The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club is pleased to announce the hiring of 30 coaches for their 2017-18 indoor season.
WireService.ca Press Release (08/28/2017) Cambridge, ON - The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club from Cambridge Ontario will have 16 competitive teams, 3 Learn to Play Programs and 3 Winter League Programs for boys and girls born 2010-2000 for the fall and winter indoor season.
The Scorpions are proud to announce that 30 coaches have agreed to coach for the club. The club has approximately 500 players in their indoor learn to play, house league and competitive programs.
Seventeen of the coaches hired are female.
Paul Langan, founder of Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club states, "It is exciting with all the new coaches and the energy they bring. The club continues to grow and the need for coaches increases."
Scorpion's coaches all receive an honorarium, clothing and have their coaching courses paid.
The club still needs to hire one more head and assistant coach for one of their competitive teams. Please visit our website to fill out the application.
For more information on all our please visit http://www.scorpionsvolleyball.ca and click on our Coaches tab.
You may also contact Paul Langan at 519-654-0089 or by email at scorpionsvolleyball(at)yahoo.ca
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is proud to announce that Tracy Forshaw and Fiodar Kazhamiaka will coach the Scorpions 14U Green Team.
Tracy Forshaw is the head coach and is entering her fifth year of coaching for the Scorpions. Fiodar Kazamiaka will be the assistant coach and is entering his third year coaching for the club. Fiodar represented Canada this past summer playing on the NORCECA beach tour. Fiodar is a former University of Waterloo varsity volleyball player.
Paul Langan, Founder of Scorpions Volleyball Club states, "It was important to me that we had a good coaching partnership for our 14U Green team. Tracy is very professional when dealing with young female athletes and their parents. She is a dedicated, sincere coach that has always taken her coaching role seriously.
Fiodar excels at the technical aspects of the game and also takes his coaching role seriously. I am so pumped to watch our 14U Green team improve under their guidance."
For more information on the Scorpions Competitive Tryouts go to: http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca
August 28th, 2017...Cambridge,ON....The Scorpions Volleyball Club is proud to announce that Hespeler Pharmacy will be one of our sponsors this year. They have donated money that will be used to purchase volleyballs and t-shirts for our Learn to Play indoor programs in the fall.
Paul Langan, Founder of Scorpions Volleyball states," The Hespeler Pharmacy has supported us since we started in 2010. In fact they were our first sponsor. They believe in giving back to the community and we appreciate it."
Hespeler Pharmacy is located at 100 Jamieson Pkwy #13, Cambridge, ON. For more information go to their website at: http://hespelerpharmacy.com/ . For more information on Scorpions Volleyball Club indoor progams go to: http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca
The Scorpions Volleyball club are proud to announce that Bernadine Verstraeten will return to the club for her 4th year to lead our Monday Night Grade 7 and 8 Atomic 2 Development Program.
Bernadine is a teacher with over twenty years of coaching experience. She recently won the Oxford Learning Center’s Educator of the Year Award. She is a fully certified level 2 coach.
Paul Langan, founder of Scorpions Volleyball Club states, " The parent evaluations of the development coaching programs Bernadine is responsible for are always extremely positive. She understands the critical importance that our development program plays in our club. You can see her experience as a physical education teacher when she is on the court. She commands your attention."
For more information on the Scorpions Volleyball Development Programs go to:
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is proud to announce the tryout schedule for the boys and girls competitive teams for the 2017/18 indoor season.
WireService.ca Press Release (08/08/2017) Cambridge, ON - The Scorpions Volleyball Club is the largest indoor and beach volleyball club in the Waterloo Region. They had over 1000 registered players in the club in 2016.
The club has finalized the schedule for the boys and girls competitive indoor teams for the 2016-2017 season. The tryouts will occur the weekend of September 9th and 10th, 2017 in Cambridge Ontario. Players are expected to attend both tryout days. There is no charge to attend the tryouts.
The club will have competitive girls teams for those born from 2000 to 2007. Girls born later than 2000 are welcome to tryout.
The club will competitive boys teams for those born 2003 to 2005. Boys born later than 2003 are also welcome to tryout.
This will be the largest tryout in the clubs' seven year history.
Paul Langan, Founder of the club states, "Each year tryouts bring the start of another exciting season of youth volleyball to Cambridge. Volleyball continues to grow as an affordable sport for youth in the community. I look forward to seeing old and new faces come out to the tryouts."
New this year is the ability of players to preregister on-line for the tryouts to avoid the lineups on tryout day. See website link below to preregister.
The competitive team tryout location is Monsignor Doyle Catholic Secondary School,185 Myers Rd, Cambridge, ON N1R 7H2.
Here is a LINK to a pdf file of the competitive team tryout schedule. Please check out our website for more details. http://www.scorpionsvolleyball.ca/competitive-teams .
For more information contact Paul Langan at 519-654-0089 or email at scorpionsvolleyball(at)yahoo.ca.
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is excited to announce that David Tiet and Chanel Barros have agreed to return to coach for the club in the 2017/18 indoor season.
David will be the head coach and Chanel the assistant coach for the Scorpions 17U Green Team.
David is entering his fourth year coaching for the club. He previously was the head coach of the Scorpions 18U team the last two years. Chanel, is a former varsity player for the Georgian Brown College Huskies. She is returning for her third year with the club.
Paul Langan, Founder of the Scorpions Volleyball Club," David and Chanel are dynamic coaches that live and breath volleyball. They both play indoor and beach volleyball year round. Their loyalty to the club and the teams they coach is a strong virtue. Players like being coached by them because of their positive attitude and passion for the sport."
To contact David and Chanel, email them at scorpionsvolleyball(at)yahoo.ca.
The tryouts for the 18U team are on September 9th and 10th, 2017 at Monsignor Doyle School in Cambridge. Here is the link for the tryout schedule to copy into your browser.
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is very proud to announce that Matthew Cunliffe has joined their coaching staff.
Matthew will help coach our Monsters Program for youth born 2008-2010.
Matthew has an extensive indoor and beach playing experience. He played varsity volleyball with Humber College. He was named to their All-Century Team.
The Humber Hawks All-Century Team represent the best of Humber Varsity since the Programs inception up until the year 2000.
Paul Langan, Founder of Scorpions Volleyball states," Matthew is part of the exciting new breed of coaches coming to the club. He has solid background in beach and indoor volleyball that will make him a tremendous asset to the club. I can't wait to see him grow with the club and develop into one of our premier coaches."
For more information on our Monsters program and other indoor programs visit:
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is proud to announce that Tanya Healey and Jessica Frias are returning for their 3rd year to help coach our Atomic 1 Program for boys and girls on Grades 5 and 6.
The Atomic program is under the leadership of Samantha Singthong. The program runs Wednesday nights starting in October at Our Lady of Fatima School in Cambridge.
Paul Langan , Founder Scorpions Volleyball Club states," It is great to have the experience of Jessica and Tanya helping Samantha deliver this program. Our club could not exist without dependable coaches like them in our development program."
For more information on the fall programs go to: http://www.scorpionsvolleyball.ca/fallprograms.html
The Scorpions Volleyball Club are proud to announce that Andrew Aitken has accepted a position to coach our indoor Scorpions 15U Gold team this season.
Andrew has coached competitive for the Scorpions for 6 years and is a certified level 1 coach. He is still an active volleyball player in adult leagues.
Paul Langan, Founder of Scorpions Volleyball Club states, "Andrew has worked hard with the club since we started seven years ago. I know he will continue to grow as a coach and reach even higher coaching successes."
Andrew looks forward to seeing everyone at tryouts on September 9th and 10th, 2017. For more information on tryouts go to http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is proud to announce that John Forman and Brianna Downey will coach our Scorpions 15U Green girls team for the Indoor 2017-2018 season.
John has over 20 years coaching experience and is the only Level 3 trained Scorpions coach in the club.
His coaching background includes:
Brianna Downey will be Johns assistant coach. Brianna is former player with the club who has also held assistant coach roles in the club the last three years.
Paul Langan, Founder of Scorpions Volleyball Club states, " Our 15U girls program is very strong. John has the experience to ensure this team reaches their potential. Brianna is an upcoming coach in our club with a bright future"
Tryouts are September 9th and 10th, 2017.
For more information visit the Scorpions Volleyball Club website at http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca