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DATE: May 23, 2012 10:42:05 AM CDT

Volleyball

17-Team Single Elimination PWW Volleyball Tournament

                   
  504 BfSB (0)       3rd Place     69 ADA (2)
  210800
Court 1
11 SIG (1)     36 EN (2)     69 ADA (0) 210800
Court 2
  220900
Court 1
    230830 36 EN   221000
Court 1
  11 SIG (2)         48 CHEM (0)
    4/1 BCT (2)   21 CAV (0)   21 CAV (0)  
    221300
Court 1
      221300
Court 2
 
  41st FIRES (1)       85 CA (0)
  210900
Court 1
    1 MED 211000
Court 2
  4/1 BCT (2)       21 CAV (2)
  4/1 BCT (2)           21 CAV (2)
        1 MED      
        WINNER    
  36 EN (2)           Phantom CMD (1)
  210900
Court 2
36 EN (2) 4/1 BCT     89 MP (1) 211300
Court 1
  220900
Court 2
      221000
Court 2
  13 ESC (1)       89 MP (2)
           
    36 EN (0)

Championship
Game @
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1 MED (2)  
  3 CR (2)     1 MED (2)
  211000
Court 1
    211300
Court 2
  3 CR (0)     1 MED (2)
  2/1 BCT (1)         WTB (0)

 

All games played at Abrams Outdoor Volleyball Courts


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TEAM MAKE UP

  • 6 Soldiers min. on court (At least 2 females on court at all times)

 

RULES AND SCORING

  • All Coaches must check in at the event OIC/NCOIC table a min. of 15 minutes prior to games start
  • Team will rotate each time they win the serve.
  • Players shall rotate in a clockwise manner.
  • Maximum of three hits per side.
  • Player may not hit the ball twice in succession ( A block is not considered a hit ).
  • Ball may be played off the net during a volley and on serve.
  • A ball touching a boundary line is good.
  • A legal hit is contact with the ball by a player body above and including the waist which does not allow the ball to visibly come to a rest.
  • If two or more players contact the ball simultaneously, it is considered one play and the players involved may not participate in the next play.
  • A player must not block or attack a serve.
  • Switching positions will be allowed only between front line players. (After the serve only).
  • Server must serve from behind the restraining line ( end line ) until after contact. Ball may be served underhand or overhand.
  • Ball must be clearly visible to opponents before serve.
  • Served ball may graze the net and drop to the other side for point.
  • First game serve is determined by a coin flip, each subsequent game shall be served by the previous game loser.
  • No attacking the serve.
  • Rally scoring will be used.
  • There will be a point scored on every score of the ball.
  • Offense will score on a defense miss or out of bounds hit.
  • Defense will score on an offensive miss, out of bounds hit, or serve into the net.
  • Best 2 out of 3 games wins match. Games 1 and 2 will be played to 21 pts. Game 3, if needed, will be played to 15 pts. Max 1 hour match if match reaches time limit before end of last game, team winning at time will be the winner.
  • In the event that multiple team have the same number of overall bracket points when deciding placing combined margin of victory will determine placing.
  • Stepping on or over the line on a serve.
  • Failure to serve the ball over the net successfully.
  • Hitting the ball illegally ( Carrying, Palming, Throwing, etc. ).
  • Touches of the net with any part of the body while the ball is in play. If the ball is driven into the net with such force that it causes the net to contact an opposing player, no foul will be called, and the ball shall continue to be in play.
  • Reaching over the net, except under these conditions:
  • When executing a follow-through.
  • When blocking a ball which is in the opponents court but is being returned ( the blocker must not contact the ball until after the opponent who is attempting to return the ball makes contact). Except to block the third play.
  • Reaches under the net ( if it interferes with the ball or opposing player).
  • Failure to serve in the correct order.

 

UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT

  • Uniform: Army Physical Fitness Uniform, (Unit t-shirts are authorized). No metal cleats or jewelry will be allowed or worn on field.