Tournament/Site Director

Al Herbert
herbert@uakron.edu

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Entry Fee

$425

Club Directors: Make entry fee check payable to:

Ohio Valley Region

Date

February 2, 2019

End Date

February 3, 2019

Location

Address

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

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Site Rules

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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

Tournament Information:

Hotel Reservation Information

18 National Waiting List
FJ8-OCTAN1-WE OCTANE PANTHERS 18U
FJ7-AAVBC–OV A2
River Cities
FJ8-RENAS1-KE Renaissance 18 Black
FJ8SEIVB1HO  SEIVB 18 Elite
FJ8COLUM1CH  Columbia Comets 18-1

17 National Waiting List
FJ7-MSPRT3-OV  Mintonette Sports m.73

16 National Waiting List
FJ6-EVBTC3-OV Elite VBTC
FJ6-MAVRK1-OV Maverick 16 Elite
FJ6-ECLVJ1-OV ECJ 16 Elite
River Cities FJ6RENAS1KE
Renaissance 16 Black
FJ6-MSPRT2-OV Mintonette m.62
FJ6-MSPRT3-OV Mintonette m.63

Seeding was done using the following:
2018 OVR Final Standings
2018 OVR-Marathon WinterFest Tournament Results
2018 Dayton Juniors - OVR President's Cup Tournament Results
2018 OVR-Molten National Bid tournament Results

I use the previous year's next younger age division. So to seed the 18s division this year, I use results from the 17s division events from last year. Etc.

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

Al Herbert
4440 Merlin Drive
Uniontown, OH 44685-9641

The courts will be in Hall C/D which is towards the North of the Convention Center.

Checks must be received by January 15, 2019. Checks are not deposited until the weekend of the event. If you are entering teams in multiple events, you may want 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. https://www.ovr.org/forms/OVR_Tournament_Entry_Form.pdf

Doors open at 7:00 am each day. All divisions begin 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.

Girls' 16 National: 4 pools (filled, with 6 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.FJ6-EVBTC1-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 16 Black
2.FJ6-EVBTC2-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 16 Blue
3.n/aFJ6-CVBCO2-OV (not yet registered)
4.n/aFJ6-BSVBC1-OV (not yet registered)
5.n/aFJ6-ACITY1-OV (not yet registered)
6.FJ6-SWVBC1-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – Southwest 16N TJ Shouse
7.n/aFJ6-TOLDV1-OV (not yet registered)
8.n/aFJ6-TOLDV2-OV (not yet registered)
9.FJ6-AAVBC1-OVn/aAdvancement Academy Volleyball Club – 16 Green Girls
10.FJ6-AAVBC2-OVn/aAdvancement Academy Volleyball Club – 16 Shamrock Girls
11.FJ6-NSVBC1-OVn/aNorthShore VBC – Rice
12.FJ6-IMPCT1-OVn/aImpact Sports Academy – 16E Black
13.n/aFJ6-GCBUSOV
14.FJ6-NOVAJ1-OVn/aNOVA Juniors – 16s Navy
15.FJ6-NOVAJ2-OVn/aNOVA Juniors – 16s Gold
16.FJ6-EVBTC3-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 16 National
Girls' 17 National: 4 pools (filled, with 1 team 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.FJ7-EVBTC1-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 17 Black
2.FJ7-EVBTC2-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 17 Blue
3.n/aFJ7-CVBCO2-OV (not yet registered)
4.n/aOCTANE Panther 17
5.n/aFJ7-ACITY1-OV (not yet registered)
6.FJ7-SWVBC1-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – Southwest 17N Joe Gonzalez
7.n/aFJ7-TOLDV1-OV (not yet registered)
8.n/aFJ7-TOLDV2-OV (not yet registered)
9.FJ7-AAVBC1-OVn/aAdvancement Academy Volleyball Club – 17 Green Girls
10.FJ7-AAVBC2-OVn/aAdvancement Academy Volleyball Club – 17 Shamrock Girls
11.FJ7-NOVAJ1-OVn/aNOVA Juniors – 17s Navy
12.n/aRenaissance 17 Black FJ7RENAS1KE
13.n/aFJ7-MSPRT2-OV (not yet registered)
14.FJ7-GCBUS1-OVn/aGreater Columbus Volleyball Club – 17Silver
15.n/aFJ7-AAVBCOV
16.n/aColumbia Eclipse 17-1 FJ7COLUM1CH
Girls' 18 National: 4 pools (filled, with 6 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.FJ8-EVBTC1-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 18 William
2.FJ8-EVBTC2-OVn/aElite Volleyball Training Center – EliteVBTC 18 Kalisha
3.FJ8-PATVB1-OVn/aPatriot Volleyball Club – 18 Revolution
4.FJ8-SWVBC1-OVn/aSouthwest VBC – Southwest 18N TR Harker
5.FJ8-NSVBC1-OVn/aNorthShore VBC – Wood
6.FJ8-NOVAJ1-OVn/aNOVA Juniors – 18s Navy
7.FJ8-ALETA1-OVn/aALETA VBC – Gwinn
8.n/aTeamD 18-Red (FJ8TEAMD1LK
9.n/aTeamD 18-White. FJ8TEAMD2LK
10.n/aFJ8-TOLDV1-OV (not yet registered)
11.n/aUnified 18-1
12.n/aFJ8-CVBCO1-OV (not yet registered)
13.n/aFJ8-CVBCO2-OV (not yet registered)
14.FJ8-AAVBC1-OVn/aAdvancement Academy Volleyball Club – 18 Green Girls
15.n/aFJ8-ECLVJ2-OV (not yet registered)
16.n/aFJ8-ECLVJ1-OV (not yet registered)

Officials [Hired officials: sign in for more information]

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

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