Tournament Format – February Fiesta

General Info
  • Match times are a goal.  Be prepared to play early.
  • Clean your Bench Every Match, please and thanks!
  • Three Team Pool – (15s Pool 1 only) – three sets to 25 starting at 4-4; teams will switch sides in set 3.
  • Four Team Pools – 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.
  • 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.
Bracket Play
  • All teams advance unless a team finishes 5th in pool play.
  • All sets during bracket will start at 0-0.
  • Review officiating and playing assignments in AES; some teams will 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.
11s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 9 teams/3 pools
  • Bracket Info
    • 6 teams to gold
      • 2 match guarantee due to 3-team pools
    • 3 teams to silver (round robin)
      • 2 match guarantee due to 3-team pools
12s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 10 teams/3 pools
    • 3-team pools will have a crossover match following pool play
      • 1st Pool 1 plays 1st Pool B for to earn the 1st or 2nd seed in the bracket. (ref 2nd Pool 1)
      • 2nd Pool 2 plays 3rd Pool 1 – Winner advances to gold; loser advances to silver. (ref 3rd Pool 2)
      • 2nd Pool 1 plays 3rd Pool 2 – Winner advances to gold; loser advances to silver. (ref loser of 2ndP2 vs 3rdP1)
    • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
      • 6 teams to gold
      • 4 teams to silver
13s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 20 teams/5 pools
  • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
    • 10  teams to gold
    • 10  teams to silver
14s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 24 teams/6 pools
  • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
    • 12 teams to gold
    • 12 teams to silver
15s – All Pools – 8:00am or 10:00am (pool 1 only)
  • Pool Info
    • 19 teams/5 pools
  • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
    • 10  teams to gold
    • 9  teams to silver
16s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 20 teams/5 pools
  • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
    • 10  teams to gold
    • 10  teams to silver
17s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 16 teams/4 pools
  • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
    • 8 teams to gold
    • 8 teams to silver
18s – All Pools – 8:00am
  • Pool Info
    • 8 teams/2 pools
  • Bracket Info (no consolation matches)
    • 4 teams to gold
    • 4 teams to silver

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