AM Wave (play starts at 8am): U18-U13 Elite
PM Wave (play starts at 2:30pm): U18-U12 Premier
Please note: We will not be recording the results as the results will not be posted to AES nor will we have any bracket play/playoffs in this event.
NetLynx Sports Warehouse
7135 Clinton Rd. Loves Park, IL 61111 (map)
Purpose of Event
The purpose of this event is to provide the coaches an opportunity to work through their line-ups and provide their team/players with a tournament environment to prepare them for league play and other events. While will keep score, results will not be posted to AES. These will be timed scrimmages to maximize play throughout the day and allow coaches the opportunity to try multiple line-up combinations if they choose.
Our courts have limited space for serving and the ceiling height is a bit lower than normal. We will not modify the rules for serving, so please prepare your players to adjust if necessary. Ceiling rules will be in play similar to most events. Balls can be played that are on your side of the net after contacting the ceiling. If the ball goes over the net after touching the ceiling, you will lose the point.
Rosters are NOT required for this event. We only ask that players are not moved during the event unless absolutely necessary (injury or illness).
Teams are NOT required to wear uniforms for this event. Practice t-shirts or equivalent are acceptable. We will NOT be keeping official score (or doing “book” during the matches. If possible, have your liberos wear a different colored shirt.
Adults (18 & Older) – $5.00
Children (17 & Younger) – FREE”
Outside Food Policy
In accordance with NetLynx Sports Warehouse policy, NO OUTSIDE FOOD is allowed in the facility of any kind. This includes all drinks (coffee) with the exception of player’s water bottles. The only exceptions are for those athletes or spectators that have food allergies. Please indicate that at the time you arrive.
The NetLynx Sports Warehouse offers both full concessions as well as the Grind & Wine Cafe where there are plenty of healthy food choices for both athletes and spectators throughout the day.
In accordance with NetLynx Sports Warehouse policy, NO OUTSIDE CHAIRS are allowed in the facility of any kind. This includes bleacher chairs. There will be spectator seating (individual chairs) around each court.
This event is a considered a scrimmage. Teams will provide all officials (including R1). Score will be kept for the purposes of competition, but not officially reported. There will be no playoffs/bracket play at the conclusion of Pool Play. The purpose of the event is to allow the coaches to get their teams/rosters prepared for tournament/league play for the 2020 season. We ask that both participating teams and spectators respect the format of the event and refrain from any unsportsmanlike behavior directed at the officiating teams and/or opponents throughout the day. Let’s keep this competitive but low-key.