Jewel of the Mountains

February 11-12, 2023

Meadowview Conference Resort & Convention Center Kingsport, TN AND TNT SportsPlex


Match Length

All matches will be best 2 of 3 games to 25 with the deciding game, if necessary, to 15. There is no cap!!!

Age Divisions

18's, 17's, 16's, 15's, 14's, 13's, and 12's
**Divisions must have at least 8 teams entered or they may be combined.!!!

Division Formats

All divisions will have formats designed to guarantee each team at least 5 matches in each division. All teams will play 2 matches minimum on Saturday and 2 or more on Sunday.

Entry Fee

PLEASE NOTE: When using the button below you are only making YOUR PAYMENT. To register your team use the link to the RIGHT-->

 $450 for all Divisions

Only  AAU Teams may attend



Room for 96 teams. Teams will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis based on entry fee post-mark.

Cancellation Policy: No refunds after teams are accepted in event unless under our Cover related refund policy.


  • Should this event be cancelled or postponed due to COVID related issues all teams will be eligible for a full refund

Additional Tournament Info

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There will NOT be a coaches meeting on Friday night. However, COACHES OR CLUB DIRECTORS MUST check in their teams (consists of signing the roster, picking up coaching credential pass(es), and playing schedule/tournament procedures) at the playing venue.

The complete schedule for the entire weekend and seeding will be posted to the AES web site by 8pm on Wednesday the week of the event, will be updated if any teams add or drop, so check the web site regularly that week.

Paid 1st official provided for all matches, paid 2nd official for all Gold Division Final Matches.

All Courts at the MeadowView Convention Center, 1901 Meadowview Parkway,Kingsport TN 37660
423 578-6600

Will be posted on AES website by 8:00pm on Wednesday the week of event and will be updated if any teams add or drop.

Please check website regularly that week.

There will be a trainer available to tape ankles and assist with minor injuries as well as serve as a first responder to more serious injuries. PLEASE provide your own wrapping supplies.

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Check-in Locations and Times

Friday, February 11th  at the Meadowview Convention Center  from 6:30pm-8:00pm outside the venue where admission is sold.

Saturday, February 12th at Meadowview from 7:15-11:30am


Meadowview Marriott

1901 Meadowview Parkway (Host Hotel Attached to Convention Center)
Kingsport, TN 37660
Room Rate $124.00 per night plus tax
Block:  double/double & Kings
Reservations: 1-423-578-6600
Book your room:

Last day to book: 1/28/22


Hampton Inn

2000 Enterprise Place
Kingsport, TN 37664
Room Rate: $ soon per night plus tax
Reservations: 423-247-3888 (For Blocks please request AAU volleyball)
Book your group:


Holiday Inn Express

1217 Stewball Circle
Kingsport, Tn 37664
Room Rate: $soon Double Kings or Queen w/ Sofa bed soon  King w/ sofa bed suite per night plus tax
Reservations: 423-723-2300 (For Blocks please request AAU volleyball)
Book your group: PRV

Cut off date to book: Feb 1st 2019


This year's event will have an admissions fee for spectators of  $20 for two day tournament pass. Children 2 and under are FREE!

**Credit cards will be accepted at the door.

Athletes will just need to show their jersey, Bag tag, and pass protocol's to gain admission to the Exhibit Hall.

Teams will be issued a coaching credential pass for each ADULT they have listed on their roster in AES.

Spectators will be able to purchase a colored wristband at the door each day, beginning at 7am, that will gain them admission to the playing venue.

Facility Rules

There will be a NO TOLERANCE policy for misbehavior by players/teams and spectators in the venues.

Ball Handling is NOT allowed outside of the exhibit halls in the convention center.

Coolers and outside food and drink are NOT ALLOWED in the convention center. Only water and sports drinks may be brought inside the facility.

Violation of these policies or any other general misbehavior may result in IMMEDIATE dismissal from the facility for the remainder of the day.