Boys Youth Rules

We will be following US Lacrosse U12 Youth rules for 5th/6th & 7th/8th Grade with below additions. Any rule not detailed in youth rule book, we turn to 2020 NFHS Boys and Girls Rules.

BOYS

1) All games will be four(4), 12 minute quarters with running clock

2) One timeout per half.

3) 3 long poles allowed on field.

Girls Youth Rules

GIRLS

1) Time Outs will be one per half (1 min. - officials will monitor). If a water break is necessary, officials will call it on a dead ball (after goal or mid-field stoppage of play around 10 minutes) MUST DO if heat index is 90 or above.

2)  2 – 20 minute halves. Stop/start on whistle last 2 minutes of each half.

3) Overtime played.  3 minute sudden victory period with stopped clock. First overtime period will start after a one minute break 

Do not switch ends.

                                   If no winner at end of first OT period. Take a 2 minutes rest,

                         switch ends and then go again until you have a winner.

           4) Modified checking below the waist.

5) Self-Start will be played

6) 4-Goal Mercy Rule

Boys Jr. Rules

3rd/4th Grade Rules

(USL U10 Rules)

We will be following US Lacrosse U10 rules for 3rd/4th Grade with below additions.
Any rule not detailed in youth rule book, we turn to 2020 NFHS Boys and Girls Rules.
Scores WILL be kept and visible.

BOYS


1) All games will be 20 minute halves with running clock
2) One timeout per half.

3) Reduced field size

4) 7v7 Format (6 + Goalie)

5) 1 Pass"Hot Rule"

Girls Jr. Rules

3rd/4th Grade Rules

(USL U10 Rules)

We will be following US Lacrosse U10 rules for 3rd/4th Grade with below additions.
Any rule not detailed in youth rule book, we turn to 2020 NFHS Boys and Girls Rules.
Scores WILL be kept and visible.

GIRLS

We will be following US Lacrosse U10 rules for 3rd/4th Grade with below additions/clarifications.

​Scores WILL be kept and visible.

 1) Time Outs will be one per half (1 min. - officials will monitor). If a water break is necessary, officials will call it on a dead ball (after goal or mid-field stoppage of play around 10 minutes) MUST DO is heat index is 90 or above.
2) Reduced field size

3) 8v8 format (7 + Goalie)

4) Draw at each half

5) Free Goalie Clear after every goal (Does not count as attempted pass) and opposing

team must remain above 8 meter until team clearing the ball has possession

6) USL-2 person scrum rule. Only 2 can go for ground ball. As soon as a 3rd tries to move

in to the scrum, it is a foul and ball goes to other team.

7) NO Double Team except in 8 meter

8) 8 meter free position and 8 meter 3 second WILL be called

9) Self-Start will be played

10)  2 pass rule will be in effect. To count as a pass, the ball must touch the sitck of the player being passed to and that player must pick up the ball. This must be in the offensive side of the field.

11) Game time is 2-20 minute halves. Stop start on whistle last 2 minutes of each half.

12) Overtime played. 3 minute sudden victory period with stopped clock. First overtime period will start after a one minute break. Do not switch ends.