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2020 Season Tryouts

NOTE: For players aged 14U and up we expect players that tryout want to play in college. Our mission is to prepare players for college by playing a National Open Schedule, Training at the highest level possible every chance we get, we Challenge players to compete for spots every day (we DO NOT guarantee playing time) and players travel independent of parents for National Qualifiers. If players (and parents) are not prepared to meet this standard, we are not for you.

Our 2020 Season Tryout dates are:

Girls 14U- Girls 15U+ / Boys
October 19
Park West Recreation Center
12U Girls 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
13U Girls 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
14U Girls 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
November 9
Park West Recreation Center
15U Girls 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
16U+ Girls 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
All Boys 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Back Up Date: October 26
Park West Recreation Center
12U Girls 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
13U Girls 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
14U Girls 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Back Up Date: November 16
Park West Recreation Center
15U Girls 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
16U+ Girls 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
All Boys 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Decision Day
Monday, October 28
Decision Day
Saturday, November 16

nation.academy tryout policies
Only 50 tryout registrations per age group
14U- Registration closes October 4
15U+ Registration closes October 25
Late registration subject to availability
Late registration subject to $25 fee
Dates & Location Subject to Change


Palmetto Region Tryout Policies

  1. If you tryout for more than one club, you MUST complete this form.
  2. Offers may not be made until the tryout period for your age group begins which are October 19 for 14U- and November 9 for 15U+.
  3. All offers must be dated and in writing.
  4. If a club makes an offer, they CANNOT rescind that offer until Decision Day is over.
  5. You DO NOT have to accept offers until Your Decision Day which is October 28 for 14U- and November 16 for 15U+.
  6. You MAY accept an offer before Decision Day if you choose to.
  7. You MUST notify all clubs you tried out for immediately if you accept an offer from another club and update your USAV Webpoint status.
  8. After Decision Day, all offers are rescinded and non-binding. All offers thereafter are made without the above required rules.

There are a few steps you must take in order to tryout:

  1. You must register with USA Volleyball at prior to tryouts:
    1. NOTE: USA Volleyball is NOT transitioning from Webpoint to SportsEngine this season. USAV registrations will open November 1.
  2. You must register as a nation.academy Bronze Level member.
    1. This does not mean you are a nation.academy player or have received an offer.
    2. It means you are a member of our volleyball community that entitles you to try out with nation.academy provides you with a tryout nation.academy y t-shirt, adidas volleyball discounts to our official store and access to Charleston Academy events we hold in the community.
      Learn more at our nation.academy Membership Page or register here.
  3. If you are extended an offer you must upgrade your membership to Gold Status to officially accept your offer.