|KEY RULES 2016-17|
NO CALNORTH (DIGITAL) PLAYER & COACH CARDS = NO PARTICIPATION.
|Game Day Min # Players|
This is true for rostered players and for coaches. No Guest Play with paper passes.
|Team Age||Min # Players|
Guest Play from within SFYS PREP only via DIGITAL PLAYER CARDS
(Prep to Prep) Guest Players must be pre-authorized to appear within digital game card deck.
If 2016-17 CalNorth passes are used, NO GUEST PLAYERS ALLOWED. US Club player passes are never allowed.
No Guest Play with paper passes. MUST be digital card only. May NOT mix paper and digital cards.
Guest Coaching is Allowed
|Game Day Max # Players|
|Any coach with 2016-17 CalNorth pass from the same home league can coach.||Team Age||Max # Players|
|Must present CalNorth (digital) coach pass from a valid, current-year team; home team to fill out guest coach form||Prep U9-U10||7|
Only 2 Coaches in the Technical Area
No other adults in technical area or on coach's sideline.
CCSL Subbing: on kickoffs, goal kicks, and own throw-ins
"Me Too" subbing is allowed: if the team with a throw-in subs, the opponent can also
All Laws of the Game observed at all ages
|Team Age||Penalty Distance||Wall Distance||GK Punt Limits|
No age group modifications in this league
|Prep U9-U10||8 yards||8 yards||not past half line|
call Penalty Kicks & Direct Kicks at all ages
|Prep U11-U12||10 yards||8 yards||n/a|
Legal slide tackling is permitted at all ages
|Prep U13-14||12 yards||10 yards||n/a|
Prep U9-U10: Goal kicks/Punts/Throws by GK may not cross center line without touching either the ground or a player first.
Infractions are restarted with an Indirect Free Kick for the opposing team at the halfway line.
|*||Teams winning by a large margin do NOT have to remove players. However, Games should not get too lopsided. You can win by a score differential of +7. If you outscore the opponent by more than 7 goals, you will get only 2 standings points for your win instead of 3.|
|*||New for 2016-17: Kickoffs may go in any direction|
|Team Age||Half Length||# of Referees|
# of Players on Field
|Games that start late must be shortened equally each half to ensure on-time game end. |
Teams w/o coach or min # players
by 5min past game start are Forfeit, subject to fees.
|Prep U9-U10||2 x 25 min||1 + Team VARs||7 v 7||4|
|Prep U11-U12||2 x 30 min||1 + Team VARs||9 v 9||4|
|Prep U13-14||2 x 35 min||3||11 v 11||5|
|Call 415-794-2974 for GameDay Hotline if Questions **|
|** If at a Field Marshal Complex - Must talk to the Field Marshal First|