The All Ohio Volleyball Classic began in 1995 with the intention of providing the best collegiate teams in the state of Ohio a chance to come together and compete for a mythical state championship. Since its humble beginning in 1995 the tournament has seen more than 20 different mens collegiate volleyball teams from across Ohio attend the tournament and vie for the championship.
Ohio Northern University serves as the host for the All Ohio Volleyball Classic during the last Sunday in January every year. All play is match play, the best 2 out of 3 games, and the tournament is played under current USAV rules. Teams are initially seeded into three preliminary pools. After pool play the top two teams in each pool are seeded for the Championship playoffs and the bottom two teams in each pool are seeded for the Consolation playoffs. The 20th Annual All-Ohio Volleyball Classic is scheduled for Sunday, January 26, 2014. Twelve teams are expected to battle it out to be the best of best in the state of Ohio.