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2017 Fall Skill Sessions - Registration Now Available!

Northern Lights 2017 Fall Skill Sessions are open for registration. A wide variety of skill sessions are available - specifically designed to improve your game regardless of your age or experience level.

2017 High School Skill Sessions

Northern Lights Summer Skill Sessions are open to girls in grades 7 and above in the fall of 2017. These are 1 or 1.5 hour high repetition skill sessions designed to get you ready for your High School season! Sessions run throughout July and August. Please check the link above for times and dates. A great way to work on your skills but less expensive than a private lesson.

2017 Fall Youth / Middle School Clinic & Competition

Players in grades 4 - 8 can register now for our Fall Clinics and Leagues. Players learn volleyball skills on Mondays and Wednesdays, then they compete in the Youth / Middle School League on Saturdays. Great skills development and weekend competition league. Great volleyball training in a state-of-the-art facility.

2017 Fall "Little Spikers" Youth Clinics

Kids in grades K - 3 can register now for our Fall "Little Spikers" Youth Clinic. This 7-session clinic will give kids the opportunity to learn the sport of volleyball through the use of games and fun. All sessions are on Friday evenings from 5:45pm - 7:00pm. Little Spikers is open to both boys and girls.

2017 Queen of the Hill Competition

Players entering grades 6 - 11 in the fall of 2017 can register now for our Queen of the Hill Competition. These sessions are 2 hours in length amd take place on Tuesday evenings in July and early August. The fee to participate is only $15. Learn how to better compete, read and plan a strategy while having fun playing volleyball with different teammates all evening long.

2017 Middle School Skill Sessions

Northern Lights Middle School Skill Sessions are open to girls in grades 6 - 8 in the Fall of 2017. These are 1 or 1.5 hour high repetition skill sessions designed to get you ready for your Middle School tryouts! Sessions run the week of August 21 - 24. Basic and Advanced - all levels welcome.  Please check the link above for times and dates. A great way to work on your skills but less expensive than a private lesson.

2017 June Youth & Middle School Camp (June 2-4)

Open to girls of all skill levels in grades 5 - 9 during the 2016-2017 school year. Sessions will focus on developing and refining individual skills. Friday evening, all day Saturday, Sunday morning. Great way to get instruction and repetition to improve skills! 7:1 camper to staff ratio. Kick off your summer right!

Aame Setters Academy (June 2-4)

Aame Setters Academy is trained by Dennis "Aame" Amundson. Friday evening, all day Saturday, Sunday morning. Great way to get instruction and repetition to improve skills! Open to girls of all skill levels entering grade 6 or above in the Fall of 2017.

2017 Summer Camps & Clinics - Registration Now Available!

Northern Lights 2017 Camps and Clinics are open for registration. We offer a wide variety of different camps and skill sessions.  See our 2017 Camp Brochure or scroll down towards the bottom of this page for more detailed information and registration instructions.   

2017 High School 4's League

Teams will play 2 matches per date against other teams. The High School 4's League cost is only $240 per team per session which includes all matches, officials, and gyms. 2 matches in 2 hours. 6 league dates included per session. Play will start at 5:00 or 7:00 pm each league date.
Thursday Evenings - 7/6, 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3, 8/10
The schedule for 2017 can be found by clicking here.

2017 Summer Youth Clinics

Twice a week clinics held in the evenings for less experienced players, those entering 4th through 6th grade. Summer Youth Clinics are on Monday and Wednesday evenings starting on July 5. Clinics focus on developing motor skills such as volleyball movement, jumping, throwing. We also work with a lighter ball and lower net so they can be introduced to all levels of play including spiking and blocking.

2017 Summer "Little Spikers" Youth Clinics

Twice a week clinics held in the evenings for beginners, those in grades K - 3rd grade. Little Spikers Summer Youth Clinics are on Monday and Wednesday evenings starting on July 5. Little Spikers will give kids the opportunity to learn the sport of volleyball through the use of games and fun. Open to both boys and girls.

2017 Camp Descriptions and Information

June 2 - June 4 (Friday to Sunday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
June Youth & Middle School Camp

Open

June 2-4

A new camp offered by Northern Lights for girls in grades 5 - 9 during the 2016-2017 school year.

$175

Fri 6pm-9pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-12pm

Aame Setters Academy

Open

June 2-4

Setters camp run by former Minnesota State Mankato Head Coach Dennis Amundson.

$175

Fri 6pm-9pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 9am-12pm

July 5 - July 7 (Wednesday to Friday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
All Skills Camp

Open

July 5-7

Half day camp covering all areas of skill development.

$135

9am-noon
or
1pm-4pm

All Skills Camp

Open

July 5-7

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development.

$205

9am-4pm

Elite All Skills Camp

Open

July 5-7

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development. High intensity. JV, Varsity, Club experience required to attend.

$225

9am-4pm

July 10 - July 13 (Monday to Thursday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
All Skills Camp Open July 10-13

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development

$275 9am-4pm
Elite All Skills Camp Open July 10-13

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development. High intensity. JV, Varsity, Club experience required to attend.

$295

9am-4pm

July 14 - July 16 (Friday to Sunday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
Middle Hitter Camp Open July 14-16

Half day middle hitter camp.

$135 9am-noon
Outside Hitter Camp Open July 14-16

Half day camp for outside and rightside hitters.

$135 9am-noon
Aame Setters Academy Open July 14-16 Full day, setters camp run by former Minnesota State Mankato Head Coach Dennis Amundson. $245 9am-4pm
Fri-Sat

10am-3pm
Sun
Libero / DS Camp Open July 14-16 Half day defensive camp. Defense, serving, passing. $135

9am-noon

July 17 - July 20 (Monday to Thursday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
All Skills Camp Open July 17-20

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development

$275 9am-4pm
Northern Lights Elite Club Camp Open July 17-20

Full day ELITE CLUB camp. Must have Northern Lights or another Elite Club experience. High intensity!

$295

9am-4pm

July 21 - July 23 (Friday to Sunday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
Elite Setters Camp with Cathy Noth Open July 21-23

Full day, elite setters camp run by former National Team Player Cathy Noth

$275 9am-4pm
Fri-Sat

10am-3pm
Sun
High-Level Outside and Rightside Hitter Camp Open July 21-23

Half day, high level outside or rightside hitter camp. Morning only.

$150 9am-noon
Fri-Sat

10am-noon
Sun
High-Level Middle Hitter Camp Open July 21-23

Half day, high level middle hitter camp. Afternoon only.

$150 1pm-4pm
Fri-Sat

1pm-3pm
Sun
High-Level Libero / DS Camp Open July 21-23 Half day defensive camp. Defense, serving, passing.
Morning session.
$150

9am-noon
Fri-Sat

10am-noon
Sun

High-Level Libero / DS Camp Open July 21-23 Half day defensive camp. Defense, serving, passing.
Afternoon session.
$150

1pm-4pm
Fri-Sat

1pm-3pm
Sun

July 24 - July 27 (Monday to Thursday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
All Skills Camp Open July 24-27

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development

$275 9am-4pm
Elite All Skills Camp Open July 24-27

Full day camp covering all areas of skill development. High intensity. JV, Varsity, Club experience required to attend.

$295

9am-4pm

July 28 - July 30 (Friday to Sunday)

SESSION ENTRY DATE

DESCRIPTION

COST TIMES
Outside Hitter Camp

Open

July 28-30

Half day camp for outside and rightside hitters.

$135

9am-noon

Middle Hitter Camp Open July 28-30

Half day middle hitter camp.

$135

9am-noon

Setters Camp

Open

July 28-30 Half day setters camp. $135

9am-noon

Libero / DS Camp Open July 28-30 Half day defensive camp. Defense, serving, passing. $135

9am-noon

CAMP DESCRIPTIONS

All Skills Camps

Open to girls of all skill levels entering grade 7 or above in the fall of 2017. The All Skills Camps will focus on developing and refining individual skills. Campers will be grouped according to skill achievement level, and will be challenged according to their level of ability. Campers participate in skill development drills as well as competitive games. Excellent instruction and individual attention is stressed, which is reflected in the 7:1 camper to staff ratio.

Elite All Skills Camps

High intensity camps designed for JV, Varsity, and Junior Club players. These camps will cover all areas of volleyball skill development. Designed to push top-level volleyball players. Camps will be run like a Northern Lights Juniors team practices. Players MUST BE able to keep up. Players not able to keep up will be moved into the regular "All Skills" camp courts. Excellent instruction and individual attention is stressed, which is reflected in the 7:1 camper to staff ratio. Players must be entering grade 7 or above in the fall of 2017.

Northern Lights Elite Club Prep Camps

High intensity camp for players with previous ELITE CLUB experience. Elite means past participation in Mizuno Northern Lights or one of the other two ELITE clubs in the area. Without previous elite club experience, you must have an evaluation done by Northern Lights for acceptance into the camp. High repetition camp! Camper to staff ratio is 6:1. These camps are half day camps - a great way to get pushed to your limit and still have half of your day free. Players must be entering grade 7 or above in the fall of 2017.

Aame Setters Academy (July 14-16)

Aame Setters Academy is a three day, all day camp trained by Dennis "Aame" Amundson. Sessions will focus on developing and refining individual skills. Great way to get instruction and repetition to improve skills! Open to girls of all skill levels entering grade 6 or above in the Fall of 2017. Please see listing in chart above for exact times of each session.

Elite Setters Camp with Cathy Noth (July 21-23)

A high intensity fast paced camp focusing on high repetition.

The Setters camp is a three day, all day camp. Setters will be trained by former National Team Setter Cathy Noth. The setters will have basic training each day, and then be paired with either Middles or Outsides for part of the day. This means you will actually get to set real hitters! To attend the Setters camp you must be in Grade 8 or above in the fall of 2017.

Setters Camp (July 28-30)

Campers in this half-day (AM only) camp will work only on setting. Setters will work on footwork, hand positioning, set placement and tempos. Open to girls of all skill levels entering grade 7 or above in the Fall of 2017.

Defense Camps

Campers will work on all defensive skills. The camp will focus on serve receive passing, defensive digging & movement, all types of serving, and some back row attacking skills. Open to girls entering the 8th grade through senior in high school in the fall of 2017.

Middles / Outsides Camps (July 14-16 and 28-30)

Middles hitters camp is a three day, half-day camp. High repetition focusing on middle hitter attacking and blocking . To attend the Middle Hitter camp you must be in grade 8 or above in the fall of 2017. You must also be a minimum of 5'7" if you are in grade 8 or 9, and a minimum of 5'9" if you are in grades 10 to 12.

The Outside Hitters camp is a three day, half-day (AM only) camp. High repitition focusing on attacking, blocking, and defense. To attend the Outside Hitter camp you must be in grade 8 or above in the fall of 2017.

High Level Middles / Outsides Camps (July 21-23)

A high intensity fast paced camp focusing on high repetition.

Middles hitters camp is a three day, afternoon camp. You will jump and hit a ton of balls. You will be paired with the setters so that you can actually hit balls set by a setter. To attend the Middle Hitter camp you must be in Grade 8 or above in the fall of 2017. You must also be a minimum of 5'7" if you are in grade 8 or 9, and a minimum of 5'9" if you are in grades 10 to 12.

The Outside Hitters camp is a three day, morning camp. This camp like the middles camp will be high repitition on jumping and hitting. You will be paired with the setters so that you can actually hit balls set by a setter. To attend the Outside Hitter camp you must be in grade 8 or above in the fall of 2017.

Registration

All camp registration is done on-line at www.signuptoplay.com. Instructions for registering are below. By registering, you agree to the Participant Release of Liability.

To register for camps and clinics:

  1. Log into your existing account if you have one. If you do not have an account, create one by clicking on the link provided on that page. (PARENTS: make sure to create a Junior Member account for child, NOT an adult account for yourself.)
  2. Click on the 'Camps & Clinics' link on the left hand side of your screen
  3. Click 'Register for Camp'
  4. Camp Location: select 'Minnesota'
  5. Company Name: select 'Northern Lights Juniors'
  6. Camp Name: select desired camp / clinic
  7. Camp Session: select desired session
  8. Click the 'Save' button
  9. Click the 'Payment' button and pay online

Mailing the release form is not required.
Mailing the registration form is not required.

By registering for this camp, I as the parent / guardian hereby agree and promise that I will not hold Northern Lights Junior Volleyball nor its employees or coaches responsible for any loss, damages or personal injuries received as a result of participation. I fully agree to all terms in the Release of Liability Policy. I hereby authorize the coaches to act for me according to their best judgment in any emergency requiring medical attention.

All camps & clinics will be held at
Midwest Volleyball Warehouse
14050 Judicial Rd
Burnsville, MN 55337

Our gym is a state-of-the-art volleyball facility that is Air-Conditioned. Attending camp on those hot summer days is much more enjoyable!

Refund Policy:
50% refund before July 1.
No refunds on or after July 1.
Requests for refunds may be granted upon individual written request only in the case of medically documented injury (this means a note from the doctor).
No pro-rated fees for missing sessions.
All refund requests must be emailed to northernlights@midwestvolleyball.com.

For additional information please email us at "northernlights@midwestvolleyball.com".