Flag Football Rules
Tournament: Teams will sign up on the website registration link designated for their region and city. Once registration is complete, team will be put into a double elimination bracket.
League Play: Team will sign up on the website registration link designated for their region and city. Once registration is complete, teams will be given a 10 week schedule and 2 weeks of playoffs
How is the matches played? Both league and tournament play will be given an opponent. Due to the nature of setting up individual cities which puts teams in a closer area. Team will have 1 week to setup the match and play a field of their chose. This flexibility gives teams the opportunity to get the best players in every match. Players do not have to commit to one specific day and time. Once the matches are setup, MITB will send the officials needed for the game. Scores for the games will be emailed to MITB Sports and will be updated on the website standing page.
A. All players are eligible receivers.
B. Receivers may be contacted by defenders within the first five yards but not beyond. Defenders may not hold receivers and receivers may not push off from the defenders.
C. A reception is deemed complete if the receiver possesses the ball before the ball makes contact with the ground and the receiver has at least one foot in the field of play after possessing the ball. For catches made in the air, possession must be maintained through contact with the ground.
D. Standard pass interference rules apply to offensive and defensive players.