Thursday, May 31, 2012

2012 Lady Lions Volleyball camps in June and July

New Richmond High School Lady Lions volleyball coach Carla Corbin and JV volleyball coach Sue Curfman will hold two summer camps including their annual summer volleyball skills camp July 16-20 at the high school and a youth camp June 18-22 at Locust Corner Elementary conducted by Tom Braunm.

Braunm's camp will focuse on skill development in conditioning, passing, setting, hitting, serving and blocking. It is open to boys and girls entering grades 3-12 at a cost of $60. The youth camp includes 25 hours of instruction and gym time and camp T-shirt.

Braunm has more than 30 years experience as both a player and a coach in competitive men's volleyball.

Corbin's and Curfman's July camp is open to girls entering grades 9-12 from 9 a.m. to noon and for girls entering grades 3-8 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. and will include individual instruction on a variety of skills, during drills and team building activities at a cost of $40 which includes a camp T-shirt.

NR coach Carla Corbin enters her tenth year of coaching volleyball at New Richmond. Having played at the College of Mount St. Joseph, this will mark her twentieth year of volleyball experience. Coach Corbin and assistant coach Sue Curfman have worked together to build the high school program for the last eight years. Coach Curfman brings knowledge and enthusiasm that has helped develop a freshman team for the past two years.

In addition to the two invididual camps, Corbin and Curfman will be taking returning players grades 10-12 to the Tiffin University team camp July 12-14 The Tiffin camp is by invitation only Teams will play in a minimum of 26 games over 3 days. Food and hotel accommodations will be provided while at Tiffin. Proceeds from the two individual camps will go to finance the Tiffin team camp.

Click here to down download the volleyball camp brochure.

Monday, May 28, 2012


Congratulations to Hannah Hall for placing 3rd at the Regional Meet on Thursday, May 24 which qualified her to compete at the State Meet June 1 at Ohio State's Jesse Owens Stadium where she finished 14th.

 Congratulations also to the following athletes for placing at the Regional Meet: Aly Skaggs 8th Pole Vault Sarah Glenn 6th 4x400 Relay Sarah Shoemaker 6th 4x400 Relay Mikaela Rupp 6th 4x400 Relay Olivia Behymer 6th 4x400 Relay & 6th 400 Dash