Terms and Conditions

Volleyball League Terms & Conditions

Sundays in January  | 2pm-6pm | 1/13, 1/20,1/27

Rules for Volleyball Tournament:

  • All participants must be 21+ years of age to compete in volleyball tournament.
  • It is best if teams pre-register via email with marketing coordinator.
  • Teams may drop- in before 2:00pm.
  • Teams must consist of 4 players, one must be a female.
  • All teams must check-in at ViewHouse marketing table located on the courtyard no later than 2:00pm. The tournament will start at 2:00pm/2:30pm.
  • Teams who do not show up, or who show up after 2:00pm/2:30pm, will be eliminated.
  • Double elimination. Two team losses equals team elimination from tournament.
  • Volley for serve to decide which team will start with the ball.
  • Games cannot exceed 25 minutes in length. At 25 minutes, the team who scores 21 first wins, & need to win by 2 points.
  • Participants must use the ball & net provided by ViewHouse. No personal equipment can be used.
  • During a game, a contestant shall not be allowed to alter the volleyball net/court or ball in any matter without the consent of ViewHouse staff.
  • ViewHouse management, staff & tournament hosts gave final say of rules.
  • Every effort shall be made to keep from distracting contestants during Volleyball play. Drinks and other personal belongings should be placed on the sides of the Volleyball court in designated beverage holders or other secure locations to keep from distracting contestants.
  • In the event of inclement weather, the tournament will be cancelled & rescheduled. ViewHouse will notify all participants as soon as possible.
  • The court and the net are NOT at regulation length or height.

Referees:

The ViewHouse does not provide referees for our leagues & tournaments. Teams are asked to call their own games fairly and honestly. A staff member will be available at all times to answer any questions that arise. If discrepancies do arise, please don’t hesitate to ask a staff member. Keep in mind that ViewHouse retains the right to ask participants to leave if they seem to have problems with the rules. So if there’s a discrepancy, do everyone a favor and just replay the point. Remember we’re out to have fun! NO unsportsmanlike conduct will be accepted or tolerated!

Scoring:

  • Rally scoring will be how the game is scored:
    • teams score points whenever the other team messes up
    • a point is awarded on every serve.
    • matches played as the best two of three games to 25 points.
    • If the ball hits the line it is “in”.
    • If the opposing team touches the ball and it is out, the opposite will get the score.
  • No player can ever make contact with the ball twice in succession.
  • The ball cannot be caught or carried over the net.
  • A serve can not be blocked- if this does occur we will re-do the play/serve.
  • Rotation is NOT mandatory, it’s possible to play the same position every play- although all teammate must serve, but are allowed to go back to the original spot after the ball goes over the net.
  • The Volleyball game shall be played until the first team reaches 25 points. The winning team must win by 2 points.
  • If the Volleyball match is tied at 25 or more at the end of an game, play continues until one team or the other achieves a higher score by 2 at the end of the game and wins the match.
  • Each team may only hit the ball three times, the fourth time it must go over
  • Each team can play off the roof
  • You may hit the ball with: hands, feet, and the head
  • Teams are responsible for checking in with the ViewHouse marketing table after each game to report the winning & losing team. ViewHouse will update the bracket accordingly & announce the upcoming matches & teams

Prizing:

1st Place Prize: $200.00 American Express Card- per team

2nd Place Prize: $100.00 VH Gift Card- per team

All participants will receive 1 complimentary draft beer (Sons of 1858) during the hours of the Volleyball tournament. Does not include gratuity. No monetary value. One time use only. Must be 21+ to redeem with valid form of I.D.

No purchase necessary. Other rules and regulations may apply. ViewHouse’s interpretation and applications of the terms and conditions shall be final.