Miramar MVB head coach John Landicho has been selected to the staff for the 2015 USA Volleyball Boys Youth Holiday Camp. The camp, held at nearby Epic Volleyball Club in Poway, will host 40 of the top 15 & 16 year old male players in the USA, determined by their rankings within USAV's nationwide evaluations and camps, and is the first step in the process to select the 2016 USA Boys Youth National Team. The Youth camp is run in conjunction with the Boys Select Holiday Camp, which features 40 of the top 13 & 14-year old boys in the nation. The camps are part of USAV's High Performance program, which helps identify & train future National Team members; current USA Men's National Team members & 2015 World Cup champions Micah Christenson and Aaron Russell were participants at the Holiday Camp in 2009.
The appointment continues Landicho's long association with USA Volleyball, dating back to 1996. Most recently, Landicho served as head coach of the Boys Select A3 camp in Vernon Hills, IL, in July. The 2015 session will be the fourth HP Holiday Camp Landicho has worked for USAV since 2009.