Games are played in area school’s gyms, there is one game per week, played on Friday evening or on Saturday or Sunday.
Rules are basic hockey rules. Grades 1-6 play with five players on the floor plus a goalie. A game consists of three nine-minute periods, with three, three-minute line changes per period. Grades 7– high school play with four players on the floor plus a goalie. A game consists of three eighteen-minute periods with a running clock and free substitution. No checking or high sticking is allowed. All rules will be handed out to each coach to be discussed with the team.
Players must wear gym shoes, long pants and the league supplied team t-shirt. Additionally, each participant will receive a hockey stick and puck. Eye protection is mandatory and must be worn while on the gym floor. Goggles are available for purchase through the league.
Brothers may play together on the same team if they fall into the same age group. Requests by friends to play on the same team cannot be honored, sorry-no exceptions.
No. The only exception is a coach and son will be on the same team.
Teams are formed via a blind draft balancing grade and experience levels.
No all equipment must be league supplied and approved.
The registration form has a section to volunteer to be a coach. Please be aware that there are limited numbers of coaching spots per age group available. In addition, each week all coaches are required to referee the game either right before or right after their own team’s game.
No. Due to the size of the league and limited number of available gyms, no team practice is allowed.
A mandatory coaches clinic is held before the season starts to go over all rules.
Your team coach should contact you before the end of the 2015, usually around the middle of December.
Yes, everyone receives an award.