Tournament/Site Director

Al Herbert

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Entry Fee


Club Directors: Make entry fee check payable to:

Dayton Juniors


February 17, 2018

End Date

February 18, 2018



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

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Greater Columbus Convention Center
Greater Columbus Convention Center

Site Rules

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 D, E, and F, where the tournament is running.
  5. There are no shower facilities.
  6. Keep all chairs far away from any court or playable areas. (Parents may 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

Presidents' Cup
Dayton Juniors Presidents' Cup

Hotel Information

Wait List: 17 American FJ7-FORCE2-OV UNION 17 IN White Cincy Classics Volleyfreak Jrs ? 16 American: Buckeye 16-5 Renaissance 16 Red (FJ6RENAS2KE) 15 American Mintonette Sports - m.54 Tri-State Tigers 15-1 KY Synergy 15 - Silver Xcel 15 Burton Cincy East 15-1 Webb NKJV 15 Nat Select White Please bring your own folding chairs.

How teams finish in each pool is per USAV Tournament Rules, (head to head, matches winning %, ets winning %, point %). If tie is not resolved, tie breaking rules will be revisited again using only the results between the tied teams.

Match 1: 1 vs 3 (2 ref)
Match 2: 2 vs 3 (1 ref)
Match 3: 1 vs 2 (3 ref)

Note: After pool play is completed, 1st and 2nd place teams from the second pools advance to challenge matches on Sunday morning starting at 8:00 AM and then into the Gold and Silver brackets. The 3rd place teams advance to challenge matches and then into Bronze and Copper brackets.

Coaches need to check in at Championship Desk on Friday evening between 6 pm and 9 pm or Saturday morning starting at 7 am. You will verify your roster and pick up your tournament packet. The packet will include all of the pools and the playoff bracket information.

Warm-ups will be 7-4-4 for the first match for each team each day. Then they will be 2-4-4 for any subsequent matches in the same day. No ball handling except on the courts.

Competition Flowcharts: 24_Teams

Court Layout

Pools will be posted by noon on Wednesday, February 13. Wave Schedules: 8 am & 2:30 pm: 18U, 17A, 16N, 16R,15A 11 am & 5:30 pm: 17N, 17R, 16A, 15N, 15R Make checks payable to: Dayton Juniors and mail to: Lori Smith 521 Liberty Street Bradford, OH 45308

For registration please use AES.

For additional information, please access the tournament website.

Hotel Information


Subway and Velvet Café Offer: Pre-order your meals with Subway or the Velvet Café to avoid waiting in long lines between games and give your team a competitive advantage.

Pre-order Subway meals at: Subway_Meal_Deals.
Pre-order Velvet Cafe meals at: Velvet_Meal_Deals.

Teams will be in three team pools. Your team is either officiating or playing. There will not be a coaches meeting prior to the start of the tournament. Coaches may pick up their tournament information packets between 6:00-9:00 PM on Friday night, February 16, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center or the next day in the morning before you play. Doors will open at 7:00 AM on Saturday and Sunday. Teams will be placed in pools of 3 teams. Teams play best of 3 sets. Any pool reduced to two teams will play best of 5 sets. Teams will have to supply a down official, 2 line judges, an official scorer, a Libero tracker and score flipper for the matches they are required to officiate. A minimum of 6 matches guaranteed. Awards will be given to the winner of the gold, runner-up of gold, winner of the silver and winner of the bronze divisions. Concessions will be available. The tournament will only be cancelled if there is a level 3 snow emergency in Franklin County, Ohio. Should you have any questions, please contact Al Herbert at 330-354-5332. Entry fee is $475 per team. Please see your AES confirmation form for payment information. Please supply your 11 character team codes as soon as you have defined them.

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.

For non-Ohio Valley Region teams, here is an explanation of our team designations. The OVR teams are divided into three groups: National - similar to USAV Qualifiers Open and USA Divisions American - similar to USAV Qualifiers American Division Regional - teams that typically do not attend qualifiers


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' 15 American: 9 pools (filled, with 5 teams on the waiting list)

No points shall be awarded for OVR Championships or tournaments following the OVR Championships. [OVR Juniors' Seeding System]

The following teams are registered (waiting list not displayed). Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.

 team coderankteam
1.n/aFJ5-DJVBC1-OV (not yet registered)
2.n/aadidas Advancement Academy 15 Jade
3.n/aGlass City 15 Elite
4.FJ5-SWVBC1-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 15 Elite - Amy Paulozzi Rubino
5.FJ5-SWVBC2-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 15 Elite - Stephanie Annes
6.FJ5-SWVBC3-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 15 Elite - Deb Hall
7.FJ4-SWVBC1-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 14 Elite - Loren Paulozzi
8.FJ4-SWVBC2-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 14 Elite - Paul Kearns
9.n/aFJ5-IGNIT1-OV (not yet registered)
10.n/aFJ5-TOLVC3-OV (not yet registered)
11.n/aFJ5-ACAVC3-OV (not yet registered)
12.n/aFJ5-BSVBC2-OV (not yet registered)
13.n/aFJ5-CVBCO3-OV (not yet registered)
14.n/aFJ5-CVBCO4-OV (not yet registered)
15.n/aSouth County 15U Teal
16.n/aPgh Elite 15 Premier
17.n/aFJ5-BKEYE1-OV (not yet registered)
18.n/aFJ5-BKEYE2-OV (not yet registered)
19.n/aFJ5-BKEYE3-OV (not yet registered)
20.n/aFusion VBC U15 Blue ??
21.n/aFJ5-COLVP1-OV (not yet registered)
22.FJ5-BFIRE1-OVn/aBuckeyefire – Buckeyefire Maxfire 15A Vasko
23.FJ5-BFIRE2-OVn/aBuckeyefire – Buckeyefire Crossfire 15A Smoleny
24.n/aNKYVC 15-3 Thunder (FJ5NKYC3PR)
25.FJ5-BDLJV1-OVn/aBorderline Jr Volleyball – 15 Hawks
26.n/aFJ5-FORCE1-OV (not yet registered)
27.FJ5-AAVBC3-OVn/aAdvancement Academy Volleyball Club – 15 Emerald
Girls' 16 American: 10 pools (filled, with 2 teams on the waiting list)

No points shall be awarded for OVR Championships or tournaments following the OVR Championships. [OVR Juniors' Seeding System]

The following teams are registered (waiting list not displayed). Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.

 team coderankteam
1.n/aFJ6-DJVBC1-OV (not yet registered)
2.n/aFJ6-DJVBC2-OV (not yet registered)
3.n/aGlass City 16 Elite
4.FJ6-SWVBC1-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 16 Elite - Robin McQuade
5.FJ6-SWVBC2-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 16 Elite - Ashley Harker
6.n/aFJ6-IGNIT1-OV (not yet registered)
7.n/aFJ6-ACAVC3-OV (not yet registered)
8.n/aFJ6-BSVBC1-OV (not yet registered)
9.n/aFJ6-CVBCO3-OV (not yet registered)
10.n/aFJ6-TOLVC3-OV (not yet registered)
11.n/aPgh Elite 16 Premier
12.FJ6-SWVBC3-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 16 Elite - David Koscianski
13.n/aFJ6-BKEYE1-OV (not yet registered)
14.n/aFJ6-BKEYE2-OV (not yet registered)
15.n/aFJ6-BKEYE3-OV (not yet registered)
16.n/aFJ6-BKEYE4-OV (not yet registered)
17.FJ6-ESVC11-OVn/aEastside Volleyball – 16A Hayek
18.n/aFJ6-COLVP1-OV (not yet registered)
19.n/aadidas Advancement Academy 16 Jade
20.n/aFJ6-CAVS11-OV (not yet registered)
21.FJ6-BFIRE1-OVn/aBuckeyefire – Buckeyefire Rapidfire 16A Spilker
22.FJ6-BFIRE2-OVn/aBuckeyefire – Buckeyefire Safire 16A Gehring
23.n/aNKYVC 16-3 Thunder (FJ6NKYVC3PR)
25.FJ6-BDLJV1-OVn/aBorderline Jr Volleyball – 16 Hawks
26.n/aFJ6-FORCE1-OV (not yet registered)
27.n/aBuffalo Volleyball Academy
28.n/aFJ6-MSPRT4-OV ??
29.n/aFUSION 16 Blue
30.n/aCincy Crush 16 Orange
Girls' 17 American: 9 pools (filled, with 4 teams on the waiting list)

No points shall be awarded for OVR Championships or tournaments following the OVR Championships. [OVR Juniors' Seeding System]

The following teams are registered (waiting list not displayed). Pools will be announced closer to the tournament date.

 team coderankteam
1.n/aFJ7-DJVBC1-OV (not yet registered)
2.n/aGlass City 17 Elite
3.FJ7-SWVBC2-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – 17 Elite - TJ Shouse
4.n/aFJ7-IGNIT1-OV (not yet registered)
5.n/aFJ7-BSVBC2-OV (not yet registered)
6.n/aFJ7-CVBCO3-OV (not yet registered)
7.n/aSouth County 17U Teal
8.FJ7-CXTRM1-OVn/aClub Extreme – Maroon 17A
9.n/aPgh Elite 17 Premier
10.n/aFJ7-BKEYE1-OV (not yet registered)
11.n/aFJ7-BKEYE2-OV (not yet registered)
12.n/aFJ7-BKEYE3-OV (not yet registered)
13.FJ7-BFIRE1-OVn/aBuckeyefire – Buckeyefire Retrofire 17A McKnight
14.n/aCincy Crush 17 Orange
15.n/aHawks Volleyball Club
16.n/aFJ7-XPLOS1-OV (not yet registered)
17.FJ7-BDLJV1-OVn/aBorderline Jr Volleyball – 17 Attack
18.n/aFJ7-FORCE1-OV (not yet registered)
19.n/aBuffalo Volleyball Academy
20.n/aFusion VBC U17 Blue
21.FJ7-NSVBC1-OVn/aNorthShore VBC – Bond
22.n/aKY Synergy 17 - Silver FJ7KYSYN1PR
23.n/aFJ7-DJVBC2-OV (not yet registered)
24.n/aXcel 17 Deroads

Officials [Hired officials: sign in for more information]

The officials' assigner for this event is Brian Hemelgarn (, 419‑410‑2291 /m, 734‑457‑4528 /f).

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


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