Rules

Updated Friday September 7, 2018 by Clarkstown Soccer.

Below are the rules for the Fall Intramural season.  Please note one major change as to the number of players on the field

 Fall Season  Rules

Age Group  # of Players on the Field Game Length Throw in Corner Kicks Heading sliding  Offsides
Kindergarten   3 v 3  (No Goalies)  2 x 14min halfs Kick in No No No No
1st Grade   4 v 4  (No Goalies)  2 x 14min halfs Kick in Yes No No No
2nd Grade   7 v 7  (6 + Goalie) 4 x 12 min quarters Yes Yes No No No
3rd Grade   7 v 7  (6 + Goalie) 4 x 12 min quarters Yes Yes No No No
4th Grade   9 v 9  (8 + Goalie) 2 x 25 min halfs Yes Yes No No Yes
5th - 6th   9 v 9 (8 + Goalie) 2 x 30 min halfs Yes Yes No No Yes
7th - HS 11 v 11 (10+Goalie) 2 x 30 min halfs Yes Yes Yes No No

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please note the change in number is players is following the US Youth Soccer Gudie lines.  With a smaller player to ball ratio it gives players more chances to touch the ball during the game and to development into a better player.

Clarkstown Soccer Club - Rule Book Coming Soon. 

 

 

Clarkstown Soccer Club Zero Tolerance Policy

All individuals responsible for a team and all spectators shall support the referee. Failure to do so will undermine the referee’s authority and has the potential of creating a hostile environment for the players, the referee, and all the other participants and spectators.

Consequently, Clarkstown Soccer Club has adopted and modified the following rules:

  1. No one, except the players, is to speak to the referee during or after the game. Exceptions: Coaches may ask questions before the game, call for substitutions and point out emergencies during the game, or respond to the referee if addressed.
  2. Absolutely no disputing calls, during or after the game, no remarks to the referee to watch certain players or attend to rough play. NO YELLING at the referee, EVER, and no criticism, sarcasm, harassment, intimidation, or feedback of any kind during or after the game.
  3. Violators may be ejected  and are subject to disciplinary action by the Clarkstown Sportsmanship Review Committee and can be subspended for any given lenght of time 
  4. If coaches or spectators have questions regarding particular calls, rules, or a referee, or wish to give feedback regarding a referee, please contact the Clarkstown soccer club referee’s coordinator for the game in question