Dates of Play for 2014/15 Season
October 15 - Proof of insurance due
October 17 - Registration Fees Due (U10/ Jr. Mini, U12/Mini, U14/Bantam)
October 18 - Scorekeepers Clinic (must be registered online)
October 20 - Mandatory Club Rep Meeting (7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Canada Games Ctr.)
October 21 - Division Coordinators Meeting
November 7 - Registration Fees Due (U16/Midget and U18/Juvenile)
Changes for 2014/15 Season
All teams must show proof of insurance prior to October 15, 2014
Team League Fees
League Fees for the 2014/15 season will be $1455 per team.
Divisions will be renamed to the following:
*Because this is a transition year we will leave the old names in the division name. For the 2015/16 season these will be removed.
U10 Developmental Divisions
U14/Bantam;U16/Midget; U18/Juvenile Divisions
Moving forward with the age cut-off changes started three years ago, the mini age cut off this year will change to January 1st, that is: A Mini age player must not have reached the age of 12 before January 1st of the playing season (2014/15). Those who turn 12 between October 1st and January 1st will still be eligible to play Mini during the transition stage.
The remaining divisions will change on the dates listed below:
13.1 The term “current season” shall be defined as the normal period of operation for the MBA extending from September of one year until May of the following year.
13.2 To be eligible to play in Junior Mini, a player must not have reached the age of 10 prior to January 1st of the current season.
13.3 To be eligible to play in Mini, a player must not have reached the age of 12 prior to January 1st of the current season. (changed 2014/15 season)
13.4 To be eligible to play in Bantam, a player must not have reached the age of 14 prior to October 1st of the current season. (will change 2016/17 season)
13.5 To be eligible to play in Midget, a player must not have reached the age of 16 prior to October 1st of the current season. (will change 2018/19 season)
13.6 To be eligible to play in Juvenile, a player must not have reached the age of 18 prior to October 1st of the current season. (will change 2020/21 season)
13.7 Subject to Rule 13.8, players may play up in older age classes but shall not be permitted to play down in younger age classes.
13.8 In extenuating circumstances, the MBA Executive, by majority vote, may permit a player to play in a lower class.