BOYS LACROSSE

Play of Game:

  • 7 v 7 ( Six and a goalie)
  • 2 players in defensive zone at all times
  • 3 long poles allowed
  • 6'x 6' goals
  • Regulation 9' radius crease
  • Ten seconds to clear defensive zone
  • Midline becomes back court once ball is cleared
  • No backcourt violation on a shot or defensive deflection
  • Score and standings will be kept
  • There will be no 3 pass rule

Roster:
Minimum of 7 players, maximum of 22

Mercy Rule:
Upon a lead of 5 goals, the leading team is required to:

  • drop the ride back to the midline.
  • make one pass in or into the offensive zone. Once this pass is made no additional passes are required unless the ball passes back over midline.

Time:
The game clock starts at scheduled time. Teams must be ready to play on time.The game clock starts at scheduled time. Teams must be ready to play on time.

Late starts will still finish on time.

2-20 minute running-time halves.

2 minute halftime to change sides.

One 1 min. timeout per game.

After a goal, Whistle will start play after goalie has ball in stick (middle school only). JV and Varsity will face-off after goals. Goalie may delay (5-8 count) picking up ball to allow for substitution.

Body Checks:
LIMITED BODY CHECKING, DO NOT KNOCK PLAYERS DOWN.

BOARDING WILL NOT BE TOLERATED. THERE WILL BE A 3-FOOT ZONE AROUND RINK, NO FORCING PLAYERS INTO THE BOARDS WITHIN THIS ZONE

Penalties:
1 -, 2-, or 3-minute penalties for boarding, illegal body checks, slashing, and unsportsmanlike conduct. All penalty time served in full. Penalty time begins when player is in box and will be kept on the scoreboard. No 10 second count for man down team-backcourt rule still applies.

4 personals equal removal from game and a 2 game suspension. 2 two game suspension equals season suspension.

If a player fights or is belligerent in any way, he/she will be expelled from the league. Lacrosse Leagues permanently without exception and without refund.

Standings:

Teams will receive 3 points for a win, 1 point for a tie, and 0 points for a loss. League champion will be determined by the team with the most points. Any tie breakers shall be determined in the following order:

  1. The winner of any head-to-head league play
  2. Least goals allowed
  3. Most goals scored

Weather:
If games are cancelled due to weather related cancellations, Sportsplex will not make those games up. There are no refunds or credits.

Please read the SMG Waiver of Liability.

Please contact SMG SportsPlex at info@warminstersportsplex.com or 267-282-4088.

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