We are the longest running Jr volleyball in Western MA - Established in 1991
Western MA players have gone on to play in college at Division 1,2 and 3. We also have members who are now coaching at the college, high school and club levels.
Western MA Volleyball Club
2012 Western MA Players were from the following schools:
Franklin County Tech
Stoneleigh Burnham School
Northfield Mt Hermon
Pioneer Valley Regional
Western MA Players have gone on to play at the following Colleges:
Holyoke Comm College
U Mass Lowell
Springfield College (assistant coach also played for Western MA)
Western New England
MCLA (coach also played for Western MA)
Southern New Hampshire
U of New Hampshire
St Anselm College
New England College
U Mass Dartmouth
College of St Rose NY
Current Western MA Coaches:
Roxann Link - Assistant Coach Amherst College Women, Head Coach of "Team New England" first women's professional team in New England and a member of the Premier Volleyball League. Roxann was also hired by USA Volleyball as a High Performance Coach and spend part of the summer working in Colorado for USA Volleyball.
Andy Calisewski -Head Coach Holyoke Community Coach, Assistant coach for Team New England
Lisa Moore - Varsity Head Coach Greenfield High School and Stoneleigh Burham School
Sarah Woodward - Varsity Head Coach Mahar High School
Donald Turgeon - Varsity Head Coach Chicopee High School
Lucy Jones - Assistant Coach Central High School
Check facebook link for last minute updates.
NEW Program - Elite College Prep Teams
This program is open to ALL PLAYERS (middle school to varsity level) looking to advance to the collegiate level. These teams are for players looking to be recruited into college programs.
Head coach for these teams will be Roxann Link. Currently Roxann is the Head Coach of "Team New England" a women's professional team that has competed in Utah and Kentucky. Roxann is also the assistant coach at Amherst College and has coached for USA volleyball in their High Performance program in Colorado Springs Colorado.
Teams will play in the 5 New England Region tournaments, Winterfest (Jan 18-20) and another 2 day tournament in March. Teams will also have the option to play at USA National Qualifier tournaments and USA Championships.
Most practices and tournaments will be on Sundays.
Players and parents will be guided through the process of college recruitment.
If you are thinking about playing in college this is the program for you.
Practice Schedule - Sunday Dec 8th
ALL PRACTICES will be at
Stoneleigh Burham School
Elite 16's (coach Lisa) and Elite 17's (coach Roxann) - 8am - 10am
Stoneleigh Burham club teams (coaches Frank and Morgan) 10am - 12pm
Boys and 18's Elite (coach Thomas) 12pm - 2pm
Club teams from HCC and Short Season - 2pm - 4pm
Not sure when you should come email: firstname.lastname@example.org