If both teams have at least 7 players, the game must start at the posted Kickoff time
If either team has less than 7 players at posted game time a 15 minute grace period will begin
Once 7 players are present the game will start
If after 15 minutes a team still has less than 7 players a forfeit will be declared.
If a team’s Player ID Cards are not at the field the referee may not check players in or start the game. If cards have not arrived after the 15 minute grace period ends, game will be declared a forfeit
The Team bond will then be used to pay the referees. If both teams do not field the required number of players the referee fees will be split between them
The referees will report the reason the game was not played