Local volleyballers heading to nationals - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Sports Briefs

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
Logout|My Dashboard

Local volleyballers heading to nationals

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2011 6:55 pm

The Aspire 12N-Black traveled to Colorado this past weekend going 9-0 to take home the gold and the bid to the Junior Olympic Nationals this summer in Atlanta, Ga. This is the first time any team from Arizona has won in the 12-and-under division and it came from a 4-year-old club that has grown from two to 16 teams.

Aspire Volleyball club is located in south Tempe and fields girls teams from the 12's to 18's division, and starting in 2010 five boys teams in the 16's and 18's divisions. The club's players come from the East Valley, including west Chandler, Ahwatukee Foothills, Gilbert and south Tempe.

Prior to attending the Crossroads tournament, the Aspire 12N-Black team had a record of 17-0 against other 12-and-under teams across the state. They have now improved their record to 26-0. There are 47 registered Arizona teams in this division that compete in seven tournaments from January through May.

The tournament in Atlanta is June 24 to July 4.

More about

More about

  • Discuss


ahwatukee.com on Facebook


ahwatukee.com on Twitter


Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds


Uber Car

Ahwatukee Little League 11s win district title

Ahwatukee Little League Minors topped Chandler National North to win the District 13 title.

Despite excessive heat, some residents still active outside

By Jiahui Jia | Cronkite NewsFriday, June 24, 2016PHOENIX — It was 9 a.m. and the temperature had...

Online poll

prev next