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Ellipsis, AUC 2021 (2)

Ellipsis uses an assassin zone defence to make a handler reset difficult and force a risky throw that results in a turn.

AUC 2021

Zone Defence

Fury, USAU Nationals 2018 (4)

Fury initially contain movement of the disc after the pull is received, preventing Brute Squad from gaining ground. After slowing down the offence, Brute find a gap through the zone which allows them to string together a few passes before Fury generate a turnover.

Defence

USA Nationals 2018

Zone Defence

PoNY Endzone Defence, USA Nationals 2019 (1)

PoNY combine elements of zone defence along with switching & poaching to make life difficult for Rhino Slam!

Defence

Endzone Defence

Poaching

Switching

Zone Defence

PoNY Endzone Defence, USA Nationals 2019 (2)

As Rhino move the disc, cracks begin to show in PoNY's defence. Nevertheless, it generates several low percentage throws from the offence, which is a sign of a successful defensive strategy

Defence

Endzone Defence

USA Nationals 2019

Zone Defence

PoNY Endzone Defence, USA Nationals 2019 (3)

After a short huck from Rhino Slam!, PoNY flood the endzone to apply their endzone defence

Endzone Defence

Poaching

USA Nationals 2019

Zone Defence

PoNY Endzone Defence, USA Nationals 2019 (4)

PoNY's zone defence forces Rhino backwards more than once, before they jam the disc up the sideline between two defenders

Defence

Endzone Defence

USA Nationals 2019

Zone Defence

Ring of Fire, USA Nationals 2014 (4)

Ring use a zone to slow down Chain's offence, but Chain quickly find and exploit a gap in the defence, forcing Ring to transition into person coverage

Defence

USA Nationals 2014

Zone Defence

Sockeye Switching Zone, USAU Nationals 2018

Sockeye are playing a help scheme defence aimed at clogging throwing lanes and preventing short handler movement

Defence

Poaching

Switching

USA Nationals 2018

Zone Defence

Toronto 6ixers, USA Nationals 2019 (3)

Trapped on the sideline, the Toronto 6ixers use easy resets, throwing fakes, and good cutter awareness and coordination to beat a zone defense.

Flow Offence

USA Nationals 2019

Zone Defence

Zone Offence