CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH PRIZE RULE: In order for a team to receive a cash prize, the Championship Match must be played. If a team cannot begin the championship match, they will be replaced with the team they defeated in the semi-final match and will also forfeit their right to the prize money for 2nd place. They will still receive the prize money for 3rd place.
CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH INJURY RULE: If a team or player is believed to feign an injury in the championship match to avoid playing the entirety of the match, they must provide a physician's notice to Tidewater Volleyball Association confirming the injury in order to receive the cash prize. Failure to provide the confirmation of the injury from a certified doctor/physician will result in a forfeiture of the teams cash prize.