2017-18 Zone Allocations and Qualifying Teams
The number of berths has been decided OFFICIALLY.
Teams in RED are confirmed as qualified for the BCs.
"?" means their specific seed # is not decided yet.
March 7 - 10 March 7 - 10 March 7 - 10 March 7 - 10 4A, 3A, 2A & 1A BERTHING BREAKDOWN
REGION 4A 3A 2A 1A ZONE BERTHS VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW      
   
LOWER MAINLAND 3 1   4 1   3 1   1 1   "4A" TEAMS 8 4 14 33 5 1 1 0 66 60 Minus teams from automatic berths
2   2   2     One berth for every 2 1 3 7 1 1 1 0 16 13 Minus automatic berths
3   3   3     4.615 1.733 AUTO 3.033 7.150 1.083 AUTO AUTO N/A 4.125 4.615  
14 teams   18 teams 4   12 teams LM3 WON 3-WAY
COIN TOSS
6 teams   teams VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW  
66 teams and 16 berths equals 66/16 and thus 1 berth for every 4.125 teams.  This means that any zone with 4 or less teams receives an automatic berth.  With the automatic berths and teams in those zones removed there are now 60 teams and 13 berths remaining.  This means that the remaining teams will get 1 berth for every 4.615 teams.  
FRASER VALLEY 7 1   5 1   3 1   3 1  
2   2   2   2  
3   3   3   3   ZONE BERTHS VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW      
4   4       "3A" TEAMS 13 5 18 19 5 1 5 1 67 65 Minus teams from automatic berths
5   5       One berth for every 3 1 4 5 1 0 1 1 16 15 Minus automatic berths
6   FV RECEIVES
KOOTENAY
VACATED
BERTH
    4.333 3.000 1.154 4.154 4.385 1.154 AUTO 1.154 AUTO 4.188 4.333  
7           teams VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW  
33 teams   19 teams   13 teams   12 teams   67 teams and 16 berths equals 67/16 and thus 1 berth for every 4.188 teams.  This means that any zone with 4 or less teams receives an automatic berth.  With the automatic berths and teams in those zones removed there are now 65 teams and 15 berths remaining.  This means that the remaining teams will get 1 berth for every 4.333 teams.
VANCOUVER ISLAND   1   3 1   2.5 1   3 1  
2 2   2   2   2  
    3   3 CHALLENGE
NEEDED
3   ZONE BERTHS VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW      
8 teams   13 teams   12 teams LM3 WON 3-WAY
COIN TOSS
13 teams      
   
OKANAGAN 1 1   1 1   2.5 1   3 1   "2A" TEAMS 12 8 12 13 12 7 5 3 72 69 Minus teams from automatic berths
    2   2   One berth for every 2.67 2 2.67 3 2.66 1 1 1 16 15 Minus automatic berths
    3 CHALLENGE
NEEDED
3   4.600 2.609 1.739 2.609 2.826 2.609 1.522 1.087 AUTO 4.500 4.600  
6 teams   5 teams   12 teams LM3 WON 3-WAY
COIN TOSS
15 teams   teams VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW      
72 teams and 16 berths equals 72/16 and thus 1 berth for every 4.500 teams.  This means that any zone with 4 or less teams receives an automatic berth.  With the automatic berths and teams in those zones there are now 69 teams and 15 berths remaining.  This means that the remaining teams will get 1 berth for every 4.600 teams.
HOWE SOUND 1 1   1 1   2 1   1 1 PEMBERTON
6 teams   5 teams   8 teams 2   1 teams  
KOOTENAY 1 1 MOUNT BAKER 0 0 BERTH
VACATED
1 1   1 1   ZONE BERTHS VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW      
1 team   1 teams   7 teams   5 teams   "1A" TEAMS 13 1 6 12 15 5 11 5 68 67 Minus teams from automatic berths
   
NORTH CENTRAL 1 1 NORTH PEACE 1 1   1 1   3 1   One berth for every 3 1 2 3 3 1 3 1 17 15 Minus automatic berths
      2      
1 teams   5 teams   5 teams   11 teams 3   4.467 2.910 AUTO 1.343 2.687 3.358 1.119 2.463 AUTO 4.000 4.467  
   
NORTH WEST 0   1 1 CALEDONIA 1 1   1 1   teams VI HS LM FV OK KT NC NW  
0 teams   1 teams   3 teams   5 teams   67 teams and 16 berths equals 67/16 and thus 1 berth for every 4.250 teams.  This means that any zone with 4 or less teams receives an automatic berth.  With the automatic berths and teams in those zones there are now 67 teams and 15 berths remaining.  This means that the remaining teams will get 1 berth for every 4.467 teams.
HOST N/A   N/A   N/A   N/A  
WILDCARD N/A   N/A   N/A   N/A  
# OF TEAMS 16   16   16   16