NorthStar Presidents

Day Challenge

Update #7 - February 17, 2021 - THANK YOU to all of you for making the NorthStar Presidents Day Challenge a success this year. Your flexibility and professionalism were appreciated! Payroll for this event is scheduled for Feb 28. Thanks again! ~Brad, Robyn & Debbie

Northstar Presidents Day Challenge

Sat, Feb 6 - Sun, Feb 7, 2021

Sat, Feb 13 - Sun, Feb 14, 2021

Divisions will be split across two weekends - Weekend #1: 14s, 13s, 12/11s
Weekend #2: 15s, 16s, 17s, 18s

Courts will be scheduled in both Rochester & the Twin Cities

Event Website

Official's Uniforms

Team Schedules

Tournament Procedures

Tournament Procedures - THIS ENTIRE DOCUMENT IS REQUIRED READING! These are the similar procedures as the last 2 weekends, with updated protest/rule interpretation contacts.

Videos below are from the Luau, but pertain to both weekends of NorthStar President's Day.

Rules and Interpretations

Click this link to access the governing rules and guides for the rule set used at the NorthStar Presidents Day Challenge. 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.

Hotel

A discounted rate of $55 (+tax) for either a single or double room can be reserved with Debbie. Please let her know if you would like a room for Friday and/or Saturday night(s) and she will make arrangements and will send you a confirmation #.

Payment Schedule

Normal 2 out of 3 matches are $40

Mandatory 3 set matches are $60

Single set Challenge matches are $20

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 1st & 15th are to be paid by the last day of the same month.

2021 Playing Locations

Playing Locations by Area

Twin Cities

CF - Crossfire, 8900 109th Ave N #700, Champlin

MNS - MN Select Volleyball Center, 8686 Valley Forge Ln N, Maple Grove

M1 - M1, 1701 W 94th St #300, Bloomington

MVW - Midwest Volleyball Warehouse, 14050 Judicial Rd, Burnsville


Rochester

NVC - National Volleyball Center, 2601 Viola Rd NE, Rochester


Assignments & Required Paperwork

  1. Your application is NOT a guarantee of assignment.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Daily court assignments are sent via email. Please confirm with a reply indicating you are "Good to Go" after reviewing your schedule.

  6. Brad is the primary assignor for the NorthStar Presidents Day Challenge, please contact him first for any questions/issues.

  7. If your schedule changes while onsite, please contact Robyn with your updated match count by the next morning.