August 16, 2006
Kim Sudbeck opened the meeting by going over the HCC structure. Feel free to call Kim with any questions.
Web Streaming article-Will be coming out in the September/October issue of Coaching Volleyball. Please forward it to all of your coaches.
Awards packet-Note that this year, the NCAA is not holding a banquet at the fall festival. Tia mentioned the festival is going to be a great one this year and everyone should try to attend. Also, make sure to turn in your "watch list" to Kelly Stumph at AVCA headquarters by this Friday August 18th.
Poll voters send information to Will Engle, AVCA's new manager of Media Relations by this Monday August 21st.
New Staff-Staff on the call included Wendy Payne, AVCA's new Director of Membership & Sales. Wendy is our new staff liaison. Also on the call were Todd Hamilton, AVCA's new Assistant Executive Director, Kelly Stumph, manager of Awards & events, and our new Editor of Publications and E-services, Rick Capone. Todd mentioned that Convention is right around the corner so keep an eye on your email and the website for more information. He also mentioned that now is a great time to use your member number and password to view and update your membership profile online to ensure that you are receiving all AVCA correspondence at www.avca.org. Rick Capone noted that Coaching Volleyball, the AVCA website and other AVCA publications are being revamped and we will be launching the new and improved versions soon.
Melanie is a new liaison to Div. II in the legislative arena. We look forward to getting future updates from her. Some issues on the front lines right now include practice time, skill instruction and extending the attack line (pg. 13 of the rules book).
The dimensions are:
5-6" lines 8" apart for a total of 70"
Roll call was taken, the meeting adjourned.
Next meeting, September 6th. At 1:00 pm CT.