Welcome to the home of SMBC Boys, the flagship junior boys club volleyball program
of the Los Angeles Volleyball Academy, an affiliation of junior club programs in Southern California.
Announcing Player Packet for SMBC Boys Fall 2013-2014 Season
The Player Packet for the 2013-14 season is all set. Click on the image to download the Player Packet.
SCVA Commitment Letter
Click on the image to download SCVA Commitment Letter. Once completed Click here to email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Commitment Letter CANNOT be signed before 4:00PM on Monday, September 9th. The spot is not locked in until commit letter received.
SMBC Coaching Staff for 2013
18 Black – Chris Reyes and Dustin Barker
18 Silver – Raissa Adolphe and James Taruc
17 Black – Aaron Wong and Jackson Metticcechia
17 Silver – TBA
16 Black – Charles Gage and Casey Reidel
16 Silver – Rodante Saballa and Angela Hupp
15 Black – Cooper Chavez and Frankie Manes
14 Black – Rich Barraza and Soren Dion-Kindem
18 North – Barry Nua
16 North – Jared Ambrose
SMBC Alum David Smith!
SMBC Alum and current US Men’s National Team member stopped by and presented us with a signed US Men’s National Team jersey on his way to France to begin his professional season.
SMBC 16 Black Wins Bronze Medal in 16 Open at Junior Nationals!
We congratulate Coach Charles Gage and our SMBC 16 Black squad on their Bronze Medal in the 16 Open Division at the 2013 Boys Volleyball Junior National Championships. The medal caps off an excellent season which also saw the squad win the SCVA 16′s Division Championship. Well done, gentlemen!
SMBC 15 Black Wins Silver Medal in 15 Club at Junior Nationals!
We congratulate Coach Cooper Chavez and our SMBC 15 Black squad on their Silver Medal in the 15 Club Division at the 2013 Boys Volleyball Junior National Championships. Well done, gentlemen!
SMBC 16 Black Wins SCVA 16′s Division Championship with Highest Overall Points!
We congratulate Coach Charles Gage and our SMBC 16 Black squad on their championship season in the SCVA. The team finished in the first place spot in the overall points rankings after a stellar season featuring many wins. The group now takes its collective talents to Dallas, where they will compete for a medal in the 16 Open Division at the Junior National Championships. Good luck, gentlemen!
Kyle Luongo Named Joins Michigan Women’s Volleyball Staff
SMBC Boys congratulates alumnus Kyle Luongo (’05) on his new position as volunteer assistant coach to the Women’s Volleyball Program at the University of Michigan, a Division I NCAA power. For more info on Kyle’s new job, click here for the official press release. Way to go, Kyle!
Former SMBC Boys Co-Director Tom Black Scores Assistant Coach Position With USA Women’s National Team
SMBC Boys congratulates our old Director Tom Black on his prestigious new position as an Assistant Coach with the USA Women’s National Team, under Head Coach Karch Kiraly. For more information on Tom’s new job, click here for the official press release. Way to go, Tom!
SMBC Boys Info Package Released
The 2012 SMBC Boys Info Package features information on the history of SMBC Boys, why the club is successful, the list of coaches, and more. Click the photo icon at left to download your copy today!
SMBC Boys and Saugus High School Alumnus David Smith Competes for Team USA in London!
Middle blocker David Smith (’03) is one of the twelve members of the Men’s USA National Volleyball Team, currently competing in the London Olympics. Read more about David here. Be sure to support our sport, and our club, by watching the USA men compete for gold!
SMBC Boys Earn JO’s Honors
Congrats to Matt Douglas (15-Black) and Soren Dion-Kindem (17-Black) on making the Junior National All-Tournament Teams in their respective age JO’s Open Divisions.
Newsflash: Ryan Manoogian Earns Fab 50 — Congrats to SMBC 18-Black libero Ryan Manoogian on his selection to the prestigious Volleyball Magazine “Fab 50″ list of graduating seniors. An impressive honor!
Newsflash Redux — We congratulate Ryan Manoogian again, along with fellow 18-Black teammate Griffin McKinzie, on their selections to the high school All-CIF team. There is only one team for boys, spanning the length of the southland, which makes their selections an excellent feat!