Multiple Teams · UPDATED 2021-2022 High School Volleyball Tryouts & Athlete Information

Tryouts for South Paulding High School volleyball teams will be May 5-7, 2021. Information provided at the information meetings with student athletes is available in the video posted below. All information is also outlined here. Please watch the video and read through this information completely.

Player Interest Meeting Video

All student athletes must have current physicals on file with Coach Lodge no later than April 16, 2021.

  1. Physicals are valid for one year. Upcoming sophomores through seniors who have previously submitted a physical for any sport can check to see the expiration date at
  2. Send copies of new physicals to Coach Lodge via e-mail at

At this time, current Rank One forms are not available. Therefore, the deadline for those forms will be extended. The forms will still be required prior to tryouts. We will post an update on this South Paulding Athletics website when the forms are made available. Those forms must be completed and signed by parents/guardians and athletes.

Tryouts are scheduled as follows:

9th/JV: May 5 & 6, 6pm-8pm
Varsity: May 7, 3:45pm-6pm

To receive e-mail updates and reminders about 9th/JV/Varsity volleyball: CLICK HERE
Review the Volleyball Summer Calendar: Summer 2021 Volleyball Calendar
Review student athlete player rules and expectations: Spartan Volleyball Rules and Expectations 2021

Rosters will be posted on the South Paulding Athletics website no later than 12pm on Saturday, May 8th.

Volleyball player dues are $400 and include 2 spandex, 2 pairs of socks, kneepads, warmup shirt, and more. The first payment ($200) is due at the post-tryout meeting on May 11th. The second payment is due June 4th. Payment information will be shared at the post-tryout meeting.

The SPHS Team Volleyball Camp is June 7-9 at SPHS. It will run from 2pm-8pm each day. This camp is exclusively for 9th, JV, and Varsity players and is strongly encouraged for all. Volleyball coaches from West Georgia Volleyball Academy will lead the camp and provide student athletes with drills and goals to work on throughout summer conditioning. The cost for all three days is $125 per player. Proceeds will benefit South Paulding Ace Volleyball Boosters.

Players are expected to attend as many Summer Conditioning sessions as possible (minimum of 10, 7 if they attend a summer camp). Summer conditioning will run most Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays throughout the summer from 9am-11am each day (see calendar for details).

All questions can be directed to Coach Lodge at

Go Spartans!