2019-2020 NC Elite 17U / 18U Vibe

Are you a 17U or 18U player who wants the "Club Volleyball Experience" with a reduced schedule or cost?  Maybe you love volleyball but do not plan to play in college... or maybe you are already committed to a college and are looking for a lighter schedule ... or maybe you simply want to have time for other activities ....  Does this sound like you?

Check out NC Elite's new team offering:  17U / 18U VIBE

NC Elite 17U / 18U VIBE Program
Program Director:  Sandy Merkel DeJames
Lead Coaches:  Gary DeJames, Romel Lightbourn, John Dillinger, Sandy Merkel DeJames

Practice Schedule
1-2 practices / week; Standard Practice (tentative):  Fridays 5:30 - 7:30
Select H.I.T. Training /  Skills Training Sessions

Cost:  $2200

(Tentative) 2019-2020 17 / 18 VIBE EVENT SCHEDULE



November 16, 2019 NC Elite Volleyball Club Day (10am - 1pm) Netsports --
December 19, 2019 Best of the Best NC Elite Season Preview Morrisville, NC --
January 7, 2020 Best of the Best NC Elite Season Preview 2 Morrisville, NC --
January 11, 2020 Carolina Region Tournament  TBD, NC C
January 18-20, 2020 City of Oaks Challenge Raleigh, NC C
February 1. 2020 ACPL Seeding Tournament Greensboro, NC C
February 16, 2020 Carolina Region Tournament TBD, NC C
February 29, 2020 Carolina Region Tournament TBD, NC C
March 31, 2020 NC Elite Cardinal Challenge Morrisville, NC --
March 28, 2020 Carolina Region Championship TBD, NC C

April 18-19, 2020

Atlantic Coast Power League Tournament

Richmond, VA

C, H

Travel and hotel accommodation are not coverd by NC Elite for 17/18 Vibe teams.

Key:  C - Car (any driving tournaments will require transport by parents)
         F - Flight (player flights will be arranged by the family)
         H - Hotel (players will stay with families for overnight out-of-region trips)

  • Players will travel with their families (hotel and transport) for all tournaments.  
  • No travel costs are included in fees.  

- Carolina Region tournament sites are determined by the Carolina Region 2-3 weeks prior to the tournament date.  Check the Carolina Region Website for updates.
- All tournaments and dates subject to change depending on availability, tournament acceptance and 3rd party tournament administration.  Tournaments not available will be replaced with comparable tournament(s).  NC Elite Coaches and Club Administration reserve the right to make exceptions to training schedule based on assessment of athlete and team needs to optimize athlete performance, training, health, wellness and safety.