FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS?
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS??
Q1) What is an acceptable form of ID to bring for players?
(A1) Any one of the following is acceptable: Player pass, passport (copy), birth certificate (copy) or drivers license.
(Q2) Can a point be scored from anywhere on the field?
(A2) NO, points must be scored in the area of play. If the ball bounces in the area of play and proceeds to go out of bounds in the air before it bounces again, the player may juggle the ball and try to get the ball over the net in the appropriate amount of touches. A point may not be scored inside the out-of-bounds area next to the net at anytime.
(Q3) Can a player pass through the out-of-bounds box next to the net?
(A3) No players may pass through the out-of-bounds box at anytime. The box extends upward from painted lines or cones and touching the ball in the air above the box is a violation. A point will be awarded to the opposing team if this violation occurs on your team.
(Q4) What are the dimensions of the playing field?
(A4) The area of play box is 15 feet wide and 15 feet deep from the net on either side.
(Q5) What happens when a player touches the ball in the out-of-bounds box?
(A5) A point is awarded to the team that did not commit the violation.
(Q6) What happens if the ball completely stops next to or in the out of bounds area?
(A6) A point will be rewarded to the team that put the ball in that space.
(Q7) Who has to be at Check-in?
(A7) One representative from each team is required at check-in one-hour before the team’s first game. Please have proof of age for each player available at each game in case of an age/identity protest.
(Q8) Can I change my roster after I register?
(A8) Yes. If you need to make changes to your roster, you can login to your account online and make the necessary changes. If you need to make changes to your roster after the registration deadline, you must do so at the team check in. PLEASE NOTIFY US IF THERE ARE CHANGES: email@example.com
(Q9) How many games are we guaranteed?
(A9) Four games guaranteed, but teams will possibly play five to ten games if they play in big divisions or advance through the playoffs in the tournament.
(Q10) When will schedules be available?
(A10) Times for each team will be posted by 7:00 p.m. of the Thursday evening before each tournament.
(Q11) How do I become a referee for the tournament?
(A11) If you are a qualified Referee or you want to be a volunteer referee please email the event director listed on the event page or contact us page for your area. http://www.volley-futbol.com/We will hold a seminar before each tournament in your area for each referee. Volunteer referee will receive free meals.
(Q12) How many male and female players are required for a CO-ED team?
(A12) For the Adult Coed divisions, each team must have at least 1 female on the field at all times. The roster can consist of any combination of male and female players as long as one female player is on the field at all times from each team. CO-ED teams will be coming soon.
(Q13) Can Girls play on Boys teams?
(A13) Female players can play in male divisions only if they are CO-ED.
(Q14) How do I get to the Park and Check-in Site?
(A14) A link and map can be found on each event page to the tournament site.
(Q15) What happens if there are not enough teams of my gender/age/skill level to form a division?
(A15) When there are limited teams in certain divisions, the Volley Futbol staff will do our best to combine age and skill divisions as best as we can. If a team decides that the planned division does not look like it will present a good experience for the team, they can withdraw for a full refund as late a midnight before tournament day. That way a team can see the teams they will be playing with in time to be able to withdraw for a full refund.
(Q16) What happens in the case of foul weather?
(A16) Prior to the day of the event the Tournament Director will make a decision regarding schedule changes, delays or postponement due the forecasted weather or field conditions. Teams are responsible for checking Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/volley.wright , http://www.volley-futbol.com, or twitter: @volleyfutbol for information regarding the impact of weather on the event. During the Event, games will be played through rain as long as the weather does not become severe; particularly in the case of Storms with Lightning, play will be suspended until conditions improve and it is safe to resume play. Conditions will be checked every 30 minutes and the decision to resume play will be considered every 30 minutes until play can be resumed. Games can be shortened or modified if needed to complete the event during bad weather conditions.
(Q17) What are the requirements for uniforms?
(A17) Teams must wear similar colored jerseys and each team must have a dark and light colored shirt available. Numbers are not required, and jerseys do not have to be identical, just close enough so that it is clear that the players are on the same team. Shin guards are not required for play in any division.
(Q18) When and how can teams substitute players?
(A18) Teams may substitute during any dead ball with the approval of the referee. All substitutions must take place at the net.
(Q19) What are the dimensions of Volley Futbol regualtion field?
(A19) Please check the website and video for this information. This can be found by clicking on the http://www.volley-futbol.com (THE GAME TAB). You can email us for further question at firstname.lastname@example.org.
(Q20) Will teams be accepted into the tournament after the deadline?
(A20) The deadline (for guaranteed acceptance) is shown on the web site. After that date, teams can still apply, however your team will only be added if there is room in your division.Refund & Bad Weather Policy: Teams understand that there will be no refunds granted for any reason after the registration deadline. This includes, but is not limited to inclement weather, etc. In case of inclement weather, the Event Director reserves the right to reduce the number of scheduled games and/or the time of games and/or postpone or delay game times and/or cancel the event. Every effort will be made to complete games and the tournament. Entry fees are non-refundable after registration deadlines.
Refund & Bad Weather Policy:Teams understand that there will be no refunds granted for any reason after the registration deadline. This includes, but is not limited to inclement weather, etc. In case of inclement weather, the Event Director reserves the right to reduce the number of scheduled games and/or the time of games and/or postpone or delay game times and/or cancel the event. Every effort will be made to complete games and the tournament. Entry fees are non-refundable after registration deadlines.