Boy’s Participation in Girl’s Tournaments:
Our 2022 event will return to the weekend before President's day - Saturday thru Monday February 12-14, 2022.
February 5-7, 2021
Late Entry Deadline: January 4, 2021
Final Entry Deadline: January 31, 2021
Final AES Roster Deadline: February 3, 2021
Entry Fee: $725/team - $525/team for 12U - (Additional $50 if after late entry deadline)
Entry Process: Advanced Event Systems (AES) Tourney is listed as 21 Dennis Lafata Boys Bid Classic.
Team Online Check-in: Opens Monday February 1, 2021 at 12am. Closes Wednesday February 3, 2021 at 6pm CST
Team In-Person Check-in: Thursday February 4, 2021 - 3-9pm CST
There is no late check-in. ALL TEAMS must be checked in before the first day of competition.
First day 8:00 AM Playing Waves: 15, 16, 17, 18 Open; 12s (Saturday)
First day 12:30 PM Playing Waves: 14, 18 USA; 14 Open; 17/18 Club
First day 5:00 PM Playing Waves: 17 USA, 16 USA
Hotel Link will be posted here once available.
Hotels will be continually added.
Contact info for hotels: Scott McQueen, email@example.com or 1-317-839-5222 ext 116
701 Convention Plaza
St Louis, MO 63101
Registered teams may roster 12 players, 2 coaches, and 2 officiating personnel. A hard maximum of 16 persons per roster.
As of January 21, 2021, the City of St. Louis has not given an answer regarding spectators. We are forging ahead under the assumption that spectators will not be allowed. Baller TV will provide streaming for the event. Information may be found here: https://www.ballertv.com/.../dennis-lafata-bid-classic-2021
A very limited supply of warm-up balls will be provided for warm-up use during the event. First emailed - first reserved. A $300 deposit will be necessary to use a set of 6 balls. A $50 charge for each lost ball will be incurred. The final day to reserve balls is Wednesday February 3, 2021 at 6pm. Contact Brittney firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to efforts to minimize foot traffic, there are no practices allowed before this event.
Here you can link to a field guide for the event. You can find discounts that are offered exclusively for our volleyball attendees only. Safe travels and see you soon: https://explorestlouis.com/capitol-sports-special-offers/