The Sanford Pentagon serves as the home for volleyball within the Sanford Sports Complex. Volleyball players of all ages will find opportunities for sport-specific training, camps and clinics, adult and youth leagues, physical therapy, and more.
The Pentagon will host national, state and regional events and tournaments and is home to the POWER Volleyball Academy and the Pentagon Volleyball Club.
Age bracket: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Age bracket: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Photo Courtesy USD Sports Information
Nikki Hintze has been added as an assistant club director for the 2013-14 season by the Pentagon Volleyball Club.
Hintze started her playing career at the junior level at Milwaukee Sting Volleyball Club, one of the premiere junior clubs in the nation. She went on to be a standout at the collegiate level at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. In 2007 she was named to the Horizon League All Newcomer team. Nikki is 6th all-time in kills and 4th all time in kills per set in UW-Green Bay history.
After a very successful playing career, Hintze returned to Milwaukee as part of the Milwaukee Sting coaching staff. In 2011 she joined the staff at the University of South Dakota. She was involved in all aspects of the program and helped the Coyotes to a .500 Summit League record in 2012. This included a 5 match winning streak with wins over rivals North Dakota State and South Dakota State to end the season.
The Sanford Pentagon will host a full slate of club tournaments this spring. This will include multiple single day events as well as multiple day events. Ist referees will be provided for all matches for Pentagon tournaments. This also includes an AAU Grand Prix which will draw teams from all over the region, with teams vying for entry into the AAU National Championships in Orlando, FL. Pentagon Volleyball Club will also be co-hosting the Northern Plains Power League along with Nebraska Juniors and River City Volleyball Club out of Omaha. This Power League will consist of 3 events with age groups rotating between the cities. Results will be cumulative and the winner of each division will also receive entry into the AAU Nationional Championships. 1st referees will be provided for all matches at the Pentagon. For more information on Pentagon Events or the Northern Plains Power League click on the link below.
**First referees provided for all matches**
Pentagon Volleyball Club, Nebraska Juniors and Omaha River City Volleyball Club are proud to announce the creation of the Northern Plains Power League (NPPL). The NPPL will be a 3 weekend series that will draw teams from all over the region and is open to teams of all affiliations (USAV, AAU, and JVA). It is the perfect opportunity to get great competition and to keep travel to a minimum. The results will be cumulative and the winner of each division (minimum 12 teams) will receive entry to the AAU National Championships. Click on the link below for more information on the Northern Plains Power League and to register your teams.
The Pentagon Volleyball Club and the Sanford Power Volleyball Academy are looking for knowledgeable, energetic, passionate coaches who want to be a part of a comprehensive junior volleyball program. Coaches will have the opportunity to be involved in lessons, academies, camps, clinics and club teams. One of the highest priorities of the Pentagon Volleyball Club as we embark on our inaugural season, will be coaches education. We will provide coaches with the tools they need to build successful athletes and teams. The pay is great but the experience will be greater. If you are interested, please return the form below to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions please don't hesitate to call Mark at (605) 312- 7907.
Congratulations 12 Orange, Belle Plaine Champs!
Thank you to all the teams who participated in this weekends Pentagon WInter Warm Up! Congratulations to the Sheldon 16s for winning the 16s division and to the Velocity 14s for winning the14s division.
1. Sheldon 16s 1. Velocity 14s
2. Pentagon 16 Orange 2. Black Hills 14-1
3. Pentagon 14 Orange 3. Pentagon 14 Blue
4. Intensity 15s 4. Pentagon 13 Orange
5. Black Hills 16-1 5. Pentagon 14 White
6. Pentagon 15 Orange 6. Pentagon 13 Blue
7. Parkston 16-1 7. Black Hills 14-2
8. Pentagon 15 White 8. Pentagon 13 White
9. Pentagon 15 Blue 9. Yankton Storm 13-1
The Pentagon Volleyball Club has been chosen to host the Pentagon Grand Prix on March 15-16, 2014 at the Sanford Pentagon. The tournament will draw clubs from all over the region and will include all age groups from 12-18. The winner of each division will receive the entry fee to the 2014 AAU Volleyball National Championships in Orlando, Florida.