• 9 skaters and 1 goalie per team
  • No coaches on the bench
  • Running Clock (No Stops during the periods)
  • The only faceoffs will be at the start of each period
  • If a goal is scored, the scoring team will move into neutral zone while the defending team gains possession from goalie
  • If a save is made, the offensive team must retreat toward center until the goalie completes a pass before to defending team
  • NO Cherry Picking (This would occur if a team is in their defensive zone and a player is awaiting a pass beyond the center line into the offensive zone)
  • The following penalties will result in a penalty shot: Tripping, Hooking, Slashing, Checking, High Stick, Delay of Game, Too Many Players & Cherry Picking
  • Players will stand past the center ice line during penalty shots. If player misses, play will continue immediately (defending players will follow shooter into zone)


  • Whenever the leading team is 5 or more goals ahead, the leading team will play short-handed and the trailing team will be allowed another skater for 5 on 3 hockey!
  • Players must be on the roster to play
  • Players can only skate for one team
    (Exception is for need of goaltender)