SPORTIME is proud to offer a high-level JUNIOR VOLLEYBALL CLUB (VBC) for boys and girls, ages 7-18. The SPORTIME VBC provides young athletes with expert training, professional instructors and state-of-the-art facilities. Our instructional clinics, developmental training and competitive travel teams offer players of all levels the opportunity to learn and compete under the supervision of our expert coaches.
Our unique training methods allow players to challenge each other while learning from our entire team of coaches. Club players who commit their time and efforts to team practices and competitions will improve their skills and make valuable contributions to their respective teams. SPORTIME is fully committed to providing young athletes with a fun, positive volleyball experience.
SPORTIME VBC provides expert private instruction for boys and
girls who are interested in receiving special one on one attention. Our
coaches evaluate the player's level and discuss what areas of the
game he or she would like to focus on. He or she then creates an
individualized lesson plan to address those goals. Private Instruction
is an excellent way to focus on specific skills, gain valuable feedback
and receive a high number of skill repetitions.
For private lesson fees or to schedule a private training session with one of our coaches, please contact Chris Husmann at Chusmann@sportimeny.com or call 516-731-4432.
JMTA Tournament Team
JMTA coaches attend certain USTA and ITF tournaments to support JMTA juniors. Individual coaching at tournaments is available to JMTA students for an additional cost. Challenge matches, invitational training camps and other special trips are offered throughout the year.
If you are interested in participating or in learning more about the JMTA Travel Team, please contact Jay Karl at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 212-427-6150.
Southern State Parkway to the Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway (Route 135) north or Long Island Expressway to the Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway (Route 135) south. Route 135 to exit 7 west (Hempstead Turnpike). Proceed through 2 lights and SPORTIME Bethpage Multi-Sport is on your right, next to the motel and across the street from Chilis. Map It.
All SPORTIME VBC Active Members receive the following member benefits:
Discounts on all summer camps and clinics
Member pricing on private lessons
FREE Open Play ALL SUMMER LONG!
Supervised access to our Functional Fitness Center
Joe has over 25 years experience coaching at the junior club, high school and college levels. He holds a Master's Degree in Physical Education.
Phil Opinante Club President
Phil has been a successful volleyball coach for over 30 years. He has run his own successful camps and clinics and he was the varsity girls coach at Garden City HS for 17 years. Phil is an expert at teaching fundamental skills and developing high level players.
Jose Brito General Manager / Volleyball Director
Jose is an accomplished player with coaching experience at the high school, club and college levels. He is the former assistant women's coach at L.I.U. Post. He holds a Master's Degree in Physical Education.
Nick Russo Volleyball Director
Nick is an accomplished player, both indoors and on the beach. Nick is the former assistant women's coach of Iona College. He now serves as our VBC Beach Director and indoor technical director.
Chris Husmann VBC Boys Director
Chris Husmann is an accomplished player with coaching experience at the club and
college levels. Chris played at New Paltz where he won a National Championship
and was a two time All American.
Jack Mckee VBC Director- College Recruiting Advisor
Jack had a successful college playing career at Baruch College in New York City. He went on to serve as Assistant Women's Coach at Adelphi University and as our VBC Co-Boys Director.