OFFICIAL TOURNAMENT RULES

NON-checking " USA Hockey"  Rules Apply

2 pts - Win
1 pt - Tie
0 pt - Loss

No Overtime in Regulation Play
Shoot-outs in playoffs

2 x 15 min runtime period 1 & 2
(1) 12-minute Stoptime in period 3
The clock will run if there is a 5-goal lead.
If the goal spread is covered after runtime starts, it will then revert back to stop time.
***the tournament director also has the right to run the clock if games fall behind the schedule***

All games are subject to a one-hour curfew!

***Fourth penalty gets you a game suspension***

Fighting, intent to injure and abuse of official will not be tolerated!

Tie-Breaking Procedure

If two teams tie, the tie will be broken in the following manner:

  1. Head-to-head play between tied teams (applicable only if one team has beaten all the other teams with which it is tied, or one team has lost to all the other teams with which it is tied)
  2. Total goal differential
  3. Total goals scored
  4. Fewest penalty Minutes
  5. Coin Flip

In determining goal differential, any game won by more than a 6 goal margin, will count only as a 6 goal win.

In determining goals scored, any game in which more than 8 goals are scored, will count only as 8 goals scored.

If three teams tie, the tie will be broken in the following manner:

  1. Head-to-head play between tied teams (applicable only if one team has beaten all the other teams with which it is tied, or one team has lost to all the other teams with which it is tied).
  2. Total goal differential.
  3. Total goals scored
  4. Fewest penalty Minutes.
  5. Coin Flip

In determining goal differential, any game won by more than a 6 goal margin, will count only as a 6 goal win.

In determining goals scored, any game in which more than 8 goals are scored, will count only as 8 goals scored.