2016 year in review
- all 19 seniors committed to play in college!
- - - 12 2017 committed to the next level
- - - 2 2018 committed to the next level
- - - colorado juniors is ranked 6th nationally on placing kids in college
- 10 teams qualified for the USA junior nationals
- - - 18Tara finishes 2nd at 18USA nationals
- - - usa all- tournament players: allison smith and abby skrastins
- - - 3 teams qualified in open - only open teams club in RMR
- - - all 12 travel teams finish in top 8 for season
- 3 qualifier championships this season
- - - 17Peer - spokane - 17Open
- - - 18Tara - crossroads - 18USA
- - - 17Malia - far westerns - 17USA
- - - 14 top 10 qualifier finishes overall - 9 in open
- club award winners and finalists:
- - - most improved - winner - danni mullen; others anna davis and lyla hollis
- - - newcomer of the year - winner - peyton dunn; others toni mcdougald and killy winz
- - - C.L.U.B. - winner - abby skrastins; others ashley hand and gracie marr
- - - coach of the year - winner - malia sagiao; others shannon krug and tara hittle
- 6 new 30+ ACT club members: skylar clements, kathryn fish, ellie gubser, mariah evans, laura willems, bry pulling
- 4 new 10' jumping club members: mara abernethy, keeley davis, Erin gillcrist, liz reich
- fielded 11 development teams - 11-15 yr olds - playing a four month season in our facility
- hosted beach tournaments in our 3 court, indoor, beach facility
- - - 2 players invited to USA beach HP second tryout
- - - attended the USA beach tour championships with 6 teams
- - - currently 4 alumni competing on the avp tour: brittany hochevar, emily stockman, amanda wiggins, leah hinkey
- - - outstanding beach coach - morgan broekhuis - univ of nebraska indoor/sand player
- CJ alumni playing overseas: Taylor Simpson - korea/puerto rico; janae vander ploeg - sweden; linzy kearney - france; ariel turner - france/germany
- CJ alumni - still in college - competing this summer with USA:
- - - cierra simpson - colorado - Indianapolis collegiate national team (cnt)
- - - alexa smith - colorado - china cnt
- - - gabby simpson - colorado - china all pac-12 team; and europe cnt
- we love our varsity sports athletes in "other" sports - golf, track, basketball, tennis, lacrosse
- hosted over 1000 campers in our summer camp program - open to all athletes
- - - guest college coaches from pepperdine, denver, san diego state, colorado state, colorado, penn state
- - - hosted rookies for 10 months - beginner volleyball sessions
- - - our coaches routinely do over 80 lessons per month - open all all athletes
- alumni haleigh washington, penn state, named first team avca all-american
- - - alumni claire felix, ucla, named honorable mention all-american
- - - alumni janae vander ploeg, northern arizone, named honorable all-american
- - - alumni Maddie Beal, minnesota - final four
- haleigh washington named colorado sportswoman of the year - for college volleyball
- - - her third award - so was inducted in the colorado hall of fame
- - - mariah evans named colorado sportswoman of the year - for high school volleyball
- shannon webb - named gatorade hs volleyball player of the year for colorado (our 10th winner)
- we have hired new coaches for next year: Jesse Tupac (du asst), lauren tekavec (cj alumni/doherty hs head coach), hannah walker (cj alumni), Katie Maguire (cj alumni), ashley phelps (cj alumni), michelle graham (concordia alumni), jessen miller (palmer ridge hs head coach)
ACT Tutor -- Science or Math: Dave Reeder 592-1923
2015-16 season notes:
- recommend you do not sign up for any "pay for" recruiting services
- minimal/zero june vacations - so teams can train together for max performance
- no missed practices for college visits between crossroads and your team being qualified
- stay to play is apparently here to stay.....save your pennies!
- spring break does not equal vacation for high level club players
college opportunities, college questions, colleges RPI , last agenda
King Soopers/Safeway cash back -
start saving money now!
great to use as gas cards - automatic 5% savings
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accumulate year round!
"CELEBRATE, PARTICIPATE, SHARE THE LEGACY"
Learn more here about how you can!
Private and Semi-private lessons available to all players, any school or club:
coach Kevin Marquis (719-466-7494)
coach Matt Bledig (719-352-8992)
SAND -- coach Morgan Broekhuis (719-232-50350
are available all day/any day - call them directly to schedule!
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Parent References | Frequently asked questions
Colorado Juniors get great national exposure! So, our recommendation is NOT to signup/pay for recruiting services.
Any questions, please call us 719-661-4491.
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