MHS volleyball tryouts scheduled; camp to be held July 25-29
Tryouts for the Mathews High School varsity volleyball team will be held Monday, Aug. 1 through Wednesday, Aug. 3 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. each day in the MHS gym, according to coach Pat Moughon.
Any athlete in ninth through 12th grades is eligible to try out for the team. Junior varsity tryouts will be held Aug. 1-5. Girls who do not make the varsity squad and are in the ninth or 10th grades are still eligible to play jayvee; girls in the eighth grade are also eligible for JV.
In order to participate in tryouts, athletes must have a completed physical on file with the trainer. In addition, athletes and their parent/guardian must have attended a concussion awareness session with the trainer. The next session will be held on July 28 (time to be announced). Check with MHS athletic director Paul White for details.
A volleyball camp is being held the week of July 25-29 at MHS. Camp hours are 6-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to noon on Friday. Erin Skipper, former William and Mary volleyball standout, and Brooke Moughon, the current setter on the Lynchburg College team, will run the camp.
The cost is $50 for the week. Call 757-812-9149 or 804-832-0655 to pre-register. Final registration will be on first day of camp.