Ncaa football rules committee the chart below lists the members of the committee who voted on and approved the rules included in this edition of the book. The nfhs is the authoritative source for football rules related to high school age athletes and younger. A proud university of alabama alumni, mcphilomy teaches health and physical education in jacksonville, florida in addition to officiating football, basketball and lacrosse. Nfhs football rules interpretations 201516 situation 1. Nocsae statement on third party helmet addon products and certification. National authority on interscholastic activity programs. Situation numbers are designated with a decimal whereas rule references are shown with a dash. If it is ordered with other books that are currently in stock, we will not ship the order until all items are available.
For your convenience, nfhs offers rules and case books in multiple formats. Rule change permissible items on balls rule 1h new the ball may contain only the following permissible items. As all should know by now, hsso is no longer issuing the paper copy of the soccer rule book in a costcutting move. Nfhs football rules is the sole and exclusive source of binding rules interpretations for contests involving its member schools.
Aia sports at all levels are cancelled for the remainder of the school year. Football important dates clinics important links rules and regulations mhsa handbook forms postseason archives. The national federation of state high school associations, the governing body of high school sports, has once again stiffened rules in high school football in the name of safety. Haltom high school 5501 north haltom road haltom city, tx 767 site map haltom high school 5501 north haltom road haltom city, tx 767 8175476000. High school football makes major rule changes for player. The national federation of state high school associations is the only source of official high school interpretations. The tool to understand the american football rules ncaa rulebook. At many places in the text there are approved rulings which serve to supplement and illustrate the basic language of the rules. High school football just made two major rule changes for player safety. National federation of state high school associations football.
Contains the official rules for soccer and are designed to. Some high school principals believe that football is the most important extracurricular activity on campus. Organized by topic for ease of reference includes approved rulings and other helpful tidbits indicates that a usa football rule is different from rules that youd normally see on tv in a professional, collegiate or high school game and one that is commonly. Each is headed by an abbreviation, followed by a number e. The mission of the alabama high school athletic association is to regulate and coordinate interscholastic athletic competition in an equitable manner while promoting the values of interscholastic athletics as an integral part of a students educational experience. The situation numbers identify the primary rule, section, article of the rules book which supports the interpretation. Rules and regulations montana high school association. Any ball carrier who touches the ground with any part of his body except his hands or feet is ruled down. Field and cross country rules book 2016 nfhs boys lacrosse rules book 201617 nfhs volleyball rules book fantasy football 2016. Just found out that i may be assigned to a crew regularly working in a league using nfhs rules this fall. State high school associations membership 50 member state associations and d. High school softball rules change enforces stricter penalty for illegal bats 070511.
This football case book has been designated as the official supplement to the football rules book by the national federation of state high school associations nfhs. These federations oversee allstate awards, name district allstars, and compile records of achievement. Clarifying when and how coaches can communicate with players highlighted the high school soccer rules changes approved by the national federation of state high school associations nfhs soccer rules committee at its january 2123 meeting in indianapolis. Arbitersports soccer news high school soccer rule books. This is a section that provides an opportunity to download the official rule book nevertheless, we recommend that you read through the simplified guide to football rules and regulations beforehand the portable document format may be useful once you are familiar with the basic version. Simply stated in 2004 to simplify the rules and prevent looking all over the rulebook to find answers. 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. E books are available via itunes and amazon, while print publications can be purchased on. Nfhs rules are used by educationbased and noneducationbased organizations serving children of varying skill levels who are of high school age and younger. Where the word illegal appears in this rule book, it is an institutional term of art pertaining strictly to actions that violate nfl playing rules. They are written with an eye towards player safety and.
All the imagesdiagrams in the book are in black and white and pretty boring overall. Each state high school association adopting these nfhs football rules is the sole and exclusive source of binding rules interpretations for contests involving its member schools. State high school associations generally conduct a series of rules. 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 game officials. Click here for usa football event updates and postponements.
Sowers north florida officials association vice president, training officer 2006 rookie of the year. The case book is universally used by game officials who are interested in football game administration, by coaches and instructors as a textbook for. High school football players must sit out one play when helmet comes off 020912. Aso publishes lower level high school football openings. Nevertheless, we recommend that you read through the simplified guide to football rules and regulations beforehand. National leadership organization for high school sports and fine arts activities. Baseballsoftball lineup sheets 100 sheets baseballsoftball scorebook. Simply stated is the primer on high school rules and should be a part of every officials professional library. Haltom high school 5501 north haltom road haltom city, tx 767 site map. Haltom high school 5501 north haltom road haltom city, tx 767. Nfhs reaches more than 19,000 high schools and 12 million participants in high school activity programs, including more than 7. Update on technology in coaching boothslocker rooms and secretaryrules editor. Football rules and regulations pdf fifa rule book 2020. High school associations 2017 nfhs football rules powerpoint.
All football playing schools host school will receive a 2019 nfhs football rules book. National federation of state high school associations baseball. It is not meant to connote illegality under any public law or. Pdfadobe acrobat quick viewgoverned by the north carolina high school athletic association. No barrier within five 5 yards of the endline or sideline. The number of players carried on the regular season varsity traveling squad for each individual school is. Field clinic aug 6 6pm englewood high school master clinic july 27 9am englewood high school area meetings july 31 aug 6, 21 sept 3, 18 oct 1, 16, 29 7pm englewood high scool district 2 canon cityupdated 072519 mark nethercot 719. High school football just made two major rule changes for player safety the national federation of state high school associations formally eliminated the.
All the rules and regulations governing football can be found in the. The nfhs is the sole and exclusive source of model. Name institution term expiration mark alnutt university of memphis 9118 monte cater shepherd university 9119. 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. This information is being included for historical purposes. In order to make nfhs rules skilllevel and agelevel appropriate, the rules may be modified by any organization that chooses to use them. Ncaa mens and womens swimming and diving rules 201920 and 202021. High school athletic association commissioner teresa hayes, north iredell high school. The portable document format may be useful once you are familiar with the basic version. Rules books and case books available as ebooks nfhs.
Update on technology in coaching boothslocker rooms and secretary rules editor. High school associations 201718 nfhs soccer rules powerpoint welcome to the 201718 soccer power point. Win at fantasy football in 2016 with the ultimate strategies and tactics football outsiders almanac 2016. This is a section that provides an opportunity to download the official rule book. Ebooks are available via itunes and amazon, while print publications can be purchased on. I use simply stated as the basis for my high school rules study every year, and will for years to come. Feb 22, 2017 the national federation of state high school associations, the governing body of high school sports, has once again stiffened rules in high school football in the name of safety. 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.
Corrections to the 2017 soccer rules book page 23, 411i3 change 411h1 to 411i1. The game is administered by game officials whose title and duties are stated in the nfhs football game officials manual. A ball carrier is considered down when hes touched by an opponent while on the ground. Ruletool is a free service, powered by all ruletest members. If you like using ruletool, please supports us and subscribe to ruletest 30 days free trial.
High school football just made two major rule changes for. Im scheduled to report for jury duty that day in colorado springs and dont know how that might interfere. Contains the official rules for football and are designed to explain all aspects of the sport. Football january april 1 november 1 soccer january april 1 november 1. If youre looking for a detailed and concise football rules book, this one is merely adequate. High school football makes major rule changes for player safety. The book also isnt close to complete and misses some pretty important stuff like the many various ways a safety can be accomplished. August 24again, maybe depending on the jury duty, but the plan is for me to attend this clinic at the chsaa office and then leave behind the leftover books and a check. These changes were subsequently approved by the nfhs board of directors. They are made and published by the nfhs in response to situations presented. High school track and field rules changes focus on jewelry violations and pole vault requirements.
Throughout this book, team a refers to the offense, team b is the defense, team k is the kicking team and team r is the receiving team. High school associations nfhs football rules interpretations 201516 publishers note. National federation of state high school associations. Below is a listing of the ebooks currently available for purchase. Trying to find a searchable pdf copy of both the 2016 rulebook and a 2016 rules differences document ncaa vs. Sunday, july 30, 2017 high school swimming openings. Topic, preseason guide and rules interpretations, as well as a powerpoint presentation. Lhsaa test questions come from the nfhs rules book, including rule changes, points of emphasis and fundamentals, as well as the louisiana mechanics manual and nfhs case book. Louisiana high school athletic association 2017 football rules study questions lhsaa study guide questions.1542 933 749 857 311 968 207 669 1003 496 1329 272 376 1355 1534 1024 1222 655 1216 55 1095 960 491 690 1631 923 59 1624 1170 1546 255 1498 244 560 884 1339 684 1208 249 432 1494 1012 170 438 818 332 949