2017 Winter/Spring Ladder League


  • Start date: January 30th, 2017
  • End date: June 30th, 2017
  • Initial ladder will be posted the morning of January 30th.
  • No registration fees.
  • League games for this season:
    • Settlers of Catan
    • Isle of Skye
    • Stone Age
    • 7 WonderS



  1. All registered SCBGL players who are also registered with Rankade.com are eligible to participate in the Ladder League.
  2. The initial ladder order will be determine by overall player rating provided by Rankade, in ascending order of ratings of participating players. For new players without a ranking, players will be placed in the middle of the ladder in order of registration.
  3. If a ladder exceeds 15 players, the SCBGL commissioner has the authority to create a second ladder division and will move players into the new ladder based on comparable player ratings.
  4. Challenges
    1. A player may make a 2-player, 3-player, or 4-player challenge in a league game with players that are 1, 2, or 3 positions above the challenging player.
    2. Challenged players cannot deny a challenge.
    3. A player may not be challenged if currently involved in an unresolved match or within 5 days of a resolved match. A player may waiver the 5 day requirement if he or she so desires.
    4. The challenging player is required to organize the match which includes but not limited to location, date, time, and the game. The challenger should make all attempts to meet the requirements of other players when determining these details.
    5. A challenge must be completed within 7 days.
    6. If a player fails to show up for an agreed challenge without warning or approved absent from the commissioner, the player will be removed from ladder for the current season.
    7. The winner of the challenge will have 24 hours to either report the result to the commissioner, and or upload the result to Rankade.
  5. The following morning after a challenge results have been posted, the ladder board will be updated to reflect the results of the match.
  6. If a player requires a temporary hiatus from challenges, the commissioner may grant a temporary immunity to challenges.
  7. To be eligible for end of season awards and honors:
    1. A player must play a minimum of 6 games.
    2. A player must play each league game a minimum of once during the season
  8. Players may enter the ladder after the initial ladder has been started. The player will be added to the bottom of current ladder.
  9. All league games must follow SCBGL Ultimate Rule book.
  10. All league games are considered leagued sanctioned games and therefore will be ranked games.
  11. Please refer to the mock ladder league for further explanation on how a ladder league functions.


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