Just a few notes and updates to keep everyone one the same page moving forward to our AGM on Feb 18th at the Kingston Pub 7:00pm. All teams are required to have representation at this meeting.
Original Joe’s has stepped up and is our new league sponsor! We look forward to having O Joe’s as a league partner! We have 16 confirmed teams for the upcoming season. Please welcome two new teams to our league, The Pint and TnT which is captained by Tim and Tanis ( formally of Whistler). Also Dave Hardcore will be running Pool Party under a new team name (TBA). Mike Sterna will be running the Ceili’s team this year as the Kits locations new GM. Congrats Mike!
New League Twitter address: Our new league Twitter handle is @SoftballFunday
Please pass this on to everyone on your team as we will be using this as a way to get news out to our whole league quickly for scores, rain outs, parties, events and any other league notices. We also plan to run a weekly photo contest using this site as well, with weekly prizing!
Fees are due at the meeting on Feb 18th
Total fees are $1000.
$750 for league fees and $250 Performance Bond which will be held in trust against your team forfeiting games.
Monetary penalties for forfeiting any scheduled games for any reason ( 6 players from your team is considered fielding a team)
- 1st offense $100
- 2nd offense $150 and your team status within the league will go under review with the league executive.
Forfeited penalty money will be forwarded to the team who showed up and didn’t get to play.
Every teams Performance Bond money balance will be returned to each team captain at the League Wrap Up Party in cash.
We are working on our schedule and how it will be organized already. We will have a complete schedule for both league play and playoffs outlined at the meeting on the 18th.
The deadline for any specific dates or game times on specific Sunday’s will be Feb 18th at our meeting. Note: We will do our best to accommodate requests but cannot guarantee anything!
Bats and Bat Rules updates:
As an addendum to our existing bat rules, ( found under rules on our league website ) any new bats must have the following labeling.
ASA Approved Stamp and “NEW” USSSA Stamp
SLO-PITCH NATIONAL BAT POLICY
We look forward to seeing you all at the meeting and welcoming those new folks who have stepped up to run their teams! Keep checking our website for updates.
Your league Executive
Sean, Alex, Doug and Sam