2017 Tryout Information
Current Paloma Valley Students Tryouts will be held on May 16th at 3:30pm. Players will need a current physical on file to participate. You must attend the tryout to be considered for a team. Tryouts may continue on May 17th if needed.
Incoming Freshman and Transfer Students Tryouts will be held on July 24th from 8-10am. Trouts may continue on July 25-28th. We will have cuts after each tryout day. Players will need a current physical on file to participate. Players must attend on July 24th to be considered for a team. Freshman may be placed on Freshman, JV, or Varsity Teams. Each team will have 10-15 players.
Rm. J108, Ext. 22259Coach Kaas
Coach Stephen Kaas began his volleyball career as a setter at Elsinore High School. After graduation he attended Ricks College, while at Ricks College he was the starting setter on the Mens team and an assistant coach for the nationally ranked women’s team. After he earned his A.S. in Sports Medicine he transferred to BYU.
While at BYU he coached at Jordan High School, helping Jordan qualify for the State tournament. After the birth of his first son, he moved his family back to Southern California. While attending Cal State San Bernardino, Coach Kaas served as an Assistant coach for their nationally ranked team. That team won its way to the regional finals.
Stephen then accepted a teaching and coaching position at Paloma Valley High School. He took a 2 year break from coaching at Paloma to coach with at RCC. While at RCC, the Tigers were ranked in the top 25 and made the state playoffs. Stephen returned to Paloma Valley and his team won the Sunbelt League title in 2011. While at Paloma Valley, he coached the Boys team for 3 seasons. He has coached at 951 Elite Volleyball since 2005.
Carrie Hamilton - Assistant Coach
Lexi Hein - Assistant Coach