Youth volleyball registration takes place during the month of August. The cost is $60 per player ($65 for non-residents) and includes a team shirt. Late registration, accepted in early September, includes a $20 late fee and is available as room permits. Be prepared to provide age, grade, shirt size, emergency contacts and full payment. Participants sign up as individuals and are assigned to a team. Girls and boys compete together. Registration must be completed by a parent or legal guardian.
Practices start the third week in September and games begin in mid-October. League takes place in SWCSD facilities. All practices and games are Monday through Thursday evenings.
The five age divisions are: junior (grades 3-4), intermediate 5 (grade 5), intermediate 6 (grade 6), middle (grades 7-8) and senior (grades 9-12). Age groupings are subject to change based on number of registrants and availability of facilities.
The age divisions are:
- Junior (grades 3-4)
- Intermediate (grade 5)
- Intermediate (grade 6)
- Middle (grades 7-8)
- Senior (grades 9-12)
After registration, parent receive a parent packet; completed forms must be completed and returned by before the child can participate. Submit by email (pdf only to Parks@GroveCityOhio.gov), or mailed to, dropped off at or placed in the drop box at the Kingston Center, 3226 Kingston Ave., Grove City, OH 43123.
Volunteer coaches are needed. If interested, complete a Youth Coach Application and return it to the Grove City Parks and Recreation office.
2022 Fall Key Dates
- Registration: Monday, Aug. 1-Wednesday, Aug. 31
- Practice: begins week of Sept. 19
- Games: begin week of Oct. 17
Youth Volleyball Downloads:
The Grove City Parks and Recreation youth volleyball and basketball leagues utilize SWCSD facilities for practices and games. The league will adhere to district guidelines for building visitors including those intended to promote community health. Please respect SWCSD property. No participants or family members/fans should enter other areas of the building, cause damage or otherwise abuse the privilege of using the facilities, as this can lead to the loss of access to facilities and impact the department’s ability to offer basketball and volleyball programs.
Contact the Grove City Parks and Recreation at 614-277-3050 for additional information.
Ohio’s Return-to-Play Law: What a Parent/Guardian Needs to Know – Youth Sports Organizations
For athletes participating in youth sports organizations (non-school sports), parents and athletes are required to review the concussion information annually.