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08-23-2011, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by McDugan View Post
Well, it's different for goalies. It's not like a younger goalie gets to put his youth to great advantage. (He's not skating all over gaining a step on older skaters, etc.) If there aren't any 40+ y/o goalies, then you're faced with a choice between having no goalie on one or more teams or bringing in someone who doesn't meet the age requirement. Pretty obvious to me which is the better option.
I actually played with an over 40 team a couple of times in high school when their normal goalie couldn't make it. First time I was 15 and I was probably the worst goalie in the tournament.

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