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Regional Events 2016

Okay, so Mike and Diane's back yard is clearly THE place to play volleyball in the Capital District. But if you feel the need to stray beyond Sprakers, here are some regional events you might enjoy.

Know about an event that's not on here? Email us the information, and we'll add it to the list.
Looking for not-so-local events? Try www.volleyballnet.net.


  • April 23rd, Saturday - Queens/Kings Volleyball Tournament
    • Format: King/Queen fours (teams of two will play with other teams of two to make 4 on 4)
    • Location: Schoharie High School gym
    • Sponsor: Schoharie Volleyball Programs
    • Contacts: Heather Palmatier, (518)538-1441 (cell)
    • More Info: $25/player; lunch provided...winners recieve tshirts; 9 AM start; flyer


  • May 14th, Saturday - Kings and Queens of Spring Summer Warmup
  • May 21st, Saturday - Parker-Heroes Fantastic 4's Co-ed Tournament
    • Format: Fours, reverse coed (must have one male/female on the court at all times)
    • Divisions: Upper, Lower
    • Location: Van Patten Park, Depot Road, Duanesburg, NY
    • Contacts: Katie Gordon
    • More Info: $125/team; proceeds benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation; flyer



  • July 16th, Saturday - Grass Doubles Tournament (Ca$h Day$ $ummer $izzler)
  • July 17th, Sunday - Grass Doubles Tournament (Ca$h Day$ $ummer $izzler)
  • July 23th, Saturday - Sand Doubles Tournament (Summer BBQ)


  • August 6th & 7th - 25th Annual Prospect Child and Family Center Beach Tournament
    • Format: Fours, men's & women's (Saturday) or coed (2 each, Sunday), beach
    • Divisions: Power, Competitive A, Competitive B, and Recreational
    • Location: Million Dollar Beach, Lake George, NY
    • Sponsor: Proceeds to benefit the Prospect Child & Family Center.
    • Contact: Development Department at (518) 832-6124 or T_Kelly@cfdsny.org
    • More Info: $175/team; here's a link

  • August 13th, Saturday - Mike and Diane's Volleyball World Fifteenth Annual Sand Classic King and Queen Tournament
    • Format: King and queen fours, sand
    • Location/Sponsor: Mike and Diane's Volleyball World
    • Contact: Mike and Diane Houghton
    • More Info: Here's a flyer with all the details.

  • August 27th, Saturday - Grass Doubles Tournament (Dog Days Summer Classic)
  • August 28th, Sunday - Grass Doubles Tournament (Dog Days Summer Classic)


  • September 17th, Saturday - Grass Doubles Tournament (Last Rites)