September 8-9, 2017
High School Tournament
The tournament will run on a two-‐day format, beginning late Friday afternoon and continuing through Saturday so teams can experience great competition while still enjoying the fun and excitement of the Great Smoky Mountains. This is an awesome way to experience volleyball in an environment where every level, Varsity, JV and your Middle Schools all play in the same tournament on one newly built sports world campus.
Varsity, Junior Varsity & Middle School
All divisions will have formats designed to guarantee each team at least 5 matches in each division. One or Two wave format depending on number of entries. Middle School will only be playing on Saturday.
This is a sanctioned High School Event.
Room for 90 teams. Teams will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis based on entry fee post-mark.
Cancellation Policy: If you withdraw after July 1st, all fees will be forfeited. Please send entry fee made payable to PRVC by the same date (or register and pay online).
Online Registration & Entry Fee
Use this Section if you want to register AND pay online with a Credit Card.
ROCKY TOP CLASSIC 2016
Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email: phoenixRisingVB@gmail.com
Mail-in Registration & Entry Fee
Use this Section if you want to register by mail and pay with a check. Fill out the form online, print it out, then mail to below address with a check!
Attn: Rocky Top Classic
P.O. Box 23738
Knoxville, TN 37933
Additional Tournament Info
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There will NOT be a coaches meeting on Friday. However, COACHES MUST check in their teams (consists of picking up coaches' and players' credentials and passes, 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. It will be updated if any teams add or drop, so check the web site regularly that week.
THis event only uses paid TSSAA officials.
Courts #1-17 at the Rocky Top Sports World Gatlinburg,TN
Will be posted on AES website by 8 pm on Wednesday the week of event and will be updated if any teams add or drop.
First Wave - no earlier than 4 pm
Second Wave - no earlier than 6 pm
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.
Host Hotel & Stay, Play, and Save Policy
All teams participating in this event receive SIGNIFICANT savings if they stay in our Host Hotels.
Please contact Director
Check-in Locations and Times
Friday, September 8th, 2017 from 3 pm-5:30 pm (according to your start time) inside the Rocky Top Sports World across from where admission is sold.
This year's event will have an admissions fee for spectators of $10 per day or $18 for a tournament pass. Children 6 and under are FREE!
Credit Cards accepted at the door.
Athletes will just need to show their badges to gain admission to the Hall.
Teams will be issued 4 (maximum) coaching credential passes for ALL staff, to include scorekeeper and linesman.
Spectators will be able to purchase a colored wristband at the door each day, beginning at 3 pm, that will gain them admission to the playing venue.
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 facility.
Coolers and outside food and drink are NOT ALLOWED in the facility. 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.