Allstate Sugar Bowl Volleyball
The Allstate Sugar Bowl has been involved with the volleyball scene for many years, and 2015 saw the organization once again sponsor a pair of major events in the sport. In addition to continuing to sponsor the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Volleyball Classic, hosted by Tulane University, the Sugar Bowl Committee was the title sponsor for an AAU Girls Volleyball Super Regional, hosted by Louisiana Volleyball, at Loyola University on Memorial Day weekend, for the sixth year in a row.
Allstate Sugar Bowl Women's Volleyball Collegiate ClassicThe 15th Allstate Sugar Bowl Women's Volleyball Collegiate Classic, hosted by Tulane University, was played September 2-3, 2016, at Tulane's Devlin Fieldhouse. Sam Houston State won all three of its matches to win the championship. UT Rio Grande Valley earned second place, followed by Bethune-Cookman and Tulane.
2016: Sam Houston State Takes Title With Perfect Sugar Bowl Tourney
2015: TCU and N.C. State Undefeated at Sugar Bowl Volleyball Invitational
2014: Local Products Help Howard to Allstate Sugar Bowl Championship
2013: North Dakota Upends Tulane for Allstate Sugar Bowl Title
2012: Pittsburgh Goes Perfect to Win Sugar Bowl Volleyball Title
2011: San Diego State and Southern Illinois Share Sugar Bowl Volleyball Title
2010: No. 16 Oregon Sweeps Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic
2009: Tulane Wins Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic for Third Straight Year
2008: Tulane Downs Maryland to Sweep Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic
2007: Tulane Wins Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic With Win Over Furman
2005: Katrina Bumps Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic to College Station
2003: Fifth-Ranked Nebraska Wins Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic
2002: LSU Tops Tulane for Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic Title
2001: Baylor Goes Undefeated to Collect Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic Championship
2000: No. 15 Wisconsin Too Much for Tulane in Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic
Composite All-Tournament Team
Allstate Sugar Bowl AAU Super RegionalThe Allstate Sugar Bowl sponsored an AAU Girls' Volleyball Super Regional for the seventh straight year on May 28-29, 2016. The event was held at Loyola University and the Hilton Rivercenter. The 2016 tournament featured 76 teams and nearly 800 young athletes from seven different states playing multiple matches over the two-day event with the winners in each division earning free entry into the AAU National Championships at the Disney Sports Complex in Orlando. For more information, please visit the Louisiana Volleyball website.
2016 AAU Super Regional Recap
2015 AAU Super Regional Recap
2014 AAU Super Regional Recap
2013 AAU Super Regional Recap
2013 AAU Super Regional Facebook Photo Gallery
2012 AAU Super Regional Recap
2011 AAU Super Regional Recap
2010 AAU Super Regional Recap
2010 AAU Super Regional Photo Gallery
JVA World ChallengeOver 1,600 student-athletes took part in the 2010 JVA World Challenge sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl on April 2-4 at the Ernest J. Morial Convention Center. The event featured 165 girls youth volleyball teams from 13 states as well as Canada and Puerto Rico. The top two teams in each division were awarded free entry to the AAU Championships to be held in June in Orlando.
2010 JVA World Challenge Recap
2010 JVA World Challenge Photo Gallery
Cajunland Volleyball ClassicThe Allstate Sugar Bowl was a long-time sponsor of the Cajunland Volleyball Classic at the Convention Center as well. That well-known event did not return after the events of Hurricane Katrina, though the bowl did host another club volleyball event in 2009 which featured 60 teams.
2009 Allstate Sugar Bowl Club Volleyball Classic
2009 Allstate Sugar Bowl Club Classic Photo Gallery
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