Contains the official rules for football and are designed to. Penalty summary revised the penalty summary to reflect the 20 nfhs football rules changes. Football fundamental ix6 added penalty enforcement to help clarify the basic spot on a looseball play. Nfhs rules changes affecting risk 1982 20 baseball 1982 batting helmets meeting nocsae standard to be required in 1985. The nfhs makes the rules and case books for high school sports and activities available online in the publications library. An extra period shall consist of two series with each team putting the.
Except as specifically stated in the rules, information on field diagrams in this book is suggestive only. Ebooks are available via itunes and amazon, while print publications can be purchased on. Field and cross country rules book 2016 nfhs boys lacrosse rules book 201617 nfhs volleyball rules book fantasy football 2016. The nfhs is the sole and exclusive source of model interpretations of nfhs football rules. Gardner, publisher bob colgate, editor nfhs publications to maintain the sound traditions of this sport, encourage sportsmanship and minimize the inherent risk of injury, the national federation of state high school associations writes playing rules for varsity competition among studentathletes of high. Shoulder to the head targeting is an act of taking aim and initiating contact to an opponent above the shoulders with the helmet, forearm, hand, fist, elbow or shoulders. Since the clock is stopped when bench personnel are cautioned or disqualified, substitutes from both teams who have already reported may be beckoned by the referee and may enter the field of play. Additional timing changes on play clock approved in high school foo. The following are the 20 nfhs football rules changes in a simplified format. The case book is universally used by game officials who are interested in football game administration, by coaches and instructors as a textbook for directed study by football squads, and in sports officiating courses. The mercy rule in high school football, when applied, allows for a running clock in the second half of the game once a 35 point differential is reached. New 20 ncaa rule book errata please read for changes to the printed copy that you have. In the exam situations, arefers to the offensive team and brefers to their opponents the defensive team. This exam is based on the 20092010 nfhs soccer rules.
In its ongoing effort to minimize the risk of injury in high school football, the national federation of state high school associations nfhs football rules committee expanded the provisions of unnecessary roughness to include contact with a. Find out how your school can join the nations leading producer of high school sports. Uhsaa overtime football procedure following is the overtime procedures as voted by the uhsaa executive committee. Win at fantasy football in 2016 with the ultimate strategies and tactics football outsiders almanac 2016. A loose ball is in possession of the team whose player was last in possession. Nfhs rules are used by educationbased and noneducationbased organizations serving children of varying skill levels who are of high school age and younger. Any person having questions about the interpretation of nfhs football rules should contact the football rules interpreter designated by his or her state high school association. Rules and regulations mhsa handbook forms postseason archives. Make 70% or above on the lhsaa test to work varsity games. Both 2012 and 20 changes are highlighted in this book.
Case plays and other interpretations will be made available when received. To resolve tied games, officials should follow procedures 311 note of the nfhs football rules book. Rules new 202014 ncaa rule book this is a complete ncaa football rules note. The national federation of state high school associations is the only source of official high school interpretations. The playing area and boundary lines for soccer are.
The 20 nfhs football rules book is now available through itunes, and rules books for field hockey, soccer and volleyball will be available soon, as well as case books in football. Previously, there was no provision for substitutes to enter the field of play during this type of stoppage. The nfhs track and field and cross country case book is. Just found out that i may be assigned to a crew regularly working in a league using nfhs rules this fall. Watch coverage of boys and girls high school sports and activities across the country at. The construction and layout of all courts and fields used for high school competition are subject to any controlling laws and building codes, and to the sound judgment of the persons in charge of the. National federation of state high school associations. This is a great book if you are just starting out refereeing, it help me a lot.
The definition of a scrimmagekick formation was clarified to differentiate formations that have been used. Consideration of liability issues in 7on7 football the nfhs voice. Resolving tied games 1043 changed the rules reference. The essential guide to the 2016 nfl and college football seasons 2015 nfhs boys lacrosse rules book 2014 nfhs. It was extremely easy to search for what you wanted and find a list of matches in both the rules book and the case book. Added a statement that the information on the field diagrams in the rules book are. In addition, parts i and ii of the football rules examination, along with the game officials mechanics examinations, may be used by. If team possession changes during the down, each team retains its identity.
Nfhs rules are used by educationbased and noneducationbased. Nfhs 2010 football rules book roanoke county parks rec. K refers to the kicking team and rrefers to the receiving team. When an airborne receiver is carried out of bounds, the clock shall stop unless the receiver is carried out backwards and his forward progress was stopped inbounds. All required field markings must be clearly visible. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. National federation of state high school associations nfhs presented by georgia football officials association gfoa points of emphasis 2012 football rules changes common misconceptions. All 2014 rules books and case books for fall sports are available for purchase through amazon, and will be followed later in the year by winter and spring sports. The definition of a scrimmagekick formation was clarified to differentiate. The nfhs is the sole and exclusive source of model. Trying to find a searchable pdf copy of both the 2016 rulebook and a 2016 rules differences document ncaa vs. Targeting may be called for contact against any opponent, including the runner. Stripes located on the football must be adjacent to and perpendicular to the seam upon which the laces are stitched. The following are the 20 nfhs football rules changes in a.
Several locations in the rules book required the team captains to make these decisions, so the new language throughout the book will provide. The new method, as a downloadable book, is not nearly as user. The online football exam is scheduled from august 3rd through. In order to make nfhs rules skilllevel and agelevel appropriate, the rules may be modified by any organization that chooses to use them. Be registered with the lhsaa and a local officials association. The printed copy that emaifo members have is version 2, the current version is version 3. Football rules and case book are now available for purchase as ebooks. Electronic versions of the 2015 nfhs football rules and case book are now available for purchase as ebooks. For your convenience, nfhs offers rules and case books in multiple formats.
Football rules book, case book, handbook, simplified and illustrated rules, rules by topic, preseason guide and rules interpretations, as well as a powerpoint presentation. These include the football rules book, case book, handbook, simplified and illustrated rules, rules by topic, preseason guide and rules interpretations, as well as a powerpoint presentation. National federation of state high school associations nfhs. In addition, parts i and ii of the football rules examination, along with the game officials mechanics examinations, may be used by those responsible for training. They are made and published by the nfhs in response to situations presented. Lhsaa football officials to become registered, an official must. In its ongoing effort to minimize the risk of injury in high school football, the national federation of state high school associations nfhs football rules committee expanded the provisions of unnecessary roughness to include contact with a defenseless player. Nfhs making another change to the high school football play clock. The game officials shall have the authority to make decisions for. For basketball, the rules book and case book were combined in one app. The following are the 20 nfhs football rules changes in. Work at least 10 freshman or junior varsity contests before working varsity.
Apple, android and kindle users can buy ebooks from and view them through the kindle app. National federation of state high school associations football. Rules and regulations montana high school association. Be sure to check with your schools athletic director along with your state. You must be a paid member of an nfhs member association coaches or fine arts or a state staff member to view this content. In order to make nfhs rules skilllevel and age level appropriate, the rules may be modified by any organization that chooses to use them. Be the first to ask a question about 2016 nfhs football rules book lists with this book.
Contains the official rule s for footbal l, and are designed to explain all aspects of the game. Now, its two separate purchases at double the price. Apr 16, 2018 the national federation high school basketball exam below is a 2008 2009 nfhs basketball referee practice exam, which will help you, prepare and gauge your knowledge before the actual exam. Nfhs football rules kicking rule 6 flashcards quizlet. In january you answered my question about the roster and numbers of all the officials like they are in the rule book you indicated that you will be doing a page for each set of officials this year. Overall, this book is functional on the go, but i find myself sticking with the physical edition when available. Stream thousands of live and on demand high school sporting events from across the country on any device. The prohibition against contacting a player who has given a valid faircatch signal ceases if the kick is muffed. The remaining time of the game may also be shortened with the mutual consent of both coaches. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions.777 795 869 711 620 1488 1374 1038 1112 60 759 1207 619 359 1116 848 1036 1098 340 1153 121 162 1218 547 1186 864 1019 978 173 1336 370 997 744 1319 1245 615 237 280 1300 55 363 1470 83 671 669 403