Competitions Scoring

Socring for 2021 competition teams

Overall Point System for the 2021 Homecoming Competition

100 & 150 point challenges

These 100 & 150 point events will be on Mav Hunt. This is a way to keep all the challenges in one place. A team must make on group on Mav Hunt. The following challenges are in the 100 level, on the challenges there will be different activities to do to get the points. – Butterhead – Bonfire – Sprit Booth- Food Eating Contest – Food Drive- Kickball – Lip Sync- Parade- Concert

Kickball Tournament

Each team will receive 25 points for entering a team of 9-11 people. The teams will be put into a bracket. Please use your competition name when signing up.

  • First Place – 50 points
  • Second Place – 30 points
  • Third Place- 15 points

Football Game

Each team will receive 20 points for emailing samantha.schneider-1@mnsu.edu a picture of at least 6 members a picture at the football game.

 300-point and 350-point challenges

These 300 and 350-point events will be on Mav Hunt. This is a way to keep all the challenges in one place. A team must make on group on Mav Hunt. The following challenges are in the 300 and 350 level, on the challenges there will be different activities to do to get the points. – Kickball- Lip Sync- Royalty- Homecoming Board Member

 Food Eating Contest

Each team that enters will receive 40 points for each participant (max two participants). Points will be awarded to the top three finishers:

  • First Place- 25 points
  • Second place – 15 points
  • Third Place – 10 points

Rules: There will be four rounds consisting of three heats, one for each division, and then the final round. Two winners from each division will compete in final round. Contestants must remain seated at all times. They cannot use their hands or any other tools. Each plate must be completely eaten. One judge will determine the winner of each round. Two judges will monitor for interactions. Judges decisions are final.

PARADE ENTRY (Max 300 points)

The parade is Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, at 11 am. Lineup starts at 9 a.m. Look for signs and future information about the parade. Teams that enter a float or parade unit will earn 100 points for participation.

Earning Points As stated above, each team will earn 100 points for entering a float, car, or marching/walking unit. Teams can earn additional points based the following:

  • Correlation to Homecoming Theme  30 points
  • Originality and Creativity 20 points
  • Quality of Work  50 points

  Additional points will be given to the top three teams:

  • First place entry 100 points
  • Second place entry 75 points
  • Third place entry 50 points

Lip Sync Contest (Max 250 points)

Each team will earn 150 points for participating in this event.

Additional points will be given to the top three teams:

    • First Place                  100 points          
    • Second Place            75 points
    • Third Place                  50 points

Royalty Candidate Sponsorship

All Royalty applicants will need to submit an application. A group of judges will narrow down the applicants to a minimum of 10 candidates regardless of gender. Candidates must be sponsored by a competition team.

Points

  • Teams will receive 100 points for submitting two candidates
  • Teams will receive 75 for each candidate that is chosen for the homecoming court (max 2 candidates).
    • Each team may enter only two (2) candidates gender doesn’t matter.
  • A team will receive 70 points (additional) if one or both are crowned as Homecoming Royalty.

Additional Notes:

  1. Any infractions of the rules or regulations outlined in this packet will result in the loss of points or disqualification from the Homecoming competition. In the event of an infraction, the Student Events Team and Homecoming Committee reserve the right to determine the point loss or disqualification.
  2. Student Activities reserves the right to address any improper behavior including, but not limited to, deducting points.
  3. In the event of a tie, the Student Events Team shall decide the winner based on contribution to Homecoming in the areas of enthusiasm, effort, and participation. The Student Events Team’s decision will be final.
  4. Please refer to the official Homecoming website at www.mnsu.edu/homecoming for more information regarding rules and event details.

All Homecoming events are held in wheelchair accessible facilities. Anyone needing special assistance should contact the Student Activities office at 507-389-6076 at least 48 hours prior to the event. MN Relay: 1-800-657-3789 (MRS/TTY).

Points:

    • Total point possible from Mav Hunt 2,300
    • A total of 2,635 points are possible for team in each of their divisions. “Not counting winning 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place in any event.”