Golden State

National Qualifier

Golden State

National Qualifier

  • Reno-Sparks Convention Center

  • March 2-4, 2018


Hall 4:
Courts 1-12
Court Map
Team Check-In
Will Call
Guest Registration

Hall 5:
Team Camps (no outside food)

Weather Update!

We understand that there is inclement weather predicted for this weekend. We are recommending that everyone pay close attention to the weather service reports and adjust travel accordingly. Please make decisions based on the safety of your players and family. Your club director has contact information for NCVA Staff in Reno. Please be sure to stay in touch with your coaches and club directors throughout the weekend.

We have gathered a few links below to help you prepare for the storm.

Weather Information! Truckee, CA    Reno, NV

Got Chains? Your guide to winter travel

Chain Control Location and Information

Event Newsletter – Edition #5

We will have tables and chairs inside Hall 5 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center for teams to setup inside. No outside food will be allowed but you will be out of the weather between matches.

Concession Stand Locations:
The main concession stand is located in Concourse B, across from Hall 3
Keva Juice is located in Concourse B
The coffee cart is located in Concourse B

Guest Registration


All family, friends, and fans of all teams must register; no one may enter the playing area without a Guest Wristband.

Players will receive a bag tag and Coaches will receive a Wristband as part of their Team registration during check-in.

Guests may pick up Guest Wristbands purchased online at the WILL CALL booth at the main entrance.

Wristbands - Buy Now! Guest Registration Hours
Team Registration Hours

Tournament Information

AM Wave: 8:00 AM
PM Wave: 2:30 PM

Seeding Questions

Age GroupWave AssignmentBid AvailabilityTournament Information
18 OpenAM 2Seeding
18 USAAM2SeedingFlowchart
18 AmericanPM1SeedingFlowchart


Attendance is limited to 7,000 per day.


Entry Fees

Registration opens: November 1, 2017

Entry Fee: $950 for all age divisions


Registration deadline: January 26, 2018

Teams will be accepted after the deadline, if space is available, with an entry fee of $1050

There are no refunds after January 26, 2018

Changes? Cancellations?

If your team needs to cancel from the event, change their division, or just ask a question, please use the links below.

Tournament Cancellation Form Contact Us!


Tournament Hotels

Your team will not be accepted into the tournament without submitting the required hotel form. Please be sure to submit this form once you have booked and confirmed your hotel reservations.

Required Hotel Form

Coaches' Requirements

ALL coaches listed on the Official Roster (Head and Assistant coaches) must have the following items:

  1. A current background screen via WebPoint
  2. A current Safesport certification
  3. An IMPACT coaching certification, at a minimum (CAP I, II, III counts as well)

Coolers and Food

No coolers or outside food are allowed in the San Mateo Event Center. There will be security on-site enforcing this policy.

This is a site requirement so please pass this information on to your team parents who are traveling to the tournament.

It is highly recommended that you do not leave your belongings unattended. Leaving any items unattended at the tournament is done at your own risk. The NCVA and/or the Convention Centers are not responsible for lost or stolen items. Please plan accordingly.

USA Volleyball High Performance Tryouts

USA Volleyball has cancelled the High Performance tryout scheduled for March 1.

Be sure to check out the upcoming tryouts in April:

Friday, April 20, 2018
Check-In: 4:00 PM
Tryout: 5:00 – 8:00 PM

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Check-In: 4:00 PM
Tryout: 5:00 – 8:00 PM

For more information, go to:
USA Volleyball High Performance

Practice Availability

Practice courts will be available in Hall 4 on Thursday, March 1, 2018, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Courts are on a first come, first served basis.

Important Links