Softball

Events:

Team

Entry Regulations:

1. Teams must provide their own bats, gloves and practice balls.

2. Teams must be all one gender.

3. Team rosters shall be limited to 22 persons, including non-playing coaches, non-playing captains, and non-playing bench personnel.  No more than 20 of these persons may be players.

4. Teams are not limited to the number of out-of-state players on their rosters.

5. All registration and team rules apply to non-playing coaches, non-playing captains and non-playing bench personnel.

6. At the National Senior Games, athletes may compete on up to two teams per sport providing that the teams are in different age divisions that are scheduled to play in completely separate sessions.

7. Softball will be divided into the following age divisions for both men and women:  50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+.

8. Age divisions for all team competition will be determined by the age of the youngest team member as of December 31, 2018.

Late Registration:

Late, paper registration will be accepted until 4/20/18.

Medals:

Awards will be presented for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place for each style within each age division.

NSGA Qualifying Requirements:

1. All first-, second- and third-place teams at a 2018 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2019 National Senior Games.

2. States that divide men’s competition into three skill categories may qualify three men’s teams in each skill category. States that divide women’s competition into three skill categories may qualify three women’s teams in each skill category.

Link to NSGA Rule Book:

http://nsga.com/images/pdf/2019-nsga-rulebook-1.2.18.pdf

For specific questions pertaining to the 2018 Softball event, please contact:

 

Sandi Wilson @ 205-661-1714 or swilson@trussville.org