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DaKine, Kraken and Puyallup Juniors are excited to host the Evergreen State Showdown Volleyball competition over the traditionally PNQ weekends in March. We are holding Open and Club divisions for the 17s, 16s, 15s & 14s age groups, and combined Open/Club divisions for the 18s, 13s & 12s. All divisions will be live streamed from our 3 privately owned facilities, and we are inviting college recruiters to tune in and use the event as a way to see athletes during the current NCAA no-contact period. Power pools with playoff brackets on Sunday. Your team will play 5-6 matches over the course of the weekend against some of the best teams in the Pacific Northwest. Team and Individual prizes for 1st & 2nd places in each championship bracket. We will have awesome Evergreen State Volleyball Showdown apparel available for purchase at each venue!

March 20-21 Divisions

# Teams # Courts AM/PM Wave
17 Open 16 4 TBD
17 Club 16 4 TBD
16 Open 16 4 TBD
16 Club 24 6 TBD
15 Open 16 4 TBD
15 Club 24 4 TBD

March 27-28 DIVISIONS

# Teams # Courts AM/PM Wave
18 Open 16 4 TBD
14 Open 16 4 TBD
14 Club 32 8 TBD
13 Open/Club 24 6 TBD
12 Open/Club 24 6 TBD

14 courts each for the AM and PM waves. Divisions will flux between 16 and 32 teams, and adjustments and changes to division size may be made at anytime based on demand and the addition of courts as they become available. AM/PM wave assignments will be assigned based on division size. 

Competition Venues

FieldhouseUSA Kraken VC 8 Auburn, WA
DaKine Sports Center DaKine VC 3 University Place, WA
Sunrise Courts Puyallup Juniors 3 Puyallup, WA

Daily Schedule

Doors Open 7:00AM / 2:30PM
Coach Meeting - Sat Only 7:30AM / 2:30PM
Play Begins 8:00AM / 3:00PM
Play Ends 2:00PM / 9:00PM

Team Entry & Payment

$400 thru Jan 31
$450 after Jan 31
Team registration is to be completed via AES at the link below. Teams are confirmed on a first come, first paid basis. You can make your team entry fee payment while registering on AES. If you would like to mail a check for your entry, please understand that teams are accepted based on payment received. 
  • Regular entry fee rate thru Jan 31
  • $50 late fee rate Feb 1 thru entry deadline
  • $75 team cancellation processing fee after Jan 31
  • Tournament entry fees refundable if cancelled


We welcome Canadian teams to participate in our tournaments. Canadian teams must prepare to participate by providing the necessary documents required by the Puget Sound Region of USA Volleyball. The region will collect your documents and then inform us when your team is cleared to participate. Please do not procrastinate. The region WILL NOT allow your team to play without proper documentation. 

Puget Sound Region Office: 425-673-4103,

Below is the list of required documents and instructions.

Required Forms - Foreign Teams Only


Team & Individual Awards & Prizes

Team and Individual prizes for 1st & 2nd places in each championship bracket. Divisional MVPs will be selected from each bracket and will receive additional awards.

1st & 2nd Team & Individual Awards & Divisional MVP Prizes

Spectator Gate Fee

Spectators will be charged gate fee for entry in to the competition venues for the weekend. Rate is $10 per day or $15 for weekend pass. Gate is charged for ages 10+.

$10 / Day or $15 / Weekend Pass


No team specific areas are planned for this event due to COVID-19. Athletes must social distance when not actively participating. Athletes may keep their backpacks at the team bench during play.


  • All coaches must attend regardless of team's start time
  • 30 minutes prior to the AM & PM waves first scheduled match
Required Items For the Coach Meeting
  • AES official team roster
  • Government Issued Photo Identification for Every Coach


Make sure to park legally in a lined space meant for a personal vehicle. Parking is free anywhere at the mall. 

Parking info coming soon.

Parking info coming soon.

Food & Drink Policies



We have a no outside food and drinks policy at Kraken's FieldhouseUSA facility. Athletes may bring a refillable water bottle and make use of the bottle fillers at the water fountains. No food or drinks are allowed on the hardwood courts, water in sealed containers only are allowed in the bleachers or at team benches. The Grubhouse restaurant has an extensive menu of hot and cold food and drinks available for purchase. We also have several vending machines stocked with your favorite cold drinks. Food and drinks must be consumed on the concourses and in designated areas only. Parents / spectators must adhere to all food and drink policies. 13 point penalty applies. 

DaKine Sports Center

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Sunrise Courts

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