NATIONAL SHOWCASE TOURNAMENT
2 GAME MINIMUM GUARANTEED WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF UP TO 4/5 GAMES FOR THE WINNING TEAMS
STANDARD NFHS (NATIONAL FEDERATION HIGH SCHOOL RULES) WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1 PT FOR RUN/ PASS & 2PTS FOR KICK ON XP (ALL AGES, EXCEPT FOR 8u WHERE A PASS COUNT FOR 2PTS)
8 & UNDER- 1 COACH IS ALLOWED ON THE FIELD (MUST BE 5 YARDS BEHIND DEEPEST PLAYER)
8 & UNDER- COACHES HAVE THE OPTION TO WALK OFF 20 YARDS FOR PUNT ON 4TH DOWN (OFFENSE MUST BE ON THEIR SIDE OF THE 50 YARD LINE TO WALK OFF PUNT)
9U & 10U- PUNT WILL BE A FREE KICK WITH RETURN, BUT WITH OUT PUNT RUSH (SAME APPLIES FOR XP/ FG FOR AGES 6 THRU 10. THERE WILL BE A FREE KICK WITH OUT DEFENSE RUSHING THE KICKER)
1. Format - The tournament will be single elimination,
but we are guaranteeing all teams 2 games. Teams eliminated in the first round will play a bowl game in the next round. Win or lose they will be finished. In the event that we have an odd number field, we sometimes will allow a playback in game for teams that are higher seeded or have the lowest point difential. Championships and some semi finals will be held on Sunday.
2. Certification - All players must check in prior to playing in
any game. Each team must present the check-in staff with the
official tournament roster, State ID or valid birth certificate and report card/ progress report for
every player. All players must keep the band on for the
If any player loses his certification band, that player must be
recertified before he can enter a game. If a band is removed
during play, please notify the game official at that time. Each team
is allowed to use their respective league's control date. If your
control date is earlier than APRIL 1ST, you must provide
documentation with your league rules.
3. Game Time - Each game will be 4- 10 min quaters.
There will be a running clock on all games. The clock will only stop for timeouts, injury, & official's timeouts. There will be a 5 minute halftime for
4. Overtime - In case of overtime, The ball will be placed
on the 10 yard line. Each team will get the ball during the
overtime period. You will continue with overtimes until a winner
5. Illegal Players - Any team attempting to play or certify an
illegal player with be removed from the tournament immediately
and shall receive no refund.