Tournament

DATE: May 19 & 20, 2018
LOCATION: University of Delaware Gold Arena (behind Fred Rust Arena)
ADDRESS: 547 S College Ave, Newark DE 19716
COST: $767 (4 game minimum)
FORMAT: Co-rec – One female runner per team on the ice at all times.

All teams will play a minimum of four games; three of which will be during Saturday pool play with the fourth being a Sunday playoff game. Each game will consist of two, 18-minute, stop time periods. Pool games will be allowed to end in a tie. If needed, playoff games will go to overtime/shootout. The first overtime period (5-minutes) will be played 4-on-4 with goalies; first goal wins. If the game remains tied, overtime shall continue 4-on-4 without goalies. If no winner has been determined within a reasonable amount of time the game will be decided by shootout. All other USA Broomball rules apply.

Six-team Tournament Schedule: Non-elimination games will start at 10:10 AM Saturday 19-May and end by 6:50 PM. Play will resume with single-elimination playoff games 11:55 AM Sunday 20-May with games wrapping up as early as 5:25 PM and as late as 6:55 PM (dependent on overtime).

Eight-team tournament schedule: Non-elimination games will start at 10:10 AM Saturday 19-May and end by 9:35 PM. Teams will be split into an “early” and “late” division. The early division will play between 10:10 AM and 7:45 PM while the late division will play between 12:00 PM and 9:35 PM. Play will resume with single-elimination playoff games 11:55 AM Sunday 20-May with games wrapping up as early as 7:25 PM and as late as 9:55 PM (dependent on overtime).

USA Broomball Rules apply with the following:
-Rosters will be frozen at the start of the tournament.
-Teams will be limited to two (2) A-level players who have played USA Broomball more than once since 1-Jan-16.
-If a team registers as A-level for, or makes the A-level playoffs of, either the North American/Midwest or USA National Championship any player on the roster will be considered A-level for the First State Broomball Tournament.

For more information, email firststatebroomball@gmail.com. Registration is currently open.

HOTEL
Red Roof Inn – 119 South College Avenue, Newark DE 19713 – (302) 368-8521
$59+tax King, $62+tax (2) Queen, $69+tax Suite, call to book, ask for broomball rate