free' a'gent - (Random House, 2nd edition, Unabridged): 1. a person who is self-determining and is not responsible for his or her actions to any authority. 2. a professional athlete who is not under contract and is free to auction off his or her services and sign a contract with the team that offers the most money [1840-50'] -free' a'gency, free' a'gentry.
free' a'gent - (Volleyball House, 1st edition, abridged): 1. a person who is new to the area or the sport and is not able to find 5 friends to play with him or her on a Volleyball House league team, but still wants to play in a league. 2. an individual who has no friends in the greater Baltimore/DC area that will play volleyball with him or her, but still wishes to play in a Volleyball House league 3. a person who is too lazy to call his or her friends in the greater Baltimore/DC area to play in a Volleyball House league [1990-91]' -free' a'gency, free' a'gentry (not common usage in Elkridge).
WHAT ON EARTH IS ONE TO DO???
- or -
with the following information:
1.) Name and contact phone or email
2.) League in which you are interested
3.) a description of your skill level, previous play experience, and your specialty.
We'll replace John Smith and Jane Doe on the lists below with your name and contact information. Captains of Volleyball House teams are free to contact you OR if we see more than 6 players signed up for a particular league, Volleyball House will just contact everyone on the list to get together and see if you gel as a team.
B and C level players: you are ALSO encouraged to get in contact with Eric (
) who may be able to find you a team.
Rules of the E_Agent Road
You may select 1 or more leagues to which we add your name.
If you find a team or wish to be removed from the list, contact Volleyball House so we can take you off the list - and no one will bug you further.
If you do NOT find a team a team and wish to remain on the list - please email us periodically to keep your name fresh - otherwise within a few weeks it will gradually fade from view
FREE AGENTS (note - entries earlier than November 2004 have now been removed - email us again if you still want to be on the list)