Team BC Select 2020 Program Overview

Volleyball BC Team BC Programs work to identify, train and develop high potential athletes and coaches who aspire to represent Canada internationally. Team BC programs provide a pathway for athletes and coaches to reach elite levels with in the sport of Indoor and Beach Volleyball.

The Team BC Select is the top program for athletes in the Team BC pathway. Athletes will continue to build off previously established high performance concepts. Athletes train to compete at the Canada Cup, and every four years at the Canada Summer Games.

Eligible Athletes

Volleyball BC and/or Volleyball Canada member athletes born in 2002 or later.

Note: The extended 16-month age categories do not apply for the Team BC Select program. Overage athletes born in 2001 are not eligible to compete in the younger age category.

Selection Process

Athletes attend the Team BC Select Tryouts

Location: Harry Jerome Sports Centre

Date & Times: 


May 30 – 830 – 1030 am & 1-3 pm
May 31 – 9-12 pm


May 30 1030-1230 pm & 3-5 pm
May 31 12-3 pm

Registration opens April 1st 2020, will close May 27 2020 –

Athletes born in 2003 or younger who attend Team BC Select Tryouts, and are not selected to the program MAY be invited to the Team BC 16/17U Baden Cup. Athletes MUST attend the Team BC Select Tryout to be considered for the Team BC Select program.
*Athletes who cannot attend the Team BC Select Tryout may be eligible to complete an external application. Please email for full details.
**Athletes born September – December 2002 may attend Team BC Regional Selection Camps.

Program Roster

Males – TBD

Females – TBD

Program Coaches


Head Coach – Charles Parkinson
Assistant Coach – TBD


Head Coach – Ryan Adams
Assistant Coach – TBD

Team BC Apparel

All Athletes will receive a Volleyball BC Team BC apparel package (3 training shirts, shorts, top + bottom and bag). Please note that Team BC Jersey’s are property of Volleyball BC and are to be returned at the completion of the Canada Cup Program. Athlete’s have the option to purchase their Team BC Jersey for $65.00 paid to Volleyball BC at the end of the Team BC program.

Team BC Select Training

Location: Kamloops – Thompson Rivers University (TRU) & Tournament Capital Center 
Date & Times: Kamloops July 6 – 15th
Check in will take place on July 5th at 5 pm at TRU Residence

Accommodations: TRU Residence 
Food: 3 meals/day TRU Food Services
Medical Services: Head Therapist & Student Therapist on-site at Kamloops Training

Bed linens, towels and a room service will be provided at the TRU residence. Laundry service will also be available to athletes to clean clothes during the event.

Canada Cup – Volleyball Canada

Dates: July 15-19 2020
Location: Calgary, AB
Accommodations: TBD

Transportation: Athletes & coaches will bus from Kamloops to Calgary. Athletes will need to be picked up from Kamloops or Vancouver July 19th. 

Program Fees

Travel Athlete $1900 + GST

Fees include 10 days of training, accommodation, food and on-site therapy, Team BC apparel, travel to Calgary AB, accommodation and food in Calgary during training and the Canada Cup.

Registration DUE – July 20th –

Key Dates

May 30-31 – Team BC Select Tryouts – Burnaby
June 3 – Team BC Select Program Roster Announced
July 5 – Team BC Select athletes arrive for check-in at TRU, Kamloops
July 6-15 – Team BC Select Training
July 15 – Depart for Canada Cup via Bus to Calgary AB
July 15 – 19 – Canada Cup, Halifax, NS
July 19 – Return to Kamloops and Lower Mainland

Canadian Sport Institute

Athletes selected to the Team BC Select program are eligible for support and services through the Canadian Sport Institute. Athletes will be receiving an email regarding registration and further details in July 2020.

The Canadian Sport Institute, through a partnership with the Province of BC and viaSport, the network of Pacific Sport Centres, and Volleyball BC work together to deliver programs and services to place BC Athletes on National Teams, and ensure athletes and coaches have every advantage to win medals for Canada. The partners work jointly to encourage sport excellence and increase podium performances in communities throughout British Columbia. Team BC Coaches may be eligible for benefits and resources, for more information please see the links below.

Eligibility and Registration

BC External Credentials Program

Athletes that participate with the Team BC Select program are eligible to earn Athlete 12 external sports credentials. Eligible athletes will receive a verification letter from Volleyball BC in August once the BC Summer Games have completed. For more information on the pre-approved athlete programs, and how to get credit please visit the Government of BC’s website.

Team BC Training 2020/21

Team BC will provide 3 weekend training camps for Team BC eligible athletes to access between September 2020 – March 2021. The purpose of the Team BC Training Camps are to provide additional high performance training opportunities for Team BC athletes throughout the year. Team BC training camps take a holistic approach to athlete development for targeted athletes by physical testing and training lead by performance partners Oval HP as well as psychological and life skill development lead by performance partner Athlete Wellness Academy.

Eligible Athletes: Team BC Select Athletes, Team BC Red and Blue Athletes, Volleyball Canada Identified Athletes, Canada Summer Games Identified Athletes
Dates*: #1 September 12-13 2020, #2 December 12-13 2020, #3 March 18-21 2021

Location: Harry Jerome Sports Centre, Burnaby BC
Schedule: TBD, approximately 6 hrs each day
Accommodations, Transportation & Food: Athletes and parents will have to organize their own transportation, accommodation and food for the weekend.
Cost: TBD

*dates are subject to change

Have a question? Email Technical Director Jay Tremonti –

Last Update: November 26 2019

Team BC Select Roster 2019

Males – Tyson Ardell, Matthew Battad, Kyle Cook, Jackson Corneil, Owen Cotito, Liam Espedido, Roan McCarthy, Jayden Quinto, Liam Remple, Jacob Ringma, Luke Tiegen, Jonas Van Huizen, Logan Wenzel, Markus Wong. Females – Lauren Attieh, Fiona Bayfield, Cailin Bitter, Erica Bolink, Natalie Davidson, Akash Grewal, Dryden Gris, Davida Hill, Emma Letkeman, Alana Leung, Emily Matsui, Ellie Oestreich, Ellie Sinclair, Aja Sy.

Team BC Selects Roster 2018

Females Shea Baker, Tamar Bil, Fiona Chen, Serena Gentile, Kirsten Kampman, Hanna Kolof, Ella Lawrence, Grace McGillivray, Kohl Peters, Delaney Scholz, Jocelyn Sherman, Jadyn van Santen, Kaitlyn Vanderkooi, Abby Willett Coaches  Head Coach – Rob Gowe Assistant Coach – Nikki Cornwall Males Mark Armstrong, Bailey Burdick, Daniel Everton, Ted Graveson, Sander Keil, Kristofer La Guardia, Rhys Matheson, Roan McCarthy, Nicholas Prokopich, Matthew Shand, Jordan Simpson, Leonard Tesarik, Luke Tiegen, Aaron Voth Coaches Head Coach – Ian Perry Assistant Coach – Andrew Robson  

Team BC 18U 2017 Male Roster

Name: Cody Boulding Height: 6’5 Position: MB Hometown: Prince George Club: PGYVC Kodiaks Post Secondary Commitment: n/a Instagram: n/a
Name: Mike Dowhaniuk Height: 6’3 Position: OH Hometown: South Surrey Club: Seaside Surf Post Secondary Commitment: UBC Instagram: m_dowhaniuk
Name: Landon Currie Height: 5’10 Position: LB Hometown: Vernon Club: KVC KaPow! Post Secondary Commitment: Thompson Rivers University Instagram: landon_currie3
Name: John Colobong Height: 5’10 Position: LB Hometown: Burnaby Club: FVVC Post Secondary Commitment: Douglas College Instagram: j_col99
Name: Evan Veldman Height: 6’4 Position: OH Hometown: Terrace Club: PGYVC Kodiaks Post Secondary Commitment: Kings College Instagram: evanveldman5
Name: Daniel Everton Height: 6’5 Position: S Hometown: Penticton Club: KVC Krew 17 Post Secondary Commitment: n/a Instagram: hadacbabadada4356
Name: Teo Ardanaz Height: 6’8 Position: MB Hometown: Delta Club: Seaside Surf  17 Post Secondary Commitment: n/a Instagram: n/a
Name: Reid Marriott Height: 6’4 Position: OH Hometown: Langley Club: FVVC Post Secondary Commitment: Douglas College Instagram:
Name: Ryan Hampe Height: 6’6 Position: MB Hometown: Prince George Club: PGYVC Kodiaks Post Secondary Commitment: n/a Instagram: ryanhampe_
Name: Morgan Nichols Height: 6’3 Position: S Hometown: Oyama Club: KVC KaPow! Post Secondary Commitment: UBC Okanagan Instagram: Morgan_nichols99
Name: Max Haronga Height: 6’5 Position: OH Hometown: Vancouver Club: Apex Massive Post Secondary Commitment: n/a Instagram: M.haronga Name: Coltyn Liu Height: 6’5 Position: OH Hometown: Vancouver Club: FVVC Post Secondary Commitment: UBC Instagram: coltthebolt4
 Not Pictured Bobby Blaskoits Brodie Hofer Shaw Zhao

Team BC 18U 2017 Female Roster

Name: Sedona Arabsky
Name: Tiffany Westerberg
Name: Kiera Van Ryk
Name: Sadie Taylor-Parks
Name: Savannah Purdy
Name: Bryn Pasin
Name: Kayla Oxland
Name: Erin Mutch
Name: Sarah McKillican
Name: Cara Kovacs
Name: Kalyn Hartmann
Name: Sydney Grills
Name: Avery Gammel
Name: Danika Cowie
Not in Picture Katarina Pantovic