Golden State Classic

March 7-8, 2020

Golden State Classic

March 7-8, 2020

  • Capital Sports Center

  • Cal Expo

Guest Registration


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

Players (15 max) and Coaches (5 max) will receive a Guest 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

*Each age division plays both days of the tournament

* Please check the flowcharts for wave assignments for Sunday. Start times for brackets on Sunday will be staggered, please check the online schedule for your team’s start time.

AM Wave starts at 8:00 AM
PM Wave starts at 3:00 PM

Team Registration Hours
Age GroupSite AssignmentWave AssignmentTournament Information
18Cal ExpoAMSeedingFlowchart
17Cal ExpoPMSeedingFlowchart
16Capital Sports CenterAMSeedingFlowchart
15Capital Sports CenterPMSeedingFlowchart
14Cal ExpoPMSeedingFlowchart
13Cal ExpoAMSeedingFlowchart
12Cal ExpoAMSeedingFlowchart
Questions? Email [email protected]



Coronavirus Disease

*Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Update* – as of 02/27/2020

We are aware of the current news and updates on the Coronavirus Disease.  At this time, all NCVA events are not being cancelled. NCVA cannot give any medical advice, or advise you if you should or should not attend an event based off medical issues or concerns. We strongly urge you to reach out to your local public health office for information if you have any concerns.  Please read below on important information from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

  • If you (as a parent, coach, player, etc.) are sick, stay home.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
    • If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Always wash hands with soap and water if hands are visibly dirty.

That being said, we will have hand sanitizer readily available at all score tables and tournament desks at the large venues. If you are sick, please stay home. In an effort to minimize contact, we ask no teams high-five, handshake, or have hand to hand contact during pre and/or post game.

For continuous updates and more information, please visit

Entry Fees/Registration Deadline

Registration opens: September 1, 2019

Entry Fee: $600 for all age divisions


Registration deadline: January 31, 2020

Entry fees paid after the deadline will incur a $100 late fee per team.

Teams will be accepted after the deadline, if space is available, with an entry fee of $700

There are no refunds after January 31, 2020

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! Division Change Request

Coolers and Food

No coolers or outside food are allowed in the facilities. 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.

Spectator Code of Conduct

The Golden State Classic Tournament is a USA Volleyball sanctioned event. By entering the facility, all spectators agree to abide by the following Spectator Code of Conduct as required by USA Volleyball. Spectators also understand that injury from flying objects incidental to the sport of volleyball may occur at this event and attend at their own risk. Be alert at all times, especially during active play. Children not participating on a team entered in the event must be under the supervision of their parents at all times. The venue is not to be considered an open play area. Open courts and free space within the facility are not designated or designed for general child-play activities and should be used for event related activities only.

​Any code of conduct broken at this event can lead to immediate removal from the building.

Spectator Code of Conduct

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