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Intramural Sports

Intramural Sports is an organized program that allows DU students, faculty and staff to participate in team competitions on campus. These sports provide a great opportunity for physical activity while promoting wellness, healthy competition and friendship.

Since 1927, Intramural Sports have been an integral part of the Pioneer student experience. Ninety years after Professor Granville B. Johnson started the program, the original purpose of providing an athletic experience to as many students as possible still holds true.

Find Intramural Sports schedules and rules at IMLeagues.com. All participants must create an IMLeagues account and join a team prior to participation in the DU Intramural Sports program.

Meet the Manager: Amy Rask | 303-871-3912 | clubIMsports@du.edu

Program Information

Current Season: Fall Quarter

Next Season: Winter Quarter

Cost: $20 Player Pass/$10 Team Pass

Register Online

Current Sports Offered

Fall Quarter 2018 Leagues

  • Outdoor Soccer
  • 3v3 Basketball
  • 7v7 Flag Football
  • Broomball
  • 4v4 Volleyball
  • Tennis (singles and doubles)

Fall Quarter 2018 Special Events

  • 3v3 Soccer Tournament
  • Cornhole Tournament
  • Spikeball Tournament
  • 1v1 Basketball Tournament

Upcoming Sports Offered

Leagues and special events are subject to change. Below are the sports that are planned for future quarters.

Winter Quarter 2019

Winter Quarter 2019 Leagues

  • Indoor Soccer
  • 5v5 Basketball
  • 4v4 Arena Flag Football
  • Broomball
  • 6v6 Volleyball

Winter Quarter 2019 Special Events

  • 3v3 Pond Hockey Tournament
  • Dodgeball Tournament
  • Racquetball Tournament
  • Wallyball Tournament
  • Pickleball Tournament

All sports are subject to change.

Spring Quarter 2019

Spring Quarter 2019 Leagues

  • Outdoor Soccer
  • 5v5 Basketball
  • 4v4 Flag Football
  • Broomball
  • 4v4 Volleyball
  • Ice Hockey
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Tennis (singles and doubles)

Spring Quarter 2019 Special Events

  • 7v7 Fraternity Lacrosse Tournament
  • Bocce Tournament
  • KanJam Tournament
  • Cornhole Tournament
  • Spikeball Tournament

All sports are subject to change.

Rules & Regulations

Rules for all sports, including the Guide to Participation, can be found on IMLeagues.com/DU in the Handbooks/Manuals section.

Cost

Participants have two registration options:

Player Pass

Cost: $20/year

The Player Pass provides participants with unlimited access to Intramural Sports leagues and events for the academic year (based on player and team eligibility guidelines). Participants are eligible to participate in one Open and one Co-Rec team per sport/season.

View the Intramural Sports registration tutorial to learn how to purchase a Player Pass on IMLeagues.

Team Pass

Cost: $10/team

The Team Pass provides participants with access to one team for one season. If a participant wants to upgrade to a Player Pass during the year, the $10 paid for the Team Pass will automatically transfer to the Player Pass. No more than $20 is paid by a participant during the academic year for passes. This upgrade can be completed at any time through the participant’s IMLeagues account.

View the Intramural Sports registration tutorial to learn how to purchase a Team Pass on IMLeagues.

Fall Quarter Registration

Registration for fall quarter Intramural Sports leagues will open on Monday, September 3, at 12:00 p.m.

All registered teams will be placed on a waitlist until the team roster minimum has been met. The deadline for registered teams to meet their roster minimum is Tuesday, September 25, at 5:00 p.m.

See IMLeagues.com for registration information for special events/tournaments.

Please log in to IMLeagues.com to register your Intramural Sports team, or to purchase a Player Pass or Team Pass. Teams will be approved to join the league on a first-come/first-served basis after they have met their roster minimum.

View the IMLeagues step-bystep instructions.

Register Online

Past Champions

Congratulations to the Spring 2018 Intramural Sports champions:

5v5 Basketball

Open: Balls Deep in the Hoop (gold), Team Little (crimson)

Broomball

Co-Rec: Fur Traders (gold), DZ/Lambda (crimson)

4v4 Arena Flag Football

Co-Rec: Rice Rice Baby

Open: Show Me Your TDs (gold)

Outdoor Soccer

Co-Rec: Mental Roughness (gold), Fuego (crimson)

Open: Signals & Systems FC (gold), Mental Roughness (crimson)

4v4 Volleyball

Co-Rec: Notorious D.I.G. (gold)

Open: Safe Sets (gold)

Tennis

Open Singles: B. Yoshida (gold), J. Urban (crimson)

Open Doubles: T. Stensland (gold), Serena & Venus (crimson)

Ice Hockey

Open: Aggressively Average (gold)

7v7 Fraternity Lacrosse Tournament

Open: VBT (gold)

Table Tennis Tournament

Open: M. Jechi (gold)

Cornhole Tournament

Open: Shootboys (gold)

Spikeball Tournament

Open: VBT (gold)

Employment

Intramural Sports employs more than 30 officials and supervisors each quarter for five sports:

  • Basketball
  • Broomball
  • Flag Football
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball

Additionally, officials work with our self-officiated sports including Ultimate frisbee and tennis, as well as one-day tournaments for racquetball, wallyball and dodgeball. Beginning with your second season as an Intramural Sports official, you may begin working Club Sports shifts, which includes event supervision for on-campus practices, competitions and events.

Training

No prior experience is needed to become an Intramural Sports official. The first three weeks of each quarter includes classroom-based and on-site training for all new and returning officials. You will review rules, mechanics, positioning and conflict management, and take part in live scrimmages to prepare for the season.

Supervisors are on-site for all competitions to provide immediate feedback and guidance throughout your shifts. All supervisors are veteran Intramural Sports officials.

Most officials strive to be proficient in two or three officiated sports, but there is no formal requirement to officiate more than one.

Incentives

Hours are flexible and can be worked around your class schedule, extracurricular obligations and your own Intramural Sports games.

Most officials work between six and 12 hours per week. All games are held on campus and are typically during the following days and times:

  • Sundays: 12:00-11:00 p.m.
  • Mondays: 6:00-11:00 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
  • Wednesdays: 6:00-11:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 6:00-11:00 p.m.

Pay rates begin at $10.20/hour with opportunities for promotion.

Apply

Visit our Employment Opportunities page, and complete the application form; or email us at clubIMsports@du.edu.

Applications are reviewed and interviews held during the following times for each season, assuming positions are available:

  • Fall Quarter: April-May (returning students) & June-August (new students)
  • Winter Quarter: late October
  • Spring Quarter: mid-February

Contact Us

For additional information on Intramural Sports, please contact the Intramural Sports Office at clubIMsports@du.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the different types of leagues, and who is eligible for each type?

Co-Rec: Open to males and females, and there is a set number of each gender that must be present, based on the sport.

Open: Open to males and females, but there is no set number of either gender that must be present. A team can be all males, all females or anything in between.

Men’s: Open to males only. This is offered when a separate women’s league is also offered.

Women’s: Open to females only. If a women’s league is not offered or filled, females are welcome to join a men’s team (which will turn that men’s league into an open league).

Can I play on more than one team in the same league?

No. Participants can only play on one single-gendered/open team and one co-rec team per sport.

What's the difference between A and B leagues?

A leagues are more competitive and most players (if not all) have played on a travel/club/varsity team before.

B leagues are more recreational in nature and consist of teams with a wider range of skill levels.

I created a team, but it shows up on the waitlist. Why?

For most of our leagues, we require teams to meet a roster minimum in order to officially join a league. This is to reduce the percentage of teams who never end up with enough players and eventually forfeit out of the league.

Once you meet the roster minimum and any gender requirements (for co-rec leagues), you will automatically be moved into the league.

The team registration deadline also indicates the deadline for teams to meet their roster minimum.

Will you hold a spot for my team if I haven't created the team online?

No. Only teams that have completed the entire registration process will be approved.

Which is the best option for me: the Player Pass or the Team Pass?

If you are looking to play on more than one team during the academic year, go with the Player Pass. The Player Pass is $20 and allows you to play on as many teams as you are eligible for during that academic year.

If you are just looking to play on one team (i.e.: winter quarter co-rec broomball) during the year, go with the Team Pass. It’s $10 and gets you access to that one team.

I purchased a Team Pass but want to play with another team. Do I need to purchase another Team Pass?

No. You can upgrade to a Player Pass. The $10 you paid for the Team Pass will automatically go toward the Player Pass, so you only have the pay an additional $10 for the Player Pass.

If my team receives a forfeit, are we still eligible for the playoffs?

Yes, but your team’s sportsmanship grade for that game will be a “1.” You need an average of “3” in sportsmanship to qualify for the playoffs, and a “1” from a forfeit can significantly hurt your average.

If my team receives a default, are we still eligible for the playoffs?

Yes. Because you let the Student Programs Manager know in advance, you receive a loss but are still eligible for playoffs. Your team will receive a “3” in sportsmanship for that game. You need an average of “3” in sportsmanship to qualify for the playoffs.

Do individual players have to play in a regular season game in order to participate in a playoff game?

No, but you do need to be on the team’s roster online prior to the end of the league’s regular season. The deadline to be on the online roster is listed on the IMLeagues website.

How are playoff seeds determined?

  1. Win percentage
  2. Sportsmanship
  3. Head-to-head
  4. Point differential
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