Middle School Fall Tournament
Saturday, October 12th, 2019
Concordia University 1:30pm
LIFT is excited to host the 4th Annual Narwhal Games on Saturday, October 12th
This annual event celebrates the end of the fall season for U10, U12 & U14 school and club teams.
Join us for an afternoon of fun, fast, 7v7 play!
If your school or club is bringing multiple teams, Registration and payment must be completed for each individual 7v7 team. Each team may roster up to 10 players. Fee per team is $225.
NARWHAL GAMES RULES & REGULATIONS
All games will be played width-wise on field turf surface.
Fields will be approx. 60 yards x 35 yards. Field 1 is closest to the entrance to the stadium.
All Games will be 18 minutes with no half time on a central running clock.
All U14 & U12 games will be 7v7: 6 field players and a goalkeeper
and U10 games may be played 7v7 or 5v5: 4 field players and a goalkeeper or 5 field players
unless otherwise decided by opposing coaches and officials prior to game start.
Teams without goalies may choose to play with 7 field players, 6 players and a kicking back,
or play with 6 field players with cones in the corners of the goals
indicating the opposing team must score in the outsides or lift the ball.
Players may play up one age level but not down. All players will be U14 or younger as of Jan 1, 2019.
All participating players must register before entering the field of play.
Short corners will be played in games with goalkeepers with 3 defenders and a goalkeeper back on defense.
Circles will be marked with rubber pieces on the turf.
25-yard long hits will designated with large cones on the sidelines.
Time outs will be granted only for injury during play and may not be called by coaches.
Substitutions will be rolling from the half-field mark, with player leaving the playing field before her sub enters.
Mouthguard, shinguards and all proper goalkeeper equipment are mandatory.
All teams are responsible for first aid kits and injury ice for their team(s).
Teams listed first on the schedule will wear white jerseys and socks and start with the ball.
Teams are responsible for pinnies should color conflicts arise.
All teams are responsible for cleaning their own area and leaving the turf and stadium area clean upon leaving.
In the event of inclement and unsafe weather, all teams will be notified by 11:00am.
We will play unless there is lightning reported or seen.
DECLARATION OF GOOD PHYSICAL CONDITION & CONSENT TO EMERGENCY MEDICAL TREATMENT
I declare and acknowledge that (or on behalf of my minor child), to the best of my knowledge, I (or minor child) am in good physical condition and have no disease or injury that would impair my performance or result in my being injured during any LIFT Field Hockey program participation.
Also, I hereby consent (or on behalf of my minor child) to emergency medical treatment, hospitalization or other medical treatment as may be necessary for the welfare of myself (or minor child) by a Certified Athletic Trainer, Physician, or other appropriate healthcare professional, and/or hospital in the event of an injury or illness during the periods of time in which they are participating in a LIFT Field Hockey program. I understand and agree that all related costs are my responsibility.
I acknowledge and agree to: the risk of bodily injury, including without limitation scrapes, broken bones, paralysis, dismemberment, and death; and knowingly and freely assume all such risk. This includes injury of damage sustained while and/or resulting from use of any equipment or training provided by LIFT Field Hockey.
I, and on behalf of my minor child, promise not to sue LIFT Field Hockey, the coaches, staff, or board members of said organization with respect to any and all such assumptions of risk.
I acknowledge that I have carefully read this ASSUMPTION OF RISK, WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY agreement, fully understand its terms, understand that I have given up substantial rights by signing it, including the right to bring a legal action or assert a claim against LIFT Field Hockey or the coaches, staff, or board members of said organization, and sign it freely and voluntarily.