PLAYING RULES USA Volleyball Rules Apply for Park District Leagues: All league play will consist of 3 games to 21 points (rally scoring.) Teams may not “attack” a serve. Teams must win by 2 up to 25 points. First team to 25 will win game. Teams may play up to 6 players at one time.
League Rules: Team rosters consist of no more than ten (10) players per team. No additions are made once the league has started unless a player is injured and considered out for the rest of the season, and not the last two (2) weeks of the regular season. Logistics: Uniforms must be worn to each game, no excuses. No jewelry worn during game play.
If 2 teammates contact the ball simultaneously, it counts as 1 contact, and any player may play the ball. ILLEGAL PLAY: Players are not permitted to lift, hold, or throw the ball. The ball may not be contacted with an open-underhanded motion. Judgement calls are at the discretion of the referee – NO REBUTTALS.
1.08 Each team manager/coach is urged to carry these rules and regulations to each game in case of a violation by an official and/or team. A copy of the rules must be presented to the staff, the opposing teams and the official immediately after the alleged violation. The violation must be corrected before the game may continue.
Number Of Players. In general, teams must have at least 6 players to start the match, and at least 6 eligible players (substitution players, or “subs”) to play the match. There are 6 players on court for each team during the match. In FIVB rules, a team may have up to 14 players in total.
Rules of Play. All leagues will follow the USAV Beach Volleyball Official Rules except where noted below. All Divisions. Any contact with the net during the act of playing the ball is illegal. No lifting, throwing, or swatting the ball. Three touches maximum per side. No attacking, spiking, or blocking the serve. Sixes. Setting the serve is allowed.
No position rotation of players is required in 4×4 formats but you must rotate servers and keep the same serve order. 6×6 must also rotate positions and be aware of overlapping rules. Teams may not attack a serve. The service line is the back end line on both sides of the court and runs the length of the end line.
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.