If you are interested in participating in any of the following Intramural programs during the 2017-2018 school year at PSU Scranton, please fill out this packet for each program you are interested in. Every program is co-ed and participant must be a current member of the PSU Scranton community (faculty, staff or student). You may have the same team for all programs if desired.
General Intramural Sports Rules
These rules govern ALL IM tournaments in addition to the IM modifications specific to each sport. The following rules and procedures are intended to promote safe, fair and enjoyable competition among intramural participants. Any of these rules are subject to change at the discretion of the intramural staff. The Intramural Director reserves the right to issue any new rules or regulations deemed essential to the success of the total program.
STATEMENT OF RISK:
The intramural participant is encouraged to consider his/her personal health and physical condition prior to participation in intramural activities. Such participation involves physical exertion, fundamental skills for that sport or activity, and may involve physical contact. The participant, being aware of any conditions predisposing him/her to injury or illness, and in consideration of the inherent physical exertion and possible contact involved in intramural participation, may wish to seek the advice of a physician prior to participation or may choose not to participate at all.
The intramural program carries NO INSURANCE. Therefore, each participant is encouraged to have health insurance that would cover them in case of an injury occurring as a result of participation.
I can play for only ONE TEAM
- You may PLAY for ONE TEAM within an intramural season.
- You may NOT SWITCH from one team to another once you have played in a game for one team.
- PSU ID+ cards are REQUIRED: Current PSU ID+ cards will be required for eligibility verification at all intramural contests.
- You MAY NOT add any players to your roster once at the roster cap or after your team has played two (2) games.
How to participate:
Any individual, who desires to join or enter a team in any of the activities sponsored by the intramural department, should obtain an entry form from the Intramural Coordinator (Mulit-purpose Building). Rosters are collected both online on the athletics website and in person in the Mulit-purpose building. Please check the Intramural Board located in the gym for sign-ups and information.
Team captain’s duties:
- Promote good sportsmanship
- Attempt to prevent forfeits
- Notify team members of game times, rules, etc.
- Enter rosters prior to deadline dates
- Be familiar with all rules
The Athletics department will assign officials per game based on their knowledge of the rules and games. All calls made by officials are final.
Two forfeits and your team will be dropped from further competition. If you cannot participate during the scheduled times, you are not certain of being able to field a team, and/or you are not able to come up with substitutes to fully fill out your roster…. Do not register for any of the activities.
Location of games:
Basketball, volleyball and indoor soccer will be held in the gym. Bench press will be held in the weight room. 100 Mile Club will take place anywhere the participant chooses. Turkey Trot and flag football will take place outside on the athletic fields.
IN ALL ACTIVITIES THE INTRAMURAL CO-ORDINATOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR ADD TO THE RULES, SHOULD IT EVER BECOME NECESSARY.