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Central Zone Invitational


February 3-4, 2018 : All Ages

Indianapolis, IN

Schedule TBA


Welcome to the 2018 Central Zone season. The Central Zones are coming off another successful season in which teams finished in many of the top spots in the 2017 US Junior National Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota and the AAU Championships in Orlando, FL. Once again the results confirm that the Central Zones are not only one of the most competitive junior leagues in the Midwest, but also in the Nation!


  • One Day Pass: $8
  • Two Day Pass: $15


This year's Central Zone Series will be using Advanced Event Systems for its registration process. AES will be the website that is the choice of USAV Girl’s Junior National Championship, National Qualifiers, Regional’s, and many other events throughout the country.

  1. Go to Advanced Event Systems to register your team and club.
  2. Click on Create Account if you are a new user. If you already have a username and password, skip to step 4.
  3. Next, fill out the Club Director info, creating a username and password and making sure to keep your username and password in an accessible spot for future use.
  4. Enter your username and password and login.
  5. Once logged in, add players & staff by clicking on the appropriate link. AES integrated with USAV’s Webpoint system, if your region uses Webpoint, WE HIGHLY recommend using the USAV Import link. (This will save you time)
  6. Click Teams – add teams
  7. Enter events – you will build your roster after you select the event, division(s) per team – then click BUILD ROSTER.
  8. Click on continue.
  9. Check the entry form box and click print entry form.
  10. Print form, sign, and send in with check or credit card information to Capitol Sports Center, 1915 Gladden Road, Plainfield, IN 46168 or Pay Online.
  11. Make sure that rosters for each team get updated by the roster deadline date!

The Capitol Sports Center staff will send out broadcast emails to inform you of other information and steps as they come available.

Entry Fees

Entry fees must be received with completed entry form to be accepted into the tournament by 1/19/2018. This event is open to all teams USAV, JVA, or AAU, however, rosters do need to be submitted online by the roster deadline.


Required pre-tournament check-in will take place at the Indianapolis Convention Center from 3:00-9:00 PM on Friday, February 2nd.  Please make sure that rosters are complete in AES by Wednesday, January 31st. All teams MUST be checked in before playing.


  • It is required to play within your age group
  • Tournament held in Indianapolis, IN
  • Paid referees on all matches
  • Guaranteed 6 matches
  • Entry Fee: $460 | Pay Online
  • Entry Deadline: January 19th, 2018
  • Make checks payable to:
       Capitol Sports Center
       1915 Gladden Road
       Plainfield, IN 46168
  • Contact: Scott McQueen -

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College Showcase


Prior to this tournament, there will be a College Showcase at the Indiana Convention Center. Registration for this showcase is separate from the tournament and OPTIONAL.

The Indiana Convention Center is hosting the 4th annual Central Zone College Volleyball Showcase for unsigned Freshman ('21), Sophomores ('20), Juniors ('19), & Seniors ('18). The Showcase is open to all athletes regardless of Club or High School affiliation. LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE! Join us to showcase your talents.

Colleges that Attended the 2017 Central Zone Invite

Some schools who attended the 2017 Central Zone Invite used the University Athlete program to confirm their attendance. View the entire list below:

2017 UA College List

2016 College Attendance

See which schools confirmed their attendance to last year's invite using the University Athlete program:

2016 UA College List

Below is Capitol Sports Center's list of schools that attended in 2016:

Anderson University (IN) IPFW Stanford University
Ashland University IU-Kokomo Taylor University
Auburn University IUPUI TCU
Austin Peay State University Kennesaw State Trine University
Ball State University Kent State University UCONN
Bolling Green State University La Salle University Union University
Butler University Lewis University University of Akron
Cal State Fullerton Lipscomb University University of Alabama
Central Michigan University LSU University of Chicago
Centre College Madonna University University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati State Manchester University University of Dayton
Clemson University Marian University University of Florida
Cleveland State University Marquette University University of Georgia
Cornell University Miami University University of Illinois
DePaul University Michigan State University University of Indianapolis
DePauw University Mississippi State University University of Iowa
Duquesne University Missouri State University University of Kentucky
Earlham College Morehead State University University of Louisville
Eastern Illinois University Murray State University University of Memphis
Eastern Michigan University North Central College University of Minnesota
Elmhurst College Northern Illionois University University of Notre Dame
Florida Gulf Coast University Northern Kentucky University University of Pennsylvania
Florida State University Oakland Community College University of Rhode Island
Franklin College Oakland University University of Tennesee-Chattanooga
Georgetown University Ohio Dominican University of Virginia
Georgia Southern Ohio State University University of Wisconsin
Georgia State University Ohio University University of Wyoming
Georgia Tech Penn State University Ursuline College
Grace College Purdue University Valperasio University
Grand Canyon University Quincy University VCU
Grand Valley State University Radford University Vincennes University
High Point University Robert Morris (IL) West Virginia University
Huntington University Rose Hulman Western Kentucky University
Illinois State University Saint Francis University (PA) Western Michigan University
Illinois Wesleyan University SIUE Willmington College
Indian State University Southeast Missouri State University Wright State University
Indiana Tech Southern Illinois University Xavier University
Indiana University St Mary of the Woods  


Special Rate Parking & FREE Shuttle Service

Gate Ten Events & Parking is 100 feet south of Lucas Oil Stadium. Our prime parking location and events facility is located in the “heart” of the Indianapolis action. We have space for over 700 vehicles and offer a FLAT RATE daily parking fee, with entry and exit privileges. Overnight parking is included in daily rate.


  • Flat one-day rate.
  • Entry and exit privileges
  • Overnight parking.
  • Fully lit lot, with onsite watch, patrolled by officers, surveillance 24 hours a day to maintain security of lot.
  • Across the street from Lucas Oil Stadium (700 foot) and about 3 blocks from Indiana Convention Center.
Daily Rate $15
$35 - RV
$50 - Bus
2 Days $28
3 Days $40
4 Days $50

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  • Shuttle runs in 10 minute cycles depending on traffic.
  • If staying at a downtown hotel we ask that you check in and drop off luggage at your hotel  before parking your car with us. This prevents luggage from taking a seat of another person.
  • Shuttle service is FREE to ride. Our drivers operate on TIPS only.
  • This is an event shuttle only.
  • Shuttle will run from downtown hotels, Convention Center, and our parking lot.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Exhibitor / Sponsorship Information

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