Official Tournament Rules:

  • 5 Teams per court/pool
  • 8 Pools and 40 teams total
  • Using Wilson balls
  • Open level tournament will accept teams of all skill levels
  • Games to 25 (switch sides once the first team reaches 13 points)
  • Rally scoring, win by 2, no cap. Games will be played on 2’s lines
  • Minimum of 1 female must be playing at all times
  • Females are NOT required to touch the ball during points
  • Competitive rules and regulations will be implemented
  • You may open hand receive serves and hard driven hits. Bad hand sets will be a fault
  • No open-hand tips
  • Net is a Net!  Any net touch ends play
  • 2 alternates are permitted on each team. Alternates will be charged $40 per entry and must play in at least one pool play game to be eligible to play in the playoffs
  • Top 2 teams from each court advance to playoffs at Moontower (starting at 3:00pm)
  • Your location (Moontower or Zilker) will be released a week prior to the event.
  • Court assignments and game schedules will be released the morning of the event.
  • Please be sure to check the schedule to see when you play and when your team is scheduled to ref.
  • Pool play ties:
    • Will look at head to head game first
    • Total pool point differential will then determine pool positions.
    • *POINTS MATTER*
    • In the event of a 3-way tie with neutral head to head play, and if point differential is equal, a mini-playoff will ensue.  1 game, first to 10 outright. (Do not have to win by 2) Switch once first team wins 5 points
  •  Playoffs:
    • Single elimination, same rules apply from pool play.
  • Registration opens at 8:00am. All teams MUST be registered by 8:30am.
  • Warm up and announcements will be from 8:30am-9:00am.
  • Pool games will begin promptly at 9:00am.

Refunds? We do not issue refunds, regardless of circumstance. Also, we do not issue partial refunds if you become sick, forgetful, too busy, or get injured. You are welcome to find substitute players if you are unable to play.