Coaches and Bench Protocol

Bench Protocols:

  • Only three vetted coaches are allowed on a team’s bench at any given time
  • Each must wear a Coach’s badge and it must be visible during the course of the game
  • It is strongly recommended, but not required, that one of the assistant coaches keep a score-book
  • Only one coach at a time can be standing
  • A badge-wearing coach can sit on multiple teams. Regardless if he is registered as a coach for that specific team.  Substitution of coaches by community is permitted

 

No Badge No Bench Policy:

  • All vetted Coaches must wear their league issued Coaches Badge throughout the duration of the game.  If any vetted Coach does not have hers/his Coaches Badge they must leave the bench immediately.
  • If any vetted Coach has forgotten their credentials and wishes to remain on the bench, it will result in an Administrative Technical resulting in loss of Possession and 2 Foul Shots
  • If any vetted Coach enters a game after the start time, and does not have his/her badge, and wishes to remain on the bench, it will result in an Administrative Technical resulting in loss of Possession and 2 Foul Shots at the next dead ball
  • There can be no photocopies of the credentials that will be accepted, either pictures on cell phones or the sort.  The actual credential is required.