Club Director, Eric Shick, honored for JVA Club Service Award

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (November 30, 2018) The JVA is pleased to honor 14 recipients of the JVA Junior Club Service Award, honoring club directors, coaches and staff for over 20 years of service to junior volleyball. This year's honorees represent an incredible array of accomplishments, and include one 40-year award winner and three 30-year award winners.

The honorees are currently directing, coaching or administering in a JVA member club, and were nominated by their peer(s) for their outstanding dedication to junior volleyball. The JVA is proud to acknowledge these individuals for their passion and commitment over the years.

Joel Anderson, Chicago Elite Volleyball Club Director (IL). 25 Years of Service

Seng Chiu, Grit Volleyball Club (VA) Owner and Executive Director. 25 Years of Service

Katy Garza, AVA of Texas (TX) Club Co-Director. 25 Years of Service

Joel Golsteyn, Motion Volleyball Program (WI) Board Member and Head Coach. 23 Years of Service

Deb Grafentin, River City Juniors (NE) Club Director. 42 Years of Service

Jill Hunt, NKYVC (KY) Club Director and 15-1 Head Coach. 22 Years of Service

Kathy Kennedy, NKYVC (KY) Club Founder, Coaching Director, Board Member, Lesson Instructor. 33 Years of Service

Max Miller, Mintonette Sports (OH) Directorand Owner. 22 Years of Service

Jimmy Miranda, Louisiana Volleyball (LA) Owner and Coach. 32 Years of Service

Kimberly Norman, High Country Volleyball Club (UT) CEO and Head Technical Coach/ 30 Years of Service

Eric Schulze, VC United (IL) Executive Director. 20 Years of Service

Lynda Scahill, Pittsburgh Elite (PA) Founder, Recruiting Coordinator and 14 Elite Head Coach, 29 Years of Service

Eric Shick, Magnum Volleyball (SC) Club Director & Coach, 20 Years of Service

Christy Sitze, Power Up Volleyball (IL) Club Owner/Director. 21 Years of Service

Click HERE to view more information on each honoree.

About the Junior Volleyball Association

The Junior Volleyball Association (JVA) is a non-profit organization that promotes the growth of youth and junior volleyball through program and resource development, education and events. The organization was formed in 2006 with a primary focus of being a voice for junior volleyball club directors and coaches, and with over 1,200 clubs nationwide is the only organization that is focused entirely on youth and junior volleyball.