Rules for the 2012 - 2013 season

  Pee Wee Division 1 (U6)  Division 2 (U7) Division 3 (U8)
Number of Players  Fall - Training
Spring - 3 v 3
4 v 4 5 v 5 6 v 6
Goal Keeper No Yes  Yes  Yes
Ball Size 3 3 4 4
Game Duration 2 x 20 minutes 2 x 25 minutes 2 X 25 minutes 2 x 25 minutes
Referees No (coaches ref)  No (coaches ref) Yes  Yes
Corner Kicks Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Penalty Kicks No  No  Yes  Yes
Throw In/Kick In Throw In Throw In Throw in Throw In
Offside Called No No Fall - No
Spring - Yes
Yes
Coaches on the Field 1 on field 1 on field No No
  • Parents MUST be on opposite side of the field from coaches and players.
  • Parents may not coach from the sidelines.
  • NO slide tackling in any age group.
  • Division 2 Coaches: Start teaching offsides rule at start of the Spring season. All kicks in Div 2 will be indirect.
  • Charging of the goalie is NOT permitted and will result in the referee awarding an indirect kick from the spot of the infraction.
  • Goalies can not pick up the ball that is passed back to him/her off the foot of a teammate. Penalty is an indirect kick from the spot of the infraction.


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