Summer Volleyball 2019

Summer Volleyball 20192019-05-14T11:30:30-04:00

SUMMER VOLLEYBALL CLINICS AT STARLAND

           Starland is proud to announce it’s new clinic partnership with MGA!!

MGA is the leading skill development club in New England.  MGA Is led by Master Coach Fabian “FABE” Ardila.  Fabe has been coaching successfully for over 30 years, from beginners to advanced, collegiate, and up to the professional ranks.  As an active coach of USA High Performance and having been the Resident Assistant Coach for the USA Women’s National Team, Fabe believes in constant learning and uses those experiences to bring up-to-date drill’s and skill development education for coaches and players.  The camps and clinics at Starland will have a level of education appropriate for each player from beginner to advanced. Our coaches are trained to communicate effectively through consistent, positive feedback. All our coaches attend coaching clinics to make them better at coaching.

Starland is the perfect venue for interaction with players of all levels, with 8 permanent volleyball courts at our disposal for individual skill development, game like drills, competition and focused coaching.  Going forward,  Starland alongside with MGA will be the primary resource for skill development: camps, clinics, coaching education and volleyball events including special events with leading USAV High Performance coaches.

Starland and MGA have committed to helping each player, BOY or GIRL, develop confidence through skill development and love of the game through positive, fun camps and clinics. Your child, whether 10 or 18, will benefit from the experience!

July 15-19th    9am-4p    All Skills and FUNdamentals

Guest coach:  Jen Weiss- Head Coach at Harvard University

FUNdamentals; let’s put the FUN into learning the skills of volleyball!  Every part of this camp is designed to engage new players to learn and love the sport. Camps are designed for boys and girls ages 10-16 who are familiar with, but relatively new to the sport of volleyball and wish to improve their skill and learn the game with players of similar level. The day is comprised of instruction, skill work, game play, and competition.

Skills:     *Serving*Passing*Setting*Attacking*Defense                        Level: Beginner (5-9th grade)

July 15-19th   9am-4pm    All Skills Clinic

Looking to lead your team? Aspiring to play in college? Designed for High School and Club experienced players (boys and girls), this is an opportunity for all campers to develop, compete and improve across all skills. You will be skills tested the first day of camp and divided into courts based on skill level, age, and experience.  We will provide specific, consistent and positive feedback during drills, competition situations and game play. Teaching game strategy and improving volleyball IQ will be core components.

Skills:* Serving *Passing *Setting *Attacking *Defense                         Level: Intermediate- Advanced (7-12th grade)

Register Here! (must create an account if new to Starland)


July 22-26th   9am-4pm     Attacker School

Guest coach: Terry Hutchinson-  1st Asst. Coach at Towson University

How much do you love a perfect kill? This camp is geared to players (boys and girls) who are looking to make their arm swing faster and stronger, those who want to perfect their footwork and be more consistently hitting hard.  We will teach you how to hit with range, with smart and strong hits so you can score.  Attackers will learn roll shots, crosscourt hitting and many more angled shots as well as hitting 1’s, 2’s, 31’s, slides, Go’s, Red’s, and backrow pipes and Bic’s.  Attackers will also learn how to read the setter and the hitter to be a great blocker. Attackers will get many quality reps/swings and will be given feedback to ensure that they are learning/changing, and becoming better at attacking.

Skill Development: *Foot work *Torque *Arm Swing *Timing *Hitting harder *Hitting smarter (SHOTS)

Register Here! (must create an account if new to Starland)


July 29-August 2nd   9am-4p   Setter School

Guest coach:  Eric Neely-  Head Coach at Babson College

Are you the brains of your team? Setters are key to successful offense and you will get thousands of quality reps with a lot of feedback. Training for accuracy and tempo/speed.  All players will move from one drill to the next in a progression, building their skills with good mechanics that will aid in better set location.  Setters will learn to set 1’s 2’s, 31’s, 32’s, Go’s, back 1’s, Slides, Reds, Backrow setting, pipes, Bic’s, C’s and D’s.  Players will set “Out of System” and learn to make the best decisions based on specific situations.

Skill Development: *Footwork and Body position *Hands and Arm position for accuracy

*Set Location, front, middle, back, back row *Tempo *Communication

Register Here! (must create an account if new to Starland)


August 5-9th   9am-4pm   Defensive Boot Camp

Guest coach: Steve Santonastaso-  Head Coach of URI

DE-FENSE! Nothing drops and the first pass makes the rest of the game possible. Players will develop their ability to act on what they see and create the best platform with the correct angle to dig a ball as well as to deliver a settable ball for an offense to be created and a hitter to be successful.  Defenders will dig 1000 of balls and feel comfortable moving and defending in matches.  Coaches will give constant positive feed back and run drills where defenders will actively dig hard driven, soft tips, roll shots, as well as pushes to the back of the court.  All this will happen while defenders are “THINKING” and “COMMUNICATING”

Skill Development: *Reading and Acting *Footwork *Posture and Platform *Angle Passing

*Digging, Diving, Pancake, emergency plays *Acting and RE-Acting

Register Here! (must create an account if new to Starland)


August 12-16th   9am-4pm   High School Prep for Tryouts session I

This camp will train players for their upcoming High School Season. From beginners who want to try out for JV to advanced players wanting to make the Varsity squad.  We have it all in these camps to get you ready to start playing.  Differentiating factor for these camps is Attention to developing player’s FOCUS and Volleyball IQ.  Take your best foot forward at Try-outs, get noticed and have your High School coach impressed with your abilities.  We will teach you how to make the TEAM!

Skills: *Serving *Passing *Setting *Attacking *Defense *Reading Play Development *Engagement in every play

Register Here! (must create an account if new to Starland)


August 19-21st   9am-4pm   High School Prep for Tryouts session II

This camp will train players for their upcoming High School Season. From beginners who want to try out for JV to advanced players wanting to make the Varsity squad.  We have it all in these camps to get you ready to start playing.  Differentiating factor for these camps is Attention to developing player’s FOCUS and Volleyball IQ.  Take your best foot forward at Try-outs, get noticed and have your High School coach impressed with your abilities.  We will teach you how to make the TEAM!

Skills: *Serving *Passing *Setting *Attacking *Defense *Reading Play Development *Engagement in every play

Register Here! (must create an account if new to Starland)


             

Our outdoor park is now open!

Outdoor attractions include go-karts, eurobungee, mini golf, batting cages, and rockwall!

Monday – Friday: 4PM-10PM

Saturday: 10AM-10PM

Sunday: 10AM-8PM

*weather permitting*

Laser tag, bumper cars, XD Dark Ride and arcade are open indoors every day, from 10AM – 10PM.

Questions? Call 781-996-3053 or email info@starlandsports.com