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2019 GEVA High Performance Programs with USA Volleyball

03/25/2019, 8:30am EDT
By Sloane Dill


Registration Coming Soon…


GEVA USA High Performance is the sole Sanctioned USA Volleyball Indoor High Performance Program in the GEVA Region. The Program allows our region to train and compete under the USA Volleyball National HP Program umbrella. We duplicate the programs, training, and concepts athletes from across the nation can receive if they make a USA Volleyball National Program camp or team. The Mission of the Garden Empire Volleyball Association (GEVA) Regional HP Program is to provide additional and unique development opportunities for the Region’s Elite Junior Volleyball Athletes as well as to the Region’s Elite and Aspiring Volleyball Coaches. We operate in full compliance with the USA Volleyball National Team Athlete Development Philosophy. Coaches are selected through an open application process. Athletes are selected through a multi-tiered competitive selection process in compliance with USA Volleyball National Team Development Standards. There are NO restrictions on the number of Coaches or Athletes allowed participating from any given Team, Club, School or other Organization. The Program has NO Team, Club, Organizational Alliances or Affiliations other than the Garden Empire Volleyball Association (GEVA) and The National High Performance Championships.

We will be creating five teams this summer:

Girls’: Future Select, Select, and Youth

Boys’: Select and Youth


Tryout Dates:

May 18th

Girls Tryout #1

(All Three Ages)

at Molloy College

Times TBD


May 18th

Boys Tryout #1

(Both Ages)

At Iona College

Times TBD


May 19th

Girls and Boys Tryout #2

(All Ages)

Branchburg Sports Complex

Girls’ Future Select and Select Age Groups

Registration: 8:30-9:30 AM

Tryout: 9:30-12:30 PM

Girls’ Youth Age Group

Registration: 2:00-3:00 PM

Tryout: 3:00-6:00 PM

Boys’ Tryout (Select and Youth)

Registration 5:30-6:00 PM

Tryout 6:00-8:00 PM


***   Please make sure you arrive at the correct registration time listed on the website and bring the following items with you.  You only need to attend one tryout to be considered ***


Things to bring to tryouts:

1. Check made out for the tryout amount to GEVA.  One tryout for $60 or two for $90.

2. Medical release form

3. GEVA Membership Card


GEVA HP Camp Dates: On or around July 8-15th

Girls Camp Location: Maxfit Sports Complex

Boys Camp Location: TBD



JULY 18 - 22, 2019



Throughout my life I have had many experiences that will be remembered for the rest of my life, although a few in particular stand above the rest. These few events truly changed my outlook on the world and recreated my expectations for myself. One of these events was playing for GEVA in the 2018 high performance championships. By playing for GEVA High Performance, I was given the opportunity not only to travel to Tulsa, Oklahoma with nine talented volleyball players and four amazing coaches but to play high level volleyball for five days and ultimately come in fourth place out of the twenty teams in the national division of my age group. This experience created an opportunity for me to make new friends, get training from a variety of highly experienced coaches, travel across the country, and most importantly become a much better more well rounded volleyball player. In addition to meeting and playing against many different volleyball players around the country, through this program I was given the opportunity to spend time and trade clothes with a large group of girls from Australia, some of which I remain in contact with. This program created opportunities for me beyond what I believed I would ever have the possibility to do and for that, I am extremely grateful. Playing for GEVA high performance this year truly was one of the best experiences of my life, and it is a memory that I will never forget.

J.S. of the GEVA High Performance Program 2018 in Tulsa


Check out our website for more information:

2018 and 2019 Women’s / Girls' High Performance Age Groups

  • Girls' Youth - Born in 2002 or 2003

  • Girls' Select - Born in 2004, 2005

  • Girls’ Future Select - Born in 2006, 2007 or later


  • Boys' Youth - Born in 2001 or 2002

  • Boys' Select - Born in 2003 or 2004

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