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Simpson College - Volleyball Camps

HS Team Camp | Player Registration

Location Indianola, IA
Event Date(s) Jul 25, 2019 to Jul 26, 2019
Ages 14 to 17
Grades 9th to 12th
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Event Description

Simpson Volleyball Camps

2019 High School Varsity Camps (Grades 9th - 12th)

What Camp Should Be!
Simpson College Volleyball is committed to providing the best possible team camp experience for players and coaches attending camp. Historically among the first volleyball team camps in Iowa, Simpson team camps continue to strive for a high quality, preseason experience for your volleyball team. Simpson team camps provide an outstanding opportunity for players and coaches in preparing for the upcoming season. Simpson’s coaching staff is able to closely relate to the challenges of today’s competitive high school programs – collectively, Simpson’s coaches have more than twenty years of high school volleyball coaching experience.

Camp includes lots of competitive team play, team clinics and practice sessions, skills contests, and team building. Team camp schedules are fine-tuned each year to provide exposure to new volleyball ideas, skills and strategies. A team tournament is included with the provision of qualified match officials.

July 25th - 26th
Optional Check-In: July 24th at 7:00 p.m. (For resident teams only)
Location: Cowles Fieldhouse, Hopper Gymnasium, and 2 Classrooms
Team Cost: $50
Additional Coach Cost: $75
Resident Player Cost: $135 (Includes t-shirt, housing, and all meals)
Commuter Player Cost: $75 (Includes t-shirt and 2 meals)
  • Competitive training and an all-camp tournament
  • Combination of instruction, demonstrations and practice
  • Maximum opportunity for on-court matches
  • Emphasis on team concepts and game experience
  • Team drills with round-robin, competitive format
  • Team-building
  • Camp contests and awards
  • Officials provided for all matches
  • Lots of fun
  • Camp t-shirt

Breakaway Training Session
Skills development and team practice sessions with assistance of Simpson coaches and camp staff.

Daily Schedule
Day 1
8:00 a.m.
Camp check-in
8:30 a.m.
Session 1
12:00 p.m.
Lunch break
1:00 p.m.
Session 2
5:00 p.m.
All-camp dinner break
6:45 p.m.
Session 3
Day 2
8:30 a.m.
All-camp session
9:30 a.m.
Session 4
12:00 p.m.
Lunch break
1:00 p.m.
Session 5
6:00 p.m.
Camp Closing


  • For resident campers, all meals are included in the camp fees.
  • For commuter teams, an all-camp lunch and dinner are included - on Day 1. 
  • Commuter teams are responsible for making their own meal arrangements on Day 2 of camp. 
  • For an additional fee, coaches may request on-campus lunch reservations for teams for day 2.

On-campus housing is available for teams during the Simpson College Team Camps. Players and coaches are housed in Simpson College air conditioned, residence halls. Overnight campers should bring their own bedding, pillows, and towels. For commuter teams, there are several hotels available in Indianola and Des Moines. Many provide a Simpson College discount. A hotel listing is available upon request.

Steps to register for team camp:

  1. Coach should contact Barb Overton, Camp Coordinator, to reserve a spot in team camp
    (barb.overton@simpson.edu; 515-961-1409)
  2. Submit a payment for the team registration fee ($50) along with coaches contact information. Payment may be made online with a credit card or mailed directly to camp coordinator. Checks should be made payable to Simpson College;
  3. An email confirmation will be provided by camp coordinator
  4. Following the team confirmation, individual players may register for camp. (All players are required to have approval by their team camp coach prior to registration).

Players may register online with a credit card payment


Coaches may collect player payments, individual registration forms & signed waivers and mail directly to the camp coordinator.

Summary & Other information:

  1. All participants are required to complete an individual player registration form and a waiver. (Either the online forms or printed forms found in brochure are accepted).
  2. All player registration forms/waivers should be submitted to camp coordinator prior to
    the scheduled camp date.
  3. Coaches will receive a camp confirmation when team registration/ team fee/ player registrations are received.

Early registration team discount:
A $50 team discount will be provided when all player forms and waivers are received prior to July 1st, 2019.

Coaches / team representatives will receive a camp confirmation and team roster form when the team registration form and team fee are submitted.

Camp Schedules:
Specific details regarding the camp schedule will be emailed to camp coaches in mid-July.

For more information, please contact  Lana Smith, Head Volleyball Coach, or Barb Overton, Camp Coordinator.