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Young Athlete Program


YAP 2020 registration will open late Nov./early Dec.

Young Athlete Program (YAP) Goals & Program Description

  • The goal of the Young Athlete Program is to introduce the sport, and to train BOY and GIRL athletes in the skills basic to competent high-level volleyball
  • This program is designed for players 6th grade and younger, ages 7-12
  • Site: Newton North High School, 1-3pm on Saturdays
  • The Winter 2020 YAP program will begin in January
  • The fee for this 6-week program is $300
  • All drills and competition will be appropriate to the skill-level of the players.  It is likely players will train in more than one group to accommodate the different ages, sizes, and skill-levels of the participants
  • We will be having appropriate age-group competitions in addition to the volleyball drills
  • Our coaches are experienced and motivated, and the drills are active
  • This will be an excellent program and we will give training and competition to ALL players who wish to participate


Forms: Please fill out Form 1 online, and Print and Bring Forms 2 and 3 on 1st Day!

  1. Click here to register for YAP
  2. 2020 City of Newton Release Form (see below)
  3. 2020 USAV Medical Form (see below)
  4. Cash or check made payable to SMASH Volleyball $300
  5. Checks may be mailed to Judy Slamin at 35 Washburn Street, Newton, MA  02458
Chris Flouton-Barnes

Chris Flouton-Barnes

Director of Youth Programs

Richard Barton

Richard Barton

Club Director

YAP coaches love volleyball :)