NW Nations utilizes a points based ranking system. The system ranks each teams depending on how they fare in NW Nations tournament games by state and overall. Rankings are updated in real time as scores are entered into the system.
We use NW Nations points as one of our tie-breakers for seeding purposes and also for pool play seeding purposes in certain NW Nations championship events.
Here are the way points are accrued:
Pool Games Winner: 4
Pool Games Loser: 2
Pool Games Tie: 3
Bracket Games Winner: 8
Bracket Games Loser: 4
Bracket Semi-Final Winner: 12
Bracket Semi-Final Loser: 6
Bracket Championship Winner: 16
Bracket Championship Loser: 8