The Metro Classic Hockey League employs a zero tolerance policy on
fighting. Fighting penalties as sanctioned by the games officials will
result in league expulsion and forfeiture of all league fees. This
includes, but is not limited to, all fisticuffs’ activity in the ice, in
the facility and on arena property. There are no exceptions. Any and
all penalties that are designated as fighting penalties, or an intent to
injure will be administered to in the above manner. Any fights on city
property will be reported to the local Police Department, and will be
considered for assault charges. There will be no appeal or recourse
process. ALL suspensions and expulsions will be administered by the
League Board of Directors and/or Executive Director.
In addition to fighting penalties, no one player can receive more
than two major penalties per season, (resulting in a suspension). The
third major penalty assessed to a player will result in league expulsion
and forfeiture of all league fees. Three (3) minor penalties in one
game will be a game ejection and recorded as a major penalty for the
season. There will be no appeal or recourse process.
Abuse of an Official
Any physical altercation or threats, directed towards a League Official or Ice Arena staff will be considered, an abuse of official. Any such activities will be an automatic expulsion from the Metro Classic Hockey League.
Team captains and assistants only, should discuss sanctions with league officials.
Referees, score keepers, Metro Classic Hockey League staff and directors will not discuss game situations or league issues with any player other than captains and assistant captains on the ice, during, or immediately after a game. Team captains may make requests for a review of a situation off the ice via e-mail within 24hours of the incident. Any player that confronts an official regarding penalties or league issues, or sanctions on or off the ice, will be subject to severe penalties and suspensions, this will be your team captain’s responsibility and right.
Under NO circumstance will any Refund be made for any reason, this includes injuries, relocation and, includes but is not limited to any other league sanction, suspension or expulsion.