Waynesville Parks & Rec to offer girls volleyball league

Press Release

The Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department

The Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department will offer a volleyball development league for girls in fourth through sixth grade. The league will meet every Monday in March and April, except April 21, at the Waynesville Recreation Center from 6 to 8 pm.

The purpose of the league is to expose young ladies to volleyball before reaching seventh grade when they can try out for a school team. The league will teach athletes the basics of passing, setting, spiking, offensive strategies and defensive strategies.

The registration will take place on Monday, March 3, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm at the Waynesville Recreation Center. The parent meeting will take place that same evening from 6:30 to 6:45 pm.

Jennifer Parton will be overseeing the league. Student athletes from Pisgah and Tuscola’s volleyball team will be assisting.

The cost to play is $40. For more information please call Jennifer Parton at 734-1298 or email volleypj@bellsouth.net.

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