Field Hockey Leagues

Weather Line: (302) 736-7155

medFH_Pic_3.jpg 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, the new Dover High School Stadium and the "Old" Dover High School 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.

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2019 Summer Field Hockey Leagues

Completed and signed rosters and waivers are due by May 31
Click here for: Roster Waiver

NOTICE:  All Women's Field Hockey League Teams
Due to a shortage of officials, all games scheduled for Sunday, July 21
have been rescheduled for Sunday, July 28. 
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Women's League

Team Entry Fee: $555 (due by May 15)
Schedule: 12 Game Schedule, plus Playoffs for qualifying teams
Game Location:  Schutte Park & old Dover High School 
Game Days:  Wednesdays &/or Sundays
Start Date:  June 5 
Rules: International Hockey Federation rules with some local modifications will govern play.
Waivers: Players under the age of 18, must have their parent or legal guardian complete a waiver form.
Eligibility: In order to participate in the Women's Adult League, the participant must be out of high school eligibility.

High School League

Team Entry Fee: $395 (due by May 15)
Schedule:  8 Game Schedule, no playoffs
Game Location: Dover High School
Game Days: Monday &/or Thursday
Start Date:  June 3
Rules: High School Federation rules with some local modifications will govern play.
Waivers: Teams must submit completed waivers by parent/legal guardian for each player on the roster.
Eligibility: In order to participate in the High School Field Hockey League, one must be in grades 9-12 in the upcoming 2019-20 school year.
Back Ground Checks: All High School League team coaches are required to submit paperwork for a background check no later than May 29.  Forms are available below under the "Smart Whistles Program".

Middle School League

Team Entry Fee: $300  (Due by May 22, League is limited to the first six (6) teams registered)
Schedule:  6 Game Schedule, no playoffs
Game Location: old Dover High School
Game Days :  Thursdays
Start Date:  June 13  
Rules: High School Federation rules with some local modifications will govern play.
Waivers: Teams must submit completed waivers by parent/legal guardian for each player on the roster.
Eligibility: In order to participate in the Middle School Field Hockey League, one must be in grades 6-8 in the upcoming 2019-20 school year.
Back Ground Checks: All Middle School League team coaches are required to submit paperwork for a background check no later than May 29. . Forms are available below under the "Smart Whistles Program".

Co-Ed Adult League

Team Entry Fee: $300  (Due by May 22)
Schedule:  6 Game Schedule, no playoffs
Game Location: old Dover High School
Game Days:  Mondays
Start Date:  June 10
Rules: International Hockey Federation rules with some local modifications will govern play.
   -        No More than 5 male participants allowed on the field at any time.
   -        A minimum of 3 male participants are required on the field at all times.



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

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Volunteer Background Check Form


League By-Laws: medindoorfield_hockey_game_pic.jpg

2018-19 Indoor Field Hockey By-Laws

2018 Women's Summer By-Laws

2018 Adult Co-Ed Summer By-Laws

2018 High School / Middle School Summer By-Laws 


Forms:

Waiver Form For Participants Under 18

Outdoor League Roster Form

Indoor League Roster Form


Links to Rule Books:

FIH Indoor Leagues:  Link to download FIH Rulebook

FIH Adult League (outdoor): Link to download FIH Rulebook

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

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Weather Cancellation Information Line:

Call 736-7155 when weather conditions have you wondering if games have been postponed.