Recreation

Volleyball Leagues

ACTIVITY

Leagues are offered for women’s and men’s teams.  Individuals or teams may sign-up for five weeks of round robin league play.  All teams without a forfeit will advance to a single elimination playoff tournament.  The seeding into the playoffs will be determined by league standings with the divisions tiered by win-loss records.  The National Federation of High School rules of volleyball will govern play unless otherwise stipulated. Copies of the rules are available on our website.

ENTRY FEE

$100.00 per team

ENTRY DEADLINE  

Wednesday, January 9, 5:00pm   

ENTRY PROCEDURES:

  1. Participants must submit $100 payment & register a team at reg.recreation.uw.edu prior to the entry deadline. Entries will be taken on-line on a first come first serve basis beginning December 26.
  2. You will receive an access code to our team management site in your confirmation email, after checkout.  For more information on how to complete rosters and view schedules, please go to the Team Management tab.  Entries will be accepted after the deadline if space is available. The seeding of teams into the playoffs will be determined by league standings with various divisions tiered by win-loss records. Teams will be able to select their first round playoffs games on Team Management using staggered access to bracket based on your record.   

Games begin: Week of Jan 14th

Available offerings below:

Leagues  Wednesday (women) Thursday (men)
Cascade  6:50 6:50
Rainier 5:10
6:00
5:10
6:00
Olympic 7:40 7:40

The games will begin the week of Monday, January 14.

FREE AGENTS

The free agent program assists in helping individuals to become participants on teams even if they don’t know enough people on campus to form a team. All it takes is signing up on a free agent on our Team Management site and attending the free agent meeting.

FREE AGENT MEETING

Thursday, January 10, at 4:00PM, Lounge, IMA Building. The meeting agenda will include the following topics: player eligibility, schedule information, protest procedures, rules review, and other important information that team captains are responsible for knowing. Team captains and players are asked to take the online quiz, covering program policies and league rules captains are responsible for knowing. Captains may elect to attend meeting if they choose to. The meeting is expected to last 30-45 minutes.

ELIGIBILITY

All 2019 Winter Quarter UW Seattle, Bothell, Tacoma students, faculty and staff IMA members are eligible. Faculty/Staff members must purchase an annual or quarterly IMA Membership. Current intercollegiate varsity volleyball players are not eligible.  Former intercollegiate players are eligible with some restrictions. UW Volleyball Club players must play in the highest skill division offered when eligible. Participants are limited to playing on only one Men’s or Women’s team.  Please see the eligibility sections of the Intramural Sports Handbook for more information.

AWARDS

Members of the championship teams in each division will receive Intramural Championship T-shirts.

COMPETITIVE DIVISIONS

Rainier Division:

This is a recreational division.  It offers a less competitive environment for teams that desire to participate in a more relaxed atmosphere.  Competition is open to undergraduate students only.

Olympic Division:

This is a recreational division, open to graduate students, faculty and staff members only.  Undergraduate students may participate in this division with permission from the Program Coordinator.

Cascade Division:

This division is offered for teams seeking a high level of competition.  UW Volleyball Club members must play in this division. Graduate students and faculty/staff may participate in this division if it fits their skill level.

Note: The Intramural Sports Staff reserve the right to place teams in the appropriate level of competition if it is deemed necessary to do so.

SPORTS OFFICIALS NEEDED

Team captains are encouraged to send a person to be trained as an official.  For further information contact the Intramural Manager 543-9436 or e-mail at recim@uw.edu.