Entry forms are available at the following locations:
• Kirby Student Center brochure rack
• RSOP Day Office - 153 Sports and Health Center
• RSOP Night Office - 199 Sports and Health Center
• Lobby of Sports and Health Center.
Entry fees are payable at the Recreational Sports Outdoor Program Day
Office in 153 Sports and Health Center. Receipts for all payments
are issued and should be retained until the league or tournament is over.
Payment in full is due at the time of entry.
Entry deadlines for Intramural events are available in the RSOP office,
on the entry form for each sport, and on the RSOP website (www.umdrsop.org).
NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED. Enter early as some sports will
Intramural Sports take place on campus except: Bowling, Curling,
The following individuals are eligible to participate in the Intramural
Sports Program: Full-time UMD student or UMD faculty/staff, and part-time
students with a facilities pass.
STUDENT is defined as any undergraduate
or graduate who is currently enrolled as a student (day or night,
full or part-time) and can produce a University I.D. or facilities
pass. Non-UMD students are NOT eligible for Intramural sports but
may participate in some Informal and Club sport activities.
defined as any person who is receiving compensation for services rendered
to the University, is listed as an employee of a department within
the University and can produce University identification accompanied
by a current, valid facilities pass.
An individual can participate for only one team (per sport or contest).
The team they first represent will be the only team for which the
person can play for the remainder of the sport or contest being
played. An individual may compete on one men's or one women's team
as well as one co-intramural team.
Tean Representative Meeting
Intramural events require attendance by at least one team representative
at a pre-season captains' meeting. Intramural rules, regulations,
and any questions
participants may have are covered at these meetings. ATTENDANCE IS
MANDATORY FOR EACH TEAM.
FAILURE TO HAVE A REPRESENTATIVE FROM THEIR OWN TEAM AT THIS MEETING
WILL RESULT IN A TEAM LOSING THE OPPORTUNITY TO ADVANCE TO POSTSEASON
PLAY FOR MAJOR TEAM SPORTS AND A PERCENTAGE OF ITS PLAYING PRIVILEGES
FOR WEEKEND OR INDIVIDUAL TOURNAMENTS.
Intramural Sports are offered in two different competitive levels
when possible. This differentiation is created to provide competition
that will incorporate varied levels of skill and intensity. These
leagues will compete in separate post-season tournaments. Generally,
if fewer than four teams from a level qualify for play-off competition,
all teams in that sport will play in the same tournament.
1.GOLD- highly competitive league
2.MAROON- less competitive league
Sportsmanship is an important part of Intramural Sports and the RSOP
policy is designed to encourage enjoyable recreation experiences
for all participants and officials. Each team will receive a copy
of the policy at the pre-season Captains meeting. Sportsmanship
includes respect toward all players and officials, fair play, and
following the rules. Teams will be rated on their sportsmanship,
which may affect future play. Captains are responsible for the
conduct of their team. Play hard, have fun, and be a good sport.
The following sportsmanship policy is in place to
encourage an enjoyable recreational experience for participants and
At the conclusion of each contest, game officials will rate each
team based on the sportsmanship exhibited for that game. A numerical
system will be utilized as follows:
5-Exceptional sportsmanship exhibited towards
participants and officials. Individuals on this team were respectful
of opponents and officials and encouraged each others efforts.
At no time was this team disrespectful towards participants or
4-Good sportsmanship exhibited towards participants and
officials. Individuals on this team were respectful of opponents
and officials except for one or two minor incidents.
3-Acceptable sportsmanship exhibited towards participants and officials.
Individuals on this team were generally respectful of participants
and officials, but on a number (more than two) occasions were disrespectful
of opponents or officials.
2-Sportsmanship needs improvement. More that one individual on this
team was disrespectful of opponents or officials or a particular
individual was often disrespectful of opponents or officials.
1-Unacceptable sportsmanship. Majority of individuals on this team
were disrespectful of opponents or officials on a regular basis or
more than one individual was regularly disrespectful of opponents
or officials. This team should reexamine the purpose of intramural
Ratings will be monitored and any team receiving a "1" will
be placed on probation. Any team averaging less than "3" at
the conclusion of the regular season will be excluded from play-offs.
Any team averaging less than "3" after three games will
be notified of their rating. Any team receiving two "1's" will
be immediately dropped from the league. Any team receiving a "1" during
play-off competition will be dropped from the tournament. There will
be no appeal process on the rating you receive. As captains you are
responsible for the conduct of your team. Play hard, have fun and
be a good sport.