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FDC 2023 Event Information

Foam Dodgeball Championship 2023

Everything you need to know about the Foam Dodgeball Championship 2023 (FDC 2023) to be held at the Fieldhouse USA at Grapevine Mills Mall on November 18th, 2023.

  • November 18, 2023
  • Start time: 9 AM
  • Venue: FieldhouseUSA Grapevine at Grapevine Mills Mall just north of DFW International Airport.
  • Men’s and Women’s Divisions
  • 6 players to start (6 vs 6)
  • WDBF dodgeballs, rules and court sizes
  • Format: Round robin followed by single elimination bracket
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place medals for both divisions
  • Admission is free to spectators
  • Jason’s Dream Foundation: On day of tournament all players are expected to bring a toy (recommended value $10 or more) to be donated to the Jason’s Dream foundation.
  • After party at Round 1 at Grapevine Mills Mall.
  • Tournament directors: Cody Stidham, Tom Wakefield and Alicia Hoang
  • More information: [email protected] or 469-999-2118
  • Facebook Event Page


The Foam Dodgeball Championship (FDC) is the annual championship tournament of the pro-am division of Major League Dodgeball. The championship is held annually in Dallas, Texas and features teams in both men’s and women’s divisions.

FDC features the worldwide standard 7-inch foam dodgeballs and rules of the World Dodgeball Federation (WDBF) for the fastest, most exciting, most competitive and most entertaining dodgeball action.

Saturday, November 18th, 2023

  • 9:00 AM: Doors open and volunteer setup.
  • 9:45 AM: Captains Meeting
  • 10:00 AM – 1:45 PM: Round Robin (End time is approximate.)
  • 1:45 PM – 2:30 PM: Lunch Break (Times are approximate)
  • 2:30 PM – 8:00 PM: Championship Bracket (Start and end time is approximate.)
  • 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Volunteer take down of equipment and nets.
  • 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM: FDC 2023 After Party at Round 1

Fieldhouse USA at Grapevine Mills Mall

Fieldhouse USA Grapevine Mills

The Fieldhouse USA at Grapevine Mills Mall, very near the north entrance of DFW International Airport, is the venue for FDC 2023. The venue features nine courts for dodgeball, along with ample sitting areas around the perimeter and a snack bar. The Fieldhouse has an entrance to the indoor Grapevine Mills Mall. The mall is across the street from the host hotel.

Fieldhouse USA Grapevine Mills Mall
3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy Suite 329
Grapevine, TX 76051

Google Maps

Fieldhouse Rules

Outside food or drinks are not allowed at the Fieldhouse facility, along with coolers, pets and hoverboards. A nice selection of food and snacks can be found at Ted E’s Kitchen. Bottled water and Gatorade can be found on the back wall behind the snack bar.

Fieldhouse USA

Fieldhouse USA

Fieldhouse USA

Grapevine Mills Mall

Meow Wolf Grapevine Mills

Grapevine Mills Mall is an indoor, climate controlled mall that features 180 stores of shopping, entertainment and restaurants. Notable at the mall is Meow Wolf Grapevine, Rainforest Cafe, LEGOLAND Discovery Center, SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium, Peppa Pig World of Play, Lunar Golf, AMC Grapevine Mills 24 and Round 1, the FDC 2023 after party venue.

Mall Map
Map of Grapevine Mills Mall. The FieldhouseUSA is in the lower right of the map. Round 1 is in the upper left. The food court (dark green) is in the upper middle. You can pass through Forever 21 for a short cut to the food court from the Fieldhouse (or just walk around the mall concourse). (This is an older map and some of the stores may have changed.)

Grapevine Mills Mall Food Court

Grapevine Mills Mall Food Court

FDC 2023 players and fans will have plenty of food choices at Grapevine Mills Mall. The food court features a number of restaurants, including Sbarro, Basil Thai, Taco Bell, Sonic, Popeye’s Chicken, Panda Express, Great Wraps and Chili’s. Also in the mall is the Rainforest Cafe, various cookie, pretzel and ice cream stores and K-Dogs, a Korean-style corn dog restaurant near the mall entrance of FieldhouseUSA. Outside the mall are even more choices, including the popular Blue Goose Cantina (Mexican food), Chik-fil-A and more.

Food Court

FDC 2023 Host Hotel

Hyatt Place Dallas Grapevine

Hyatt Place Dallas Grapevine Hotel
2220 W Grapevine Mills Circle
Grapevine, TX 76051

Phone: (972) 691-1199

Location at Google Maps

The host hotel for FDC 2023 is the Hyatt Place Dallas Grapevine Hotel located across the street from Grapevine Mills Mall and near the north entrance of DFW International Airport. Players who booked a room at the special rate receive:

  • Complimentary Self-Parking
  • Complimentary shuttle to and from DFW Airport
  • Complimentary WiFi in all guest rooms.
  • Complimentary breakfast

Host Hotel

Jason’s Dream Foundation

Jason's Dream Dodgeball Toy Drive

FDC 2023 benefits the Jason’s Dream Foundation, an organization that provides encouragement and assistance to families with children who are fighting terminal illness. All players are asked to bring a toy or donation to the tournament for their annual food drive. Toys may be mailed directly to a tournament organizer. Contact us for the address. Additionally, there are several toy-related stores at Grapevine Mills Mall for last minute shoppers, including Toys Express and the Disney Store.

FDC 2023 Teams

Men’s Division

1. Killshot – Jeremy Stephens
2. Outsiders – Von Kelly
3. DMV Grizzlies – Zach Fernald
4. Anarchy – Joe Colella
5. TADED – Bolt Speedman
6. Tempo – Brandon Renfroe
7. Atlanta Dodgeball Club – Blake Killion
8: Bloodline – DeShawn Hornback
9. Elevation – Alfred Kwon
10. The It Girls – Jesse Brown
11. Jester – Valentin Duran
12. Paradox – Daniel Knapp
13. Mass Chaos – Luke McKenna
14. Continuum – Ben McCoy
15. Death and Catches – Allyn Thomas
16: Texas Titty Twisters – Hudson Kramer
17: Shred – Matt Levine
18: Ronin – Joe Fernandez
19: Twisted Tea & Plan B – Lo O’Toole
20: The Conglomerate – Kyoung Pak

Women’s Division

1. Onna-Musha – Mayling Chung
2. Outsiders – Kathleen Martinez
3. Snatch – Sydney EA
4. The Breakfast Club – Niki Pellicano
5. Twisted – Melanie Larson
6. Jason’s Dream Team – Alexandria Shelton

(In order of registration.)

Round Robin

Round robin play will start promptly at 10 AM and continue until approximately 1:40 PM. All courts will be on a universal clock. Games will start with or without teams and players being ready. It is imperative that all players, teams and refs understand their court and time assignments. It is the responsibility of team captains to have their players and teams on the right courts at the right times.


Teams will be awarded the following match points in Round Robin play:

Win = 3
Tie = 1
Loss = 0

Match points will be used to seed the championship bracket. If a team or teams have the same number of points after Round Robin play then the seeding is decided on:

2. Head-to-head play
3. Game win percentage

Round Robin Schedule

Men's Schedule FDC 2023

Women's Schedule FDC 2023

Championship Bracket

After Round Robin play, teams and players will break for a 45 minute lunch while tournament directors tally the results and seed the championship bracket.

Men's Bracket FDC 2023

Mens/Open Division Championship Bracket Details

6 Rounds

2:30PM to 3:30PM:
– Rounds 1 and 2 will be 2x 15 minute halves

3:30PM to 8PM
– Rounds 3 through 6 will be 2x 20 minute halves

Women's Bracket FDC 2023

Womens Division Championship Bracket Details

Begins 2:30PM
6 Rounds
Winner’s bracket: 2x 15 minute halves
Loser’s bracket: 1x 15 minute match
Semi-finals and finals will be 2x 20 minute halves

FDC 2023 Medals

FDC 2023 Medals

1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams in both divisions will receive these custom FDC 2023 medals (8 per team)!

FDC After Party at Round 1

Round 1

Round 1
3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy
Grapevine, TX 76051

The FDC 2023 After Party will be held at Round 1 located at Grapevine Mills Mall. Round 1 is a state-of-the-art entertainment center that offers bowling, billiards, arcade games, karaoke, darts, ping pong and more. The after-party will start after the tournament at approximately 9 PM. Round 1 is open until 2 AM.

Round 1 After Party

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