NCR Area Championships
Update #2 - April 18, 2021 - Hotel arrangements for our long-range travelers have been made and Hotel Confirmation #s will be sent by Monday, April 19. Preliminary GREEN BOX grids will be sent by Monday, April 19. Please be prompt with your "Good-to-go" confirmations.
Tournament Procedures: THE LINKED DOCUMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION BELOW IS REQUIRED READING.
Ensure you are at your assigned location 30 minutes prior to your first match. If you are arriving mid-wave, you may want to arrive 45 minutes prior. Please ensure your replacement has arrived before you leave your court for a break.
Rules and Interpretations
Click this link to access the governing rules and guides for the rule set used for Smackfest. The "Abridged USAV Rulebook" is much easier to read than the unabridged version. Please download a copy and have it with you on your phone/tablet during the event.
Consult your USAV Rule Book to resolve issues with the assistance of the Site Director.
Certification-Based Payment Scale
Pool Play Matches: National $40, Junior National $38, Regional $36, Provisional $31, Apprentice $27
Mandatory 3 sets to 25 Matches: National $55, Junior National $50, Regional $48, Provisional $42, Apprentice $36
Forfeited matches that are the official's last match of the wave/bracket-play AND do not require the official to perform the forfeit procedure will not be included in final match counts for payment.
Per the Independent Contractor Agreement, matches worked between the 16th & last day of the month are paid on the 15th of the following month.
2021 PLAYING LOCATIONS BY AREA
BLHS - Big Lake High School, 501 Minnesota Ave E, Big Lake, MN 55309
BLMS - Big Lake Middle School, 601 Minnesota Ave E, Big Lake, MN 55309
LIB - Liberty Elementary, 17901 205th Ave NW, Big Lake, MN 55309
HFH - Hope Fieldhouse, 2645 145th St W, Rosemount, MN 55068
FPA - Fargo Parks Arena (South High School), 2001 17th Ave S, Fargo, ND 58103
MHS - Moorhead High School, 2300 4th Ave S, Moorhead, MN 56560
RUS - Rustad Rec Center, 601 26th Ave E, West Fargo, ND 58078
ASC - Academy Sports Complex, 310 West Industrial Road, Harrisburg, SD 57032
Assignments & Required Paperwork
Your application is NOT a guarantee of assignment.
YOU are responsible for ensuring you have submitted all the required paperwork listed on our Independent Contractor page. Assignments and payments are contingent on the completion of these requirements.
If we do not have a current SafeSport/Abuse Prevention training certificate on file, you would have received an email from Robyn containing instructions on how to obtain this certification. This training is REQUIRED to work juniors event.
Officials that apply to work this event can check the status of assignment by referring to your individual schedule link that takes you to your personalized Google Sheet. If you need the link to your personalized sheet again, please contact Debbie.
Daily court assignments are sent via email. Please confirm with a reply indicating you are "Good to Go" after reviewing your schedule.
Robyn is the primary assignor for the NCR Area Event, please contact her first for any questions/issues.
If your schedule changes while onsite, please contact Robyn with your updated match count by the next morning.