOUT SCHEDULES

AGE

DATE

CHECK-IN TIME

TRYOUT TIME

13s

Friday, October 28

5:30pm

6:00pm - 8:30pm

10s  11s  &  12s

Saturday, October 29th

8:30am

9:00am - 11:30am

14s

12:30pm

1:00pm - 3:30pm

MAKE UP TRYOUT:*            
10s thru 14s

Thursday, November 3

5:30pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm

*Makeup Tryout (for players with conflict on regular tryouts dates).  *$15.00 Tryout Fee

 

HIGH SCHOOL TRYOUT SCHEDULES

AGE

DATE

CHECK-IN TIME

TRYOUT TIME

17’s & 18’s

Sunday, November 13th

8:30am

9:00am-11:00am

15s

Sunday, November 13th

12:30pm

1:00pm-3:30pm

16s

Sunday, November 13th

4:30pm

5:00pm-7:30pm

MAKE UP TRYOUT:*            
15s thru 18s

Thursday, November 17th

5:30pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm

*Makeup Tryout (for players with conflict on regular tryouts dates).  *$15.00 Tryout Fee

 

 

NEOVC Quick Facts

Regional Division

Age

10's

11's

12's

13's

14's

15's

16's

17's

18's

Price

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

$1,200.00

$1,200.00

$1,200.00

$1,350.00

$1,350.00

$1,350.00

$1,350.00

Practices Per Week

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

Practice Length

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

2hrs

Performance Training

1x  Week

1x  Week

2x Week

2x Week

2x Week

2x Week

2x Week

2x Week

2x Week

Number of Tournaments 

7

7

7

7

7

8

8

8

8

Full Jersey Included

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

 

American Division
Age
13's
14's
15's
16's
17's
Price
$1,350.00
$1,350.00
$1,500.00
$1,500.00
$1,500.00
Practices Per Week
3
3
3
3
3
Practice Length
2hrs
2hrs
2hrs
2hrs
2hrs
Performance Training
2x  Week
2x  Week
2x  Week
2x  Week
2x  Week
Number of Tournaments 
8
8
9
9
9
Full Jersey Included
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES

*Payment Plans Upon Request
*Note All Jerseys are fully included
*10s 11s Performance Training will focus on functionality movements