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Star of the North Volleyball

Tournament Details

Event: Star of the North Volleyball Tournament
Dates: June 15th-16th, 2019
Divisions: 12's, 14's, 16's & 18's
Format: 2-day Festival
Entry Fee: $250 before May 15th, $280 after May 15th

Registration

To register please visit the AES event page:

https://www.advancedeventsystems.com/events/18546/divisions

**USA and JVA membership is not required. Open to all teams.

Team registrations are pending until payment is received. Registration will be left open until we have received payments for all available spots. First come first serve based on payment.Payments may be made by check to Rochester Sports or by credit card. If you are paying with a credit card please call 507-285-8448.

Refunds

Teams will not receive a refund if they drop within 15 days of the event.

Items needed before your first match

  1. Rosters: Must be submitted on Advanced Event Systems before coming to the tournament.
  2. Paperwork: The below forms need to be filled out and kept on hand during the event by all coaches.
    1. Participant Release and Liability Form
    2. Medical Release/Waiver
  3. Check-In Form: Once the above paperwork is completed, please fill out the SOTN Coaches Event Sign-In Form and email this to me. If you do not have this form done in advance please make sure you bring it to the event check-in before your first match.

Please send your SOTN Coaches Event Sign-In Form to Linsy Hoosier, lhoosier@rochestermnsports.org, prior to the event if possible.If you are not able to send these items in advance you will need to check-in at the Rochester Regional Sports Center before your first match.

** These forms are currently being finalized and will be added to the Resources section once complete. 

Tournament Information

Team Check-In:

All teams must check in before your first match at the Rochester Regional Sports Center if you have not submitted your team roster and team check-in form in advance. Please see the registration tab for additional information. 

Schedule:

All matches for all teams will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday morning, June 15th. Schedules will be posted here and on AES the Wednesday before the event.

Awards:

Individual awards are presented to the 1st and 2nd place winners.

Athletic Trainer:

Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Trainers will be located at all primary sites, no cost to players. It is the responsibility of each team to provide their own non-emergency medical supplies, including bandages, water, etc.

Rules:

Star of the North follows rules implemented by the National Federation of State High School Association, but are subject to modification. For a full copy of the 2019 rules please see the resources tab. All matches will have paid USAV Certified Up Officials for all matches.

Policies:

For additional information please find the full policies attached in the resources tab.

Admissions

TOURNAMENT PASS

Adults - $8.00 
Seniors (62+) & Students K-12: $4.00
5 & under free

Resources

Event Shirts

Short Sleeve SOTN Shirts: $15

We will be taking pre-orders for Star of the North event shirts until May 24th. After May 24th no orders will be taken. A limited supply of shirts will be available for sale at the event. 

**SOTN Shirt design can be found in the Resources tab!!

Please email Linsy Hoosier, Lhoosier@rochestermnsports.org for all event orders.

Contact

Primary Tournament Contact

Linsy Hoosier

Locations

Venues

Where to Stay

Gold Sponsor Hotels

  • Featured hotel

    Comfort Suites

    4141 Maine Ave SE
    Rochester, MN 55901
    507.424.2720

    Event Rate

    $119.00
    • Parking included
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool

    Brand New Hotel including complimentary hot breakfast, wireless internet, indoor heated pool, hot tub, and fitness center. All suites include a pull-out sofa, refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. We also have free parking and located next door to the movie theater. Ask about reserving our team reception/meeting area!

  • Featured hotel

    Country Inn & Suites South

    77 Woodlake Drive
    Rochester, MN 55904
    507.287.6758

    Event Rate

    $119.
    • Parking included
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool
    • Carlson Rezidor Sports Approved Hotel
    • Complimentary, Hot Breakfast
    • Spacious Indoor Poolm Whirlpool, and Fitness Center
    • Free High-Speed Internet Access
    • Special Group Recognition Upon Arrival
    • Group Pre-Keyed and Rooms Pre-Blocked
    • Complimentary use of Meeting Room/Breakfast Room (If available)
    • Directions to Field or Sports Complex
    • One-Time Complimentary use of On-Site, Coin-Op Laundry
    • Local Restaurant Coupons
    • Internal "Sports Group Resume" prepared and shared with staff
    • Guaranteed Commission Paid within 45 days (if applicable)
  • Featured hotel

    Hilton Garden Inn

    225 S Broadway
    Rochester, MN 55902
    507.285.1234

    Event Rate

    $129.
    • Has pool

    Let Hilton Garden Inn host your team in the heart of downtown Rochester. The newly renovated hotel features a vibrant lobby with generous furnishings to gather comfortably, modern guest rooms, pool, whirlpool, fitness center, plenty of sheltered parking and is attached to Rochester's pedestrian skyway system. For your convenience each guestroom comes equipped with a microwave and refrigerator. Stay connected with free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Wake up to a cooked-to-order breakfast in the on-site restaurant, unwind with an evening drink in the Pavilion Lounge or snack on treats from the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry. Group rates are available for 10 rooms or more.

  • Featured hotel

    Kahler Inn & Suites

    9 3rd Ave NW
    Rochester, MN 55902
    507.280.6200

    Event Rate

    $129.
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool

    This hotel offers complimentary hot breakfast buffet, indoor pool, fitness room and arcade games, and complimentary wi-fi. The hotel has several options to enhance the team experience such as pizza party menu and special incentives for the coach. Caribou Coffee and Jimmy Johns are located on the lobby level; CB3 Burgers is also located on the lobby level for guest burgers and milkshakes! The hotel is located in the heart of downtown and only a few minutes to all sporting venues.

Partner Hotels

  • Featured hotel

    Courtyard by Marriott

    161 13th Ave SW
    Rochester, MN 55902
    507.536.0040

    Event Rate

    $119. -$129.
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool

    Beautiful, spacious hotel offering 2 queen beds per room. Special breakfast buffet for the sports teams included. Amenities include; hospitality room, free Wi-Fi, pool, hot tub, mini-fridges, microwaves, and more! Award winning restaurant and lounge, Saints on 2nd, located on site for your dining needs, plus catering for team dinners can be arranged. Parking in privately owned attached ramp for $10/day.

  • Featured hotel

    Doubletree by Hilton

    150 S Broadway
    Rochester, MN 55904
    507.285.1234

    Event Rate

    $139.
    • Has pool

    Microwave and Refrigerator in all Guestrooms; Pool, whirlpool and sauna. On-site restaurant, lounge and Starbucks. Rate applies to groups of 10 or more rooms.

  • Featured hotel

    Homewood Suites by Hilton

    165 13th Ave SW
    Rochester, MN 55902
    507.536.0040

    Event Rate

    $129. -$139.
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool

    Beautiful up-scale, extended stay all-suites hotel. 3 room types offer full sized refrigerators, stove tops, microwaves, dishwashers and more. Hotel has pool, hot tub, workout facility, outdoor communal grills and sport court. Hospitality room open for all teams to enjoy. Hot, full breakfast every morning. Parking in privately owned, attached ramp for $10/day.

  • Featured hotel

    Microtel Inn & Suites North

    4210 US-52
    Rochester, MN 55901
    507.286.8780

    Event Rate

    $85.
    • Parking included
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool

    The Microtel has free breakfast, exercise facility, close to highway access and several restaurants. Safes, microwaves, hairdryer, iron/ironing board in each room.

  • Featured hotel

    SpringHill Suites

    1125 2nd St SW
    Rochester, MN 55902
    507.536.0040

    Event Rate

    $114. -$124.
    • Parking included
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool

    Beautiful, spacious mini-suites hotel with your choice of 2 Double beds or 1 King bed. Sofa sleepers, mini-fridges, microwaves, sinks, WiFi and more in every room as well. Hot and cold continental breakfast served every morning. Free parking in adjacent, privately owned parking lot. Within minutes of Apache Mall and many sporting venues.

Additional Hotels

  • LaQuinta Inn & Suites

    4353 Canal Pl SE
    Rochester, MN 55904
    507.289.4200

    Event Rate

    $126. -$146.
    • Parking included
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool
  • Microtel Inn & Suites South

    4165 Maine Ave SE
    Rochester, MN 55904
    507.289.4900

    Event Rate

    $116. -$126.
    • Parking included
    • Breakfast included
    • Has pool
    • Complimentary hot breakfast & parking
    • Salt water pool and hot tub
    • Awesome new rooms with fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, and 39" TV
    • Free meeting space for your sports team to gather
    • Within walking distance to the Shoppes on Maine
    • IMAX Theatre adjacent
  • Kahler Grand Hotel

    20 2nd Ave SW
    Rochester, MN 55902

    507.280.6200

    Event Rate

    $139.
    • Has pool

    Grand Grille Restaurant, indoor pool, fitness room and complimentary Wi-Fi. The hotel has several options to enhance the team experience such as pizza party menu and special incentives for the coach. Starbucks is located on the lobby level; Freshens, Caribou Coffee, Quizno's and many more dining options located in the underground pedestrian concourse. The Grand Grill Restaurant is located in the lobby on the lobby level extending a menu of MN comfort food. The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Rochester and only a few minutes to all sporting venues.

All-Star Restaurants

  • Featured restaurant

    CB3 Burgers

    9 3rd Avenue Northwest
    Rochester, MN 55901

    Casual restaurant located downtown at the Kahler Inn & Suites. Providing all-day dining in a comfortable atmosphere. Featuring signature breakfast dishes, light refreshing lunches, and dinner featuring 12 savory specialty burgers.

  • Featured restaurant

    Fat Willy's

    4325 Maine Avenue Southeast
    Rochester, MN 55904

    Fat Willy's is a family neighborhood bar and grill with a garage theme. Their menu features full flavor burgers, specialty dishes, and available take out service.Voted Rochester's biggest meal and best seafood dish for their delicious Shrimp Boil, as well as runner-up for Rochester's best burger for the "Super B", there are plenty of options for everyone!

  • Featured restaurant

    Pasquales

    130 5th Street Southwest
    Rochester, MN 55902

    A neighborhood gathering place offering authentic New York style pizza, paninis, and pasta. Serving fresh, house made gelato, authentic Italian pastries, and coffee. Catering menu is available, from simple pizza parties for teams, to multi-course meals. Additional space for celebrations, events, team-meals available with reservation.

Starter Restaurants

  • Featured restaurant

    Buffalo Wild Wings

    792 16th Street Southwest
    Rochester, MN 55902

    Sports Bar and restaurant chain known for their chicken wings and a wide variety of sauces. The menu also features appetizers, burgers, tacos, salads, and desserts. Willing to accommodate large groups and sports teams!

  • Featured restaurant

    Canadian Honker

    1203 2nd Street Southwest
    Rochester, MN 55902

    Since 1984, Canadian Honker has been preparing the freshest, made from scratch recipes to create memorable meals. Serving breakfast, lunch, or dinner, our favorites include the Honker Breakfast feast, world famous Bunnie's Coconut Cake, homemade soups and stews, pan seared walleye, hand cut steaks, prime rib, and fresh jumbo shrimp. Also offers special children's and senior options, and a gluten free menu.

  • Featured restaurant

    Olive Garden

    380 17th Avenue Northwest
    Rochester, MN 55901

    Olive Garden's menu features a variety of Italian specialties, including classic and filled pastas, chicken, seafood, and beef. Enjoy our freshly baked garlic breadsticks and your choice of homemade soup or garden-fresh salad with any entree. All menu items are available for take-out, and our "Parties To Go!" menu offers generous family-sized meals for your next gathering.

    We also deliver to the local hotels, visit our website or give us a call today!

  • Featured restaurant

    Twigs

    401 6th Street Southwest
    Rochester, MN 55902

    Located within the Centerstone Plaza Hotel, Twigs offers a unique dining experience. Features a separate dedicated gluten-free kitchen and innovative dishes using only the freshest ingredients available. Order small plates for easy sharing with a group, or gather around a Hot Rock, a 650° rock that is brought to your table where you can cook and season your entree to your liking.

  • Featured restaurant

    Valentino's

    130 Elton Hills Drive Northwest
    Rochester, MN 55901

    At Valentino's Rochester, enjoy award winning pizza and pasta that you can pick up on your way home, or have it delivered to you! What could be easier? Or stop in and try our wide selection of Italian specialties. And just to shake up your dining experience, they add in favorites from other cuisines for a bit of variety. All made fresh daily in the kitchen, so no mater what you choose you know it will be great!

  • Featured restaurant

    Whistle Binkies

    3120 Wellner Drive Northeast
    Rochester, MN 55906

    Whistle Binkies offers two convenient locations to serve you on both the North and South ends of Rochester. The large menu features delicious appetizers, entrees, soups, salads, specialty sandwiches, wraps, desserts, and much more! Ranked as the best bar in Minnesota by "Business Insider" in March 2016.

    South Location:
    247 Woodlake Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    507-424-1227

  • Featured restaurant

    Wildwood Sports Bar and Grill

    Wildwood
    1517 16th Street Southwest
    Rochester, MN 55902
    507.226.8380
    Our mission is to provide excellent eats and drinks in a casual, fun environment, and there’s no place we’d rather do it than right here in southeast Minnesota.