LEAGUES, TRAINING, AND CAMPS FOR ALMOST ALL AGES, GIRLS & BOYS!

LEAGUES, TRAINING, AND CAMPS FOR ALMOST ALL AGES, GIRLS & BOYS!

Greg Grant Sportsplex Sand Volleyball League Rules

6’s Sand Volleyball League Rules

Team Requirements

6 players on the court, 3 male, and 3 female. If the team is short players there has to be at least 2 females on the court. Minimum of 4 players on the court at all times. 

If the team does not meet the minimum player requirement (of 4 players) 15 minutes after the official start of the match, the match will then be a forfeit of 25-0. If the opposing team captain waives the minimum player requirement, the game will then count towards the standings. This agreement has to be clear between the captains before the start of play.

Subs- Subs are allowed during regular season games but they must create a profile in dash online, be added to the roster listed as a sub and sign the online waiver.  Subs are not allowed for playoffs. 

Start Time

Teams can arrive 15 minutes prior to start time to ensure the games start on time.

The captains will do rock, paper, scissors to determine which team gets first serve, or choice of side. 

We have 60 minutes to play 3 games to 25, if the first two games take a long time the referee will make the decision if the 3rd game will be played to 21 or 15 depending on how much time is left. 

League Format/Scoring

Each team plays 2 matches – 3 games each. (6 games in total)

Each game is played to 25 points, hard cap 27. 

Game Rules

    1. No blocking the serve.
    2. Receiving the serve with hand setting is permitted.
    3. Serves are allowed to contact the net.
  • The set cannot be a “carry”, or a “lift”.
  1. The ball cannot be played when the player comes in contact with the deck, or the walkway area or runs onto the other court if a game is in progress.
  2. Players cannot touch the net at any time.
  3. Players cannot cross under the net at any point.
  4. All players are required to rotate. The rotation is in a clockwise direction. 

Playoff Eligibility

Each player must have played at least 3 games in the regular season in order to be eligible for playoffs. 

No Subs will be permitted.

Any questions regarding these rules can be directed to [email protected]

4’s Sand Volleyball League Rules

Team Requirements

4 players on the court, any combination of males and females. Minimum of 3 players on the court at all times.

If the team does not meet the minimum player requirement (of 3 players) 15 minutes after the official start of the match, the match will then be a forfeit of 25-0. If the opposing team captain waives the minimum player requirement, the game will then count towards the standings. This agreement has to be clear between the captains before the start of play.

Subs- Subs are allowed during regular season games but they must create a profile in dash online, be added to the roster listed as a sub and sign the online waiver.  Subs are not allowed for playoffs. 

Start Time

Teams can arrive 15 minutes prior to start time to ensure the games start on time.

The captains will do rock, paper, scissors to determine which team gets first serve, or choice of side. 

We have 60 minutes to play 3 games to 25, if the first two games take a long time the referee will make the decision if the 3rd game will be played to 21 or 15 depending on how much time is left. 

League Format/Scoring

Each team plays 3 games. (6 games in total)

Each game is played to 25 points, hard cap 27.

Game Rules

    1. No blocking the serve.
    2. Receiving the serve with hand setting is permitted.
    3. Serves are allowed to contact the net.
  • No open hand tipping, no set overs, and the set cannot be a “carry”, or a “lift”.
  1. The ball cannot be played when the player comes in contact with the deck, walkway area or on the other court if a game is in progress.
  2. Players cannot touch the net at any time.
  3. Players cannot cross under the net at any point.
  4. You do not have to rotate players around the court, but the servers must rotate.

Playoff Eligibility

Each player must have played at least 5 matches in the regular season in order to be eligible for playoffs. 

No Subs will be permitted.

Any questions regarding these rules can be directed to [email protected]

Youth 2’s Sand Volleyball Rules

Rally Scoring: 2 games to 21, with third game to 15 (if necessary) or 1 game to 28

Block counts as a contact

No Open hand dinks/tips

One Toss per serve

Players may not “set” the ball or contact the ball with finger action in an attempt to play the ball when receiving the serve.

Any contact with any part of the net by a player’s body is a violation.

Players handling the ball must set the ball in the direction they are facing or directly behind them (shoulders squared) when returning the ball over the net.

Side Changes in multiples of seven (7) when the set goes to 21 or 28. Side changes in multiples of five (5) when the set goes to 15.

Time-Outs:
Each team is allowed one time-out per set.
In addition, one technical time-out is allowed per each set of 21 to 28 points. The technical time-out is not awarded to each team, but rather a shared time- out when the total combined score is reached. During games 1 and 2 that are played to 21 points the technical time-out is taken when the combined score reaches 21. There is no technical time-out in a set of 15 points. For single sets to 28 points, the technical time-out is taken when the combined score reaches 28.

Active coaching is allowed during side changes, time-outs and in between sets and matches. The coach may not enter the court. The interaction must take place during the time allowed when players change sides of the court and play must immediately begin after the side change.

For the 10U division ONLY, all contacts that are hit overhand are considered a driven ball. The first contact may be received with multiple contacts (on the same attempt) or may take the ball with an open

For the 10U division, servers may step onto the court to serve.

Athletes may wear socks or sand socks during competition.

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**Please make sure all players register individually for the correct season as well. Once the registration is complete, we will move them to your roster

Training Registration

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