Monday Mentone Summer Hockey

MHC-Summer-Series

2018 October to December Summer Monday Mixed Hockey Series

R1 Monday, 22 October 2018
R2 Monday, 29 October 2018
BYE Monday, 5 November 2018
R3 Monday, 12 November 2018
R4 Monday, 19 November 2018
R5 Monday, 26 November 2018
Final #1 Monday, 3 December 2018
Final #2 Monday, 10 December 2018

A sausage sizzle will be run during each evening and is included in the entry fee.

Team Lists (coming)

Fixtures and Results (coming)

Ladder (coming)

Conditions of Play

The duration of the games shall be 2 halves of 25 minutes for 1 hour games
5-minute break at half time.
Teams will swap ends only at half time.
Penalty Corners and Penalty Strokes awarded before each quarter ends shall be played out in accordance with FIH rules.
There will be no draws. If at the end of the game a sudden death shootout will proceed.
A player who has taken part in a sudden death shootout at any time during the regular home and away rounds cannot take another one until everyone on their team has had a go. The sudden death qualification is reset at the start of the finals.

Scoring

• Field Goal 1 points
o Field goal bonus shootout 1 point
o The player who scored the goal will take the shootout.
• Penalty Corner Goal 1 point
• Shootout Goal 1 point
• Penalty Stroke 1 point
o Awarded during field play an extra shootout will be awarded after the stoke is taken.
o The player taking the stroke will take the shootout.

If during a Penalty Corner, the umpire determines that the ball has been deliberately played to end a Penalty Corner the umpire may determine that the Penalty Corner is still continuing, and any resulting goal will only score 1 point. Penalty Corner goalkeeper rules will stay in effect.

At the end of regular time if there is a clear winner, the winning team receive 3 points. In the event of a draw, each team will receive 1 point, with the eventual winner of the shootout receiving a additional bonus point.

Goalkeeper Rules

  • If the goalkeeper is female
    • A female MUST take the initial shot at goal.
    • A penalty stroke MUST be taken by a female.
    • All shootout opposition players MUST be female.
  • If the goalkeeper is male.
    • There is no restriction on who can take the initial hit at goal during a Penalty Corner, Penalty Stroke or Shootout.

General Play

A maximum of 7 males excluding the goal keeper can be on the field.
If there is less that 4 females available for the game, a maximum of 8 males can be on the field at any one time. In this situation a team may play short.
No tomahawks.
Reverse stick hits or slaps are permitted.
Overheads are permitted.
Drag flicks are allowed as part of a Penalty Corner but they may not be any higher than the height of the backboard at any time.

Cards

Green Card

Mandatory Substitution, minimum 2 minutes before returning to the field. A replacement player is allowed to immediately take the field.

Yellow Card

Minimum 5 minutes.

Red Card

Remainder of the game, and is required to leave the venue if their behavior warrants an ejection.

Game day team substitutions.

Male for Male / Female for Female

Additional players can be from the same or lower equivalent Mentone Team rankings regardless of their HV gradings. Rankings are Premier League, Pennant and Metro. Any dispute may be referred to the competition coordinator.

A player with elite status who has been substituted cannot play in the last quarter of the game they are a substitute in.

 

Contact: Dave Callander 0408378511 or competitions@mentonehockey.org.au