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Cornhole Open League

March 31 at 1:30 am - 3:00 pm

You heard it right! Cornhole Open League is coming to North Grand Mall!! League begins on Sunday, March 10th and goes for 8 weeks. The league will be played in the old Younkers space. No partner needed, just show up! League is $40 for the whole 8 weeks or $5 weekly.

The dates are as follows:

Sunday, March 10th
Sunday, March 17th
Sunday, March 24th
Sunday, March 31st
Sunday, April 7th
Sunday, April 14th
CLOSED FOR EASTER – Sunday, April 21st
Sunday, April 28th
Sunday, May 5th

Registration begins at 1:30pm and Bags fly at 2pm.



The following is a list of terms commonly used in cornhole:

Ace or cow pie: A bag lands on the board, which is worth one point.[7][8] Airmail: A beanbag that does not slide or bounce on the board but goes directly into the hole.
Back door or Dirty Rollup: A cornhole that goes over the top of a blocker and into the hole.[7][8] Backstop: A bag that lands past the cornhole but remains on the board creating a backboard for a slider to knock into without going off the board.[7] Blocker: An ace that lands in front of the hole, essentially blocking the hole from sliders.[7][8] Cornfusion: When players or teams cannot agree on the scoring of a given inning.[7] Cornhole or Drano: A bag that falls in the hole, which is worth three points.[7] The alternative name is a reference to a trademark, that of a sink clog clearing product.
Cornholio: Same as grand bag or as just cornhole, depending on region; named for the alter-ego of the character Beavis in the animated TV series Beavis and Butt-Head.
Cornucopia: Achieved when a player throws all four bags into the hole in one inning.
Dirty bag: A bag that is on the ground or is hanging off the board touching the ground.[8] Flop: Type of toss that didn’t spin the bag horizontally or vertically. Without rotation or spin.[9] Grand bag, double deuce, Jumanji, catorce four-bagger or four-pack: Four cornholes by a single player in a single round.[7] There is a tradition in some areas where any casual player who puts
all four bags in the hole on a single turn gets to sign the board, often with some type of ceremony and recognition.
Grasshopper: A bag that bounces off the grass or ground and lands on the board for a point.[8] Hanger or shook: An ace on the lip of the hole ready to drop.[7][8] Honors: The team who tosses first, resulting from the team scoring last.[8] Hooker: A bag hitting the board and hooking or curving around a blocker and going in the hole.[7] Jumper: A bag that strikes another bag on the board causing it to jump up into the cornhole.[7] Madden: When a player violently throws the bag at the opposing player.
Perrego: When a player refuses to play Baggo because they’re intimidated by their competitors.[7] Police: The cornhole referee.[7] Sally or corn patty: A toss that is thrown too weakly and lands on the ground before reaching the board.[7] Screaming eagle, Eddie the eagle: A bag that goes beyond the board without hitting the board. Screeching like an eagle is an additionally accepted reaction to making such a mistake.[7][8] Shortbag: When a bag lands on the ground just before the cornhole board.[9] Shotgun: A player’s throwing all their bags at once.[7] Shucker: When a player pitches a bag and it strikes an opposing player’s bag, knocking it off the board.[7] Skunk, whitewash or shutout: A game that, by some rules, ends in an 11–0 score.[7][8] Slider: A cornhole that slides into the hole.[7][8] Slippery granny: Scoring three bags in a row on the board only.[7] Swish: A bag that goes directly in the hole without touching the board. More often referred to as ‘Airmail'[8] Trip Dip: When a single player cornholes three out of the four bags in a single round.
Wash: When each team has scored exactly the same number of points in an inning, thereby “washing out” all points scored in the inning.

Details

Date:
March 31
Time:
1:30 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

North Grand Mall
2801 Grand Ave.
Ames, IA 50010 United States
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Phone:
5152323679