Spring 2017 Season


Regular Season Info

Updated League Rules
(Updated 01/31/17)

PLAQUES for All-Star Notables are now provided BY REQUEST ONLY.  If you wish to receive a plaque for your high on, high out, Ton-80, R09, 6 Bull/Corks or other notable, you must put a check in the special box on the new match report - see pic below.

Match Schedules:

Area Schedule Area Director email Phone
Boston DOWNLOAD
03/28/17
Reflects Snow Cancellation Delays
Anna Moretti annam@mmdl.org 978-882-5207
Central DOWNLOAD
03/28/17
Reflects Snow Cancellation Delays
Becky Wainwright becky@mmdl.org 978-882-3119

Central Area Captains:
Please contact your division rep listed on the outside of your captain's kit for all issues

North Shore DOWNLOAD
02/03/17
Donna Millett donnam@mmdl.org 978-882-2634
South Shore DOWNLOAD
02/05/17
Chris Ryan chrisr@mmdl.org 978-882-3117

Submitting Match Reports via Email

This is now MANDATORY!  Help us speed up match score reporting!  Click here for more information.
 

Roster Changes

In the event you need to make a change to your team's player roster, please make sure you read and understand the MMDL's roster change policy.  Failure to comply with these rules may result in penatly points to any match score where unapproved players participated.

MATCH ORDER OF PLAY:
Click here to download this as .pdf document that you can print and have on hand at your matches for reference.

501 Doubles / Double-In, Double-Out / Single Leg  (Best of Three SIDO in Super A Division Only)

1. 501 Game One Away for Cork first (not choice) - Away Team Chalks
2. 501 Game Two Home for Cork first (not choice) - Home Team Chalks
3. 501 Game Three Away for Cork first (not choice) - Away Team Chalks

Cricket Doubles / Single Leg (Best of Three in Super A Division Only)

4. Cricket Game One Home for Cork first (not choice) - Home Team Chalks
5. Cricket Game Two Away for Cork first (not choice) - Away Team Chalks
6. Cricket Game Three Home for Cork first (not choice) - Home Team Chalks

301 Singles / Double-In, Double-Out / Best of Three
(Loser of first leg starts second leg, winner of first leg has choice for cork to start third leg, if necessary)

7. 301 Game One Away to Start w/shoot for Double-On - Away Team Chalks
8. 301 Game Two Home to start w/shoot for Double-On - Home Team Chalks
9. 301 Game Three Away to start w/shoot for Double-On - Away Team Chalks
10. 301 Game Four Home to start w/shoot for Double-On - Home Team Chalks
11. 301 Game Five Away to start w/shoot for Double-On - Away Team Chalks
12. 301 Game Six Home to start. w/shoot for Double-On - Home Team Chalks

 

Wicked Weekly Checkouts!

The first person at your match who hits the checkout for that week will be entered into an end of season drawing for special prizes. See the space at the bottom of your match report to write in any wicked checkout entries.

   
       
       

To follow the weekly outs, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or sign up for our email list.
 

RedEye Rhino Ambassador Program

CLICK HERE to see the full list of 2015 and 2017 Ambassadors.

MMDL Sponsor RedEye Rhino is a darts lifestyle and promotion company. Their Ambassador program is designed to recognize league members who are positive role models in darts, have unrivaled passion for the sport and want to help us promote darts among their fellow players and peers. Ambassadors will get the red carpet treatment and each receive a special RR Ambassador Jersey, additional RR gear and maybe some surprises!

You don't have to be the best player on the team, you just have to LOVE DARTS...

EVERY TEAM has at least one ambassador candidate, so don't hesitate to give your team mate the recognition they deserve. There are no strict requirements but MMDL's RR Ambassadors should embody the following qualities:

  • Is an enthusiastic player whose love of the game is obvious
  • Presents themselves as a positive representative of the sport
  • Plays with great sportsmanship and respect for opponents and the game

If any questions, contact program coordinator Anna Moretti - annam@mmdl.org

 

Start time is 7:30pm!

Start time for ALL DIVISIONS is 7:30pm. Late starts could lead to point deductions. If you are running late, you are advised to give the other captain a courtesy phone call with an estimated time of arrival or for scheduling a makeup match. There are no forfeits - teams that "no-show" will be suspended for 2 seasons. Please read through the guidelines posted in our discussion forums regarding match start time.   They are posted there to encourage your feedback.

Click here to download these guidelines as an acrobat .pdf document.


Reminder - Player Minimums

The minimum number of matches that a player must play in order to be eligible for the playoffs is three (3). The minimum number of players required to play a match is three (4).


MMDL Stat Site for Weekly Standings

For weekly standings, team roster info and links to sponsors and driving directions, go directly to the Minuteman stats site: http://stats.mmdl.org.

To view roster information and personal statistics, you must first create an account on the system (click the link for "create an account"). Once you have created an account, you MUST send an email with your username to MMDL IT Director, Bob Given (bobg@mmdl.org), to have your new account connected to your statistics. You may also contact Dan if you need assistance creating your account.

Blank Match Report

To download a blank match report, click here.

Submitting match reports electronically is now mandatory.  Click here for more information.

 

Scorekeeper's 10 Commandments

Keeping score is very important to the smooth running of a dart match.  To download our list of guidelines for proper scorekeeping, click here.

 

Using DartConnect
for League Matches?


DartConnect Help Page


Helpful Info, Forms
& Documents:

DartConnect Help Page

Match Reports - How to send in via Email

Weekly Standings

Player Notables

League Rules
(Updated 01/31/17)

Roster Change Policy

Blank Match Report

Match Report Instructions

Match Start Time Guidelines

Order of Play and Scorekeeping

Scorekeeper's Ten Commandments

 

Season Sign Up Info

The Spring 2017 Season will begin the first week of February!  
Rosters must be turned in at your area's first captain's meeting -- see the meeting schedule below or Click Here.

Sponsor Fees are $200/team.

MMDL will be covering the cost for ANY team that uses DartConnect

Download the flyer for program details and information on how to participate

DOWNLOAD DARTCONNECT SEASON PASS FLYER

The greatest thing to happen to steel tip darts!

Team Application Form

Download Team Roster Application

 

CAPT Email is Mandatory - Email for ALL Players is Required for DartConnect participation.

DartConnect members make sure you submit the same email as your DC membership account. Note: Players can NOT share an email address, it must be unique to the individual.

 

The Minute Man Dart League is pleased to invite all teams and sponsors to participate in the upcoming season. Good luck to all competitors!

  • Season Announcement (includes captain's meeting schedule and other important info) - Click Here to Download

  • Roster Form - NOTE: Please provide email addresses for as many players as possible - Click Here to Download * This form can be filled out on your computer - see below

  • Need to find a new player, team or sponsor? -Download our "Sponsor Poster" to post near your dartboard - Click Here  You can also try our Online Player Draft and our forum post on "Pubs Seeking New Teams".

HOW TO FILL OUT THE APPLICATION ON YOUR COMPUTER:  For convenience, the PDF form is designed to be filled out right on your computer with your keyboard. Click on the fields with your mouse to fill out your information, and you can switch to the next field by pressing the "tab" key. You may then save the document to your computer (please use "save as" and add your team name to the file name) You can then print the form out to bring to the captain's meeting. We strongly encourage use of this method to avoid unclear handwriting and so you can retain a digital copy on your computer.

- Captain's Meeting Schedule -
Click meeting location name for maps and driving directions

PLEASE BE ON TIME FOR ALL MEETINGS !
 

First Captain's Meeting:
Please be on time for important league announcements before dropping off rosters and checks.

Second Captain's Meeting:
For picking up Capt's Kits, including schedules, match reports, envelopes, etc., and for receiving last minute Area Director's announcements and instructions. Bring friends and team mates for the Luck of the Draw tournament.

BOSTON:

Area Director:
Anna Moretti
annam@mmdl.org or 978-882-5207

First Meeting
WEDNESDAY 01/04/17
POLISH CLUB - 781-324-9443
58 Broadway
Chelsea, MA 02150
Mtg Start Time: 7:30pm

UPDATED!
Second Meeting
WEDNESDAY 02/01/17
DANTE CLUB
623-9265
5 Dante Terrace
Somerville, MA 01915
Mtg Start Time: 7:30pm
Luck of the Draw to follow 2nd meeting.

$$$ MMDL is adding
$100 to the LOD payout

NORTH SHORE:

Area Director:
Donna Millett
donnam@mmdl.org or 978-882-2634

First Meeting
WEDNESDAY 01/04/17
BEVERLY/SALEM ELKS CLUB
978-922-9608
39 Bow Street
Beverly, MA 01915
Mtg Start Time: 7:30pm

Second Meeting
WEDNESDAY 02/01/17
Same Time and Place
Luck of the Draw to follow 2nd meeting.

$$$ MMDL is adding
$100 to the LOD payout

CENTRAL:

Area Director:
Becky Wainwright
becky@mmdl.org or 978-882-3119

First Meeting
THURSDAY 01/05/17
MARLBORO EAGLES - 508-485-9738
56 Florence St
Marlboro, MA 01752
Mtg Start Time: 7:00pm

Second Meeting
THURSDAY 01/26/17
FRAMINGHAM EAGLES - 508-875-9071
55 Park Street
Framingham, MA 01702
Mtg Start Time: 7:00pm
Luck of the Draw to follow 2nd meeting.

$$$ MMDL is adding
$100 to the LOD payout

SOUTH SHORE:

Area Director:
Chris Ryan
chrisr@mmdl.org or 978-882-3117

First Meeting
WEDNESDAY 01/04/17

POLISH CLUB - 781-878-9822
55 Wales Street
Abington, MA 02351
Mtg Start Time: 7:00pm

Second Meeting
MONDAY 01/30/17

Same Time and Place
Luck of the Draw to follow 2nd meeting.

$$$ MMDL is adding
$100 to the LOD payout

Please note: Teams without sponsor checks at the first captain's meeting will be charged a $25 late fee. Returned checks subject to add'l $25 bounce fee.

REMINDERS
TO TEAM CAPTAINS



PLEASE FILL
ROSTER FORM OUT COMPLETELY.
Incomplete rosters will not be accepted. Please take the time to gather all information before handing in your roster and check.  SUBMIT EMAIL ADDRESSES FOR ALL PLAYERS

Please make checks payable to:
MINUTE MAN
DART LEAGUE, INC.
(Note: There is a $25 late fee for teams who do not bring checks to the first captain's meeting plus a  $25 penalty for checks returned for insufficient funds)

DO NOT MAIL ROSTER!!!
Team rosters must be turned in at your area's first captain's meeting.

AGE RESTRICTION:
No players under 21 years of age can be accepted for membership in the MMDL.

BE SURE your team can make the full season commitment. NO SHOW teams will be suspended for 2 full seasons!

CAPTAIN'S KITS
Must be picked up at the second captain's meeting or a 2 point penalty on the first match will be imposed. There is also a $15 charge for replacing lost captain's kits.

DIVISION REQUESTS
If you have any specific concerns or requests regarding your division
assignment for skill level, travel time or other issue please attach a note to your team roster and/or send an email to the area director.