Rules of the game

Welcome to our 1st Big Yard Dodgeball Tournament!  Below are the details for how the games will go down.

The tournament is a 4-game guarantee. Teams will play pool play first to determine seeds for the single elimination tournament following.  

Team Requirements

  • Minimum of 6 players required, maximum of 8
  • Minimum of 4 players required to start the game

Game Rules

    1. Play is 6 on 6

    2. No substitutions will be allowed once a game has started, except for injuries. There is a 30-second stall count between each game for substitutions. No substitutions will be allowed after the 30 second count.

    3. Players may substitute between games.

    4. Fifteen (15) minute time limit. The team with the most wins in the 15 minutes will be deemed the winner. If teams are tied, there will be a sudden death game to determine match winner.

    5. Game time is forfeit time, if your team is not there at your scheduled time you will forfeit.

    6. Team will switch ends of the court between every game.


    Start practicing and get creative with your team swag! Awards will be given to the 1st place team and best dressed team.


    • Pair of Nike shoes
    • Pass to the Nike employee store
    • Gift bags

    Tournament date & times

    Saturday, July 14, 2018
    9:30am team check-in
    10am tournament begins


    Holy Redeemer Catholic School
    127 N Rosa Parks Blvd
    Portland, OR

    Registration deadline & Fee

    July 13th
    (limited space available)


    Consent form

    Download here & bring it signed to the event


    email us at

    Not playing but want to participate? Come on out!

    Root on your squad and enjoy good eats, good drinks and good music.

    Have old books laying around? Bring 'em!

    We will gladly take your books off your hands and give them to kids.