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Rule 635 | Spearing

Rule 635 | Spearing

(Note) Spearing is the act of poking, stabbing, or attempting to poke or stab an opponent with the tip of the blade of the stick while holding the stick with one or both hands.

(a) A major plus a game misconduct penalty shall be assessed for spearing an opponent.

(b) A match penalty for attempt to injure or deliberate injury to an opponent may also be assessed for spearing.