mavs volleyball

Camps & Clinics

MAVS Volleyball offers year-round training for players in the community.

MAVS coaches are excited and eager to coach kids at all levels of volleyball. We make it easy for beginners to participate at a level they are comfortable with and challenge those ready for the next level. Whatever your athlete's goals, we want to help them achieve those goals and provide the right environment for them to do so!

SUMMER (June & July) - Summer Camps & South League

FALL (September & October) - Fall Academy, Club Prep Academy & Fall 4v4 League

WINTER (January & February) - Lil' MAVZ & MAVZ KIDZ Winter League

SPRING (April & May) - Spring Fling & Spring 4v4 League

2024 MAVS SUMMER CAMPS

General summer camp information

Ages: Kindergarten - High School Age Divisions

Boys & Girls Camps Available!

Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced or Elite for our camps
Beginner: No experience required (K-4th grade)
Intermediate: Previous camp or recreational league experience (3rd-8th grade)
Advanced: Competitive club experience required (4th-8th grade)
Elite: Premier club experience required (positional camps only)

Camp Structure:
All Summer Camps start on Monday and run through Thursday. Camps are 6-8 hours of training each week. Training is led by experienced MAVS Coaches and the player to coach ratio is small to ensure individualized instruction for our campers.

Locations:
Training is offered at both our MAVS KC (Lenexa) and MAVS 816 (Leawood) locations. Please see the schedule below for specific dates and times.

QUESTIONS: kirby@mavskc.com

ADVANCED CAMPS

ALL SKILLS I

Fundamentals of serving, serve receive, setting, hitting, blocking, offensive & defensive systems will be the focus of this camp.

Entering grades 4th, 5th & 6th
MUST have previous competitive club experience
Cost $180 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
June 3rd-6th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS 816
June 17th-20th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC
June 24th-27th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
June 24th-27th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816


ALL SKILLS II

Advancing fundamentals of serving, serve receive, setting, hitting, blocking, offensive & defensive systems will be the focus of this camp.

Entering grades 7th & 8th
MUST have previous competitive club experience
Cost $180 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
June 3rd-6th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816
June 17th-20th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
June 24th-27th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS 816
June 24th-27th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC

REGISTER FOR ALL SKILLS 1 OR 2 HERE

POSITIONAL CAMPS

MAVS Positional Camps are designed to focus on position specific technical training in a small group.

Advanced & Elite Divisions Available.

POSITIONDATETIMELOCATION
SettersJune 3rd-6th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
SettersJuly 15th-18th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
Middle Hitters/BlockersJune 3rd-6th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC
Middle Hitters/BlockersJuly 15th-18th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
Defensive SpecialistJune 17th-20th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS 816
Defensive SpecialistJuly 15th-18th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC
Pin HittersJune 17th-20th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS 816
Pin HittersJuly 15th-18th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC

REGISTER FOR POSITIONAL CAMPS HERE

INTERMEDIATE CAMPS

Junior MAVS

A step up from Lil' MAVS, the camp will focus on the fundamentals of serving, passing, hitting. Serve receive and defensive systems will be introduced.

Entering grades 3rd, 4th & 5th
Players have experience recreational leagues or camps
Cost $175 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
June 3rd-6th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
June 17th-20th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816
July 8th-11th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816
July 22nd-25th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC



Middle School MAVS

Focus on the fundamentals of serving, passing, hitting. Serve receive and defensive systems will be introduced. Perfect for players trying out for their middle school teams.

Entering grades 6th, 7th & 8th
Players have experience with recreational leagues or camps
Cost $175 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
June 10th-13th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816
June 24th-27th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
July 8th-11th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
July 22nd-25th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS 816

REGISTER FOR JUNIOR MAVS OR MIDDLE SCHOOL MAVS HERE

BEGINNER CAMPS

Mini MAVS

Learn early, learn right! Our energetic, youth coaches lead this introduction to volleyball and teaches players to have fun and love the game. Training focuses on the basic fundamentals of the game!

Entering grades K-2
No experience needed
Cost $145 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
June10th-13th9:00-10:30 AMMAVS KC
June 17th-20th12:00-1:30 PMMAVS 816
July 8th-11th9:00-10:30 AMMAVS 816
July 22nd-25th9:00-10:30 AMMAVS KC



Lil' MAVS

Learn the game the right way. Introduction to the fundamentals of serving, passing, hitting, ball tracking and movement to the ball while having fun! Game play is introduced.

Entering grades 2nd, 3rd & 4th
With limited experience or exposure to the game
Cost $175 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
June10th-13th9:00-10:30 AMMAVS KC
June 17th-20th12:00-1:30 PMMAVS 816
July 8th-11th9:00-10:30 AMMAVS 816
July 22nd-25th9:00-10:30 AMMAVS KC

 

REGISTER FOR MINI MAVS OR LIL' MAVS HERE

speciality camps

Coaching Clinic & Team Camp

Are you a coach wanting a little extra help this season? Look no further! This camp is a blend of 1 hour of small group, instruction to coaches, the remaining portion will be team practice on the court, with guidance from our MAVS Coaching Staff. This camp is perfect for newer coaches, or those looking for fresh ideas!

  • For parents, coaches for recreational or CYO teams, or coaches new to the game!
  • MUST register as a team with a coach, or as only a coach.
  • Coaching and on court session led by MAVS Premier Coach & Blue Valley West HS Assistant Varsity Coach, Michelle Abshire.
  • Assistant coaching by other MAVS Coaches with school and rec coaching experience.
    • Handouts provided to coaches
    • Learn how to run effective practice drills, volleyball verbiage & terminology, skills for parent communication and management.
  • Coach only registration: $75
  • Coach & Team registration: $400
  • Max 10 players per team

DATETIMELOCATION
July 29th-August 1st12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC

REGISTER FOR COACHING CLINIC/TEAM CAMP HERE


Get Ready 4 Tryouts

Be prepared for school tryouts! Learn what to expect from tryouts and how to get noticed. This camp is led by MAVS coaches who also run school programs in our community.

  • Middle school players entering 7th or 8th grade
  • Cost $180 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
July 15th-18th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816
July 22nd-25th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC
July 29th-August 1st9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
July 29th-August 1st12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816

REGISTER FOR GR4T CAMP HERE


Incoming Freshman Camp

Be prepared for school tryouts! Learn what to expect from tryouts and how to get noticed. This camp is led by MAVS coaches who also run school programs in our community.

  • Incoming 9th Graders
  • Cost $180 per session

DATETIMELOCATION
July 8th-11th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS KC
July 15th-18th12:00-2:00 PMMAVS 816
July 22nd-25th9:00-11:00 AMMAVS KC
July 29th-August 1st9:00-11:00 AMMAVS 816

REGISTER FOR INCOMING 9TH GRADE CAMP HERE

boys spring prep clinic

MAVS BOYS

Ages: All Ages for  2024-2025 Club Season

Program Structure:

MAVS Boys will be holding a clinic for boys on Thursday, May 30th at MAVS KC. The is a great opportunity for boys (especially those who are NEW to club volleyball) to continue their volleyball training after the conclusion of their school season.

Further, this will be a great opportunity to meet our MAVS coaches as well as receive information on the upcoming club season.

MAVS Volleyball, 16501 W 116th Street, Lenexa, KS 66219

Thursday, May 30th 7-8:30 PM

Cost Per Player:

$15 per session (cash or check only)

QUESTIONS: boys@mavskc.com

Check your age group here: https://usavolleyball.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/06/2023-24-Age-Definition-Chart-Only.pdf

tryout prep

2024 TRYOUT PREP

Ages: U10-U18 for the 2024-2025 Club Season

Program Structure:

  • Coaches will facilitate drills and provide feedback and instruction.
  • Players will rotate stations to receive instruction on all skills. A portion of the session will be game-play.
  • Players attending JULY Prep shall be afforded similar playing time.
  • Players may be divided into skill levels.
  • All sessions will be held at MAVS KC, located at 16501 W. 116th Street, Lenexa, KS 66219

Cost Per Player:

$30 per session

QUESTIONS: kirby@mavskc.com

MAVS BOYS SUMMER CAMPS

COME TRAIN WITH THE BIGGEST AND BEST BOYS CLUB IN THE HEART OF AMERICA REGION!

MAVS Boys Camps are designed to offer players instruction from MAVS Coaches and learn technical skills through drills and games.

QUESTIONS: kirby@mavskc.com

2024 MAVS Fall Academy

Fall Academy

Includes:

  • 10 Trainings over 5 weeks!
  • Small group skill sessions and match-based learning environment!
  • Instruction led by MAVS Coaches!
  • Fall Academy Tshirt!

Program Structure:

Weekday Training - 90 minute team practice with MAVS Coach. Practice plans developed by MAVS Technical Directors. Players will learn in a fast paced environment with current MAVS Coaches. The small group instruction allows coaches to provide consistent feedback based on a player's ability.

Saturday Training - 90 minute session that combines practice & play. Players learn offensive and defensive systems, game-strategy and apply these skills in a game-environment. Teams will then compete against another Fall Academy team in a guided scrimmage that focuses on the learning target of the week.

QUESTIONS: kirby@mavskc.com