Event Name:

35th Annual Volleyball National Championship Presented by J&L Enterprises

Date(s): November 22 and December 2-6, 2014
Where: Tyson Events Center, Sioux City, Iowa
401 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, IA 51101
Format: The Volleyball national championship includes a field of 36 teams. Twenty-four teams will compete in 12 national championship opening round matches played on campus sites nationwide on Nov. 22. The top 11 seeds and final site host Briar Cliff (Iowa) receive an opening round bye. Opening round winners will join the top 11 and host at the final site for a 24-team pool play tournament. The top two teams from each pool advance to single elimination championship play.
Schedule: Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014         Pool Play (three courts) 1:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 5:45 pm, 8:30 pm
                                             Opening Ceremonies @ 7:30 pm

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014    Pool Play (three courts) 1:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 5:45 pm, 8 pm

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014        Pool Play (three courts) 1:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 5:45 pm, 8 pm
                                             Tie Breaker Playoffs (if necessary) 10:15 pm

Friday, Dec. 5, 2014             Single Elimination (two courts) 10:00 am, 12:30 pm
                                             *Quarterfinal Matches (two courts) 5:45 pm, 8:00 pm

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014        Semifinal Matches 11:00 am
                                             *Championship Match (main court) 7:00 pm
Special Events:

Banquet of Champions - 5:30 pm December 1, 2014 - doors open - Sioux City Convention Center
                                        6:00 pm December 1, 2014 - program begins - Sioux City Convention Center

Parade of Champions - 7:30 pm December 2, 2014 - Tyson Event Center

Ticket Information

Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance. Individual Match Tickets: $10 - Adults; $5 - Children ages 6-18 and college students with ID. Week Passes: $35 - Adults ($25 for teachers with school ID); $25 - Children ages 6-18 and college students with ID. To purchase tickets click here.

Guest banquet tickets will be available by credit card phone order only. Tickets will be $30 each. You may contact the Tyson Events Center/Gateway Arena box office at 712-279-4850 between 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (CST) to purchase your tickets or go to Ticketmaster. The tickets will be $30 each. Guest seating will be at tables for the general public. Banquet tickets will also be available for sale at the door.

Official Photographer/Videographer

Steve Paulson
Website Information | Click Here
Note: No still cameras will be permitted in the Tyson Event Center Arena at any time during the tournament. Official Photographer will take action photos for each match, which will be available for purchase online.

To Purchase DVDs: Contact Erika Newton at enewton@sioux-city.org or by calling (712) 279-4800
Travel Information: