Thursday, October 31, 2013

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The new website for this volleyball club is www.thecorevolleyball.com. We hope the new site will be easier to navigate. This page will be deleted soon, so please bookmark the new page!

Tryout information is posted there, as well.

Thursday, October 3, 2013

2013 TRYOUTS

Date: November 2, 2013
Time: AM for 11- and 12-and-under divisions; Later AM/Early PM for 13-and-under divisions and above
Location: Branson Buchanan Intermediate for 11- and 12-and-under divisions; TBD for older divisions

Please keep your eyes peeled for more information, as they are being ironed out daily. We also have several new and AMAZING coaches on board this year, so get excited!


Wednesday, April 10, 2013

15s Tourney - April 13


Dunamis Power Attack
04-13-2013

Comments:
14's At South Middle School
15's At North Middle School
15's Change to playoff schedule.  Top six advance to Gold Bracket
1 and 2 have a buy, 3 plays 6 (2)Refs 4 plays 5(1Rf)
2 Plays winner of 3-6 (loser Refs)
1 Plays winner of 4-5 (loser Refs)
Closet team refs championship.

We appreciate your attendance and cooperation with the following information. Please make sure all coaches, players and parents understand and read the information below, it will be strictly enforced by all site directors!
For all sites the following applies:
A.  WE will have a concession stand At NORTH, unsure if South will have one.
1.       Fan/Player/Coach behavior must be sportsmanlike at all times!   
2.       Trash: All trash must be picked up by the teams throughout the day. Report spills to site manager.     
3.       Water and Gatorade will be allowed only for the players in the court area!  We allow food and drink in the stands but please help use continue to do that by keeping them clean.  Please report spills to site manager.  No coolers in the gym please keep them in the commons area.
4.       NO T-Shirts will be available  for this tournament. 
5.       NO BALL HANDLING ANYWHERE IN THE SCHOOLS EXCEPT THE GYM AREA!
6.       Change in warm up for 2013: All matches, 2-4-4
7.       Tie Breaking Procedures will be posted at all site.
8.       Coaches must sign rosters before any warm ups are allowed. 
            Coaches meeting at 8:00   Doors open at 7:50.
9.       Playoffs: We will follow HOA guidelines for Playoffs. 
10 teams top 3 advance to bracket
7 team top 3 gold bottom 3 silver.
Medals will be awarded (up to 10 players per team) for 1st and 2nd place in all Playoffs.




F15 Open - Pool A
Court 1 - North Middle School
1Springfield Juniors 14-1
2Joplin Dunamis 15-1
3Spikers 15-1
4The Core 15-1
5Club Bear Volleyball 15-5
6Club Cat Volleyball 15-1
7Club Bear Volleyball 15-3
7 Team Pool Schedule
MatchTimeCourt 1Court 2Off
PlayRefPlayRef
18:30a1 - 463 - 257
29:20a1 - 637 - 542
3 2 - 417 - 365
4 4 - 675 - 123
5 6 - 715 - 234
6 2 - 743 - 156
7 6 - 524 - 371
All Timed Warm-ups are 2-4-4 (2 shared, 4 minutes Serving Team; 4 minutes Receiving Team)
NO SHARED SERVING!!!

All match times are approximate. The first three matches will not start before scheduled time unless all 3 teams are there and ready to play. After the 3rd match, next match warmups should start within 2 minutes of previous match.
All Players must complete & pay for registration before playing.
4 Team Pool Play where all teams advance to playoffs: Two 21 point sets. Beginning at 4-4, no cap.
4 Team Pool Play where not all teams advance to playoffs: Three 21 point sets. Beginning at 4-4, no cap.
5 Team Pool Play: Two 21 point sets. Beginning at 4-4, no cap.
6 Team Pool Play: Two 21 point sets. Beginning at 4-4, no cap.
7 Team Pool Play: Two 21 point sets. Beginning at 4-4, no cap.
Playoffs
Playoffs will be two out of three sets, first 2 - 21 point (no cap)
Third set, if necessary will be a 15 point with NO cap.
During Playoffs the losing team is required to officiate the following match.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

12s Tourney March 30

12s will be at the Branson Sports Club 418 Buchanan Rd., Branson, MO 65616, 14s are at the Branson RecPlex, 1500 Branson Hills Parkway, Branson MO 65616.
-All coaches will have to sign a roster and check in before your team plays in the tournament and 14s and under a coach will be expected to be the up ref for all games. Bring your own whistles and volleyballs for warm-ups.
-It is mandatory that a coach of the officiating team be on the court in some official capacity at all times during a match.  Coaches who are not preset or walk away during an officiating assignment will be penalized with a 5 points penalty PER SET in their next match.
-Warm-up:  2 minutes of shared ball handling, each team on one side of the net.  After that, there will be 4 minutes court time for serving team, followed by 4 minutes court time for the receiving team. The 10 minutes warm up times starts immediately after the teams from the previous match have shaken hands and will not run long. If you are the officiating team, you need to call captains immediately!  We will stay on schedule or ahead. Make sure your team keeps up on the schedule and knows when to play.
-Tie-breaking sets will only be played if there are no other competition elements available to break a tie and it affects if a team will advance to playoffs or not.
-Teams will be required to officiate the next round of playoffs when they are eliminated from playoffs. Tournament director has the right to make any changes regarding the officiating team or teams.
-5 team pools - 2 sets to 25 (Score starts 4-4 no cap). 4 and 3 team pools - 3 sets to 25 (Score starts 4-4 no cap). Tie-breaking sets will only be played; if there are no other competition elements available to break a tie and it affects if a team will advance to play offs or not.. Playoffs will all be best two of three sets to 25 (Score starts 4-4 no cap). 3rd sets when needed are to 15pts (score starts 0-0 no cap), Top three in each pool will advance to bracket play.  1st place from pool play will officiate the first round of playoffs. Trophy and medals given to first and second.
-Liberos may serve in HOA Region tournaments. Seehttp://www.hoavb2.org/files/OFFICIATING/dl/HA_13LiberoServe.pdf for details.
-Remember the coach must sign the score sheet before leaving the court! No cell phones, ear phones (buds), food or drinks of any kind at the scorer’s table .
-We expect your team members and spectators to clean their areas before leaving! Keep valuables and money locked up or on your person. Branson Sports Club is not responsible for lost belongings. Branson Sports Club and the RecPlex has the right to look in any bags brought into the building and to remove players, coaches, teams, or fans from the facility.
-At the Branson Sports Club there is NO COOLERS ALLOWED!! One drink with screw-on lid (in hand) per person is allowed. NO fast food containers.  NO OUTSIDE FOOD IS ALLOWED ANYWHERE IN THE BUILDING. ANYONE BRINGING IN FOOD WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE!  There will a concession stand available. Please make sure all your athletes parents are aware and adhere to this rule. The RecPlex location is allowing outside food. Please clean up after yourselves.
-ABSOLUTELY NO alcohol, smoking, profanity, drugs or harassment of officials will be tolerated any place on the grounds! NO PETS!
- NO VOLLEYBALLS ON THE MEZZANINE, No grilling or tents allowed outside. Please be considerate of the amount of space you take to make sure everyone has room.
-Please demonstrate a positive environment for the athletes and coaches.
- HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: Branson Stone Castle Hotel is the official hotel sponsor for the Branson Sports Club.  Ask for Rachel and mention Branson Sports Club. $59.99 plus tax / including full hot breakfast buffet. Mention Branson Sports Club,  3050 Green Mountain Dr. Branson MO 65616 417-335-4700 bransonstonecastle.com

F12 Open - Pool A
Court 1 -
1Springfield Juniors 12-1
2Extreme Junior Volleyball Club 12-2
3CLUB NET 12-1
4The Core 12-1
5Spikers 12-1
5 Team Pool Schedule
MatchTimePlayRef
18:00a1 - 42
28:50a2 - 53
39:40a3 - 15
4 4 - 51
5 2 - 34
6 5 - 13
7 4 - 21
8 5 - 34
9 1 - 25
10 3 - 42
F12 Open - Pool B
Court 2 -
1The Core 12-2
2Tri-Lakes All Stars 12-1
3Club Velocity
4Extreme Junior Volleyball Club 12-1
5CLUB NET 12-2
5 Team Pool Schedule
MatchTimePlayRef
18:00a1 - 42
28:50a2 - 53
39:40a3 - 15
4 4 - 51
5 2 - 34
6 5 - 13
7 4 - 21
8 5 - 34
9 1 - 25
10 3 - 42
All Timed Warm-ups are 2-4-4 (2 shared, 4 minutes Serving Team; 4 minutes Receiving Team)
NO SHARED SERVING!!!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Tomorrow's practices/11-1 Tourney Schedule




As you might know, there appears to be some snow coming our way tomorrow. Please keep your eye on the blog and the Twitter (@COREVolleyball) for updates regarding practices. If we leave school early tomorrow, we will for sure not have practices tomorrow night. 



Now, from the tournament director:

Please, always recheck Tournament Schedules & Comments Thursday evening, Friday, please.  Directions to playing sites at www.springfieldjuniors.org.  Doors open 45 minutes prior to start time at each location.  All divisions start 8:30am, except 17s and 18Pool A start 8:00am, 18s Pool B starts 9:00am
OFFICIATING TEAMS must have their COACH as part of the officiating crew for the entire match.  Violations of this will incur a 5 point penalty per set in their next match.  Scorekeepers, please, notate and give to court manager. 11s-14s  Coach must be 1st Referee.  All 4 & 5 team pools - 2 sets to 25 (Score starts 4-4, win by two, no cap). PLAYOFFS will all be best two of three sets to 25 (Score starts 4-4, win by two, no cap).  3rd set when needed is to 15pts (score starts 0-0, win by two, no cap).  Teams to Playoffs - all teams from 4 team pools, top three from 5 team pools, generally, but check the Brackets on the wall to be sure - some may take top four, too.  Warmups HOA uses 2-4-4 with no shared serving or hitting before all matches all day long.  Team not on the court must be at bench without any balls.  Liberos may serve.  No ball handling outside the gyms.  You can stretch (without balls) in the hall.  Please respect each facility.  The taxpayers own them, not us.  Bring your own volleyballs for warm-ups (in the gyms only, of course).  Remember the coach must sign the scoresheet before leaving the court!  AWARDS:1st & 2nd Team and Individual in Championships or Gold, 1st Team & Individual in Consolation or Silver, where applicable. 
ABSOLUTELY NO TABLES ANYWHERE,  NO CROCKPOTS OR ANY ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES, NO CANDLES OR ANYTHING THAT BURNS, GRILLS, ETC.  NO COOLERS AT REPUBLIC MC CULLOCH, SPARTA, OZARK UPPER ELEMENTARY, ROGERSVILLE (no room).  At other locations coolers may be allowed only in specific areas only. Check signs and obey the facility rules, please.  Some chairs needed only at Rogersville Upper Main Gym - 11s, no other locations.  Good seating all other locations this time. 
Bring your own whistles.  No Cell Phones, ear phones (buds), food or drinks of any kind at the score table (bottled water with screw on lid okay-not Gatorade or such as makes a sugary sticky mess).  Sometimes changes may occur after this is posted.  Please don’t bother or confront anyone.  The Court Manager is only doing a job for the club.  We must obey the facility rules.  We are privileged guests and are grateful for their accommodating us.  You know without that we could not do these tournaments. 
CONCESSIONS available at Sparta (famous biscuits and gravy, pancakes, hamburgers, hot dogs, baked potatoes, lots of other goodies), Ozark Upper Elementary, Evangel University.  NO COOLERS OR OUTSIDE FOOD AT: SPARTA, Ozark Upper, Evangel.  At other locations, except Rogersville (no room for coolers), Coolers may be allowed in certain areas in the building only if signs say so, and only if you are willing to clean up after yourselves.  If you abuse it you lose it.  Republic is loaded with fast food places, Rogersville has several.  No food or drinks in any gym at any time (exception water in a plastic bottle with screw on cap-no Gatorade).  Thanks.
We are privileged guests and are grateful for their accommodating us.  You know with that we could not do these tournaments.  THANK YOU!   Wishing you a great tournament. 
Remember the COACH IS RESPONSIBLE for all that the team, parents, players and siblings do, and can be sanctioned by a loss of points, expulsion, or forfeiture of the set, match or tournament if warranted.  No one wants that.  So talk with the parents and ask them to keep an eye on the players & their siblings, please.  We truly want all teams to have a good fun time at the tournament, and just as important we want to be welcome back at the facility.  Thanks for helping. 




F12 Open - Pool A
Court 3 - Rogersville Upper Main
1Tri County Talons 12-1
2Harrisonville CAT ATTACK 12-1
3Lamar Slam 12-1
4Set 2 Kill 12-1
4 Team Pool Schedule
MatchTimePlayRef
18:30a1 - 42
29:20a2 - 31
3 3 - 14
4 2 - 41
5 4 - 32
6 1 - 23
F12 Open - Pool B
Court 4 - Rogersville Upper Main
1Northeast Elite Volleyball 12-1
2The Core 11-1
3Club Arrow 12-1
4MC Power 12-1
4 Team Pool Schedule
MatchTimePlayRef
18:30a1 - 42
29:20a2 - 31
3 3 - 14
4 2 - 41
5 4 - 32
6 1 - 23

Friday, March 8, 2013

11s and 12s: Pics!!

More tournament pics!!

(I cannot tell you enough how exciting it is to see these girls
enjoy the game and the friendships made during club season!)


11s (at Reeds Spring):

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1st place at the All Stars Challenge!! 
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12s: 

2nd Place!!