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Mar 7-8 Southern Classic 12-18 Power

Tournament Schedule & Hotel Info

Southern Classic
established 1998

March 7-8th, 2020 Southern Classic Power

Check out the New Rock Hill Sports Center ( Click Here )
326 Technology Center Way, Rock Hill, SC 29730

AM Wave will be 13s, 14s & 16s

PM Wave will be 15s, 17s, & 18

The Southern Classic Power Division will be held March 7-8, 2020 and will have Power divisions in all ages 12-18. Play on Saturday will be in AM or PM waves, with playoff brackets on Sunday. Registration will be available on Advanced Event Systems beginning November 15th. With 17 courts at the beautiful, NEW Rock Hill Sports & Event Center, we will be able to accommodate 136 teams. All play will be on site at the sports center and first referees will be provided.


Registration will be available through AES on October 27. Entry fee is $400. Please note that age groups may be combined based on number of team entries.


Play on Saturday will be divided into AM and PM waves. The AM wave will begin at 8AM and PM wave will begin at 2:30PM. All teams will advance to playoffs on Sunday.

AM Wave – 8am start time
Divisions TBD by early Jan

PM Wave – 2:30pm start time
Divisions TBD by early Jan

Schedule will be posted on AES approximately 2 weeks before the tournament


  • All matches start at zero, matches during pool play will have a 2-point cap. Playoff brackets on Sunday will start at zero and do not have a cap.
  • Professional R1 will be provided for each match.


Ticket costs are as follows.

Adult 2-day pass: $15

Adult daily ticket: $10
Child (ages 5-18) 2-day pass: $10
Child daily ticket: $7

Children 4 and under are free

Tickets can be purchased Friday night during team check-in times, or all day Saturday/Sunday. Cash & checks accepted.

Team Check-In

Team check-in will be held from 6-8PM on Friday night and from 7:30-8:30AM on Saturday morning and 1-2PM on Saturday afternoon. If your team plays in the AM wave on Saturday, we strongly suggest that you check-in on Friday night to avoid any delays. Team parent or coach may check the team in, but must pick up all materials at one time. For check-in, you must bring a copy of your USAV webpoint roster. Teams from regions that do not use webpoint can bring a signed copy of your AES roster.

Food & Seating

Food, tables, and coolers are NOT allowed in the facility. Food tables are NOT allowed to be set up anywhere inside the sports center. Players may bring in water bottles in their backpacks.

Portable sport chairs are not allowed. Seating will be provided around each court. If your team is not playing, please allow spectators for teams that are playing to sit. Please note that tournament directors may ask spectators in portable chairs to move if they determine that the teams’ playing abilities are hindered.

Athletic Trainers/First Aid

There will be an athletic trainer on-site throughout the tournament to provide pre-game taping and injury care for players. Ice will be available for post-game care and injuries.

Southern Classic Tradition:
For over 20 years now, teams exchange gifts at beginning of matches. Gifts can be anything (candy, pencil, hair bow, CD, something special from your area, etc). Plan on 10 per team and exchanges with teams in pool play only. Club event for 1 day would be 4 teams or 40-50 items.  

Facility Parking:

Parking will be available for $5 per day.   Parking pass will be provided to each club director.

Hotel Information:

We have negotiated with local hotels discounted rates.  List of all options Click Here



Entry Fee:


Age Division / Level:

12-18 Power


Rock Hill, SC
AM Wave starts at 8
PM Wave starts at 2:30

Host Contact Info :

Jimmy Peden,

Withdrawal Deadline:

January 25, 2020

Misc / Special Considerations:

Two Day Event Gate Fee: $15 adults or $10 per day, kids 18 and under free

T-Shirt Orders


Deadline to order is Feb. 14th.  

Must be team order of 3 or more t-shirts. Individual orders can be purchased onsite, provided we have sufficient inventory. 

$15 for SS and $20 for LS

Pre-order by clicking the blue box below.

Tournament Location

Rock Hill Sports & Event Center
326 Technology Center Way
Rock Hill, SC 29730

Food is not allowed inside buildings.  

SOUTHERN CLASSIC TRADITION: For over 20 years now, teams exchange gifts at beginning of matches. Gifts can be anything (candy, pencil, hair bow, CD, something special from your area, etc). Plan on 10 per team. Should be 5-6 matches or about 50-60 items.  

General Tournament Rules and Information

For questions related to withdrawal, changes, or entries, email or call the region at or during business hours 864-576-3700.

For specific questions about tournament or gym sites, contact the host.

View all PVA tournament policies below, including information on withdraw deadlines and fines, changing divisions, acceptance policies, and inclement weather policies. You are responsible for reading and following these policies.