What is Intramurals and who can participate?
CSUMB's Intramural Sports program provides CSUMB students, faculty, staff, and alumni the opportunity to participate in a variety of recreational sports. Intramural Sports offers leagues and tournaments in traditional sports such as basketball, softball, soccer, and volleyball, as well as nontraditional activities such as dodgeball, capture the flag and disc golf. The mission of the Intramural Sports program is to establish friendships and encourage participation through organized recreation while practicing exceptional leadership, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
How much does it cost to participate, and why?
Intramurals Sports only costs:
-CSUMB Students, Faculty, and Alumni are FREE
How do I register for an league/tournament?
All registration is conducted online on the Intramural website (csumb.edu/intramurals). You can register as a team or as a free agent and we will help you find a team. When you sign up, please have a team name ready, all players’ names, CSUMB email addresses, cell phone numbers, and cell phone carriers. When you provide your cell phone carrier, that allows Intramurals to text message you regarding updates and game schedules.
What if I don’t have a team or enough teammates?
You can register as a free agent and we will place you on a team or if you have a small group of friends that want to sign up as a team, but you don’t have enough for a full team, just let us know when you register and we will add more players to your team.
I'm going to register as a Free Agent; can I be on the same team as my friend?
When you register as a free agent, the last question will ask if you for a teammate request; this is where you list any friends you wish to play with. We will be sure to put you and your friend on the same team.
Where are the contests held?
-Basketball, Indoor Soccer, Volleyball, Dodgeball and other indoor sport competitions are held at the Otter Sports Center on the corner of 2nd street and Inter-Garrison Road.
-Softball competitions are being held at the CSUMB Baseball Field, which is in the same parking lot as the CSUMB running track, the swimming pool, and softball field.
-Flag Football, Outdoor Soccer, Capture the Flag, and other outdoor sport competitions are held at the Student Recreation Field.
Do I need my CSUMB username card?
YES! Your CSUMB username card is used to verify your eligibility as a student, staff, or faculty. Once we have verified your eligibility, you can bring any form of photo ID. Alumni do not need to have a CSUMB username card; regular photo ID will suffice. No CSUMB username card, no playing. If you lost your ID card, you can get a new one at the Campus Service Center (building 47).
Where do I find my team schedule?
All schedules are posted through IMLeagues.com. Once you are on the roster, you can view your team's schedule for the entire semester. If you have trouble viewing or finding your teams schedule, please email email@example.com.
What are sportsmanship ratings?
Each team will receive a sportsmanship rating from the officials and field supervisor at the conclusion of the game. They are based on a 4 point scale, 4 being the highest. In order to advance to the playoffs, teams must accumulate an average sportsmanship rating of 3.0. More information can be found at in the Intramural Participant Handbook.
How do I become an Intramural Sports Official?
Intramural Sports is in need of energetic and dedicated employees to join the Intramural Team. Job Descriptions can be found on the IM Staff portion of the website. VERY FLEXIBLE, FUN, AND NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.Just come out to one of our official's information meetings which are held early in the semester.
How/when/where can I add/delete players on my roster?
Players can be added to your rosters on-site at the game or in the intramural sports office. Make sure your players have met the eligibility requirements and have their CSUMB username! You have up until the third week of play for major leagues and second week of minor leagues to add an eligible participant to your roster!
What do the champions win?
Champions will win Intramural Recreation merchandise like dry fit shirts and logo'd socks for their players who are listed on the official playoff roster and meet the playoff requirements
What do I need to bring/wear?
You must be dressed appropriately to participate in your sport; no sandals, open toed shoes, no bare feet, no metal cleats. For all sports that are being played at the Otter Sports Center, non-marking athletic shoes are required. For flag football you MUST wear shorts with NO pockets. turning the shorts inside out or taping over the pockets will not be allowed. Please do not put on your shoes until after you get to the gym. We are trying to preserve Sports Center basketball surface.
My question isn't on this list, who do I contact?
You can contact the Intramural Sports Coordinator at (831) 582-4687 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The office is located at the Student Center (Building 12) behind the Information Desk.