6 vs 6 Field Hockey

Date
Saturday, July 20, 2019

Venue 

Alumni Stadium, WPI
151 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609

Cost

TBD

Registration Deadline

TBD

Divisions 

Girl's High School (Scholastic): 8th - entering 12th grade 
Women's Collegiate: graduated 12th grade - Junior year of college 
Women's Open: Seniors in college and older 
Men's Open: Age 15+

*All ages are as of the first day of competition, and grades are of the 2018-2019 academic year

Rules 

  • Competition open to teams from all New England States & New York
  • Athletes may move up one division but may not move down a division 
  • There are no mixed gender teams. Athletes may only participate in one division and on only one team 
  • Goggles are required for all players in the High School division
  • Each team must have a minimum of six (6) and a maximum of eleven (11) players (5 players, 1 goalie, 5 substitutes)
  • Each team may have one coach 
  • Goalies must wear a helmet in all divisions 
  • Full set of rules can be found here

Free Agents

Players are allowed to register as individuals if they do not have a team to participate on. If there are enough free agents, a free agent team will be created. The Bay State Games will do everything possible to place players on a team. However, free agents are not guaranteed participation in the tournament. 

If you are interested in being a free agent or are a team in need to players to fill out your roster, please email info@baystategames.org

Format 

  • Each division is divided into pools
  • In each division pool winners advance to the championship round 
  • Team play round robin in their pool for a minimum of three games
  • All games are 25 minutes, running time
  • All athletes enter as a team; free agents may register through emailing info@baystategames.org
  • Bay State Games can adjust the format based upon the number of teams entered

Schedule 

A detailed schedule will be available once all teams have registered for the tournament. 

Participation in the Nutmeg Games (CT)

Beginning in 2019, the Bay State Games is sharing a reciprocal relationship with the Nutmeg Games in Connecticut where teams from the Bay State Games 6v6 Field Hockey tournmaent may participate in the Nutmeg Games and teams from the Nutmeg Games in Bay State Games. For more information, please email info@baystategames.org

Massachusetts Amateur Sports Foundation

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