Posts tagged "volleyball"

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A Conversation with our Partners: What Youth & Local Sports Leaders are Thinking About Right Now

Twice a year, we gather together as a company for an offsite. inspired by the NFL’s off-season training, we call them OTAs (short for “Organized Team Activities”). They allow us to reflect on our growth, connect as a team, and align our goals for the…

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NextUp Town Hall: Youth And Local Volleyball In The Wake Of COVID-19

As multiple states begin reopening, players and parents are naturally wondering when youth sports will resume. The answer is a complicated one—informed not just by government decisions, but by how comfortable people are getting back on the court.    To dig into this, we gathered…

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Play it Forward: Recapping Episode Five with Forza1 Volleyball’s Dana Burkholder

We launched the Play It Forward podcast to highlight leading youth and local sports leaders across the country. In this edition, we welcomed Dana Burkholder to the program to discuss how elite organizations interact with parents.    Burkholder, a former two-time All-American at the University…

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Play it Forward: Recapping Episode Three with Austin Junior Volleyball Association’s Michael Garcia

In case you missed our announcement: Play It Forward is a new podcast series dedicated to highlighting some brightest voices in our community. We have recruited five youth sports leaders that use LeagueApps to run their organizations, plus a retired NBA champion, to share their…

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2019 AVCA Convention: LeagueApps Volleys on to Pittsburgh

The LeagueApps team returned to the AVCA Annual Convention for the fourth year in a row last week. Marketed as volleyball’s premier event for coaches, we traveled to Pittsburgh and attended the four-day convention as the final four Women’s Division I NCAA teams competed for…

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Set Up For Success: A Club Volleyball Blueprint

At LeagueApps we pride ourselves on living and breathing youth sports. Our platform powers countless teams around the country, across a multitude of sports. To better understand the sports we’re serving, we have launched our “Best of the Best” series. Each article will feature top…

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4 Ways Your Coaches Can Carry Out Your Program’s Mission

You’ve got the perfect mission for your program. But, you’re having trouble getting everyone bought in. Or maybe your coaches aren’t 100% lined up with your goals. You might be asking yourself, ‘how can I get my staff aligned with my mission?’ To answer that,…

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Net Force Gaining Net Growth After Switching To LeagueApps

Not long ago, Mike Falk and the Net Force Volleyball Club were using Excel spreadsheets and handwritten forms. Today, they’re seeing record growth with LeagueApps. “Our organization has grown 30% since using LeagueApps’ products,” Mike said. Since 1994 Net Force Volleyball Club has been dedicated…

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What I Learned From the American Volleyball Coaches Association Convention

An Interview With LeagueApps Director of Volleyball Michael Scott Last week, some of the top names in the game of volleyball attended the annual AVCA Convention. This year, the convention was held in Columbus, Ohio. Also in attendance this year was LeagueApps’ very own Michael…

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This Volleyball Club Has Figured Out How To Get Athletes To College At A High Rate

During the 2014-15 academic school year, an estimated 6.2% of the 429,634 female high school volleyball players throughout the country went on to play volleyball at the college level. One in sixteen female volleyball players will go on to play at the collegiate level. That year,…