All tournaments can be registered for by going to AES.
Our Open and Power Level events are designed to bring quality competition for the top teams in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and the rest of the southeast.
Pools will consist of 3 or 4 teams. 5 matches will be guaranteed (if 2 day event).
Come play against some of the best teams in the southeast.
January 7 and 8, 2023
Great opening weekend of competition!
POWER and Club divisions:
February 4th and 5th, 2023
Date: February 18-20 (3-day event for 2023)
Venues: Myrtle Beach Sports Center and STAR Center
12s, 13 Girls, 14 Open, 14 Club, 15 Open
12s, 13s AM Wave 8am-2pm
14 club, 14/15 open PM Wave 3-9pm
15 Club, 16 Open, 16 Club, 17/18 Open, 17/18 Club
15 club, 16 club AM 8am-2pm
16 open, 17/18 club, 17/18 open PM Wave 3-9pm
March 4th and 5th, 2023
March 4/5 in Spartanburg, SC.
Some of the top teams and best clubs (A5, NC Academy, Xcel, Coast United and others) are coming to Spartanburg for a weekend of high level volleyball. All matches played at The Upward STAR Center. All divisions will be in PM wave at The STAR Center.
Reach out for consideration.
March 18/19, 2023
The 2023 Liberty Classic is a JVA Challenge Series Event - insured and supported power and club event open to teams of any affiliation. Some of the best teams in three of the nicest facilities in the Southeast. Stay closer to home and be safe.
Appalachian Guys' Power League: 14U/16U/18U - PM WAVE Star Center
Gate: $10 day/$20 weekend
May 13/14, 2022 and May 20/21
One of the premier AAU qualifiers in the Southeast. Hosted by The STAR Center and The Luke - both facilities in Spartanburg, SC. We will use The Pavilion as well. Winning teams in divisions of 12 or more teams win FREE entry into AAUs!
12 Girls- PM Wave @ The Star Center (2 nets)
13 Girls- AM Wave @ The Luke (7 nets)
14 Open- PM Wave @ The Star Center (5 nets)
14 Club- AM/PM Wave @ High Point Academy (5 nets)
15 Open- PM Wave @ The Star Center (6 nets)
15 Club- AM/PM wave @ The Pavilion and PM at Star Center
16 Open- AM Wave @ The Star Center (6 nets)
16 Club- PM wave @ The Luke (6 nets)
17/18 Open- AM Wave @ The Star Center (6 nets)
17/18 Club- PM Wave at The STAR Center (6 nets)
Gate: $10 day/$20 weekend
April 1/2, 2023
Join us for our 3rd Annual Southeast Showcase Combine. A great opportunity for high school aged athletes to showcase their playing and physical skills in front of college coaches (live and via BallerTV).
When: Friday, MARCH 4 6-9pm
Where: The Luke (Upward Stars Volleyball Training Center)
Cost: $75.00 - includes over 2 hours of training/drills, physical testing including approach touch, vertical and pro-agility and a color coded (by graduation year) shirt.