Tournament will be broken into pools. Each team will play the other teams in their pool.
Tournament will conclude with a "sprint' Championship Game between the Pool 1 and Pool 2 champion.
All teams will have at least 3 full length games (weather permitting*)
Seeding ties will be determined by: Head-to-Head, Goals For, Goals Against, Coin flip
All rules will be in accordance with NFHS and US Lacrosse Standards.
20 Sec. / 10 Sec Clearing Rule – 20 seconds to clear the ball from your defensive end and 10 seconds to get into the offensive box.
23-minute running halves with a 3-minute halftime
1 Timeout per game – 1 minute duration, game-clock will not stop
Clock is start/stop under 1 minute in the second half if the score differential is two goals or less.
Referees will keep game time. Penalty time will be kept in the box.
Penalty time is running time.
In the event of a tie, teams will play one continuous sudden victory overtime period. No time-outs permitted in overtime. A 30-second break will be given before overtime. NO BRAVEHEARTS.
There are no mandatory stick checks. However, the head coach may request a stick check. If the stick is found to be legal, the challenging team will be charged a time out. If no timeout remains, a delay of game technical foul will be assessed.
Decisions on the field are the final ruling. No disputes will be heard after the game.
Any coach or player ejected from a game will not be allowed to participate in the remainder of the tournament.
Teams that appear to be stalling will be warned to keep the ball in the box. All teams with a lead must keep the ball in the box for the last two minutes of the game.
Fouling Out: Any player who accumulates 4 personal fouls or 5 minutes in personal foul penalty time shall be disqualified from the game.