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  • May 31st, 2018

2018 NYS Summer Volleyball Clinic – Sponsored by Hawa Smoothies


New York Strangers Sports Organization is running a summer long volleyball clinic geared towards highschool and college aged players looking to improve their technical skills. To run our sessions, we’ve invited experienced coaches with over 30 years of collective experience coaching at the DI, DII, DIII, and club levels.

The clinic is partly sponsored by our friends at Hawa Smoothies, located just around the corner from where the clinic will be held at PS2. If you are interested, please enter your information here: https://goo.gl/forms/vv0XvHpYTdoEDT7W2

Clinic Details:

Location: PS2 Meyer London School (122 Henry St, New York, NY 10002)

Time:  9 am to 1 pm

Player Cost: $10 per clinic session

Early Summer Dates (Filled):

6/9, 6/16, 6/23,

7/7, 7/14, 7/28

8/4 , 8/11

Late Summer Dates (Currently Recruiting Players):

8/18, 8/25 , 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29

About the Coaches:

The following coaches are involved with our clinic.


Jeffrey Lipton
Coach Lipton is an experienced Teacher/Clinician with extensive experience in the sport of volleyball, specializing in practice development, setter and middle hitter training, building offensive systems, and serve receive.  His experience includes the following:
  • 17 years coaching the LIVBC Boys Juniors Club (ranked as high as #1 in the nation).
  • Div III collegiate volleyball at the US Merchant Marine Academy, and Steven’s Institute of Technology one of the top Div 3 programs in the country.
  • Women’s Div I, II, III collegiate volleyball at Hunter College, Adelphi Univeristy, and Columbia University.


Mark Ledwich

Coach Ledwich is the head coach for the St. Joseph’s College Men’s Volleyball Program. He is also the club director and coach of Viper Sports NYC, a boys and girls club program based in Brooklyn that competes in the Garden Empire Volleyball Association. Mark takes pride in focusing on the small details while teaching the larger picture of the game. He wants to make each athlete a contender at whatever level they hope to attain. Using various training techniques and video feedback, Mark won’t stop until you get it right!


James Gross

Coach Gross, grew up in the northern suburbs of Chicago and played club volleyball for Adversity VBC and in the USA High Performance program. In college, he played club volleyball at Indiana University and returned to Adversity VBC to coach both boys and girls teams and development camps.



How much will the clinic cost?

As  a non-profit, we aim to make volleyball available to local youth. Through Hawa’s contribution, we’re able to lower the cost of the clinic to $10 per session.

Are the spots limited?

Yes, due to gym size constraints, we’re limiting registration to 25 players per session.

Who is the clinic for?

PSAL players & CCNY (college) players looking to improve their skills for the upcoming seasons.

What skill level is the clinic?

Intermediate to advanced. Players need to have at least some experience playing highschool, travel club and or college club volleyball.

What are the dates and times for the clinic?

See above for session dates.

Where will the clinic be held?

At PS2 Meyer London School.  

122 Henry St, New York, NY 10002

To begin registration, please fill out your information in this form:


*Once you’ve filled out a form, we will send via email payment details and waiver/consent forms to complete registration.



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