When the season started the girls knew it was going to be a battle defending there crown. With most of the team returning, Coach Tere and Coach Holly have the girls in full stride. Currently, the girls played 6 matches and they have 18-points. The heart of the schedule approaches and Coach Teri is going to be looking for the leadership of the older girls to keep the team grounded and prepared for the upcoming tournament. There season continues this weekend with a Match against our rival St. Leo's. Check the team schedule for times and locations to all upcoming games. Go Green Storm!!!
The latest from the court......
As the 5/6 Junior Varsity program approaches Mid-way point of the season, the Green Storm find themselves in a fourth place, with 7-points, tied with OLM in Park Ridge. The re-built Junior Varsity program is seeing great strides in there play as the girls get a feel for the great competition in the Tri-County Parochial Volleyball league. Coach Anthony and Coach Lee are working hard and it shows. The team is coming up on a competitive run on the schedule facing the top 3 teams in the league, as it prepares for the tournament at the end of the season. If you want to see a team that plays hard and wears there heart on there sleeves, you have to come see these girls play. Look at our schedule for the latest game times and locations. Go Green Storm!!
St. Philip's Sweeps at St. Leo's
It was a great opening night for the Green Storms 5th/6th & 7th/8th grade teams at St. Leo's. The defending champion Green Storm 7th/8th grade girls had a hard fought battle against a well coached and feisty Lion's team. They defeated them (3-0) 5-25, 19-25, 17-25. The Green Storm contributions came from the entire team. The Green Storm now prepares for a Saturday match-up at OLG in Fairview.
In other action, the coaching debut of Anthony Gopaul got off on a good note as the Green Storm 5th/6th grade girls won there match (3-0) 12-15, 2-15, 12-15. For most of the girls, this was there first competitive volleyball match and they all came to play, and played they did. The Green Storm 5th/6th graders will be right back into action tomorrow against AOL in Glen Rock.
Volleyball Season Opener's
This Wednesday the 25th, the Green Storm 5th/6th grade & 7th/8th grade Volleyball program kick off it's 2013 season verse our rivals St. Leo's in Elmwood Park. There is a lot of excitement in the program as the 7th/8th grade squad, Coached by Terri Kirk and Holly Kocsis , return to defend there 2012 Tri-County Volleyball title. With most of the team returning from last year, the Green Storm girls are poised for another run at the title. "The girls have worked hard in the off-season to improve there game and are excited for a return to the court." said Coach Terri Kirk.
The other exciting news, the 5th/6th grade program kicks off it's season on the same night at St. Leo's and will have a new face on the side lines. The St. Philip Green Storm Volleyball program would like to welcome Head Coach Anthony Gopaul to the family. He will have his Coaching debut on Wednesday and has a competitive team behind him. Many new players and returning players, has Anthony excited about the upcoming season. "The girls have worked hard at practice and are excited to play." said Coach Anthony.
We invite all St. Philip's Students and Faculty to this game, and any other game during the season. Our schedules are posted on this site and directions to all games are there as well. We look forward to seeing you there and Good Luck to both our teams.
Great news for the 5th/6th grade Volleyball team.
Yesterday's practice was great. All of the girl's seemed to be working on there volleyball skills over the summer. We will be holding an additional practice/tryout this Saturday at the school gym from 12pm-2pm. We look forward to seeing you there. If anyone has any questions in regards to the 5th/6th volleyball program please feel free to contact Coach Anthony firstname.lastname@example.org or Coach Paul email@example.com
Go Green Storm
Due to unfortunate circumstances the St. Philip's Junior Varsity (Team Green) Volleyball 2013 season has been cancelled. Thank you to all that were patient as we tried to salvage the season, including the teams from the Tri-County Volleyball league. We will be back next year! Good Luck to all teams in the upcoming season.
Hope the Summer was enjoyable for all of our Students and their families.
Our Volleyball program is coming off a great year. The current 8th grade program raised a banner in our gym as champs of the Tri-county Parochial Volleyball league. Congrats to Terri and Holly, as well as the players that worked so hard. Our current 7th grade program finished a game away from the championship match. Congrats to all the players of that program that worked so hard as well. The entire volleyball program has taken great strides in the past 3 years and is really taking shape as a program to be reckon with for years to come.
In addition to that great news we also added a new 5th/6th grade program. We welcome new coach Anthony Gopaul aboard and wish him success throughout this upcoming season.
The volleyball season is a very quick. The season last for about 45 days with 2-3 games a week and then we have a tournament at the end of October. For all those that are interested in joining any of the teams please contact Paul Jarkowsky at firstname.lastname@example.org
I look forward to a fantastic season and hope to see you at one of our games