Event Name:

37th Annual Volleyball National Championship Presented by F&M Bank and Absolute Screen Art

Date(s): November 28-December 3, 2016
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. 19. The top 11 seeds and final site host 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, Nov. 29, 2016         Pool Play (three courts) 1:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 5:45 pm, 8:30 pm
                                             Opening Ceremonies @ 7:30 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016    Pool Play (three courts) 1:00 pm, 3:15 pm, 5:45 pm, 8 pm

Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016        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. 2, 2016             Single Elimination (two courts) 10:00 am, 12:30 pm
                                             *Quarterfinal Matches (two courts) 5:45 pm, 8:00 pm

Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016        Semifinal Matches 11:00 am
                                             *Championship Match (main court) 7:00 pm
Special Events:

Banquet of Champions - 5:30 pm November 28, 2016 - doors open - Sioux City Convention Center
                                        6:00 pm November 28, 2016 - program begins - Sioux City Convention Center

Parade of Champions - 7:30 pm November 29, 2016 - Tyson Event Center

Ticket Information

Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance. Individual Match Tickets: $12 - Adults; $5 - Children ages 5-18 and college students with ID. Week Passes: $40 - Adults ($25 for teachers with school ID); $25 - Children ages 5-18 and college students with ID. To purchase tickets at etix.com.

Guest banquet tickets will be available by credit card phone order only. Tickets will be $30 each. You may call 712-279-4844 between 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (CST) to purchase your tickets. 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.

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Official Photographer/Videographer

2016 Photos-TBA
2015 Photos - 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: 2016 DVDs-TBA
2015 DVDs - TBA

2014 DVDs - Contact Erika Newton at enewton@sioux-city.org or by calling (712) 279-4800
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