Our U8 boys are keeping up a great interest as we come close to the end of the season. Well done to Regan who was our player of the week on Sunday morning!
They are looking forward to The Sioban Cotter Blitz in Churchill next Sunday. It should be a great day out.
Siobhán Cotter Blitz Format & Rules
Games will be 9 – a side (Unless agreement from mentors of both teams occur)
Matches will be 11-a-side
Any team with insufficient numbers at the stated start time will forfeit the match
Average Scoring will be awarded to the winning team in this situation.
3 Games per age group [Players to play at own age group – Transferring players not allowed]
8 minutes a half
2 Pts for a Win and 1 Pt for a draw
Club points total will be aggregated
In case of equal points, the following will separate clubs:
Scoring Difference [Note: Only the first 4 goals per match apply]
Scores For [Note: Only the first 4 goals per match apply]
Goal For [All goals scored]
Gum shields are compulsory
1 Hop and 1 Solo [or 2 Solo’s] only
Kick-outs from the hands from 5-yard line
Only the first 4 Goals count. Afterwards 1 Goal = 1 Point
Player Fouled take their own free-kick
For Girls the Ladies rules apply [i.e. Pick-up from the ground]
For U9/U10 Proper pick-up and hand-pass will be refereed
For U7/U8 reasonable effort for pick-up and hand-pass will be refereed
Foul Play not permitted – Penalty will be expulsion from tournament