Marlin Madness Tournament

Top tournament teams from four geographic regions square off on social media to determine a fan favorite

What Is Marlin Madness?

Marlin wants to know which tournament team is your favorite. Only you can determine the winner of each round. Sixty-four qualifying teams, each one with the possibility of becoming the Marlin Madness Champion.

The teams are divided into four regions - East Coast, Florida, Gulf Coast and International - based on their tournament win in the division bracket. The winner of each bracket advances to the final four semi-finals.

Which team will win the championship? We’re about to find out…

How to Vote

Choose a region below, select your favorite team and enter your email to vote. You can vote once per round in each of the four divisions. A valid email address is required. 


Tournament Timeline

Round 1: April 7 - 12
Round 2: April 14 - 19
Sweet 16: April 21 - 26
Elite 8: April 28 - May 3
Final 4: May 5 - 10
Championship: May 12 - 17
Winner Announcement: May 19

Ground Rules

Automated “bot” voting will result in permanent disqualification from the tournament. Users must submit their email address to vote. By voting you agree to receive communications from Marlin and you consent to our Privacy and Data Policies. You may opt out of email messages/withdraw consent at any time.