ABOUT AIM VOLLEYBALL PROGRAMS

PLEASE NOTE: Our AIM Volleyball members will play at levels competitive for their respective teams. Schedules may be altered based on each individual team’s ability.

AIM Juniors

Coaches Jay Hazel and Wesley Winstead
Asst. Coach Brenna Winstead

This is a Developmental level team for ages 10-12, tailored to the beginner player. Our Junior players learn the fundamental skills of the game, while gaining experience with fun, competitive play. Practices are held weekly at Bushy Fork Community Center. Juniors compete in two Rave (developmental level) Tournaments in Raleigh and two Regional Tournaments, not likely more than an hour’s driving distance.

Juniors Schedule

  • Rave Tournament
    Saturday Jan 26 at NetSports–Cary
  • Rave Tournament
    Saturday Feb 9 at NetSports–Cary
  • Carolina Region Tournament
    Saturday March 2; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament
    Sunday March 17; Location–TBA

2018-19 AIM Juniors Team

2018-19 AIM 13s Team

AIM 13’s

Coaches Jay Hazel and Wesley Winstead

Our 13s are a Regional Plus level team. Practices are held twice weekly at Bushy Fork Gym. At this level, our players will be given the chance to play competitive volleyball while they refine their fundamental skills and continue to develop a solid learning strategy. This team will compete in five Regional Tournaments and one Regional Championship tournament. Our 13s will also compete in one multiday tournament (three days), such as the Monument City Classic in Richmond, VA.

13’s Schedule

  • Quest for Excellence Tournament–Dec 29, 30 at Greensboro Coliseum
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Saturday Jan 12; Location–TBA
  • City of Oaks Challenge–Sat/Sun/Mon
    Jan 19,20,21 at Raleigh Conv. Center
  • Carolina Region Tournament–
    Sun. Feb 3; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament–
    Sat, Feb 16; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament–
    Sat, March 2; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament–
    Sat, March 16; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Regional Championship–Tournament
    Sun, March 31; Location–TBA

AIM 14s

Coaches Charlie Oakley and Meredith Gilmore

AIM 14s is a Semi-National Team. Practices are three times weekly at Cedar Grove Ruritan Gym. At this level, our teams compete in the Quest for Excellence Tournament; three to four Regional Tournaments; the Monument City Classic in Richmond; one additional multiday tournament, such as the Virginia Tech Spring Fling in Blacksburg, VA; and the Carolina Regional Championships and Big South in Atlanta, GA.

14s Schedule

  • Quest for Excellence Tournament–December 29, 30 at Greensboro Coliseum
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Saturday Jan 5;
    NC Academy Volleyball
  • City of Oaks Challenge–Sat/Sun/Mon,
    Jan 19, 20, 21 at Raleigh Convention Center
  • Carolina Region Tournament–
    Sun Jan 27; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Sat Feb 9; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament–
    Sat Feb 23; Location–TBA
  • Maroon and Orange Spring Fling–Sat/Sun March 9, 10 at VA Tech Blacksburg VA
  • Carolina Region Regional Championships–Sun March 24; Location–TBA
  • Big South Qualifier–
    Fri/Sat/Sun, April 12, 13, 14; Location–Atlanta

2018-19 AIM 14s Team

Name Position Height School
Grace Young S 5’4″ Gravelly Hill Middle School
Delaney Glover OH 5’4″ Southern Middle School
Lily Smith LB/DS 5’5″ Stanford Middle School
Kendall Keaton MH 6’0″ Carrington Middle School
Shannon Dorsi OH/RS 5’6″ Stanford Middle School
Cameryn Stewart S/DS 5’1″ Stanford Middle School
Anaya Carter OH 5’6″ Gravelly Hill Middle School
Allison Miller S 5’5″ Voyager Academy
Allie Wilkerson MH 5’8″ Stanford Middle School
Rachel Romska OH/RS 5’6″ Stanback Middle School

2018-19 AIM 15s Team

AIM 15s

Coaches Nancy Cates and Liza Schimmelfing

This team is our Semi-National/National level team. This team practices three times weekly at Cedar Grove Ruritan Gym. At this level, teams compete in the Quest for Excellence Tournament; Monument City Classic in Richmond, VA; four to five Regional tournaments; Regional Championship; Capitol Hill Classic; Big South in Atlanta; and one additional multiday tournament such as the Virginia Tech Spring Fling in Blacksburg, VA.

Name Position Height School
Karter Hawkins OH/RS 5’6″ Roxboro Community School
Ella Van Tiem RS/OH 5’6″ Orange High School
Lillie Davis S/RS 5’8″ Person High School
Mariah McCowan L/DS 5’5″ Person High School
Caroline Makanui S 5’3″ Cardinal Gibbons
Avery Miller OH/RS 5’8″ Orange High School
Sarah Durham DS/L 5’4″ Orange High School
Jacie Kennedy MH/RS 5’8″ Person High School
Maci Clark MH/OH 5’7″ Roxboro Community School

15’s Schedule

  • Quest for Excellence Tournament–Sat/Sun, December 29, 30 at Greensboro Coliseum
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Sun Jan 6; Martin Gym Greenville NC
  • City of Oaks Challenge–Sat/Sun/Sun Jan 19, 20, 21 Raleigh Conv. Center
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Sat Jan 26; Location–TBA
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Sat Feb 9; Location–TBA
  • Capitol Hill Classic–Sat/Sun/Mon, Feb 16, 17, 18 at Washington DC
  • Carolina Region Tournament–Sun Feb 24; Location–TBA
  • Maroon and Orange Spring Fling–Sat/Sun March 9,10 at VA Tech Blacksburg VA
  • Carolina Region Regional Championships–Sat March 23; Location–TBA
  • Big South Qualifier–Sat/Sun/Mon, April 6, 7, 8; Location–Atlanta

AIM 15s National

Coaches Nancy Cates and Liza Schimmelfing

This is an Extended Season Team. Pending the success of the regular season and the determination of the coaching staff, team members would attend AAU Nationals in Florida, June 2019. An additional tryout would be held at the end of the regular season for interested players. This level would incur a fee in addition to the regular season fee.

See These Sponsors

  • A special thanks to Moving Screens Printing for providing our club tees and Spirit Wear
  • Our Tailgate Sponsors–Remax and The Country Store - A Special Thank You!
  • Our volleyballs are branded by Bull City Tees. Also, special thanks to Bull City Tees for providing us with extra practice tees.

AIM Volleyball serving Orange, Person, Durham and Alamance counties