Bennett's Water Ski and Wakeboard School

Connelly 2017 NCWSA Collegiate Water Ski National Championships

Date & Location

  • October 19-21, 2017
  • Tri-Lakes, Zachary, Louisiana
    • Bennett’s Water Ski and Wakeboard School
  • 18605 Barnett Rd, Zachary, LA 70791

Tournament Registration Packet

  • TBA

Webcast

  • TBA

Facebook Event

  • TBA

Qualified Teams

  • Eastern Region
  • Midwestern Region
  • South Central Region
  • Western Region

Boat Draw

  • TBA

LOC Special Requests

  • School Flag and Fight Songs
    • TBA

  • Chief Judge: Nicki Lee
  • Chief Driver: Scott Greenwood
  • Chief Scorer: Lisa Holland
  • Chief Safety: TBA
  • Technical Controller: Robert Howerton
  • Announcer: Team TBA
  • Tournament Director: Jay Bennett
  • NCWSA Tourney Committee: Grace Kelm, Jeff Surdej, and Jay Bennett
  • LOC Driver: TBA
  • East Judges: TBA
  • South Central Judges: TBA
  • Midwest Judges: TBA
  • West Judges: TBA
  • East Driver: TBA
  • South Central Driver: TBA
  • Midwest Driver: TBA
  • West Driver: TBA

Airports

Main Airports

  • Baton Rouge (BTR)
    • 15 minutes (11 miles) from Tri-Lakes
    • 15 minutes (11 miles) from Crowne Plaza hotel (HQ Hotel)
  • Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)
    • 1 hour 24 minutes (88 miles) from Tri-Lakes
    • 1 hour 6 minutes (69 miles) from Crowne Plaza hotel (HQ Hotel)

Hotels

HQ Hotel

  • Crowne Plaza Executive Center Baton Rouge
    • 4728 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    • 23 minutes (20 miles) from Tri-Lakes

Wednesday – October 18, 2017

  • Site Familiarization (TBA)
    • TBA
  • Final Registration (TBA)
    • TBA
  • Officials & Team Captains Meeting (TBA)
    • TBA

Thursday – October 19, 2017

  • Lake 1 (7am start)
    • Division 2 – Women’s Jump
    • Division 2 – Men’s Jump
  • Lake 2 (7am start)
    • Division 1 – Women’s Slalom
    • Division 1 – Men’s Slalom
      • Last round may be moved to Friday per NCWSA Nationals Standards
      • Last round will occur after D2 Men’s Trick, if the event is stopped early per standards.

Friday – October 20, 2017

  • Lake 1 (8am start)
    • Division 1 – Men’s Trick
      • May be migrated to Lake 2 at LOC discretion.
    • Division 1 – Women’s Jump
  • Lake 2 (10am start)
    • Division 2 – Men’s Trick
      • If D1 Men’s Trick is still going at 10am, event will start 30 minutes after the end of D1 Men’s Trick.
    • Division 2 – Women’s Trick

Saturday – October 21, 2017

  • Lake 1 (7am start)
    • Division 2 – Women’s Slalom
    • Division 2 – Men’s Slalom
  • Lake 2 (7am start)
    • Division 1 – Women’s Trick
    • Division 1 – Men’s Jump
  • Banquet (TBA)
    • TBA