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FALL PLAYOFF GUIDELINES
09/25/2018
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FALL 2018 CALENDAR
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AGE GROUPS AND ROSTER SIZE
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FALL PLAYOFF GUIDELINES

SWD Playoff Guidelines Fall 2018 November 10 & 11

New this season:

Semi finals will be played at the home field of the 1st and 2nd place teams.  1st plays 4th place; 2nd plays 3rd place.  In the event a 1st or 2nd place team cannot host, the respective opponent will host.  Referees will be assigned by the host club's local assignor and fees to be shared as outlined below.

Finals will be played at neutral sites.  Referees to be assigned by the district.

 

Host Locations for FINALS ONLY

U-11    Girls         Westport        Wakeman A  A @ 10:00,  B @ 11:30,  C1 @  1:00,  C2 @ 2:30

                       

U-11    Boys        Ridgefield    Scotts Ridge MS     Field 1:  A @ 12:00,  C @ 2:00  

                                                                                 Field 2:  B @ 12:00,  D @ 2:00                  

 

U-12    Girls         Norwalk (NCSC) - Flax Hill      B1 @ 10:00,  B2 @ 11:30,  C @ 1:00                     

 

U-12    Boys         Weston      Morehouse Field 4             @ 12:30,    @ 2:00,    @ 3:30                         

 

U-13    Girls         Darien        HS Oval Turf         Girls @ 12:00                                    

U-13    Boys         Darien        HS Upper Oval Turf      A @ 12:00,  B @ 2:00                                          

 

U-14/15    Girls    Fairfield       Tomlinson MS   A @ 10:00,  B @ 12:00,  C @ 2:00

                      

U-14/15    Boys    Norwalk (NJSA)   Nathan Hale Lower   A @ 12:00, B @ 2:00, C @ 4:00 (lighted)                    

 

SWD League rosters U11 and older will be frozen on October 26, 2017.

Saturday Games/Semi-Finals

For U11 & U12; two 30 minute halves, if tied two 10 minute overtime periods, if tied kicks from the mark. The higher seeded team is the home team.
For U13 & U15; two 35 minute halves, if tied two 10 minute overtime periods, if tied kicks from the mark. The higher seeded team is the home team.

Sunday Games/Finals
For U11 & U12; two 30 minute halves, if tied co-champions are declared. NO overtime or kicks from the mark. The higher seeded team is the home team.
For U13 & U15; two 40 minute halves, if tied co-champions are declared.
NO overtime or kicks from the mark. The higher seeded team is the home team.

Referees

Referee fees are shared by both teams playing.


For U11 & U12; $65.00 for center referees and $45.00 for assistant referees, $77.50 per team.

For U13 & U15; $70.00 for center referees and $50.00 for assistant referees, $85.00 per team.

The rate is the same for all games. Host clubs may assign a fourth official if they wish, the host club pays for the fourth official. Referees will be paid on the field and no later than half-time.

Format

Each travel division in a league (U11 and up) shall conduct playoffs in the fall season. The top four teams in each division will enter the playoffs. The following format for the playoffs will be used: semifinals 1v4, 2v3; the winners proceed to the finals.  Trophies will be awarded to the finalists. All protests will follow the SWD protest guidelines which are on the SWD website. Issues that arise before the game is played will go to the Playoff Committee. SCORES SHOULD BE SENT TO THE LEAGUE COMMISSIONER UPON COMPLETION OF THE MATCH BY BOTH TEAMS.

Playoff Committee:

Bob Pepi - Chair

Bob Fosina
Lori Lewis

Items of note:

  •   If the referee terminates a semi-final match due to weather or darkness, the semi final game will be played Sunday (in place of the final) and the final will be rescheduled. Terminated matches must be replayed in their entirety.

  •   Remind teams to bring money, alternate jerseys and game balls to the field.

  •   The matches are all posted on the web site (please verify accuracy as alway


by posted 09/25/2018
FALL 2018 CALENDAR

CALENDAR FOR THE FALL SEASON

August

16 - SWD Meeting

19 - SWD Travel League Entries Deadline. Entries received after this date are assessed $100.00 per team. (three weeks prior to season opening)

26 - SWD Travel League Brackets announced. Entries received/withdrawn after this date are assessed $200 per team. (two weeks prior to season opening)

27- Rec. Plus Entries Deadline

27 through September 2 - SWD Travel Schedules posted

31 - Early entry deadline for CT Cup.  3:00 PM.

September

7 - Entry deadline (final) for CT Cup.  3:00 PM.

8 – Rec. Plus schedules published

9 - SWD Travel Season Starts

15 - Rec. Plus Season Starts

20 - SWD Meeting

October

6 to 8  – Columbus Day Weekend no travel games scheduled

18  17 (Wednesday) - SWD Meeting

26 - Travel Rosters Frozen for SWD Playoffs

November

4 - SWD Travel Season ends (8 games)

17 - Rec. Plus Season Ends (9 games)

10 and 11 - SWD Playoffs – venues needed (make-up dates Nov 17 and 18)

15 - SWD Meeting

December

20 – SWD Meeting  


by posted 07/26/2018
AGE GROUPS AND ROSTER SIZE

HERE ARE THE CLASSIC TRAVEL AGE GROUPINGS AND MAXIMUM ROSTER SIZE FOR 2018-19.

(PREMIER TEAMS MAY BE DIFFERENT)

CJSA Age Groups 2018-19

League

Year

of Birth

Max

Roster

Players

Game

Length 

         
U8 2011   6 4 v 4 4 x 10
U9 2010 12 7 v 7 2 x 25
U10 2009 12 7 v 7 2 x 25
U11 2008 16 9 v 9 2 x 30
U12 2007 16 9 v 9 2 x 30
U13 2006 25 11 v 11 2 x 40
U14 - U15 2005 & 2004 25 11 v 11 2 x 40
U16 2003 25 11 v 11 2 x 45
U17 2002 25 11 v 11 2 x 45
U18 2001 25 11 v 11 2 x 45
U19 2000 25 11 v 11 2 x 45
U20 1999 25 11 v 11 2 x 45
         

 


by posted 06/28/2018