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Summer Volleyball Series

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Summer Series information

SCHEDULES

  • Schedules can be found on the website through this link: https://breakdownsportsusa.sportngin.com/summervball
  • scroll down; event list with schedules will be on the right side of the page
  • Schedules are typically posted in the evening six days prior to the event.
  • Team listed on top is the home team.

SPECTATORS

  • At all 2021 summer Breakdown events, spectators are welcome with no restrictions.
  • Masks are encouraged if not vaccinated, but not required.

CHECK-IN/WAIVERS

  • Coach check-in/team arrival time should be approximately one hour prior to the start of the team's first scheduled match.
  • Coaches should check in at the tournament desk upon arrival to submit waivers.
  • Insurance waivers must be completed and submitted before teams are permitted to play.
  • Waivers only need to be submitted once per summer.
  • CLICK HERE for 2021 waiver form.

UNIFORMS

  • Uniforms are not required.
  • Substitutions and libero swaps will be on the honor system.
  • All teams are encouraged to wear the same color with the libero wearing a contrasting color, but this is not required.

TRAINER

  • An athletic trainer will be on site at all events.

COACHES

  • High school coaches ARE allowed to coach their teams, as it is within the allowed summer contact period.
  • Minnesota coaches, contact your AD for information regarding the summer waiver period.

OFFICIATING

  • A paid up official and table workers will be provided for each match.
  • Each team must provide one line judge for their matches.
  • Note: It is acceptable and not uncommon for teams to rotate bench players through line judging duties.
  • There are no "work duties" when not playing. 
  • The Summer Series uses NFHS/High School rules (not USAV).
  • Matches are best-of-three sets (25-25-15, no cap).
  • This summer, teams WILL NOT switch sides during the match at any point.

WARM-UPS/WARM-UP BALLS

  • Warm-up time will be as follows:
  • 2 minutes shared ball-handling
  • 4 minutes visiting team
  • 4 minutes home team
  • Teams should plan to serve within their own court time
  • Warm-up balls are NOT provided at most sites, so please bring your own balls.

OUTSIDE FOOD

  • No outside food or drink is allowed within the facilities. It may be purchased at any available on-site concession areas. 
  • No coolers allowed.

TIE-BREAK CRITERIA

  • In brackets that involve 3- or 4-team pools, the following criteria will be followed:
  • In the event of a two-way tie, the tie-breaker is the winner of the head-to-head match.
  • In the event of a three-way tie (same match records), the tie-breaker steps are as follows:
  • % of sets played that were won (2-1, 2-0, 1-2 = 5 wins in 8 sets or 62.5%)
  • Point differential (points won minus points lost for the entire pool play)
  • In a three-way tie, if a team is eliminated based on the first criteria, the steps do not start over.

QUESTIONS/CONTACTS

  • For questions regarding schedules, tourney information, items above, or day-of-event emergencies (e.g. running late): Greg Sayuk - coachsayuk@gmail.com; (952) 220-1373 cell
  • For questions regarding registration, payments, and facilities: Justin Hegna - hegna@breakdownsportsusa.com; (320) 492-0897 cell

Registration/Payments

Greg Sayuk

Schedules

Phone: 952-220-1373

Justin Hegna

Registrations/Payments

Phone: 320-492-0897

Registrations

The Registration "Summer Volleyball Series" is not currently available.

The Registration "Summer Volleyball Series" is not currently available.

The Registration "Summer Volleyball Series" is not currently available.

Forms

IMPORTANT: Please turn in insurance waivers at each tournament during the check-in process. Please don't email or mail.