201 - Membership
Membership shall consist of Officers (Executive Board), Chairpersons,
Coaches, Assistant Coaches, and Players and Parents of the League.
SECTION 202 - League Divisions
Shrimp Pre-K Co-ed
9th - 12th
SECTION 203 - Length of Seasons
The length of the season shall be determined
by the League's Executive Board. Depending on registration,
Divisions may be further divided into Conferences according
to single grade level as determined by the League's Executive
Board. If there are less than twelve teams in a Division,
that Division must play as one Division a minimum of eight
games. If there are twelve teams or more in a Division, that
Division must play as two or more Conferences. The Conferences
may not interplay.
SECTION 204 - Players' Eligibility
A player must be properly registered in order
to practice or play. Team rosters distributed at the Coaches'
meeting may only be changed by the Vice President - Girls/Boys,
respectively. A PLAYER ATTACHED WITH A TRAVELING TEAM/LEAGUE IS INELIGIBLE TO PLAY IN NORTHPORT YOUTH CENTER SOCCER LEAGUE. No player may play lower than his/her
grade level unless he/she has a physical handicap. A written
request to do so must be submitted by the parent or guardian
to the Division Chairperson and the Vice President of Administration
at least five (5) days prior to any League game in which the
player would participate. The Executive Board will evaluate
and decide all cases on the players' respective merit.
All other exceptions will be reviewed by
the Executive Board. The Executive Board's decision is final.
Failure to adhere to the above will result in forfeiture of
all games in which the player participated.
SECTION 205 - Team
Teams will be made up by a division chairperson to the best of their ability. If a division has multiple grades those teams will be made up equally with each grade.
Up to seventeen (17) players will be assigned
to each team except Shrimp Division teams, which will be limited
to thirteen (13) players and Senior co-ed teams to be determined
by the Board according to enrollment.
When a team has placed in a Division two (2) consecutive
seasons, the team will be broken up.
A team will be considered the same when six (6) or more
players are placed on the same team for two (2) or more