The annual Las Vegas Classic takes place this upcoming weekend during the three-day President's Day holiday weekend. Many of the nation's top junior clubs will be sending their U18 and U17 teams to Vegas to compete in one of the biggest tournament tune-ups leading into the national qualifier competition schedule. The tournament hosts both an Open and Club division for both age divisions.
For a complete schedule, list of teams, and information regarding the tournament format, click on the above link to the tournament's official web page.
The Las Vegas Classic is hosted by the Southern California Volleyball Association.
Heading into Power League #3 next month for the U18 division, UPVBC 18's and KJVBC 18 Baden will remain in inter-regional competition and will be joined by both WVBA 18 Mizuno and Lake Tapps 17 Orange. WVBA 18 Mizuno won the Flight 1 bracket over Lake Tapps 17 Orange at Kentwood High School.
Inter-regional competition took place at The Courts in Beaverton, while regional "Flight" action was held at local venues. While two teams will move up and down between Flight 1 and the Inter-regional competition, three teams will move up and down among the remaining flights.
A compete list of U18 results will be posted on the Puget Sound Region website soon.
The first-round of the PSR's juniors Power League series is complete as the U14 and U12 age divisions competed this past weekend.
The U14 series combines both U14 and U13 teams. At the end of the weekend, three U13 teams finished among the top-five ranked teams, including Puget Sound Volleyball Academy's 13 National squad, the tournament champion.
Click here for complete results of the U14 competition.
In the U12 division, it was Power Surge 12 Black prevailing as the tournament champion.
The second round of the U18 Power League series is scheduled to take place this weekend. The top-four teams from the first event will compete on Saturday against the top-four teams representing the Columbia Empire Region. This inter-regional competition is scheduled for Saturday, February 6th at The Courts in Beaverton.
The remainder of the PSR teams participating in the U18 Power League series will compete locally on Sunday, February 7th.
Click here for a list of pools and competition sites for Sunday.