Welcome to the Los Angeles Volleyball Academy . . . A Premier Youth and Juniors Club Volleyball Organization … Multiple Locations in Southern California . . . Welcome to LAVA!


Come join us on Sunday, May 15th from 6-7:30PM at Harvard Westlake with a Q&A with two TEAM USA Members — Cassidy Lichtman and Tama Miyarshiro. They will be answering questions about life and volleyball, college recruiting and the demands of being a student athlete. Suggested donation of $10 will go to Ronald McDonald House Charities. Click on the flyer to find out more.
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The slate of summer offerings have posted online for multiple LAVA locations, including LAVA North, LAVA South, LAVA West, and LAVA Shack. Visit the LAVA Girls Summer Offerings Webpage (click here) for more information and details. Have questions? Please contact our staff. We’ll see you in the gym!

NEW   Lite, Lite Plus & Walk-Ons (LAVA Non-Travel Programs) — Spring Session Sign Up Now Available Online!

Online registration and sign up is now open for the Spring Session of LAVA’s non-travel programs: Lite, Lite Plus, and Walk-Ons. The programs will all begin the first week of April. Click the following direct links to access the sign up pages: Lite for beginner/intermediate 3rd-5th graders, Lite Plus for advanced 5th-6th graders, or Walk-Ons for 7th-9th graders. Have questions? Please contact our staff.

LAVA West 16-Adidas Earns Bid to JOs
Lava West 16 Adidas goes 9-0 in Spokane to win the gold medal and the golden ball in 16 USA. Congrats to the team for earning a qualification bid to Junior Nationals!

Upcoming Mardico Coaching Clinics Featuring Nabil Mardini …

The Mardico Company is LAVA’s coaching education company created exclusively to help train and educate coaches in the improvement of their craft. Featured speaker Nabil Mardini has a pair of clinics scheduled for upcoming weeks: (1) the New Mexico Springs Clinic Series in Albuquerque on April 08-09, and (2) the Art of Coaching Volleyball website series in Atlanta on May 21-22. Keep up the good work, Nabil!

Contact Our Directors for More Info . . .

Interested in playing for LAVA? Want more information on any of our programs? Utilize our general contact email at (click here) or contact our Directors Nabil Mardini or Trevor Julian: Nabil at 310-433-2623 or (click here to email) or Trevor at 818-631-7785 or (click here to email). They have answers to your questions!

. : Core Values of LAVA Girls : .

Core Value #01 – Integrity … Nothing is more important than the sanctity of one’s integrity as our coaches teach skills, teach teamwork, treat people fairly, answer questions honestly, and strive to do better in everything we do. >>>

Core Value #02 – Competition … The fundamental element of sports is competition. We train and develop our athletes, guide and grow their skills, and seek to foster within them a true and genuine sense of athletic competitiveness. >>>

Core Value #03 – Passion … It is said nothing great in the world is accomplished without passion. Our LAVA girls play together, play for each other, come to play, and play to win … but above all, play with passion. >>>

. : Contact Our Staff : .

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. : About LAVA : .

Volleyball Done Differently … The Mission Statement of LAVA is succinctly and best summer up with the phrase, which means we will strive to do differently, to do better, in every conceivable aspect of our enterprise. >>>

The LAVA Foundation … Our 501-C3 non-profit arm exists to benefit families and athletes in need of assistance, funded entirely by community charitable donations and the fundraising efforts of our committed families and staff. >>>

Honoring Others … LAVA salutes and recognizes a few of the special individuals who made a difference in the lives of our directors … and helped put them on the path toward what would one day become LAVA. >>>