Fightin' Irish Volleyball Academy (Co-ed)

Dates: July 7-11
Time: 9 am - 3 pm
Ages: 8-14
Cost: $300 by the "Early Bird" deadline (April 17, 2014); $350 after April 17, 2014
lunch included 

Fightin' Irish Volleyball Academy will present instruction for boys and girls who are looking to learn the sport as well as develop their current skill sets. The Academy will focus on fundamentals as well as advanced techniques for more advanced players. Training will include:

• Approach and hitting techniques
• Passing techniques, emphasizing footwork, movement, and passing
• Setting with an emphasis on footwork and hand positioning
• Serving techniques, including float and jump serve
• Agility, speed, and jump training

Camp Directors:
Raimi Mitchell-Young - Girls Volleyball
Raimi Mitchell-Young enters her third year as a Head Freshman Coach with the Sacred Heart Cathedral Girls Volleyball Program. She joined the SHC staff after moving to San Francisco from Southern California where she served as an Assistant Coach & Director of Volleyball Operations for the Cal State Fullerton Titans. Coach Raimi started her college career at Golden West College, winning two consecutive California State Titles, and continued at Cal State University of Long Beach. Coach Raimi led the Fightin' Irish Freshman Volleyball team to a perfect season in 2013 with a 31-0 record.

Nga Tran - Boys Volleyball
Nga Tran is the Head Coach for the SHC Boys Volleyball Program for the last eight years. In her first year as head coach, she won SHC’s first WCAL Volleyball Championship, and she recently led her team to the 2012 CCS title. In addition to her coaching duties at SHC, Coach Tran is a co-director and founder of Sláinte Volleyball Club. Coach Tran is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where she double majored in Sociology and Criminal Justice.

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