2022 Playoffs

Playoffs

** Players must be paid in full to participate in playoffs. SUBS must be approved by League Reps. **

Playoff Overtime Rules:

  • Overtime format is sudden death / first goal wins.
  • 1st overtime period 10 minutes / 5 on 5
  • All additional overtime periods;  5 minute period / 5 v 5 until we have a winner.
  • 1 minute break between overtime periods

Tuesday APRIL 12th, 2022 

  • GAME 3              8:00pm                     Mid Mass            VS         F.W. Webb
  • GAME 4              9:00pm                     Mann’s                VS         Ace Temp

Thursday APRIL 14th, 2022 

  • GAME 5              8:00pm                     Dooley’s              VS        Paul Mitchell
  • GAME 6              9:00pm                     Yale Electric         VS       East Street

Tuesday APRIL 19th, 2022 

  • GAME 7              8:00pm                     Game 5 Winner    VS         Game 4 Winner
  • GAME 8              9:00pm                     Game 3 Winner    VS         Game 6 Winner

Thursday APRIL 21st, 2022 

  • GAME 9             8:00pm                      Game 7 Winner    VS      Game 8 Winner

2021-22 Season Information

The WMSHL 2021-22 season, will beGIN on 9/07/2021.

TEams Have been updated and the schedule has been posted through October. The Remainder of the schedule will be posted this week.

******** All games will be  50 Minutes and played on the Hour at 8PM, 9pm and 10pm ; Tuesday and thursday ********

Please read the full post as it contains important information regarding the 2021-22 season

League Info CostCovid-19, Players and Subs


Teams and schedule have been posted for the 2020-21 season.

  • The league is back to 10 teams this year.
  • All teams will play 36 games and will be guaranteed at least 1 playoff game.
  • Game will be played on Tuesday and Thursday nights
  • We reserve the right to cancel games due to inclement weather or covid situations.
  • Games will now start at 8:00p, 9:00pm and 10:00pm and will run for 50 minutes. Running time may be used in the 3rd period

Cost for the current season:

  • $675 per player
  • $400 per goalie
  • $20 per game SUB fee.

Payment can be made in the form of cash, check or credit card. Full payment must be made by December 1st, 2021. Players not paid in full by December 1 may be removed from their team. Players not paid in full by December 1st 2021 will lose their priority/spot for future seasons.

  • For cash or check payment, please see Meg Drapeau in the rink lobby on any Tuesday or Thursday night.
  • To pay by credit card, you can pay in the Rink office. Players can speak with rink management(Paul or Cilla) to make payment directly through FMC. Be sure to ask  that the payment is applied to the WMSHL account.
  • Save your receipt.

We are constantly working to keep the league affordable. The average cost per player per game is ~$19. We ask that everyone make full payment by the deadline to ensure that the league can operate and stay current with FMC.


COVID-19 Specifics

The WMSHL group is responsible for coordinating and managing our group and players. All players must adhere to the posted rules as well as the Massachusetts guidelines for ice hockey.

There are currently no restrictions for our group however please continue to review guidelines as they change as it will be very important for our group to follow these to keep the season in play and the rink open. Our main goal is to get back on the ice  and stay on the ice. Players unwilling to adhere to the guidelines will be removed from the league.

FMC – COVID-19 Rink Specifics:

  • Currently no restrictions other the clean up your locker room before you leave

PLAYER & SUB ELIGIBILITY

All players must provide appropriate contact information as requested by FMC and/or WMSHL. Anyone that is not specifically assigned to a team roster or specifically identified on the SUB List can not play in any games. This is non-negotiable and the team and sub list rosters as posted on the WMSHL website will determine eligibility.

In simple terms, If a player is not on the lists, that player cannot play. Players that ignore the SUB Rule will be removed from the league.

Team and Sub List will be maintained throughout the year. As in previous years, Sub rules must be followed

SUB Rules

Each player is responsible for getting a sub to replace them when they are unable to make a game. Only subs from the sublist can be used in the league. Each sub on the list has been recommended and approved by the league reps and given an appropriate rating. To maintain parity in the league, players should only use subs that are rated the same or lower than their own rating. Each player and team should police this process to maintain fairness and keep the league fun. Remember all teams make the playoffs.

SUB RULES

  • Only use subs from the sub list. If a player is not on the list, do not use that player.
  • A sub’s rating must be equal or less than the player being replace or you will forfeit the game
  • Subs must pay $20 per game and must pay prior to each game.
  • Teams requiring long-term sub must consult with league reps. League reps will fill long-term needs.
  • Subs for playoffs will be determined prior to playoffs.

Players interested in joining the league and/or added to the sub list can email: GCARP7433@GMAIL.COM.
Please provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Contact Number
  • Cell (if different)
  • player experience
  • Member referral: Name of player in the league that may have referred you

2020-21 Season Update – 12/13/2020

The remainder of the 2020-21 season is cancelled.

At  this time we have made the decision to cancel this season of the WMSHL. The restrictions the state and fmc have put in place make it much too challenging to continue.

With this, we have decided to issue full credits to all that have paid any money for the 2020-21 season. We are in the process of  issuing checks that have paid. These should be mailed this week and if we need addresses we will reach out to you or you team rep.

Unfortunately, we  are unable to hold the money in our account for next year.

Our goal is to start a new season in fall of 2021. See you next fall.

2020-21 Status 11/07/2020

League Update

Due to the governors new soft curfew, we will not be able to start skating next week.

As of now we are on hold until the week of December 7th.

If anything changes we will update teams reps and WMSHL website

2020-21 Status 10/26/2020

Due to Governor Charlie Parker’s discriminatory and selective actions against the hockey community all rinks in Massachusetts are closed until at Least NOV 7th. 

The WMSHL 2020-21 season is paused until our elected officials choose to allow us to continue. Communication regarding how we proceed forward will be forthcoming.

2020-21 Season Information

The start of the WMSHL 2020-21 season, will beGIN on 9/22.

******** Please see update to the Schedule. Tuesday games will be played at 9pm and 10pm and thursday games will be played at 8pm and 9pm ********

Please read the full post as it contains important information regarding the 2020-21 season

League Info CostCovid-19, Players and Subs


Teams and schedule have been posted for the 2020-21 season.

  • The league consists of 8 teams this year.
  • All teams will play 27 games and will be guaranteed at least 1 playoff game.
  • Game will be played on Tuesday and Thursday nights
  • Each team will play 1 game per week (exception for holiday weeks)
  • Games will now start at 9:00pm and 10:00pm on Tuesdays and 8:00pm and 9:00pm on Thursdays and will run for 50 minutes. Running time may be used in the 3rd period

Cost for the current season:

  • $500 per player
  • $300 per goalie
  • $20 per game SUB fee.

Payment can be made in the form of cash, check or credit card. Full payment must be made by December 1st, 2020. Players not paid in full by December 1 may be removed from their team. Players not paid in full by December 1st 2020 may also lose their priority/spot for future seasons.

  • For cash or check payment, please see Meg Drapeau in the rink lobby on any Tuesday or Thursday night.
  • To pay by credit card, you can pay in the Rink office. Players can speak with rink management(Paul or Cilla) to make payment directly through FMC. Be sure to ask  that the payment is applied to the WMSHL account.
  • Save your receipt.

We are constantly working to keep the league affordable. The average cost per player per game is ~$19. We ask that everyone make full payment by the deadline to ensure that the league can operate and stay current with FMC.


COVID-19 Specifics

The WMSHL group is responsible for coordinating and managing our group and players. All players must adhere to the posted rules as well as the Massachusetts guidelines for ice hockey.

https://fmcicesports.com/uncategorized/updated-massachusetts-guidelines-ice-hockey-return-to-play/

Please review the guidelines as it will be very important for our group to follow these to keep the season in play and the rink open. Our season may look different this year but our main goal is to get back on the ice  and stay on the ice. Players unwilling to adhere to the guidelines will be removed from the league.

FMC – COVID-19 Rink Specifics:

  • Player should arrive 30 minutes or less prior to the schedule ice-time
  • Masks must be worn when entering/leaving the building
  • Locker rooms are open for use.
  • Players have 15 minutes to exit the locker rooms after their schedule ice-time
  • Showers are not available
  • Players must leave the building immediately after their scheduled game.
  • Obey posted Social Distancing guidelines

PLAYER & SUB ELIGIBILITY

All players must provide appropriate contact information as requested by FMC and/or WMSHL. Anyone that is not specifically assigned to a team roster or specifically identified on the SUB List can not play in any games. This is non-negotiable and the team and sub list rosters as posted on the WMSHL website will determine eligibility.

In simple terms, If a player is not on the lists, that player cannot play.

Team and Sub List will be maintained throughout the year. As in previous years, Sub rules must be followed

SUB Rules

Each player is responsible for getting a sub to replace them when they are unable to make a game. Only subs from the sublist can be used in the league. Each sub on the list has been recommended and approved by the league reps and given an appropriate rating. To maintain parity in the league, players should only use subs that are rated the same or lower than their own rating. Each player and team should police this process to maintain fairness and keep the league fun. Remember all teams make the playoffs.

SUB RULES

  • Only use subs from the sub list. If a player is not on the list, do not use that player.
  • A sub’s rating must be equal or less than the player being replace or you will forfeit the game
  • Subs must ay $20 per game and must pay prior to each game.
  • Teams requiring long-term sub must consult with league reps. League reps will fill long-term needs.
  • Subs for playoffs will be determined prior to playoffs.

Players interested in joining the league and/or added to the sub list can email: GCARP7433@GMAIL.COM.
Please provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Contact Number
  • Cell (if different)
  • player experience
  • Member referral: Name of player in the league that may have referred you

2020-21 Season Update

The start of the WMSHL 2020-20 season, will be delayed.

Based on the information provided by FMC regarding the reopening on rinks, we are still in a holding pattern on the league start date. Once we know definitively, we will get you all more information.

All players that were on a team for the previous season will be given opportunity to be on a team for the upcoming season.

We understand that players may chose to opt-out of playing this year. If you were on a team last season and are not able to play this season, Please contact one of the league reps as soon as possible.

  • Scott Downing –
  • Paul Drapeau
  • Peter Boin
  • George Carpenter

or email gcarp7433@gmail.com

A summarized version of the Massachusetts guidelines for ice hockey can be found here:

https://fmcicesports.com/uncategorized/updated-massachusetts-guidelines-ice-hockey-return-to-play/

Please review the guidelines as it will be very important for our group to follow these to keep the season in play and the rink open. Our season may look different this year but our main goal is to get back on the ice as soon as possible and be able to play hockey.

All Games are Cancelled for Week of 3/15/2020

Due to the growing concerns and spread of the latest coronavirus (COVID-19), FMC Ice Sports has closed all FMC facilities until further notice. FMC Announcement

At this time , All games scheduled this week are cancelled. The WMSHL Board and team reps will review our options and make a decision on the continuation of the season and completing playoffs as more information becomes available.

Any questions or comments can be directed to board members and or team reps.

Thank for your consideration and understanding.

 

2019-20 Season

Teams


The 2019-20 Teams have been posted. As of 8/24/2019 the league is full with 100 full time players and 10 goalies. Any new or additional players wishing to join the league will be put on a wait list and sub list. Teams were selected through a draft based on player ratings. The league reps oversaw 10 team reps who participated in the draft and approved the final team selection.

Players from past seasons who are in good financial standing with the league were given priority followed by new players from the wait list and sub list . Any player with an outstanding balance from past season was not included in the draft and has lost their spot. These player will not be allowed to play or included on the sub-list until balances are paid in-full. 


Player Payment


Cost per player for the 2019-20 season will be $695; goalies will be $400. Payment can be made in the form of cash, check or credit card. Full payment must be made by December 1st, 2019. Players not paid in full by December 1 may be removed from their team. Players not paid in full by December 1st 2019 may also lose their priority/spot for future seasons.

  • For cash or check payment, please see Meg Drapeau in the rink lobby on any Tuesday or Thursday night.
  • To pay by credit card, you can pay in the Rink office. Players can speak with rink management(Paul or Cilla) to make payment directly through FMC. Be sure to ask  that the payment is applied to the WMSHL account.
  • Save your receipt.

We are constantly working to keep the league affordable. The average cost per player per game is ~$19. We ask that everyone make full payment by the deadline to ensure that the league can operate and stay current with FMC.


SUBS & SUB LIST

Each player is responsible for getting a sub to replace them when they are unable to make a game. Only subs from the sublist can be used in the league. Each sub on the list has been recommended and approved by the league reps and given an appropriate rating. To maintain parity in the league, players should only use subs that are rated the same or lower than their own rating. Each player and team should police this process to maintain fairness and keep the league fun. Remember all teams make the playoffs.

Sub Rules

  • Only use subs from the sub list. If a player is not on the list, do not use that player.
  • A sub’s rating must be equal or less than the player being replace or you will forfeit the game
  • Subs must ay $20 per game and must pay prior to each game.
  • Teams requiring long-term sub must consult with league reps. League reps will fill long-term needs.
  • Subs for playoffs will be determined prior to playoffs.

Players interested in joining the league and/or added to the sub list can email: GCARP7433@GMAIL.COM.
Please provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Contact Number
  • Cell (if different)
  • player experience
  • Member referral: Name of player in the league that may have referred you

Additional Information

Games are played on Tuesday and Thursday nights, with game times scheduled at 8:00pm, 9:10pm and 10:20pm. The season runs from the first week in September through mid April and includes playoffs. Teams consist of 10 players and a goalie and are selected prior to the start of the season. “Talent” is distributed equally across the 10 teams using a rating system.

  • The 2019-20 Schedule will be posted the week of 8/26.
  • All teams will play week #1 beginning Sept. 3, 2019.
  • The sub list will be updated during the week of 8/26.

All questions should be directed at Scott Downing, Peter Boin or George Carpenter.