Publisher’s Note: The National Federation of State High School Associations is the only source of official high school interpretations. They do not set aside nor modify any rule. They are made and published by the NFHS in response to situations presented.
Dr. Karissa L. Niehoff, Publisher, NFHS Publications © 2018
SITUATION 1: A player’s stick has been altered to create a pointed edge. Is this stick legal? RULING: No. (3-1-1)
SITUATION 2: One edge of a player’s stick is chipped. May the stick be used further in the game? RULING: The stick must be immediately removed from the game. If the chipped edge is sufficiently covered with tape, it may be returned to use in that game. (8-1-1)