Crescent Indoor Volleyball Club

Crescent Indoor Volleyball Club provides girls aged 12–16 an opportunity to train with some of the best players and coaches in Southern California. Tryouts are held at the start of the season and practices are conducted twice a week at the Crossroads School in Santa Monica located at 1715 Olympic Boulevard.

Sat Sept 19 :: 9:15a – 10:45a @ Crossroads :: 6th, 7th, 8th Graders :: Hit/Set Sun
Sept 20 :: 10:00a – 11:30a @ Marymount :: 5th & 6th Graders :: Hit/Set Sun
Sept 20 :: 11:30a – 1:00p @ Marymount :: 7th & 8th Graders :: Hit/Set Mon
Sept 21 :: 6:15p – 7:45p @ Crossroads :: 9th, 10th, 11th Graders :: Serve/Pass Sat
Sept 26 :: 9:15a – 10:45a @ Crossroads :: 6th, 7th, 8th Graders :: Pass-Set-Hit Sun
Sept 27 :: 10:00a – 11:30a @ Marymount :: 5th & 6th Graders :: Pass-Set-Hit Sun
Sept 27 :: 11:30a – 1:00p @ Marymount :: 7th & 8th Graders :: Pass-Set-Hit Mon
Sept 28 :: 6:15p – 7:45p @ Crossroads :: 9th, 10th, 11th Graders :: Pass-Set-Hit

Cost is $20 per player per session. Sign up and pay for clinics online at

Other Offerings … Sign up at Two Westside options.
Lava Lite – 3rd-6th Grade … Sun 400p-530p @ Marymount (10/4-11/22 @ $125)
Lava Lite – 3rd -6th Grade … Sun 10:15a-11:45a @ JAMS (10/4-11/22 @ $125)

All Club Tryouts will be held at one of two locations:
11’s & 12’s :: Sat October 03 :: 12:30p-1:45p :: @ Marymount
13’s & 14’s :: Sat October 03 :: 2:15p-4:00p :: @ Marymount
11’s THRU 14’s :: Sun October 04 :: 9:30a-11:00a :: @ Marymount
11’s THRU 14’s :: Sat October 03 :: 9:15a-11:00a :: @ Crossroads

*Players are strongly encouraged to attend the first tryout session for their age group.
Team roster spots are not guaranteed to remain available after the first tryout session.

Pre-Registration & Cost for Club Tryouts:
Register and submit payment online at
$25 (includes shirt) if pre-registered. $30 for walk-in on-site registration.

Age Group Eligibility Definitions (Age Division – Born After Date):
18’s – Born After 09/01/96   17’s – 09/01/98
16’s – 09/01/99   15’s – 09/01/00
14’s – 09/01/01   13’s – 09/01/02
12’s – 09/01/03

1715 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA

Marymount School
10643 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90077

From basic skills to advanced strategies, all of our coaches are personally trained and mentored by volleyball legend Sinjin Smith.

Sinjin_smheadshotSinjin Smith – Director of LAVA Shack

Sinjin Smith is one of the greatest beach volleyball players in the history of the sport. Sinjin’s accomplishments as a player earned him a place in both the International Volleyball Hall of Fame and the Beach Volleyball Hall of Fame. He serves as Master Coach with the Crescent Beach Volleyball Club.

Dennis Marlow – LAVA Shack Asst. Director & Locals CC Director

A longtime player and high school coach, Dennis Marlow founded Crescent BVC in 2011 and has coached with the club ever since. An alumnus of UNC, Dennis left the East Coast in 2002 to compete on the AVP Tour, which he did until 2005.

Lala_smheadshotLauren “Lala” Joseph

An L.A. native with 20 years of experience playing and coaching volleyball, Lala joined Sinjin Volleyball in 2013 as Head Coach of the Crescent Indoor Club. She played indoor volleyball at Tulane and was a member of beach legend Gene Selznick’s club team.

About Us


Sinjin Smith became "King of the Beach" by learning first-hand from the beach volleyball legends of his day.

Now, he's passing that knowledge on to you—helping players of all ages and abilities become the best they can be.



Please don't hesitate to contact Dennis Marlow, Executive Director of Sinjin Volleyball, with any questions.

   (310) 940-7166
    Santa Monica, CA

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