Jeff Bredin was an outstanding graduate of Dalhousie University in 1985 with a degree in Physical Education. During his three seasons with the Tiger volleyball team his recognitions included AUAA All-Star, AUAA Playoff MVP and Dal Classic All-Star. An excellent middle player, he was one of the first spike servers in Canadian university volleyball. He contributed to youth sport in Metro through coaching a boy’s club team. Jeff commenced his teaching career in Saskatchewan in the fall of 1985. His life tragically ended in November of that same year shortly after returning from coaching his high school boy’s team in a tournament. The Jeff Bredin Memorial Scholarship and the Jeff Bredin Memorial Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament were both established in his memory. The scholarship fund provides annual athletic scholarships to deserving members of the varsity men’s volleyball team. All proceeds from the annual tournament advance to the scholarship fund.
Tournament Venue: Dalplex
Date & Time Frame: Saturday, September 8, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
(1) Super Rec. Limit of 2 players/team who have played university volleyball in the past 10 years. Players who have played university in the past 5 years are excluded.
(3) Superstars Includes teams of current/incoming varsity athletes.
Tournament Features: Team tournament t-shirts, awards for winning teams, extensive door prizes.
Tournament Format: Superstars format. Two nets - one at men’s other at women’s height. Timed matches. On men’s net the 3 males play front court with 3 females playing backcourt. At halftime players switch courts and playing roles. Teams do the tournament officiating.
Entry Fee: $150/team. Entries are not considered without the entry fee.
Entry Deadline: Friday, August 31, 2018.
To Register: Payment in person at Dalplex Customer Service Centre, online or by phone (902 494-3372). Entry fee is due at time of registration by cash, credit card or cheque (made payable to "Dalhousie University"). If registering by phone all information outlined on the Registration Form must be provided.
For more information:
902 494-2098 (office)