AZ REGION JUNIOR GIRLS OPEN DIVISION
Check In Time: All teams must be checked in no later than: 7:30 am.
Coaches meetings will be held at 7:30 am. Teams not checked in prior the the Coaches meetings could be assessed a penalty.
Check-in should be completed at the tournament desk no later than 1/2 hour prior to the tournament first scheduled match start time. A picture ID for each coach on the roster is required along with a medical release form for each player on the roster. A current VERIFIED SportsEngine or event AES roster is required to be signed and turned into the site director for use at the tournament. VERIFIED means that it shows that the players and coaches are ELIGIBLE. There is an 8 point penalty to the team's first match if the coach is not checked in 1/2 hour prior to the first match start time of the tournament. In this time of COVID, teams may drop late. If a team drops the format WILL CHANGE. All teams should be checked in, on site and ready to play in the first match of the day in the event a team does drop late.
Teams are straight seeded into divisions of 6, 7 or 8, depending on the final number of teams.
Pool play will be followed by a cross-pool match of the corresponding finish in the other pool of the division.
Following this tournament, 3 teams will move up and 3 teams will move down and 2 teams will stay in the division for the next tournament play, (There is no movement following the last regularly scheduled tournament before Region Championships. All teams will stay as they finished for seeding the Region Championships).
Match play is best 2 of 3 sets to 25, 3rd set to 15, if needed.
Ties will be resolved by the new USAV procedure adopted for 2020 (paraphrased as follows):
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