COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 18, 2016) – A total of 112 teams from six countries are set to compete in the 2016 USA Volleyball Indoor High Performance Championships from July 19-23 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
The 17th annual tournament returns to Fort Lauderdale for the second time since 2013, and will see teams compete in eight divisions: U20 Girls', Boys’ International Youth, Boys’ National Youth, Boys’ Regional Youth, Girls’ International Youth, Girls’ National Select, Girls’ National Youth and Women’s International Junior.
Along with the highly-anticipated Opening Ceremony, competition begins Tuesday at the Broward County Convention Center and concludes Saturday.
The tournament features many of the top players from the USA Volleyball High Performance pipeline, USA Volleyball Region High Performance teams, as well as the 2016 Women’s Junior National Team and Girls’ Youth National Team.
Of USA Volleyball’s 40 regions, 18 regions have at least one team playing. This year’s international teams come from Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico.
This year’s tournament is co-hosted with the Joseph Volleyball Camps and the Broward County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.
Girls U20: Dominican Republic U20, Puerto Rico U20, Team Canada Jr. Women, U.S. Girls’ Youth National Team 1, Girls’ Youth National Team 2, U.S. Women’s Junior National Team
Boys’ International Youth: Arizona Boys Youth, KRVA HP Boys, NCVA Junior Red, NCVA Youth Red, New Zealand Youth, SCVA Youth International, Team Canada Youth Men, Team Ontario boys, USA Select A1 Red, USA Youth A1 Blue, USA Youth A1 Red, USA Youth A1 Stars, USA Youth A1 White, USA Youth Ctl Blue, USA Yth Ctl Red, USA Youth Ctl White
Boys’ National Youth: Badger boys National Youth, GEVA Boys’ Red Youth, Lone Star Youth, NCVA Youth White, OVR HP Youth, SCVA Youth National, Team Florida Boys National Youth, USA Select A1 White, USA Select A1 Blue, USA Select A1 Stars, USA Select A1 Stripes, USA Select Ctl Red
Boys’ Regional Youth: Arizona Boys’ Region, GEVA Boys’ Blue Youth, Iowa Boys Regional, NCVA Select Red, Team Florida BNS, Texoma Select, USA Select Ctl White
Girls’ International Youth: Arizona Girls Youth, Badger Girls International Youth, Dominican Republic Youth, GEVA Girls Youth, Iowa Girls International Youth, Iroquois International Youth, NCVA Youth Red, New England Youth, PSR HP Youth, Puerto Rico U18, SCVA Girls Youth, Team Florida GIY, USA Select A1 Blue, USA Select A1 Red, USA Select A1 White
Girls’ National Youth: Arizona Girls Select, Badger Girls Select, GEVA Girls Select, Gulf Coast Select, Iowa Select Black, Lakeshore Select, Lonestar Select, NCVA Select Red, North Texas Select, OK Select Red, OK Select White, OVR HP Select, PSR HP FS, PSR HP Select, SCVA Girls Select, Team Florida GNS Blue, Team Florida GNS Red, Team Florida GNS White, USA Select A1 Stripes, USA Select Ctl Red, USA Select Ctl White
Girls’ National Youth: Aloha HP GNY, Aloha HP GNY – Jenic, Gulf Coast Youth GNY, Iowa GNY, Iroquois National Youth, KRVA HP Girls, Lakeshore Youth, Lonestar Youth A1, Lonestar Youth A2, OK Youth Red, OK Youth White, OVR HP Youth Girls, Team Florida GNY, UAS Select A1 Stars, USA Youth Ctl Red, USA Youth Ctl White
Women’s Junior International: Australian Junior Women, GEVA Girls’ Junior, Iowa WIJ, Iroquois International Junior, NCVA Junior Red, New England Junior, Quebec Volleyball, Team Florida WIJ, Team Ontario Girls, USA Junior A1 Red, USA Junior A1 White, USA Youth A1 Blue, USA Youth A1 Red, USA Youth A1 White, Women’s Junior Ctl Stars, Women’s Junior Ctl Stripes