SHOWCASE RULES

  • Home/Away decided by coin flip
  • Unlimited # of batters in lineup (you must maintain the integrity of your batting line-up)
  • Unlimited defensive substitutions
  • Game Times: 1 hr 35 min finish the inning / 1 hr 40 min drop dead (final score revert to last completed inning)
  • Mercy Rule: 10 after 4, 8 after 5
  • All other games rules will follow NFHS (National Federation of State High School Associations) Softball rules 

    It is the manager or coach's responsibility to verify your schedule to make sure that no changes have been made.

INCLEMENT WEATHER

  • Tournament clock never stops!
  • Weather updates will be sent to ALL TEAMS using the Tourney Machine App 
  • Please be sure to communicate any schedule changes to your players and their families. 
    We are unable to take phone calls from individual player's families & friends. We need to keep our lines open for emergencies and to communicate with our field crew.
  • In the event of interruptions due to weather, the Tournament Director reserves the right to alter the tournament format in any way necessary to reach a conclusion. This can include, but may not be limited to, shortened game times, fewer games guaranteed or playing rule changes.  Games interrupted might not be resumed.
  • Everything possible will be done to get the players on the field as soon as possible!

    CHECK IN / SCORES  

  • Please check in an hour before your first game 
  • Umpires will report game scores to the site coordinators after each game

INSURANCE

  • All teams are required to submit their insurance certificate prior to the start of their first game

UMPIRES

  • Each team is responsible for paying umpires $60 per game at the plate prior to game start.
  • This is a Non-Protesting tournament.
  • Remember you lead by example: “Sportsmanship Begins with You!” 
    The home plate umpire will settle rule disagreements at the time they occur. Please be respectful and do not argue with the umpires. Umpires are instructed not to take any abuse from players, coaches or fans. If an umpire feels that anyone is overly abusive towards them, that person will be asked to leave the complex.  If that person fails to leave in 5 minutes, their team will forfeit the game. Upon review by the tournament director they could forfeit all remaining games.

OTHER RULES 

  • Parking:  Please look at the map and obey all parking signs
  • No Smoking allowed at the complex
  • Please keep the fields and park clean!

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