Men’s FIL field lacrosse rules apply accept where stated below.
TEAMS MUST USE DESIGNATED BENCH: Team listed at top as indicated on schedule, must use left-hand bench as teams face the field. Team listed at bottom as indicated on schedule, must use right-hand bench as teams face field.
ALL GAMES MUST START ON TIME: The referee shall start the game clock at the designated time, whether players are ready or not. Only tournament convener at his discretion can hold the clock start time for i.e.; weather or injury. The tournament conveners decision will be final in all situations.
PRE GAME: Five minutes before each game, referee will perform a coin toss with captains to determine which end teams will defend. Teams must switch ends after each half, followed by overtime, based on this one coin toss. NO STARTING TEN.
THE GAME: All games are two twenty minute (regulation time) half’s with a five minute break between half’s, this includes all playoff games also.
Start each half and OT with a DRAW BALL AT CENTRE, regardless of man up/down status at end of the previous half. However, if a penalty is assessed after referee has requested players to the field to start next half or OT, FIL rules for possession will be followed.
GET-IT-IN: In all games – last 2 minutes of all regulation time halves teams must get ball in attack zone and keep it in. (these rules are only for the Jammer tournament – not the regular season).
One timeout allowed per half, no carry-over. NO timeout in overtime.
In all games a winner shall be declared.