Minor Development League 2011-2012
Important Play-off and Play-down
Format, Rules and Information
All teams will compete in a Round Robin series to determine the top four (4) teams. The top four
teams will play a 2 of 3 (4 point) Semi Final
First vs. Fourth and Second vs. Third from March 19th-25th.
The two winner advance to Finals March 26th-April 1st
Sudden Victory Overtime will be played in Semi-Finals and Finals – 5 minutes unless it is
a deciding game where both teams are in a position to win the series.
No Overtime in Play-off Round Robin Play
Teams will be allowed a 30 second time out in Semi-Final and Finals
No Time-outs in Play-off Round Robin Play
Minor Development West
Regular Season standings will be used as the first tie breaker after Round Robin play.
Points from Regular Season are not carried over to playoff round.
Example - Oakridge and West tie for 4th after Round Robin. West finished higher in
Regular Season and would advance to Semi vs. 1st Place team. Oakridge would be
Midget MD will play 3 games against each opponent for a total of 6 games. The first
place team will earn an automatic bye to the finals of the MD Midget Championship.
The Second and Third place seeds will play a 2 of 3 Semi-Final the winner to meet the
First place Finisher
The Third place finisher will gain a birth to the MD West Tier 11 Championships.
It has been tabled until January 28th to determine what Tier the MD West Finalist will
The winner of the MD West will participate in the MD Tier 1 Championships