Standings

Updated: Saturday August 5, 2017

P.R.
Teams W L T Pct. Pts. Scored Pts. Allowed GB Streak Att. 2017 Att.
z-Philadelphia Soul 13 1 0 0.929 817 590 0 W2 9,071 67,391
y-Tampa Bay Storm 10 4 0 0.714 710 662 3 L1 N/A 67,681
x-Cleveland Gladiators 5 9 0 0.357 695 715 8 W1 N/A 71,217
x-Baltimore Brigade 4 10 0 0.286 623 755 9 L4 6,089 39,759
Washington Valor 3 11 0 0.214 571 695 10 W1 N/A 77,288
*P.R. = Power Rankings which will be updated 24 hours after the completion of the last played game each week.
x = Clinched Playoff Berth | y = Clinched Home Playoff Game | z = Clinched Home Field & #1 spot

 

Post Season Procedures

POSTSEASON QUALIFICATIONS / SELECTION OF TEAM / TIE-BREAK PROCEDURE
DEFINITIONS:

  • Strength of Schedule – Combined winning percentage of opponents played. Best net points in all games – Difference of points scored and points scored against. (Includes all points: offense, defense and special teams.)
  • Winning percentage – Total number of wins divided by total number of games.

TOP POSTSEASON SEED (#1) – TWO TEAMS:
If two teams are tied for Top Postseason Seed (#1):

  • Head-to-head (best winning percentage in games between the clubs)
  • Strength of Schedule
  • Point differential in head-to-head games
  • Best net points in all games
  • Coin toss

TOP POSTSEASON SEED (#1) – THREE OR MORE TEAMS:
(Note: If three or more teams are tied, follow steps until one team is eliminated. Once two teams remain, revert back to Step 1 of the two-team tiebreaker to determine which team advances.)

  • Head-to-head (best winning percentage in games among the clubs)
  • Strength of Schedule
  • Best net points in all games
  • Coin toss

REMAINING POSTSEASON SEEDS (#2-#4) – TWO TEAMS:
If it is necessary to break ties to determine the remaining postseason seeds, the following steps will be taken:

  • Head-to-head (best winning percentage in games between the clubs)
  • Strength of schedule
  • Point differential in head-to-head games
  • Best net points in all games
  • Coin toss

REMAINING POSTSEASON SEEDS (#2-#4) – THREE OR MORE TEAMS:
(Note: If three or more teams are tied, follow steps until one team is eliminated. Once two teams remain, revert back to Step 1 of the two-team tiebreaker to determine who advances.)

POSTSEASON SEEDING
Semifinal Game 1:
4th seed @ 1st seed (Weekend of August 11, 2017)

Semifinal Game 2
3rd seed @ 2nd seed (Weekend of August 11, 2017)

ArenaBowl (Saturday, August 26, 2017):

  • Head-to-head (best winning percentage in games between the clubs)
  • Strength of schedule
  • Best net points in all games
  • Coin toss

Winner of Semifinal Game 1 vs. Winner of Semifinal Game 2

  • Game will be played at the highest remaining seed’s home venue