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house league

n.
A league, chiefly in youth sports, in which teams play only others in the same league and do not travel outside a limited area for competitions.
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house league

n
(in Canada)a sports league in which the members of all teams belong to the same organization, school, or company
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Penguins Boys Youth Lacrosse is introducing a 3-on-3 youth lacrosse house league. Players will participate in a fun, noncompetitive, noncontact developmental lacrosse program.
Open to Rep and House League players 8 and older, the class emphasizes such skills as first-step quickness, lateral movement, stick handling and power and acceleration.
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Some of them are from remote areas and only play house league."
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In Business House League Division 2, Beaufort beat Kings Norton Ex by 51 A 21/13 qualifying round win earned Claire Pugh, from Dudley, a place in the finals of the Thurston Open at Cannock.
Sheema also toiled for a bantam boys' house league club in the Parry Sound Minor Hockey Association and was also on the Parry Sound Phantoms, a bantam girls' rep team that is part of the Ontario Women's Hockey Association (OWHA).