Teams will play 7v7 format, 25-minute running clock games on modified field lengths. The lineup is 2 Attack, 3 Middies, 2 Defenders. Holding 2 back behind restraining line (midline).
Teams will play 25 minute games, running clock. The first and second place team will play off in a 25 minute championship game to determine winner.
Games will be 25 minute running clock. Teams were placed into one pool of 7 teams each. After 4 game pool play, the top four teams will advance to a semi-final game.
Semi Final 1: 1st Place vs. 4th Place
Semi Final 2: 2nd Place vs 3rd Place
Final: Winner Semi Final 1 vs. Winner Semi Final 2
There is no overtime except for championship/play-off games. Playoff games that are tied at the of regulation will go to a 3 minute sudden victory. If teams are still tied after sudden victory, then Brave heart or coin toss will determine the winner to move forward. Both coaches must agree to brave heart; otherwise coin toss will be used.
All disputes will be settled by the Tournament Director and their decision will be final.
During bracket play, teams will be awarded points on the following basis: Win = 3 Points Tie = 1 Point Loss = 0 Points
If there are 2 or more teams tied at the end of regulation play, the following criteria will be used to determine the play-off seeding:
**If there are any forfeits, the average goals against in actual scheduled games play will be added to the total goals against to the team that won by forfeit**
Forfeits count as an automatic win for the team that has not forfeited.