.1 A House League Select team is a team formed from an affiliated House League and made up of players selected from teams in the affiliated House League. Players must participate in their respective association’s House League Program to be eligible for House League Select teams.
.2 ALLIANCE House League Select (roster) teams are not required to abide by HC, OHF or ALLIANCE residency regulations but may do so under ALLIANCE member association policies and procedures.
.3 Policies can only be amended at any time with Council and Executive Committee approval.
.1 All players shall be registered with the ALLIANCE on ALLIANCE Hockey electronic approved rosters. These rosters must be submitted by the association’s registrar to the ALLIANCE office registrar for ALLIANCE approval. Players are ineligible to participate in any form of competition and/or until official approval is given by the ALLIANCE office. Failure to do so may result in teams being deemed ineligible for sanctioned tournaments and ALLIANCE House League Select Championships.
.2 Registration ensures coverage of House League Select (approved rostered) participants in the HC Insurance Program. It is mandatory that every centre has HC insurance coverage before allowing players on the ice. The registration deadline is September 1 prior to the House League playing season.
.3 ALLIANCE House League Select rosters will be released upon payment of entry fee, and upon approval of the team list by the ALLIANCE Executive Director, the team will be eligible for exhibition games with other affiliated centres and approved tournaments.
.4 ALLIANCE House League Select teams may affiliate players as per HC and ALLIANCE Affiliation Regulations.
.1 ALLIANCE House League Select teams and players accepted for sanctioned tournaments must be registered with the ALLIANCE and participating in the association’s House League.
.2 ALLIANCE House League Select teams are not permitted to participate in any ALLIANCE or non- ALLIANCE organized league without the permission of the ALLIANCE Executive.
.3 House League Select teams shall limit play to a maximum of thirty (30) exhibition games per season including tournaments. The ALLIANCE House League Select Championships are not included in the thirty (30) game totals. No House League Select team shall play any game unless there is an approved numbered travel permit issued by the ALLIANCE for that game. If a Select team surpasses the 30-game limit, a $200.00/game over the limit fine be implemented to the Association and the Head Coach be suspended five games for every 1 game over the 30 game limit.
2.4 CERTIFICATIONS (see Appendix A ALLIANCE Hockey Certification Requirements)
1. To be eligible as a Head Coach on any House League Select team registered on a HC/ALLIANCE Hockey approved Roster, a person must have successfully completed a HC NCCP certification of CS or higher, the RIS/Speak Out Module with the exception at the levels of Novice and below where the HCIP may be the minimum NCCP certification requirement. A Coach’s certification will be issued upon successful completion of the NCCP Certification and the Speak Out Module.
2. To be eligible to be a Trainer or Assistant Trainer on any team registered with the ALLIANCE on a HC/ALLIANCE Hockey approved Roster a person must have successfully completed an HDCO Hockey Trainers Certification Program (H.T.C.P.) at level 1 or higher and the RIS/Speak Out Module. An ALLIANCE certification will be issued upon successful completion of the H.T.C.P. Level 1 and the RIS/Speak Out Module.
.1 The Recreational Council Chair may upon request, appoint conveners, to contact and assist the centres to operate House Leagues.
2.6 MOVEMENT OF HOUSE LEAGUE (Select) PLAYERS
.1 Players registered and approved on ALLIANCE House League Select teams may affiliate to a team at Minor Development or higher classification for a maximum of five (5) games per season.
.2 If a player is playing House League up an age category, the player must play House League Select at his/her own age category, unless the Association doe snot offer Select at that age category.
Example: An Atom age player plays House League at Minor Peewee; the player must play House League Select at Atom age level. Additionally, if a Minor Atom player is playing House League at the Atom age category and the Association does not offer House League Select at Minor Atom, the player can play House League Select for the Atom team.
.1 All match penalties (league, exhibition and tournament) must be reported by the game officials to the ALLIANCE Office.
2.8 GAME OFFICIALS
.1 All games shall be officiated by certified HCOP officials who have registered with the ALLIANCE for the current season. Officials for the House League program must be a HCOP Level 1 or higher.