Ages 7-9 determined by December 31 2016
Games will be played on Wednesday’s
Minor League Softball (local) Rules 2017
- Games will be 1 hour long. Play as many innings in 60 minutes.
- Each batter will receive 4 pitches, after 4th pitch, batter’s coach will throw 2 more pitches. Girl will either hit or strike out. A foul ball on the 6th pitch will not be considered a strike.
- Bat all players. The first half of the season hit all the way through the line-up then switch hitting team and fielding team. There are not three outs in an inning at this point. If a batter or runner is out they will leave the base and return to the dugout. Second half of the season: three outs in an inning or 5 runs scored.
- No infield fly rule.
- Players may advance until the ball is in the infield (not necessarily in control). The base line is considered the infield.
- All girls can play in the field. But only 1 girl per infield spot. EX: 1 pitcher, 1 catcher, 1 at each base.
- No stealing bases.
- Home team is in the field first.
- No assigned dugouts.