SPRING 2011 FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE 9 weeks (Ages 18 & older) Leagues for all abilities. Come join us for the best football action in town. Registration Closes: March 9th - Late registration March 16th League Dates: March 20th - May 22nd Tournament Dates: May 15th and 22nd (No League play on May 8th) Registration Fee: $700/ team - Late registration fee: $750/ team Game Times: Games begin at 8AM and run every 1:15min Location: Dwight Merkel Sports Complex & Joe Albi Stadium Roster Due: Roster can be entered directly in the Spokane Flag Football League Facebook page or brought to the Captains/ Coaches meeting on 3/9. Player Cards: By week 3 (4/3) all players must have a player card done. We will set up a station at Dwight Merkel on 3/20, 3/27, and 4/3 and every player has to stop by to get the player card done. On 4/10 refs will be checking on player cards: no card, no play. Captains and Coaches Mandatory Meeting: Captains and Coaches mandatory meeting on Wednesday, March 9th at 6:30 PM at the Heroes & Legends (825 W Riverside Ave). FLAG FOOTBALL CLASSIFICATION SHEET TEAM NAME ______________________________________________________________ TEAM CAPTAIN __________________________________________________________ HAS THIS TEAM PLAYED IN CITY LEAGUES BEFORE?______________________________ IF SO, WHEN / LATEST YEAR? ____________________________________________________ WHAT WAS TEAM NAME THEN? ___________________________________________________ WHAT LEAGUE WAS TEAM IN?_________ WHAT WAS TEAM'S RECORD?_____________ WHAT LEAGUE DO YOU FEEL YOUR TEAM BELONGS IN? (List 1st, 2nd, 3rd choices) LEAGUE – 1st Choice A_____ B_____ C____ D LEAGUE – 2nd Choice A_____ B_____ C____ D Please NO SANDBAGGING! If you are the current regular season league champion for your league with 3 losses or less in the season, please register for the next league up or you will be moved automatically. We cannot guarantee that your team will be placed into a particular league. Players may play in more than one team in the Spring ONLY if he is playing up from his regular Fall league team or down one league. No regular A league players in C or D leagues. IF YOU WILL ONLY ACCEPT A CERTAIN LEAGUE, PLEASE LIST IT ON THE LINE BELOW, UNDERSTANDING THAT IT MIGHT NOT BE POSSIBLE TO PLACE YOUR TEAM. FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYER CODE OF CONDUCT - Spring 2011 Participants in our city wide adult sports program are held to a standard of behavior. The league director (Adriano Eva) is responsible for administering these standards based on incident report filled by the referee. A “0” tolerance policy has been instituted for unsportsmanlike behavior in our programs. Below is a list of areas of concern and the penalties that accompany them. This is to be used as a guideline, however under special circumstances, the league director has the right to change, modify, or adapt these offenses or penalties as needed keeping the best interest of the Flag Football League in mind. OFFENSE MINIMUM PENALTY MAXIMUM PENALTY Physical Assault of another player, referee, 1 year suspension and criminal charges Lifetime suspension and criminal charges. supervisor, Parks employee Fighting or any physical threat or abuse of Suspension from remainder of league. another player, spectator, coach, or city Lifetime suspension, possible criminal charges. No less than five games. employee. Rough Tactics (Deemed by Referees) Ejection from game, 8 day suspension. Remainder of League Leaving sideline during an altercation Player Ejected 1 year suspension Verbal Abuse /Taunting /Inappropriate language Ejection from game, 8 day suspension. Remainder of League, minimum 3 games. Refusal to obey official’s decision Ejection from game, 8 day suspension Remainder of League Alcohol or substance abuse Forfeiture of game, 8 day suspension of player and coach. 1 year suspension from City programs. Forfeiture of game, 15 day suspension to coach/ captain Forfeiture of game, 16 day suspension to player and Illegal Players (not on roster, no player card) and 8 day suspension to player. coach. ATTENTION: The team Captain (s) or Coach (es) will sign the 2011 Player Code of Conduct at the March 9th meeting. As a Player/ Coach/ Captain, I hereby accept, acknowledge, and understand the “PLAYER CODE OF CONDUCT” in its entirety. I understand that all players on my roster are expected to abide by the SPRD Flag Football League’s standards of sportsmanship and are subject to the penalties of this contract. I agree that my team will abide by the “PLAYER CODE OF CONDUCT” in its entirety and vow to adhere by these rules, accepting the penalties and probations as it so may be. I also agree that it is my responsibility to educate the players on my team’s roster about the “0” tolerance policy for unsportsmanlike behavior, and the penalties and consequences as described in the Player Code of Conduct. Team name: ________________ Captain’s Name: ______________________ Signature: __________________ Date: _________ FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE Team Name: Season: Spring 2011 INDEMNITY AGREEMENT: *** We the undersigned hereby, separately, for their heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all rights and claims that may be had or might arise against the City of Spokane, Department of Parks and Recreation, affiliated Officials Associations, School District #81, agents or representatives for any and all losses suffered by the said undersigned while competing in or in connection with the programs sponsored or co-sponsored by the City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Department.*** For public purposes, I give permission to use any photo or video taken during the activity. [SIGNATURE ON ROSTER INDICATES THAT PLAYER HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD INDEMNITY AGREEMENT AND RULES] MUST BE FULLY COMPLETED! TEAM CAPTAIN COACH/TEAM CAPTAIN AGE PHONE E-MAIL SIGNATURE 1. PLAYER’S NAMES PLAYER (Print Legibly) AGE PHONE E-MAIL SIGNATURES 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16 17. 18.