Upcoming Green Country Events:
14U - Monday
12U - Tuesday
10U - Thursday
8U - Friday
10U Baseball Mon. & Thur.
13U Baseball Tues & Fri.
C.P. on Mon. & Sat.
14U Softall on Saturday
T-Ball on Mon., Tues., Thurs., & Fri.
2010 PARC Season Begins on May 3rd.
AR/OK River Valley League Football Rules
A. Pony Team: 3rd & 4th grades, cannot be 11 before Sept. 1st.
B. Midget Team: 5th & 6th grades, cannot be 13 before Sept. 1st; absolutely no 7th graders allowed.
All 5th graders must play on Midget team.
C. Each team must have in their possession age verification during all league & playoff games. Copy of birth certificate shall be kept in suitable binder and filed either alphabetically or numerically. Birth cards are acceptable.
D. Each team must provide a team roster to the league committee chariman before the first game. Roster must inclued each player's name, date of birth & jersey number. Team will forfeit if not completed by first game.
E. Mouth guard & complete pads are to be worn at all times. Mouth guard must be attached to the helmet face mask.
F. Only junior size fottballs will be used. Example: Wilson TDJ
G. Players must remain inside the sideline box during play. All coaches must remian on the sideline behind the 2yd. line.
H. Maximum of five coaches on sideline during any game.
Coaches shall conduct themselves in a sportsmanlike manner before, during and after games. Any incident shall be reported to the committee chairman within 24 hours of game completion. Multiple incidents could result in the accused coaches suspension for the rest of the season.
1. Midget "B" game: One coach will be allowed in the offensive huddle.
2. Pony "B" game: One coach will be allowed in the offensive & defensive huddle
3. One coach is allowed in the huddle during any timeout.
Length of Games:
A. Pony "B" Game: Two 20 minute halves; 5 minute halftime
B. Pony "A" & Midget "A": 7 minute quarters; 10 minute halftime; 10 minute between games.
C. Pony "A" & Midget "A" will use high school timing & rules.
D. In event of a tie, all Pony "A" & Midget "A" conference games will be decided in an overtime, as per high school rules.
E. Their will be no overtime in any "B" game.
F. 25 second play clock are to be utilized during "A" games.
G. Each team will have three one minute timeouts per half.
H. The home team will provide two OSSAA sancitoned officials fo all "A" games. During "B" games a coach from either sideline may be used in lieu of sanction officials.
I. The league committee will select officials for championship games.
A. All games will start no early than 4:30 p.m. unless a mutual agreement has been made between the head coaches to start at an early time.
B. All games will be played on Saturday unless a mutual decision between the two teams involved is agree upon.
C. Home team is to make decision on threatening weather. The decision is to be made as quickly as possible to prevent unnecessary travel. Once the team has arrived at the stadium, the decesion will lie in the hands of the head official. If game is called, it will be rescheduled as soon as possible and replayed from the start.
D. Pony "A" & Midget "A" games: on 4th down you may either punt the football or go for a first down. There will be no declared punts. All punts, extra points, and field goals tries are live.
E. Pony "B" games: Nothing inside the 20 yard line.
F. In the event of a tie in conference standings at the end of conference play, head to head match-up will determine conference champion. In event of a 3-way tie, representatives from each team will meet with the committee chairman and a witness for a coin toss, odd man out will be conference champion.
The top 4 teams from each conference will compete for the league title.
Excessive Scoring (Running Up The Score)
Accusing coach must report incident to committee chariman within 24 hours of completion of game. The committee will conduct investigation to determine if the accused team is guilty.
A. 1st offense: Reprimand from the league
B. 2nd offense: Forfeiture of game
C. 3rd offense: Forfeiture of game an loss of playoff eligibility
D. 4th offense: Team will be placed on 1 year probation and/or suspension of coach for 1 year.
Suggested admission to be posted as:
Donations only are in effect are to be clearly posted. No one is to be denied admission.
Prostest A Suspected Illegal Player
A. Protest to the opposing coach immediately following the game.
B. Opposing coach will immediately provide a copy of the protested players birth certificate from age verification folder.
C. If age verification is not immediately provided, the protesting coach will file an official league protest to a league committee member within 24 hours of game completion. Protesting coach will provide the suspected players name, jersey number, and any other applicable information to the committee member. The suspected team will have 24 hours to provided adequate age verification to the league committee. Faliure to do so will result in forfeiture of game.
The league will be policed by a 5 member committee:
A. Each committee member will be elected by league members and will serve a 2 year term.
B. A league chairman will be elected from the 5 committee members.
C. Each committee member will have one vote.
D. A committee member may serve as many times or as long as they wish provided they are re-elected by league members.
E. No committee membes will be allowed to vote on matters concerning their hometown. A non-biased alternate will be selected by the remaining committee members.
Coach must report any player not residing in that town or enrolled in town school district to the committee along with players date of birth and reason for the players move.
Reporting Game Results
Game results must be turned in to committee chairman by the home team within 24 hours of games completion. Failure to do so will result in the home teams forfeiture of the game.