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Junior Ranger Volleyball

Jr Ranger is a middle school program sponsored by Forest Lake Area Athletic Association and Lakes Volleyball.  The program is for all incoming 7th & 8th grade girls who want to play volleyball.

Our philosophy is to provide an opportunity for middle school girls to participate in the great game of volleyball, learn & enhance skills, learn time management, teamwork, all while having fun!!


Who : Incoming 7th and 8th Grade Girls from the Forest Lake Community

Where : Forest Lake Area Middle School

When : Season runs from August 21, 2023 - October 18, 2023 (2024 season information TBD)

Cost: $150



More detail about the schedule below

2024-2025 season info coming!...


2023-2024 SEASON info below for reference

August 21 - August 31


7th Grade Girls8th Grade Girls
Practice Schedule *Mondays & Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Forest Lake Middle School or Forest Lake Area High SchoolTuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Forest Lake Middle School or Forest Lake Area High School
EvaluationsAug 30thAug 31st

August 29th -practice at Forest Lake Area High School south fieldhouse. All other practices will be at Forest Lake Area Middle School.

We do recognize that Tues. Aug 29th is open house at the middle school.  Unfortunately, due to gym space and coaches schedules, we are not able to move practice to a different night or time.  We will be holding practice that evening for those that are able to attend. We understand that some players may not be able to attend practice in order to attend open house.

2024-2025 season info coming!...


2023-2024 SEASON - September 6 – September 7


7th Grade Girls8th Grade Girls
Practice Schedule*Wednesday, September 6 from 2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. at Forest Lake Middle SchoolThursday, September 7 from 2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. at Forest Lake Middle School

******MANDATORY PARENT MEETING******

7TH GRADE Wed Aug 30th, 2023 6:45 cafeteria-FLAMS

8TH GRADE Thurs Aug 31st, 2023 6:45 cafeteria-FLAMS


Teams will be formed after the evaluations are completed. Coaches will communicate with the players.

Those 7th & 8th graders making our In House program will practice Mondays & Wednesdays after school from 2:30-4:15 pm.

In-house games are scheduled for Wed’s starting at 4 pm. Will have one travel date on 10/4/23 to LILA. Parents will need to get their athlete to LILA by 3:30 pm.


Those 7th & 8th graders making our Travel program will practice Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:30-4:15 pm.

These teams will travel & play in two playdates and one tournament on designated Saturdays.

Tentative playdates/competition dates  9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14 (morning to early afternoon start times). The competition will be hosted around the Twin Cities Metro area with other area clubs. Parents are responsible for getting their athlete to and from these events. This costs an additional $75.

2023-2024 SEASON - September 11 – October 18 (Teams Announced)


In House Players (No Travel & No Saturdays)Travel Players (Travel & Saturday Play)
Practice Schedule*Starting September 11, practice will be Monday & Wednesday (on non-game days) from 2:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. at Forest Lake Middle School or Forest Lake Area High SchoolStarting September 12, practice will be Tuesday & Thursday from 2:30 – 4:15 p.m. at Forest Lake Middle School or Forest Lake Area High School
Game Schedule*Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m.Saturday play dates in the Twin Cities
Cost$150.00 per player$225.00 per player

Pictures for in-house teams will be on Mon Sept 11th

Pictures for travel teams will be on Tues Sept 12th

Order envelopes will be sent home with each player.



Oct 5, and Oct 12th practice will be at Forest Lake Area High School in the South fieldhouse.  All other practices will be at Forest Lake Area Middle School

*Note: Schedules are tentative and dependent upon number or registrations, gym availability, coach availability, etc.


Registration is closed for 2023

JVA Insurance Form details

Please use the following when filling out the JVA Insurance Form

Club: Lakes Volleyball Club, Forest Lake , MN

Club Director: Farrah McPhee

Club Director's Email: president@lakesvolleyball.org