25th Annual Southern Atlantic
Flag Football Championships:
November 4-6, 2016!
This tournament is not restricted to league champions or limited to a certain number of teams from any one school. It is open to junior colleges, community colleges, four year universities, and military teams.
Players must be enrolled in 1/2 credits required for full-time status as determined by your institution. (12 hours= full time; player must be enrolled in 6 hours)
*NOTE*: Players graduating in December and enrolled in less than the above should contact the tournament host to request a waiver. The information must be presented in writing and approved by the Registrar and Intramural Sports Director.
Champions from each division (Men's, Women's, Co-Rec) will receive their entry fee paid to the NIRSA National Championships hosted by the University of West Florida in January 2016.
All payment must be in the form of a credit card, certified check, money order, or university check. Please do not mail cash or a personal check. Credit Card payments will be live on October 1st, 2016.
CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS CLICK HERE
NOTE: Your credit card will not be charged until we approve the payment.
Entry fee is $225.00 per team if received by October 23rd. (Collegiate Division)
Entries received after October 23rd will be $260.00 per team. (Collegiate Division)
Open Division: $300.00; must be received by October 31st.
NOTE: Entries and payment must be received by October 31st. If special considerations are needed please let us know in advance. Any team with an unpaid fee after this date will be dropped from the tournament field.
Fees are not refundable after Friday, October 28th. Requests must be submitted in writing by this date.
All Meetings will be held on Friday, November 4th.
Staff Check-In: 1:00-2:00p.m., Student Recreation Center Lobby
Official's Meeting: 2:15-6:00p.m., Student Recreation Center room 219/221
Team Check-In: 3:00-5:00p.m, Student Recreation Center MAC Gym
Captain's Meeting: 5:15-6:00p.m., Student Recreation Center MAC Gym
Games will be played under NIRSA rules. This will be a 3 or 4 team pool play tournament with the top two teams out of each pool advancing to a single elimination playoff. A draw will be held to determine team placement in the bracket once pool play is concluded on Saturday, November 5th.
All forms except the Waiver and Code of Conduct should be submitted to: email@example.com
Entry Application- Due by October 31st (Please type)
Team Roster- Due by October 31st. (Please type)
*NOTE: Roster changes after this date will be subject to a change fee of $25*
Military Entry Application- Due by October 31st (Please type)
Military Player Certification- Due by October 31st (Please type)
Submit the following forms with hand written signatures on November 4th.
Participant Waiver- Submit during team check-in on November 4th. Must be signed by each participant on the team.
NIRSA Code of Conduct- Submit during team check-in on November 4th. Must be signed by each participant on the team
NOTE: Emailed rosters are accepted but registrar approved rosters must be presented during team check-in on Friday, November 4th.
Men's / Women's rosters are limited to 15 players and co-rec rosters are limited to 16 players. Final Rosters must be received no later than Monday, October 31st at 5pm. Rosters received after this date will be charged a $25 late fee.
All roster additions received after October 31st will be charged $25. This includes any added players to an existing roster.
Volunteer Staff & Officials
Professional staff and students interested in attend the tournament as a staff member or as a student official are invited to apply for positions through the NIRSA Championship Series (external link) and the volunteer form. The deadline for volunteer staff members to apply to the tournament is August 31st, 2016. Student officials applications are due by Friday, October 21st, 2016. Three state tournaments, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina, will receive automatic bids for the top student official at their respective tournaments.
|NIRSA Championship Series Applications|
|Flag Football Staff||Open||Close|
|APPLY FOR REGIONAL FLAG FOOTBALL DIRECTOR POSITIONS (external link)||Aug 1||Aug 31|
|APPLY FOR REGIONAL FLAG FOOTBALL STAFF POSITIONS (external link)||Aug 1||Sep 6|
|APPLY FOR REGIONAL FLAG FOOTBALL OFFICIALS POSITIONS (external link)||Sep 16||Oct 21|
If you have questions regarding staffing or officiating at the tournament, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015 Tournament Results
2015 Men's Champion: Kennesaw State: Greatest Show on Turf
Pool Play (PDF)
Championship Bracket (PDF)
2015 Women's Champion: Florida A&M: Simply Marvelous
2013 Tournament Results
2012 Tournament Results