GIRLS AGES 12 TO 18 TRAVEL FROM ALL OVER THE UNITED
STATES TO COMPETE.
We have teams coming from everywhere, we have Hawaii
teams, Texas, Arizona, and everywhere and it's pretty
14 YEAR OLD PEYTON STARK IS NO STRANGER TO THE COMPETITIVE
I have been playing volleyball competitively since
I was 8 or 9.
LIKE STARK MANY OF THESE GIRLS HAVE GIVEN UP A LOT
TO BE HERE...
BETWEEN PRACTICING TWO TO FOUR TIMES A WEEK AND...
We'll have tournaments everyweekend.
BUT THESE ATHLETES DON'T MIND.
it gets pretty stressful but it's all worth it when
you get to the tournament and you start doing really
it's all something you're willing to do.
AND MORE AND MORE GIRLS
ARE WILLING TO MAKE THE SACRIFICES....
AND MORE AND MORE PARENTS ARE WILLING TO FORK OVER
THE FUNDS TO MAKE IT POSSIBLE.
Denise Lohmiller, Parent
Not only do we encour regular dues on our club team
each month, it's the expenses for travel air fail,
hotel, dinner out, and everything you see in the convention
DENISE LOHMILLER HAS TWO DAUGHTERS WHO PLAY COMPETITIVE
MEANING TWICE THE EXPENCE.
BUT IN MANY WAYS.
THE SPORT IS AS ENJOYABLE FOR HER...AS IT IS FOR HER
They are learning life lessons, they are learning
what it means to stay positive, be a team player,
be there for eachother for support.
AND THE SUPPORT FROM THEIR PARENTS.
DOESN'T GO UNNOTICED.
They give up a lot it means a lot
Caiti @CaitiKXLY 13
Next weekend the older age groups will play and tournament
officials welcome anyone to come down and watch.
it's 15 dollars for the entire weekend.
Reporting in downtown Spokane, Caiti Currey KXLY 4