Wednesday, January 29, 2014 11:45:47 PM
Playoff Info

1. Playoff Start date---Double elimination Tourney Mar 24th

Playoff Format

-All teams start in B1 or C1

-Win you move on in the bracket

-1st loss move down into B2 or C2

-2nd loss you are eliminated

Finals---Winners of B1/B2 (Apr 9th 730pm), and C1/C2 (Apr 9th 6:00pm) will play in the final. New for this year, winners of B2 and C2 division must win 2 games in the final to be crowned the champion Winners of B1 and C1 only have to win 1 game. If B2 wins game #1 their will be a second game played (Apr 9th 10:30pm.) If C2 wins game #1 their will be a second game (Apr 9th 9:00pm)

2. Regular Season Tiebreakers

a) head-to-head record against the team(s) you are tied with;

b) most wins;

c) goal differential (goals for minus goals against);

d) least goals against;

e) least penalty minutes (average per game);

f) coin toss.

3.Playoff eligibility Requirements

a. Players must have submitted a waiver,

b. Played one game prior to December 1st

c. Be on the teams CARHA insurance form (as a regular or half season)

d. Have played at least 10 games

---Each team is permitted to register a maximum of 18 players (including goaltenders) on their roster, any additional players teams will be charged an extra $28 per player

Playoff eligibility---Spare Goaltenders

In the playoffs, a team may enlist any playoff eligible goaltender as a spare so long as they are currently registered with another CUCHL team. The spare goaltender can only be used by the team if their full-time (or eligible backup) goaltender is unavailable, and approval is received from the league. Any goaltender that qualifies for playoffs on two teams in different divisions is eligible to play on both teams, assuming eligibility requirements are met on both teams.

3.Player eligibility

PLAYOFF ELIGIBILITY IS RESTRICTED TO ONE CUCHL DIVISION (Except Goalies). For players skating with more than one team, the highest division they are participating in will be used to determine eligibility (e.g. a player that plays for an ‘B’ team and a ‘C’ team will be restricted to the ‘B’ team roster during the playoffs, assuming conditions of rule 2.2 are met).

4.Overtime Format


Period 3---5 minutes (stop time)---3 on 3 + goaltender

Period 4---shootout---3 shooters


Period 3 10 minutes (stop time) 5 on 5 sudden victory

Period 4 10 minutes (stop time) 4 on 4 sudden victory

Period 5 10 minutes (stop time) 3 on 3 sudden victory

Period 6 shootout---3 shooters

5.Playoff Forfeits

---Any team forfeiting there playoff game will be responsible for the Forfeit Fee of $80 which must be paid before their next game