NCVF Selects Denver to host 2019 Championships

(April 11, 2018) – The National Collegiate Volleyball Federation, in cooperation with USA Volleyball, has selected Denver and the Colorado Convention Center as the host city and venue for its 2019 NCVF Collegiate Club Championships to be played April 18-20, 2019. The event is run in partnership with USA Volleyball.

“Denver will provide an extraordinary venue for the 2019 NCVF National Championship Tournament,” NCVF President Sante Perrelli said. “We are confident that our participants, families and friends will experience Denver as one of the most dynamic and hospitable cities in the world. We look forward to collaborating with USA Volleyball and making the 2019 NCVF National Championship Tournament one of the best ever.”

Denver will be hosting the NCVF event for the first time. Participants from the nearly 450 teams expected to enter will enjoy proximity to hotels, numerous restaurants and nightlife in the downtown convention center district.

“USAV, in conjunction with the NCVF, is pleased to bring the national championship to Denver for the first time,” USA Volleyball Senior Director Tom Pingel said. “Denver has been a tremendous volleyball partner city to work with in past USA Volleyball events, and I fully expect NCVF participants to enjoy their experience next year in Denver.”

The City of Denver is excited to bring another high-level volleyball event to the Mile High City.

“We are honored to host the NCVF Collegiate Club Championships,” Denver Sports Commission Executive Director Matthew Payne said. “It is always exciting to have this high caliber level of volleyball – or any sport – in The Mile High City. We are ready to welcome all the athletes to Denver and continue the success of this signature event.”

The 2018 NCVF Collegiate Club Championships, which takes place April 12-14 at the America’s Center Convention Complex, has drawn a record 456 teams in 10 divisions.

This year’s event in St. Louis will have five divisions each for men and women. Men will compete in Division I (48 teams), Division IAA (48 teams), Division IAAA (48 teams), Division II (48 teams) and Division III (48 teams). Women will have championship brackets for Division I (48 teams), Division IAA (48 teams), Division IAAA (36 teams), Division II (36 teams) and Division III (48 teams).

Video streaming of NCVF championship matches on April 14 will be available by clicking here

The NCVF acts as the national governing body for organized collegiate club volleyball competitions. For over two decades, NCVF volunteers have provided a full range of support for student club teams by promoting year-long affordable, organized and competitive volleyball events, and supporting a season-ending national championship tournament. It is made up of students, volleyball conference commissioners, player representatives, coaches, officials, trainers, recreation sports directors and many volunteers. The organization devotes 100 percent of its resources and funding toward the support of quality collegiate club volleyball activities.

For additional information on the NCVF Collegiate Club Championships and the NCVF organization, click here.

Molten Official NCVF Designated Volleyballs

NCVF Registered Teams and Recognized Leagues are free to use whatever volleyballs they have available for their events during the regular season.  NCVF endorses the use of Molten volleyballs for regular season events.  NCVF Women's Ranking Tournaments have agreed that play will use the Molten Super Touch.

For the NCVF National Tournament, the Men's divisions will change to the Molten V5M5000-3N FLISTATEC® volleyball, Women's divisions will continue using the Molten Super Touch.

Teams wishing to take advantage of special NCVF pricing from Molten distributors will be able to place orders beginning Wednesday, September 18.  The pricing plan is available on all 3 balls:  Men's (V5M5000-3N FLISTATEC® and V58L-3 Pro Touch), and the Women's (IV58L-3 Super Touch).  The price is $37/ball when buying 12 or more balls and includes free shipping.

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Welcome to the 2018 NCVF Volleyball Season

Welcome to the 2018 NCVF Volleyball Season

2018 NCVF National Championship Tournament

The 2018 NCVF National Championship Tournament will be held in St. Louis, Missouri on April 12-14, 2018.  Check-in for the tournament will be on Wednesday, April 11. Tournament registration for eligible teams will open on January 5, 2018.  Don’t miss out on an opportunity to be a part of the largest intercollegiate volleyball championship tournament in the world!