Format and Standards

 


PACIFIC PREMIER FORMAT AND MINIMUM STANDARDS


PACIFIC PREMIER FORMAT

Champion of the Pacific Premier will earn a spot in the Spring NISA Independent Cup Qualifiers.

 

 


PACIFIC PREMIER MINIMUM STANDARDS

Spring '22

 

NISA Nation

Pacific Premier D1

Women's Regional D1

Affiliate D2

 

Start week

 

Clasura Oct/ Apertura Mar

Feb

   
 

End week

 

Clasura Dec/ Apertura Jun

May

   

Teams per division

   

8

TBD

 

Number of league matches

   

10

TBD

 
 

Point system

 

W = 3pts D = 1pt

 

Extratime rules

 

FIFA Rules ( two 15 minute halves, followed by penalties)

 

League cup format

 

Knockout

Rd. robin + KO

N/A

 
 

Awards

 

TBD

TBD

TBD

 
 

Pro/Rel

*

Relegation only

Yes

No

 

Tiebreaker 1

   

Head-to-head

 

Tiebreaker 2

   

Goal Differential

 

Tiebreaker 3

   

Goals For

 

Tiebreaker 4

   

Goals Against

 

Tiebreaker 5

   

Coin Toss

 
 

Match rules

 

IFAB/ FIFA

 

Substitution rules

   

7 in 5 stoppages no re-rentry

NCAA

 

Discipline

   

See CODE OF CONDUCT for full details. Forms of discipline include, but are not limited to loss of points, fines and relegation.

 
 

*Promotion available after first year. Relegation will open up when NISA Nation region fills up.

             

League fees and club packages

 

NISA Nation

Pacific Premier D1

Women's Regional D1

Regional Affiliate

Annual fees

 

$10,000

$1,750

$1,250

 

Team bond

   

$250

$250

 

Player registration

   

Included

$40

 

Game- 4th official

 

Required

Required $Included

Optional

 

Game- 3 officials

per

Required

$140 (per team)

TBD

 

League sleeve patches

**

 

40

40

 

Gameballs on hand

**

 

4

3

 

League gameday vests

**

 

10

10

 

Club website

   

Recommended

Recommended

 

Post match survey

 

Required

Required

Required

 

Certified athletic trainer

 

Home provided

Recommended

 

Match referee assignor

 

TBD

Steve Larsen

Partner deals

   

League partners offer discounted rates on high quality service and products to all of our clubs.

Sportzstudio

   

$35/mo

Xara Soccer uniforms

   

TBD

   

**Provided by league

             

Gameday requirements

 

NISA Nation

Pacific Premier D1

Women's Regional D1

Regional Affiliate

 

Referee liason

 

Required

N/A

N/A

 

Matchday rosters: home and away

 

Required

Required

TBD

 

National anthem

 

Required

Optional

 

Starter/ Referee Walkout

 

Required

Optional

 

Coin toss

 

Required

Required

Required

 

Home team complimentary tickets

 

25/2

25/2

25/2

 

Stadium parking passes

 

As needed

N/A

N/A

 

4th Official Table

 

Required

Required

N/A

 

Full matching kit

 

All clubs are required to have matching: shirts, shorts and socks

 

Required uniform number locations

   

Front / back

Back

 

League sleeve patches

 

Required

Required

Required

 

Gameday colors

   

Home team changes if there is a color confilct

 

Bench attire

   

Subs must wear pennies on the sidelines

 

Coaching staff attire

   

Club gear, pennies or alternate colors

 

Captain's armband

 

Required

Required

Required

 
             

Field standards: surface and staging

 

NISA Nation

Pacific Premier D1

Women's Regional D1

Regional Affiliate

Stadium minimum capacity

 

1000

League approval req.

League approval req.

 

Ingress/ egress

 

Yes

League approval req.

League approval req.

 

Grass surface

 

Yes

High quality

High quality

 

Turf surface

 

Yes

High quality

High quality

 

Other sport markings

 

OK

Ok

Ok

 

Bench staging

   

Same side

N/A

 

Bench accommodations

 

16 players

8 players

8 players

 

Referee bench

 

Yes

Recommended

Recommended

 

Substitution board

 

Recommended

Recommended

Recommended

 

Team/ ref locker rooms and facilities

 

Yes

Locker rooms and showers are not required for field approval

 

Technical area

 

Yes

Only league personnel, club personnel and referees are allowed in the technical area

 

Press box

 

Optional

Not required for field approval

 

Internet

 

Hardline

Recommended hot spot or hardline

 

Live streaming

 

Yes

Recommended

Recommended

 
             

Player standards

 

NISA Nation

Pacific Premier D1

Women's Regional D1

Regional Affiliate

Minimum age: birth year

 

N/A

2006

2006

 

Maximum age: birth year

 

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Number of over/under age players

 

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Max roster: registered

 

30

30

30

 

Max roster: gameday

 

18

18

18

 

Coaching license requirements

   

USSF grassroots

USSF D