The Five Most Important IM PoliciesMANAGERSMEETING Game time is forfeit time Only a team’s captain may confer with the officials No ID, No Play, No Exceptions Roster additions must be completed before 5pm the day of the game Regular season games will not be rescheduled
Roles and Duties of Intramural Team ManagersMANAGERSMEETING Be responsible for your actions and the actions of all your teammates Understand all the relevant intramural policies and rules as found in theIntramural Handbook. To communicate all these policies and rules to your teammates Inform any ejected players that they need to leave the facility andhow they will be reinstated
Player EligibilityMANAGERSMEETING All registered students are eligible to playUndergraduate, graduate and law students Players may only play on one 1 team per semesterOne team in each sport in each division (1 open and 1 co-rec) Club Sport Rules: Only three club sport players may be on a single team rosterEx-Varsity Athletes:must sit out a year and a team can only have one on a team
Roster AdditionsMANAGERSMEETING All roster additions must be done online by 3:00pm the day of the gameFor weekend games, players must be added by 3:00pm FridayOnline form is at www.campusrec.neu.edu/intramurals/rosterAdd.php Drop players online using the player removal formYou may not drop a player who has already played on your team Online rosters:Found at www.campusrec.neu.edu/intramurals/rosterAdd.phpList indicates the players on the team and players not eligible for play
The Captain’s RuleMANAGERSMEETINGOnly the captain may clarify calls with the officialsIf the team has questions or issues, they need to direct them through theCaptain to the officialsCaptain may question rule interpretations but not judgment callsPlayers who are not the Captain who argue or question the officials willreceive an unsportsmanlike penalty
The Intramural Manager’s HandbookMANAGERSMEETING Can be found online in the Manager’s Information section of the websiteManager must know all relevant policies and communicate them totheir team Especially important are the policies regarding sportsmanship andejectionsNote that 3 unsportsmanlike penalties will end a contest in forfeitFighting/taunting or specific violations of the code of conduct will result in a forfeit
Jewelry PolicyMANAGERSMEETING Jewelry is not allowed to be worn by any intramural sports participants If a player is found to be wearing jewelry during a game they will beassessed an unsportsmanlike penalty Exceptions: religious and medical itemsMust be approved by the Director of Spiritual Life and the Intramural Directorat least 5 days prior to the scheduled contest.
The Regular SeasonMANAGERSMEETING Regular season games will not be rescheduled Losing By Default:If a team can not play and contacts the intramural department to indicate this, they willloose by defaultTeam will not lose the forfeit bondMust be made 24 hours in advance via emailPlayoffs:Usually the top two teams of each league will advance to the playoffsIf two teams are tied in the standings the following will be used to determine who willadvance:SportsmanshipForfeited gamesHead to head recordPoint differentialIf there is still a tie, a coin toss will determine the winner
ForfeitsMANAGERSMEETING All teams must pay a $20 forfeit bond Teams will lose $10 for every forfeit 2 team forfeits will result in the team being removed from the leagueand total loss of the forfeit bond Unused bonds will be refunded 2-3 weeks after the conclusionof the season Game time is forfeit timeIt is recommended that teams show up 15 minutes before game time to avoid a forfeit
Intramural Code of ConductMANAGERSMEETING 3 unsportsmanlike penalties will result in the termination of the game Ejected players must leave the facility within five minutes or their teamwill forfeit Players who have been ejected must meet with the Intramural Directoror an appointed official before they may participate in further intramuralcompetitions
The Five Most Important IM Policies ReviewMANAGERSMEETING Game time is forfeit time Only a team’s captain may confer with the officials No ID, No Play, No Exceptions Roster additions must be completed before 3pm the day of the game Regular season games will not be rescheduled
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