FIELD ASSIGNMENTS FOR SECTIONAL CONTESTS

**THE SECTION V SOCCER COMMITTEE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SCHEDULE GAMES

 

FIELD ASSIGNMENTS:

                A. Game assignments are the direct responsibility of the league coordinators.

            B. Failure to return the Field Designation/Availability Form by the designated

            date will result in the loss of your right to home games in quarterfinal and pre-quarterfinal rounds.

C.  Mileage will be determined by Section V guidelines.

 

MINIMUM FIELD STANDARDS:

          A. LENGTH.....110 Yard Minimum    WIDTH........68 Yard Minimum

B. GOAL POSTS         Soccer only goal posts must be used. 

Combination soccer/football posts are unacceptable

          C. CROWD CONTROL Efficient crowd control must be met.

        Admission must be charged.

        Spectators must be kept back from the field and away from team areas.

                D. SURFACE  Every effort will be made to use fields of championship quality.

 

PRE-QUARTERFINAL AND QUARTERFINAL FIELD ASSIGNMENTS

*(If the mileage exceeds 75 miles, the visiting team may petition the sports committee to play the following day.  Final decision rests with the committee)        

*It is the responsibility of each individual school to receive permission for use prior to naming a designated home field    

 

SEMI FINAL & FINALS:

1.Scheduling games on lighted fields

2.Scheduling semifinal double headers.

*(For semis and finals, any site including predetermined sties may be appealed individually or jointly to the respective sports committee for a change of venue. Final decision for such a request rests with the sports committee.  It is recommended by the Executive Committee that joint appeals by honored except when extenuating circumstances exist)

 

IV. SCHOOLS PLAYING AT THEIR OWN FIELD:

             Section V will pay only the cost of supervision and officials.

           Schools that host a Sectional game MUST CHARGE ADMISSION!!