BUFFALO VOLLEYBALL ACADEMY
BVA is proud to be the most affordable, competitive club in WNY consistently placing teams in the top tier of our region and giving Seniors an opportunity EVERY year to play at all collegiate levels.
Who We Are:
BVA is a sanctioned WEVA regional club of USA Volleyball offering clinics and Jr Girls/Boys play. Our goal is to give players the opportunity to develop their fundamental volleyball skills while emphasizing teamwork, personal responsibility, and team camaraderie, while competing at high levels of play. The 2021-22 season is our 12th year as a USA Volleyball affiliated club, and we have consistently placed teams in the top tier of our region over this span. Our practice facilities are located in Hamburg, NY
About our Director and Coaches:
Directed since our beginning by Hamburg Girls Varsity Volleyball Coach John Crangle, experienced Head and Assistant coaches are assigned to support each team ranging in possible age groups from 12-18 year old teams. We are a NON-PROFIT organization, and all coaches volunteer their time to better girls volleyball in Western New York. Coach Crangle sat on the WEVA Board of Directors as a Junior rep for 6 years, and has led Hamburg to 5 Sectional Final appearances, 3 Section Titles, and a Buffalo News Top 5 ranking in each of his 12 coaching seasons the Hamburg Girls Volleyball Program.
Visit the Coaching Staff Tab to learn more about our staff.
Girls BVA Travel 2022 Season runs December 2021-April of 2022
Anticipated Practices: Tues and Thurs 730-9pm at Union Pleasant Elementary
3 WNY tournaments
Projected Cost is $400 (final costs determined upon tournament confirmation)
Anticipated Practice Mondays 730-930pm at Hamburg Middle and Wednesdays 730-845 at IFS
5 WNY/Rochester tournaments
Projected cost of $600 (final costs determined upon tournament confirmation)
Anticipated Practice Mondays 730-930 at Hamburg Middle and Wednesdays 815-945 at IFS
6 local and regional tournaments (WNY, Rochester, Cleveland, and/or Erie, PA)
Projected cost of $725(final costs determined upon tournament confirmation)
Anticipated Practice Mondays 730-930 Town of Hamburg Sr Rec Center and Wednesdays 730-930pm at Hamburg Middle School
6-7 local and regional tournaments (WNY, Rochester, Cleveland OH, Columbus OH, Pittsburgh and other PA regions)
Projected cost of $875 (final costs determined upon tournament confirmation)
Anticipated Practice Mondays 730-930 Town of Hamburg Sr Rec Center and Wednesdays 730-930 at Hamburg Middle
7-8 local and regional tournaments (WNY, Rochester, Cleveland, Columbus, Pittsburgh, and other PA regions)
Projected cost of $1050 (final costs determined upon tournament confirmation)
PRACTICE PLAYER OPTION
$300 / practice player. Player receives tees and practices with team all year, does NOT attend tournaments. Up to 2 practice players per team.
JERSEY(S), TEE(S), REGISTRATION FEES, PRACTICE TIMES, COACHING CERTIFICATION AND EXPENSES, TOURNAMENT ENTRY FEES
COSTS DO NOT INCLUDE:
$200 Non Refundable Deposit at time of team acceptance (this pays for each team's tournament registration fees)
$200 prior to the start of the first practice in December
Remaining Balance due prior to Jan 1st
Boys BVA 16u and 18u House Team Info Coming September 2021