Girls 1 Division

General Rules and Information

All divisions follow FIFA rules with some exceptions in the divisions to maintain the instructional nature of the recreational program. Division coordinators send out season-by-season divisional changes.

General Information
  • 7 v 7 (6 + GK)
  • 1-2-2-2 Formation is most common, two (2) defenders, two (2) midfielders
      and two (2) forwards on the field, plus a Goalkeeper
  • Coaches are not allowed on the field unless invited on by the referee to assist a player
  • Four 12 minute quarters; no extra-time
  • Offside calls are not normally made. And will only be considered
      if a player stays by the goal with no one around (cherry-picking),
      the coach had already been warned, and the player becomes involved in the play.
      And also, that the referee considered it needed to be called.
  • All fouls are awarded indirect kicks; no penalty kicks or direct kicks
  • No slide tackles or heading (drop ball for unintentional contact,
      indirect kick awarded for intentional contact)
  • Substitutions can occur on any kick-off, goal kick or throw-in,
      at the discretion of the referee.
      No substitution on corner kicks or free kicks.
  • Cards are not issued for dangerous play and inappropriate conduct
      but coaches will be requested to substitute players to address instances
  • Size 3 Ball
  • No playoffs
Lori Doyle