Timeline and Deadlines

Snowbelt Board Meetings and Other Events

Board Meetings are held at Onondaga Nation Arena (Map)

Thu10/10/19*Snowbelt Board Meeting (Official team numbers declared) (2nd Thursday)
Sun10/13/19*Snowbelt Schedulers' Meeting (Sunday, 3 pm)
Fri10/18/19Completed Schedules (dates/times/rinks) due back to Snowbelt Scheduler
Sat10/19/19First Day of Regular Season
Fri11/01/19Interim Rosters Due (before 3rd weekend)
Thu11/21/19Snowbelt Board Meeting
Thu12/19/19Snowbelt Board Meeting
Tue12/31/19Final Rosters (1-T Forms) Frozen
Thu01/16/20Snowbelt Board Meeting
Sun02/09/20Last Day of Regular Season
Mon02/10/20All game reporting must be entered/submitted
Thu02/13/20Snowbelt JAM Placement Meeting (6:30 pm)
Thu02/13/20Snowbelt JAM Director Meeting (6:30 pm)
Thu02/13/20*Snowbelt Board Meeting (2nd Thursday)
Thu02/14/20JAM Placements Announced
JAM Weekend
Thu03/19/20Snowbelt Board Meeting (last of season)
Thu08/20/20(Tentative) Snowbelt Board Meeting (first of next season)

2018-19 Important Dates

  • August 16, 2018 (Aug Board Meeting) – First board meeting of the season. Snowbelt Reps should provide contact info (name, e-mail, phone) for their association’s representative, scheduler(s), and treasurer.
  • September 20, 2018 (Sept Board Meeting)Tentative team numbers provided by Snowbelt Reps. (These numbers are best estimates, not commitments!) Firm Thruway Series participant commitments are required.
  • October 18, 2018 (Oct Board Meeting)Final team numbers provided by Snowbelt Reps.
    • If you’re unsure of how many teams to submit, be sure to round down since it is easier for us to add a team later than to remove a team from the schedule.
    • Reps: Use the Snowbelt Division Selection Flowchart (or Snowbelt By-Law 2.01) to determine the default division for your team.
    • Associations may petition up/down (along with supporting information) if they determine a team is better suited in a different division. Reps: Obtain the Team Placement Waiver form from the Reps Only Page.
  • October 27, 2018 – Regular Season officially begins
  • November 9, 2018 (Before 3rd weekend of play) – Interim rosters are due
  • December 31, 2018 – Final/official rosters are due, rosters are frozen — no additional changes after this date without a Snowbelt Board vote of approval
  • Februrary 10, 2019 – Last day for league regular-season play
  • Februrary 11, 2019 – Deadline for all game results to be submitted/reported
  • Februrary 13, 2019 (Wednesday) (Feb Board Meeting) – Teams placed into Snowbelt JAM tournaments/locations
  • March 1-3, 2019 – JAM tournaments (all levels)
  • March 15, 2019 (Mar Board Meeting) – Last Board meeting of the season