Eastside Volleyball Club
1621 Highview Rd.
East Peoria, IL 61611
Phone: (309) 699-8738
Fax: (309) 210-0713
The purpose of this organization is to provide an environment that encourages participation girls and boys of all ages to learn the fundamentals of volleyball and have fun doing so. In order to accomplish this, the Eastside Volleyball Club, Inc. Board of Directors will provide and maintain the facilities, organize and direct the program, and promote parental and community involvement to achieve these aims. The end result of this activity provides girls and boys good fundamental skills to enhance volleyball programs in Central Illinois. We encourage all potential players in Central Illinois to participate. The focus on the Eastside Volleyball Club, Inc. is and has been to increase the level of play of the volleyball infrastructure in all of Central Illinois through several levels of the volleyball program up to and including an Elite program.
News & Information
Process for Junior Volleyball Association Registration
JVA Registration Process
The club has chosen the JVA route this year for registration for all of our events. Players need only register online one time. This was a very tough decision, but was done mainly to save parents the online registration fee of $50. The following is the online registration process.
- Log into Allplayers.com and register with the Eastside Volleyball Group. It would be advisable to register yourself and your child. We plan to use the designated communication choice for communication. The options are SMS text and/or email.
- Verify your account and proceed to the home page. Under "Groups" select the "Eastside Volleyball Group".
- Select the JVA Registration Form
- Register your child
- Fill out and bring JVA Medical Release Form to the try-out/assessment.
New Location - April 13/14 Tournament
Due to a scheduling conflict, the tournament scheduled on Bloomington for April 13-14, 2013 has been moved to the Peoria River Plex.
2013 Spring Rosters
The rosters for the Spring 1013 teams had been completed. This was a long tedious task.Eastside Volleyball The travel are scheduled for a 2nd assesment tbis Friday.
Eastside Spring Picture Day / Meet your Colach Day
We look forward to our Meet Your Coach / Picture Day on March 10 at the Peoria RiverPlex. Fee's are due at that time. Practice Uniforms will be distributed, pictiures taken both individual and team. Please bring picture form with you. Fund raising pick-up is at 1:30 pm and MUST be picked up by 2:00 pm.
I-74 Challenge Playing Schedules Posted
The I-74 Challenge Playing Schedules have been posted under "Hosted Events". The I-74 Challenge is a joint invitational tournament hosted by Eastside VBC, Illini Elite VBC, and Prime Time VBC.
Eastside VBC Announces Spring 2013 Club Program
The Eastside Volleyball Club is pleased to announce our upcoming 2013 Junior High / Grade School program. The information meeting will be held at the Peoria River Plex on Sunday, February 3, 2012. A comprehensive plan will be announced about the travel and local programs. The assessment / tryouts will be held on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at the Peoria River Plex; 601 Water Street; Peoria, IL. Cost for the try-outs is $30 and includes a t-shirt.
It is getting more difficult to find available gym space for practices, so we may have to cut players from our program. We have contacted Dunlap High School and never received a reply, and we are also trying to get access to other schools. Participants may also want to explore the BAVC Expansion Program in Bartonville. The contact person for the program is Jeff Arends. We will be posting specific try-out information with the required forms for both locations once they are finalized. We are hoping to share more information at the information meeting. If someone has access to a gym and would like to start an expansion program, we will also assist with that endevor.
To stream line and save time prior to the day of try-outs, it would be advisable that the Eastside Registration Packet and JVA Medical Release Form be filled out ahead of time.
Winter VolleyKids / VolleyTots Clinic
The Eastside VBC is pleased to announce their Annual VolleyKids/VolleyTots Winter Clinic. Registration for the clinic will be Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at Great Oaks Church, 515 State Route 116, Germantown Hills, IL. The clinic will run each Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 7:15 pm from January 15, 2013 to March 5, 2013. The cost for the clinic is $60.
**** UPDATED **** Eastside VBC 2013 High School Team Assignments Announced
The 2013 Final Team Assignments have been set and approved by the Board of Directors. We did everything we could to satisfy request's without denigrating the tier process. Please note that the AllPlayers.com registration MUST be completed within 7 days. We will make one effort to get that complete and players from our waiting list will be inserted. Coaches will contact the teams within 7 days to confirm their participation. Please note the practices that will be in December. Finally, there will be only one Travel Team (16-Red). Players that made the "Travel Team" have already been notified. Our expansion teams will have additional opportunities. Meetings will be held in December to outline those other opportunities.
Eastside Volleyball Club Announces their Fall Fund Raising Opportunity for PLayers
The Eastside Volleyball Club is pleased to annoiunce the Fall Fund Raising opportunity to help out players offset their dues. The fund raiser profit will afford the opportunity for players to make 40% profit on sales. The Fund Raising Sales Sheets MUST be turned in on Novermber 18. Individual sales checks should be made out to the player, and ONE check will be accepted from the player. Pick-up for the fund raiser must be done on November 26, 2012 at 6:00 pm.
Eastside Volleyball Club Announces High School Program
High School Try-out / Assessment
The Eastside Volleyball Club is pleased to announce our upcoming 2012-2013 High School
program. The information meeting will be held at the Peoria River Plex on Sunday, October 28, 2012. A comprehensive plan will be announced about the travel and local programs, that includes the 2013 Tentative Competition Schedules
. The program for the travel teams will include a strength and endurance track. The assessment / tryouts will be held on November 18, 2012 at the Peoria River Plex; 601 Water Street; Peoria, IL. Cost for the try-outs is $30 and includes a t-shirt. To stream line and save time prior to the day of try-outs, it would be advisable that the Eastside Registration Packet
and JVA Medical Release Form
be filled out ahead of time. Team assignments are targeted for announcement on November 26.
Try-outs/Assessment times - November 18, 2013
15 & Under / 16 & Under
Registration - 12:00
Try-out/Assessment - 12:00 to 2:00 pm
17 & Under / 18 & Under
Registration - 2:30 pm
Try-out/Assessment - 2:30 to 4:30 pm
Eastside Volleyball to Offer Fall Youth Volleyball Clinics in Peoria
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Eastside Volleyball Club to Offer Fall Youth Volleyball Clinics in Peoria Area
EAST PEORIA – The Eastside Volleyball Club, Inc. is pleased to announce their Fall Youth Volleyball Clinic series. The club in its 17th year will be once again offering volleyball training for VolleyTots (3U to 5U), VolleyKids (6U to 8U), Grade School (9U to 11U), and Junior High School (12U to 14U). The clinic series will be held at the Peoria River Plex every Sunday from September 9 through October 28. The cost for participation will be VolleyTots ($40 - 6 hours training), VolleyKids ($40 - 6 hours training), Grade School/Junior High School ($60 - 8 hours training). Each participant will receive introduction to basics of the sport of volleyball, expert training, game situation tips, and a clinic t-shirt. Any girl or boy is eligible to participate in the clinic. The clinic is being organized and run by Eastside Volleyball Club Staff. The Fall Clinic Information Flyer can be filled out and sent to: Eastsidevbc; 1621 Highview Road; East Peoria, IL. Sign-ups will also be taken the first day of the clinic, but pre-registrants will not have to wait in line. Feel free to distribute flyer to any interested participants.
For further information on the Fall Clinic Series please contact Director@Eastsidevb.com or call(309) 699-8738.
Janise Dismuke named Player of the Week
Former Eastside VBC standout Janise Dismuke and current University of Illinois-Chicago starter was named Horizon League Player of the Week.
Janise Dismuke named MVP
Former Eastside VBC standout volleyball player Janise Dismuke and current University of Illinois-Chicago player was named as the MVP of theBest Western Invitational hosted by the University of North Florida.
Danielle Thompson Named to All Tournament Team
Eastside VBC prep player Danielle Thompson has been named to the the All Tournament Team for Blue Ridge at the Iroquis West Tournament in Gilman.
Please see the article in the The Bloomington-Pantagraph..
She is doing really well this season. Since her team needs her to hit, she plays in a 6-2 offense. She is playing Middle in the front row until the "main" middle is in the front row with her. Then, of course, she sets from the back row. She's having a blast and her team is undefeated.