Welcome to BACKALLEYSHOOTERS
We are a drama-free 8ball league of 10 years and continue to Growfor many more yrs to come
Please take the time to read over the rules listed below
Account Rules Only 1 account (laddername) per person
If you are found to have more then one you will be asked to remove all but 1
not doing so you can be boxed or kicked from league based on the circumstances
Respect all players and hosts
Good sportsmanship is a must Win or Lose
Abuse and drama in the lobby will in no way be tolerated
(you may be boxed/kicked or dq'd)
This is a game to be enjoyed by all, respect ALL players and hosts is EXPECTED
Tournament Play Do NOT jump more than 1 tourney at a time
Tourneys start on time or 10 minutes after time/tours can be moved up take 4 and start
If 45 sec. shot timer runs out-ask if ok
If not call for timer the shot is passed back, do NOT move cue ball
No intentional fouling or scratching
If there is a draw the player who shot caused the draw loses the match
Once the game begins there is only One rerack allowed if both oppents agrees except for 8 on break which is always a rerack
First player called must set table ASAP
Timer will start after last pairings are calledThere Will Only Be ONE Over-All Timer And That Is 7-Minutes.
It Will Count Down From Where You Left Off Each Time You Get Back On It.
So In-Exsample, If You Went On A 7 Min Timer,Came Back With Lets Say 4 Mins Left..
And You Go Back On Your 7-Min Timer You Will Have 4-Mins From Where You Left Off At.
Once You Run Out Of Your 7 Over-All Minutes You Will Forfit All Your Wins To Your
Oppent/s(For D/e's & S/e's),(An For Swisses & True-Swisses Is Removel From Tournament)
The 7 Minute Over-All Timer Is Started Two Mins After Being Mia From Your Game In The
Tournament And After 3 Times In A Row The Timer Is Continued Every 30-60 Seconds.
If your opponent is MIA notify your host ASAP
It is your responsibility to make sure table is set correctly before joining
Games may be rated if both players in pairs agree
You may watch game in silence unless invited to chat by both players
TAPPING IS NOT ALLOWED
A safety is defined as when the cue ball or another ball hits a rail or makes a noticable difference
If your ball is against the rail you have to make an attempt to hit it...NOT TAP IT
All others are considered a tap and will be a DQ.
Matches are reported to host in lobby like so..WINNER////NONWINNER
Laddering while in a tourney is not allowed and will be a 2 min. timer
During a tourney the TD has final say, once the decision is made
If you still feel you are in the right please email an Admin with full details of the problem
Ladder Matches You are responsible for reporting your own ladder losses
Report all ladder games before you start another match
If you feel that a player has not reported a match
Please wait 24 hours
If the game is still unreported fill out an "unreported match"
including time and date of the match, an admin will attempt to solve the problem ASAP.