Pre-tryout clinics give players a chance to get ready for tryouts and practice with the Sunshine coaches who will be working with teams for the coming year. Clinics are held just before tryouts and are open to all players who are thinking about tryout out for a team.
Pre-Tryout Clinics will begin on July 9th! Signups for those pre-tryout clinics will being on May 15, 2022.
Sunshine's summertime classes offer something for everyone, whether you are just starting out or you are an advanced player who is working on a specific skill. You don't have to play on a Sunshine team to join us for the summer! If you are thinking about joining our club in the fall, our summer classes and clinics are a great place to get to know our coaches and experience what Sunshine is all about.
Summer camps & clinics
Our summer classes and clinics are a great place to get to know our coaches and experience what Sunshine is all about.
Sunshine's Annual College Camp is held in early June at El Camino College in Torrance, California. The camp brings together coaches from 16 high-academic colleges with high school student-athletes who exploring options to play volleyball collegiately.
high academic college camp
Open to current 9th, 10th and 11th graders from all clubs.
Coaches for our 2021-2022 competition teams will work with players on position-specific skills and team training during these once-a-week classes. If you are thinking about trying out for a Sunshine team in the fall, attending these clinics is important! Come work on your game, get ready for tryouts, and experience what it's like to work with our coaches and be on a club team.
Coached men's and women's volleyball at Golden West College for 17 years; won a championship and later became Athletic Director. Club Volleyball (USVBA) five-time All American and won the Nationals.
Cari’s coaching philosophy is to train skills intensely, that games should be easier than practice. She believes everyone should be involved in the drills and while practice is where the players learn, it still should be fun.
Weindel is in his 4th season at Sunshine as the Associate Club Director. In his first full season with Sunshine his 2021 17 Westside Team was crowned 17 American National Champion in Las Vegas.
Ali Fathali Nejad
Ali has been the JV head coach and the varsity assistant coach at Marymount High School since 2017. Ali has also been coaching Sunshine Volleyball Club teams since 2017.
It's not surprising after 15+ years of working together, Tuan’s philosophy on coaching is much the same as Cari Klein’s: teach skills and practice is where the learning takes place, it’s where the hard work happens.
“You should never stay at the same level. Always push yourself to the next.” – Marnelli Dimzon