H4L RULES

  • General SBSHL & Ice Box rules apply.
  • Must be 18 years of age and older to play
  • Players must wear helmet and minimum half shield for face protection. You will not be allowed to play without it.
  • Games are 3 x 18 min. periods.
  • 3 minute warm up.
  • Running clock.
  • Stop clock only in the last 2 minutes of the 3rd period if the game is within 2 goals.
  • Clock reverts back to running if goal difference increases.
  • 1 x 1 minute timeout per team per game.
  • Tie game goes to sudden death shoot out.
  • Teams must have 10 players and 1 goalie for each game.
  • No playing shorthanded.
  • Subs must be chosen / approved by the division head.
  • Penalties will be:
    • o2 minute minor
    • o5 minute major
    • 10 minute misconduct and ejection from game.
    • Any player with 3 penalties in 1 game will be ejected from the game.
  • Penalties
  • No checking.
  • No fighting. Any player that fights will be ejected from the tournament.
  • Zero tolerance policy will be enforced. Ref’s decision is final.
  • All decisions regarding rule interpretation, eligibility and determination of finalists will reside with tournament director.
  • Tie Breaker for determining teams going to championship games:
    1. Standing
    2. Head to Head
    3. Most Wins
    4. Differential
    5. Most money raised
  • Tie Breaker in Championship game
    1. 5 minute sudden death
    2. 3 round shoot out
    3. Single shoot out sudden death