The Monmouth County Athletic League

The Monmouth County Athletic League Believes Sportsmanship is an Expectation.   So Please Let The Players Play, Let The Coaches Coach, Let The Officials Officiate, Let The Spectators Be Positive.  M.C.A.L. PRIDE 

                                        Frank A. Mazzitelle
                                   Boys & Girls   2020

 Below are the guidelines for our tournament:

1.    Dates:    Jan 30 – Feb. 7    Schedule to be announced

          Thursday or Friday, February 6-7 - Finals at Manasquan High School  

2.     Time: All games start at 3:30 except the finals at Manasquan.

3.     Location: At higher seed with finals at Manasquan High School Gymnasium Girls game to be played at 5:00 p.m. with the Boys game  immediately following.

4.     Home team pays the officials - M.C.A.L. pays officials in finals.     All   playoff games will be played in the regular season gyms.

5.     No fifth quarters to be played in any tournament game.

6.       The top 4 teams in each division will make the tournament. 

Round 1  American #1 vs. National #4

                American # 2 vs. National #3

                 American #3 vs. National #2

                  American #4 vs. National #1

 Round 2   Winner of A#1 & N#4 vs. Winner of A#3 & N#2

                   Winner of A#2 & N#3 vs. Winner A#4 & N#1  

Finals – Winners of Round 2 Games

7.     Trophies will be awarded to first and second place teams in the finals.

8.     Student must be a resident of town/school in which they participate.   

9.       An adult must be at the scorers’ table of all tournament games.  For the finals the M.C.A.L. will provide the official book and clock.  No other score keepers will be allowed to sit at the score table during the finals.

10.     Higher seed wears white throughout tournament.  (Be sure to check other team’s uniforms in case they only have white)

ALL SCORES SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE LEAGUE OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.   732-458-9554                                                   or email to

Please Call In or Email Don Neice, M.C.A.L. Director, After Each Game - 732-458-9554