DATE: Sunday, July 14, 2019
SITE: Speedway Sports Complex, 345 Speedway Cir, Lincoln – View Map
SCHEDULES: Tournament brackets and schedules will be posted at CornhuskerStateGames.com and emailed to participants the week of competition.
ADMISSION: Admission will be charged at all Indoor Volleyball venues.
Students (6-18 Years): $2
Children (5 & Younger): FREE
Admission with Super Pass: FREE
All registered athletes receive a complimentary Super Pass in the athlete packet. Additional Super Passes for spectators and family members can be purchased for $15 at CornhuskerStateGames.com. The Super Pass gains free admission to all 2019 Cornhusker State Games events and venues, including the Opening Ceremonies.
Athletes must wear the Athlete Pass each time they enter the facility. Spectators may purchase a Spectator Pass which will be different than the Athlete Pass. Athletes will not be allowed to share their Athlete Pass with family or friends.
COMPETITION FORMAT: Round robin pools of 4 to 6 teams, followed by single elimination playoffs between the top teams in each pool.
RULES: USA Volleyball rules will apply. All teams will be scheduled to officiate during pool play and playoff matches. Teams must supply two referees, a scorekeeper, a scoreboard operator and two lines people. Please bring your own whistles.
UNIFORMS: Matching uniforms are encouraged, but not required. However, all players must wear a shirt or jersey with a permanent, readable number on front and back. Recommended size is 4 inches on front and 6 inches on back. Duplicate numbers are not allowed.
AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three teams in each event.
Juniors – Girls 18 & Under
Juniors – Girls 17 & Under
Juniors – Girls 16 & Under
Juniors – 15 & Under
Juniors – 14 & Under
Juniors – 13 & Under
Juniors – 12 & Under
**Juniors – 10 & Under
**Juniors 10 & Under is a non-competitive event. The event is set up to give the players the opportunity to participate in a tournament setting with pool play, followed by one or two rounds of tournament play. All participants will receive the same commemorative medal.
Age Groups & Divisions
JUNIOR DIVISIONS: USA Volleyball age groups shall be used in the junior divisions.
18 & Under: Players who were born on or after September 1, 2001 or players who were born on or after September 1, 1999 and a high school student during some part of the current academic year.
17 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2002
16 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2003
15 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2004
14 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2005
13 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2006
12 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2007
10 & Under: Players born on or after September 1, 2009. This is a non-competitive event. The event is set up to give the players the opportunity to participate in a tournament setting with pool play, followed by one or two rounds of tournament play. All participants will receive the same commemorative medal.
NOTE: USA Volleyball and top recreation league teams should enter the power division in their appropriate class. The director may reclassify some teams as needed, and may combine or cancel events depending on the number of entries. The actual day each event is scheduled to play is tentative depending on the number of entries. Competition in each event should be completed in one day. Teams will be notified of dates, starting times and game sites at least one week before they are scheduled to play.
Teams can make roster updates online.
The deadline to make roster updates for events held on the first weekend is 5 p.m. on TUESDAY, JULY 9.
Maximum roster size is 10 PLAYERS.
Rosters are considered FINAL after these dates.
Roster additions after July 9 will include the per-player entry fee, plus a $10 late fee PER PLAYER.
Teams that register online are able to login and make roster substitutions free of charge. Teams that register via the paper entry form will be charged a $10 processing fee to substitute players. Teams are strongly encouraged to register online to eliminate any roster change fees.
Rosters WILL be checked during tournament. Please make sure your roster is current prior to the roster change deadlines.
If registering online, the minimum roster size (based on division) must be entered to advance to check-out.
The team waiver form must be signed by each team member, or by parent/guardian if the participant is 18 years or younger. If the team is registered online, and the online waiver for each player is clicked as ‘Accepted’, no printed/signed waiver is needed.
All team waivers for events being held on the first weekend must be clicked as ‘Accepted’ or submitted to the Cornhusker State Games office by TUESDAY, JULY 9 to be eligible for competition.
Registration Fees & Deadlines
IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:
$230 per team until July 8
*Maximum of 10 players per team
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2019 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; Sponsor gifts and coupons.
COACHES: Head coach (for youth indoor divisions) will receive the athlete packet free of charge, and will receive a medal if awarded. Assistant coaches must be included on the registration and pay the entry fee to receive the athlete packet, medal, and free admission to competition sites.
TEAM ONLINE REGISTRATION NOTE: When registering your team online, please note that the system will ask you to enter your team name and roster prior to selecting your sport and division. In the INDIVIDUAL Shipping dropdown menu, be sure to select “TEAM” for each team member. If you wish to have your team packet shipped, you will select that in the TEAM Shipping dropdown menu.
PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $10 processing fee per team. Registering online saves time, money and trees. If registering via the paper entry form, please rate your team as being Above Average, Average or Below Average. List this information in the Additional Details/Special Instructions section of the entry form.
Choose the Shipping Option and get a Free Arby’s Sandwich!
Save time, avoid hassles and receive your CSG gear more than a week before the Opening Ceremonies by shipping your athlete packet ($10) or team box ($15). Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass. Athlete packets will begin to ship in late June. The packet shipping option will only be available for those registered by the final entry deadline. If you don’t choose the shipping option, you will need to pick up your athlete packet or team box.
For those who did not select the packet shipping option during registration, athlete packets can be picked up Nebraska Sports Council headquarters during the following dates and times:
Nebraska Sports Council, 3260 Folkways Blvd., Lincoln, NE 68504 (View Map)
Saturday, July 13 | 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 14 | 7 a.m. – Noon
Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass, which includes admission to all venues and SportFest and the Opening Ceremonies. The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.
Sport Specific Questions: Contact Volleyball Director Daryl Korinek at 402-435-3444.
Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or email@example.com.
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504