Futures Hockey Championship Series Rules & Regulations

Save this PDF as:
Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Futures Hockey Championship Series Rules & Regulations"

Transcription

1 Series Format: 1. Each team will receive a minimum of four games and a maximum of five games. The teams that make the championship game at both divisions will receive five games. 2. There will be two divisions with four teams in each the Futures Division and the Prospects Division: a. In both divisions each team will play every opponent within their division for their first three games. Following that, teams will be seeded 1-4 within their division. The semi-final matchups will be #1 vs #4 and #2 vs #3. The winners of those two games will advance to their respective division s championship. 3. Teams are scheduled to play based on the following criteria: a. Teams will not be scheduled to compete in more than two games per day (except where absolutely necessary). b. Every effort will be made to ensure teams receive two to four hours between games on the same day. Any modifications to game schedules must be agreed on by the head coach of both teams or deemed necessary and approved by tournament officials. c. The age and calibre of teams is taken into consideration when setting the schedule. Every effort will be made to provide teams with a variety of quality opponents while again giving consideration to age and calibre of teams involved. 4. The tournament committee reserves the right to adjust the schedule or change the venue of any games (if necessary). Game Procedures: 1. All games will feature period lengths of 15/15/20 with ice being resurfaced every two periods. This means that some games will begin on dirty ice. 2. All teams must arrive at the venue at least 45 minutes prior to their scheduled start time. Coaches will be required to check-in at the tournament table to review the score sheet (circle starting goaltender, add/remove player names playing/not playing, and sign the score sheet). 3. Teams must be prepared to play 15 minutes prior to the scheduled game time as the start and end times are approximate and the tournament facility will expect games to start following the end of the prior one. 4. Every effort will be made to provide teams with a 5-minute warm-up; however teams must be ready to take the ice as soon as the preceding game and/or ice resurfacing is completed. 5. Tournament officials will list the name of the home team on the schedule. For all tournament games the home team will wear their DARK-coloured uniforms. In the event of any conflict the visiting team will be required to change uniforms. 6. Teams must provide their own pucks for practices and pre-game warm-ups. 7. The maximum goal-differential in any given game will be six goals; therefore, the mercy rule (running time) will be in effect should a team be winning by six (6) or more goals in the third period; however, this will only occur at the losing team coach s discretion. Should the goal difference get to five (5) goals then the clock will revert to stop time again. 1 P a g e

2 Team Rosters: 1. Players are not permitted to roster on more than one team in the same division except in emergency situations and whereby tournament officials have given approval for the use of said player. 2. Final team roster of no more than 20 players must be submitted to tournament officials by the required deadline. Any roster changes after the stated deadline will be subject to review by tournament officials. 3. Players must meet league age eligibility requirements; the head coach must provide a copy of each player s official birth certificate immediately upon request of tournament officials. Players in violation will be deemed ineligible and disqualified for the remainder of the tournament series. 4. All goals of an ineligible player will be subtracted from the team s record in all games which the ineligible player was part of a scoring play (goal or assist). Series point standings will be recalculated based on the new scoring totals for all games in which the ineligible player participated. 5. A team must start a game with at least 10 rostered skaters. Emergency additions may be allowed for games but unless the minimum number of players from the approved tournament roster is met, the game will be played; however, will go down as a forfeit. Emergency additions must be approved by tournament officials. Player Eligibility: The League Series is a developmental league designed to showcase and prepare athletes to play hockey at the next level. The league encourages teams to fully roster 20 players who have been born in 1997 or later. We strive to provide the best competitive environment for girls hockey; our focus is to develop players to the highest ability we possibly can by providing as much competitive and quality competition. With this in mind, college or post-grad players that are or have been in DI or DIII programs are not eligible to participate in the series. If it has been determined that a player has violated an eligibility rule; that player will be disqualified from the remainder of the league s current calendar year. Rule Modifications: The tournament will be played under current USA Hockey rules as modified by tournament officials. USA Hockey guidelines for equipment are enforced for all teams from the United States. Hockey Canada guidelines for equipment are enforced for all teams from Canada. International teams will abide by their home country s equipment guidelines. A synopsis of the rules used during the tournament include: 1. The red line is used for icing only (i.e., no-touch icing is in effect). 2. The tag-up rule for off-sides is used. 3. Body-checking is not permitted. 4. All players, including alternate goaltenders, in the player s box area are required to wear helmets. 5. A player is to be ejected and a game misconduct will occur after five penalties have been called against that player. 6. The Head Coach will be ejected in any one game in which their team receives 15 infractions. The coach will be asked to leave the playing area after the fifteenth penalty has been called. The coach will be eligible to coach in their team s next scheduled game. 7. Mouth guards are required to be worn by all players at all times. A warning will be given by the officials and then penalties will be assessed for any players in violation. The referees are to warn both benches and coaches during pre-game warm-ups and before the puck is dropped. Once the game starts any player, including the goaltender, can be assessed a two-minute minor penalty. In the case of the goaltender; another skater must serve the minor penalty. 8. Each team is allowed one 30-second timeout per game. 2 P a g e

3 Penalties: All decisions made by the on-ice officials are final. Questions regarding rule interpretations should be directed to tournament officials. 1. USA Hockey rules governing player/coach/team penalties are enforced. In the event of coincidental penalties neither team will skate shorthanded. 2. When players are penalized at a stoppage of play so as to result in penalties being placed on the penalty time clock to one team, the ensuing face-off shall be conducted at one of the two face-off spots in the offending team s end zone. There are only four exception to this application: a. When a penalty is assessed following the scoring of a goal face-off at center ice, b. When a penalty is assessed at the end (or start) of a period face-off at center ice, c. When the defending team is about to be penalized and the attacking players enter the attacking zone beyond the outer edge of the end zone face-off circle face-off in the neutral zone, d. When the team not being penalized ices the puck face-off in the neutral zone outside the blue line of the team icing the puck. 3. Referees have the discretion of assessing a game misconduct penalty to players and/or coaches for the remainder of any game. Players and/or coaches receiving a game misconduct penalty will be eligible to play/coach at the next scheduled game; however, certain misconducts are governed by USA Hockey Official Rules (i.e., fighting, major/match/gross penalties, etc.). 4. Checking from behind penalties carry a two-minute minor penalty plus a ten-minute misconduct to be served consecutively unless the penalty is deemed to be a major penalty by on-ice officials; which carries a mandatory five-minute major penalty and a game misconduct. 5. Any player and/or coach using remarks that are considered of a racial slur in nature and heard by a game-official will automatically receive a game misconduct. Tournament officials reserve the right to review any racially motivated incident for further disciplinary action, including disqualification from the series. Preliminary Round Competition: 1. There will be no overtime in the preliminary round of play. Points in the preliminary round will be awarded as follows: a. Win 2 Points b. Tie 1 Point c. Loss 0 Points 2. After the preliminary round portion of play has been completed, teams will be seeded based on their accumulated points during the preliminary round. 3. If two teams are tied in points at the conclusion of the preliminary round, then the following procedures will be used to determine the final seeding before the playoff games are played: a. Head-to-head results, b. Most Wins, c. Goal differential: GF GA, d. Goal differential formula: GF/(GF + GA), e. Fewest GA, f. Most GF, g. First goal in head-to-head game, h. Fewest PIMs, i. Coin toss. 6. If three or more teams are tied in points at the conclusion of the round robin portion of play, then the following procedures will be used to determine the final seeding before the playoff games are played 3 P a g e

4 (as soon as one criteria eliminates one or more teams the process starts over from the beginning with the remaining teams involved): a. Head-to-head results (if one team beat the other teams - among the tied teams only - then that team earns the higher seed), b. Most Wins, c. Goal differential: GF GA, d. Goal differential formula: GF/(GF + GA), e. Fewest GA, f. Most GF, g. Fewest PIMs, h. Coin toss. Championship Competition: 1. The team deemed the higher seed will be the home team in the semi-final and championship games and will wear their DARK-coloured uniforms. 2. In the event of a tie after regulation play in the semi-finals or championship games, a 5-minute (4v4) stop time sudden death overtime period will be played following a 2-minute rest period (teams will not change ends). If a penalty is called the teams will play 4v3. If a second penalty is called against the same team the teams will play 5v3 until one or both penalties expire. Upon a stoppage in play the teams would then revert to the appropriate 4vX format. 3. If no goal is scored in overtime, then a 3-player shoot-out (similar to NHL) follows with the home team having the option to shoot first or last. If the score remains tied then the shootout becomes sudden-death and one additional player shoots from each team until a winner is decided. No player may shoot twice until every eligible player has shot. After all eligible skaters have shot for the team with the fewest skaters, both teams are allowed to have players shoot a second time. A player that is serving a penalty at the end of overtime or has been ejected is not eligible to participate in the shootout. 4. There will be no ice resurfacing between the end of regulation play and any overtime period. AT Personnel: 1. An Athletic Therapist will be on-site for the weekend. AT personnel will be available for minor injuries and taping; however, staff will have minimal supplies and teams/players will be expected to supply any tape or other supplies needed for treatment. Protests: 1. All protests will be decided by the on-ice game officials and/or tournament officials. All protests must be accompanied by $150 before the protest will be heard by tournament officials. The protest must be brought to tournament officials within 24 hours of the end of the game in question. 2. No protests will be permitted regarding rules interpretations or judgment calls made by referees. Only protests related to game rules that can be addressed in the USA Hockey rule book and/or regarding player eligibility will be heard by tournament officials. Code of Conduct: The conduct of players and coaches is to be beyond reproach both on and off the ice. Appropriate disciplinary action is outlined in the Futures Hockey Tournament Series Policies and Procedures, and follows a strict set of rules and guidelines to ensure confidentiality, neutrality, and fairness. 1. Any misconduct will result in immediate and prompt disqualification from the tournament series. 4 P a g e

5 2. Coaches and chaperones are responsible for the conduct of players and any damages that occur at venues/tournament facilities will be the responsibility of the guilty team. 3. A zero-tolerance policy regarding abusive language and unsportsmanlike behavior toward opposing players, coaches, fans, as well as referees, volunteers, tournament officials, is strictly enforced. Anyone in violation of this policy will be immediately escorted from the venue. 5 P a g e

ANN ARBOR ICE CUBE ADULT HOCKEY LEAGUE RULES

ANN ARBOR ICE CUBE ADULT HOCKEY LEAGUE RULES ANN ARBOR ICE CUBE ADULT HOCKEY LEAGUE RULES I. PURPOSE (January 2013) The Ann Arbor Ice Cube s Adult Hockey Leagues have been established to provide an enjoyable recreational experience with emphasis

More information

Tab Ramos Sports Center Adult Roller Hockey Rules & Regulations

Tab Ramos Sports Center Adult Roller Hockey Rules & Regulations Tab Ramos Sports Center Adult Roller Hockey Rules & Regulations 1) Leagues / Format: Sunday/Monday/Wednesday Men s Open will play 4v4 w/goalie & two 24 minute halves Tuesday Men s Over 30 will play 4v4

More information

YOUTH 3ON3 HOCKEY LEAGUE

YOUTH 3ON3 HOCKEY LEAGUE CANLAN ICE SPORTS YOUTH 3ON3 HOCKEY LEAGUE RULE BOOK 2016 The following rules are for the benefit of all 3on3 participants Section I: Game Play Rules 1. NO intentional body contact allowed 2. All 3on3

More information

Michigan Technological University Intramural-Recreational Sports Services Women s and Men s Floor Hockey Rules

Michigan Technological University Intramural-Recreational Sports Services Women s and Men s Floor Hockey Rules Michigan Technological University Intramural-Recreational Sports Services Women s and Men s Floor Hockey Rules I. The Game A. Five players on the floor 4 players and a dressed goalie. Four players (3 players

More information

OFF ICE CONSIDERATIONS

OFF ICE CONSIDERATIONS The Coed Adult League of Central Park Ice Hockey played at Lasker Rink uses USA Hockey rules and regulations. Some rules may be modified for the in-house league use listed below. All in-house rules are

More information

DISNEY S MEMORIAL DAY SOCCER SHOOTOUT TOURNAMENT RULES

DISNEY S MEMORIAL DAY SOCCER SHOOTOUT TOURNAMENT RULES DISNEY S MEMORIAL DAY SOCCER SHOOTOUT TOURNAMENT RULES TOURNAMENT HEADQUARTERS Tournament Headquarters will be located at the Disney s Wide World of Sports Complex, 700 Victory Way Kissimmee, Florida 34747.

More information

ICE HOCKEY FOR NAIRABET

ICE HOCKEY FOR NAIRABET ICE HOCKEY FOR NAIRABET Ice hockey is a team sport played on ice in which skaters use sticks to shoot a hard rubber hockey called puck into their opponent's net to score points. A team consists of four

More information

headed toward the goal. Violation - Major Penalty to be served by a team member on the floor. 2. Goalies may only be substituted for during a

headed toward the goal. Violation - Major Penalty to be served by a team member on the floor. 2. Goalies may only be substituted for during a Floor Hockey 1. AREA OF PLAY A. All Floor Hockey matches will be played on the Multi-Activity Courts. B. The active playing area is designated as the entire court surface within the walled perimeter. C.

More information

UNITED STATES SOCCER FEDERATION RULES CHECKLIST FOR TOURNAMENTS

UNITED STATES SOCCER FEDERATION RULES CHECKLIST FOR TOURNAMENTS UNITED STATES SOCCER FEDERATION RULES CHECKLIST FOR TOURNAMENTS For a tournament held by a United States Soccer Federation member that includes foreign teams, the tournament rules are submitted to either

More information

Tournament Information

Tournament Information 2015 OSHA State Championship Tournament Rules February 21-22, 2015 Welcome to the 2015 Oregon State Hockey Association High School State Tournament. There will be a MANDATORY meeting for Coaches and Team

More information

Differences Between Box Lacrosse and Hockey

Differences Between Box Lacrosse and Hockey Differences Between Box Lacrosse and Hockey Referees on the Floor Both referees on the floor have the same level of authority. o The more senior of the 2 officials will face off the ball at the beginning

More information

RULES & REGULATIONS. Rule 203: Player Transfers Players may only play for one Club during the league unless a transfer is approved by each club

RULES & REGULATIONS. Rule 203: Player Transfers Players may only play for one Club during the league unless a transfer is approved by each club RULES & REGULATIONS MEMBERSHIP Rule 100: Northwest Champions League The Northwest Champions League ( NWCL ) is administered by Vision Sports Marketing, Inc. The NWCL is a US Club Soccer sanctioned league

More information

LITITZ SUMMER SHOWCASE RULES AND REGULATIONS

LITITZ SUMMER SHOWCASE RULES AND REGULATIONS 1) General FIFA rules of play will apply unless modified by the Lititz Summer Showcase Tournament Committee (LSSTC). The LSSTC reserves the right to modify the Tournament format and the Tournament rules

More information

Player Information eligible to play on only one intramural soccer team per season. Illegal or Ineligible Penalty: Penalty: poor weather conditions

Player Information eligible to play on only one intramural soccer team per season. Illegal or Ineligible Penalty: Penalty: poor weather conditions Soccer Rules The following rules will govern play in Intramural Soccer. Rules not covered below are governed by FIFA (Federation International of Football Association) Rules. I. Player Information A. Player

More information

Chapter Three Laws of the Game Of the Greater Longview Soccer Association

Chapter Three Laws of the Game Of the Greater Longview Soccer Association Chapter Three Laws of the Game Of the Greater Longview Soccer Association 3.1 General FIFA Laws of the Game as Modified (recommended 2016/2017, mandatory 2017/2018). The Rules of play for Adult and Youth

More information

Polar Bear Girls Youth Hockey

Polar Bear Girls Youth Hockey Polar Bear Girls Youth Hockey 2015 Tournament Registration Form: Palouse Care Cup Girls Hockey Tournament Feb. 6 th 8 th, 2015 $600 Register: Please complete the information below and return with a team

More information

PART 8: FLOOR HOCKEY TECHNICAL RULES

PART 8: FLOOR HOCKEY TECHNICAL RULES 2013 IDAF Rules 32 7.8 OFFICIALS 7.8.1 Minimum number. There shall be one head referee for the overall boccia tournament, one match referee for each match, and one scorekeeper for each match. The head

More information

www.llfhl.ca RULES AND REGULATIONS

www.llfhl.ca RULES AND REGULATIONS www.llfhl.ca RULES AND REGULATIONS Updated June 2015 Lower Lakes Female Hockey League Rules and Regulations Glossary Category means the OWHA competitive level within a Division, and includes AA, A, BB,

More information

Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations of Play

Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations of Play Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations of Play RINK All games will be played at the Floor/Roller Hockey Rink 2 at Central Park in Morris Plains. EQUIPMENT Ø Sticks: NIS will provide sticks each night. Players

More information

SHARKS SOCCER CUP & SHOWCASE RULES MAY 28-30, 2016

SHARKS SOCCER CUP & SHOWCASE RULES MAY 28-30, 2016 A player may compete for only one team participating in the tournament. In the event a player is found to have been rostered to more than one team in the tournament, the second team on which the player

More information

SUBURBAN FRIENDSHIP LEAGUE. Guide to Referees

SUBURBAN FRIENDSHIP LEAGUE. Guide to Referees SUBURBAN FRIENDSHIP LEAGUE Guide to Referees SFL Guide to Referees - 1 - October 20, 2014 SFL Guide to Referees Contents SFL MODIFICATIONS TO FIFA LAWS 3 Law 3 The Number of Players 3 SFL Play-Down Rule

More information

2016 GIRLS MAJORS GENERAL RULES NBAA / Greendale Twinite / Whitnall Youth Fastpitch

2016 GIRLS MAJORS GENERAL RULES NBAA / Greendale Twinite / Whitnall Youth Fastpitch 2016 GIRLS MAJORS GENERAL RULES NBAA / Greendale Twinite / Whitnall Youth Fastpitch I. GENERAL RULES A. We use National Federation of High School (NFHS) rules as the basis for youth Baseball/Softball.

More information

GENERAL RULES OF PLAY ALL LEVELS AND AGES EXCEPTIONS AND ADDITIONS TO FIFA LAWS Updated 8.6.15 with changes from July 19, 2015 GBM

GENERAL RULES OF PLAY ALL LEVELS AND AGES EXCEPTIONS AND ADDITIONS TO FIFA LAWS Updated 8.6.15 with changes from July 19, 2015 GBM GENERAL RULES OF PLAY ALL LEVELS AND AGES EXCEPTIONS AND ADDITIONS TO FIFA LAWS Updated 8.6.15 with changes from July 19, 2015 GBM Except as otherwise noted in these rules, FIFA Laws will govern the play

More information

FUTSAL RULES Below are additions and/or highlights to FIFA Futsal Rules For details on FIFA Rules, see Rules PDF.

FUTSAL RULES Below are additions and/or highlights to FIFA Futsal Rules For details on FIFA Rules, see Rules PDF. FUTSAL RULES Below are additions and/or highlights to FIFA Futsal Rules For details on FIFA Rules, see Rules PDF. Equipment & Uniforms Game balls are to be provided. Personal Futsal balls are allowed,

More information

FLOOR HOCKEY RULES. Rule 1: Eligibility

FLOOR HOCKEY RULES. Rule 1: Eligibility INTRAMURAL SPORTS Mission Statement The mission of the Department of Campus Recreation is to develop and provide high quality innovative fitness, recreation, and leadership programming to promote retention

More information

MVAA 4th - 5th Grade Boys Basketball Rules

MVAA 4th - 5th Grade Boys Basketball Rules MVAA 4th - 5th Grade Boys Basketball Rules I. STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The purpose of the MVAA Basketball program is to promote the sport of basketball in an environment that is both fun and educational for

More information

IIHF SPORT REGULATIONS

IIHF SPORT REGULATIONS IIHF SPORT REGULATIONS July 2007 IIHF SPORT REGULATIONS Preface The IIHF has produced and distributed the Sport Regulations to all IIHF member national associations to direct and guide the participating

More information

10.02 Any rules, regulations, or directives must be approved by the WIHA Executive Committee. Emails are encouraged to info@westerninlinehockey.

10.02 Any rules, regulations, or directives must be approved by the WIHA Executive Committee. Emails are encouraged to info@westerninlinehockey. WIHA RULES AND REGULATIONS SECTION 10 GENERAL 10.01 The USARS/AAU (the National Governing Body for inline hockey in the Untied States) Rules and Regulations shall apply. For unique, local situations for

More information

IIHF CASE BOOK. Copyright 2014 by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF). All rights reserved.

IIHF CASE BOOK. Copyright 2014 by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF). All rights reserved. IIHF CASE BOOK Copyright 2014 by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF). All rights reserved. Contents RULE 34 - HELMET... 3 RULE 41 MEASUREMENT OF A PLAYER S EQUIPMENT... 3 RULE 49 PUCK IN PLAY...

More information

POLICY ON THE US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL PRESIDENTS CUP

POLICY ON THE US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL PRESIDENTS CUP POLICY ON THE US YOUTH SOCCER NATIONAL PRESIDENTS CUP November 5, 2015 TABLE OF CONTENTS PART I GENERAL Rule 101. DEFINITIONS AND APPLICATIONS...1 Rule 102. ESTABLISHMENT AND TITLE...1 Rule 103. AWARDS

More information

Official League Rules

Official League Rules Official League Rules 210 Hegenberger Loop Oakland, CA 94621 (510) 638-9097 dryiceinlinehockey@gmail.com www.dryicehockey.com Updated: 7/20/2010 This rule book is based on the Official Rules of USA Inline

More information

WCDA TOURNAMENT RULES

WCDA TOURNAMENT RULES WCDA TOURNAMENT RULES Rules of play: (FIFA, USYSA, & CYSA-SOUTH RULES APPLY) It is the understanding of this tournament committee that all teams, including all players, coaches, spectators, and officials,

More information

2016 NEW YORK STATE (NYS) EMPIRE CUP TOURNAMENT RULES

2016 NEW YORK STATE (NYS) EMPIRE CUP TOURNAMENT RULES 2016 NEW YORK STATE (NYS) EMPIRE CUP TOURNAMENT RULES The rules of this tournament shall be in accordance with USYSA, FIFA, and USSF except as modified below. TOURNAMENT HEADQUARTERS: Tournament Headquarters

More information

I. PURPOSE a. The BAHA Adult Hockey Leagues are designed to promote an enjoyable recreational hockey experience. Since BAHA is a family based

I. PURPOSE a. The BAHA Adult Hockey Leagues are designed to promote an enjoyable recreational hockey experience. Since BAHA is a family based I. PURPOSE II. III. a. The BAHA Adult Hockey Leagues are designed to promote an enjoyable recreational hockey experience. Since BAHA is a family based organization and we are all adults, all hockey should

More information

NEW JERSEY YOUTH SOCCER

NEW JERSEY YOUTH SOCCER NEW JERSEY YOUTH SOCCER 2015-2016 National Championship Series Rules MARCH 28, 2016 NEW JERSEY YOUTH SOCCER 569 Abbington Dr., East Windsor NJ INTRODUCTION NJ Youth Soccer National Championship Series

More information

Each player must present a Rowan ID card before each contest to be eligible to participate.

Each player must present a Rowan ID card before each contest to be eligible to participate. 5 on 5 Basketball Rules Each player must present a Rowan ID card before each contest to be eligible to participate. All intramural participants are responsible for their own medical expenses. Any student

More information

a. COREC MODIFICATIONS CoRec teams must have at least 2 males and 2 females to start and continue a game.

a. COREC MODIFICATIONS CoRec teams must have at least 2 males and 2 females to start and continue a game. -Texas A&M University- Department of Recreational Sports INTRAMURAL SPORTS INDOOR SOCCER Regulations published in the Texas A&M Rec Sports Handbook will be the governing policies for all intramural sports.

More information

IIHF COACH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM LEVEL I RULES AND REGULATIONS

IIHF COACH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM LEVEL I RULES AND REGULATIONS IIHF COACH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM LEVEL I RULES AND REGULATIONS 24. RULES 24. Rules Like most organized sports, hockey is governed by a set of rules designed to ensure equality for all participants. As a

More information

TEAM ROSTER MANAGEMENT

TEAM ROSTER MANAGEMENT In cases where policies are not directly outlined in the Intramural Sports Handbook, the Intramural Sports Staff and Assistant Director reserve the right to use common sense, fairness and the Spirit of

More information

Richmond Cosom Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations

Richmond Cosom Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations Cosom Floor Hockey: A regular season cosom hockey game consists of three (3) fifteen (15) minute periods with a two (2) minute rest break between periods. Teams play with a maximum of six (6) players on

More information

AMATEUR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION ILLINOIS, Inc.

AMATEUR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION ILLINOIS, Inc. December 1, 2014 To: All 2015 Illinois State High School Hockey Championships Tournament Participants Dear Team Contact, Please find enclosed information regarding your teams' participation in the 2015

More information

POLY HOCKEY. SOMI-Specific Information Sport season: September- November

POLY HOCKEY. SOMI-Specific Information Sport season: September- November POLY HOCKEY Culminating State Event State Poly Hockey Events Offered Team Competition Individual Skills Contest Unified Team Competition SOMI-Specific Information Sport season: September- November Team

More information

Tab Ramos Sports Center ALL RULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Tab Ramos Sports Center ALL RULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE Tab Ramos Sports Center ALL RULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE Adult & High School 5 v 5 Youth Travel Recreational Soccer Tournament Tie Breakers ADULT & HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER RULES: ALL FIFA RULES APPLY EXCEPT

More information

WARWICK. Official DEK Hockey Rules

WARWICK. Official DEK Hockey Rules WARWICK Official DEK Hockey Rules House Rules 1. Ref Card, Start of game 2. Abuse to Official 3. Jerseys 4. Basic Rules 5. 8 Penalty Rule 6. Forfeits 1. Referee Card If a team does not supply the referee

More information

To be considered a registered CAHL team for each season, team captains must complete the following prior to the stated deadline(s).

To be considered a registered CAHL team for each season, team captains must complete the following prior to the stated deadline(s). CAHL LEAGUE HANDBOOK INTRODUCTION The OhioHealth Chiller welcomes you to an exciting and unique brand of adult recreational hockey programming for players of all skill levels ages 18 and older PHILOSOPHY

More information

(updated 10/21/2015 with 2013-17 USA Hockey, 2015-16 NFHS and 2014-16 NCAA Rule (Situation) Dif USA Hockey (HS & Below) N F H S N C A A

(updated 10/21/2015 with 2013-17 USA Hockey, 2015-16 NFHS and 2014-16 NCAA Rule (Situation) Dif USA Hockey (HS & Below) N F H S N C A A SA Hockey Playing Rules Committee (updated 10/21/2015 with 2013-17 SA Hockey, 2015-16 FHS and 2014-16 CAA Rule (Situation) Dif SA Hockey (HS & Below) F H S C A A SECTIO 1 - RIK Goalkeeper warm-up area

More information

DANONE NATIONS CUP SOUTH AFRICA SASFA U12 SUMMARISED RULES 2016

DANONE NATIONS CUP SOUTH AFRICA SASFA U12 SUMMARISED RULES 2016 DANONE NATIONS CUP SOUTH AFRICA SASFA U12 SUMMARISED RULES 2016 PREAMBULE By participating in the Danone Nations Cup, all the teams undertake to respect the values of the event (humanism, open-mindedness,

More information

In the event of a 3-way tie, head to head (tie breaker procedure #1) is not used at any stage to determine the winner.

In the event of a 3-way tie, head to head (tie breaker procedure #1) is not used at any stage to determine the winner. Tournament Rules - Copa Rayados Qualifier RULES AND FORMAT A. All games shall be played in accordance with the FIFA laws, except as specifically superseded by these rules. Point System to Determine Group

More information

Game 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 7 Innings 7 Innings. No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes. No Restrictions

Game 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 7 Innings 7 Innings. No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes. No Restrictions 8U Coach 9U 10U 11U 12U 13U/14U 16U/18U Pitch Base 60 60 60 70 70 90 90 Distance Pitching 46 46 46 50 50 60 6 60 6 Distance Game 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 6 Innings 7 Innings 7 Innings Length

More information

RECREATIONAL RULES AND MODIFICATIONS TABLE OF CONTENTS. 1. Applicable to all Age Brackets 2. 2. Under 7...4. 3. Under 8...6. 4. Under 9...

RECREATIONAL RULES AND MODIFICATIONS TABLE OF CONTENTS. 1. Applicable to all Age Brackets 2. 2. Under 7...4. 3. Under 8...6. 4. Under 9... RECREATIONAL RULES AND MODIFICATIONS TABLE OF CONTENTS Club-Specific League Policies 1. Applicable to all Age Brackets 2 Age-Specific League Policies: 2. Under 7...4 3. Under 8...6 4. Under 9...8 5. Under

More information

Play is governed by NFHS Soccer rules with the following modifications:

Play is governed by NFHS Soccer rules with the following modifications: Play is governed by NFHS Soccer rules with the following modifications: 1. AREA OF PLAY All Soccer matches will be played at the Intramural Fields with the below modifications to a regulation pitch. The

More information

Youth League rules are subject to change at the discretion of the League Director at any time during the course of the season.

Youth League rules are subject to change at the discretion of the League Director at any time during the course of the season. Youth League Rule Handbook 6v6 / 7v7 / 8v8 Youth Leagues* *5v5 League Rules included in separate handbook Youth League rules are subject to change at the discretion of the League Director at any time during

More information

SECTION A OFFICIAL EVENTS

SECTION A OFFICIAL EVENTS 1 The Official Special Olympics Sports Rules for Football (Soccer) shall govern all Special Olympics competitions. As an international sports program, Special Olympics has created these rules based upon

More information

CABARRUS COUNTY ACTIVE LIVING & PARKS DEPT. CABARRUS COUNTY YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUES

CABARRUS COUNTY ACTIVE LIVING & PARKS DEPT. CABARRUS COUNTY YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUES CABARRUS COUNTY ACTIVE LIVING & PARKS DEPT. CABARRUS COUNTY YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUES LEAGUE BY LAWS RULES AND REGULATIONS 2015 YOUTH SOFTBALL AGES 9-10 Co-Sponsoring Agencies Bethel Athletic Association

More information

Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations

Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations Floor Hockey Rules and Regulations Eligibility Below are the guidelines that participants must follow in order to be eligible to enroll or play in UREC intramurals. 1. Undergraduates/Graduate Students

More information

Laws of the Game. All full field divisions U19 and below.

Laws of the Game. All full field divisions U19 and below. OBJECT OF THE GAME: To score more goals than your opponent. METHOD OF SCORING: A goal is scored when the entire ball, while in play, has passed completely over the goal line, between the goal posts and

More information

NFHS WRESTLING EXAM PART II (ANSWERS)

NFHS WRESTLING EXAM PART II (ANSWERS) NFHS WRESTLING EXAM PART II (ANSWERS) 1) All scoring errors can be corrected if they are detected within 48 hours. [Rule 6-6-4, 5] (Correct) 2) The only way a wrestler can lose a match when ahead by 15

More information

Age Groups Field Width Field Length Goal Size Adult All Ages Max. 80 yds. Max. 120 yds. 8ft. x24 ft.

Age Groups Field Width Field Length Goal Size Adult All Ages Max. 80 yds. Max. 120 yds. 8ft. x24 ft. The following rule changes were passed at the 2016 Semi-AGM and become effective September 1, 2016: (Please note 3.14 and Tournament Rules changes are recommended 2016/2017; mandated 2017/2018) 3.14 NTSSA

More information

PLAYING RULES AND REGULATIONS

PLAYING RULES AND REGULATIONS PLAYING RULES AND REGULATIONS Football National Collegiate Athletic Association and UIL rules will be observed with the following modifications: The games for seventh and eighth grade will have eight-minute

More information

ICE RINK. Goal Judge. and based on an ice rink size of 6000 cm length. 700 to 850 cm. Goal Crease. All measurements in this diagram are in cm

ICE RINK. Goal Judge. and based on an ice rink size of 6000 cm length. 700 to 850 cm. Goal Crease. All measurements in this diagram are in cm ICE RINK 1500 1500 800 700 700 800 Goal Judge Length = 5600 to 61 00 1/ 3 1/ 3 1/ 3 400 min. 1000 200 200 min. 1000 1000 150 400 1000 150 400 400 Player's Bench Team A Player's Bench Team B min. 150 min.

More information

Rulebook 10_51.qxp 9/29/2010 2:54 PM Page 1

Rulebook 10_51.qxp 9/29/2010 2:54 PM Page 1 Rulebook 10_51.qxp 9/29/2010 2:54 PM Page 1 ICE RINK SECTION 1 - ICE RINK There shall be no markings on the ice, boards, protective glass, nets, goals, or on any surface in and around the players benches,

More information

TEAM TENNIS TOURNAMENT *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing.*

TEAM TENNIS TOURNAMENT *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing.* TEAM TENNIS TOURNAMENT *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing.* SECTION 1. LEAGUE FORMAT I. Tournament Overview A. The tournament will consist of

More information

US YOUTH SOCCER POLICY PLAYERS AND PLAYING RULES. As of September 1, 2013

US YOUTH SOCCER POLICY PLAYERS AND PLAYING RULES. As of September 1, 2013 US YOUTH SOCCER POLICY ON PLAYERS AND PLAYING RULES As of September 1, 2013 TABLE OF CONTENTS PART I GENERAL Rule 101. DEFINITIONS... 1 Rule 102. APPLICABILITY OF POLICY... 3 Rule 103. GENDER OF TEAMS...

More information

2309 S. Kansas Ave. P.O. Box 348 Newton, Kansas 67114 Phone: (316) 284-0354 Fax: (316) 284-0294. Website: www.mayb.com E-Mail: mayb@mayb.

2309 S. Kansas Ave. P.O. Box 348 Newton, Kansas 67114 Phone: (316) 284-0354 Fax: (316) 284-0294. Website: www.mayb.com E-Mail: mayb@mayb. g Dear Coach, 2309 S. Kansas Ave. P.O. Box 348 Newton, Kansas 67114 Phone: (316) 284-0354 Fax: (316) 284-0294 Website: www.mayb.com E-Mail: mayb@mayb.com Enclosed, please find your schedule and other information

More information

2014-15 SOCCER RULES SUPPLEMENT

2014-15 SOCCER RULES SUPPLEMENT 2014-15 SOCCER RULES SUPPLEMENT For Athletic Directors, Coaches and Officials THIS IS A SUPPLEMENT TO THE 2014-15 NFHS SOCCER RULES BOOK - 1 - SOCCER SEASON LIMITATIONS First Practice/Tryouts may commence

More information

Baseball Senior League Rules

Baseball Senior League Rules Baseball Senior League Rules Code of Conduct: Rules Overview: The Dobbs Ferry Youth Little League is committed to advancing the principals of sportsmanship and fair play. Our goal is to promote mutual

More information

The following rule changes where passed at the 2016 Semi-AGM and become effective September 1, 2016:

The following rule changes where passed at the 2016 Semi-AGM and become effective September 1, 2016: The following rule changes where passed at the 2016 Semi-AGM and become effective September 1, 2016: 3.14 NTSSA RULES OF COMPETITION FIFA Laws of the Game as Modified (recommended 2016/2017; mandated 2017/2018)

More information

EAA In-House Basketball Rules. Grades 4-6

EAA In-House Basketball Rules. Grades 4-6 Welcome to EAA Inhouse Basketball Parent, coach, and player conduct Player Code of Conduct Rules for all schools Referee Coordinator Referees Referee Timesheet Missing referee Misconduct Sportsmanship

More information

DOUBLES TENNIS LEAGUE *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing.*

DOUBLES TENNIS LEAGUE *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing.* DOUBLES TENNIS LEAGUE *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing.* SECTION 1. TOURNAMENT FORMAT I. League Overview A. The league will consist of a five

More information

DOUBLES TENNIS LEAGUE

DOUBLES TENNIS LEAGUE DOUBLES TENNIS LEAGUE *The following rules provided by Purdue Intramural Sports are not meant to be all encompassing. Please refer to the Participant Manual for comprehensive eligibility guidelines, policies,

More information

Tiamo Festival Cup Tournament

Tiamo Festival Cup Tournament Tiamo Festival Cup Tournament General Information: July 16 to July 17 th, 2016 TOURNAMENT STRUCTURE AND RULES SHEET For Coaches/Officials/Convenors TOURNAMENT INFORMATION, RULES AND SPECTATOR CODE 1. Registration

More information

RULES AND ELIGIBILITY

RULES AND ELIGIBILITY RICE 2013-2014 RECREATION Intramural Sports CENTER RULES AND ELIGIBILITY Rice University Intramural Sports assumes no responsibility for accidents or injuries, as all participants enter the activity voluntarily.

More information

FALL SOFTBALL RULES TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA Y & R

FALL SOFTBALL RULES TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA Y & R FALL SOFTBALL RULES TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA Y & R July 2, 2015 SECTION 1: TEAM, UMPIRE, AND PERFORMANCE FEES Article 1a. FEES The collection of team and non-resident fees is the responsibility of the team

More information

Clarington Recreational Hockey League

Clarington Recreational Hockey League Clarington Recreational Hockey League Coaches Handbook 2015-2016 CRHL Office 905-432-3001 WWW.Claringtonthunder.com WWW.Claringtonthunder.com DBOOK TENTS COACH S HANDBOOK TABLE OF CONTENTS COACH S HANDBOOK

More information

Houston Express NRG Power Cup

Houston Express NRG Power Cup 1. FIFA Rules will apply except as noted. 2. Format of Play: U8 7v7, roster limit of 12 U9-U10 8v8, roster limit of 12 U11-U12 8v8, roster limit of 14 U12 11v11, roster limit of 18 U13-U14 11v11, roster

More information

II. Coach and Spectator Conduct/Responsibilities

II. Coach and Spectator Conduct/Responsibilities I. Format 1. Age divisions are as follows: a. 9-10 Coed (teams may be coed, all girls or all boys) b. 11-12 Coed c. 13-14 Boys d. 13-14 Girls Aug. 1 of the current calendar year is the date used to determine

More information

BPAA Soccer Philosophy and Rules For 2014

BPAA Soccer Philosophy and Rules For 2014 BPAA Soccer Philosophy and Rules For 2014 BPAA Soccer Committee 1 Table of Contents 1. Philosophy of BPAA Soccer 3 1.1 Good Sportsmanship is our number one goal 3 1.2 Coaches set the example 3 1.3 Referees

More information

Elite Street Hockey Manual

Elite Street Hockey Manual Table of Contents Foreword.. 2 Introduction.. 3 Offsides and Floating Blue-Line System.. 4 Summary of ISBHF Playing Rules. 5 ISBHF International Competitions and Qualifications. 9 ISBHF Application. 11

More information

Intramural Sports Policies, Rules and Regulations. Risk Statement

Intramural Sports Policies, Rules and Regulations. Risk Statement Intramural Sports Policies, Rules and Regulations Individuals and teams participating in the intramural program of Texas Tech University imply their acceptance of the rules, regulations and interpretations

More information

THE OFFICIAL RULES OF USA HOCKEY INLINE

THE OFFICIAL RULES OF USA HOCKEY INLINE THE OFFICIAL RULES OF USA HOCKEY INLINE Typographer: Dana Ausec Illustrator: Mike Curti Front cover photo courtesy of USA Hockey InLine 2007 by USA Hockey InLine, a program of USA Hockey. All rights reserved.

More information

1. Competition Rules: Conference competition (regular season and Conference championships) shall be governed by NCAA Men s Lacrosse Rules.

1. Competition Rules: Conference competition (regular season and Conference championships) shall be governed by NCAA Men s Lacrosse Rules. Page 1 MEN S LACROSSE POLICIES UPDATED 02/06/2015 A. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 1. Competition Rules: Conference competition (regular season and Conference championships) shall be governed by NCAA Men s Lacrosse

More information

Men s 7 on 7 Flag Football Rules

Men s 7 on 7 Flag Football Rules Men s 7 on 7 Flag Football Rules THE CLOCK: Game Length: Games consist of two (2) twenty five (25)-minute halves with a running clock and two-minute warning at the end of the second half. Two-Minute Warning:

More information

S o c c e r To u r n a m e n t R u l e s

S o c c e r To u r n a m e n t R u l e s S o c c e r To u r n a m e n t R u l e s TEAM & PLAYER REGISTRATION Unless otherwise approved by the Oak Ridges Soccer Club, all teams must register with the Tournament Committee at the Oak Ridges SC office

More information

Bentonville Youth Softball League Coaches Packet and League Information

Bentonville Youth Softball League Coaches Packet and League Information Bentonville Youth Softball League Coaches Packet and League Information Page 1 of 13 Page 2 of 13 Table of Contents Fast Pitch Rules..3 Ejection Policy.4 Protest Policy.....4 League Tie Breaker Rules..5

More information

HOCKEY NOVA SCOTIA PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP SKILLS COMPETITIONS A GUIDE FOR MINOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION HOSTS

HOCKEY NOVA SCOTIA PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP SKILLS COMPETITIONS A GUIDE FOR MINOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION HOSTS HOCKEY NOVA SCOTIA PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP SKILLS COMPETITIONS A GUIDE FOR MINOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION HOSTS Developing Tomorrow s Leaders the Players of Today! Minor Council Provincial Championship Host

More information

This rule book replaces all former editions. copyright 2005 by the IIHF

This rule book replaces all former editions. copyright 2005 by the IIHF OFFICIAL IN-LINE HOCKEY RULE BOOK 2005-2007 ENGLISH This rule book replaces all former editions copyright 2005 by the IIHF 1 TABLE OF CONTENTS PLAYING RULES AT A GLANCE 2 Rules at a Glance...3 The Rink...Section

More information

F. CONDUCT OF SPECTATORS

F. CONDUCT OF SPECTATORS RULES OF THE GAME A. SISTAS RULES: In general, our rules are governed by F.I.F.A. Please see our rules below for exceptions and clarification. A substitution may be requested after goals, goal kicks, during

More information

International Federation of Roller Sports ROLLER INLINE HOCKEYREGULATIONS RULES OF THE GAME

International Federation of Roller Sports ROLLER INLINE HOCKEYREGULATIONS RULES OF THE GAME International Federation of Roller Sports ROLLER INLINE HOCKEYREGULATIONS RULES OF THE GAME 2014 Table of Contents FOREWORD... 5 TERMINOLOGY... 6 GLOSSARY... 7 SECTION I - GENERAL... 10 1 GENERAL GAME

More information

INSIDE THE CREASE HOCKEY

INSIDE THE CREASE HOCKEY INSIDE THE CREASE HOCKEY Welcome to Inside the Crease Hockey (ITC). This is a table top simulation of the game of hockey using Fast Action Cards (FAC) and player cards that represent some of your favorite

More information

Dominican University Intramurals Policies

Dominican University Intramurals Policies Dominican University Intramurals Policies PURPOSE It is the mission of the Dominican University Intramural Program to administer a program of individual and team activities at both a competitive and recreational

More information

Officiating Program. Off-Ice Officials Handbook

Officiating Program. Off-Ice Officials Handbook Hockey Canada Officiating Program Off-Ice Officials Handbook Table of Contents Introduction...ii Responsibilities of the Off Ice Officials... 1 General... 1 Responsibilities of the Official Scorer... 2

More information

SCORESHEET INSTRUCTIONS. RALLY POINT SCORING (RPS 2 out of 3 sets)

SCORESHEET INSTRUCTIONS. RALLY POINT SCORING (RPS 2 out of 3 sets) RALLY POINT SCORING (RPS 2 out of 3 sets) 1. BEFORE THE MATCH a) On the upper part of the first page of the scoresheet 1.1 Name of the competition 1.2 Match number (from the daily schedule): 1.3 Site (city)

More information

MEMORANDUM. Stefanie Sparks Smith Secretary-Rules Editor, NCAA Women s Lacrosse Rules Committee.

MEMORANDUM. Stefanie Sparks Smith Secretary-Rules Editor, NCAA Women s Lacrosse Rules Committee. MEMORANDUM September 25, 2015 VIA EMAIL TO: Head Women s Lacrosse Coaches and Officials. FROM: Julie Myers Chair, NCAA Women s Lacrosse Rules Committee. Stefanie Sparks Smith Secretary-Rules Editor, NCAA

More information

CABARRUS COUNTY ACTIVE LIVING & PARKS DEPT. CABARRUS COUNTY YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUES

CABARRUS COUNTY ACTIVE LIVING & PARKS DEPT. CABARRUS COUNTY YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUES CABARRUS COUNTY ACTIVE LIVING & PARKS DEPT. CABARRUS COUNTY YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUES LEAGUE BY LAWS RULES AND REGULATIONS 2015 YOUTH SOFTBALL AGES 7-8 Co-Sponsoring Agencies Bethel Athletic Association Odell

More information

COMPETITION RULES BY-LAWS AND RELATED PROCEDURES

COMPETITION RULES BY-LAWS AND RELATED PROCEDURES COMPETITION RULES BY-LAWS AND RELATED PROCEDURES VACT Competition By-Laws (2015) Page 1 of 14 Foreword Volleyball ACT Inc (VACT) conducts its competitions and matches according to FIVB Rules except as

More information

Ice Sledge Hockey Rules

Ice Sledge Hockey Rules IPC ICE SLEDGE HOCKEY International Paralympic Committee Ice Sledge Hockey Rules 2011-2014 SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION... 7 SECTION 2: FIELD OF PLAY SPECIFICATIONS... 8 200 Definition of the Field of Play...

More information

COMPETITION RULES BY-LAWS AND RELATED PROCEDURES

COMPETITION RULES BY-LAWS AND RELATED PROCEDURES COMPETITION RULES BY-LAWS AND RELATED PROCEDURES VACT Competition By-Laws (2013) Page 1 of 14 Foreword Foreword Volleyball ACT Inc (VACT) conducts its competitions and matches according to FIVB Rules except

More information

The Official Rules of Inline Hockey USA Roller Sports Inline Hockey Rule Book. Recognized by:

The Official Rules of Inline Hockey USA Roller Sports Inline Hockey Rule Book. Recognized by: The Official Rules of Inline Hockey USA Roller Sports Inline Hockey Rule Book Recognized by: 2 USA ROLLER SPORTS INLINE HOCKEY RULEBOOK INTRODUCTION The organization of USA roller inline hockey programs

More information

National ICE Hockey Officials Association

National ICE Hockey Officials Association National ICE Hockey Officials Association 2012 OFFICIATING MECHANICS 2 Referees & 1 inesman 1 Face-off - Dropping the Puck The official dropping the puck shall set the players and hold the puck at the

More information

Northern California. Girls Softball. Association. Rules of Play & Policies of Operation

Northern California. Girls Softball. Association. Rules of Play & Policies of Operation Northern California Girls Softball Association Rules of Play & Policies of Operation (Updated January 2013) PART A. SECTION 1. RULES OF PLAY OVERVIEW 3 SECTION 2. PITCHING REGULATIONS 3 SECTION 3. NORCAL

More information