Puma Volleyball

Welcome to the Preston Volleyball Page!

(Changes possible with consideration to COVID-19. Read more HERE)

Fall Sports Announcement:

Notice from Russ McKinstry - PSD Director of Athletics

We have decided to pause middle school athletics at this time with the goal of hopefully offering a modified season for all ten sports after the holiday break beginning in early January.  We are deeply saddened by this, but our number 1 priority is the health and safety of our students. 

Please contact Preston Middle School if you have questions. 970-488-7351

Season Dates: 

Registration Opens: 

Preston Students: $120.00     Non Preston Students: $132.00 

Non-Preston Students: *Home school students or students who attend a school that does not offer middle school athletics will be placed upon request per the PSD Placement Guidelines.  Interested parents must contact the PSD Athletic office at 970-490-3332 to request formal athletic placement.

 A BLUE CARD is needed to turn into coach before the season begins. How to get a BLUE CARD: 

  1. Please REGISTER ONLINE  with SPORTS ENGINE.   Please read registration page carefully. 
  2. Pay the fee on School Pay at the end of the registration process or payment can be made in the front office. 
  3. Turn in a Physical signed by your students physician to the front office.  Physicals are required before camps or the first day of practice.
  • Please contact the coach or Athletic Secretary at 488-7351 for more information. 
  • If your student requires Emergency and Rescue Medication CLICK HERE.
  • PSD Athletic Page HERE


Summer Training Opportunities

(If Season is Opened by PSD)

Open Gyms: Athletes who are interested in trying out for the volleyball team are welcome to join for skill training and game play
  • August 13th: 3:00 - 5:00pm

  • August 14th: 3:00 - 5:00pm

7th & 8th Grade Tryout Information

7th Grade Coach:  TBD         8th Grade Coach: Laura Barnes

Optional Pre-Tryout Meeting: 

  • The purpose of this meeting is for parents and athletes who have questions about the try-out process and questions/ concerns about the registration process required prior to tryouts

  • Date: Thursday August 13th 3:30pm- 4:00pm.


  • Dates: August 17th, 18th, and 19th
  • Times: 3:15pm - 5:00pm
  • Requirements: Athletes must give a BLUE CARD to coaches prior to tryouts
  • See registration steps at the top of this page

Good luck to all during tryouts. Do your best, work hard, and HAVE FUN!

Practice Information:

Practices: Everyday from 3:15pm - 5:05pm

Season Information:

  • 1st Practice is on Thursday, August 20th

  • 16 players will be selected for each grade level

  • Practice starts Promptly at 3:15 pm every day

  • Bring a water bottle, practice clothes, knee pads, and athletic shoes every day 

  • Game Schedule can be found on Sports Engine

    • Varsity games @ 3:30 pm (Matches - best 2 out of 3 sets to 25 points, 3rd set to 15 points)

    • Junior Varsity games follow directly after varsity matches (2 sets to 25 points)

Parent /Athlete & Coaches Meeting for athletes who make the team:

7th Grade: TBA

8th Grade: August 20th 5:00pm - 5:30pm in the Puma Cafeteria


Title Name Phone Email
Athletic Director Bill Saint 970-488-7302 wsaint@psdschools.org
Athletic Secretary   970-488-7451