Matball (Big Base Kickball)

Intramural Matball (Big Base Kickball) League - UNMC

This is the landing page for Intramural Matball at UNMC. For general information about the sport of Matball at UNMC, continue reading.

For information about a Matball league offered during the course of the year, please consult a link in the table below to find information about a specific season that Matball is offered. 

Spring Matball League

About Matball


Matball (also called Big Base Kickball) is a variation of kickball that is played indoors. The two biggest differences between Matball and Kickball are:

  1. The bases in Matball are much larger
  2. There is no limit to the number of players that may occupy any single base at the same time. 

Teams are Co-ed with 8 players. A minimum of 6 players must be present to start a game. Games are composed of a maximum of 7 innings lasting a maximum of 45 minutes.


How do I sign up?


Captains must create a team through EZLeagues. Once created, he/she must pay the registration fee at the front desk of the Center for Healthy Living and instruct his/her teammates to sign up with their team in EZLeagues.

Individuals without a team must sign up through EZLeagues. Once registered, an individual may a) choose to be added to team in need of players OR b) form a new team with other individuals unattached to a team. 


Who may participate?


Registration for Intramural Kickball is open to UNMC/Nebraska Medicine staff, faculty, students volunteers, retirees, and the spouse/parents/children (aged 16 or older) of anyone who belongs to any of the previously mentioned groups.

In addition, individuals who don't belong to any of the previously mentioned groups may participate. The number of non-UNMC/Nebraska Medicine individuals allowed on a team is subject to sport-specific limitations.

In this case, Intramural Kickball teams must be composed of less than 50% of non-UNMC/Nebraska Medicine individuals.


League Registration


All league participants must register through EZLeagues.

Participants will not be asked to create an account or password. Simply fill out the relevant information and click submit.

All teams must must pay the registration fee at the front desk of the Center for Healthy Living for their registration to be considered complete! 


Registration Fees


The registration fee covers all costs associated with the league, including facility access for league participants and spectators for the purposes of scheduled league games. Participants do not need to have a membership to the Center for Healthy Living in order to participate in intramural leagues. 

The registration fee must be paid in full at the front desk of the Center for Healthy Living (CFHL) by the registration deadline. Any team that has not paid the registration fee in full by the registration deadline will be responsible for paying a $15 late fee added to the league registration fee. 


Refunds


Refunds for Intramural Leagues are available up to seven (7) calendar days before the first scheduled date of play. No refunds will be given after that point.



If you have any further questions, please direct them to the Campus Recreation Coordinator by email or the front desk of the Center for Healthy Living by phone at 402-559-5254.