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Volleyball Sites:

Great Lakes Region Volleyball Site: Information on Clubs, Windy City Power League, Tournaments, Regionals for USA Junior Volleyball in our area.
USA Volleyball Website: Official USAVB site for Regional Rankings, Rules,Qualifiers and Nationals.
USAV Hilton Honors Discounts- available for use year round use, volleyball related or not.
Advanced Event Systems (AES): Tournament schedules & Results
Next Level Athletes: Year round camps & clinics
VolleyballSeek.com: Search volleyball camps, tournaments, players, etc.
About.com: Drills, articles, forums and chats
PrepVolleyball.com: Online community for Junior Volleyball.

Volleyball Paperwork (PDF):

Spectators Code of Ethics

Registration Paperwork-
USAV registration at Webpoint
- Great Lakes Region Forms: Medical Release Form, Chaperone, Volunteer forms....
-12 & Under Paperwork
-13/14's Paperwork
-15/16's Paperwork
-17/18's Paperwork
ScoreKeeper Training-

Scorekeeper, Line Judge, Down Ref Training...

SCOREBOOK TRAINING: Click Here, then click on Spectator Training Materials at bottom of page. 
Next, scroll down and click on Scoring Basics Non-Deciding Set at bottom of page.The training will automatically start and takes about 20 minutes to complete. Non-Deciding Score Sheet pdf

For other Training options go to: http://volleyballreftraining.com

Click on Junior Training Materials for Line Judge (10min) & 2nd Referee training (22min)

Scorekeeping Info-

Condensed Scoresheet: Non-deciding games
Deciding Game Scoresheet: 3rd game
USAV Libero Tracking Sheet: For score keepers
Scorekeeping Tips and Reminders
Three Game Lineup Sheets:
Coaches lineup sheet for scorekeeper
Down Ref, Line Judge Responsibilities- Basic instruction & signals.

Certified Official information for the Great Lakes Region
Great Lakes Region Referee Training Paperwork
How to become a Certified Official in the Great Lakes Region

College Recruiting Information:

ACT Testing Info
SAT Testing Info
Volleyball Recruits: Players Role, Parents Role, Timeline. Lots of helpful info.
College Recruiting Resource page- comprehensive links to information and resources.
BeRecruited.com: Free service for player profiles, video clips. Connecting High School Athletes and College Recruiters
VolleyballinCollege.com: Set up a Player Profile, research colleges, contact coaches
Rich Kern Recruiting: Promoting High School VB Athletes to the College Program.
Volleyball Recruits: The Official recruiting tool of USA Volleyball, intended for high school volleyball players interested in maximizing the exposure they receive throughout the recruiting process.
NAIA.org: A guide for the college bound athlete.
NCAA Sports: Official site for women's sports
NCAA Clearinghouse: Prospective Student Athletes
Big Ten College Sports: Headlines, scores and more.
AVCA: American Volleyball Coaches Association
IPV College Recruiting Page

Directions, Maps and More:

IPV Directions and Maps: Directions and maps to tournament and practice sites.
Mapquest: Get detailed directions/maps to all the tournaments.
Yahoo Maps: Get detailed directions/maps to all the tournaments.
IDOT: Get up to date reports on road repairs... that will effect your
travel plans in Ilinois.
Illinois Weather: Stay up to date on current weather conditions
in your area.
Walker Athletics Website: IPV Practice & Hitting Mechanics and Hitter's Club Facility. Health Club Memberships also available, ask about IPV Special.

Sports Health and Fitness Information:

-Concussion and Mild TBI- Information provided by Center for Disease Control and Prevention
"Heads Up" Tool kits on concussions- CDC has created free tools for youth and high school sports coaches, parents, athletes, and health care professionals that provide important information on preventing, recognizing, and responding to a concussion.

-Signs of Concussions-   Definition, Signs and Symtoms


-Ankle Sprains- What are they, how to treat....-CPR/AEDLearn CPR- Short videos showing proper techniques
CPR Step by Step info by Mayo Clinic
American Red Cross
American Heart Association
- How to find a CPR class.
AED.com- see AED Demo
What is an AED?

-Nutrition for Volleyball Performance- Hydration, Tournament Eating, Fast Food and Eating on the Road, Snacks, Maintaining Weight, Food and Nutrition Myths and Facts.



Volleyball Equipment & Apparel:

Great Lakes Apparel: order on-line or visit Addison location.
The Volley Shop: order in-line or visit the Great Lakes Center.
Midwest Volleyball Warehouse: Online catalog, special internet deals.
Spike Volleyball: Indoor/outdoor volleyball product guide.