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23 Aug 2017

AAU Volleyball wins prestigious sports industry award

AAU Volleyball wins prestigious sports industry award

Connect Sports honors 44th AAU Girls' Junior National Championships as Best Amateur Sporting Event of the Year in a ceremony today Wednesday, August 23 in New Orleans.

16 Aug 2017

Vote for Best Amateur Sports Event

Vote for Best Amateur Sports Event

2017 AAU Girls' Junior National Volleyball Championships nominated for annual Sports Travel Awards

30 Jun 2017

The 44th AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships Recap

The 44th AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships Recap

The 44th AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships, the world's largest volleyball event, came to a close Monday. 

27 Jun 2017

Indiana Volleyball Club Keeps Teammates Selfless Spirit Alive at AAU Girls Nationals

Indiana Volleyball Club Keeps Teammates Selfless Spirit Alive at AAU Girls Nationals

The wooden cross on the side of the road is a daily reminder for Kelsey Niccum.

“Sometimes I just go there and cry,” Niccum said.

In October 2015, Niccum lost her 17-year-old best friend, Emilie Harnish, in a tragic two-vehicle accident at a rural intersection in Indiana not far from Niccum’s family home in Wabash County. Nearly two years since that tragic day, Niccum wears her friend’s number and initials on her knee pads as a way to keep her friend close while playing the sport they both loved. She and her teammates at Grant County Volleyball Club keep Emilie alive by sharing stories of her selflessness and genuine love for others.

17 Jun 2017

AAU Cares 2017: Packing meals and cancer awareness

AAU Cares 2017: Packing meals and cancer awareness

15 Jun 2017

Opening Ceremonies & Day 1 competition at Girls Junior National Volleyball Championships

Opening Ceremonies & Day 1 competition at Girls Junior National Volleyball Championships

Opening ceremonies, competition begins and more from Day 1.

8 Jun 2017

More Than 35,000 Athletes Set to Compete in World’s Largest Volleyball Event in Central Florida Next Week

More Than 35,000 Athletes Set to Compete in World’s Largest Volleyball Event in Central Florida Next Week

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 8, 2017) – More than 35,000 athletes from across the country, including thousands of Orlando-area athletes, are expected to bring more than $52 million in economic impact to Central Florida during the 44th annual AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships beginning Thursday, June 15 at Orange County Convention Center and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.

18 Nov 2016

Amateur Athletic Union, ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex and Visit Orlando Recognized Nationally for Marquee AAU Volleyball Event

Amateur Athletic Union, ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex and Visit Orlando Recognized Nationally for Marquee AAU Volleyball Event

ORLANDO, Florida (November 18, 2016) – The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), in conjunction with ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex and Visit Orlando, was honored by Sports Destination Management as a recipient of the 2016 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism award for the impact generated by the 43rd AAU Girls’ Junior Volleyball National Championship.

28 Jun 2016

RECAP: Orlando Community Greatly Impacted by Eight-Day AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships

RECAP: Orlando Community Greatly Impacted by Eight-Day AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 28, 2016) – More than 27,000 athletes from across the country bumped, set and spiked their way through the 43rd annual AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships last week in Central Florida.

9 Jun 2016

More Than 27,000 Athletes Set to Compete Next Week

More Than 27,000 Athletes Set to Compete Next Week
More than 27,000 athletes from across the country, including thousands of Orlando-area athletes, are expected to bump, set and spike during the 43rd annual AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships this week in Central Florida.
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