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Helpful Information

The Ohio Valley Region Age Definition Chart:  
18 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2000
17 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2001
16 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2002
15 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2003
14 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2004
13 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2005
12 & Under: Teams with players born on or after September 1, 2006

Team Meaning: 
National Teams play no more than 8 hours outside of Columbus, OH  
Teams run quick tempo offense and is comprised of mainly 6 rotation players  and 1 libero
Teams are comprised of up to 12 players 

Travel Team Information: 
2GVC Participates in SOME stay to play tournaments, at the American and National Level.  These tournaments will be marked as STP as the schedule is confirmed.  If 2GVC does participate in Stay to Play tournaments you WILL BE REQUIRED to stay at 1 of the hotels that the tournament suggests. 

2GVC teams play in 2 day tournaments, these tournaments have "waves" meaning that some teams will play the AM wave (8am-2pm) and others will play in the PM wave (3pm-7pm).  Waves times can be found on the tournament's website closer to the tournament date.  Waves will also be posted on each teams page once the information is received from the tournament director.  


Current Practice Locations: 
The Focus Center: 3400 Kohr Blvd Columbus, OH 43224 
St Anthony Church: 1300 Urban Drive Columbus, OH 43229

For Parents:
Do not approach the coaching staff during a tournament to inquire about playing time. 

If you have a concern regarding or with the coach, please schedule a meeting with the coach and 1 member of the 2GVC Admin Staff.  

Do not contact the coach outside of the hours of 9am and 9pm.  

All players will NOT play in every set, but will play in every match!

Please allow your player to be the best version of themselves, try not to compare your player to other teammates in a negative way.  

For Players:
The TEAM always comes before the individual player.  We believe in the phase Team work makes the dream work. Our motto is 2GVC vs Everybody.....either you are all in or all out. 

If you have concerns regarding playing time please speak to your coach DIRECTLY, you are your own advocate.  Once you have a conversation with your coach, then parents and 2GVC Admin staff can get involved. 

We only wear 2GVC gear to practice, team activities and tournaments.   

Sample Contract: Players and Guardians please read this information carefully and understand your responsibilities.  
Participation:
1. I am committing to play for 2GVC for the 2019-2020 club season and will not: attend tryouts, practice or receive training outside of 2GVC. The club season runs from the date you sign your contract until the date of your teams last tournament. 

2. I am committing to ALL practices, scrimmages, team activities and tournaments for the  season, unless prior arrangements are made with the coach. I agree that if prior arrangements are not made ahead of time, and/or multiple practices are missed that the coach and/or 2GVC Admin Staff  has a right to bench me during the tournament and/or remove me from the team.
 
3. I understand that maintaining membership on a specific 2GVC team will be at the discretion of the Head Coach and/or 2GVC Admin Staff. Membership to a team is based on, but not limited to: skill set, attitude, coachability and ongoing skill development.

4. I give my permission for the free use of my and/or my child’s name, picture and/or likeness in any article, broadcast or other account of the 2GVC program.

Payment: 
$1500 is the FULL PAYMENT for the 2020 Season.  Please see the website for what they payment covers.
1. I agree that I will pay the $350 deposit and return the contract prior to 10/30 by 9PM for 10U-14U or 11/ 13 by 9pm for 15U-18U.  In addition to the deposit, I agree to pay the monthly installments according to the payment schedule: $250 by November 30, 2019; $250 by December 31, 2019; $250 by January 31, 2020; $250 by February 28, 2020; $150 by March 31, 2020.  I also agree to pay a fee of $25 if my monthly payment is late.

2. I agree to pay the full balance associated with playing for 2GVC prior to March 1, 2020, or risk forfeiting my membership to the club, without the option to play for any other club in the 2020 Season.

3. I agree that NO REFUNDS will be given once the contract is signed, and that even if I quit at any time,or I am removed from the team I am still responsible for the FULL balance. I will not be released from my contract to play for another organization until the fees are paid. Also if all fees are not paid I will be placed on the DO NOT REGISTER list, which prohibits me from playing for any other organization until all fees are paid. This includes any late fees.

4. I agree that failure to pay club fees, including late fees, will result in legal action and the outstanding balance will be turned over to a collection agency, with me being responsible for all collections fees, court costs and attorney fees incurred. I further understand and agree that any legal action necessary to collect any unpaid fees and related expenses shall be commenced in the Franklin County Municipal Court, Columbus, OH.

We are looking foward to a GREAT season!!