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7th & 8th Girls Rules

7-8 Grade
I. Playing Rules a. Game will be played on a 10 ft. basket.

b. Two 20 minutes halves with a running clock. Clock will stop on all dead balls in the last minute of each half. If game is tied at the end of regulation, a 2 minute overtime will be played.

c. Each team will receive two 30-second time-outs per half. Time-outs cannot be carried over into the second half.

d. Players must receive equal playing time.

e. Substitutions are unlimited but must be made during a dead ball and must be official.

f. Two technical fouls in one game will result in an ejection and player will be considered for suspension of the next game. Two ejections will result in disqualification from league play for the rest of the season.

g. Each player is allowed 5 personal fouls a game.

h. Two shot free throw for technical fouls.

i. Two free throws are shot for shooting fouls.

j. Four players required to begin a game.

k. Each half will begin with a jump ball.

l. No jewelry can be worn during game play.

m. Bonus free throws (1&1) after 7th team foul. Two free throws after 10th team foul.

II. Offense

a. Offense has ten seconds to advance ball to half-court.

b. Any offensive player is allowed 3 seconds in the lane.

c. Double dribble and traveling result in turnover.
d. Fast breaks are allowed at all times.


III. Defense 
a. Pressing is allowed only in the 2 minutes of each half

b. Steals are allowed from the dribbler and the pass.

c. Defense may block shots.