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    Any fellow CFer's play Bags??

    I am partaking in my first Bag League at Trophies.

    I am starting to get nervous about all of the little things. I have been playing for a while now, but worried about other teams and rules that are enforced. I would appreciate any info others have..

    Any advice from people that participated in the past would be appreciated.

    And for those of you who reccomend skipping it I alread spent my entry fee on it. So any help is great.


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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    I don't play

    I win.



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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Rule #1: It's called "bags," not "cornhole."

    ...at least where I'm from. It's possible that it's different where you're at.



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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    When I opened this thread out of morbid curiosity, I expected an entirely different topic.


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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    Rule #1: It's called "bags," not "cornhole."

    ...at least where I'm from. It's possible that it's different where you're at.
    I agree. I hate the name "cornhole." That sounds like something that happens to you in prison.



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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Call it bags please.


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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    I play it when i tailgate...other then that no.


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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Bags??

    Quote Originally Posted by bellzisu View Post
    I am partaking in my first Bag League at Trophies.

    I am starting to get nervous about all of the little things. I have been playing for a while now, but worried about other teams and rules that are enforced. I would appreciate any info others have..

    Any advice from people that participated in the past would be appreciated.

    And for those of you who reccomend skipping it I alread spent my entry fee on it. So any help is great.
    I've played in a tournament before and the rules were basically the same as we played when tailgating. Just ask questions if you're not sure.



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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    It's a staple at our tailgates, and pretty much any summer party any of my friends throw.

    The main rule we enforce, is just making sure you're feet are behind the front of the target when you throw. Sort of like the elbow rule in beer pong.

    Other than that, there really isn't much else to it.


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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Just to warn you. The Bag Leagues can get pretty intense. I have never done it before but have friends that have.


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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    Rule #1: It's called "bags," not "cornhole."

    ...at least where I'm from. It's possible that it's different where you're at.
    Where the game was invented, Cincinnati, it is called cornhole.



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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    Rule #1: It's called "bags," not "cornhole."

    ...at least where I'm from. It's possible that it's different where you're at.
    The American Cornhole Association would beg to differ

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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Cornhole??

    Generally bags has a pretty standard set of rules, its not like beer pong where everyone has different rules. There really isnt much you can do, i would expect to see some talented people lol my advice ask them to go out for drinks before hand haha



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    Re: Any fellow CFer's play Bags??

    Quote Originally Posted by bellzisu View Post
    I am partaking in my first Bag League at Trophies.

    I am starting to get nervous about all of the little things. I have been playing for a while now, but worried about other teams and rules that are enforced. I would appreciate any info others have..

    Any advice from people that participated in the past would be appreciated.

    And for those of you who reccomend skipping it I alread spent my entry fee on it. So any help is great.

    Most of the cornholers I knew at ISU were frat guys.



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