Allstate Sugar Bowl to Host Third Volleyball Event Memorial Day Weekend
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
The Allstate Sugar Bowl will sponsor the AAU Super Regional Volleyball Championships on Memorial Day weekend at the Hilton Riverside Health Club and the Loyola University Recreation Center. Sixty teams and approximately 600 athletes are scheduled to compete from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Tennessee and Texas. The winners from each qualified division (girls' age groups from 12-18) will receive free entry into the AAU National Championships at the Disney Sports Complex in Orlando.
Admission to the event is $5 for adults, $3 for children (under five years old free).
Pool play for the Sugar Bowl event begins on Saturday, May 29, at 8 a.m. and the event continues through 8 p.m. The finals will be contested on Sunday, May 30.
Sunday Championship Match Schedule:
The AAU Super Regional marks the third volleyball event sponsored by the Sugar Bowl this academic year. The Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic was contested by four collegiate varsity teams at Tulane in September. Easter weekend featured the Allstate Sugar Bowl JVA World Volleyball Challenge with over 1,600 girls' club players competing.