Conference Schedule

 

All times are Eastern Time. Times and programming are subject to change. 

Friday, April 26
 
12:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 5:30 pm, 8:00 pm

NCAA Matches

Rockwell Cage  
 
Saturday, April 27 
 7:30 - 9:30 a.m.   AVCA Registration 3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center  
 

  "Training Attackers: From Beginner to Elite"
Court Sessions

 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

"Progression for Beginners" 3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center Al Scates, Former UCLA Men's Head Coach
       
 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. "Identifying Footwork/Armswing Problems and Strategies for Fixing Them" 3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center Kevin Laseau, Associate Head Coach, Yale University
       
 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. "Drills to Isolate and Correct Specific Problems" 3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center Al Scates, Former UCLA Men's Head Coach
       
 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Lunch provided by the AVCA 3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center  
 
 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.   "Training the Swing Hitter"      3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center  Jon Penn, Head Women's Coach, Vassar College
 
 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. "Teaching the Quick Hitter" 3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center

Al Scates, Former UCLA Men's Head Coach

 
 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

"Unique Characteristics of Back Row Attacking & How to Teach" 

3rd Floor - Zesiger Athletic Center Adam Martel, Emmanuel College
       
 4:00 & 6:00 p.m. 

NCAA Matches

Rockwell Cage  
 
Sunday, April 28
 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. AVCA Registration MIT Student Center  
 

 "Developing a Culture for Sustained Success"
 Classroom Sessions

 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast provided by AVCA MIT Student Center - W20-307  
 
 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. "Strengthening Team Trust" MIT Student Center - W20-307  

 Mike Hebert, Former Minnesota Head Women's Coach

 
 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. "Developing Leadership" MIT Student Center - W20-307   Joel Dearing, Former Springfield College head coach
 
 11:00 a.m. - Noon "Thinking Your Way to a Conference Championship" MIT Student Center - W20-307  Mike Hebert, Former Minnesota Head Women's Coach
 
 Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch on your own    
 
 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. "Establishing a Culture that Promotes Success" MIT Student Center- W20-307 Kathy DeBoer, AVCA Executive Director
 
 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. "Preparing for and Coaching the Match" MIT Student Center - W20-307  Mike Hebert, Former Minnesota Head Women's Coach
 
 4:00 p.m.  NCAA DIII Men's National Championship Match Rockwell Cage