Posted On: 06/25/18 3:27 PM

One of the biggest youth volleyball events in the nation is taking place in Detroit over the next 10 days.

The USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships got started on Monday and will continue until July 4 at Cobo Center in Detroit, featuring many of the future stars of the NCAA and Team USA.

“This is a chance to see some of the best youth volleyball talent in the country. This is a major event for the city of Detroit and a great event for volleyball fans to be part of,” Detroit Sports Commission Director Kris Smith said of the event. “If you can’t find some good volleyball at Cobo Center, then I don’t think you can find it anywhere.”

Over 1,270 teams from around the country will compete over the 10-day period from age groups 11-17. A total of 26 national championships will be up for grabs.

Here’s a quick look at the top four age groups, 14-17.

 

14 Open

Play for 14-year-old teams got started on Monday and will run through Thursday. Fresh off a runner-up finish at the AAU Junior National Championships last week in Orlando, OT 14 S. Felix V out of Florida will be

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