Volleyball Clinics & Camps
Hosted by Coach Mark Foster
(Indian Rocks Christian Varsity Coach)

Coach Foster has built a very successful volleyball program at Indian Rocks Christian School over the last 15 years.  In 2005, the school enjoyed their first winning season with a record of 19-7.  Since 2005, Coach Foster has led his Varsity teams to an 
overall record of 263-143 and several Top 10 State Rankings:

2003 = (3-18)
2004 = (8-17)
2005 = (19-7)
2006 = (24-6)
2007 = (26-3)
2008 = (21-8)
  2009 = (17-12)
2010 = (23-7)
2011 = (21-9)
2012 = (19-8)
   2013 = (14-11) 
   2014 = (10-17) 
          2015 = (16-11)        
  2016 = (14-12)
2017 = (12-9)
  2018 = (11-16)
2019 = (16-7)
(Overall 274-178)


During his time at Indian Rocks Christian, he has led the program to 2 District Championships (2006, 2007), 4 District Runner-ups (2008-2011), 6 Consecutive Regional Semifinal appearances (2006-2011), 2 Bay Conference Runner-ups (2008, 2009), 3 Bay Conference Championships (2010-12), and received the St. Petersburg Times Coach of the Year Award in 2006.  

In 2017, Coach Foster became the first coach in Pinellas County to start a HS Girls Beach Volleyball Program, which is sanctioned by the Sunshine State Athletic Conference and the Florida Region of USA Volleyball. In the three years of the Beach Volleyball Program existence at Indian Rocks Christian, Coach Foster has comprised an Overall Dual Record of 39-19 (.672 win %).

BEACH VOLLEYBALL RECORD:

2017 (5-3 Overall Record (3-1 Conference), 41-14 Pairs Record)
   *2nd place - Bishop McLaughlin Beach Invitational
*9th place finish at States
2018 (15-9 Overall Record (2-0 Conference), 105-43 Pairs Record)
*1st place - Indian Rocks Beach Invitational
*2nd place - Bishop McLaughlin Beach Invitational
*5th place finish at States
2019 (17-7 Overall Record (4-1 Conference), 114-48 Pairs Record)
*3rd place - Indian Rocks Beach Invitational
*1st place - Bishop McLaughlin Beach Invitational
*Class A - Regional Champions
*5th place finish at States
2020 (2-0 Overall Record (2-0 Conference, ?? Pairs Record)


Coach Foster began his coaching career at Pinellas Park HS (1999-2000) while being named one of the three "Founding Coaches" at Pinellas Heat Volleyball Club in 2000.  He later became the Head Coach at Clearwater Central Catholic (2001-2002).  

Coach Foster led a USA Boys (2001) & Girls (2003) volleyball team to Australia and New Zealand to compete in the Australian HS Volleyball Tournament in Sydney, Australia.  His 18 & Under Boys team won the tournament in 2001 and his girls team finished in 5th place in 2003.    

Many of his former high school and club players have been selected as AAU All-Americans and to the Tampa Bay Times 1st Team, 2nd Team, Honorable Mention All-County teams.  Several of his players have also been selected to the Tampa Bay Times All-Suncoast 1st Team, 2nd Team, and Honorable Mention.  Many of his High School and Club players have gone on to play at the next level both in indoor and beach.

Coach Foster is currently doing lessons this season for Pinellas Heat VBC as well as running the HEAT Beach Volleyball program during the summer.  He also owns and runs three USA Volleyball Tournaments with his wife as well as AAU Mini-Club Tournaments. 




2020 Back 2 School MS Refresher Clinic:

Date: August 8
*For girls entering 5th-9th grade ONLY*

Cost: $25 
(early registration - through July 31st)
Cost: $35 
(late registration)

Time: 9:00-11:30am

($10 of fee is non-refundable once submitted)



2020 IRCS SUMMER VOLLEYBALL CAMP:
*This Camp is for Girls entering 4th - 9th Grade ONLY*

Date: June 8-12, 2020 (NEW DATE)
Time: 8:30am-12:00pm (Mon-Fri)
Cost: $125
($25 of fee is Non-Refundable once submitted)


2020 IRCS BEACH VOLLEYBALL CAMP:
*The Beach Camp is for Girls/Boys entering 5th - 9th Grade ONLY*

Date: TBD, 2020
Time: 9:00am-11:30am (Mon-Fri)
Cost: $125
($25 of fee is Non-Refundable once submitted)



PLEASE SEND ALL CAMP FORMS TO:
Mark Foster - IRCS Volleyball Camps
12685 Ulmerton Road
Largo, 33774
*All checks are to be made out to IRCS*
*Credit Card Payments can be done online*



Private Lessons:

Available for players seeking to improve various skills throughout the season and during the summer.  If interested in having Coach Foster work with your daughter on any specific volleyball skill, please contact him at:

 YTB_Foster@yahoo.com
OR
Mark_Foster@IndianRocks.org