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Wichita Legacy volleyball club . Wichita, KS

Bartle Hall                                       301 W 13th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105
Tel: 816-513-5000
Tel: 800-821-7060  
Web: http://www.kcconvention.com/
Seating: Single row chairs between and at end of courts. Some room for chairs
Eating: No outside food allowed. Handful of small restaurants. Long lines, no healthy options.
Spacing: Large area, minimal "camping" room around edges, 100s of courts possible
Extra info: Multiple parking garages in area, some with underground tunnel to Convention   
Center. Usually chilly temperature. Leave time for rush hour--downtown Kansas City.
Derby High School                                        920 N. Rock Road, Derby, KS 67037

Tel: 316-788-8500

Web: http://dhs.derbyschools.com/

 Seating: Main gym has one side of full bleachers. Bag chairs not an option in main gym, but are in smaller gym. Limited space around edges of court for chairs.
Eating: Coolers are allowed, but electronics for food (Crockpots, etc.) are not allowed.

Spacing: Many common areas for camping.

Extra Info:
El Dorado Recreation Center            401 McCollum Road, El Dorado, KS 67042
Tel: 316-322-7400
 Seating: Plenty of bleacher space available; Reasonable room for chairs too.
 Eating: A couple of restaurants close to center. Concession stand available, serving usual  food. Coolers are allowed.
 Spacing: Three courts, good separation for each. Limited "camping" room around courts or in  walkway area.
 Extra info: The Rec Center is attached to El Dorado High School, on the far side. There is a  separate parking lot and entrance for the rec center. Temperature was reasonable  to warm. 
Farha Sport Center (South YMCA)              3405 S Meridian, Wichita, KS 67217
Seating: Limited bleacher space available. Some room for chairs.
Eating: A couple restaurants close to center. Concession stand available, serving the usual food, such as hot dogs, nachos and pretzels. Limited healthy options. Coolers are allowed, but must be kept in the lobby.   
Spacing: Large number of courts. Limited "camping" room in lobby, but depending on number of teams, often a court or two available for camping space. 
Extra Info: Farha is located in the building behind the South YMCA. The doors of the facility are not opened until 7:30 am. Temperature was reasonable. 
HOA Facility                                        548 South Coy St., Kansas City, KS 66105
Tel: 913.233.0445
Email: ha-office@hoavb.org
Web: www.hoavb.org
Seating: limited bleachers, some room for chairs
Eating: No outside food allowed. Large indoor eating area. Good concession stand with    
heathly options, reasonable prices.
Spacing: Some room for "camping." Apparel store on site. 
Extra Info: Lots of on-site parking, very few restaurants in area. 
Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School                 8506 E. Central, Wichita, KS 67206

Tel: 316-634-0315

Web: www.kapaun.org

Email: erobinson@kapaun.org

Seating: Full bleachers available for both gyms. No room for bag chairs. Small upper glassed-in area for viewing for larger gym.
Eating: Concession stand available for KMC Classic Tournaments. Variety of food available, including healthy options. Reasonable prices. Outside food allowed. Several restaurants in area, most located at Central and Rock Road.
Spacing: Large commons area with approximately 20 round tables for "camping." Several hallways and open areas available also.
Extra Info: Temperature is moderate. Smaller gym is generally stuffier. Four courts available. No peppering in hallways. Enter gymnasium from west parking lot. Some space available for jump-serving.
Maize Middle School                                   4600 N. Maize Rd., Maize, KS 67101

Tel: 316-729-2464

Seating: Plenty of room for spectators. Full bleachers available.
Eating: Outside food allowed. Many food options available at 21st and Maize Road, a few miles away. Concessions on site.
Spacing: Very limited space for "camping" in the hallways. Coolers are allowed, but tables are not. Two courts available.
Extra info: Limited serving space. Unlikely that there is room for jump-serving. Temperature in stands is generally cold. Apparel is sometimes available to purchase.
MidAmerica West Sports Complex         20200 Johnson Dr., Shawnee, KS 66218

Tel: 913-826-2900

Web: http://jcprd.com/parks_facilities/mawsc.cfm

Seating: Limited seating available. Bring bag chairs and get there early.
Eating: No outside food is allowed indoors, but there is a small outdoor picnic area. Concession stand available with several options, including healthy choices. Small cafe style eating area indoors. No restaurants in the area.
Spacing: Eight courts available. Often 10-15. Sportcourt surface. No extra room for "camping." The only option is around each court and in the corners of the gym.
Extra Info: Many large HOA tournaments are held at this site. Center is located near Mid-America Sports Complex (softball and baseball fields). Building is also known as Bailey Ann Okun Activity Center or Okun Fieldhouse.
New Century Fieldhouse        551 New Century Pkwy, New Century, KS 66031
Tel: 913-826-2850
Web: http://jcprd.com/parks_facilities/newcenturyfieldhouse.cfm
Seating: Courts viewable from upstairs lounge area.
Eating: Two concession stands on site. Patrons can pre-order concession items, including hamburgers, flatbreads, and sandwiches, to have ready at a particular time. No coolers allowed.
Spacing: Thirteen volleyball courts. Large open spaces, including upper level lounge area with TVs and court views. Camping area upstairs.
Extra Info: Free Wi-Fi. Located just off I-35 at Gardner. Brand new facility. Includes two indoor soccer courts also. Chilly temperature.
Newman University                         3100 W. McCormick St., Wichita, KS 67213

Tel: 316-942-4291

Web: www.newmanu.edu

Seating: Half bleachers on both sides. No room for bag chairs.
Eating: Many restaurants available on West Street (approximately 1 mile going west on Kellogg (US 400)). Coolers are allowed. Tables will be set up and labeled for teams in the atrium or commons. Concessions will be available. 
Spacing: Some hallways and open spaces for camping, including behind bleachers and in atrium. Camping is not allowed on the track. 
Extra Info: Tournament t-shirts available for purchase. Other merchandise may also be available.  Mild temperature. Main parking lot is on east side of building. Handicapped parking on north end. Smaller parking lot available on west side, with entrance through the art gallery section of building.
Robinson Gymnasium  (KU)             1301 Sunnyside Ave., Lawrence, KS 66045

Tel: (785) 864-3256

Email: kurelations@ku.edu

Seating: Limited. Bring bag chairs. Some small bleachers.
Eating: Outside food is allowed. There is often no concession stand available. Numerous restaurants in the area, off-campus. There are many fast food and sit-down restuarants on 23rd street.
Spacing: Lots of room for "camping," but may be in hallways throughout the building. There are three floors, very cut-up floor plan. Two gyms: one with 4 courts, one with 2. The main gym is located on the second floor.
Extra info: Limited on-street parking. Parking lots located past the facility. Swimming pool on site, so somewhat muggy. Center has moderate temperature. Approximately a block walk from parking lot to main entrance, located by the tennis courts. Building is on KU Campus, across from Horejsi Volleyball Facility and Allen Fieldhouse, on the corner of Naismith and Sunnyside.
SportZone Complex                                     3909 Burlingame, Topeka, KS 66609
Tel: 785 - 267- 4658
Web: http://isportzone.com/
Seating: Limited seating available. Small, three-tiered bleachers for each court. Bag chairs are encouraged.
Eating: Limited restaurants in area. Closest area for restaurants is Topeka Blvd. and 37th Street (approximately 3 miles). No outside food is allowed. Concession stand is available. Options include sub sandwiches, chicken strips, french fries and hot dogs. Many drink options.
Spacing: One large camping area for all teams. Six to eight courts available. Often some open area available that is not designated for volleyball courts.
Extra Info: Temperature is generally cold. Building is located off of Highway 470 and Burlingame Road. From the west (Wichita), take the south Topeka exit.
Washburn Rural High School                       5900 SW 61st St, Topeka, KS 66619

Tel: 785-339-4100

Web: www.wrhs.net

Seating: Full bleachers available in the larger gym. Smaller bleachers available in the smaller gym. Upper track in larger gym. Some room for chairs.
Eating: Concession stand usually available. No restaurants in the area. Closest is approximately five miles on Wanamaker Road.
Spacing: Plenty of extra space available for camping. Cafeteria area available with tables. Several hallways and other open areas available also.
Extra Info: Four courts available. Enter gymnasiums from the east of the building. Park in the parking lot on the East, between the high school and middle school. Can enter parking lot from either 61st Street or Wanamaker Rd. Easy access to high school by going South on Burlingame Road, from Highway 470.