SAN GABRIEL ELITE VOLLEYBALL CLUB

The Premier Club of the San Gabriel Valley

 

WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL HOMEPAGE OF SAN GABRIEL ELITE VOLLEYBALL CLUB - HOME TO THE 2013 THIRD IN NATION 17 OPEN BRONZE MEDALISTS & 14 OPEN BRONZE MEDALISTS...2013 13 AMERICAN BRONZE MEDALISTS...2012 18 AMERICAN BRONZE MEDALISTS...2012 16 OPEN QUALIFIED TEAM...2011 TENTH IN NATION 14 & 13 TEAMS...2010 13 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS & GOLD MEDALISTS...2010 12 AMERICAN BRONZE MEDALISTS...2009 12 NATIONAL BRONZE MEDALISTS...2009 17 AMERICAN BRONZE MEDALISTS...2008 17 OPEN & 15 OPEN QUALIFIED TEAMS...2007 12 AMERICAN GOLD MEDALISTS...2007 16 AMERICAN BRONZE MEDALISTS...2007 14 OPEN 5TH PLACE...2005 17 INVITATIONAL SILVER MEDALISTS...& 2005 13 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS...

 

 

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Fall Evening Clinics

September Clinics

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Cost: $20/session

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SG Elite Ladybugs Summer Program

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2014 Season Accomplishments


Congratulations to the following teams:

 

18 Roshambo- 18th Overall in SCVA 18's; Earned SCVA 18 Open JNQ bid to JN's

18 Elite- First SG 18-2 team to make Gold Div.

17 Roshambo- 5th Overall in SCVA 17's

16 Roshambo- 18th Overall in SCVA 16's; 3rd Place in SCVA 16 Open JNQ

15 Roshambo- 2nd Overall in SCVA 15's; 2nd Place in SCVA 15 Open JNQ; 3rd Place in Asics Show Me 15 Open JNQ

14 Roshambo- 4th Overall in SCVA 14's; 3rd Place in SCVA 14 Open JNQ

14 Elite- First SG 14-2 team to make Div 2

13 Roshambo- 1st Overall in SCVA 13's; 8th Overall in SCVA 14's; 2nd Place in Colorado Crossroads 13 Open JNQ; 2nd Place in SCVA 13 Open JNQ

12 Roshambo- 5th Overall in SCVA 12's

12 Momentum Erin- Undefeated all season

11 Roshambo- 2nd Overall in SCVA 11's

10 Roshambo- 1st Overall in SCVA 10's

 

CLINIC INFORMATION


September Clinics

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Cost: $20/session

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Boy's Clinics

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Private Training-  Does your daughter want or need extra training to improve her skills?  SG Elite coaches are here to help.  All SG Elite coaches are available for Private Training. 

Look for any coach on the Coaches Directory list or contact Kenji for assistance. 

 

NEWS / INFORMATION


Congratulations to Allison Martinez, 14 Roshambo OH, for being selected to the USA High Performance Holiday Camp as an Outside Hitter.  Only a few girls are invited every year to the camp.

 

Congratulations to Zoe Fleck, 14 Roshambo Defensive Specialist, for being selected to the USA Select High Performance A2 Team!

 

Congratulations to Meghan Lacey, 16 Roshambo Outside Hitter, for earning All-Tournament honors at the prestigious Ann Kang Invitational Volleyball Tournament in Hawaii!

 

Congratulations to Richard Yu, Boy's 18 Elite Outside Hitter, for being selected as

Pasadena Star News Player Of The Year. 

Also congratulations to Dante Fregoso(18 Elite Middle Blocker, Andrew Rudchenko(18 Elite Setter), Max "Boyscout" Luck(16 Elite Opposite), and Greg Luck(16 Elite Outside Hitter) for earning Star News First Team.  Connor Walbrecht(16 Elite Setter) for Second Team.  Mel Schroeder(16 Elite Middle Blocker) and Ryan Lew(16 Elite Libero) for Honorable Mention.

 

Congratulations to Coach Ben Diaz for being selected as Pasadena Star News Coach

of the Year.  Coach Ben won the

2014 CIF-SS Division 3 Boys Volleyball Championship with South Pasadena HS. 

 

Congratulations to 16 Roshambo OH Meghan Lacey for being selected onto the AAU Global Challenge Team, which will be playing teams in France, Italy and Croatia.  Also selected onto the team are 16 Roshambo OH Kyra Banko and 15 Roshambo OPP Marie Begel.  Good luck and have fun in Europe!

 

Congratulations to Marin Grote, 14 Roshambo Middle Blocker, for being selected onto the USA Youth High Performance A2 Team!

 

Congratulations to Selby Schnobrich, 16 Roshambo Setter, for being selected onto the USA Youth High Performance A2 Team!

 

Congratulations to Kyra Banko, 16 Roshambo Outside Hitter, for being selected onto the USA Youth High Performance A2 team and also onto the SCVA High Performance Global Challenge Team that will be competing in Italy this summer!

 

Congratulations to Sarah Waters, 13 Roshambo Outside Hitter, for being selected onto the USA Select High Performance A2 Team!

 

Congratulations to Henry Smith, 16 Elite Boys Outside Hitter, for being named MVP of the Redondo Union JV Tournament!

 

Congratulations to Allison Martinez, 14 Roshambo Outside Hitter, for being selected onto the USA Select High Performance A1 Team!

 

Congratulations to Caroline Knop, 18 Roshambo Outside Hitter, for being selected onto the USA Women's Junior National Training Team.

Click here for the Article

 

Congratulations to Boy's 16 Elite and Coach Ben Diaz for finishing 5th in the SCVA Boy's Junior Invitational and earning a Junior National Open Bid!  Also congratulations to Boy's 14 Elite and Coach Ruben Haro for earning a Junior National Open Bid!

 

Congratulations to Sophia Coffey, 18 Roshambo Setter, for earning Glendale News- Press All-Area Player of the Year Honors and LA Daily News All-Area First Team Honors!

Also congratulations to Emily Develle, 17 Roshambo Libero, Loren Shin, 17 Roshambo Libero, and Kayla Lund, 15 Roshambo Outside Hitter for earning All-Area First Team Honors!

Also congraulations to Selby Schnobrich, 16 Roshambo Setter for earning All-CIF Div 2A Honors and LA Daily News All-Area Second Team Honors!

Click here to read the article

 

Congratulations to Ernest Banaag, 16 Roshambo Head Coach, for earning Glendale News-Press All-Area Coach of the Year Honors!

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Congratulations to Mary Schroeder, UC Davis Opposite and SG Alum, for being named Big West Conference Player of the Week!  She hit a career high 17 kills to lead her school to an improbable upset of #8 ranked Hawaii.

Click here for the UC Davis article

 

Congratulations to Meghan Lacey(16 Roshambo Outside Hitter), Selby Schnobrich(16 Roshambo Setter), Kyra Banko(16 Roshambo Outside Hitter), Ally Reyes(16 Elite Libero), and Regan Dinovitz(15 Roshambo Middle Blocker), for all being chosen by USAV to the Phenom List for the Showcase Event being held at Seattle, WA in December! 

 

Congratulations to Allison Martinez, 14 Roshambo Outside Hitter, for being chosen to attend the 2013 USA Volleyball High Performance Select Holiday Camp that will take place from December 26 - 30 at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.  Invitations to Holiday Camp are offered to the top 48 volleyball players in the United States in the Select age group.

 

USAV JUNIOR NATIONAL MEDALS


2014 JUNIOR NATIONALS

MINNEAPOLIS, MN

17 Roshambo -3rd in Nation

 

14 Roshambo- 3rd in Nation

 

13 Roshambo- 3rd in 13 American

 

2012 JUNIOR NATIONALS

COLUMBUS, OHIO

18 Roshambo- 3rd in 18 American

 

2010 JUNIOR NATIONALS RENO, NV

13 Roshambo- National Champions

 

12 Roshambo- 3rd in 12 American

 

2009 JUNIOR OLYMPICS MIAMI, FL

12 Roshambo- 3rd in Nation

 

17 Roshambo- 3rd in 17 American

 

 

 

San Gabriel Elite Girl's Tryout Dates

 

18 & 17 Under
October 3rd, Friday- 8:30-10pm
October 4th, Saturday- 3-5pm
October 5th, Sunday- 12:30-2pm


16 and Under
October 2nd, Thursday- 6-8pm
October 3rd, Friday- 7-8:30pm
October 4th, Saturday- 12:30-2:30pm
October 5th, Sunday- 10-11:30am
 

15 and Under 
October 2nd, Thursday- 8-10pm
October 3rd, Friday- 5:30-7pm
October 4th, Saturday- 10am-12pm
October 5th, Sunday- 10-11:30am
 
14 and Under 
October 9th, Thursday- 8:15-9:45pm
October 10th, Friday- 8:15-9:45pm
October 11th, Saturday- 2-4pm
October 12th, Sunday- 12:30pm-2pm

13 and Under 
October 9th, Thursday- 6:45-8:15pm
October 10th, Friday- 6:45-8:15pm
October 11th, Saturday- 11:30-1:30pm
October 12th, Sunday- 12:30pm-2pm

12, 11, & 10 and Under 
October 9th, Thursday- 5:15-6:45pm
October 10th, Friday- 5:15-6:45pm
October 11th, Saturday- 9-11am
October 12th, Sunday- 10-11:30am
 

Tryout Fee: $25(Cash Only)

 

San Gabriel Elite brings their own

Mall to Minneapolis at Junior Nationals!

San Gabriel Elite brought 11 teams to Junior Nationals at Minneapolis.  Seven of our Roshambo teams qualified to Junior Nationals and four of our Elite teams played in the Patriot Division at Junior Nationals.  San Gabriel Elite represented well and is gaining ground to becoming one of the top clubs in the nation.

 

Congratulations to 12 Roshambo for winning

Gold in the 12 American Division!

Congratulations to 12 Roshambo and Coach Lisa Steenport!

View their Road to Gold below!

 

Congratulations to 17 Roshambo for taking

Bronze in the 17 National Division!

Congratulations to 17 Roshambo and Coach Kenji Mukai!

 

Congratulations to Boy's 16 Elite for

placing 5th in the Nation!

Congratulations to 16 Elite and Coach Ben Diaz!

 

Other Junior Nationals notables:

18 Roshambo- 27th Place in the Nation

17 Elite- 5th Place in 17 Patriot

16 Roshambo- 27th Place in the Nation

15 Roshambo- 11th Place in the Nation

14 Roshambo- 9th Place in the Nation

13 Roshambo- 6th Place in the Nation

 

All-Tournament Teams at Junior Nationals:

Emily Develle- 17 National

DeeDee Logan- 17 National

 

San Gabriel Elite Tournament Schedule

Team Location Date Time
       

Tournament Pool Sheet

 

 

 

San Gabriel Elite Facility

3424 San Fernando Road, Unit 3

Los Angeles, CA 90065

Kenji Mukai

info@sgelitevb.org

(626)524-3721

FACILITY PARKING INSTRUCTIONS

 

 

CLUB BULLETIN


Old Uniform Donations

If your daughter has any old uniforms that she would like to donate for Area Recreational Programs, please bring them to the facility.

 

Sport Court Tile Fundraiser

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SCVA Tournaments 2014


SCVA 2015 Tournament Schedule for all age groups

 

SCVA 2014 Weekend Sites


San Gabriel Elite 

Volleyball is on


2013 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS


Caroline "CK" Knop

University of Michigan

 

Claire Kieffer-Wright

University of Michigan

 

Natalie Johnson

Notre Dame University

 

Olivia Bin

College of Charleston

 

Itali Andrade

Point Loma Nazaren University

 

Samantha Figueroa

Cal Poly Pomona

 

Jane Lamp

UC Santa Barbara

 

Haley Martin

Boston College

 

SPONSORS/ADS/LINKS


Proud Sponsor of San Gabriel Elite
 

Joel Martin

General Manager

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El Monte, CA  91732

 

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SG Elite Action Photos

 

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2015 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS


 

 

  SOPHIA COFFEY

  Seton Hall University

  Class of 2015- FSHA

 

 

 

 

  EMILY DEVELLE

  Lehigh University

  Class of 2015- FSHA

 

 

 

  NATALIE MARTINEZ

  Fordham University

  Class of 2015- Westridge

 

 

 

  TESS RICHMAN

  Williams College

  Class of 2015- Louisville HS

 


PICTURES OF THE MONTH


 

Directed by Coach Lisa Steenport

 

Boy's 16 Elite finishing 5th in the Nation!

 

Emily Develle and DeeDee Logan earning All-Tournament Team Honors.  Emily collects her 4th medal at Junior Nationals and DeeDee collects her 3rd.

 

Funny Pic with 17 Roshambo

 

17 Elite is all smiles after taking 5th in the 17 Patriot Division!

 

12 Roshambo Zany Zebras celebrating their championship win!

 

10 Roshambo players celebrating the upset victory in Mandatory 5 above! 10 Roshambo parents celebrating the victory below!

 

11 Elite in their first Mandatory

 

14 Elite goes 3-0!

 

14 Momentum-Justin takes first place in Mandatory 5!

 

12 Premier takes first place in Mandatory 5!

 

15 Roshambo forms their circle of success as they

maintain their #1 ranking in SCVA's 15U Division.

 

16 Elite is having a blast at the Northern Lights

Junior National Qualifier in Minneapolis.

 

15 Roshambo takes 2nd Place in the 15 Open Division at the Southern California Junior National Qualifier and also earns

a bid to Junior National Championships in Minneapolis!

 

13 Roshambo takes 2nd Place in the 13 Open Division and double qualifies to Junior Nationals at the Southern California Junior National Qualifier.

 

14 Roshambo takes 3rd Place in the 14 Open Division at the Southern California Junior National Qualifier and also earns

a bid to Junior National Championships in Minneapolis!

 

16 Roshambo takes 3rd Place in the SCVA JNQ and earns a

16 Open bid to Junior Nationals in Minneapolis!

 

13 Roshambo takes 2nd Place in Denver and earns a

13 Open bid to Junior Nationals in Minneapolis!

 

17 Elite is all smiles after taking first place in Mandatory 1!

 

12 Momentum-Erin goes undefeated for the

second tournament in a row!

 

12 Momentum-Erin goes undefeated in their first tournament!

 

12 Premier kicking rear!

 

12 Roshambo Zany Zebras taking 1st in Qualifier 2 and the #1 overall seed for Qualifier 3.  Coach Lisa Steenport is extremely excited about that in the picture.

 

18 Roshambo is all smiles after dominating Qualifier 2!

 

USC Women of Troy Volleyball standouts, Hannah Schraer, Alexis Olgard, and Hayley Crone, assisting and working out with 13 Roshambo. 

 

16 Roshambo tailgating at Qualifier 2.

 

13 Roshambo loving each other and the Dojo!

 

Boy's 16 Elite takes 5th in SCVA Junior Invitational earning an Open Bid to Junior Nationals!

 

14 Elite Boys takes 3rd Place overall in the Boy's Holiday Classic!

 

12 Roshambo on their pre-season conditioning-hiking trip.

 

Congratulations to Coaches Ben Diaz, Katie Kenline, and the Boy's 16 Elite team for coming in first after Qualifier 3!

 

Caroline "CK" Knop signs her National Letter of Intent to play volleyball at the University of Michigan.  The multi-sport stud athlete has played on San Gabriel Elite VBC since 12 Roshambo.  She is one of the two players on the 18 Roshambo team that has played on all Roshambo age groups.  We are very proud of her accomplishments and wish her the best of luck when she attends Michigan in the Fall of 2014!

Click here to watch a tribute video to CK

 

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