2023 LFJ GUIDELINES
226 Main Street
East Windsor, CT 06088
*NO Dogs please*
All Divisions (7v7 Format):
*All US Lacrosse Rules Apply at this event
*Teams Will Play 4 - 20 Minute Running time games with the top teams in each division advancing to playoffs
*Teams will play with 7 field players (2D,3M,2A) and a goalie/ 2 players behind the midfield at all times
(Teams with smaller rosters may request to play 6v6)
*Games that end in an 8M will have the 8M played out
*DRAWS: Games will start with a draw and then continuous play, with a goalie clear after each goal.
EXCEPTION: The 2032/33 Division will have a draw after every goal
MERCY RULE: If a team is ahead by 4 goals the opposing team will be awarded the ball at the midfield after each goal.
- 2028 Division: FULL CHECKING
- 2029-2031 Division: MODIFIED CHECKING
- 2029 Team Coaches May REQUEST Full Checking if both coaches agree
- 2032/33 Division: NO CHECKING
2032/33 Division ONLY
*Teams get a FREE goalie clear to resume play after each shot - opposing team must drop to below the 8M to allow a free clear.
*Teams must make one pass once the ball has passed the midline before they can shoot
*Teams will have a draw control after each goal.
*At the end of Pool Play the two teams with the most points in each division will face off for 15 minute playoff game(s).
*Teams must have a goalie or play with an open goal to be eligible for playoffs. Teams who choose to participate with a shooting net will not be able to advance.
Points will be earned based on the following:
In the event that two teams are tied, the tie breaker will be determined in the order below:
Head to Head