Player eligibility

Team/Player Eligibility Rules (Men’s)

  • Players are classified by the highest level they play
  • Players may play in all levels within the guidelines below
  • Players abide by the below rules based on the division that pertians to their team
  • Premier players are ranked based on summer season only
  • Teams attending OBHF Provincials MUST indicate if applicable who their ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘C’ and ‘D’ players are on the official roster form
  • Men’s ‘A’ players from the summer season will be updated in September each year
  • NOTE: These rules must be abided by all leagues. If they are not the OBHF should be notified

 

Level

2020 Eligibility (Men & Women)

Size

Men’s A (Tier 1) Players may only play ‘A’. 25
Men’s B (Tier 2)  Any player other than ‘A’ are allowed on the roster of 22. 22
Men’s C (Tier 3) Allowed a maximum of two (2) ‘B’ players on the roster of 22. 22
Men’s D (Tier 4) Allowed a maximum of five (5) ‘B’ & ‘C’ players with a maximum of three (3) ‘B’ players on the roster of 22. 22
Men’s E (Tier 5) Allowed a maximum of five (5) ‘D’ players. ‘B’ and ‘C’ players are ineligible on roster of 22. 22
Men’s Masters 31+  Born in 1989 or earlier. ‘A’ players are not permitted to play. All other levels are eligible. 22
Men’s Masters A 40+   Born in 1980. All players eligible to play. 22
Men’s Masters B 40+ Born in 1980. Not permitted to use any ‘A ‘players. 22
Men’s Master 50+  Born in 1970. All players eligible to play. 22
Women’s A  All players eligible to play. 22
Women’s B Not permitted to use any ‘A ‘players. 22
Women’s Masters 35+  Maximum of two (2) players under the age of 32 of ‘B’ caliber or below may play on the roster.  22

Please Note: All men’s teams cannot exceed three (3) former 2019 Premier players. Click here for the list.
Updated Feb 24, 2020 db/lc

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