What are the age restrictions for Rheems Summer Volleyball?
We will accept children age 8-16 so long as your 8 year old is strong enough to get the ball over the net. If you have a small 8 year old it may be worth it to let them grow one more year before trying this program.
What do I need to bring with me to Rheems Summer Volleyball?
You should bring a drink/water bottle
We will always have cold water available in case you should forget or need a refill.
We play on grass so you don’t need to wear kneepads but you can if you would like.
You should wear sneakers. Sandals or flip-flops are not safe.
Wear sunscreen, daily.
Volleyballs are provided. If you bring a water bottle or volleyball-please label them with your name.
Where do we play Volleyball?
Green Tree Fields
**Leaving Elizabethtown heading toward Mt. Joy on Route 230: Go to the intersection of the Elizabethtown Burger King, make a right at the light, you want to take the road that goes up and over a railroad bridge, after crossing the bridge there will be a 4-way Stop sign. Go straight at the stop sign. Continue about .8 mile look for a cone with Volleyball on top and turn LEFT follow the gravel road bearing right.
What if it is raining or thunderstorms?
Our night to play volleyball is Monday. If it is raining hard at 6:30-we will have volleyball on Thursday night instead, that same week.
If we can predict bad weather soon enough to send an email we will notify via email or text, if you have allowed that option.
If you have questions you can contact the Volleyball Commissioner Adam Kitchen:
Adam's Cell Phone: 824-1998
If a storm comes up between 6:30-8:30 during playtime, parents/ride should be available for early pick up. We will have players call parents should this occur. We have been very lucky the past few summers with the weather on Monday nights!
What if I am on Vacation?
Have a great trip! We will miss you but; have fun we will see you when you get back!
How many weeks does volleyball run?
Volleyball runs for approximately 8 weeks, Mid-June through Mid-August
6:30-8:30, any special activities/schedule changes will be announced ahead of time.
Volleyball will be on Monday nights.
Rain Make-Up day Thursdays of the same week.
Can I get an extra Rheems Volleyball shirt?
Sure, just let us know you are interested in one. We will let you know cost per shirt. Player’s first shirt included in registration fee.
Who coaches Rheems Summer Volleyball?
All coaches are volunteers
All coaches have had qualifying background checks as required by Rheems AA.
All coaches have volleyball playing experience, many years, and love the game and paying it forward to the younger generation.
Coaches are from area club teams, area school teams, area church leagues, past or present.