Field Hockey Leagues

Welcome to the City of Dover Parks & Recreation’s

Field Hockey League Website

 Weather Line: (302) 736-7155

League Coordinator: Steve Pickering
(302) 736-7095

 

We offer two seasons of field hockey league play. Our summer league
begins play in June and runs through August with games being played
at the Schutte Park complex as well as the Dover HS Stadium.

Summer Leagues include:  Women's Adult League, High School
League, Middle School League and Adult Co-Ed League

In the winter we offer our indoor league play at the John W. Pitts
Recreation Center. Competition begins in December and runs into

March when we crown our champions. The Pitts Center features

two courts for continuous play.

Winter Leagues include: Women's Adult League, Co-Ed Adult League, High School League, and Middle School League.


 

2014 WINTER INDOOR FIELD HOCKEY LEAGUES

Women’s Indoor Field Hockey League

Season will consist of a 10 game schedule and single elimination playoffs.  Required equipment: mouth guard, shin guards, indoor sticks (or covered) and non-marking court shoes.  Roster limit of 10 players.  Fees and roster are due by November 23.  New - Paid teams will receive a preseason practice time slot (55 minutes) on Sunday, November 30th.

    Days:  Sundays             Dates:  Dec 7-Mar 1            Location:  Pitts Center Gym             Team Entry Fee:  $340

 

High School Indoor Field Hockey League

Season will consist of an 8 game schedule and single elimination playoffs.  Required equipment: mouth guard, shin guards, indoor sticks (or covered) and non-marking court shoes.  Fees and roster are due by November 23.  New - Paid teams will receive a preseason practice time slot (55 minutes) on Sunday, November 30th.

    Days:  Sundays             Dates:  Dec 7-Feb 15            Location:  Pitts Center Gym             Team Entry Fee:  $275

 

Adult Co-Ed Indoor Field Hockey League

Season will consist of an 8 game schedule.  Required equipment: mouth guard, shin guards, indoor sticks (or covered) and non-marking court shoes.  Fees and roster are due by November 23.  New - Paid teams will receive a preseason practice time slot (55 minutes) on Sunday, November 30th.

    Days:  Sundays             Dates:  Dec 7-Feb 1            Location:  Pitts Center Gym             Team Entry Fee:  $250

 

Middle School Indoor Field Hockey League

Season will consist of a 6 game schedule.  Required equipment: mouth guard, shin guards, indoor sticks (or covered) and non-marking court shoes.  Fees and roster are due by December 19.

    Days:  Saturdays             Dates:  Jan 10-Feb 28            Location:  Pitts Center Gym             Team Entry Fee:  $215

 

PLEASE NOTE OUR NEW BAG POLICY:

Bags are not permitted to be carried into the gym, this includes all activities, classes and leagues.  Bags must be placed in a locker (bring a lock) or left in your vehicle.  Bags may not be left on the lobby or restroom floors at any time.  Bags are defined at the discretion of facility staff and include backpacks, gym bags, large purses, grocery bags and coolers.


 

SMART WHISTLES PROGRAM
All Volunteer Youth Coaches Must Undergo a Background Check


As part of our assurance to quality programming and to keep our children safe, we require all volunteers to undergo a background check. Protecting our children is paramount to us and we know you as well. The forms below are the first two steps in becoming a volunteer in our programs.  All information is confidential.
 

Automatic Disqualifiers For Youth Sports Volunteers

Volunteer/Background Check Form
 

Questions please contact Steve Pickering at (302) 674-7541

 

 

Click this link to view our Past League Champions

 

To view the League By-Laws, select from below:

       2014 Women's Field Hockey League By-Laws

       2014 Adult Co-Ed Field Hockey League By-Laws

       2014 High School Field Hockey League By-Laws

       2013-14 Indoor Field Hockey League By-Laws   2014-15 By-Laws coming soon

 

Forms:

     Middle School / High School Waiver/Release Form

     Indoor League Roster Form

 

Links to Rules:

Indoor Leagues:       2015 F.I.H. (Indoor Field Hockey) Rules

High School League (outdoor):      https://nfhs-fieldhockey.arbitersports.com/front/105408/Site/Area/Field-Hockey-Rules-Information

                           Note:  NFHS rule books are available for sale as e-books on Amazon and iTunes

Adult League (outdoor):     2013 F.I.H. (Outdoor) Rules

 

 

 

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