BYLAWS AMENDMENT #11
SUBJECT: DEFINITION OF SCRIMMAGE
Amend NAIA Bylaws Article V, Section B, Item 17 as follows:
17. Scrimmage: A competition against competitors not identified with the institution when:
a. The competition is not listed or is noted as a scrimmage on the institutional schedule; and
b. No scores or statistics are reported by either institution.
c. No admission is charged.
Scrimmages shall not be allowed in the following intercollegiate sports: cross country, golf, swimming and diving, indoor and outdoor track and field, and wrestling.
Students must be certified as eligible prior to participating in a scrimmage. Seasons of competition will not be charged to students who participate only in scrimmages. Transfer students shall be governed by the association under which they competed.
Intent: Remove the prohibition on charging admission from the definition of scrimmage.
Effective date: August 1, 2013
Submitted by: NAIA Menís Soccer Coaches Association
Co-Sponsored by: Crossroads League