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Here's to help you understand the terminology from the sideline!


Terms - Offense
 

1. Find Space - Get to an open patch of field, away from otherplayers.

2. Space- Get to an open patch of field, away from other players.
 
3. Meet the Pass - Run toward the man passing you the ball.
 
4. Get the Ball to “X”- Pass/Run the ball to the spot directly behind the goal.
 
5. Adjacent Offensive players on either side of the man with the ball.
 
6. I’m your Help!I’m open!
 
7. Be the Help - The coaches are telling you to go over and get yourself open so your teammate can pass you the ball because he’s in trouble.
 
8. Who’s the Help? - The coaches are asking the players on the field who can get themselves open so they can get the ball passed to them.

 
 
Terms - Defense
 

1. Find a ManFind someone to guard right away.
 
2. Match Up- Match up with someone to guard right away.
 
3. DropDon’t guard your man so close.

4. Drop Back- Don’t guard you man so close.
 
5. The Hole - Area right in front of your goal. Always watch the hole!
 
6. Stop the Ball Pick up the man with the man and stop him from running in and taking a shot.
 
7. No Stick D - Play defense by staying in front of your man, not trying to take the ball away but not letting him get past you. Play defense like you don’t have a stick in your hand.
 
8. Body- Don’t lunge for your man’s stick. Just guard his body.
 
9. Play the Body - Don’t lunge for your man’s stick. Just guard his body.
 
10. Kickit 2 Pickit - When the ball is in the middle of a pile, kick it out so you can pick it up.
 
11. Clear - When the defense or goalie gets the ball and tries to get it back up-field.