Competing today are the 15 Open, 15 Premier, 15 Club, 15 Aspire, 15 Classic, 17 Open, 17 Premier, 17 Club, 17, Classic 18 Club, and 18 Classic divisions. For complete schedule & results, click here. For some of our favorite action shots so far, click here.
For the second year in a row, AAU volleyball partnered with Feeding Children Everywhere, a national organization dedicated to fighting hunger by assembling healthy meals for hungry children.
Three waves of of players, coaches and officials along with AAU volleyball leadership and AAU staff, volunteered their time on June 16th to pack meals for children in Orlando, Cincincinatti, Louisville and two other cities.
The next day, AAU continued to care with the inaugural AAU Dig Pink Day (video) #AAUDigsPink by partnering with The Side-Out Foundation to raise money for breast cancer research. This day touches and inspires the lives of many, like Cindy Noonan and her daughter, Mary (video).
On Sunday, June 18th, the 10, 11, 12 Open, 12 Club, 12 Classic, 13 Open, 13 Premier, 13 Club, 13 Classic, 14 Open, 14 Premier, 14 Club, 14 Aspire and 14 Classic division held their finals games and received awards. Giving some dad's a very Happy Father's Day. Click here for award photos.
Later that night, players, coaches, officials and parents stepped off the court and onto the sand for to attend the annual water park party at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon.
Be sure and check us out on Facebook today -- we'll have TWO #AAUVBNatls matches streamed LIVE on our FB page today at 1 PM (15 Open) and 8 PM (15 Club).
What Is Pickleball?
AAU Pickleball Serves First-Ever Event in Florida
The AAU Englewood Chill Blast Pickleball Tournament made history this weekend as the first-ever pickleball event hosted for AAU members. (What the heck is pickleball?!) More than 180 athletes from 11 states and Canada – ranging from age 19 to 75 – competed on Florida’s west coast as part of the Florida Pickleball League.
Best Bats to Use at AAU Baseball Nationals in 2018
Ask an Expert: AAU Alum Lauryn Williams (Part 2)
Remember When... Dwyane Wade Visited ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Back in 2010, before Wade and his buddy LeBron James joined forces in South Beach for the Heat, Wade joined Mickey Mouse and played a special 3-on-3 basketball game with athletes in town for the 16U AAU Girls Basketball National Championships at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.
18 AAU Events You Don't Want to Miss in 2018
Summertime is right around the corner and, with that, comes the bulk of AAU national championship season. The AAU is constantly adding new events and new competition opportunities for youth athletes and, in recent years, a larger focus has been placed on developing the whole event – not just organizing a tournament. Complete with social responsibility initiatives and unique family vacation opportunities, take a look at the 18 AAU events you are not going to want to miss in 2018.
IOWA KIDS STATE FOLKSTYLE CHAMPIONSHIPS
TRI_ CITIES FASTBREAK FRENZY & Saturday Nite Light
Smokey Mountain Gymnastics Vacation Classic
Providence Grand Prix
Eastmont Winter Classic
Lake City Shootout
26th Annual Coyote Invite
Tri-City Warm-up Tournament