Event Info - 2022 Memphis Challenge 15-18's

Description Entry FeeTeamsMax Teams
115 Club$495.00Show Teams24
215 Premier$495.00Show Teams24
316 Club$495.00Show Teams28
416 Premier$495.00Show Teams16
517 Club$495.00Show Teams24
617 Premier$495.00Show Teams16
718 Club$495.00Show Teams24
Event Details
2022 Memphis Challenge 15-18's
Two Day Format
Delta (DE)
Metro Sport Events & Memphis Metro Volleyball
The Renesant Convention Center Memphis
255 N Main St
United States of America (USA)
director@memphisvolleyball.com, katiehill@memphisvolleyball.com

****** All dates and times are in Eastern Standard Time (EST)******

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Event Information

General All divisions play two days (Saturday and Sunday). Saturday is AM or PM wave play; Sunday is a double elimination bracket play. All officials have to be USAV members and Impact/Safe Sport certified. Event Policy Registration is not considered complete until payment is sent in and this is on a first come first serve basis. Registration does NOT insure acceptance. There is a $50 late registration fee, if not registered and paid by the deadline. Registration Fee will be fully refunded if cancellation is requested before registration deadline. After deadline the registration fee will not be refunded. There is a $25 fee for submitting roster after roster deadline.

USAV Tie-breaking Protocol has changed.  There will be NO Tie-Brakes Matches!!!

Premier and Club Divisions

Notes Team registration at the event will be from 5:00-8:00 PM on Friday. There will be Saturday registration from 7 to 11 AM. Any team who fails to check in will forfeit the first game of the opening match.  It is the coach’s responsibility (see USAV rules), to have a ROSTER and Medical Release Form for each player with them at all times. For all divisions, one coach, with Impact or higher certification, must be on the bench with the team at all times. (See the Delta Region USAV Tournament Manual for particulars.) Seating inside the playing venues and around the courts is provided. Outside chairs will not be permitted inside. Inclement Weather Policy: The tournament will not be cancelled due to weather. It is the decision of each coach and/or club whether their team should attempt to travel to a tournament in bad weather. Teams deciding not to attend tournament will NOT receive a refund of their tournament entry fee.  In addition, those teams must notify the tournament director prior to the start of the tournament that they will not participate.

COVID-19 POLICY: We will be following all CDC and government guidelines as they pertain to Covid-19. As this continues to be an evolving situation, we will continue to monitor it and make adjustments as it pertains to teams, and spectators based on the guidance, regulation, and recommendation on the CDC, government and USAV.

Roster Requirements: Player jersey number, player name, player USAV number verified, coach name, coach USAV number verified, coach impact/safe sport certification verified. You have to enter team roster in AES. 

Tournament Hotel Accommodations: The Sheraton Hotel (connected to the Convention Center is the official hotel sponsor for the Memphis Challenge. Reservations for the Sheraton will go live on October 1, 8am central.

Other hotels and accommodations for the Memphis Metro tournaments are brought to you by EventConnect, the industry’s leading tournament management system. Once you’ve registered for the tournament, you will receive email communication from EventConnect giving you exclusive access to Sponsor Hotels - these hotels ensure all participants and attendees are receiving the best rates, amenities, and customer service. To maintain the quality of the event experience, we ask that all hotel activity takes place through EventConnect. Next Steps: 1) Shortly after approval of your registration in AES you will receive the email link to access the system. 2) Create a team block at a hotel of your choice to receive the booking link for your team 3) Forward team hotel booking link to team members to complete reservations and ensure they book in your block and receive the tournament group discount For Team Managers looking for assistance in setting up a group block please contact our Team Strategy Specialist, at 1-888-723-2064 or by email at support@eventconnect.io