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MHL 10U Half Ice Rules:

 

Game time:

For 75 Minute Ice Slots (Typically Rep): 

  • 2 x 33 min halves
    • No Timed Shifts
  • 4 Minute Warm Up
  • First Half: 33 min (run time).
  • 2 min break
  • Second Half 33 min half (run time). 
  • If the second half begins with the less than 33 minutes remaining in the ice session, shorten to fit the time. 

For 60 Minute Ice Slots (Typically a C/House Slot):

  • 2 x 24 min halves
    • No Times Shifts
  • 4 Minute Warm Up
  • 24 min half (Run Time).
    • 3 min break
  • 24 min half (Run time). 
  • If the second half begins with the less than 24 minutes remaining in the ice session, shorten to fit the time. 

Penalties:

  • When a penalty is called, play is blown dead after the offending team gains control.   The offending player goes directly to the player bench and is replaced by a teammate.  No shortage will occur, this is an opportunity for a teaching moment. Faceoff will occur at the dot nearest the infraction. 
  • If a player takes 3 penalties in a half, they sit for the rest of that half.

Center Dot:

  • Each facility will add a center dot
  • Dot will be 50ft from red line and 42.5 feet from the boards
  • Creating a center ice dot for all half ice game

Frozen Pucks/Pucks out of play:

  • Frozen pucks and pucks out of play will result in a faceoff at the nearest of the 5 faceoff dots.