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Q: What is the penalty for intentional grounding in high school football?
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What is intentional grounding in college football?

Yes, and being outside the tackles and throwing it passed the line of scrimmage does not matter. Can't throw the ball away in high school. There has to be a receiver in the area. Or throw the ball backwards out of bounds for a loss.

What is the penalty for calling two timeouts in a row in high school football?

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When an illegal formation penalty is called in high school football should the play be stopped?

No. An illegal formation penalty does not stop play. The play is only negated if the defense accepts the penalty after the play is over.

May the offense decline the offside penalty in high school football?

They can decline the penalty, yes... but there would be no reason to decline it, because in high school this is a dead ball foul and the play is immediately blown dead.

In high school football is an offsides penalty a dead ball foul?

Yes. Play is stopped the moment the defender crosses into the neutral zone. Technically, this is called "encroachment." There is no "offsides" foul in high school football.

Is there a penality for making too much noise in a high school football game by the visiting team fans?

no, there is no penalty in the rulebook.

Can a football game end on offensive penalty?

yes but the game can only end on a defensive penalty if it is declined by the offensive team

What is the rule on helmet to helmet contact?

In American Football, hitting another player with the top of your helmet used to be called spearing but is now called "targeting with the crown of your helmet". It is a 15 yard penalty if committed by an offensive player and a 15 yards / automatic 1st down if called against a defensive player. The yards are added to the end of the play if called against a defensive player.

Why doesnt the quarter end on a penalty in high school football?

If the penalty requires that a down be replayed, then that down is still part of the quarter that has just ended. Therefore, the period is extended by an untimed down, so that the down can be replayed before the next period begins.

What is the penalty for to many men on the field in Wisconsin high school football?

Same as in all levels of football: 5 yards for illegal substitution. The exception would be if 12 people actually participate in the play. That's illegal participation, which is 15 yards.

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