Winterfest Showcase/HP Tryouts

THE SMACK NEW ENGLAND WINTERFEST IS HOSTING A COLLEGE SHOWCASE DURING WEEKEND #2!

  • Event Date: ​Friday, January 13, 2023
  • Event Location: The Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, CT
  • Athlete Registration Fee: $100 if registered by January 1; $150 if registered by January 11 (space permitting)
  • Athlete/Coach Registration Opens: December 15, 2022 (No onsite registrations)
  • Athlete Registration Closes: January 11, 2023 (once Max Capacity is reached)
  • Max Registration: 300 athletes (first-come, first-serve basis)
  • Eligible Student-Athletes: Currently enrolled Girls in the Grad Year of 2023, 2024 or 2025

SHOWCASE FORMAT: 

  • 5:00PM to 6:00PM - Athlete Check-In and Profile Pictures
  • 6:00PM to 6:30PM - Progressive Warm-Ups
  • 6:30PM to 7:30PM - Coach led Wash Drills
  • 7:30PM to 8:30PM - Timed Scrimmages

The showcase will provide all athletes with numbered shirts. All shirts are color-coded by graduation year.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

  • Athletes:
    • All athletes MUST have an active USA Volleyball membership to participate. If you are not a USA Volleyball member already, go to the NERVA Registration page to purchase a membership! 2021-2022 NERVA Tryout memberships will be accepted.
    • Athletes should come dressed ready to play. Bring your own water and participation gear.
    • Registrations accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. No onsite registrations allowed.
       
  • Court Coaches:
    • All coaches MUST have an active USA Volleyball membership to run courts. If you are not a USA Volleyball member already, go to the NERVA Registration page to purchase a membership!
    • All court coaches will receive a $150 VISA gift card and exclusive SMACK New England Winterfest merchandise for participating.
       
  • College Coaches:
    • Invitations will be extended to college coaches across the country.
    • All college coaches will receive a $150 VISA gift card and exclusive SMACK New England Winterfest merchandise for attending.
    • College coaches can also register to be a court coach and receive the benefits for both!

  

THE SMACK NEW ENGLAND WINTERFEST IS HOSTING NERVA HP TRYOUTS DURING WEEKEND #3!

  • Event Date: ​
    • Friday, January 7, 2022 for Boys - CANCELED
    • Friday, January 21, 2022 for Girls
  • Event Location: The Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, CT
  • Athlete/Coach Registration Opens: December 15, 2021 (No onsite registrations)

Navigate to the NERVA HP page to learn more about NERVA HP! All further information will be announced soon.