Fall 2016 Registered Sports

SportRegistration Open DateRegistration DeadlinePlay Begins
1-Day Kickball Tournament (C) Monday, August 22 Wednesday, August 31 - 4:00 PM Thursday, September 1 (one day event)
Outdoor Soccer (M, W, C) Monday, August 22 Tuesday, September 6 - 4:00 PM Wednesday, September 7
Sand Volleyball League (O) Monday, August 22 Tuesday, September 6 - 4:00 PM Thursday, September 8
Wiffleball (M, W, C) Friday, August 26 Tuesday, September 13 - 4:00 PM Monday, September 19
5v5 Outdoor Flag Football (M, W, C) Friday, September 2 Tuesday, September 20 - 4:00 PM Wednesday, September 28
Badminton League (M,W) Tuesday, September 6 Tuesday, September 27 - 4:00 PM Monday, October 3
3v3 Basketball (M, W) Thursday, September 8 Tuesday, October 4 - 4:00 PM Monday, October 10
Dodgeball (M, W, C) Tuesday, September 27 Tuesday, October 18 - 4:00 PM Monday, October 24
4-Player Volleyball (M, W, C) Tuesday, October 11 Tuesday, November 1 - 4:00 PM Wednesday, November 9
Registration through IMLeagues
*M=Men's | W=Women's | C=Co-ed | O=Open

Fall 2016 No Registration Required Events

EventEvent Date and TimeLocation
College Football Pick'Em Fridays: 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4 by 11:55 PM Email Submission
Pickleball Tournament (M,W) Friday, October 7 - 5:00 PM RWC Courts 1&2
3-Point Shootout Wednesday, October 26 - 6:00-9:00 PM RWC Court 2
*M=Men's | W=Women's | C=Co-ed | O=Open

CoED Kickball Tournament (8 vs 8)

Intramural Sports start off the year outside! This is a one day CoEd Kickball Tournament on Thursday, September 1st.  All games will be played here on campus at the grass field north of the Mark Twain Athletic Center, on the southwest corner of the University Place Drive and Mark Twain Drive intersection. This is a CoEd tournament; each team will be required to have at least three players of each gender and a minimum of six players to play. Registration opens at www.IMLeagues.com on Monday, August 22.

Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 6 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Rules will be emailed to captains, game times will be posted on www.IMLeagues.com.
Leagues:  Only a CoEd bracket will be offered.
Players:  Teams can bat up to 10. There is an 8 fielder maximum.
Minimum Starters:  6 players must be signed in, at least 3 of each gender.
Roster Maximum:  Team can have up to 16 players on their roster.
Game Length: Games are 7 innings long or 60 minutes, whichever occurs first.
Season:  This tournament will be started and completed on the 1st of September.  The nature of the bracket (single or double elimination) will be determined based on the number of teams that register.
Site:  All games will be played on the grass field north of the Mark Twain Athletic Center, on the southwest corner of the University Place Drive and Mark Twain Drive intersection.
Equipment:  All equipment will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.  


Outdoor Soccer

Intramural Soccer at UMSL may be a little different from the soccer you grew up with. This intramural version is one of finesse; slide tackling is not permitted, players are expected to keep their hands off of the opponents, and as always good sportsmanship is held in the highest regard. Teams will field 6 starters, including the goalie, and games will be played on a smaller field. To allow for maximum intramural participation, IM soccer games can be scheduled around conflicts with the OPEN Sand Volleyball League. Registration opens at www.IMLeagues.com on August 22.
Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 6 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 6.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. in the Conference One room of the RWC.
Leagues:  Men’s, Women’s and CoRec options are offered
Players:  6 starters (3 male, 3 female for CoRec)
Minimum Starters:  To start a game teams must have 5 players signed in (at least 2 of each gender for CoRec)
Roster Maximum:  Teams can have up to 14 players on their roster
Game Length:  Games consist of two 20-minutes halves and are scheduled in 45-minute time slots.
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season games, teams may play as many as 2 games in one week.
Playoffs:  All teams can make single elimination playoffs if they meet sportsmanship requirements and do not forfeit twice.
Site:  All games will be played on the grass field north of the Mark Twain Athletic Center, on the southwest corner of the University Place Drive and Mark Twain Drive intersection.
Equipment:  Players are recommended to wear shin guards and matching shirts.  All other equipment will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.



OPEN Sand Volleyball League (4 vs 4)

The Sand Volleyball League is an OPEN league where the roster can be any combination of genders. In this self-officiated league, sportsmanship, participation, and fun are the emphasis. Teams will play a five game regular season followed by single elimination playoffs. To allow for maximum intramural participation, OPEN Sand Volleyball games can be scheduled around conflicts with the IM Outdoor Soccer League. Registration opens at www.IMLeagues.com on August 22.
Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 3 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 6.
Captain’s Meeting:  Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. in the Conference One room of the RWC.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Leagues:  OPEN
Players:  4 starters (any gender combination)
Minimum Starters:  3 players must be signed in.
Roster Maximum:  Team can have up to 10 players on their roster.
Game Length:  Rally scoring to 25 in games 1 and 2, game 3 will go to 15. All 3 games of the match will be played in the regular season.
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season matches; there may be instances where a team will have a doubleheader.
Playoffs:  All teams can make single elimination playoffs if they meet sportsmanship requirements and do not forfeit twice.
Site:  This league will take place on the Oak Hall sand volleyball court
Equipment:  A sand volleyball will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.


Wiffleball

Taking advantage of the enclosed Multi Activity Court (MAC) in the Recreation and Wellness Center, Wiffleball is a staple of the Intramural Sports schedule!  With rules modified to fit the unique MAC space, teams will be 6v6, baselines will be shorter, and balls hit off of the ceiling will be in play.  To eliminate the urge to argue pitches, and to make it a hitter’s game, Wiffleball will be a pitch to your own team format.  The batting team will provide a pitcher, the batter then has up to 3 pitches to put a ball in play, if that is not accomplished after three pitches the batter will be out. Registration opens at www.IMLeagues.com on August 26.
Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 6 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. in the Conference One room of the RWC
Leagues:  Men’s, Women’s and CoEd options are offered
Players:  Teams can bat up to 8 in CoEd and 7 in Men’s and Women’s.  All leagues feature a maximum of 6 fielders (3 male, 3 female in CoEd).
Minimum Starters:  To start a game teams must have 5 players signed in (at least 2 of each gender for CoEd)
Roster Maximum:  Teams can have up to 14 players on their roster
Game Length:  Games are 15 innings long or 60 minutes, whichever occurs first
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season games, teams may play as many as 2 games in one week.
Playoffs:  All teams can make single elimination playoffs if they meet sportsmanship requirements and do not forfeit twice.
Site:  MAC in the Recreation and Wellness Center
Equipment:  The Intramural Sports Department will provide game balls and bats; no other bats or balls will be used for game play.  Most players play barehanded in the field, but participants can choose to wear baseball/softball gloves in the field if they choose, but must provide their own glove.


College Football Pick ‘Em

For eight weeks participants will be given the task of picking the winners of the premiere college football matchups that week.  Each week 10 games will be chosen and participants will select who they think will be the outright winner.  An overall winner will be determined after the 8th and final week of picks are completed.  Every Monday the week’s matchups will be posted in three locations: www.umsl.edu/campusrecreation under “Intramural Programs”; “UMSL Campus Rec” Facebook group page; and on www.IMLeagues.com.  To submit your picks, email imsports@umsl.edu with the subject line “College Pick Em” by 11:55 p.m. on the Friday before the games.
Entry Deadline: Pick ‘Em submissions are due by 11:55 p.m. on Friday of each week.  The first deadline is Friday, September 16; the remaining deadlines are September 23, September 30, October 7, October 14, October 21, October 28, and November 4.
Fee: FREE
Pick ‘Em Length: 8 weeks
Site: Visit www.umsl.edu/campusrecreation; or www.facebook.com/umslcampusrec, or www.IMLeagues.com for matchups and email imsports@umsl.edu to submit your picks.

Week 8 College Pick 'Em Match-ups:
Nebraska @ Ohio State
Missouri @ South Carolina
Iowa @ Penn State
Alabama @ LSU
Texas @ Texas Tech                       
Navy @ Notre Dame
Pittsburgh @ Miami
Oklahoma State @ Kansas State
Air Force @ Army
Northwest Missouri State @ Fort Hays State

Submissions due to imsports@umsl.edu by 11:55, Friday, November 4.


5v5 Outdoor Flag Football

5v5 Flag football is a non-contact game similar in nature to football. It is played on a 40 yard long by 30 yard wide field with 10 yard long end zones. This is a pass-only format with teams given 4 downs to reach specified yard markers on the field. Flag belts worn around the player’s waist are pulled, opposed to tackling ball carriers. Registration opens at www.IMLeagues.com on September 2.  
Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 5 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Thursday, September 22, at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference One room of the RWC
Leagues:  Men’s, Women’s and CoEd options are offered
Players:  All leagues have 5 starters (at least 2 of each gender in CoEd)
Minimum Starters:  To start a Men’s or Women’s game teams must have 5 players signed in; CoRec requires a minimum of 6, with at least 2 of each gender.
Roster Maximum:  Teams can have up to 12 players on their roster
Game Length:  Games consist of two 20-minute halves and are scheduled in hour long timeslots.
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season games, teams may play as many as 2 games in one week.
Playoffs:  All teams can make single elimination playoffs if they meet sportsmanship requirements and do not forfeit twice.
Site:  All games will be played on the grass field north of the Mark Twain Athletic Center, on the southwest corner of the University Place Drive and Mark Twain Drive intersection.  
Equipment:  All equipment will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.  Clothing with pockets and hooded sweatshirts are not allowed.  Teams are encouraged to wear matching shirts, but jerseys are available on-site.


Badminton League

Due to the great turnout at the Badminton Tournament in the spring, a new Badminton League has been added for the fall. This singles league will have men’s and women’s divisions and the games will be played at the convenience of the competitors. Each person will be assigned an opponent at the beginning of the week; the opponents will contact each other and agree on a playing date and time in that week. Once the match is played, the winner will email imsports@umsl.edu with the scores. This format will last for 5 weeks (one match per week), after which, all of the players will be seeded and play in a one-day playoff bracket at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 11. Registration opens at www.IMLeagues.com on September 6.  
Entry Deadline:  Individuals must be registered on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27.
Fee:   FREE registration. If an individual were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto their Recreation and Wellness Center account.
Captain’s Meeting:  Rules will be emailed to captains, game times will be posted on www.IMLeagues.com.
Leagues:  Men’s and Women’s leagues.
Players:  1 starter
Game Length:  Matches are best 2-out-of-3 games. Each game is to 21 points.
Season:  Match-ups will be posted on the Monday of each week, for five weeks, on www.IMLeagues.com, opponents have until the Friday of each week to complete the match and report the results to imsports@umsl.edu.
Playoffs:  A one-day playoff will take place on Friday, November 11 beginning at 5 p.m. in the RWC.
Site:  All games will be played on courts 1 and 2 of the RWC.
Equipment:  The Recreation and Wellness Center will provide shuttlecocks and has a limited supply of racquets; participants are encouraged to bring their own racquets.


3 on 3 Basketball

The only basketball offering on the fall schedule, the 3 on 3 Basketball League is an officiated league taking place in the new Wellness and Recreation Center.  Games will be played on the baskets running the width of Court 2 utilizing a “mini” court with transition play; this is not a half court check-back league. There will be modified rules to account for the unique court space and lines.  Registration begins at www.IMLeagues.com on September 8.
Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 3 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. in the Classroom One room of the RWC.
Leagues:  Men’s and Women’s divisions are offered
Players:  All leagues have 3 starters
Minimum Starters:  To start a Men’s or Women’s game teams must have 2 players signed in
Roster Maximum:  Teams can have up to 8 players on their roster
Game Length:  Games will be two 15-minute halves and are scheduled in 45 minute long timeslots
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season games, teams may play as many as 2 games in one week.
Site:  The cross-courts of Court 2 in the Recreation and Wellness Center.
Equipment:  All equipment will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.  Teams are encouraged to wear matching shirts.


Pickleball Tournament

Labeled as the “fastest-growing sport in America”, Pickleball is a paddle sport created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. The Pickleball Tournament is a free one-day event that does not require pre-registration. Individuals will register on-site at courts 1 and 2 in the RWC by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 7th.  Once registration is closed, everyone will be randomly placed in a playoff bracket.
Entry Deadline:  Friday, October 7, 2016 by 5:00 p.m. in the RWC. All individuals interested must be on-site at 5:00 p.m.; they will then be placed in a playoff bracket.
Fee:   FREE
Leagues:  Men’s and Women’s options are offered
Players:  1 starter
Game Length:  Each game is to 11 points.
Season:  This tournament will be started and completed on Friday, October 7th. The nature of the bracket (single or double elimination) will be determined the day of the tournament.
Site:  All games will be played on courts 1 and 2 of the RWC.
Equipment:  The Recreation and Wellness Center will provide paddles and balls and has a limited supply; participants are encouraged to bring their own paddles.


Dodgeball

Dodgeball is a fast paced sport requiring only six soft cushioned balls and it will be played in the MAC of the new Recreation and Wellness Center.  Teams attempt to knock their opponents out by striking them with a ball anywhere on the body below the neck, or catching an opponent’s throw.  The playing space will decrease as the number of players remaining is reduced.  Participants wear athletic clothes and running shoes.  Registration begins at www.IMLeagues.com on September 27.
Entry Deadline: Teams must have at least 6 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Thursday, October 20, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the Conference One room of the RWC.
Leagues: Men’s, Women’s and CoEd options are offered
Players: All leagues have 6 starters (3 male, 3 female in CoEd)
Minimum Starters: To start a game teams must have 4 players signed in (at least 2 of each gender for CoEd)
Roster Maximum:  Teams can have up to 14 players on their roster
Match Length:  A match consists of a best 4 of 7 games.  Games are played until one team has all members eliminated or a 5-minute time limit expires.   Matches are scheduled in half-hour long timeslots.
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season matches, teams may play as many as 2 matches in one week.
Playoffs:  All teams can make single elimination playoffs if they meet sportsmanship requirements and do not forfeit twice.
Site:  MAC in the Recreation and Wellness Center.
Equipment:  All equipment will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.  Teams are encouraged to wear matching shirts.


3-Point Shootout

The traditional 3-Point Shootout is back, with a twist. The free preliminary round of the 3-point shootout will take place on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Court 2 of the RWC.  Participants can drop in at any time during this span and will have one opportunity to shoot 20 basketballs in 60 seconds. The top three shooters of each gender will then have the opportunity to shoot at a halftime of a UMSL Tritons basketball game, date to be announced. Pre-registration is not required for this event.
Entry Deadline:  Drop-in Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in the RWC
Fee:   FREE
Leagues:  Men’s and Women’s options are offered
Playoffs:  The top three shooters of each gender will have the opportunity to shoot at a halftime of a UMSL Tritons basketball game, date to be announced.
Players:  1 starter
Season:  The 3-Point Shootout will be started and completed on Wednesday, October 26th.
Site:  Court 2 in the Recreation and Wellness Center.


4-Player Volleyball

Played inside of the new Recreation and Wellness Center, 4-Player Volleyball is one of the most popular Intramural Sports at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, and it includes the same concepts of regular volleyball….minus 2 starters.  Rally scoring is used, all regular season matches will be 3 games, playoffs will be a best 2 out of 3 format. Registration begins at www.IMLeagues.com on October 11.
Entry Deadline:  Teams must have at least 4 registered players on www.IMLeagues.com by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1.
Fee:  FREE registration. If a team were to forfeit, a $25 forfeit fee will be placed onto the Recreation and Wellness Center account of the team captain.
Captain’s Meeting:  Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. in Conference One of the RWC
Leagues:  Men’s, Women’s and CoEd options are offered
Players:  All leagues have 4 starters (2 male, 2 female in CoEd)
Minimum Starters:  To start a game teams must have 3 players signed in (at least 1 of each gender for CoEd)
Roster Maximum:  Teams can have up to 10 players on their roster
Match Length:  A regular season match consists of 3 games.  Games one and two are played by rally scoring up to 25, if a third game will be played to 15.  Matches are scheduled in 45-minute timeslots.
Season:  Teams will be scheduled 5 regular season matches, teams may play doubleheaders.
Playoffs:  All teams can make single elimination playoffs if they meet sportsmanship requirements and do not forfeit twice. Matches are best 2 out of 3 games in the playoffs.
Site:  Courts 1 and 2 in the Recreation and Wellness Center.
Equipment:  All equipment will be provided by the Intramural Sports Department.  Teams are encouraged to wear matching shirts.