Begins June 15th, 2020


The 2020 game schedule is coming soon. Click here for the 2019 results!

DateGranite State Games Volleyball

June 18-21, 2020


Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School 


To compete, athletes must meet the following criteria:

  1. Athlete must be entering 7th grade in the fall up to graduating seniors
  2. Athlete must be under the age of 19 as of July 1
  3. Athlete must also meet at least one of the following criteria:
    a. Athlete is a full-time resident of New Hampshire
    b. Athlete is a full-time student at a recognized academic institution in the region

Regional Teams

Tryouts will be held for volleyball and the athletes chosen during the tryouts will have the honor of representing their region in a highly competitive round-robin tournament.

There are four regions represented in the Granite State Games:

  • Region 1: Lakes
  • Region 2: Southern
  • Region 3: Coastal
  • Region 4: Monadnock

Don’t know what region you are in? Click here to determine your region.
* For volleyball only Goffstown and Bedford will play in Monadnock while Londonderry in Southern


Director: Melissa Miner,

All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region:
    (G) Dr. D. Scott Reynolds – St. Paul’s School,
  • Southern Region:
    (G)  Becky Balfour – Hollis Brookline HS,
  • Coastal Region:
    (G) Renee Zobel – Coe Brown Academy, and Michael McDonnell – Exeter HS,
  • Monadnock Region:
    (G) Megan McFarland – Hanover HS, and Kevin McFarland, Hanover HS,




Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee:

For athletes who qualify

  • $150 Payment which includes one ticket to the Fisher Cats baseball game Friday 6/26 where every GSG player will be on the field prior to the first pitch to be recognized.
  • The MVP of the tournament will be listed on the JumboTron.
  • Includes Dri-fit numbered jersey!

Tournament Format

Best of 5 (3 Games to 25 win by 2), 5th set is to 15, win by 2.
Tie Breakers: Head to Head then Point Differential then 1 Game to 15.
1v2 Championship and 3v4 for 3rd place
Medal Rounds are best of 5 (3 sets to 25 win by 2), 5th set to 15, win by 2

Entry Gate Fee: $10 per adult for a weekend pass; $5 with student ID; 14 and under free
Commemorative Games T-Shirt: $15
Commemorative Games Sweatshirt: $30