Game Point events was founded by Yvonne Devlin and Sindee Snow and specializes in volleyball training and competition for youth volleyball players ages 8-18. Both have been developing players for over 25 years and were the original founders of OVA which then became OTVA here in Orlando. OTVA moved from its Orlando location to Longwood in 2019. Wanting to still provide quality volleyball training to athletes in the Orlando area, the duo launched Game Point Events.
They have a track record of developing young players, former players have gone on to have successful careers at the high school, college and even pro level. They not only host tournaments here at Game Point, but also manage premier tournaments throughout the state of Florida and nationally.
The Game Point event center (also managed by Sindee and Yvonne). It is a 92,000 sq. foot sports complex that is home to the Game Point Volleyball Club. Game Point Volleyball offers club volleyball to girls ages 8-18. The center also hosts other sports such as the 352 boys volleyball club, AAU basketball, pickleball and Aerial Arts. The facility space is made available to rent for sporting, corporate or personal events.
It was founded with the desire to share the joy of youth sport here locally and nationally. Game Point Kids develop life skills that transcend their time on the court. Sport nurtures discipline, teamwork, decision making, self-esteem, healthy habits, and lifelong memories. We are proud to be part of the process
Game Point Events LLC - 7512 Dr. Philips Blvd. Orlando Fl 32819
MEET THE TEAM
Sindee Snow - Co-owner
Sindee Snow graduated from Florida Southern College in 1983 with a Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management.
Snow was a three-year letter winner at Florida Southern from 1980-82, and earned second team All-Sunshine State Conference honors. Snow helped lead the Moccasins to a 48-8 record and the SSC Championship.
1998-2000, Snow was the head coach of the Bishop Moore High School girls' volleyball team with an overall record of 89-10. 1999 and 2000, she led the Hornets to back-to-back state titles.
2000 - 2014 was the Head Volleyball Coach at Rollins College
A fixture within the Orlando volleyball community. 1996-2018, Snow was co-founder and Co-Director for the Orlando Volleyball Academy (OVA) later known as OTVA. OVA had consistently ranked as one of the 10 best clubs nationally, winning numerous championships and producing hundreds of collegiate standouts.
1998 She served as the chairperson for AAU Volleyball
Also, previous National Captain for Larkin's Open Women's Beach Pro Am Tournament
1999,Snow served as Tournament Director for the Amateur Athletic Union National Volleyball and the Sunshine State Games. Snow was the tournament director for the National Senior games held at Disney's Wide World of Sports for volleyball and badminton. Her work over the past several years in hosting girls' junior tournaments earned her the Best Tournament Host Award for the Florida Region in 2007.
2017 Snow was appointed to the National Chair for AAU Badminton
Co-owner for Central Florida Pickleball in Florida
Co-founder of SS Events, Champion Sporting Events and Game Point Events
Yvonne Devlin - Co-owner
Yvonne graduated from the University of Central Florida in 1979 with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. While there, she participated in three National Championships in volleyball and two softball National Tournaments. Yvonne was voted MVP and nominated to the Metro Hall of Fame for outstanding contribution to athletic competition. She played USABA volleyball for six years, and has officiated NAGWS, NCAA, and USVBA volleyball for 25 years.
A fixture within the Orlando volleyball community. 1996-2018, Snow was co-founder and Co-Director for the Orlando Volleyball Academy (OVA) later known as OTVA.
1999, Devlin served as Tournament Director for the Amateur Athletic Union National Volleyball and the Sunshine State Games. Yvonne was the tournament director for the National Senior games held at Disney's Wide World of Sports for volleyball and badminton. Her work over the past several years in hosting girls' junior tournaments earned her the Best Tournament Host Award for the Florida Region in 2007.
Yvonne has been very active in building youth and adult volleyball in the Florida, serving as the commissioner for USA Volleyball Florida Region from 2001-2005 and the Junior Region Coordinator for girls volleyball from 2005-2008. Recently, Yvonne led her 13 Asics team to two National Championships (AAU and USAV) in 2011.
2017 Devlin was appointed to the National Pickleball Chairman for the AAU. This was the start of Central Florida Pickleball in Florida and the first AAU National Pickleball Championships.
Co-founder of Champion Sporting Events and Game Point Events
Sheila Bodway - Online Marketing
Bodway has over fifteen years of Coaching experience. Originally from the Chicago area where she was a four-year starter and captain at Morton West High School. Her club team had the opportunity to play in Denmark her Senior year, and she was also a two-time participant in the Lithuanian world games.
She then went onto play collegiately at Bemidji State University in northern Minnesota where she was a four-year starter and Captain, and MVP. Her coaching career began in 2003 at Northern Lights Volleyball club, and Bloomington Jefferson High School, located in Minnesota. In 2013 she moved to Orlando and began coaching at the Orlando/Tampa Volleyball Academy tilll 2017. Over her last four club seasons she compiled 260+ wins. Sheila became head coach at Olympia high school in 2020. She became part of Game Point with it's inception in 2019
Bodway is certified: CAP 1 & 2, AOC head coach 1 & 2, AOC comprehensive coaching and setting, IYCA nutrition certified, Impac, Safesport, PREPARE, CPR/AED, and First Aid.
In addition to coaching she brings over 30 years of marketing experience. She was production manager for agencies in Minneapolis before concentrating on online marketing. She was an ecommerce director at Best Buy before starting her own business in 2001, Oomph Productions.
Sheila handles online marketing for S&S Events, Game Point Events, Champion Sporting Events, and Central Florida Pickleball