Volleyball
Volleyball

 

IMPORTANT VOLLEYBALL INFORMATION
FOR 2018-2019


IMPORTANT DATES FOR SEASON
Important dates for 2018-2019 include but are limited to the following:

August 13 - First Day of Practice for the 2018 Season (HS/MS)
August 24 - First Day of Competition for HS Season
October 16 - Regional Tournaments (Class 1A)
October 20 - Sub-State Tournaments (All Classes)
October 26-27 - State Tournaments (All Classes)

CLASSIFICATION CHANGES FOR 2018-2019 SEASON
The 2018-2019 school year will see a change in classifications. The KSHSAA will change from 8 classifications/divisions to 6 classifications. Classification numbers will include the following: 6A = 36 schools; 5A = 36 schools; 4A = 36 schools; 3A = 64 schools; 2A = 64 schools; 1A = approximately 117 schools (1A NOTE: this number will be diminished due to Cooperative Agreements).

STATE TOURNAMENT LOCATIONS
Locations for the 6 KSHSAA State Volleyball tournaments have been announced by the KSHSAA. News Release - March 23, 2018

  • Class 6A Salina (Tony’s Pizza Events Center)
  • Class 5A Salina (Tony’s Pizza Events Center)
  • Class 4A Hutchinson (Sports Arena)
  • Class 3A Hutchinson (Sports Arena)
  • Class 2A Hays (Fort Hays State University, Gross Memorial Coliseum)
  • Class 1A Emporia (Emporia State University, White Auditorium)

POSTSEASON TOURNAMENT FORMAT
The format for postseason tournaments in Classes 6A, 5A and 4A will be approved by the Executive Board in June. The 64 schools in Classes 3A and 2A will be placed into 8 groupings of 8. In Class 1A, the state will be divided into 4 quadrants/sections. Each section will conduct 4 regional tournaments. The top 2 teams from each regional tournament will advance to their section’s sub-state tournament and be placed in opposite 4 team brackets.

  • All regional and sub-state tournaments will be single-elimination bracketing.
  • All sub-state tournament winners will advance to their state tournament.

2018-2019 NFHS VOLLEYBALL RULE CHANGES
There are 7 new rules/changes/modifications for the 2018-2019 season. Please click on the following link to see the changes. http://www.nfhs.org/sports-resource-content/volleyball-rules-changes-2018/

BADEN VOLLEYBALL REMAINS KSHSAA OFFICIAL POSTSEASON BALL
The KSHSAA has signed a new 5 year contract with Baden which names the Baden VX5EC-220 (blue/gray/white) volleyball as the “KSHSAA Official Post-season Volleyball” for 2018-2022. Please see additional information by clicking here.

OFFICIALS REGISTRATION BEGINS JUNE 1
Individuals choosing to register as volleyball officials may begin this exciting journey on June 1. Please contact the KSHSAA (nweishaar@kshsaa.org) to be placed on the KSHSAA mailing list for registration information this spring.

KSHSAA COACHING SCHOOL JULY 30, 31 AND AUGUST 1
Coaches, mark your calendars to attend the KSHSAA Coaching School in Topeka at the Capital Plaza/Manor Conference Center. Volleyball sessions will be offered each day (Monday-July 30, Tuesday-July 31, Wednesday-August 1). When clinicians are secured, topics will be provided.

 

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Current Champions

6A

5A

4A DI

4A DII

3A

2A

1A DI

1A DII

Olathe Northwest

Lenexa-St. James Academy

Rose Hill

Topeka-Hayden

Hays-Thomas More Prep-Marian

Olathe-Heritage Christian

Centralia

Almena-Northern Valley

Kansas Expocentre, Topeka

Kansas Expocentre, Topeka

Tony's Pizza Events Center, Salina

Tony's Pizza Events Center, Salina

Emporia- White Auditorium, Emporia

Emporia- White Auditorium, Emporia

Fort Hays State University, Hays

Fort Hays State University, Hays


[Previous State Champions]

 
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