GKSSA - 2023 Outdoor News

Playoff Games

As with past years, all quarter final and semi final playoff matches, if tied at the end of regulation, will proceed directly to kicks f rom the penalty mark.

Weekend finals will have two ten-minute halves of extra time before proceeding to kicks from the penalty mark. Weekday finals will be the same as other rounds due to lighting issues.

B Playoffs Delayed due to Weather

Due to saturated field conditions, current pouring rain in Loyalist, and washed out lines, tonight's games at BHS have been postponed.

The GKSSA board has decided the following:

Cup Rules

The Nathalie Cave and Carmine Lanzo Sr Cups begin tonight. These games require a winner, so if the match is tied at the end of regulation, all games up to and including the semi-finals will go directly to kicks from the penalty mark.

Call-ups are not permitted for cup matches, but trial players are. If you plan to use a trial player, please in advance of your match.

First week schedule

There will be a small handful of A and B division games in the first week of play, beginning May 9. The rest of the teams will begin the week of May 15.

The schedule for the first month should be available soon, but in the meantime, here is the beginning schedule for the first week:

A quick reminder to check out the GKSSA Discipline report to see what suspensions are pending coming into this season. Once rosters are confirmed with the league, suspensions will be marked on team matches.

Outdoor 2023

The GKSSA General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at the Invista Centre - Hall C at 7p. An agenda will be released no laterthan 1 week prior to this meeting.

In addition, the outdoor season registration will immediately follow the General Meeting. To guarantee a spot in the 2023 outdoor season:

  1. State your intention to register for the 2023 outdoor season (email the )
  2. E-Transfer $1,000 deposit to the OR bring a cheque in the amount of $1,000 payable to'G.K.S.S.A.' to the meeting. (note: If e-transfer, please indicate team name in message box)
  3. Any deposits received after April 26, 2023 will not guarantee a spot in the outdoor season.

Please note, as previously indicated, promotion and relegation will apply to the 2023 outdoor season based on the 2022 regular season standings.

Once your spot is secured, more information will follow. This will include Team Roster Forms and remaining 2023 fees.