West Conference Championships

$4,000 EVP West Conference Championships – Albuquerque, NM

Dates: September 14 & 15, 2013

Cost: $120.00 per Open team | $60.00 per AA/A team

Description:
Stone Face Courts in Albuquerque, New Mexico will be the host of the EVP West Conference Championship. Every player from across the US are invited from OPEN to AA/A for this men’s 2′s and women’s 2′s competition. This national event will feature the top players from Glendale, Las Vegas, Rocky Point, Albuquerque, Hermosa and Monterey Beach.

Open Prizes:
$4000 Purse for Open Men and Women
1st $1000
2nd $500
3rd $250
3rd $250

AA/A Prizes: TBD (based on registrations)

Open Format:
Straight double elimination match play tournament (21/21/15). Seeding based on EVP points and results. EVP Qualifiers will receive the top seeds and seeding amongst each other will be based on the individually collected points of each player. Players will be required to officiate matches, including the quarterfinals through the finals.

AA/A Format:
May consists of 3 pool games to 21 and a single-elimination tournament depending the number of teams.

Stone Face Tavern and Courts

8201 San Pedro Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113

EVP TRAVELS TO ALBUQUERQUE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, September 2, 2013 (Albuquerque, NM) – the
EVP Tour, a professional and amateur beach volleyball attraction, has traveled
to 15 cities in 2013 and will be visiting Albuquerque New Mexico for the
Miller64 EVP West Conference Championship at Stone Face Courts taking place on
September 14-15th. Professional and amateur players will be coming in from
Texas, Arizona, Colorado, and California.  One of the players from top men’s
team is from New Mexico (Adam Cabbage) and his 7-footer partner is from New York
(Robbie Page). The $4000 prize purse is sponsored by Stone Face Tavern at 8201
San Pedro Dr, Albuquerque, NM 87113 and will be the location for this main
event.  Winners are invited to the National Championship September 28th in
DelRay Florida.
“Beach volleyball is growing so rapidly right now and we are proud to be
part of this 5-state conference championship” commented tournament director
Allen Alexander with The Sand Club.
The EVP Tour has been hosting beach volleyball events since 1990 and
encourages all athletes and their family members to come out Saturday and Sunday
September 14-15th at Stone Face Courts for “a great day at the beach”.  Players
from 11 years old to adults may register for the many divisions that are offered
during this weekend at http://www.evptour.com/evp-west-conference-championship
or call 480-560-5090.
Schedule of Events
*Saturday, September 14th
07:30A Morning players check-in
07:45A Player photo shoot
08:00A All matches begin
09:00A Live results available on Twitter #EVPBracket or #EVPWCC
10:00A Volleyball Clinic with EVP Player
11:00A Afternoon players check-in
01:00P Volleyball Clinic with EVP Player
03:00P Junior Tournament Begins
05:00P Women’s Open Premier Match
06:30P Men’s AA/A Final
08:00P Men’s Open Premier Match
10:00P After Party at Stone Face Tavern
*Sunday, September 15th
08:00A Open Contender Bracket finishes up
09:00A EVP Junior Silver & Gold Championship
11:00A Men’s/Women’s Open Semi-Final
12:30P Miller64 Women’s Open Final
02:00P Miller64 Men’s Open Final
03:30P Award Ceremony
*All times are subject to change.
Here is the current list of players:
*Women’s Open
1. Lisa Marshall(CA)/Mackenzie Brooke(CA)
2. Crystal Meadows(AZ)/Jennifer Saleaumua(CA)
3. Stacie Jones(AZ)/Sam Morse(AZ)
4. Michele Anderson(AZ)/Jean Gullickson(AZ)
5. Mallory Deneen(NM)/Kelsey Anderson(NM)
6. Cassidi Stabile(NM)/Holley Allman(NM)
7. Anna Lehne(NM)/Evelena Ornelas(NM)
8. Kassie Arner(AZ)/Jessica Nusbaum(NM)
*Men’s Open
1. Adam Cabbage(CA)/Robbie Page(CA)
2. Kyle Neely(AZ)/Nathan Coonce(AZ)
3. Richie Thomas(AZ)/Jorge Martinez(CA)
4. Alex Dale(AZ)/Tim Higgins(AZ)
5. Daniel Foo(NM)/Jimmy Minner(NM)
6. Bryan Klein(NM)/Bryce Walsh(CO)
7. Tyson Wood(NM)/Ryan Townsend(NM)
8. Michael McCracken(NM)/John Lambert(NM)
9. Branden Healey(AZ)/Nick Bowling(AZ)
10. Nick Palmer(AZ)/Garrett Lough(AZ)
*Teams are subject to change.
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About The EVP Tour
The EVP Tour has established a national pro-am volleyball attraction in ten
key markets across the country from May through September. EVP has a national
clearance with Beach Sports Network and will produce six, 30-minute TV shows,
reaching over 60 million viewers in 40 states per airing. The Tour reaches and
supports local and regional athletes, while EVP Network Members assist the
tour’s grassroots efforts by establishing young adult relationships that drive
participation in tour events. For more information, please contact Ross Balling
of the EVP Tour at rossballing@evptour.com. Please visit
www.evptour.com.

Allen Alexander
The Sand Club
480.560.5090