The Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic will
include both high school and collegiate volleyball matches. Hastings
College will host a National Association
of Intercollegiate Athletes
(NAIA) Volleyball Tournament. Participating teams include Hasting
College, Columbia College (Columbia,
MO), College of Coastal Georgia (Brunswick, GA) and Oklahoma City University (Oklahoma City, OK). Two courts will be set
in the Heartland Events Center, one for high school matches and one for
High school matches will be Nebraska High School Hall of Fame Jamboree Volleyball Games. The volleyball jamboree has been approved by the NSAA.
- Matches will be varsity level only. Lower-level games will not be permitted.
- Only 14 players will be allowed on a roster.
- Schools will play (2) two sets (rally scoring to 25) against (2) two schools.
- The warm-up period will use the standard 16-minute format.
- Results of these games will not be counted into the school’s regular season record, nor will such games count toward a school’s wild-card-point averages.
- The Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic should not be included on your regular season schedule.
Participating schools will receive complimentary gate admission for coaches and players, to the 2017 Nebraska State Fair on the day of their match. The Nebraska State Fair is the largest entertainment event in the state. The 11-day event offers hundreds of exhibits, live entertainment stages, national concerts, food vendors, the largest livestock show in the state, a Family Fun Zone, parades, and more.