This award recognizes female beach athletes from JVA member clubs as the top junior beach athletes in their division.

Due to the nature of the 2020 beach season we will not release a 2020 JVA Beach Watch List.

As an organization committed to the growth and development of junior beach volleyball, we value the commitment and achievement of our JVA players and clubs. This award recognizes female beach athletes from JVA member clubs as the top junior beach athletes in their division.


Players eligible for selection are in graduating classes 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024.  Each JVA member club can nominate up to 6 female players per age division. The nomination must be submitted by a JVA Club Director member. If you are not a member and would like to join email

Nomination Period

June 3rd – July 22nd

Selection Process

All eligible players nominated for the Beach Watch List will be selected.


The JVA Beach Watch List will be announced July 30th. Awardees will receive recognition on the JVA website, JVA partner sites and social media outlets.

All honorees receive a one year subscription to Sand Recruits for $24.99 (82% discount), along with a certificate.

2019 Beach Watchlist

Sophia Meyer692 WestCA
Gianna Nunes692 WestCA
Adelina Okazaki692 WestCA
Stella Wright692 WestCA
Claire AndersonChicago Elite Volleyball ClubIL
Kristina ColossaleAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Catherine CorkeryChicago Elite Volleyball ClubIL
Mele Corral-BlagojevichLA BeachCA
Riley CutlerCarolina East VolleyballNC
Alleigh DuttonPro Beach JuniorsIN
Skylar FildewClub 1IL
Isabella FroilandPro Beach JuniorsIN
Tara GasparLA BeachCA
Emory GuderianPro Beach JuniorsIN
Sarah Forbes HallCarolina East VolleyballNC
Alina Inzunza692 WestCA
Vanessa KhieuWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Skylar MartinS3- Southern Select SandGA
Bianca Merlotti692 WestCA
Rachel ReibensteinClub 1IL
Kaitlyn SmythWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Jackie SutterPro Beach JuniorsIN
Amelia TaftCarolina East VolleyballNC
Jaelah Taylor692 WestCA
Rebecca WatkinsS3 Southern Select SandGA
Sarah WilcockStars and StripesNJ
Lexa ZimmermanPro Beach JuniorsIN
Paige SextonDigtown VolleyballIL
Alana StahlDigtown VolleyballIL
Aubrey BeneshDigtown VolleyballIL
Ravyn FlintDigtown VolleyballIL
Prentiss DykesAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Chloe PiercePro Beach JuniorsIN
Payton RolfsonPro Beach JuniorsIN
Carra SassackS3- Southern Select SandGA
Molly ShomockElite Volleyball training centerOH
Cassie SielingVital Volleyball ClubMN
Ellie SielingVital Volleyball ClubMN
Savannah StandageMBsandCA
Kate StoughtonStars and StripesNJ
Ky Vaickus692 WestCA
Ashley VincentS3- Southern Select SandGA
Gabby Walker692 DallasTX
Reece WebsterAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Kiana Wurtz692 WestCA
Caroline ZimovanElite Volleyball training centerOH
Ashleigh AdamsStars and StripesNJ
Kristin BobayPro Beach JuniorsIN
Maggie Boyd692 DallasTX
Kristian BrownAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Mayamay BrownWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Riley BuckleySinjin clubNC
Brianna DempseyS3 VolleyballGA
Jenna Drobeck692 WestCA
Malia Gementera692 WestCA
Josie GustavsonSouth County JuniorsRI
Taylor HagenahTamarack bvcCA
Kora HansenS3- Southern Select SandGA
Emily HeintzelmanElite Volleyball training centerOH
Tess HerendeenPro Beach JuniorsIN
Chloe HookerWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Delaney KarlWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Daniella KensingerLA BeachCA
Ava Lewison-German692 WestCA
Kaley MatneyPro Beach JuniorsIN
Kelly McCloskeyLA BeachCA
Taylor Mcmillan692 WestCA
Amaya MessierThe LABCO
Kate O'SteenLA BeachCA
Emily Andrews692 WestCA
Gabriela AxelrodGrit Volleyball ClubVA
Eve BrockLA BeachCA
Mackenzie Caffo692 WestCA
Madeline CampS3 VolleyballGA
Jaci CarpenterElite Volleyball training centerOH
McKenna ClintonClub 1IL
Chase CurryS3- Southern Select SandGA
Stella DeesS3 VolleyballGA
Isabella DurnellAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Sydney ElyWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Alana Embry692 WestCA
Kendall EppersonWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Hadley GantAmerican Beach Volleyball ClubCA
Peyton HartleyClub 1IL
Rachel HaubertClub 1IL
Jillian HumphriesAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Cianna Kelly692 WestCA
Hannah KluesnerAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Emma MorrisGrit Volleyball ClubVA
Skyler OhlmeyerAmerican Beach Volleyball ClubCA
Reagan Sandlin692 DallasTX
Kaitlyn SkowronskiClub 1IL
Jessie SmitheMBsandCA
Jordan SuttonPro Beach JuniorsIN
Taylor TownhillWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Parker VenableAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Ella Weiert692 WestCA
Destiny WhiteElite Volleyball training centerOH
Megan WidenerTamarack Beach Volleyball ClubCA
Lauren WilcockStars and StripesNJ
Makayla WonpatGrit Volleyball ClubVA
Aubrey WoodsWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Ella YatesGrit Volleyball ClubVA
Melody HaltemanAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Paige ThibaultMN Select Volleyball ClubMN
Steph Adams692 WestCA
Samantha AnselNext level Ohio valley beachOH
Madi Bogle692 WestCA
Cassandra BizzarroAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Mackenzie BransonAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Brooke BuchnerWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Skylar BuckleySinjinNC
Maddie BylakClub 1IL
Reagan DenningPro Beach JuniorsIN
Cassidy EllmyerSandStorm / TamarackFL
Angelina FeraryS3- Southern Select SandGA
Bella FerarySouthern Select SandGA
Jenela GirodPro Beach JuniorsIN
Tess HolbertRise Volleyball ClubCA
Collette Kearns692 WestCA
Marissa Koch256 beach volleyball clubAL
Megan KraftWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Nicole LandryAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Hannah MackenahusenWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Delaynie MapleWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Macy MiglioreDigs Beach Volleyball ClubLA
Campbell MorinAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Piper NaessTamarack Beach Volleyball ClubCA
Abby PlevinsPro Beach JuniorsIN
Sydney Rau-KimWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Ella ReidAtlanta Extreme Volleyball ClubGA
Molly SchultzMN Select Volleyball ClubMN
Brooke SmithPro Beach JuniorsIN
Zoe SmithWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Annika StevensGrit Volleyball ClubVA
Elizabeth (Lizzie) ThompsonS3- Southern Select SandGA
Skylar Allen692 DallasTX
Kate BierlyWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Ashley BrasfieldS3- Southern Select SandGA
Eliza DeesS3 VolleyballGA
Ariyana KimWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Megan LulyWAVE Beach VolleyballCA
Keara RutzWAVE Beach VolleyballCA

View Past Winners

2018 JVA Beach Watch List
2017 JVA Beach Watch List

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