MJVBA Championships


June 3 & 4, 2017

Winners in 4 division in each age will receive  a free or partial entry into the 44th AAU National Volleyball Championships  

To receive the free/partial entry,  winners have be registered for AAU Nationals in a division equal or lower then one competing in MJVBA.

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Parents, Players, and Spectators go to #3 & #4 below for Tournament Information

  • Entry deadline is 5/8 for those paying by US Mail
  • Entry deadline is 5/15 for those paying on line
  • On Line payment is the preferred method of payment

Important Notes before beginning process

  • Do your teams meet the state tournament qualifications as outlined on the Tournament Information Page.
  • MJVBA Championships will again be using Advanced Event Systems for its registration process.
  • You will be asked to enter a CLUB CODE this will be your 5 alpha MJVBA ID. The one you have been using all year.  Not your National AAU  Club code
  • If you do not remember you MJVBA Club ID. It can be found on www.mjvba.com/eligibleclubs.htm
  • When asked to pick a region from the drop down menu select MJVBA (MJ)
  • When asked for USAV # select pending as no USAV registration is needed for this event.
  • All participants must have a current AAU membership.
  • AAU Import to AES Roster is the preferred roster.
  • AAU Generated Rosters are acceptable .
  • AES ROSTERS are required for 15-18 for final acceptance into this event. Rosters will be used to create a recruitment packet for college coaches
  • Rosters may be updated on line until 5/28 – this is for the recruitment packet only.
  • When you check-in at the tournament the AAU Import to AES Roster or the AAU Generated  Roster that you turn in will be the official roster for the event.
  • US Mail Payment: must be a money order, cashiers check or club check.  No personal checks accepted
  • MJVBA will send out broadcast emails to inform you of other information or changes as they come available.

Club Directors Follow These Steps

#1: Register with Advanced Event Systems

MJVBA Championships is using Advanced Event Systems for its registration process. AES is the website of choice for the majority of regional & national tournaments around the nation for registering teams and scheduling tournaments. When you have completed the registration process, return to this page to pay.

  1. Go to Advanced Event Systems and register your team.
  2. After registering on on AES  see #2 for your payment options

Make sure you COMPLETE the REGISTRATION process before paying. **For additional help on AES click the Need Help button, upper right corner when logged into AES or email technical support.

# 2: Pay for Your Team’s Registration to the State Tournament

Click to pay on line for MJVBA Association Championships/ AAU Grand prix

To pay by US Mail - Print a copy of your entry form off of AES and  mail with a check payable to MJVBA. Address will be on the bottom on the entry form.

# 3: Plan your Trip and Your Stay

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Construction Around DeVos                                  Festival Of the Arts June 2 – 4

Facility Information

Tournament Information

Downtown Grand Rapids Parking Map

Schedule and Results


Hotel Reservations


# 4: Plan Your Meals


Awesome subs

Awesome subs

Two great locations - Celebration  Village & Cascade




A taste of the south

A taste of the south





Soups and sandwiches

Soups and sandwiches








Vinny’s Pizza & Sub Shop




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