Brampton Ladies Ball Hockey: Notice Board
March 16, 2018
Welcome back to the Brampton Ladies Ballhockey League 2018 Summer Session
Welcome everyone !! We are glad to see all the experienced players back as well as seeing a lot of new faces, we look forward to a great season. We wanted to make note of a couple of points before we start the season: 1. We are here for some good fun and exercise and we all have things to do after each game, so please remember this… we are not getting paid to play, so…come out, play hard and enjoy; Any unsportsmanlike conduct WILL NOT be tolerated and the player(s) will be asked to leave the league WITHOUT a refund. 2. In order to make our league successful and fun, we reserve the right to balance out the teams within the 1st three weeks. We hope to have picked fairly even teams, but we may need to fine tune them to make the teams even, don’t take it personal, it is in the interest of fair play. 3. For the veterans of the game, please take the rookie players under your wing and guide them along the way so we can all enjoy the season. 4. The game is called by the refs. Once the gamesheet is signed, the goals, assists and points awarded will stand as signed by the refs. 5. You may add “subs” to your OBHA team roster by June 1st, 2017. You will be allowed a max of 5 subs per game. You can pick up subs in order to make a total of 10 players for the night, for example, if you have 6 players that show up, you may pick up 4 of your subs from the sub list. There is NO picking up subs from within the league from other teams. They MUST be from your sub list. Subs will be expected to pay $10.00 to play and they can play no more than 5 games in the season. The latest someone can come into the game is by the end of the first period. 6. In the finals, your team must NOT have a pick up goalie. A defaulted game will be called when a team has less than 6 players at the drop of the ball at the beginning of the 7 or 8pm game (5 minutes grace). 7. Remember ladies not to forget the required equipment: all face masks MUST cover the FULL face right down to your chin, you need proper HOCKEY gloves and approved hockey stick. Also, NO JEWELLERY rule is enforced in this league. All “hard plastic” equipment ie. Knee braces, Shin guards, or Knee pads MUST be covered…to protect the other players. 8. Please note …… everyone here has paid the exact same fee to play, so when you are on the floor remember that you are a team and that you all deserve the same playing time, this is a HOUSE LEAGUE, don’t forget to get off the floor and give others a chance. 9. If for any reason the arena time is cancelled, each team will receive a tie. Should a game have to be ended before the first half is completed for some unforeseen circumstance (leaky roof/no power/etc etc), the game will be given a tie. If however, the game has gone into the second half and the game is called by the ref, the outcome will be whatever the score is at the time that the game is called. 10. Please make sure you sign your insurance forms before the start of your first game to ensure coverage. 11. If you do not make 3 consecutive games without letting your team rep know, let it be known that your spot will be filled WITHOUT NOTICE and WITHOUT REFUND !! 12. If you cannot make your game, please email or call your team rep to let them know. In advance I’d like to thank Andrea Ireland for keeping the stats and website information up to date, any concerns speak to me and I’ll pass along the info. 13. As brought up in the past, if you wish to drink before your game, Don’t bother playing. Please wait until after your game (and make sure you have a designated driver) If the ref is notified that a player has been drinking, the player will be asked to leave the bench. 14. For further rules please use your Ontario Ballhockey Association Rule Book. 15. Just to note also, if there is a tie in the final standings of the regular season they will be settled as follows: Head to head record between the teams in regular season; Goals for and against between tied teams in games played together; Plus/minus goals in regular season. *******************************
   
August 10, 2017
Summer 2017 Season Wrap Up August 9, 2017
I’d like to take this time to say thank you to everyone for joining the summer season of the Brampton Ladies Ball Hockey League. I’ve had a great season of meeting new people and watching a great season unfold. Thank you for the great memories. This will be the final year for me running Brampton Ladies Ball Hockey. If anyone is interested in taking over the league, please speak to me. At this time, I’d like to say thanks to the team reps for helping pass along the various emails over the summer and keeping each of you informed. Thanks go out to: Black team – Brooklyn Craig White team –Maryann Blane Gold team – Christine Harris Blue team - Allison Hahnfield The next person I would like to thank for keeping everyone up to date with the stats and website would be Andrea Ireland. Thank you for the many years of service to our league. We really appreciate your time and effort. I’d like to thank Kathy O’Brien for filling in for me when I was sick this summer. I really appreciate your help. Thank you. Now, on with the awards for the evening: These next awards go to the MOST IMPROVED PLAYER of each team as chosen by your teammates: Black team- Diane Terry Gold team- Liz Geddes White team- Bonnie King Blue team- Debbie Colville The award for Top Points Leader of the League, goes to : Leanne Wilkes The award for Top Goalie, at this time I’d like to congratulate, the goalie from the Blue team ….Rachel Crespi.
   
August 9, 2017
Wednesday August 9 - Final Night
Black and Blue will be playing at 8 PM for 1st place . White and Gold will be playing at 7 PM for 3rd and 4th . After the 8 o'clock game we will be going to Jake's boathouse to hand out the prizes for the season. Please remember there is no jersey refund this year as this is my final year running the league after 25 years. I am offering the league up to someone else that would like to run it. Thank you to Andrea Ireland for helping look after the website all these years. ?? Any questions or compliments please contact Donna?? Cheers !
   
March 14, 2017
2017 Registration now available
Please click on "Links" to be taken to the registration form for the 2017 season. We look forward to seeing everyone again.
   
August 5, 2016
Summer 2016 Wrap up
I’d like to take this time to say thank you to everyone for joining the summer season of the Brampton Ladies Ball Hockey League. I’ve had a great season of meeting new people and watching a great season unfold. Thank you for the great memories. At this time, I’d like to say thanks to the team reps for helping pass along the various emails over the summer and keeping each of you informed. Thanks go out to: Black team - Bonnie Churchill White team -Brooklyn Craig Gold team - Kathy O’Brien Blue team - Julie Labelle The next person I would like to thank for keeping everyone up to date with the stats and website would be Andrea Ireland. Thank you for the many years of service to our league. We really appreciate your time and effort. I’d like to thank Kathy O’Brien for filling in for me when I was away on vacation. I really appreciate your help. Thank you. Now, on with the awards for the evening: These next awards go to the MOST IMPROVED PLAYER of each team as chosen by your teammates: Black team- Bonnie Churchill Gold team- Denise Parkes White team- Denise Vero Blue team- Cindy Newman The award for Top Points Leader of the League, goes to Brooklyn Craig. The award for Top Goalie, at this time I’d like to congratulate, the goalie from the Blue team ….Julie Labelle. The next series of awards goes to the MOST VALUABLE PLAYER as chosen by your teammates, they are as follows: Blue team- Julie Labelle Black team- Laura Churchill White team- Christina Vero Gold team- Erika Pace Last but not least, the award for 3rd place this season goes to the Black team 2nd place this season goes to the White team 1st place this season goes to the Gold team This finishes off the awards for the season. I’d like to again thank each and every one of you for providing me with another season of fun and enjoyment. I hope you have all had a great time meeting new people and creating new memories over the 2016 summer season. If anyone knows of a gym in a school for the winter that we’d be able to utilize, please let me know ASAP !
   
February 8, 2016
Welcome back to the Brampton Ladies Ballhockey League 2016 Summer Session
Welcome everyone !! We are glad to see all the experienced players back as well as seeing a lot of new faces, we look forward to a great season. We wanted to make note of a couple of points before we start the season: 1. We are here for some good fun and exercise and we all have things to do after each game, so please remember this…we are not getting paid to play, so…come out, play hard and enjoy; Any unsportsmanlike conduct WILL NOT be tolerated and the player(s) will be asked to leave the league WITHOUT a refund. 2. In order to make our league successful and fun, we reserve the right to balance out the teams within the 1st three weeks. We hope to have picked fairly even teams, but we may need to fine tune them to make the teams even, don’t take it personal, it is in the interest of fair play. 3. For the veterans of the game, please take the rookie players under your wing and guide them along the way so we can all enjoy the season. 4. The game is called by the refs. Once the gamesheet is signed, the goals, assists and points awarded will stand as signed by the refs. 5. You may add “subs” to your OBHA team roster by June 1st, 2016. You will be allowed a max of 5 subs per game. You can pick up subs in order to make a total of 10 players for the night, for example, if you have 6 players that show up, you may pick up 4 of your subs from the sub list. There is NO picking up subs from within the league from other teams. They MUST be from your sub list. Subs will be expected to pay $5.00 to play and they can play no more than 5 games in the season. The latest someone can come into the game is by the end of the first period. 6. In the finals, your team must NOT have a pick up goalie. A defaulted game will be called when a team has less than 6 players at the drop of the ball at the beginning of the 7 or 8pm game (5 minutes grace). 7. Remember ladies not to forget the required equipment: all face masks MUST cover the FULL face right down to your chin, you need proper HOCKEY gloves and approved hockey stick. Also, NO JEWELLERY rule is enforced in this league. All “hard plastic” equipment ie. Knee braces, Shin guards, or Knee pads MUST be covered…to protect the other players. 8. Please note …… everyone here has paid the exact same fee to play, so when you are on the floor remember that you are a team and that you all deserve the same playing time, this is a HOUSE LEAGUE, don’t forget to get off the floor and give others a chance. 9. If for any reason the arena time is cancelled, each team will receive a tie. Should a game have to be ended before the first half is completed for some unforeseen circumstance (leaky roof/no power/etc etc), the game will be given a tie. If however, the game has gone into the second half and the game is called by the ref, the outcome will be whatever the score is at the time that the game is called. 10. Please make sure you sign your insurance forms before the start of your first game to ensure coverage. 11. If you do not make 3 consecutive games without letting your team rep know, let it be known that your spot will be filled WITHOUT NOTICE and WITHOUT REFUND !! 12. If you cannot make your game, please email or call your team rep to let them know. In advance I’d like to thank Andrea Ireland for keeping the stats and website information up to date, any concerns speak to me and I’ll pass along the info. 13. As brought up in the past, if you wish to drink before your game, Don’t bother playing. Please wait until after your game (and make sure you have a designated driver ? ) If the ref is notified that a player has been drinking, the player will be asked to leave the bench. 14. For further rules please use your Ontario Ballhockey Association Rule Book. 15. Just to note also, if there is a tie in the final standings of the regular season they will be settled as follows: Head to head record between the teams in regular season; Goals for and against between tied teams in games played together; Plus/minus goals in regular season.
   
May 7, 2015
Summer 2015 Brampton Ladies Ballhockey
Welcome everyone !! We are glad to see all the experienced players back as well as seeing a lot of new faces, we look forward to a great season. We wanted to make note of a couple of points before we start the season: 1. We are here for some good fun and exercise and we all have things to do after each game, so please remember this…we are not getting paid to play, so…come out, play hard and enjoy; Any unsportsmanlike conduct WILL NOT be tolerated and the player(s) will be asked to leave the league WITHOUT a refund. 2. In order to make our league successful and fun, we reserve the right to balance out the teams within the 1st three weeks. We hope to have picked fairly even teams, but we may need to fine tune them to make the teams even, don’t take it personal, it is in the interest of fair play. 3. For the veterans of the game, please take the rookie players under your wing and guide them along the way so we can all enjoy the season. 4. The game is called by the refs. Once the gamesheet is signed, the goals, assists and points awarded will stand as signed by the refs. 5. You may add “subs” to your OBHA team roster by June 1st, 2015. You will be allowed a max of 5 subs per game. You can pick up subs in order to make a total of 10 players for the night, for example, if you have 6 players that show up, you may pick up 4 of your subs from the sub list. There is NO picking up subs from within the league from other teams. They MUST be from your sub list. Subs will be expected to pay $5.00 to play and they can play no more than 5 games in the season. The latest someone can come into the game is by the end of the first period. 6. In the finals, your team must NOT have a pick up goalie. A defaulted game will be called when a team has less than 6 players at the drop of the ball at the beginning of the 7,8,or 9 pm game (5 minutes grace). 7. Remember ladies not to forget the required equipment: all face masks MUST cover the FULL face right down to your chin, you need proper HOCKEY gloves and approved hockey stick. Also, NO JEWELLERY rule is enforced in this league. All “hard plastic” equipment ie. Knee braces, Shin guards, or Knee pads MUST be covered…to protect the other players. 8. Please note …… everyone here has paid the exact same fee to play, so when you are on the floor remember that you are a team and that you all deserve the same playing time, this is a HOUSE LEAGUE, don’t forget to get off the floor and give others a chance. 9. If for any reason the arena time is cancelled, each team will receive a tie. Should a game have to be ended before the first half is completed for some unforeseen circumstance (leaky roof/no power/etc etc), the game will be given a tie. If however, the game has gone into the second half and the game is called by the ref, the outcome will be whatever the score is at the time that the game is called. 10. Please make sure you sign your insurance forms before the start of your first game to ensure coverage. 11. If you do not make 3 consecutive games without letting your team rep know, let it be known that your spot will be filled WITHOUT NOTICE and WITHOUT REFUND !! 12. If you cannot make your game, please email or call your team rep to let them know. In advance I’d like to thank Andrea Ireland for keeping the stats and website information up to date, any concerns speak to me and I’ll pass along the info. 13. As brought up in the past, if you wish to drink before your game, Don’t bother playing. Please wait until after your game (and make sure you have a designated driver) If the ref is notified that a player has been drinking, the player will be asked to leave the bench. 14. For further rules please use your Ontario Ballhockey Association Rule Book. 15. Just to note also, if there is a tie in the final standings of the regular season they will be settled as follows: Head to head record between the teams in regular season; Goals for and against between tied teams in games played together; Plus/minus goals in regular season.
   
August 1, 2014
Final Night - Wednesday, August 6th
We are having our final night on August 6th. The top four teams will play that night, as per schedule. The bottom two teams will Not be playing that night. People can start heading to Jakes Boathouse on First Gulf Blvd beside Home Depot at Steeles and 410 starting after 8:30. Food and beverages are your own responsibility. The more door prizes, hats, tickets, gift certificates, etc, we can bring the better for all involved, we appreciate your kindness in advance. Cheers ! Donna
   
May 6, 2014
Summer 2014 Brampton Ladies Ballhockey
Welcome everyone!! We are glad to see all the experienced players back as well as seeing a lot of new faces, we look forward to a great season. We wanted to make note of a couple of points before we start the season: 1. We are here for some good fun and exercise and we all have things to do after each game, so please remember this…we are not getting paid to play, so…come out, play hard and enjoy; Any unsportsmanlike conduct WILL NOT be tolerated and the player(s) will be asked to leave the league WITHOUT a refund. 2. In order to make our league successful and fun, we reserve the right to balance out the teams within the 1st three weeks. We hope to have picked fairly even teams, but we may need to fine tune them to make the teams even, don’t take it personal, it is in the interest of fair play. 3. For the veterans of the game, please take the rookie players under your wing and guide them along the way so we can all enjoy the season. 4. The game is called by the refs. Once the gamesheet is signed, the goals, assists and points awarded will stand as signed by the refs. 5. You may add “subs” to your OBHA team roster by June 1st, 2014. You will be allowed a max of 5 subs per game. You can pick up subs in order to make a total of 10 players for the night, for example, if you have 6 players that show up, you may pick up 4 of your subs from the sub list. There is NO picking up subs from within the league from other teams. They MUST be from your sub list. Subs will be expected to pay $5.00 to play and they can play no more than 5 games in the season. The latest someone can come into the game is by the end of the first period. 6. In the finals, your team must NOT have a pick up goalie. A defaulted game will be called when a team has less than 6 players at the drop of the ball at the beginning of the 7,8,or 9pm game (5 minutes grace). 7. Remember ladies not to forget the required equipment: all face masks MUST cover the FULL face right down to your chin, you need proper HOCKEY gloves and approved hockey stick. Also, NO JEWELLERY rule is enforced in this league. All “hard plastic” equipment ie. Knee braces, Shin guards, or Knee pads MUST be covered…to protect the other players. 8. Please note …… everyone here has paid the exact same fee to play, so when you are on the floor remember that you are a team and that you all deserve the same playing time, this is a HOUSE LEAGUE, don’t forget to get off the floor and give others a chance. 9. If for any reason the arena time is cancelled, each team will receive a tie. Should a game have to be ended before the first half is completed for some unforeseen circumstance (leaky roof/no power/etc etc), the game will be given a tie. If however, the game has gone into the second half and the game is called by the ref, the outcome will be whatever the score is at the time that the game is called. 10. Please make sure you sign your insurance forms before the start of your first game to ensure coverage. 11. If you do not make 3 consecutive games without letting your team rep know, let it be known that your spot will be filled WITHOUT NOTICE and WITHOUT REFUND !! 12. If you cannot make your game, please email or call your team rep to let them know. In advance I’d like to thank Andrea Ireland for keeping the stats and website information up to date, any concerns speak to me and I’ll pass along the info. 13. As brought up in the past, if you wish to drink before your game, Don’t bother playing. Please wait until after your game (and make sure you have a designated driver ? ) If the ref is notified that a player has been drinking, the player will be asked to leave the bench. 14. For further rules please use your Ontario Ballhockey Association Rule Book. 15. Just to note also, if there is a tie in the final standings of the regular season they will be settled as follows: Head to head record between the teams in regular season; Goals for and against between tied teams in games played together; Plus/minus goals in regular season.
   
August 20, 2013
Summer 2013 Wrap Up
I’d like to take this time to say thank you to everyone for joining the summer season of the Brampton Ladies Ball Hockey League. I’ve had another great season of meeting new friends and watching a great season unfold. Thank you for the great memories. Before I forget, I’d like to wish the ladies good luck this weekend when they play in the Provincials being held in Kingston. At this time, I’d like to carry on with thank you’s to the team reps for helping pass along the various emails over the summer and keeping each of you informed. Thanks go out to: Bonnie Churchill-gold team Jackie Hunt- orange team Lesa O’Dwyer-teal team Michelle Mangotich- gray team Michelle Blackie-black team Hannah Johnston -blue team The next person I would like to thank for keeping everyone up to date with the stats and website would be Andrea Ireland. Thank you for the many years of service to our league. You are most greatly appreciated. I’d like to thank Michelle Blackie from the Black team for offering up to go in net whenever a team needed her. And for filling in for me when I was away on vacation. I really appreciate your help. Now, on with the awards for the evening: These next awards go to the MOST IMPROVED PLAYER of each team as chosen by your teammates: Orange team- Debbie Hunt Gray team-Janja Jensen Gold team- Renee Churchill Black team-Elyssa Dobson Teal team- Carrie Booker Blue team- Brianna Claxton The award for Top Points Leader of the League, goes to Jennifer Ward. Award for Top Goalie, at this time I’d like to congratulate Cindy Nicholls. You being there week after week without fail I am sure was appreciated by your teammates, The next series of awards goes to the MOST VALUABLE PLAYER as chosen by your teammates, they are as follows: Orange team-Cindy Nicholls Gray team- Nicole Chuchmach Gold team- Jennifer Ward Black team-Melanie Olar Teal team-April McLay Blue team- Ashley Illingworth Last but not least, the award for 3rd place this season goes to the Orange team 2nd place this season goes to the Blue team 1st place this season goes to the Teal team This finishes off the awards for the season. I’d like to again thank each and every one of you for providing me with another season of fun and enjoyment. I hope you have all had a great time meeting new people and creating new memories over the 2013 summer season. If anyone knows of a gym in a school for the winter that we’d be able to utilize, please let me know ASAP !
   
August 1, 2013
Final Night - Wednesday, August 7th
Thanks for a great season Gold and Black, you were all great to play with and against:) I will be taking back jerseys at the arena, please give them back for your $10 refund. We will be heading back to Jake's Boathouse after the final game. Awards will be given out at that time. If anyone can contribute something to our door prize table, that would be appreciated. Anyone going to provincials, I will be forwarding you a separate information package within the next few days.
   
June 18, 2013
2013 Provincials
Anyone that would like to be looked at for Provincials, please email Donna. There is a $40.00 non-refundable deposit due by July 1st. This money will be given back once you have attended Provincials.
   
June 11, 2013
Picking Up Players
As a reminder to all teams: If your team is short, you can pick up enough players to get you to 10. If one of your teammates shows up, the sub can not play the remainder of the game.
   
August 10, 2012
Summer 2012 Season Wrap Up
I’d like to take this time to say a HUGE thank you to everyone for joining the summer season of the Brampton Ladies Ball Hockey League. I’ve had another great season of meeting new friends and enjoying the game once again. Thank you for the great memories. I’d like to wish the ladies good luck this weekend when they play in the Provincials being held in Brampton. The games are being played at Century Gardens and Chris Gibson if anyone would like to come and cheer on the hometown team. At this time, I’d like to carry on with thank you’s to the team reps for helping pass along the various emails over the summer and keeping each of you informed. Thanks go out to: Linda Boyd-gold team Jackie Hunt- orange team Lesa O’Dwyer-teal team Angela Hopley- gray team Danie Theriault-black team Michelle Blackie-blue team The next person I would like to thank for keeping everyone up to date with the stats and website would be Andrea Ireland. Thank you for the many years of service to our league. You are most definitely appreciated. A big THANKS also goes out to Donnie for overseeing the refs this summer and being a dependable person. You always do a great job and we are very confident in having you associated with our league. I’d like to thank the goalies that offered up assistance when somebody was missing from week to week. We most appreciate your help. Thank you to the Gray team this summer for being such good sports about the standings, with their positive attitudes each week they came out, they lost most games, but by the end of the night, they were winners….due to the fact they met new friends in the parking lot and had provided free entertainment. At this time, as a league organizer, I would like to give an appreciation prize out to Ange Nelson for “cleaning up her act” this summer. Her penalty minutes were hardly noticed on the stats sheet this summer. Thanks Ange ! Now, on with the awards for the evening: These next awards go to the MOST IMPROVED PLAYER of each team as chosen by your teammates: Orange team- Leigh-ann Estrada Gray team-Lynn Gordon Gold team- Kelsey Bell Black team-Tracy Urwin Teal team- Flo Garbutt Blue team- Gail Lake The award for Top Points Leader of the League, was a tight race and after the stats were re-checked, the winner is #20 Sierra Butler from the Teal Team. Next award goes to the Top Goalie, at this time I’d like to congratulate April McLay, 2nd year in a row The next series of awards goes to the MOST VALUABLE PLAYER as chosen by your teammates, they are as follows: Orange team-Erika Pace Gray team- Leanne Wilkes Gold team- Emma Garrod Black team-Emma Maddigan Teal team-Sierra Butler Blue team- Lindsay Bousfield Last but not least, the award for 3rd place this season goes to the Orange team 2nd place this season goes to the Black team 1st place this season goes to the Teal team This finishes off the awards for the season. I’d like to again thank each and every one of you for providing me with another season of fun and enjoyment. I hope you have all had a great time meeting new people and creating new memories over the 2012 summer season.
   
July 31, 2011
National Championships
The Ontario Ball Hockey Association has announced ticket and event pass pricing for the upcoming National Championships. Day Tickets (Tuesday thru to Friday) $5.00 Saturday (Championship Day) $10.00 Only available Championship Day if the Event Passes are not sold out. Event Passes (Every Game – Limited to 720 tickets) $20.00 If all 720 Event Passes are sold, the Saturday Championship Day tickets will not be available. All games will be hosted at Century Gardens, located at 340 Vodden St. E and Ontario will be well represented in the Men’s divisions by the Brampton Midnight Express and Ottawa Capitals and in the Women’s division by the Ottawa Rebels, Oshawa Stampede, Vanier White Lightening and Toronto Crush.
   
July 31, 2011
Final Night - August 10
We will be holding our final night at Jake's Boathouse on First Gulf Blvd (by Home Depot at Steeles and 410). We have reservations from 8pm onward. For those of you who do not play on the final night, your last game will be next week, August 3. You can bring your jerseys back for the $10 refund. Games on the final night will be held 3rd v 4th at 7pm 1st v 2nd at 8pm If you are able to contribute any prizes for our prize table on our final night, please let me know this week or next. The ladies always appreciate prizes. Thank you for the great season so far and we look forward to seeing everyone come back to Jake's on August 10. Cheers, Donna
   
May 8, 2011
Welcome to the Summer 2011 Brampton Ladies Ballhockey
Welcome everyone !! We are glad to see all the experienced players back as well as seeing a lot of new faces, we look forward to a great season. We wanted to make note of a couple of points before we start the season: 1. We are here for some good fun and exercise and we all have things to do after each game, so please remember this…we are not getting paid to play, so…come out, play hard and enjoy; Any unsportsmanlike conduct WILL NOT be tolerated and the player(s) will be asked to leave the league WITHOUT a refund. 2. In order to make our league successful and fun, we reserve the right to balance out the teams within the 1st three weeks. We hope to have picked fairly even teams, but we may need to fine tune them to make the teams even, don’t take it personal, it is in the interest of fair play. 3. For the veterans of the game, please take the rookie players under your wing and guide them along the way so we can all enjoy the season. 4. The game is called by the refs. Once the gamesheet is signed, the goals, assists and points awarded will stand as signed by the refs. 5. The only substitute allowed, will be in the event that a goalie cannot make a game, then another goalie or someone else in the league that has offered to play goal, may be asked to play. No other subs will be permitted. In the finals, your team must NOT have a pick up goalie unless it is the team w/o the goalie and has been discussed ahead of time with the league. A defaulted game will be called when a team has less than 6 players at the drop of the ball at the beginning of the 7,8,or 9pm game (5 minutes grace). 6. Remember ladies not to forget the required equipment: all face masks MUST cover the FULL face right down to your chin, you need proper HOCKEY gloves and approved hockey stick. Also, NO JEWELLERY rule is enforced in this league. All “hard plastic” equipment ie. Shin guards, or knee pads MUST be covered…to protect the other players. 7. Please note …… everyone here has paid the exact same fee to play, so when you are on the floor remember that you are a team and that you all deserve the same playing time, this is a HOUSE LEAGUE, don’t forget to get off the floor and give others a chance. 8. If for any reason the arena time is cancelled, each team will receive a tie. Should a game have to be ended before the first half is completed for some unforeseen circumstance (leaky roof/no power/etc etc), the game will be given a tie. If however, the game has gone into the second half and the game is called by the ref, the outcome will be whatever the score is at the time that the game is called. 9. Please make sure you sign your insurance forms before the start of your first game to ensure coverage. 10. If you do not make 3 consecutive games without letting your team rep know, let it be known that your spot will be filled WITHOUT NOTICE and WITHOUT REFUND !! 11. If you cannot make your game, please email or call your team rep to let them know. In advance I’d like to thank Andrea Ireland for keeping the stats and website information up to date, any concerns speak to me and I’ll pass along the info. 12. As brought up in the past, if you wish to drink before your game, Don’t both playing. Please wait until after your game (and make sure you have a designated driver ? ) If the ref is notified that a player has been drinking, the player will be asked to leave the bench. 13. For further rules please use your Ontario Ballhockey Association Rule Book. 14. Just to note also, if there is a tie in the final standings of the regular season they will be settled as follows: Head to head record between the teams in regular season; Goals for and against between tied teams in games played together; Plus/minus goals in regular season. ******************************* Information on provincials for August 5,6 and 7th in London, Ontario to follow.
   
April 24, 2011
Season Wrap up for Winter 2010/11
I would like to take this time to say a BIG thank you to everyone for joining this winter season of Brampton Ladies Ballhockey, I appreciate each and every one of you. You are awesome. A special thank you to Sarah Leckie from Canlan Ice Sports Corporation for donating numerous prizes including some Sirius Satellite Radios, some movie tickets, a weekend adventure pack for this evening, as well as Shoppers Drug for this lovely gift basket, and Jake’s Boathouse for the support they have offered us over the years. Please make sure ladies that you have put your name in for the door prizes. I’d like to start the awards by thanking the Team Reps for all their help and the communication relays over the winter, starting with the Black team- Lindsay Browning Maroon team- Doe Hsia Pink team- Rene Churchill Teal team- Angela Hopley Gold team- Sarah Leckie Blue team- Jackie Hunt Purple team- Chrissy Niro Orange team- Michelle Blackie The next person I would sincerely like to thank is our faithful lady looking after our stats week after week, Andrea Ireland. Thanks Andrea for updating the stats week after week, year after year, we really appreciate it. Another person that was very supportive over the winter was our ref, Donnie Casselman. Thank you for your reliable services again this season. The next awards go to the individuals who were chosen by your teammates as MOST VALUABLE PLAYER for your team: Teal team- Maryann Blane Blue team- Jackie Hunt Maroon team- Irene Kiratzis Pink team- Jackie Vella Purple team- Nelia Master Orange team- Kim Uyeno Gold team- Jill Pantrey Black team – Valerie Drew The award for the Points Leader for the Season, from the Maroon team, Irene Kiratzis. The next set of awards goes to MOST IMPROVED PLAYER AS CHOSEN BY YOUR TEAMMATES: Teal team- Christine Burstyn Blue team- goalie Jen White Purple team- Tammy Lovell Orange team- Brie Marsh Pink team- Connie Toma Maroon team- Shivon Carby-Corbett Black team- Danielle Drudge Gold team- Florence Garbutt At this time I’d like to thank ALL the goalies for assisting over the season as fill in goalies for the other teams when called upon, Angela Hopley , Val Drew, Kim Ewaniuk, Cristine Sell, Jennifer White, and Angela Cairney, and the award for TOP GOALIE for the winter season goes to ANGELA HOPLEY. Last but not least, let’s hear a big round of applause for our 3rd Place Winner… the Black team 1st and 2nd Place Winner the Teal team 1st and 2nd Place Winner the Maroon team I would like to say “Way to Go” to you all for coming out this winter from your nice warm houses into your freezing cold cars to come to the gym and run around chasing a little orange ball. It was a pleasure meeting new friends and getting to stay in touch with my veteran players . Best wishes this summer in whatever adventures you take part in. I would like to say “Good Luck” to my friends here, Christine Ingram and Stef Scavo who will be heading up the Mississauga Women’s Ballhockey League for Tuesday evenings this summer. For those of you playing in Brampton on Wednesday nights this summer, make sure you get your registration and payment in before May 1st. Cheers and good night ? Donna
   
August 13, 2010
Season wrap up for Summer 2010
I’d like to take this time to say a HUGE thank you to everyone for joining the summer season of the Brampton Ladies Ball hockey League. I’ve had another great season of meeting new friends and seeing my old aquaintances once again. I’d like to wish success to our Brampton Provincial teams who will participate in Ottawa this coming weekend. At this time I’d like to thank the team reps for helping pass along the various emails over the summer and keeping each of you informed, thanks go out to : Chrissy Niro from the Teal team Lindsay Browning from the Blue team Heidi Krasnazon from the Gold team Jackie Hunt from the Orange team Mary-anne Allen from the Maroon team Lesa O’dwyer from the Black team The next person I would like to thank for keeping everyone up to date with the stats and the website is Andrea Ireland. A big thanks also goes out to Donnie for overseeing the refs for the summer and being a dependable person. I’d love to thank all of you goalies that offered up assistance when somebody was missing from week to week and to Michele Norton for playing for the Orange team and for the Blue Team for the summer season. Now on with the awards for the evening........... These next awards go to MOST IMPROVED PLAYER of each team as chosen by your teammates: Teal Team-Karen Rossnagel Orange Team-Marcy DiMichele Black Team-Dianne Terry Blue Team- Ali Sinapi Gold Team- Shade Chatrath Maroon Team-Val Churchill Next award goes to the Top Points Leader of the League, she is new to our league and brought a great game to the table every week, I’d like to congratulate Heidi Krasnazon from the Gold Team. Next award goes to Top Goalie for the League, at this time I’d like to congratulate a goalie that has heart, personality, character and a great attitude, Top goalie goes to April McLay from the Black team. The next series of awards goes to Most Valuable Player as chosen by your teammates, they are as follows: Teal team- Lindsay Bousfield Orange team- Patricia Portuondo Black team – April Mclay Blue team- Alicia Konecny Gold team- Lindsey McBride Maroon team- Linda Boyd Last but not least, the award for 3rd place this season goes to the Blue team 2nd place this season goes to the Gold team 1st place this season goes to the Black team This finishes off the awards for the season. I’d like to again thank each and every one of you for providing me with another season of fun and enjoyment. I hope you have had a great time meeting new people and creating new memories. We have the winter registration up and running at www.blbha.com sign up early to avoid disappointment. The season will start around Thanksgiving and end around Easter. We play on Wednesday nights out of Turner Fenton High School. Thanks again Donna
   
July 29, 2010
2011 Summer Registration
Summer Registration is now open. Click on the Links button to take you to the Registration Form
   
April 7, 2010
Season wrap up for Winter 2009/10
I’d like to take this time to say a HUGE thank you to everyone for joining the winter season of the Brampton Ladies Ballhockey league. Please make sure that your team has received their door tickets for the various prizes that have been donated this evening. Special thanks go out to Shoppers Drug Mart-Heartlake, Sarah Leckie from Canlan Ice Sports, Dave Brown from Jake’s boathouse, Irene Kiratzis from Assa Abloy (Architectural Door Hardware Company) and Bonnie King with prizes from “Up your Kilt”. Thanks once again to everyone ? For your information, tonight we have a special raffle for a Reebok hockey stick that is valued at $200.00 and a Sirius Satellite package worth $295.00 that has been donated by Canlan Ice Sports via Sarah Leckie. Tickets are 3 for 5 bucks. The money raised will be going to Breast Cancer Research. Thank you to Kris Hicks and Michelle Blackie for selling the tickets. Update...... we raised $220.00 towards Breast Cancer from everyone tonight at Jake’s....thanks again everyone for your donation. At this time I would like to thank the team reps for continually sending out emails to keep you all informed over the course of the season. Teal team-Sarah Leckie Orange team- Mary-anne Allen Gold team- Angela Hopley Purple team- Chrissy Niro Blue team- Lindsay Browning Black team- Jackie Hunt Pink team- Michelle Blackie Maroon team- Sue Lyle Thank you goes out to Andrea Ireland who has connected our league with a new website for our stats. It is very detailed and up to date. Thanks Andrea for your continued support. Thanks go out to Donnie Casselman, for keeping our refs lined up for the season. Thank you to our early birds at the gym each week, I really appreciate your thoughtful consideration with helping set up the gym. Now on with the awards for the evening....... These next awards go to the individuals who have been chosen by your teammates for MOST VALUABLE PLAYER for your teams as follows: Teal Team – Jill Pantrey Orange team- Melanie Olar Black team- Kim Uyeno Blue team – Lindsay Browning Gold team- Angela Hopley Maroon team- Irene Kiratzis Pink team- Michelle Blackie Purple team- Sarah Hudson Next award of the evening goes to the person with the most points for the season, the award goes to Irene Kiratzis from the Maroon team. Irene had a total of 55 points in the regular season. That was a record for our league. Congratulations Irene. The next award is for the Top Goalie of the season. This season seemed to be a little scattered when it came to goalies, some teams were lucky enough to have committed goalies, while other teams had a little trouble with their goalie coming out. We are very thankful to the goalies that have accepted to help out when the teams were short. At this time the award for Top Goalie goes to the Gold team, Angela Hopley. Congrats Angela! Next the awards are for the MOST IMPROVED PLAYERS AS CHOSEN BY THEIR TEAMMATES: For the Teal team- Phaedra Van Buuren Orange team- Ali Sinapi Black team- Marcy DiMichele Blue team- Jen Reid Gold team- Jen Talarico Maroon team – Sue Lyle Purple team- Carrie Nasurick Pink team- Jen Boucher Last but not least are the awards for the 3rd place this season goes to the Purple team 2nd place this season goes to the Teal team 1st place this season goes to the Maroon team Thanks ladies for another great winter season. I wish you all a wonderful summer