The Snowbowl Broomball Tournament attracts teams from all over the Twin Cities metro and as far as Indiana and the east coast! The following categories are sanctioned by USA Broomball:
- Men’s USA Broomball Sanctioned Tournament will be held Saturday, February 9th at the Ham Lake Ice Facility (NHL-size rink). (See Broomball Tournament 2018 file below for all the details.)
- Women’s Short Ice Tournament will be held Friday, February 8th at Majestic Oaks’ Oak Center Ice Facility at 701 Bunker Lake Blvd. Ham Lake. (See Womens Broomball file below and for all the details.)
- Co-Rec Short Ice Tournament will be held Saturday, February 9th at Majestic Oaks’ Oak Center Ice Facility. (See CoRec Broomball file below for all the details.)
Team registration begins immediately and continues until February 1 or until 8 teams are registered in each category.
Contact Al Stauffacher with questions and to sign up your team.
Men’s USA Broomball Sanctioned Tournament Schedule
February 8, 2018
ALL games played at Ham Lake Park
NOW 3 game guarantee
12th Annual Ham Lake Snow Bowl MENS Broomball Tournament Feb 9th
4 team round robin tournament. All teams get 3 games. Team with most points is declared champion. Tiebreaking info will be on site
600 Team 311263131 vs Greenman
640 Machine vs Fab 5
720 Rocktanskys vs 311263131
800 Fulton vs Machine
840 Greenman vs Rocktanskys
920 Fab 5 vs Fulton
1000 Consolation A3 vs B3
1040 CHAMPIONSHIP A1 vs B1
1120 3rd Place A2 vs B2
All Games played at:Majestics Oaks Golf Course-The Oaks Center 701 Bunker Lake Blvd
USA Broomball Sanctioned Broomball Tournament. 3 games guaranteed
Host Bar: 46th Hole (at Majestics Oaks Golf Course) 701 Bunker Lake Blvd- just 2 miles South of rink. Free pitcher of beer to each team. Great food – lunch and beer specials.
Other Snow Bowl Events on-site include: Kids’ Ice Snowmobiling, Dog sled pulls, fat tire bike race, silent auctions, meat raffles, medallion hunt, craft show, snow sculpture contest, ice fishing contest and a family fun area with free games for the kids. Beer, food and beverages will be served on-site at heated tent.
TEAM CHECK in-each team will need to have a waiver signed and filled out before their 1st game. teams must arrive 30 minutes prior to first game to facilitate this. No player can play if waiver is not signed. Team captains will get welcome packet with free beer coupons and more.
Play is governed by USA Broomball rulebook
2 22 minute halves. Last 2 minutes of game will be stop time if lead of 2 goals or less
Each team is allotted 1 timeout for entire game.
A mercy will rule will occur if a team is winning by 6 goals or more after halftime
OT will be sudden death- 3v3 plus a goalie.
Verbal Abuse of game officials and or tournament officials will not be tolerated. This will be strictly enforced throughout the course of this event. DO NOT speak to the officials unless you have a C or A on your sweater. A 10 minute misconduct penalty will be assessed to offending participant(s).
SPECIAL NOTE; There is an entrance fee gate to get in. Mention you are there for broomball to waive this fee UNLESS you want to buy a button to go down and have fun on the lake or enter contests.
The 4th Annual Ham Lake Snow Bowl Womens’ Short Ice Tournament Friday February 8th
All Games played at: Majestics Oaks Golf Course-The Oaks Center 701 Bunker Lake Blvd
All players must sign a waiver to participate. Teams need to check in 30 minutes prior to first game. NO CARRY ON BEVERAGES allowed into Oak Center or warming house. Food and beverages available at the 46th Hole.
Games are 2- 15 minute periods. Last 2 minutes of game is stop time if goal difference is 3 or less. OT is sudden death with no changes in player amount on ice. NO icing or offsides. No team can go less than 3 players (non-penalized team wil add player if 2 penalties are on the board) Mercy rule is 9 goals after one complete half. Outdoor ball will be used UNLESS both teams agree to use indoor ball. HLCC will try to put live action on the web for championship round games- details to come.
Climate Change Deniers
600 Black Ice vs Climate Change Deniers
640 Lumberjacks vs Cold Snap
720 Artic Blast vs Climate Change Deniers
800 Ice Fairies vs Cold Snap
840 Black Ice vs Artic Blast
920 Lumberjacks vs Ice Fairies
1000 A3 VS B3 : CONSOLTAION
1040 A1 VS B1: CHAMPIONSHIP
1120 A2 VS B2; 3RD PLACE
2017-Hands and Cans
2016-Hands and cans