MSSC’s Cornhole Rules


Minimum of 4 players with 1 being a female.

If a team does not meet the female requirement, the team will be down 3 matches but can   play the last 2 matches.


1 Set has 5 matches played.   

Please arrive 15 minutes before game time.                                                                               

If a team arrives after the 15 minute mark, they will start the set down 2 matches.


Each match goes to 21 points (points can exceed 21 points)

Bag tossed inside the cornhole is worth 3 points

Bag half in the cornhole and half on the board is worth 2 points

Bag on the board itself is worth 1 point.

Bag cannot be on the board and the floor but the bag can lean off the board (without touching the floor) is worth 1 point.

Point Cancellation:

When opposing team’s bags at the same spot.

Ie: Team 1 makes one bag on the board or in the cornhole and team 2 does the same, points will be voided.

Pitcher (Thrower):

The “pitcher” must stand behind designated line for legal throw.

Distance indoors 20'

Distance outdoors 27'