What would be the barriers to adding a 3rd division to the MACHA? It seems that the MACHA is pretty crowded. I realize though that it is a good problem to have compared to team wanting to leave but just for thought, it could look something like the following.
This turns the Silver Division into a pretty competitive D3 league in my opinion.
I have no intentions of disrespecting the teams that would be put into the "bronze" division, but I just feel that as a player you want to have a shot at winning something at the end of the year. This gives every team in every division a chance at that. It's tough for teams like SIUE D3, NIU D3 or ISU D3 to put a team in both gold and silver that can win it because the top talent (usually) is going to be up with gold.
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