UNIFIED LEAGUE PLAYING RULES
(adopted from US Youth Soccer)
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UNIFIED LEAGUE POLICIES
UNIFORMS: Home team will wear their "dark" uniform kits, but will change in case of a conflict of colors. All teams should bring an alternate kit color to ALL games.
ROSTERS: Teams must submit a roster to the referee before EACH GAME which lists every player’s name who is participating in the match, and the player’s jersey number. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD UNIFIED LEAGUE GAME ROSTER/SCORE REPORT.
GAMECARDS/SCORE REPORTS: Both teams should submit the score of the game to league officials via email. Teams will ALSO be asked to submit SCORE REPORTS vis GAME ROSTER at each venues Concession/Clubhouse. Rivercity will have a "dropbox" labeled UNIFIED LEAGUE GAME ROSTERS. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD UNIFIED LEAGUE GAME ROSTER/SCORE REPORT.
GUEST PLAYERS: Teams may utilize "guest players" from other teams registered in the Unified League and that are members of their respective club. Teams must seek permission from the league operating committee to use players from outside clubs or outside of the Unified League. ALL players MUST BE registered through US Club before they are allowed to participate in Unified League matches. Players can participate on two different Unified League teams. All "play downs" (player a year older participating w/ a younger team) must be approved by the League Operating Committee.
PLAYER ADDITIONS: Team may "add" players to their rosters throughout the season (with the permission of their club registrar).
STANDINGS: Standings will NOT be tracked for the U8 division (but score reports will be kept to create a history for future scheduling purposes). Standings will be tracked for the U10 division and a champion will be acknowledged.
RESCHEDULES: Reschedules are not allowed, UNLESS, both teams agree to reschedule and the team requesting the reschedule gives at least 72 hours prior notice to the League Operating Committee. To request a reschedule the requesting team must contact the opponent first, before contacting the League Operating Committee. If this is not done within 72 hours of kick-off then the requesting team is responsible to pay the referee fees for the originally scheduled match. RESCHEDULES ARE HIGHLY DISCOURAGED AND IT IS EXPECTED THAT ONLY DUE TO EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES A REQUEST IS PUT FORTH.
REFEREE FEES: Referee fees will be collected at the beginning of the season. The club will pay the referees for each match.
LEAGUE PLAY DATES: All games must be played on or before May 12th, 3:00 p.m., 2012.