SUMMER 2016 SEASON

WELCOME!
INAUGURAL SEASON:

GENGERAL POLICY AND RULES:

  • SCHEDULING: Games will be played weekly on Sundays starting at 10a. Start times and schedule will be made available closer to the start of the season.

  • TEAMS:

    • Teams must have a minimum of 9 players: 3 Outfielders, 3 Basemen (1st, 2nd, and 3rd), Shortstop, Catcher, and Pitcher.

    • The maximum amount of players on a team is 15.

    • Teams must have atleast one female actively playing (see Co-Ed Rule below).

  • GAME FLOW:

    • An Umpire will be present for all games.

    • Games will be played over 7 Innings (Top and Bottom).

    • Each half of an inning ends after the team at bat has 3 outs.

    • If the score is even after 7 innings, the game will end in a tie.

  • SLIDE RULE: In the interest of safety, sliding will NOT be permitted in games.

  • Co-Ed RULE: Teams must have female players actively in the game. There must be at least 1 female player on the field in, and at bat in each inning.

  • MERCY RULE: Teams trailing by 10 or more runs will be given one more at bat before the game is called. During this inning, the trailing team must score enough runs to close the scoring gap to a less than 10 run differential.

  • EQUIPMENT: Each Team or Player is responsible for their own bats and gloves. Any other safety equipment is at the discretion of the players personal preference. Balls and bases are provided.

FEES and DUES:

We offer two rates for players:
  • TEAM PLAYER ($55) - This is for Players signing up to a team. Captains creating a new team, or players joining a team must submit the name of the team when signing up.

  • FREE AGENT ($60) - Players without a team can sign up as Free Agents. They will be assigned to a team by the league.

  • SUBSTITUTE FEE ($10 online, $15 in person) - Online payments are accepted until 9am on Game Day.
*These rates are subject to change in future seasons.
**Fees must be paid by the set deadline. Players or Teams will not be permitted to play until paid.
IMPORTANT DATES:
  • July 10, 2016: First Day of the Season

  • August 21, 2016: End of Season

  • August 28, 2016: Playoffs

*These dates may change due to the amount of teams and/or weather conditions.
REGISTER:
LOCATION:
All Games are played at the Sunrise Lake Softball Field at the Lewis Morris Park. This is an outdoor facility with limited amenities.

LEWIS MORRIS PARK
270 MENDHAM RD
MORRISTOWN, NJ 07960