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Tournament Info

Dodge for a Cause is Lexmark's, formerly Perceptive Software annual charity dodgeball tournament benefitting United Way of Greater Kansas City. Since the tournament's inception in 2006, Dodge for a Cause has raised over $120,000.

What

Lexmark's tenth annual charity dodgeball tournament. All proceeds directly benefit United Way of Greater Kansas City.

When

Dodge for a Cause will be held Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8; and Saturday and Sunday, November 14-15.

Who

Teams from all over the metropolitan area and beyond are participating. The minimum age for players is 16. Please note: In order to compete, all participants ages 16 and 17 need to complete and return a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.

Where

Lexmark | 8900 Renner Blvd. Lenexa, KS 66219. Lexmark's Lenexa office features a dodgeball court approved and sanctioned by the National Amateur Dodgeball Association (NADA).

Entry Details

  • Maximum of 64 teams
  • Maximum of eight players per team (six players on the court per game with two eligible substitutes)
  • Teams MUST be co-ed, with a minimum of two men and two women. Men must substitute for men, women for women.
  • Registration is $250 per team (all proceeds benefit the United Way of Greater Kansas City)
  • Each player receives a tournament t-shirt
  • Players must be 16 years or older. Please note: In order to compete, all participants ages 16 and 17 need to complete and return a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.

Tournament Format

  • Teams are guaranteed a minimum of three matches (at least six games)
  • The pod winner is determined by the team that wins the most matches, with best two out of three games determining each match
  • The top two teams from each pod will advance to the playoffs.
  • In the playoffs, the winner of each head-to-head match – the team that wins two out of three games – advances.

Grand Prize

  • Up to 16 tickets for a Sprint Center event of the winning team's choosing (Based on availability)
  • Transportation to and from the event will also be provided

Tournament Prizes

Team prizes will be awarded for the following:

  • Best Team Spirit & Sportsmanship
  • Best Team Name
  • Best Team Uniform

Contact Information

Lexmark
8900 Renner Boulevard
Lenexa, KS 66219
tel: (913) 422-7525
online: www.dodgeforacause.com