Louisiana High High School Playoffs (LHSAA) - Media Information

Louisiana High High School Playoffs (LHSAA) - Media Information

Post by Andrew Beye » Tue, 07 Nov 2000 04:00:00

2000 STATE FARM/LOUISIANA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
STATE VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

EVENT INFORMATION

Dates: November 08-11, 2000 (Wednesday-Saturday)

Site: Pontchartrain Center - Kenner, LA

Tournament Director: B. J. Guzzardo, LHSAA Assistant Commissioner

Tournament Coordinators:  Maggie Millet, Metairie Park Country Day School
     Linda Trevino, St. Martin's Episcopal School

Media/Information Coordinator:  Andrew Beyer

Press Row Phone: (504) 468-6678, 468-6679

Press Credentials (Required):  Pick up at Pontchatrain Center Box Office in
main lobby

Playing Rules: National Federation of State High School Associations

Format: Five classifications, each plays single elimination.
 In even years (2000), the team on the bottom of the bracket is the home
team.

 Division I (Class 5A):  32 team field, 14 district champions and
runners-up, 4 wild cards
 Division II (Class 4A):  16 team field, 8 district champions and runners-up
 Division III (Class 3A): 16 team field, 8 district champions and runners-up
 Division IV (Class 2A):  13 team field, 7 district champions, 6 district
runners-up, 3 byes
 Division V (Classes 1A,B, & C): 16 team field, 8 district champions and
runners-up

Teams by Division: Division I: 32* Division IV: 13
(93 Total)                  Division II: 16 Division V: 16
                                   Division III: 16

                                      * includes 4 wild cards

Participation: 93 Schools; Over 1,500 Athletes

Projected Attendance: 18,000

Pegasus Events
Contact: Andrew Beyer
(504) 483-0892
www.pegasus-events.com