Each game is 2-20 minute running time halves. 2 Minute Halftime, 3 Minutes in between games.
All teams should be warmed up and ready to take the field for the next game.
There will be one central horn used for all timing.
1 horn to signify the beginning of the game.
1 horn to signify the beginning and end of halftime.
1 horn to signify the end of the game.
NO timeouts AT ALL.
Overtime will only be played in playoff games.
All Playoff games are 1 – 20 minute period. Overtime is 1 sudden victory period until a goal is scored.
There is NO 4 goal mercy rule, due to the fact that it may affect your goals against.
If you have a comfortable lead please show sportsmanship!
All teams play at least 3 games.
Tie Break Criteria:
- Head to Head (if more than 2 teams have same record, head to head is OUT)
- Goals Against
- Goal Differential
- Goals For
High School counts will be used for all HS Age level divions.
NO HORNS / ALL SUBSTITUTION IS DONE ON THE FLY
No counts are used for 2028,2029,2030 (6th, 5th, 4th). (except goalie 4 second crease count)
Counts for 2027 (8th) and 2028 (7th) will be used. 20 seconds to midline – 10 seconds to box.
All penalties will be kept by the officials on the field.
All penalties are 1 minute in length.
All penalties begin on the official restart.
NO Extra Man in the 4th Grade Division. (Long Poles allowed in 4th grade division)
*Penalized player is removed and a substitute comes in.
Officials will record the scores at the end of each game and coaches must sign off on all scores.
Coaches are responsible to change the flip charts. All official scores will be kept at tournament headquarters.
UNSPORTSMANLIKE BEHAVIOR IS NOT TOLERATED BY ANY PLAYER OR SPECTATOR.
IF THERE ARE ANY EJECTIONS FROM A GAME, THAT PLAYER IS NOT ALLOWED TO PLAY FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE TOURNAMENT!