Mercersburg Academy is our 2020 location. It is about an hour north of Washington DC.
Category: VB - General Details & Logistics
What ages can attend the Summer Academy?
We have players ranging in age from rising 8th grade through upcoming high school graduates. Every once in a while, weâve accepted highly developed 6th and 7th graders.
Can we fly into/out of another airport?
You can, but we do not recommend this. If you fly into any airport other than Washington Dulles International we cannot provide our airport shuttle service. In this situation you will be responsible for getting your child to campus.
How do you handle airport drop-offs?
Our airport drop-off is similar to the pickup procedure. Your son/daughter will be taken to the airport in one of our shuttles. Once they arrive to the airport a coach will act as an escort to assist the athletes to check-in and security. Youâll know the details of who is...
How do you handle airport pickups?
We have a shuttle system in place that has worked extremely well for 10 years. Students will be met at baggage claim by one of our coaches. You will receive that personâs name, contact, and description before arrival. That coach will escort your son/daughter to the shuttle. You will get...
How should players arrive?
Most players will fly into Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). If players arrive from the USA they may be dropped off in cars by their parents or other relatives.
Can we arrive early?
No, we will be busy setting up for camp and wonât have the personnel to supervise.
How long has Global Squad been around?
The menâs basketball program has been around since 2011. In 2018 the womenâs basketball program was started. 2019 was our first year for the volleyball program.
What are the dates of the Summer Academy?
This year players will arrive on July 15th and leave on August 5th.