PCVC slates tryouts for players in grades 5-8

Polk County Volleyball Club will hold tryouts on Tuesday, Jan. 19, for players in grades 5-8.

Any Polk County Schools student in grades 5-8 can attend the tryouts, which will be held at Foothills Community Church on Landrum Road in Columbus. Students in grades 5-6 can attend from 6-7 p.m., with students in grades 7-8 trying out from 7-8 p.m.

Players are asked to arrive at least 15 minutes early to complete paperwork and COVID-19 screening. Masks are required to participate in the tryout, and there is a $20 fee for participating.

Sixth graders involved in Polk County Middle School basketball can arrange to take part in the later time slot or can arrive late.

Any interested player who is currently in quarantine, has COVID-19 symptoms or has a family member with exposure should contact club officials at pcvc.travel@gmail.com to arrange an alternate tryout. Anyone interested in obtaining forms ahead of Tuesday’s tryout can also email pcvc.travel@gmail.com.