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2016 Tryouts


Registration is for Priority registrants only. If we are not able to extend an offer for the division or team you register for, we will refund your team deposit 100%. You may also chose to accept an offer in a different division or with a different team; deposit will be applied to that team offer.

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Priority registrants are ready to make an early commitment to our club. If you are not ready to make a commitment or plan to tryout for multiple clubs, please visit to register for an "At Large" tryout.

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Welcome to the Sports Academy USA Junior Olympic Volleyball.  Established in 1987, we are the first and premier club in Iredell and surrounding counties and remain one, if not the oldest, clubs in the Carolina Region.  With over 30 YEARS of providing volleyball training and tournament opportunities, we are proud to offer programs for Elite, Intermediate and Beginner level teams.  We invite you to create an account and register for Clinics, JO Tryouts and Accepted Team Offered.

2016 Teams and Results

THUNDER:  15 Open

  • Competes in Open and Power Championship and Invitational tournaments.  Does not compete in Carolina Region one-day tournaments
  • Generally competes in 16 Open
  • Mentioned in Top 35 National Ranking
  • Qualified for USA Volleyball National Division.  Finished 14th in USAV National Division, 40th overall Nationally
  • Final National Ranking:  Top 100 Honorable Mention
  • National Power Ranking:  159th of 3844 teams

HEAT:  15 Power/Open

  • Competes in out of region Power tournaments
  • Often competes in 16 Power
  • National Power Ranking:  538th of 3844 teams

RAIN:  14 Regional/Challenge

  • Competes in Carolina Region one day tournaments and select regional two-day tournaments
  • Ranked 11th West, 30th Overall (154); Carolina Regional Championship Teams

FIRE:  13 Power/Challenge

  • Competes in out of region two-day Power tournaments and select Carolina Region tournaments
  • Finishes 3rd 13 West, 10th overall; Carolina Regional Championship Teams

HURRICANE NORTH:   12 Club/Challenge

  • Competes in Carolina Region one-day tournaments and select regional two-day tournaments


  • Competes in Carolina Region one-day tournaments