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Ozark Challenge Tournament, January 2022

HOTELS

Ozark Juniors is excited to announce that we have once again partnered with CSTT for the 2021-2022 season.  Team hotels for the Ozark Challenge can be booked through CSTT (see below). This event is NOT a stay and play.   Utilizing their online system makes booking your rooms easier than ever before, while guaranteeing the lowest possible rates for your team. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the 2022 Ozark Challenge!

Date: January 15-16,  2022
Age: 10U-18U
10U-11U - Saturday January 15th Only
12U-18U - Saturday and Sunday January 15-16
Cost (10U-11U) - $275 per team
Cost (12U-18U): $390 per team
Location: See information below
Registration on AES opens: October 1, 2021
Registration Deadline: January 3, 2022
Roster Deadline:  January 10, 2022
Refund Policy: No refunds after December 27, 2021

Admissions: $10 admission per day 
Students ages 7-16 and senior citizens 65 and older: $5 per day
Kids 6 and Under: FREE

INFORMATION

Coaches Meeting: There will be no coaches meeting. Coaches are responsible for reading and understanding the rules and regulations. Please be aware that changes to the schedule might occur a day prior to the event. It is the coach's responsibility to check and make sure that they know the most updated schedule.

Facility Rules:
 - Admission Fees: $10 per day 
                             Students ages 7-16 and senior citizens 65 and older: $5 per day
                             Kids 6 and Under: Free
- No outside food or drinks allowed at any of the facilities. Concessions available.
- No coolers allowed
- All Facilities have seating provided. There will be limited space for personal chairs. 
- Spectators must remain in seating area only

Locations:
Arkansas Athletes Outreach South (AAOS)
  1515 Burr Oak Street
  Fayetteville, AR 72703
Arkansas Athletes Outreach North (AAON)
  4667 S. Dixieland Road
  Rogers, AR 72758
Springdale Park and Recreation Facility (SRC)
  1906 Cambridge Street 
  Springdale, AR 72762

Check-In: Team check-in will be completed online.  

Format: (Depending upon number of entries/age divisions). 5 Matches total guaranteed for the tournament
ONE DAY EVENT (10's-11's):
- Pool play in the morning
- Bracket play in the afternoon
TWO DAY EVENT (12'S-18'S):
-Pool play Saturday
-Bracket play Sunday
- 4 Team Pools Best 2 out of 3 sets to 25 - NO CAP start at 0-0, 3rd set to 15 start at 0-0
 - NO CAP, unless started differently on the schedule
- 5 Team Pools 2 sets to 25 starting at 4-4
- Pools play begins at 8:00 am
- Warm-up: 2 (shared) - 4 - 4 minutes each team including serving.

Officiating:
- 1st Officials provided
- Teams are required to have an officiating crew consisting of 2 line judges, 1 scorekeeper, 1 libero tracker, 1 down official
- Be aware that during playoffs WINNERS MAY HAVE TO OFFICIATE
Officiating Penalties: Failure to provide officiating crew for your assignment could results in the forfeit of the 1st set of your next match. A coach must be present at the court site during officiating assignments. For every minute the officiating crew is late or incomplete, one point will be given to their opponent (up to 25-0 forfeit). The clock starts at match time.

Awards: 1st and 2nd place individual awards in every division

 For more information you can contact Jenny Lingenfelter at
jenny@ozarkjuniors.com / (479) 200-4422