General Information

The First Friends Church (FFC) Women’s Volleyball League is composed of women age 18 and over and played indoors at First Friends Church gym. It is intended to provide fun competition and fellowship in a warm and friendly environment. Individual registrations  will be accepted. Individuals will be assigned teams after the assessment. We will accept women who are age 17+ with parental permission.  There will be a short devotional time where we share biblical principles with the players and encourage them to pursue a life with Christ every week.

 

Date:  May 25 – July 27, 2021

 

Fee:  $40.00
Refund Policy: ($5.00 fee retained)  No refund will be given to any player or team who withdraws on or after the first week of games. An exception may be granted at the discretion of the staff due to medical reasons only. Further, no refund will be given to any player removed from the league during the course of the season for disciplinary reasons.

 

 

Registration:   Registrations are available online and paper forms will be in the church brochure racks Feb 26, 2021.   Fee is due at time of registration, online for individual with debit/credit card or at church Welcome Desk with paper form and check/cash.  Office hours are Mon-Fri 9am-3pm.  Click above on “Register Now” to register online with debit/credit card.

 

CLICK HERE TO PRINT INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION FORM

 

Click on the link below to complete the Return to Play Waiver.
ADULT: https://firstfriends.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/64/responses/new

 

 

Game Day/Time:  Tuesday at 6pm & 7pm

 

Assessment Date/Time:  May 25, 2021 at 6pm to 7:30pm

 

Team maximum of 8 players, minimum of 6 players.  You can play with a minimum of 4 players, as long as you keep a 6s rotation.

Women age 17+ can register, with parental permission.   Please indicate on form if you participated on your school volleyball team this past school year.   Please read the information under Parent Resources.

 

Please note that when we list ‘boy’s/men’s’ or ‘girl’s/women’s’ we are referring to the birth gender of the participant. For all of our leagues, classes, unless they are designated as Coed, it is our policy that players participate within the gender designation that complies with the previous statement. We want to thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

 

 

 

Weather Cancellation Policy:  Evening activities will be re-evaluated by staff and decisions for cancellation will be made and posted on website one hour prior to start of activity.

 

Questions?  Email sports@firstfriends.org or call Sports Office at 330-966-6868.

 

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Team Rosters

Sabatucci

Coaches

  ANGIE SABATUCCI

Players

  ALEXANDRA ABOOD
  CHRISTY DEFINBAUGH
  BRI LANDIS
  JASMINE LEE
  ABIGAIL NAGY
  ANGIE SABATUCCI
  JENNY STRAW
  BRENDA WOLFE

Geiger

Coaches

  DEBORAH GEIGER

Players

  MEGAN AYERS
  BETHANEE DAVIS
  HAYLEE DESONNE
  DEBORAH GEIGER
  SADIE LEWIS
  BRITTNEY MARTIN
  CASEY MULLETT
  MARIAH SHAFFER

Bee

Coaches

  KIRSTIE BEE
  COURTNEY BEE

Players

  COURTNEY BEE
  KIRSTIE BEE
  KAREN CLIFTON
  JENNIFER DAVIS
  REBECCA MORGAN
  SADIE MYERS
  HANNAH SUDER
  RAEJEAN THOMAS

McElwain

Coaches

  LISA MCELWAIN

Players

  DANIELLE CONNERS
  BRIANNA CONNERS
  JACQUELLA LIPKINS
  CIERRA LOCKARD
  LISA MCELWAIN
  SARA MCELWAIN
  NICOLE MCELWAIN
  ALISIANNA SWISHER
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Printable Roster/Schedule

Please click on link below to view/download and print Roster/Schedule

2021 Women’s Indoor Volleyball Roster/Schedule

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Coaches Resources

Please click on the link to view Women’s Indoor Volleyball Rules

 

 

2020-2021 GENERAL SPORTS REGULATIONS

OSHAA rules:

7.3) Regulations Permitting Students to Participate on Non-School Teams Outside of the School Team’s Season

7.3.1) Team Sports (Other Than Football) – A member of a school program or team in the team sports of baseball, basketball, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball and volleyball may participate with a non-school program or team in contests, tryouts, training and/or practices prior to and after the school team’s season under the following condition:a) The number of team members on the non-school team who came from the same school or who participated in that sport as a team member at another school in the preceding season is limited to a maximum of 50 percent of the members of a team as defined in the playing rules of the sport. Rotating players from the same school team is not permitted in the 50 percent player limitation. The 50 percent team limit is as follows:  Volleyball 3 participants

Exceptions

b.) The 50 percent team limit is not in effect for the sports of basketball, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer and volleyball from June 1 through August 31, 2020, only. Beginning June 1, 2021, the period will remain from June 1-July 31.

e.) Graduating seniors are exempt from the 50 percent participation limitation once their school season in the same sport has been completed.

7.5) Regulations Permitting Coaches to Coach Their Own Student-Athletes on Non-School Teams Outside of the School Team’s Season
7.5.1) Team Sports Members of a school team’s coaching staff in the team sports of baseball, basketball, field hockey, football, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball and volleyball may coach students from their school teams from June 1 through August 31*, 2020, without restrictions except that participation cannot be mandatory. In addition:*Note: The extension of these dates through August 31 is valid only for the 2020 summer period. Beginning with the 2021 summer period, the period of unrestricted coaching for interscholastic team sports coaches with their student athletes will return to the period from June 1-July 31.
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Parent Resources

The OSHAA rules state:
Max of 3 girls from the same school team per team. If their school coach actually plays, it can only be June 1 – July 31st .   See rules under “Coaches Resources”.

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Contact Us

5455 Market Ave N.
Canton, OH 44714
330-966-6868
sports@firstfriends.org

A ministry of  First Friends Church

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