Olentangy Orange Boys Lacrosse March Madness Pool Fundraiser

 

HELP SUPPORT OLENTANGY ORANGE BOYS LACROSSE!

Everyone is familiar with filling out a bracket for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in March. But for this fundraiser, 50% of the proceeds go back to the Olentangy Orange Boys Lacrosse Program.

THE FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS ARE BEST COMPLETED USING A DESKTOP OR LAPTOP…NOT A MOBILE DEVICE

WE RECOMMEND GETTING IN THE POOL & PAYING FOR YOUR BRACKETS NOW (Just click the link below), BEFORE THE TEAMS ARE SELECTED, AND JUST GO BACK IN TO MAKE YOUR PICKS ON MARCH 14th!  The website WILL get jammed up if you wait until right before the tournament starts.

TO GET IN, VISIT THE BRACKET POOL WEBSITE:
https://tinyurl.com/OrangeLax

 

If you have a CBSSports.com account already, you simply click “LOGIN”.

 

If you DO NOT have a CBSSports.com account, click “SIGN UP” and enter your information to get a free Username and Password (Make sure to save them for future use)

 

Once you are logged in…THE PASSWORD FOR OUR GROUP IS:orange

 

THEN GO HERE, AND SUBMIT PAYMENT: ($10 per bracket)
https://paypal.me/pools/c/8xmyoHCT4E

Click on “CHIP IN” and enter the amount equalling $10 for EACH bracket you will enter.

The tournament bracket will be decided March 14, 2021!  After the tournament teams are selected on Sunday, March 14th, people can enter their bracket picks via the ‘Brackets’ tab (located at the top left of the bracket group’s homepage). Entries must be submitted by 12:00 noon on the following Friday, March 19th (Tentative start date for the 2021 tournament).

$10 entry fee per bracket ($5 goes towards cash prizes for the winners and $5 goes back to Olentangy Orange Boys Lacrosse) Each person can fill out up to 5 brackets per email address.

Anyone can quickly pay the entry fee with a credit or debit card, even if they don’t have a PayPal account. SIMPLY CLICK THE PAYMENT LINK AND CLICK “CHIP IN”.

YOU MUST be paid before the start of the “Sweet 16”. (Tentatively Saturday, March 27, 2021) After that, unpaid entries will be removed from the pool.

Scoring (There are 32 points available in each round):
• First Round: Each correct pick is worth 1 point.
• Second Round: Each correct pick is worth 2 points.
• Sweet 16 ® : Each correct pick is worth 4 points.
• Elite 8 ® : Each correct pick is worth 8 points.
• Final Four ® : Each correct pick is worth 16 points.
• Championship: Each correct pick is worth 32 points.
• TIEBREAKER – The total points scored of the Championship game. If the tie is not broken, winnings for each tied place are added together and split evenly between the tied players.

Orange Lacrosse takes 50% of the proceeds off the top.

Then, of the remaining 50%:
• Winner gets 30%
• 2nd gets 25%
• 3rd gets 20%,
• 4th gets 15%
• 5th gets 10%

BRACKET POOL WEBSITE:
https://tinyurl.com/OrangeLax

PAYMENT WEBSITE: ($10 per bracket)

https://paypal.me/pools/c/8xmyoHCT4E

GOOD LUCK!  HAVE FUN…

AND THANK YOU FROM EVERYONE IN THE ORANGE BOYS LACROSSE FAMILY!