USAV Age Definitions

2018-2019 USA VOLLEYBALL JUNIOR PLAYER AGE DEFINITION

Once a player participates (including but not limited to practicing, training, attending workouts and/or competing) in a club or varsity program for any university, college, community college, or junior college, he/she is ineligible to take part in any regional and national programming, which includes but is not limited to national JNC qualifying and championship events.

DIVISION PLAYERS WHO WERE BORN ON OR AFTER....
18 and under September 1st, 2000 or September 1st, 1999 and a high school student in the 12th grade during some part of the academic year.
17 and under September 1st, 2001
16 and under September 1st, 2002
15 and under September 1st, 2003
14 and under September 1st, 2004
13 and under September 1st, 2005
12 and under September 1st, 2006

The Age Definition Policy was most recently revised by the USA Volleyball Board of Directors on January 19, 2002.
The classification cut-off date of September 1 was reviewed by the USAV Junior Assembly and the USA Regional Volleyball Association Assembly prior and during the USAV 2016 Annual Meetings and research justified the continuation of the cut-off date of September 1.