Registration is OPEN for Spring 2017

USYVL is excited to announce that registration for the 2017 spring leagues is open! Visit our online registration page to locate a program near you!

Programs fill quickly, so we encourage you to register early to reserve a spot for your child. Registering early also allows you to save with our early registration pricing. The registration fee includes a volleyball, uniform t-shirt, and participation medal for each participant.

$135 Early registration fee by December 1, 2016
$155 Regular registration fee by March 1, 2017
$185 Late registration fee by April 1, 2017

USYVL programs offer boys and girls ages 7-15 a fun and safe environment to learn and play volleyball. Our spring league season provides a terrific opportunity for children to stay fit and active during the year. Additionally, our spring league provides a positive environment to make friends and learn the value of teamwork.

This is also a terrific opportunity for parents and family members to volunteer at our spring program sites. Come get involved in your local community and be a hero to your child. Our programs rely on a robust volunteer effort to keep league activities fun and engaging for the entire family. Join the fun and make a difference!


For questions and additional information give us a call at 1-888-988-7985.


Check Out NCAA Women’s Volleyball

Just a reminder this week that the NCAA Women’s Volleyball tournament is in full swing and you can catch most of the action on the ESPN family of networks.

For more information check the NCAA Women’s Volleyball for game times and match-ups. The tournament pairings are down to the final sixteen teams! The Final Four will take place on December 15 & 17 in Columbus, Ohio.

This is a great opportunity to see some of the top teams in the country competing for the national championship.

As you get prepared for the USYVL Spring 2017 season you can enjoy some great volleyball prior to the holiday season in December. Remember to register now for USYVL Spring 2017 as well!



Advanced Juniors Season Concludes


We would like to send out a special USYVL thank you to all participants of our Advanced Juniors program this fall. The 2016 Fall Advanced Juniors season concluded with tournaments at the Velo Sports Center in Carson, California.


The Advanced Juniors program offers participants additional training, instruction, and development opportunities for intermediate and advanced players.


Over 100 players in the program this season were able to learn from top coaches that have experience instructing and teaching at the club, high school or higher level.


If you are an intermediate or advanced volleyball player and are interested in joining USYVL’s Advanced Juniors program visit our Advanced Juniors page to learn more or register for Spring 2017.



USYVL Founders Award Presented to Laurie McCarter

The USYVL Founders Award is presented annually to the individual who has exhibited outstanding leadership, demonstrated a sustained commitment to our programs, and has made a positive impact on the organization.


This year we are honored to present the Founders Award to Laurie McCarter, who started with the organization in 1999. Laurie began as a registration assistant and soon agreed to take on the role of Head Coach for her son’s team. Additionally, she served as a Site Director where she oversaw the Moorpark program for 10 years. During her tenure with USYVL she has filled a number of roles including Coach, Clinician, Site Director and city representative. Laurie has three children, Kyle, Jessica, and Katie who all played volleyball with USYVL. Laurie also met her future husband, Paul McCarter, during her first season with USYVL. Paul was serving as a USYVL Clinician and remained in that role for the entire time Laurie served as a Site Director.    


USYVL is honored to add Laurie to the distinguished list of previous recipients including 2013 Award winner, Dale Hoffman, co-founder of USYVL who was there from day one, 2014 Award winner, Veronica Sanchez, who served as USYVL’s very first Clinician (volleyball instructor), and 2015 Award winner, Jane Clancy, USYVL’s first Site Director. 


Congratulations to all who have shared their time, talents, and knowledge with USYVL and its participants. 

Branded apparel helps to support efforts to bring volleyball to boys and girls nationwide

TORRANCE, Calif., (June 27, 2016) – The United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL) today announced the launch of a new online store. Available at, the new online store features three distinct apparel lines associated with the organization including USYVL apparel items, “Volleyball Starts Here” and “Volley Guard.”

“We are thrilled to announce the launch of our official online store,” said Randy Sapoznik, Founder and Executive Director. “With the growth of USYVL programs across the country, we wanted to provide parents, supporters, participants, and volunteers not only the opportunity to represent an established and respected brand within the volleyball community, but also to provide a way for supporters to contribute to the growth of the sport.” Sapoznik continued, “In 18 years we’ve never turned away a child that wants to play volleyball based on financial issues. Purchases of USYVL apparel will go to support our programs and ensure that every child plays regardless of economic status.”

Apparel available at the USYVL online store includes shirts, sweatshirts, hats, shorts, and bags. The launch of the new online store allows easy access to USYVL items. With more than 15,000 players annually, the new store provides the growing number of volleyball players and family members the chance to purchase high-quality items while supporting the mission of USYVL.

USYVL’s instructional volleyball programs provide boys and girls ages 7-15 the opportunity to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, and supervised environment. Support for these programs can be made through apparel purchases on the new online store or via USYVL’s annual mid-year donation drive. Donations to support USYVL’s various programs can be made at



Founded in 1997, the United States Youth Volleyball League is a non-profit youth sports organization that hosts more than 15,000 participants annually, nationwide. USYVL’s mission is to provide every child between the ages of 7 and 15 a chance to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, and supervised environment. One of the main tenets of the program is to encourage children to do their best with their abilities. With an emphasis on positive reinforcement, the program seeks to build confidence and self-esteem in each child. For more information visit:

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