SAN GABRIEL ELITE VOLLEYBALL CLUB
The Premier Club of the San Gabriel Valley
Fall Evening Clinics
SG Elite Ladybugs Summer Program
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
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.
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!
Congratulations to Ernest Banaag, 16 Roshambo Head Coach, for earning Glendale News-Press All-Area Coach of the Year Honors!
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.
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
17 Roshambo -3rd in Nation
14 Roshambo- 3rd in Nation
13 Roshambo- 3rd in 13 American
2012 JUNIOR NATIONALS
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
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
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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
SCVA Tournaments 2014
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2013 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
Caroline "CK" Knop
University of Michigan
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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!