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Skills Academy

2023 Skills Academy

Our 12-Week Program begins January 8 and runs through April 2

(Registration is now closed)

LCVC offers a co-ed Skills Academy aimed at those players who want to learn volleyball and improve their skills without overnight travel to tournaments.

The Skills Academy has two programs:

- Elementary School (grades 2nd-5th)

- Middle School (grades 6th-8th)

Families can choose from participating in our Hilton Head Island or Bluffton site.


Elementary School (Grades 2-5)*

  • 12-week program of weekly practices - no competition. This program is designed to teach participants volleyball skills. 
  • Includes t-shirt, volleylite ball
  • Cost- $200 plus a $10 USAV Palmetto Region Membership for insurance coverage (under 8 free)

Option 1: Bluffton High School Sundays 5:00-6:30pm (session is full)

Option 2: Hilton Head Island Boys & Girls Club Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm

*grade 5 participants with two years of Skills Academy participation and/or played on a middle school team this fall are welcome to register for the middle school division.  

Middle School (Grades 6-8)

  • 12-week program includes weekly practices and scheduled volleyball matches. 
  • Includes t-shirt and volleyball
  • Cost- $300 plus $10 USAV Palmetto Region League Membership for Insurance Coverage

Option 1:  Bluffton High School Sundays 5:00-6:30pm

Option 2:  Hilton Head Island Rec. Center Tuesdays 7:15-8:45pm (session is full)

Option 3:  Hilton Head Island Rec. Center Wednesdays 7:15-8:45pm

Registration Process (Registration is now closed)

Step 1:  Purchase a $10 USAV League Membership for LCVC for your son/daughter for our insurance requirement.  When you answer the question "how long will you be playing" select League (not season). That should prompt you to purchase the "22-23 Palmetto League Junior Player (non-tournament)" 4 month membership.  

Step 2:  Once you have your son/daughter's Palmetto Region USAV membership number, complete the Low Country Volleyball Club Registration.


Need-based scholarships are available to cover up to 50% of Skills Academy fees.  Please email to request the application prior to completing the Low Country registration (step 3 above).   LCVC uses the federal poverty guidelines to calculate percentage of poverty level to award scholarships .

2023 Skills Academy Local Teams

February 18, 2023 Savannah 1/2 Day Tournament
March 11, 2023 Beaufort 1/2 Day Tournament
March 26, 2023 Bluffton 1/2 Day Tournament