The Excell STORM PREMIER programs are designed to be highly competitive programs that compete for National Bids. The majority of the tournaments that the PREMIER teams will attend are college recruiting tournaments where athletes can be seen by Coaches from top College programs. The PREMIER teams will attend 7 multi-day tournaments (3 of these are 3 day tournaments), playing against other top National programs. The PREMIER teams practice 3 days a week. The PREMIER teams will aim to keep 8 - 10 players (per team) and have the option of going to Nationals as the end of season.
The 2019 - 2020 practice schedule will be posted below once teams are formed.
14-PREMIER // TBD
15-PREMIER // TBD
16-PREMIER // TBD
17-PREMIER // TBD
18-PREMIER // TBD
|December 14, 2019||Certification Tournament||Greenville or Easley, SC||GYM LOCATION - TBD|
|January 4 - 5, 2020||January Jam||Charleston, SC||STAY TO PLAY TOURNAMENT|
|January 18 - 19, 2020||Diggin' Dalton||Dalton, GA|
|February 1 - 2, 2020||K2 Wilderness in the Smokies||Sevierville, TN|
|February 15 -17, 2020||Savannah Showdown||Savannah, GA||STAY TO PLAY TOURNAMENT|
|March 7 - 8, 2020||Southern Classic||Rock Hill, SC|
|March 28 - 30, 2020||Palmetto Regionals||Rock Hill, SC||STAY TO PLAY TOURNAMENT|
|April 4 - 6, 2020||Palmetto Regionals||Rock Hill, SC||STAY TO PLAY TOURNAMENT|
|April 10 - 12, 2020||Big South||Atlanta, GA||STAY TO PLAY TOURNAMENT|
For the 2020 season, Excell Sports will host a National Team Tryout for players that wish to attend Nationals. For current Excell players there is no tryout fee. For non-Excell players, there will be a $40 tryout fee. The extended season tournaments and fees (TBD) are listed below. The tryouts for Nationals will be Sunday, April 19, 2020. Those that register for National Tryouts will be sent an email with details. (National Tryout link will go live March 2020.)
|April 19, 2020||Nationals Tyouts||Greenville, SC|
|May 16 - 17, 2020||SC AAU Grand Prix||Spartanburg, SC|
|June 6 - 7, 2020||Coastal Classic Volleyball||Myrtle Beach, SC|
|June 16- 28, 2020 (specific dates TBD)||AAU Nationals||Orlando, FL|
The 2019 - 2020 Premier fee is $2,499. This fee includes a three (3) days a week/two (2) hours training schedule with strength and conditioning included. This team will aim to keep 8 -10 players to a roster to ensure everyone making the time and financial commitment receive playing time. Please see the competitive comparison tournament schedule that our teams will be attending. Make sure to compare roster sizes, included gear and brand of gear, tournament schedules, weekly practice quantities, strength training and Coaches Bios when comparing club pricing. Payment plan will be available.
Payment Plan Details:
If paying cash, check or in full, please make payment for $2,499.
If selecting Payment Plan, you will be able to select 5 payments. First payment of $499.00 will be collected at time of registration (on or before Team Signing Day - Tuesday, November 19, 2019) and covers player's gear package. Remaining 4 payments in amount of $520.18/each will be drafted on 12/10, 1/10, 2/10 and 3/10. Payment Plan amount includes Sport Engine processing fee of $80.72.
Players will be emailed acceptance to a position on the PREMIER team and can use the link that will be below to activate your payment plan or pay in full. You may also pay in full by check on Team Signing night. (11/19/20).
Please use the link below to register for PREMIER TEAM tryouts for the 2019 - 2020 season.
Players will have the opportunity to be fitted for their individual gear/uniform packages at Team Signing evening. We do not ask that players be fitted for their uniforms at tryouts, because we feel the focus of tryouts should be to properly evaluate the player's skill level. Uniform sizing is done after positions have been accepted and the teams come together to have team signing and team pictures.
Team Signing Day is November 19, 2019. Teams will come in waves ~ exact times will be emailed to those who have accepted positions with Excell.
The Excell Storm Fee Includes the following:
The 2019 - 2020 Under Armour Gear Package for the Excell Storm Premier Volleyball Teams will consist of:
**There are additional items on gear sheet that can be ordered, but are not included.
The pictures below are of the gear for the past season. The Premier Team Gear will be posted ASAP.