Important Information
FSJ Honors
Coach Karen Waack
Thank you for 20 years of coaching!

Summer Volleyball Camps
Camps offered by Northside, Southside, UAFS  and the University of Arkansas are now available this summer. Sign up now!
Click here for more information!


Nationals NEWS
5 FSJ teams win bids to Nationals by finishing 1st or 2nd at the Delta Regional Bid Qualifier in Conway; 16-1, 15-1, 13-1, combined with the 12-1s and 18s who have already accepted bids. They will be representing FSJ at Nationals this summer.

River Valley Rumble Results have been posted!


We will be adding a Sunday morning worship service to the Battle this weekend. It will begin at 7:15 and be over by 7:35am and take place in the northeast corner of the convention center (the Rotunda). The worship service will be lead by Drew Cone. Drew is the current Activities Director for Van Buren School District and played football in the NFL for the Dallas Cowboys and is very active with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes organization.

2016 BATF is in the books!

2016 BATF results have been posted!
2/9/2016 5pm

BATF Champions
10's/11's Gold - Club Velocity 11-1
12's Gold - OK Charge 12-1
13's Gold - FSJ 13-1
14's Gold - OK Charge 14-1

15's Gold - OK Charge 15-1
16's Gold - Club One 15-1 Black
17's Gold - FSJ 17-1
18's Gold - FSJ 18-1

Redland Gold Winners 12-1's


Redland Gold Winners 14-1's


Important Dates!

December 31
Deadline for this years 2016 Battle at the Fort T-Shirt contest. Please no pictures needed, just email a sentence or phrase to Lee Dewey.

January 4
Deadline for program advertisements. Contact Sonya Mullins if more information is needed.

Battle at the Fort Volunteer and Hospitality Team Representatives meeting 7:00pm in the Board Room (Each Team must have a representative present at this meeting.)

January 10
FSJ Building clean up day - starting at 1:30pm.

Winter League meeting - at FSJ building starting at 1:00pm.

Updated 12/29/2015

FSJ hosts a new 14's/15's Tournament in March.
RIVER VALLEY RUMBLE see tab above.

Battle at the Fort 2016 Dates Posted:
January 30-31 Ages 15-18
February 6-7 Ages 10-14
Details Coming Soon...

18-1 Jessica Olienyk signs with Mississippi College! Congratulations Jessica!!!

Congrats to Travis Stephens and the 14-2's on winning the Lone Star Classic tournament Select division in Dallas. Great way to end the season!

Antonela Suzuki's Little Spikers SUMMER CAMP is coming up.
July 27-29 (9am-Noon) for girls and boys ages 6-11.
More information and registration form


Father/Daughter tournament 4v4
Start planning your Father's Day weekend. We will be hosting our Father-Daughter tournament once again. Date will be Saturday June 20th. This year it will be 4 vs 4. Teams will consist of 2 dads and 2 daughters. We hope to have enough teams to have several divisions this year; younger ages, older ages and possibly alumni. $50 per team. All uncles, other family members and father figures are welcome. More details will be announced later.


2015 Tournament Results posted...

________________________________________ Hot Springs Presidents Day Highlights

14-1's and 14-2's win 1st and 2nd place Gold
16-1's take 2nd place Gold in the 17/18's div.
18's take 2nd place Silver
15-Booneville wins 1st place Bronze
13-1's take 3rd place Gold
15-1's take 4th place Gold in the 16's div.
2015 Battle at the Fort Results
Congrats to FSJ 14-1's, 15-1's and 16-1's for keeping the Gold in Fort Smith!
Also great job 17-1's and 14-2's finishing 2nd overall.
10-1's, 11-1's and 12-1's finish 3rd overall.
11-2's won Silver!
15-Booneville and 12-2's take 2nd place in Silver!
Great Job FSJ!

New session of Little Spikers

WHEN: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:30 pm starting March 3rd. Program lasts 5 weeks.
FSJ Volleyball Complex (5720 S. 73rd Place, across from Ben Geren Park)
Click on the Little Spikers Tab above. Save and fill out the registration form and email it to:

BATF Week 2 Brackets have been updated!


BATF Week 2 (Feb 7 & 8) NEWS
A marathon is also scheduled for Sunday morning, Feb 8th this year. Convention Center parking will be shared for both events. Please be aware of this and plan accordingly.
Write-up in the Times Record on Battle at the Fort gives FSJ good publicity.

There will be a Christian Inter-denominational Church Service Sunday Morning (Feb 8) at 7am in the Front Rotunda at the Convention Center. Hope to see you there!
Battle at the Fort
Week 1 Pools and Brackets have been posted.

Weekend update - Jan 17-18
10-1's win Gold in 11's in Tulsa.
12-2's win Silver in Tulsa.
15-Booneville win Silver in Tulsa.
17-1's win Bronze in Kansas City.

Other good showings
15-2's finish 2nd Gold in Dallas.
11'1's finish 3rd in 12's Gold in Tulsa.
12-1's and 15-1's finish 3rd Gold in K.C.
11-2's finish 2nd Gold in Tulsa.

BATF - Pool Wave Times
Jan 31- Feb 1
15's - AM
16's - split AM/PM
17's & 18's - PM
Feb 7 - 8
11's & 12's - AM
13's - split AM/PM
14's - split AM/PM

Congrats to the FSJ 11-2's winning Silver at the Ozark Challenge! FSJ 11-1's take 2nd place in the 12's division at the Ozark Challenge and FSJ 16-1's take Gold at MLK in Dallas!

________________________________________ FSJ takes home 3 Golds and a Silver from the Redland Rendezvous tournament in OKC. Golds going to 12-1's, 15-1's, and 16-1's. Silver taken by the 14-2's.
Great Job!

Program ads are due by Monday, January 5th at 9pm. Please turn them in at the purple box. Make sure all information is filled out so we know who to give credit to.


Winter League
- For those that missed the meeting this past Sunday we will have another meeting this coming Tuesday Dec 16th at 6pm at the FSJ building. If you attended Sunday you do not need to attend again.


New session of Little Spikers

WHEN: Every Tuesday 4:00-5:30 pm starting January 13th. Program lasts 5 weeks.
WHERE: FSJ Volleyball Complex (5720 S. 73rd Place, across from Ben Geren Park)
DETAILS: Click on the Little Spikers Tab above. Save and fill out the registration form and email it to:


A 1 hour Fit Camp is being held at the FSJ Building on select Tuesday nights and Saturday mornings through the end of April. As parents of an athlete if not multiple children with extra curricular activities, we know you have busy schedules and it is difficult to get a workout in. Jordan Pickett, a former UAFS athlete and health coach, is going to be holding a Fit Camp during practice times on Tuesday from 6:00-7:00 and Saturday from 8:30-9:30. Fit Camp is designed for all levels of fitness from beginner to advanced! Camp will involve interval training and body weight exercises designed to burn calories and build strength. A towel or mat is suggested..



Winter League Meeting Sunday December 7th 2:00pm. If you are interested in the Winter League, come to the informational meeting. It should only last about 30 minutes.


2015 Payment Schedules have been posted.

Check out our new Winter League. Click on the tab above for more information.

For the latest up to date FSJ info, check out our Facebook page:

Battle at the Fort 2015 dates are set for Jan 31-Feb 1 for 15-18's and Feb 7-8 for 10-14's.

Last year over 190 teams compted in the tournament held at the Fort Smith Convention Center and our own practice facility.

Fort Smith Juniors At-Large positions are filled by Brian Holland and Antonela Suzuki.
________________________________________ Volleyball Position Camp
Focus on position specific skills!
For all players 7th grade and older. Led by UAFS Lions volleyball head coach Jane Sargent and new assistants Jonny and Stephanie Neeley. August 9th.
Check out the "Summer" Tab for more information.
Summer boot camp is here!
Get a head start for the upcoming season!
Cost is only $5/session
11's (5th grade) - Thursdays 5:30 - 7:00
12's (6th grade) - Tues And Thurs 6-8pm
Attention all FSJ coaches
Jane Sargent and new asst. coaches Stephanie and Johnny Neeley are going to conduct a coaching clinic on Friday August 15 from 5:30 to 8:30pm for all FSJ coaches. If you plan on coaching FSJ this coming year you need to be there.

Little Spikers Summer Camp coming soon!
Monday July 28 - Wednesday July 30.
9:00am - Noon
$60 (t-shirt included!)
Coach Antonela Suzuki
Sign up now!

Congratulations to the FSJ 18's going to Nationals for the 3rd straight year.

This year's 18's team had 8 players offered scholarships and 6 of them chose to continue their volleyball careers at the collegiate level! We are proud of you!!

Beth Brankle - John Brown University
Maddie Gilliam - Univ of Arkansas Fort Smith.
Drew Jones - Arkansas State University
Mariah King - Arkansas Tech University
Nicole Knight - Arkansas State University
Leilani Ocasio - Lyon College
Merit Jennings - Hendrix College
Jamie Tipton - Lyon College

Welcome Delta Region teams!

Delta Regional Tournament this weekend at the FSJ building across from Ben Geren Park...

5709 S. 73rd Place
Fort Smith, AR

Please bring your own chairs as seating is very limited!
We would like to thank the sponsors of the Fort Smith Juniors Volleyball Club. We rely on the generous community support provided by these quality businesses in the River Valley and greater Fort Smith area. Our sponsors help us keep costs down to reach kids in our area.