Softball 2020

Events:

Team

Date:

TBA

Time:

TBA

Location:

George Ward Park

1901 Green Springs Ave

Birmingham, AL 35205

Registration:

Registration will end TBA.

No late registration will be accepted.

Team Fee - $150 + $15 per player fee

Team captain/manager will need to create the team and pay the team fee in the online registration system. Players may then join the team and pay the $15 player fee.

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, 2020.

Medals:

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

NSGA Qualifying Requirements:

See "2021 Qualifications" tab for adjusted guidelines due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

1. All first-, second- and third-place teams at a 2020 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2021 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:

NSGA 2021 Rule Book

For specific questions pertaining to the 2020 Softball event, please contact:

 

Deanna Pack     205-607-0504