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

17 Regional Waiting List 16 Regional Waiting List Zenith 16 Apex 15 Regional Waiting List Zenith 15 Peak Zenith 15 Apex 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 Regional: 9 pools (filled)

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-DJVBC3-OV (not yet registered)
2.n/aFJ5-DJVBC4-OV (not yet registered)
3.n/aGlass City 15 Black
4.n/aGlass City Adrian 15-2
5.n/aWestmoreland Elite
6.n/aFJ5-IGNIT2-OV (not yet registered)
7.n/aPitt United 15 Red
8.n/aKY Synergy 15 Blue
9.n/aFJ5-BSVBC3-OV (not yet registered)
10.n/aFJ5-CVBCO5-OV (not yet registered)
11.n/aSouth County 15U Black
12.n/aClippard YMCA volleyball club
13.n/aFJ5-BKEYE5-OV (not yet registered)
14.n/aFJ5-BKEYE6-OV (not yet registered)
15.n/aNKJV 15 Nat Select Black FJ5NKJVB4PR ??
16.n/aMintonette m.55
17.FJ5-MRAGE1-OVn/aMountain RAGE Volleyball Club – 15R RENEGADES
18.FJ5-MRAGE2-OVn/aMountain RAGE Volleyball Club – 15R FURY
19.n/aFJ5-COLVP2-OV (not yet registered)
20.n/aFJ5-SEOAT1-OV (not yet registered)
21.n/aNiagara Frontier 15 Red – FJ5FRONT2WE
22.n/aadidas Advancement Academy 15 Lime
23.n/aadidas Advancement Academy 15 Kelly
24.n/aFusion VBC 15 Blue FJ5FUVBC1KE
25.n/aDayton Inferno ??
26.n/aCIncy Crush 15Gray
27.n/aNickel City 15 Orange FJ5NICKE1WE
Girls' 16 Regional: 8 pools (filled)

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-DJVBC3-OV (not yet registered)
2.n/aNickel City 16 Royal ??
3.n/aKokoro Yoko FJ6-KOKOR2-OV
4.n/aGlass City 16 Jackson
5.n/aKokoro Kristin FJ6-KOKOR1-OV
6.n/aPitt United 16 Red
7.n/aDecatur Force VBC 16 White
8.n/aFJ6-BSVBC2-OV (not yet registered)
9.n/aFJ6-CVBCO4-OV (not yet registered)
10.n/aSouth County 16U Black
11.n/aClippard YMCA volleyball club
12.n/aFJ6-BKEYE6-OV (not yet registered)
13.n/aFJ6-BKEYE7-OV (not yet registered)
14.n/aCincy Crush 16 Black
15.n/aImpact Wolfpack-red FJ6IWOLF1PR
16.FJ6-MRAGE1-OVn/aMountain RAGE Volleyball Club – FURY 16R
17.n/aFJ6-MRAGE2-OV (not yet registered)
18.n/aFJ6-COLVP2-OV (not yet registered)
19.n/aFJ6-CAVS12-OV (not yet registered)
20.n/aNiagara Frontier 16 Red – FJ6FRONT2WE
21.FJ6-TWOGV1-OVn/a2 Girls Volleyball – GREY
22.n/aFJ6-TWOGV2-OV (not yet registered)
23.n/aWestmoreland Elite 16s
24.n/aadidas Advancement Academy 16 Lime
Girls' 17 Regional: 7 pools (filled)

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/aNickel City 17 White
2.n/aGlass City 17 Black
3.n/aGlass City 17 Jackson
4.n/aPitt United 17 Red
5.n/aDecatur Force VBC 17 Royal
6.n/aFJ7-BSVBC3-OV (not yet registered)
7.n/aSouth County 17U Black
8.n/aPutnam 17R
9.n/aImpact Wolfpack-black FJ7IWOLF1PR
10.n/aFJ7-BKEYE5-OV (not yet registered)
11.n/aFJ7-BKEYE6-OV (not yet registered)
12.FJ7-CXTRM2-OVn/aClub Extreme – Gray 17R
13.FJ7-MRAGE1-OVn/aMountain RAGE Volleyball Club – 17R CHAOS
14.n/aWestmoreland Elite 17-2
15.FJ7-TWOGV1-OVn/a2 Girls Volleyball – LIME
16.n/aFJ7-CAVS11-OV (not yet registered)
17.n/aFJ7-SEOAT1-OV (not yet registered)
18.n/aNiagara Frontier 17 Red – FJ7FRONT2WE
19.n/aNKYVC 17-3 Thunder (FJ7NKYVC3PR)
20.n/aMountain Monsters Volleyball Club
21.n/aWestmoreland Elite

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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