What: The Beachball Volleyball Tournament is a huge all campus event that you will not want to miss. This will be our 29th annual tournament this fall. 1200-1500 students participate each year in this giant volleyball tournament played with 40" beachballs (OMNIKIN BALLS).
Who: The entire on campus population has been broken down into 43 separate co-recreational teams formed according to the resident hall brother/sister units. All on campus students should contact their RA to sign up.
How: The format will be a Double Elimination Tournament starting at 3:15 p.m. in the Field House and concluding by 8:30 p.m. There will be a one hour break for supper from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Championship BBVB T-shirts will be awarded to the winners.
Dress: Each team is encouraged to dress according to some type of theme. The "Best Dressed" team will be awarded a pizza party the day of the tournament during the dinner break. There will be scheduled times for each team to have their picture taken for this contest.
Why: The purpose of the tournament is to provide the opportunity for students to establish a team spirit among their brother/sister units, meet many other students, participate in a physical activity, and have a great time.
When: R.A. Promotion of event and team organization: August 17-22
Tournament Date: Saturday, August 23
Starting Time: 3:15 p.m. in the Field House
Where: Teams 1-22 will play their first several games in the field house and teams 23-43 will play their first several games in the gym. Check the Team Breakdown for team numbers.