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Adult USAV Sanctioned Tournaments

This year MOST of our Adult USAV Sanctioned Tournaments will be held at Center St. Louis & POWERplex!  The Center St. Louis features up to 8 hardwood courts and the POWERplex features up to 6 courts on their premium sport court surface.  Both locations allow us to host HUGE tournaments with multiple Men's & Women's divisions at ONE location on the SAME date!

Tournament Details

Tournament Start Time:
Tournaments begin play at 8:30 AM; Check in at 7:45 AM (some events may start at 8:00 AM; Check in at 7:15 AM).

Tournament Format:  
Teams play a minimum of 8 sets and a minimum of 2 teams from each pool advance to playoffs.

2019-2020 ADULT USAV TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

Date: Day: Divisions: Location:
10-19-2019 Saturday Men's A & BB; Women's BB Center St. Louis
11-9-2019 Saturday (1pm Start) Men's A & BB; Women's A & BB POWERplex
12-7-2019 Saturday Men's A & BB; Women's A & BB POWERplex
12-22-2019 Saturday Men's A & BB; Women's BB Center St. Louis
January Date(s) TBD TBD TBD TBD
2-23-2020 Sunday Men's A & BB; Women's A & BB POWERplex
3-8-2020 Sunday Men's A & BB; Women's A & BB POWERplex
4-4-2020 Saturday Men's A & BB; Women's A & BB POWERplex

Entry Fee & Registration

Cost:  
$100/team
*All participants/teams must be USAV registered. 

-Tournament entry deadline is 10 days prior to tournament date (unless otherwise noted)!
-The tournament schedule will be sent out on the Monday before the tournament.
 
Division sizes are limited…REGISTER YOUR TEAM TODAY!

Tournament entry deadline is the Sunday prior to tournament date!  We may release court reservations back to the facility if division(s) don't fill in advance - SO DON'T WAIT TO THE LAST MINUTE TO REGISTER!  Acceptance after the deadline is limited and dependent on availability. 

ROSTERS:

Roster Form

Please submit your official roster 7 days before your registered tournament date.  If you have any player adds after you submit the roster, you'll need to submit a revised roster before the first match of the tournament! This must be completed for EACH registered event!

Gateway USAV Membership:

Gateway USAV Membership Registration

Adult college teams or adult teams residing outside the Gateway Region may participate in Regular Season Gateway tournaments provided all individuals register using the "one-day adult membership" option.

All participants must be USAV members. 

Tournament Director

Tony Stratman

Tony Stratman

Executive Director & Volleyball Director

Phone: 3143985495

Level of Play Definitions

B-Geared towards players/teams who are seeking a little bit more competition.  Participants that play at this level have a reasonable knowledge of the rules.  Most players on the team should be able to pass and set with relative accuracy and should be prepared for hitting and blocking.
BB-Competitive teams with players who have experience and strong skills. Players at this level have strong fundamentals in all aspects of the game - serving, passing, setting, attacking and blocking. 
A/Open-The most competitive teams with experienced and highly skilled players.

The Volleyball Director reserves the right to restrict team placement in specific leagues and/or divisions based upon the effort to produce an enjoyable, balanced competitive atmosphere for each team.

REVERSE COED Rules:
Blocking:  No male player may participate in a block.
Attacking:  Male players may attack the ball behind the 10' line only.
Net Height:  7'4"