2018 USA Volleyball
Annual Report

High Performance

In 2018, HP continued efforts to streamline the Beach, Indoor, and Sitting High Performance programming by successfully moving Beach HP to Colorado Springs. Although working through significant staffing changes, HP maintained program levels as well as improved customer service as the year progressed.

2018 Accomplishments

  • HP held the inaugural Men’s National Team Tryout in December evaluating 83 for 2019 Men’s CNT and National Team consideration.
  • The Beach HP Live Stream captured 9,318 plays and 2,990 unique viewers watching over 1475 hours.
  • Conducted six Sitting Tryouts

U19 Boys finished tied for 5th @ Youth Olympic Games

U19 Girls finished 4th @ Youth Olympic Games

U19 Boys finished 25th @ FIVB World Championships

U19 Girls finished 4th @ FIVB World Championships

U19 Boys finished 3rd @ NORCECA Qualifier – Wild Card bid

U19 Girls finished 2nd @ NORCECA Qualifier – Qualified

U.S. Girls Youth National Team won Gold at NORCECA Championships – Qualified for 2019 FIVB Women’s U18 World Championship

U.S. Boys Youth National Team won Silver at NORCECA Championships – Qualified for 2019 FIVB Men’s U19 World Championship

U.S. Women’s Junior National Team won Gold at NORCECA Championships – Qualified for 2019 FIVB Women’s U20 World Championship

U.S. Men’s Junior National Team finished 4th at NORCECA Championships – not qualified for 2019 FIVB Men’s U21 World Championship

CNT-Europe (12 athletes) finished 1st at Global Challenge

CNT-China (12 athletes) competed against Shanghai, Zhejiang, Beijing BAIC, and Hebei

CNT-Detroit (2 teams and 24 Athletes) competed in friendlies at GJNCs

Beach had 104 teams participating including 3 countries

Indoor had 123 teams with 24 Region HP Programs and 6 Countries

In 2018 HP Conducted:

9

Beach Tryouts

24

Indoor Programs

35

Beach Programs

57

Indoor Tryouts