Magna Vista High
Monday July 18 - Thursday July 21, 2022
near Martinsville
, Va                 Directed by Tom Houser

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The Shining STARS awards!    The Shooting STARS awards!   The Rising STARS awards!

Magna Vista Shining Stars and Shooting Stars 2022!
Back Row:
Ella Frye, Paris Mills, Abby Cuthbertson, Drew Hankins, Anna Claire Cuthbertson, Maggie Beam, Kinsleigh Harris, Jaden Marrow, Mackenzie Menefee, Hayley DeShazo, Summer Shelton, Camdyn Shelburne, Cheyenne Geramita, Destinly Horsman, Madison Scearce, Kimberly Lovell, Eleanor Favero, Dakota Bender, Brooke Perdue, Morgan Smith, Coach Rosie Giles.
Middle Row: Coach Hannah Hylton, Coach Ashlea Havens, Emily
Whitlow, Autumn Cairo, Lauryn Evans, Grace Naff, Saige Adams, Laiken Barnes, Savannah Amos, Olivia Kendall, Genivieve Smith, Faith Fuller, Kaitlyn Kinney, Anastasia Bell, Coach Cameron Blankship, Coach Kendra Williams
Front Row: Sasha Dukes, Laura Dillard, Lauren Mills, Nikki Finney, Ava Luckey, Bri Suarez, Jennier Ruiz, Aly Cuthbertson, Summer Stone,
Mykaela Dillard, Mollie Kenny, Lani Craig

Magna Vista Rising Stars 2022!
Back Row: Coach Erin Saunders, Mariah Penn, Bailey Hendricks, Madison Holland, Myanna Barbour, Josie Kenny, Abby Jones, Coach Emily Dudley, Coach Madison Ketterer
Front Row:
Bella Mills, Hailey Kennedy, Kinsleigh Harris, Isadora Favero, Lilianna Ellis


- - - "My daughter attended this week, she was on Rosie’s team.
Thanks for a great week at Magna Vista."

- - - "My daughter LOVED camp as always
and was so excited when she got home and told me she had done well on her court!"



Our Steal The Bacon Champions!
Saige Adams, Faith Fuller, Mykaela Dillard, Anna Claire Cuthbertson

Our Steal The Bacon Runner-Ups!
Paris Mills, Summer Shelton, Grace Naff, Drew Hankins


Captains Of The Day:

Shining STARS:
Monday: Bri Suarez
Tuesday: Jenny Ruiz
Wednesday: Makaela Dillard
Thursday: Summer Stone

Shooting STARS:
Monday: Emily Whitlow
Tuesday: Jaden Morrow
Wednesday: Savannah Amos
Thursday: Autumn Cairo

Rising STARS:
Monday: McKenzie Menefee
Tuesday: Myanna Barbour
Wednesday: Izadora Favero
Thursday: Madison Holland


Probable Camp Format:

Monday  - Wednesday:  9 am to 4pm,
with lunch break 12:30 to 1:30 each day.
Thursday 9 am to 1pm.

There will probably be three divisions:
Shining Stars directed by Tom Houser
Shooting Stars and Rising Stars will be directed by one of the STAR Camp assistant coaches.

Coach France will assign athletes to their divisions, and the staff will move athletes around until they are in the appropriate division.

$200 for Magna Vista & Laurel Park athletes!
$210 for athletes from other schools!

Maximum Number: 
Approximately 20 in the Shining Stars division.  
Approximately 25 in the Shooting Stars division.
Approximately 25 in the Rising Stars division .

Registration Info:
The 2022 camp registration form is here!!

Please do not call the school for information.
They won't have it. Plz email coach France
or Coach Houser at the addresses below!


If you have any questions about the camp, you may email:  
  Jessie France, the head coach of Magna Vista High at, or Coach Houser at


Pictures from all our camps between 2010 and 2020 can be seen on Facebook!
They are here!


What The Camp Entails:
We will start the camp in separate divisions working on the girls' skills to ensure all the athletes can serve, pass, hit and dig properly. Throughout the camp, setters will get a lot of time working with coaches who specialize in setting. On the 2nd day, competitions will begin which emphasize the skills of the game. On the 3rd day, teams will be created in each division to get ready for the Thursday tournament. For the final few hours on Thursday, athletes and parents wil love watching the tournament!!






Camp Director:

Tom Houser
Coach Houser is the owner of STAR Volleyball Camps. He is the author of the "I Can't Wait" to coach books, and Drill Collection. He has coached 18 varsity teams, 10 JV teams, 26 club teams and directed 87 camps in 9 states in the past 7 years. You can see more about Coach Houser here.  You can contact Coach Houser at

List Of Camp Assistants: 

Cameron Blankenship
Cameron is a junior at Guilford College where she is on the volleyball team. Cameron is a 2019 graduate of Bassett High where she played 6 years of school volleyball. She also played 8 seasons of of club vball. She was a member of Coach Houser's 15 National team in 2016. She was 1st all-district all 4 years in high school, and was named District Player Of The Year as a senior. Cameron has worked 15 STAR camps the past three summers and has given a multitude of private lessons in Martinsville & Danville! You can contact Cameron at!!

Ashlea Havens
Ashlea is the head JV and varsity vball coach at Carlisle School in Martinsville. She is also coaching a club team for State Line Vball Club. Before that, she played two seasons at Patrick Henry Community College on their volleyball team. She is a 2018 graduate of Patrick County High where she played DS & Libero. She played 5 years of high school vball as well as 5 seasons of travel. She also played softball for 8 years. including travel & school. She has been working volleyball camps for elementary age kids at her PCHS since 2015. You can contact Ashlea at!!!

Rosie Giles
Rosie is a freshman at the Univ of Colorado at Boulder. She is a 2021 graduate at Patrick Henry High in Roanoke. She has played 5 years of school ball and 4 years of club volleyball with the highest level teams Roanoke has to offer. She has played every position in her career except MB. She gives private lessonsand has worked 22 STAR and Expectations Camps! You can contact Rosie at!

Kendra Meek Williams
Kendra is a 2010 graduate of Roanoke Home School. She is a 2014 graduate of ABC University in Electical Engineering. She was the head coach of Charleston Middle College in Charleston South Carolina. While in high school, she played 6 years of school volleyball & 5 years of club ball. In 2004, she played on Coach Houser's 15s National team. You can contact Coach Kendra at!

Emily Dudley
Emily played 6 years of school ball in the awesome Hidden Valley volleyball program. She also played 6 years of club. She not only takes dozens of hours private lessons each year, but gives privates, and has assisted nearly 200 hours in the past 2 yeas. She's motivational, a leader and has immense knowledge! Emily loves to teach other kids the game that she loves! You can reach Emily at!

Erin Saunders
Erin will be a senior at Westover Christian in Danville, Va. She has played school ball for six seasons and has been a starter on the varsity team the past four seasons as an OH. She is a serving, passing, hitting machine! She was named first-team all-state VACA the past 2 seasons. She's also played four years of club volleyball. You can contact Erin at!

Hannah Hylton
Hannah will be a senior this fall at Glenvar High in Roanoke. Hannah and her teammates were Viginia 2A state champs this past season where she was the starting libero!! Hannah has played 5 seasons of school volleyball and 6 seasons of club. She also loves hitting, from both the front row and back row! Hannah was named 1st team all-distict and 2nd team all-region the past two seasons. You can reach Hannah at!

Madison Ketterer
Madison is a rising senior at Auburn High School. Her team just completed a 3-peat 1A state championship! They have also won 73 straight matches! Madison has played 6 years of school volleyball and 5 years of club volleyball. As a freshman, she was the captain of her JV school team. You can contact her at Madison at!


- - - "Loved watching the girls play during the final day of Star camp.
My daughter's speech reminded me to go nowhere during her senior year without tissues."

- - - " Tom Houser loves kids and volleyball."

- - - " I really do appreciate all the work you and the other coaches did for us to help us become better players!
I hope you and your staff continue to make an impact on the Magna Vista program."



"Thank you Super Coach. You and your coaches are just special."



Here is some info about Magna Vista High:
Touch here to see the school website.

701 Magna Vista School Road
Ridgeway VA 24148
(276) 956-3147       (276) 956-1401 FAX

According to NCAA rules, graduates ARE eligible to participate in a summer high school camp.  This will not get them in any trouble and it will not jeopardize their college volleyball eligibility. 


Private Lessons In Roanoke
If anyone is interested in some one-on-one training.
Coach Houser and his staff offer
player training nearly every Sat & Sun night in Roanoke. 
Girls come from West Virginia, Pulaski, Martinsville, Hillsville, Lynchburg, etc.   The website is here.   It's a TON of fun!! 
If you or your friends have any questions, you can email Coach Houser anytime at


Pre-Season Fall 2022 6on6 VIP Scrimmaging
Please put the following on your calendar!
Sunday July 31, 2022 at North Cross School
directed by Kara Matthews, the head coaches at Randolph College!!
This is for athletes with at least 2 seasons of experience.
To see who has signed up, you'll be able to visit here.
More information eventually can be seen here
To register, please contact me at


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