Hit the cone!

Hit the cone

Game Rules

  • Make the goal one cone placed inside an area with a radius of approximately six yards.
  • The circumference can be marked out with frisbees, bibs or flat cones.
  • The team in dark uniforms plays against the team in white.
  • A goal is scored when the ball is played from outside the area to knock over the cone.
  • All players are allowed to run through the circle but no player is allowed to touch the ball in the circle.
  • If any player touches the ball in the area, the opposing team has a free shot at the “goal” from the edge of the circle.
  • Keep score.

Player Objectives

Player in possession:

  • To keep an eye on the ball and keep the head up to observe teammates, opponents and the goal.
  • To maintain possession of the ball by keeping one’s body between the ball and opponent.
  • To change direction, by turning with the ball, and to change pace.
  • To pass to teammates and choose which teammate is the better option.
  • To achieve pace and accuracy of pass.

Players not in possession:

  • To support the player with the ball.
  • To know where and when to run.
  • To know not to make the same run as other supporting players, or to crowd the player in possession of the ball.

NOTES:

The game should be no longer than three minutes before allowing players to rest.

With a group of 12, six play and six rest.