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OVR Archives: 2011-2012 Season
OVR-Kaepa® USA Juniors' Tournament Schedule 2012
February 25 - February 26, 2012
Elite Sports Ohio, Uniontown, OH

Tournament/Site Director

Laurie Thewes

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Entry Fee




Elite Sports Ohio
11035 Cleveland Ave.
Uniontown, OH 44685

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Starting address: 



  • From 77N or 77S: Exit at The Akron/Canton Airport. Go to the traffic light and make a right onto Lauby Rd. At the next stop sign, which is Greensburg/ State St., go right. Take that to the second traffic light and go left onto Cleveland Ave. The facility is on the left hand side. Elite Sports Ohio is approximately 6 miles from the airport exit.

Tournament Information

Thank you for considering participating in this Elite Sports OVR volleyball tournament.

The tournament is cost $350.00.  

This fee should be sent to:

Elite Sports Ltd
11035 Cleveland Ave NW
Uniontown Ohio 44685              

Checks should arrive by January 16th when sending your check please include your team OV Numbers 

Tournament Information:
Doors open at 7:30 am each day. Coaches' meeting is at 8:00 am. Play begins promptly at 8:30 am.

The format for the challenge will be:

Day 1:	Standard 12 team format using traditional seeding methods
Re pool after conclusion pool play using the following format to make power pools the same 12 team format will be used

Court 1	           			   Court 2			       Court 3
1st place Pool A		         1st Place Pool B	           1ST Place Pool C
2nd Place Pool B		         2nd Place Pool C	           2nd Place Pool A
3rd Best 3rd Place 	                 3rd 2nd Best 3rd Place            3rd 3rd Best 3rd Place
4th Place Pool C		         4th Place Pool A	           4th Place Pool B 

Play the first match pool Play

Day 2:
Finish pool play and go into standard tournament play

Tournament winner receives a t-shirt.  Gold runner up receives award.  Silver winner receives award.

Site Information:

Elite Sports is located in a safe neighborhood only minutes from the Akron Canton Airport.  Directions can be found on the Company website. There is ample parking 

There are three courts with seating courtside.  We do not allow chairs to be brought in except for medical necessity.

Elite Sports Cafe is an Ohio licensed food facility right on premises. Hours are 7:30 am-3:30 pm. Healthy food choices and homemade specialties available for both breakfast and lunch. Personal coolers and all food must be left in your vehicles and any team attempting to bring items in is subject to penalties defined on the OVR web page. Only snacks will be permitted to be brought into the facility.  Outside prepared food is not permitted into the facility.  

There is a complete volleyball pro shop on site with everything from Volleyball necessities to novelties. The Pro shop also carries snacks and beverages and is open 8:00 am to tournament conclusion.  Remember to check for the unique tournament shirt available in limited quantity 

Assigned camping area is provided in mezzanine. Shelves are located near this area to store all bags.  The camping area will be for pillows and blankets only.  We ask that you keep your area free of debris and leave it as you find it for others to enjoy.

There are no balls allowed in the camping area...peppering and warm up must be done on court level.

There is a Sports Performance Training area located within the camping area please refrain from touching or playing on the equipment. There will be information available and Elite Sports staff will be happy to answer any questions.  Parents wishing to utilize the cardio room can sign up in the office and obtain a day pass for $5.00.

Please Remember:

Once you have requested and received back from us confirmation that you have been accepted into the tournament your spot will be held.  Please be considerate about cancellation.  Please allow enough time to refill your spot.  We will follow OVR rules regarding team cancellations.  You must also have a confirmation from us that you have been removed from the tournament, do not assume your email or phone call has been received.  

Always check OVR website for updates and tournament format along with Cancellations.

We will also update our website to reflect tournament changes.  www.EliteSportsOhio.com  this website gives directions, suggestions and information that will be useful for you and your parents.  Please direct them to it for updates.

Remind your parents that there is to be no alcohol or banned substances at this event.

Please make sure your rosters are up to date with all athletes properly registered

We will follow the OVR policy regarding cancellations.  Please check OVR website and www.EliteSportsOhio  website for cancellations due to inclement weather

Please let us know if there are any questions we can help answer,

Laurie Thewes and the Elite Sports Staff

(330) 494-2110 Facility Number

(330) 497-1935 Fax Number


in case of emergency only  (330) 705-6831 Mobile Number


Note: OVR rankings appearing in the following listings are intended only as a helpful tool for tournament directors. They are subject to frequent change, including after the pools are set, and other factors may also be considered when determining pools and order of play.

Girls' 14 Regional: 3 courts (filled, with 1 team on the waiting list)
 Pool 1
 team coderankteam
1.FJ4-ACAVC6-OV24Academy Volleyball Cleveland – 14 Humphrey
3.FJ4-ESVBC6-OV93Elite Sports Ohio Volleyball Company – 14 Mulligan
4.FJ3-TRUMB2-OV93 [13R]Trumbull VBC – Trumbull Blue 13's
 Pool 2
 team coderankteam
1.FJ4-ECLVJ5-OV13Eastside Cleveland Juniors – 14 Red
2.FJ4-ESVBC5-OV119Elite Sports Ohio Volleyball Company – 14 Tuttle
3.FJ4-ZEROG2-OV170Zero Gravity Jrs. – 14 Pink
4.FJ4-PGMGC1-OV6Pittsburgh Magic VBC – 14 Pink
 Pool 3
 team coderankteam
1.FJ4-ECLVJ6-OV48Eastside Cleveland Juniors – 14 Blue
2.FJ4-PCVBC2-OV42Players Choice VBC – Dig It
3.FJ4-VEVBC4-OV214Vertical Elite Volleyball Company – VEVC 14 REGIONAL - STEPIC
4.FJ4-ESVBC9-OV56Elite Sports Ohio Volleyball Company – 14 Huntsman/Thewes

Officials [Hired officials: sign in for more information]

The officials' assigner for this event is Diane Cavanaugh (dianecavanaugh2@gmail.com, 330‑603‑0449 /m).

February 25

  1. (hired) : Head Official
  2. (hired)
  3. (hired)
  4. (hired)

February 26

  1. (hired) : Head Official
  2. (hired)
  3. (hired)
  4. (hired)
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