- Two back to back matches played on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
- Matches scheduled at 10PM and 10:30PM EST.
- Top 2 teams gain auto promotion to APL Division 1.
- 3rd-10th qualify for APL Division 2 playoffs.
- 3rd vs 10th, 4th vs 9th, 5th vs 8th, 6th vs 7th.
- Best of 3 format. Extra time and penalties will be used to decide a winner if regular time ends in a draw.