Sandeep Manku has agreed to return for her third year coaching for the Scorpions. Sandeep will be the head coach for the Ayr Developmental Program that will run on Monday nights starting in October 2022.
Sandeep has been involved in the Ayr for two seasons and has had a positive impact on the program.
Sandeep is a primary school teacher in the Waterloo Region.
The popular co-ed program is for youth born 2010-2013. To register for the Ayr program click HERE.
On March 26th, 2022 the Scorpions Volleyball Club hosted a successful tournament in Ayr, Ontario for 13u and 12u girls teams. The tournament was organized mainly by Scorpions Coach Sarah Holmes with support from Coach Renee Michiels.
Teams in the tournament included:
Thanks to the North Dumfries Community Complex for hosting the Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club Tournament.
The Scorpions Volleyball Club is proud to announce that sign up for their Winter Programs in Cambridge and Ayr Ontario will begin November 20th, 2021. Due to space limitations do not wait to register your son or daughter. Cost is $110. for 10 weeks in Ayr or Cambridge. Here are the details.
STARTS: JANUARY 10th, 2022 START UP INFORMATION:
BORN 2009 & 2008 - MONDAY NIGHT SCHEDULE
BORN 2009 6:00pm-7:00pm - First Name Starts with A-L,
BORN 2009 7:00pm-8:00pm - First Name Starts with M-Z
BORN 2008 8:00pm-9:00pm - All
BORN 2013 & 2014 - WEDNESDAY NIGHT SCHEDULE
BORN 2013/2014 6:00pm-7:10pm - Court #2
BORN 2010-2011-2012 - WEDNESDAY NIGHT SCHEDULE
BORN 2012 - 6:00pm-7:10pm - Court #1
BORN 2010/2011 7:25pm-8:35pm
BORN 2007 & Earlier - THURSDAY NIGHT SCHEDULE
BORN 2007 6:00pm-7:15pm
BORN 2006,2005, 2004 -7:30pm-8:45pm
STARTS JANUARY 23rd, 2022
SUNDAYS - 10 weeks - SUNDAYS 12-4pm.
WHERE: North Dumfries Community Complex Hall.
COST $110. - 10% admin fee for any withdrawals from the program.
Noon - 1pm BORN 2012-2013 and 2011-2010
1:10pm- 2:10pm BORN 2009-2008
2:20pm- 3:30pm - BORN High School
IMPORTANT NOTE FOR AYR PARTICIPANTS: We will return to Monday and Wednesday night programs for our WINTER Program ONLY if the school board gives us the permit. We will let you know as soon as we know.
For more details and to sign up go to: http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca and click on Indoor programs tab.
Due to pandemic the Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club has had to restructure their Winter programs for Grades 4 to high school age girls and boys in 2021.
It is a very fluid situation. We were able to offer programs this past summer and fall and are hopeful we can run a program in the Winter.
We will follow whatever protocols are required in the Waterloo Region. It is possible we will not be able to run the program. A shortage of gyms remain an issue.
Here are the tentative plans for the Winter Programs in Ayr and Cambridge.
Registration starts January 15th, 2021. Program begins first week of February 2021.
Cost is $125.00 for 9 weeks.
Ayr - Saturdays at the North Dumfries Community Centre
Cambridge - Saturday - Day & Times to be confirmed
Register on line at http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca go to Indoor Programs and pick Winter Programs Ayr or Cambridge.
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club are proud to announce the details of our Fall Developmental Volleyball Program in Ayr Ontario.
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club is the largest indoor and beach volleyball club in the Waterloo Region and surrounding area. In the fall 2019 they started up up youth volleyball programs in Ayr. There was a 200% increase in enrollment in 2020.
The co-ed program in Ayr will be 9 weeks long on SATURDAYS starting October 17th and ending December 12th, 2020. Scorpions Coach and former University of Waterloo player Renee Michiels will help run the program.
Here are the details of the program:
1. The club will follow all Stage 3 Protocols including their own enhanced protocols on reduced class sizes.
2. TIMES & AGES
11:00am - 12:05pm - Born 2012-2011-2010-2009
12:20pm- 1:30pm - Born 2008-2007
1:45pm- 3:00- Born 2006-2005
3. LOCATION - North Dumfries Community Complex - MacNeil Hall, 2958 Greenfield Rd, Ayr, ON N0B 1E0
4. COST - $99.00
5. REGISTER ONLINE - http://www.scorpionsvolleyball.ca/fallprograms-ayr.html
Paul Langan, Founder Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club, " We are in challenging times. We feel that the mental and physical health of youth is an important key to the future. We will run these programs using the most current protocols. The people of Ayr have asked for youth volleyball and we are happy to be able to deliver this program."
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club is very proud to announce that Renee Michiels has agreed to be a Board of Director for the club.
Renee is currently the coach of the Scorpions 17U Green competitive girls team. She is also responsible for the successful introduction of youth volleyball programs in Ayr, Ontario.
Renee is former University of Windsor varsity player who still plays. She has over 25 years of playing experience.
Paul Langan, President of Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club states, " Renee is a dynamic community minded person. Her commitment to volleyball in the community is best exemplified by the explosive growth of youth volleyball in Ayr Ontario. She was the lead coach when we started the program in Ayr last year. The Ayr programs are so popular we can barely keep up with the demand. We are very fortunate Renee has agreed to be on the board."
The Scorpions club is moving forward slowly and safely in their fall programs. For more information on the club go to http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club is very proud to announce that Coach Renee Michiels will be responsible for implementing the fall/winter 2020-21 youth volleyball programs in Ayr Ontario.
Renee has been coaching with the club for three years. She is a former University of Windsor varsity player and has played volleyball for over 30 yrs.
Paul Langan, President Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club, " Youth volleyball is alive and well in Ayr. Renee's enthusiasm last year lead to our programs being filled in our inaugural year in Ayr. She is the natural choice to continue to coach the young athletes and grow the program."
The program in Ayr is a developmental program for boys and girls Grades 4-8. We are always reviewing the program and may extend ages depending on gym time available.
Currently due to the pandemic we have not started registration yet. Keep checking our website and social media for details.
Katelynn Monteiro, Megan Bailey and Renee Michiels to Coach Scorpions 1 Development Program in Cambridge and Ayr Ontario
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club are very proud to announce that Katelynn Monteiro and Megan Bailey will be the head coaches for the Scorpions 1 development program in Cambridge. Renee Michiels will be the head coach for the program in Ayr Ontario.
Both Katelynn and Megan are previous competitive players with over 15yrs of playing experience. They previously coached competitive teams for the Scorpions. Katelynn returns for her second year in the Scorpions 1 program.
Renee brings over 25yrs of playing experience, including playing for the U. of Windsor Lancer. She is also a head coach for our Scorpions 17U girls green competitive team.
The Scorpions 1 program is for Grade 5 and 6 boys and girls wanting to learn volleyball. The fall and winter sessions are 9 weeks long and include three tournaments. The fall session cost is $90.
Paul Langan, President of Scorpions Volleyball states, " Last year Katelynn ran a dynamic program. With Megan returning to coach in Cambridge for this program, we can continue to grow and expand to different areas of the city. Renee has started our volleyball program in Ayr in 2019 and it is now our fastest growing area in the club. I have consistently stated in the past, it is the coaches in our developmental program that are the foundation for the present and future success in the club."
Due to the pandemic we have not updated the website with our fall/winter 2020-21 programs. Keep checking at : http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club are very proud to announce that Renee Michiels and Samantha Warner are going to coach the Scorpions 16U Girls Green Team.
Renee Michiels is a former University of Windsor Lancer varsity player. She has over 15 years experience playing in adult women's leagues. She is returning to the Scorpions for her 4th year as the Head Coach of the 17U Green Girls Team.
Samantha Warner is a former Scorpion club player and varsity player with the University of Waterloo Warriors.
Samantha Warner will be the assistant coach for the Scorpions 17U Green Team.
Paul Langan, President of Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club states," It is amazing the small community of Ayr can produce such quality coaches like Renee, Samantha and Pam Knechtel. Renne and Samantha work great together. There is a very positive vibe on their team. I am looking forward to watch that team in 2020-21."
Keep checking the Scorpions website for details on the tryouts. http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club are announcing their yearly donation of volleyball equipment to Cambridge & Ayr Ontario schools.
WireService.ca Press Release (02/27/2020) Cambridge, ON - The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club are a community based youth volleyball club in Cambridge ON.
The Scorpions Volleyball Club had approximately 1000 players registered in their volleyball programs in 2019.
The Scorpions have purchased and donated $6.000. worth of volleyball equipment this season to the following schools:
Paul Langan, founder of Scorpions Volleyball Club states, "We are a community based club so purchasing this safety equipment for the schools is one way to give back to the community. Now all youth that play volleyball at these schools can do so with good quality volleyball systems and an increased level of safety."
For more information or to register for the programs go to our indoor program website at http://www.scorpionsvolleyball.ca , our beach program website at http://scorpionsbeach.ca . or call Paul Langan at 226-505-7605.