What is Orchard’s Edge?

“Give what you can, take what you need” is the Orchard’s Edge motto in the gym. This food sharing program gets better the more you participate. If you have more food than you need, leave it in the bins. If there’s food in the bins you’d enjoy, take it! By participating you’re eating good food, [...]

How much does it cost to play on a girl’s team?

Team tuition depends on your daughter's age and level of participation. Below is a general overview to help you budget. Please note, payment plans are available. Girls National+ Program Our most competitive teams. Depending on team’s age level, program runs from October/November to July. Teams train three times per week. Compete in eight SCVA tournaments [...]

Can I Be a Practice Player?

Team practice drop-ins are available on a case-by-case basis for players. Practices are $180 for eight sessions. Practices do not need to be consecutive.  How to become a practice player: Contact us to be matched with a team. Purchase your practices below.  Purchase Eight Practices for Local Program Purchase Eight Practices for Travel Program

Visiting Team Information

We’re located at 1482 La Mirada Drive, San Marcos CA, right off of the CA-78.View directions and take a facility virtual tour here. ParkingParking is free! Space is available in the front and back of the facility (these fill up quickly), and on the street. Entry FeeAdmission is free! CampingNo camping inside the facility. Outside camping [...]

What are Junior National Qualifiers and Junior Nationals?

JNQ? GJNC? Junior Olympics? JOs? We explain these tournaments and why we compete in them. As an USA Volleyball (USAV) affiliate, Junior Nationals (aka GJNC aka Junior Olympics aka JOs) is our national championship tournament. More than that though, Junior Nationals offers a great competitive experience and looks excellent on a college application. To participate [...]

Easy, Vital Tips to Help Prepare You for a Multi-day Tournament

Who is excited for a 3 day tournament??!! I am thinking ALL of you are! You will be playing A LOT of volleyball, road tripping to another state to a really fun city, eating out, staying in a hotel, spending fun times with your volleyball family, and did I mention, playing A LOT of volleyball? And, what is more [...]

Volleyball for beginners (San Diego)

Have a player who's new to volleyball and isn't quite ready for a team? Here's what we recommend for beginners to get started! For beginners 7-14 years old, we recommend: 1. FutureStars Clinics | Weekly training for beginners This is a weekly volleyball clinic designed specifically for beginner and intermediate girls and boys ages 7 through 14 [...]

Housing for Multi-Day Tournaments

In GroupMe we'll post a specific hotel block link. Each team is required to book a minimum number of rooms by the Tournament to participate. For multi-day Support the Sport tournaments* there are strict hotel requirements. Our governing body, the SCVA, holds a number of hotel rooms. Of those hotels, clubs "block off" rooms temporarily for teams. [...]

After the competitive season: Your post-season summer league (Free for members)

Our girls Local and Travel members continue playing into August -- complementary! This article covers details about our Summer League. When the competitive season is over, your training continues! SoCal VBC Girls Local and Travel members get free access to our Summer Maintenance Sessions. Maintenance sessions are Monday-Thursday afternoons. Travel team (National and Regional teams) [...]

Where is SoCal Volleyball Club located?

If you're in the North County, San Diego or greater Santa Barbara area we'd love for you to visit our locations! San Diego Training Facility SoCal Athletics Gym / Headquarters1482 La Mirada Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078 Santa Barbara Training Facilities Girls Inc. Goleta4973 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93111 Montecito Covenant Church671 Cold Springs Rd, [...]