Tournament Format – February Fiesta

Split Age Groups – USA and American Divisions
  • 15 USA – Seeds 1-16
  • 15 American – Seeds 17-23
  • 16 USA – Seeds 1-9
  • 16 American – Seeds 10-17
General Info
  • Match times are a goal.  Be prepared to play early.
  • Clean your Bench Every Match, please and thanks!
  • Warm-ups will be 4-4 for initial match and 3-3 for later matches. Serve within your time.
  • R-1(up official) will be provided while teams will provide R-2, Score/Flip, Libero Tracker, and 2 Line Judges
    • Have your team ready to officiate at the conclusion of the previous match; report to the R1 official.
Pool Play and Crossovers – Subject to Change
  • Pool Match and Scoring Structure
    • 15s-17s
      • Two sets to 25 starting at 0-0
    • 18s Full Round Robin – Ref team covers both courts.
      • Sets 1 and 2  will be 2/3 to 25 starting at 0-0; any third set is to 15 starting at 0-0. No cap.
  • Crossover Match and Scoring Structure
    • Sets 1 and 2  will be 2/3 to 25 starting at 4-4 with no cap; any third set is to 15 starting at 0-0.
Bracket Play
  • All teams advance to the gold or silver bracket.
  • Sets 1 and 2  will be 2/3 to 25 starting at 4-4; any third set is to 15 starting at 0-0. No cap.
  • Review officiating and playing assignments in AES; some teams may officiate the previous match before playing match one in the bracket.
  • Losing Team Officiates – AES will pre-assign both playing teams to officiate the next round of bracket.  AES will not determine the officiating team until after the previous match concludes and scores are entered; in most cases, the losing team will officiate on the same court.

Medals

  • 11s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 12s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 13s –1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 14s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 15s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 16s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 17s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver
  • 18s – 1st and 2nd in Gold – 1st in Silver