Ignite Volleyball

 Ignite volleyball has two competitive teams:

   Middle School (grades 6-8) and High School (grades 9-12).


WHO WE PLAY:  We compete against local Christian and private schools in West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky.

WHEN: Our season runs from August through October

WHERE: Our home gym is Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Scott Depot, WV

PRACTICES: We practice 3x per week. Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays

HOW CAN YOU BE A PART: Try-outs are held in early summer each year (end of May, beginning of June)

OPEN GYMS: During our off season, Ignite will host open gyms for players to continue to keep up their skills and for new potential players to learn the sport.  Please watch our website under NEWS and EVENTS for information about upcoming open gyms.

HOW YOU CAN SUPPORT THE TEAM: Come to our home games at Good Shepherd Baptist!!! Admission is $3 for an adult and $1 student (under 5 FREE).

2021 Open Gyms

April 6th, 20th

May 11th, 25th

June 22nd, 29th*

July 6th, 13th, 27th*


All open gyms are hosted at Good Shepherd Baptist. The April and May dates are open to anyone interested in learning/practicing their volleyball skills.  The June and July dates will be open for those who make the 2021 teams.


Middle school open gyms are open to current 4th grade-7th grade and will be held from 6-7:30pm

High school open gyms are open to current 8th-12th graders and will be held from 7:30-9:00pm


Tryouts for 2021 Season

June 1st and 8th

Middle school tryouts 6:00-7:30

High school tryouts 7:30-9:00

Please attend both dates, if possible. If you are unable to attend both dates due to vacation or other reasons or for general questions, please contact the volleyball Athletic Director: 

Carrie Black

304-444-6997 or blackfive96@yahoo.com

Please note: Athletes must be at least 51% homeschooled to play for Ignite. Virtual homeschooling through a county school system does not qualify as homeschooling because students are eligible to play sports for the county in which they are virtual.