Fall 2014 Season


The Playoffs!

Video Stream -
D-Division State Finals:  Plays With Sharp Objects (C) vs Blue Ribbons (NS)

 

Video Stream:
Super A State Finals:  Hired Guns vs Meat Whistle --

MMDL STATE CHAMPIONS - FALL 2014
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SUPER A DIVISION:
NORTH SHORE

HIRED GUNS
Lynnway Sports Center, Lynn

Kim Balcom
Mike Cagney
Joe Efter
Scott Estle
Oscar Flores
Brett Hamel
Jason Ogasian
Levi Remick
Jim Tranfaglia (C)
[Team Info]

Runner Up:
Meat Whistle (SS)
Abington Polish Club

DartConnect Match Stats: Match 1 | Match 2

A DIVISION:
SOUTH SHORE

ROUND OF NINE
A
sia Palace, Weymouth

Kevin Cotter (C)
Chris Curreri
Frank DeFrancesco
Joe Poirier
Brian Ruth
 Ron Smith
Gregg Stewart
Kevin Trainor
Dave Walsh Jr  
[Team Info]

Runner Up:
OCYC (B)
Old Colony Yacht Club, Dorchester

B DIVISION:
BOSTON

J.V. ALL STARS
East Side AA, Malden

 Dave Bloom
Guy Kehoe
Wally Marchant
Daniel Moore
Josh Richardson (C)
Tom Sinacola
Randy Smith
Tim Smith
Chris Sullivan
Ryan Sweeney
[Team Info]

Runner Up:
Ma$$ Hole$ (SS)
Holbrook K of C

C DIVISION:
SOUTH SHORE

GUESS WHAT?
Vega Club, Brockton

 Donald Bamford
Mike Buiel
Dan Denny
Bill Humphries
James Nixon
Jose Rivera
Sarah Sos
Cindy Voci (C)
George Voci 
[Team Info]

Runner Up:
Linemen (B)
The Line Steak & Brew, Everett

D DIVISION:
NORTH SHORE

BLUE RIBBONS
Pratty's, Gloucester

Mike Bertolino Jr.
Nick Browning
Cliff (Ross) Carlson
Trevor Curley
Peter Hart
Chris Mondello
Nick Pratt
Shane Wilson
Peder Wonson (C)
[Team Info]

Runner Up:
Plays with Sharp Object (C)
Riverside Gun Club, Hudson

DartConnect Match Stats: Match 2

E DIVISION:
SOUTH SHORE

BRANTROCKERS
Venus II Restaurant, Marshfield

Brian Bernard
Sean Blanchette
Ross Cocchi
Bill Crowley
T.J. Fleming
Greg Hines
Al Mayo
Billy Nicholson (C)
Billy Sheridan 
[Team Info]

Runner Up:
Dart Devils (NS)
Brickyard, Lynn

MMDL AREA CHAMPIONS - FALL 2014

Division Boston North Shore Central South Shore
Super A K-Mart Special Hired Guns Dead Red Meat Whistle
A OCYC Wiseguys Gamblers Round of Nine
B J.V. All Stars Sand Sharks Armed & Hammered Ma$$hole$
C Linemen Throwing Copper Dooley's Guess What
D Bucket of Nails Blue Ribbons Plays w/Sharp Objects Who's Round
E Biddy's Bombers Dart Devils True Darts Brantrockers

Playoff Schedules: Click below to download your area's playoff info/schedule. Please be aware schedules are often revised and updated during the playoffs.  Use the links below to download the most up to date version (see the date code printed on the schedule that indicates the last time it was updated).

Area

Schedule

  
Super A Download   If you are having any trouble opening a schedule, try refreshing the browser window.

Note:

  • Results will be updated on the schedules as the playoffs proceed.
    Download the schedule from your area to see which teams have advanced

  • Check the date code printed on the schedule to see the last time it was updated

  • If you are unsure of who your playoff opponent is or have any questions about the playoffs, please contact your Area Director listed here.

 

Boston Download
Central Download
North Shore Download
South Shore Download

IMPORTANT REMINDERS FOR PLAYOFF TEAMS:

  1. PLAYOFF ELIGIBILITY: Please remember that all players must have played in a minimum of 3 regular season matches in order to qualify for the playoffs.  Players who have been deemed ineligible by the league will have their names appear in italics on the MMDL Stats Website.  If you have any questions about this policy, please contact your Area Director or the League Commissioner.

  2. Please remember to remind your sponsor about the possibility for Thursday night playoff matches and check their schedule for conflicts with parties or other events.

  3. Winning captains - DON'T FORGET - report playoff match results immediately following your win, call or email your area director as instructed on the playoff schedule sheet.

  4. Driving Directions to Opponent's Sponsor are available from the MMDL Stats Website. Note: May not contain every sponsor, if you don't find yours, try mapquest.com or Google Maps.

  5. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS regarding the playoffs, please contact your Area Director.  ADs are extremely busy during the playoffs and have many other captains to consider, so please be patient and make sure you have all of your information and questions at hand when contacting them. AD contact info is listed on your area playoff schedule or click here.

  6. Playoff Results will be reported after each round is completed on the MMDL website - see above.

  7. TIP: For a match report, since these are not mailed into the league, you may use an extra blank regular season match report (separate the three carbons so you have three copies to use), or just a blank piece of paper.  To download a blank match report, click here.
 
Regular Season

 

Match Schedules:

Area Schedule Area Director email Phone
Boston DOWNLOAD
08/31/14
Anna Moretti annam@mmdl.org 978-882-5207
Central DOWNLOAD
10/14/14
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
08/29/14
Donna Millett donnam@mmdl.org 978-882-2634
South Shore DOWNLOAD
09/04/14
Chris Ryan chrisr@mmdl.org 978-882-3117

Submitting Match Reports via Email

This will become MANDATORY in the Spring 2015 season!  Help us speed up match score reporting!  Start this season so you'll be prepared for next season.  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

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

Fall 2014 Dart World ALL STAR Winners

Every 2 weeks of the regular season we will hold a drawing of all A-E Division players who scored notables in any category during those weeks to win a $50 gift certificate to spend at the DartWorld.com online store! For Super A Division players, we will draw a winner from those who scored notables in the first half of the season and the second half to win a $50 gift certificate! Check this page and weekly emails for winner announcements.

Winners - to claim your prize, please send an email to mmdl.bod@gmail.com and we'll email you back the gift certificate!

 A-E DIVISION:

Winner #1: Paul Kampersal, Triple Bull, Tradesmen, Milford
Winner #2: Mark Bradley, Irish Select, Centre Bar, Dorchester
Winner #3: Carol Welch, Goes to Eleven, The Silhouette Lounge, Allston
Winner #4: John Yankee, Lucky Shots, Lucky Dog, Beverly
Winner #5: Patrick Brodigan, Turnpikers, Turnpike Cafe, Canton
Winner #6: Steve Frizzell, Cork Soakers, VFW Post 2346, Saugus
Winner #7: Jim Currie, Triple Threat, Squires, Hanover

SUPER A DIVISION:

Winner #1: Frank Peterson, Suicide 9, The Barn, Amesbury
Winner #2: Pat Gannon, One Eyed Willies, Eagles Aerie #841, Rockland

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 (3).


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 Board Member, Dan Doherty (dand@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.  If needed, print three copies of this form for a match. Each captain needs one and the other is sent to the league.

NOTE: Please DO NOT use old return envelopes from previous seasons - USE ONLY the envelopes provided to you in this season's captain's kit. The league has changed Post Office Boxes recently and old envelopes will not be delivered which will result in penalty points for your team. Make sure your match reports are sent to the following addresses, depending on your area:The addresses to send a completed match report to the MMDL is:

North Shore and Boston Areas:
MMDL
PO Box 2165
Danvers, MA 01923-5165

South Shore and Central Areas:
MMDL
PO Box 30
Marlborough, MA 01752

Are you interested in submitting match reports via email?  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.

 

Helpful Info, Forms
& Documents:

Match Report - How to send in via Email

Weekly Standings

Player Notables

League Rules

Roster Change Policy

Blank Match Report

Match Report Instructions

Match Start Time Guidelines

Order of Play and Scorekeeping

Scorekeeper's Ten Commandments

 

Last day to order a $30 board is Wednesday, August 20th
If you wish to order a board, contact your area director and bring payment with you to the second captain's meeting.


Season Sign Up Info

The Fall 2014 Season will begin the first week of September!  
Rosters must be turned in at your area's first captain's meeting -- see the meeting schedule below.

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

* 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:
BOS & CENTRAL MANDATORY ATTENDANCE for AD elections.  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.

BOSTON:

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

First Meeting
WEDNESDAY 08/06/14
MERRITT CLUB - 617-884-9668
101 Webster Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150
Please be on time for AD Election!
Doors Open: 7:30pm

Second Meeting
WEDNESDAY 08/27/14
FRENCH CLUB - 617-884-9721
242 Spencer, Chelsea, MA 02150
Doors Open: 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
MONDAY 07/28/14
ELKS CLUB - 978-922-9608
39 Bow Street
Beverly, MA 01915
Mtg Start Time: 7:30pm

Second Meeting
MONDAY 08/25/14
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 08/07/14
MARLBORO EAGLES - 508-485-9738
56 Florence St
Marlboro, MA 01752
Please be on time for AD Election!
Mtg Start Time: 7:00pm

Second Meeting
THURSDAY 08/28/14
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
MONDAY 07/28/14

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

Second Meeting
MONDAY 08/25/14
Same Time and Place

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.

Download Application Form:

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.

Last day to order a $30 board is Wednesday, August 20th
If you wish to order a board, contact your area director
and bring payment with you to the second captain's meeting.