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Youth Volleyball

Volleyball is available to girls and boys grades 3rd-8th and focuses on developing strong volleyball student-athletes.

YC Youth Volleyball  was created to provide an opportunity for youth in the Yamhill Carlton community, to play volleyball in a safe and healthy environment.  We strive to offer a variety of opportunities for youth to play and develop skills and a love for the game.   Volleyball is available to girls grades 3rd-8th and focuses on developing strong volleyball student athletes.   Up to two boys may play on each team for grades 3rd-6th season teams and on the club teams (see details below).

Divisions and Fees

Summer Clinic

Cost: $50

YC Youth Volleyball kicks off each season with the YC Volleyball Clinic.  Designed to teach the basic rules and skills of the game and get everyone warmed up for the season!  

  • Clinic runs the 2nd and/or 3rd Week in August.

  • Cost is a flat $50 per player , clinic shirt gauranteed if registered before July 22nd. 

  • Discount on clinic if your athlete is registered for season and camp before June 12th​

  • Email to follow once schedules are finalized with YCHS Volleyball Coaching Staff

Fall Season

School Season: 3rd - 6th 

Cost: $55

Players are placed on teams based on their grade level, 3rd-6th,  where we compete against local school districts.

  • Practices are during the week, days and times to be determined by coaches at YCES or YCIS

  • Open gyms prior to season starting

  • Matches (Games) run from Mid-Late September to the end of October

  • Mid season round robin more info after registration

  • Jersey will be provided by YCVBC

School Season: 7th - 8th

Cost: $125 ($25 Due Up Front)

Players are placed on teams based on their grade level, 7th or 8th,  players will be evaluated by coaches to determine "A" and "B" Teams. 

  • A current sports physical must be on file with YC Volleyball and YCTC 

  • Open gyms prior to season starting

  • Practices start the 3rd week of August

  • Monday-Friday 3-5:30pm at either YCIS or YCHS.  

  • Matches (games) run from Mid September to the end of October

  • Players are bused to and from competitions

  • End of the Season Tournament, more details to come

  • Parent Meeting tentatively 1st Friday of practice

  • Jersey will be provided by YCVBC


Spring Club Season

YC Cats Volleyball Club is an opportunity for players to improve their skills and play longer than the fall season. 

  • Club runs from November-May.

  • CEVA Region-Players and volunteers must register with the regional volleyball association (see fee below) at 

  • Try-outs for competitive teams and friendship teams are the first or second Sunday in November.

  • Boys are welcome in club volleyball, no more than 2 boys per team.

  • Players and volunteers must complete online training before tournaments start.

  • Second weekend in December offers our first warm up tournament, and the rest of the season runs from January-May.

  • Practices will be 1-2 times a week including Sunday.

  • Tournaments are on weekends ONLY and are ALL DAY events!

  • Parents are responsible for transporting and/or carpooling players to all tournaments.

  • Tournaments can be as far north as Kelso or Longview, WA or as far south as Eugene.

  • Cost is approximately $65 for CEVA membership and $500-750 per player to YCTC for club participation, fundraising options available.

Coaching Opportunities

YCVBC is always looking for adult volunteers to help by coaching volleyball or assisting a coach. We hope you will consider helping our program by coaching and/or volunteering. If interested please feel free to let us know through the registration process.

How do I Register?

Click "register" on the top right menu to access the registration software.   If you already have an account with us (Sportsengine), please click on log-in in the upper right hand corner.  If you do not have a household account, please click on register. This will enable you to create a household account and you will then be able to receive emails from YCTC about upcoming registration and other important events. Payment is due at the time of registration or your child will be placed on a waiting list until we receive payment. 

What are the participation requirements?

1.  Online registration complete.

2.  All fees must be paid or payment plan agreed upon with the YCTC office.
3.  A sports physical is required for 7th grade and older athletes (a physical is valid for 2 years).

4. Equipment needed:

  • Black or White Kneepads

  • NO jewelry can worn at any time on the court for practices or matches (plain wedding bands ok for coaches).

  • Practices: Athletic and appropriate clothes (may be spandex, but NOT required).

  • Matches: Jersey and SOLID BLACK shorts (may be spandex, but NOT required)

  • Low-heeled Athletic Court Shoes

  • Coaches will expect long hair to be tied up for practices and matches!

  • Official volleyballs provided for practices and matches.

Program Director

Shavaghn Petraitis


phone:  503-267-3059

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