Newark Hockey Club Primary Schools League
Magnus Sports Centre, Earp Avenue, Newark,
Games will take place on Wednesday nights, after school (4pm -5pm), between September and April
Matches: 3/4 Schools will meet on the dates below and they will all play each other. Every School will play each other at least once during the season.Rules: Mini Hockey 7-a-side rules shall be played or adapted to the pitch markings. Games will be centrally timed at 12 minutes one way. 3pts will be awarded for a win, 2pts for a draw and 1pt for a loss. Where a School does not attend, without prior notice, walk over’s will be given to the other teams taking part. A 3–0 win will be awarded to the schools attending the fixture. Newark H.C. will try and provide umpires but where this is not possible then it is hoped that Teachers /Teaching Assistants or Parents will help.
Teams: to consist of both girls and boys and will be made up from pupils in years 4,5 or 6. You can have up to 10 players in a squad with 7 playing at a time. Teams will need a fully kitted up Goalie (If you haven’t got a goalie kit please let us know and we will arrange one for you). We should always try to have at least 2 girls on the pitch at any one time and you can substitute at any time other than when a penalty corner has been awarded.
All players should wear shin pads and gum shields.