TRYOUT REGISTRATION IS LIVE!  Go to tryouts page, read all the info and sign up

 

Fall  =  Volleyball  =  Clinics

Yes, it’s Fall again.  School’s in session and the girls are working hard in the gym.  We are thrilled to see so many of our players at all the matches and tournaments.  There are some exciting matches and we love to see the competition and frendships! It’s great to see our older Rockets take a leadership role on their high school teams. Keep up the good work. AND very pleasing to see soooo many young (freshman) girls playing Varsity and on the upper teams. I think this year is a new record – at last count it was 22 girls playing UP on their high school teams.

Registration is NOW OPEN for ALL Clinics – including 7th, 8th, Jr HS, 9th and High School.  Junior high school players begin on Sunday, October 8th.  We have a few spots left.  Hear what one parent has to say about Iowa Rockets volleyball clinics!

“We have taken our daughter to many clinics over the past few years. Most were decent, some were good and a few were just plain bad.  I think it’s so important for you to understand that you provide such a great learning experience for players; and as parents we enjoyed watching it all happen. Everything from the cost to the detailed instruction and great energy you shared with the players was a complete blessing for us and our daughter.” -Rick

Still time to register – go to the Rockets Player Clinics page for more information and on-line registration. Open to ALL players – and now welcoming BOYS!

 

Congratulations to “Game On” for winning the Rockets 4s league

Check out the pictures and comments on the  Rockets Events page.

GOT BOYS?  

Rockets is adding 1 or 2 boys teams to our already strong girls contingent!  We’re looking for Jr. High and High School-aged boys.  Check out our 4 v 4 league in August (listed below) and our Fall Clinics.  Now BOYS are included!   BOYS!  Yeah!!


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Iowa Rockets weekend summary

March 25-27, 2017 Congratulations to Iowa Rockets teams! Another great weekend from Iowa to Indy. Iowa Rockets land 4 team in Gold Bracket at Mideast National Qualifier Iowa Rockets 16-1 Gold division, 5th place overall in Mideast Qualifier Iowa Rockets 16R Gold division, 4th place overall in Mideast Qualifier Iowa Rockets 17R Gold division, 4th … Read more

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May 20 – 21 –
12B – 1st place – Midwest Crossroads Finale, Hobart, IN
14B – 1st place – Midwest Crossroads Finale, Hobart, IN
March 18 – 19 –
11B – 1st place in Bronze – Clear Creek Amana
12G – 1st place – Clear Creek Amana
13B – 1st place – March Mania (14s)
13-1 – 3rd place – March Mania (14s)
13G – 3rd place – March Mania (14s)
17R – 2nd place – Regionals – Grimes, IA
17-1 – 8th place – Regionals – Grimes, IA
18R – 2nd place – Regionals – Grimes, IA
March 11 – 12-
11B – 2nd place – Heartland Sports Complex (12s)
12B – 2nd place – Coe College
12B – 2nd place – Clear Creek Amana
13B – 1st place – Highway 1 Challenge (14s)
13G – 3rd place – Clear Creek Amana
14B – 3rd place in Silver – Hawkeye Cup (16s)
15R – 1st place – Highway 1 Challenge (17s)
March 4-5 –
11B – 1st place – Iowa Sports Center (12s)
12G – 1st place – Kirkwood Tournament
13B – 1st place – Central Dewitt High School (14s)
13-1 – 2nd place – Marion High School
14R –  2nd place – Iowa Select Tournament (15s)
14B – 1st place – Bettendorf Middle School
14G – 1st place – Coe College
16-1 – 2nd place – Eastside Spring Fling (18s)
16G – 2nd place in Silver – Bettendorf Tournament
17-1 – 1st place – Eastside Spring Fling (18s)
17B – 2nd place – East High School
18R – 4th place _ CIS Tournament
Feb 25-26 – 
12G – 3rd place – Center Point High School
13G – 1st place – Heartland Sports Complex
14G – 2nd place – Clinton High School
15R – 3-3 record – Great Lakes Power League (16s)
15-1 – 1st place – Eastside Bump & Grind (16s)
17R – 1st place – Eastside Bump & Grind (18s)
Feb 19
16G – 3rd place – Marion High School
Feb 18-20 – 
Nike’s Presidents Day Classic
12B – 5th place
13B – 2nd place in Silver
13-1 – 2nd place
14R – Tied 3rd place
14B – 2nd place in Silver
15R – 2nd place in Silver
15-1 – 2nd place in Bronze
15B – 3rd place in Bronze
16R – 5th place in Silver
16-1 – 21st place
17-1 – 2nd place
17B – 5th place
18R – 8th place
Feb 11 – 
11B – 2nd place – Oskaloosa High School
14G – 2nd in Silver – Hearland Sports Complex
15R – 3-3 Record – Great Lakes  Power League (16s)
17-1 – 2nd place – Cedar Valley Sports Plex
Feb 4-5 – 
12 Gold – 2nd place – Ohana Sports Complex Tourney
13 Gold – 3rd place – Beyond the Baseline Tourney
14R – 1st place consolation – CIA 15s
14R – 4th place – Rockets Blast 15s
14 Black – 1st place – Beyond the Baseline Tourney
16R – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
16-1 – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
16 Gold – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
17R – 1st place – Rockets Blast
17 Black – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
18R – 2nd place – Rockets Blast
Jan 29 – 
11 Black – 1st place – Rockets Blast
12 Black – 2nd place – Rockets Blast
12 Gold – 2nd place – Rockets Blast
13 Black – 1st place – Rockets Blast
13-1 – 2nd place – Rockets Blast
13 Gold – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
14R – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
14 Black – 1st place consolation – Rockets Blast
14 Gold – 3rd place – Rockets Blast
Jan 21-22 –
12 Black – 1st place – Ignite Challenge
12 Gold – 1st place – Adrenaline Challenge
13 Black – 1st place – Mount Vernon Tourney
13-1 – 1st place consolation – Adrenaline Challenge 14s
14R – 1st place – Adrenaline Challenge 15s
14 Gold – 2nd place – Adrenaline Challenge
15-1 – 1st place – Kirkwood Tourney 16s
16 Black – 1st place – Westwood tourney
16 Gold – 3rd place – Kirkwood Tourney
17-1 – 2nd place – Ohana Tourney
17 Black – 5th place – Eastside Hooyah Peoria 18s
Jan 14-15 –
11s – 1st place – Linn-Mar tourney
12 Gold – 3rd place – Heartland tourney
13 Gold – 3rd place – Corridor Courts tourney
14 Black – 1st place – Linn-Mar tourney
14 Gold – 2nd place – Wilton tourney
15 Black – 1st place – Coe College tourney
16 Gold – 3rd place – Heartland tourney
18R – 1st place – MLK Qualifier
18-1 – 5th place – MLK Qualifier
Jan 7-8 –
11s – 1st place – Corridor courts tourney
12 Black – 1st place – Six Pack invite
13 Black – 1st place – Six Pack invite
13-1 – 3rd place – Six Pack invite
14R – 1st place consolation – Six Pack invite
14 Black – 1st place – Westwood Sports tourney
15R – 2nd place – Six Pack Power invite
15-1 – 3rd place – Six Pack Power invite
16R – 3rd place – Six Pack Power invite
16-1 – 3rd place – Six Pack Power invite
16 Black – 3rd place – Six Pack invite
16 Gold – 3rd place – Beyond the Baseline tourney
17R – 3rd place – Six Pack Power invite
17-1 – 2nd place – Six Pack Power invite
18-1 – 3rd place – EIE tourney

Look who made a splash!

CONGRATULATIONS to the 80+ Iowa Rockets players for their accolades and recognition in the 2016 high school varsity season! Player High School Iowa Rockets Team Awards/Recognitions Macy Akers West Liberty High School 18-1 Quad City Times All-Eastern Iowa VB Team (1st team);Muscatine Journal All-Area VB Team (1st team);River Valley (South) All-Conference Team Caroline Baer Bettendorf … Read more

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Congratulation to Iowa Rockets 18R and Iowa Rockts 18-1 !!
Rockets 18R and 18-1 had great performances at the Martin Luther King Qualifier in Kansas City on the January 14-16 weekend. Iowa Rockets 18-1 was 6-0 heading into the final day, but lost to a strong Invasion team from Kansas City in the quarterfinals. 18-1 finished in the Gold Division for 5th place overall.
Iowa Rockets 18R capture 1st place overall. They were 6-0 in pool play defeating teams from Dallas TX, Kansas City MO & Fort Collins CO. 18R played Shockwave VB Academy (Lawernce, KS) in the quarter finals, Invasion (Kansas City, MO) in the semi’s and a very tough ITC Power Volleyball (Kansas City, MO) in the finals. The Iowa Rockets 18R earns a bid to the USAV Junior Nationals in Dallas, TX on April 21-23, 2017.

18R MLK Qualifier Champions
18R MLK Qualifier Champions


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Want More…

Want more information?  Want more from volleyball?  Find out more about Iowa Rockets on our “Rocket Science” page. Learn all about Iowa Rockets Volleyball In a Nutshell. Iowa Rockets provides clinics this coming October – visit our Player Clinics page.  Iowa Rockets has more tournaments – visit our Tournament Schedule page for a look at … Read more

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Rockets 4s League – Ready for 2017

Iowa Rockets Jr HS 4s League was a HIT!  August 2017 Thanks to the many girls and teams who participated in the 2017 Rockets 4s league!  It was a super-fun time!  Hear what some of the girls said: “We are having a great time.  Lots of these teams are reallly good!” “I like playing in … Read more

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Rockets Play HP Championships

Iowa HP 2016 – Iowa Rockets players represented the Iowa Region well on their Iowa Region High Performance teams.  Emilee McGowan (17R), Sommer Daniel, Rylee Fay, Kelsey Law (14R) played at the USA High Performance Championships in Ft Lauderdale, FL on July 19-23.  Emilee McGowan played on the Womens International Division where they captures 9th … Read more

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Iowa Rockets weekend summary

March 25-27, 2017 Congratulations to Iowa Rockets teams! Another great weekend from Iowa to Indy. Iowa Rockets land 4 team in Gold Bracket at Mideast National Qualifier Iowa Rockets 16-1 Gold division, 5th place overall in Mideast Qualifier Iowa Rockets 16R Gold division, 4th place overall in Mideast Qualifier Iowa Rockets 17R Gold division, 4th … Read more

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11 Rockets team attend Nationals

Iowa Rockets will be sending 11 teams to the USA Volleyball National Championship tournament.  This 4-day tournament attracts the best teams from around the United States.  The 2016 National Tournament will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana from June 24 – July 3 – with each team participating for 4 days.   11 teams attending Nationals is … Read more

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Greatest Coaches!

Many thanks to all the Iowa Rockets coaches!  Over 350 players have tried out for Iowa Rockets volleyball in the past two weekends.  Players did an AWESOME job – sooooo much talent.  Coaches were outstanding.  15 – 20 coaches at every tryout session over the past two weekends have made this the biggest and best … Read more

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Player Videos

Last season was terrific. Iowa Rockets is blessed with so many young, talented players.  They are leaders on their school and club teams – and are working hard to land the college of their dreams!  Check out these skills and game videos of Iowa Rockets players.  See them in action – from Chicago, to Denver, … Read more

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