Tournament/Site Director

Matt Mihelic
mattmihelic@gmail.com

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Entry Fee

$425

Club Directors: Make entry fee check payable to:

Ohio Valley Region

Date

December 21, 2019

End Date

December 22, 2019

Location

Address

Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

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Site Rules

Real Time Parking Lot Information

Safety and Security at the Greater Columbus Document (click for this GCCC brochure)

Below are the Columbus Convention Center site rules and regulations. Violations of the rules and regulations will result in disqualification and elimination from the event of the offending teams and/or individuals, including parents.

  1. No coolers or food may be brought into the building by players or parents. (The center has two concession areas.)
  2. No passing volleyballs in hallways or concessions areas. Warm-up time will be provided on the court before the match.
  3. No smoking in gym areas or hallways.
  4. Junior Championships: All teams are to camp in the concourse (and not to block any doors!). Do not camp in exhibit halls A, B, C, and D,
    where the tournament is running. NO PILLOWS, BLANKETS, COOLERS, WAGONS, ETC.!!
  5. There are no shower facilities.
  6. Keep all chairs far away from any court or playable areas. (Parents must bring their own chairs.)
  7. Only certified vendors may sell clothing, shirts, shoes, etc. with approval from the Commissioner.
  8. Put all trash in containers provided by the Convention Center staff.

Tournament Information

Hotel Reservation Information

The entry fee is $425 US per team. Please write your entry fee check payable to "Ohio Valley Region" and mail to:

Matt Mihelic
5556 Grove St.
Louisville, OH 44641

Checks should be mailed by December 1, 2019. Checks are not deposited until the weekend of the event. If you are entering teams in multiple events, you need to send a separate check per event.

There is a State of Ohio law that requires all coaches and administrators of juniors sports teams to have concussion certifications. Here is a link to the NFHS course in Concussion in Sports

Non-OVR teams need to submit a tournament Entry Form with their entry fee checks. 

Doors open at 7:00 am each day. Play begins at 8:00 am on Saturday and 8:00 am on Sunday.

Assuming 4-team pools, all teams should play 4 matches on Saturday and at least 3 but as many as 5 on Sunday, depending on how far into the elimination bracket they advance.

Seating is not provided. Please bring your own folding chair.

Outside food is not allowed in the facility. Coolers must be left in vehicles.

 

If severe weather is expected, please watch this space for updates.

Pools

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.


Boys' 12 and Under: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 13 and Under: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 14 and Under: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 15 and Under: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 16 Open: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 16 Club: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 17 Open: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 18 Open: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.


Boys' 18 Club: 4 pools (openings for 16 teams)

Team information is not yet available. Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.

Officials [Hired officials: sign in for more information]

The officials' assigner for this event is Brian Hemelgarn (hemelgarn@ovr.org, 419‑410‑2291 /m).

The officials' assigner has not yet named officials contracted for this event.