Los Angeles Volleyball Academy (LAVA) is pleased to announce the coming together of three excellent organizations under an exciting banner, as the renowned and successful Sports Shack Volleyball Club, the popular Crescent Indoor VBC, and LAVA itself (with its LAVA Coast affiliate) join forces to bring you top-notch training and travel teams under the new affiliate location LAVA Shack. LAVA Shack is based out of West Los Angeles with gym facilities at Marymount High School, St Monica's HS, Crossroads HS, and Notre Dame Academy.
We are also excited to announce legendary beach and indoor volleyball figure Sinjin Smith as LAVA Shack Club Director. For more information on the launch of LAVA Shack, please click the following link: LAVA Shack Press Release Download.
LAVA Shack will host a Pre-Tryout Clinic for 15's-18's players on Sunday August 16 from 10:30a-12:00p at Marymount High School with Club Tryouts opening for 15's-18's on Wednesday August 19 at Crossroads School from 5:15p-7:00p, and then again on Thursday Aug 20 5:15p-7:00p at Crossroads. More information on our Tryouts Flyer: Click Here to Download the Tryouts Flyer.
*Note: LAVA is also pleased to announce the launch of a new Limited Travel program based in Santa Monica under LAVA's Locals banner, which will encompass all elements of Crescent's indoor program under the Locals Coast-Crescent (aka LAVA Locals CC). Cost to participate is $2750 for the season for all local tournaments and two practices a week. For more info: Download the Locals CC Flyer.
It is an exciting time for Westside volleyball with LAVA Shack and LAVA Locals CC. We'll see you in the gym.
The LAVA Staff




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Our Goal at is to prepare our athletes for success at any level. We have a committed and enthusiastic staff that is focused on helpng players learn and understand all aspects of todays game


We build our athlete's confidence by focusing on the process of techniqe-awareness, and teach in-game systems to help them compete at their best. Most importantly, we have a good time through it all


When your athlete finishes with us she'll be ready for success at the next level of volleyball... and life



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