32nd ANNUAL PINECRAFT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT
Wednesday, December 29th, 2021
Entry Fee: $200.00 Per Team
Location: Behind the Sarasota Fairgrounds
600 S Pompano Ave Sarasota, FL 34237
Players must be present and waiver forms checked in by 8:00 a.m. Play starts at 8:15 am.
Pool Play and Tournament Games will be Rally Point Scoring.
Pool play will be broken down into 4 team pools. Pool play matches will be 2 games to 21 sudden death. (This may change depending on total number of teams) Teams will be scored by wins and points against.
Everyone is going to the tournament
Referee's will keep score and call each game. They are volunteers So please respect their calls.
The whole team must be present at the courts by 8:00 AM. The rules will be reviewed at that time. Play will start at 8:10 AM
POINTS OF EMPHASIS:
Registration is done via the Mobile App. Deadline is midnight Dec 25th. We will NOT be taking team registrations at the tournament site.
We reserve the right to modify inappropriate team names
NO SPANDEX PANTS OR SHORTS
SHORTS NEED TO BE LOOSE FITTING & REACH ALMOST TO THE KNEE.
No alcoholic beverages are allowed on premises
Shirts and shorts must be worn at all times.
Team Captains are responsible to inform their team on all rules!
A 5-1 rotation format is not allowed. If rotating in a player at server position, player must play the entire rotation.
Teams must consist of at least 5 players, 2 of which must be female and no more than 7 total. 2 girls must be in the rotation at all times
Players may play on one team only.
Picking up a player after the first game is not allowed unless an injury occurs and is cleared with tournament officials.
Players in the same row may only rotate after serve.
Players rotating in and out of the game must do so at the servers corner.
Players are NOT allowed to rotate from the back row to the front row, or vice versa at ANYTIME.
7th player must play minimum of one pool play match
Server must be behind the line when serving.
No blocking or spiking serve.
2nd row players may spike if feet are behind the 10 ft. line.
On defense, no blocking or interfering with the set unless the ball enters the plane of the net, or the third contact has occurred
All net serves are live balls.
Any ball that is hit into a tree by a player will be a re-serve.
One player from each team must stay to referee the next game after their respective game. If teams fail to supply a ref they will forfeit the first game of their next match.
Once your team is called to a court, there is no warm-up period. Please use unoccupied courts and surrounding areas to warm up prior to your game.
All Teams must fill out the Tournament Waiver and give to officials at the captains meeting day of the tournament. Teams will not be allowed to play until this form is completed and turned in to officials.
1st Place: 2022 Pinecraft Volleyball A Division Champions (Trophies, and Champion T-Shirts)
2nd Place: 2022 Pinecraft Volleyball A Division 2nd Place (Silver Medals, $20 for long sleeve T)
Double Elimination Match play two games to 21, cap of 23. 3rd game to 15 no cap
1st Place: 2022 Pinecraft Volleyball B Division Champions (Trophies, and Champion T-Shirts)
2nd Place: 2022 Pinecraft Volleyball B Division 2nd Place (Silver Medals, $20 for long sleeve T)
Double Elimination Match play two games to 21 cap of 23. 3rd game to 15 no cap
Rules are subject to change. All players will be notified of any rule changes via email and push notifications..
Tournament officials have the right to disqualify any team for violating rules.