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Other Senior Associations.

» caryp33: Besides SSUSA, SPA, and ISSA, are there other associations that ...
      »DaveDowell: The Independent Sports Association (ISA) is running their annual ...
      »caryp33: Do you have to have a card to play ISA events? Ive onky played SPA ...
      »DaveDowell: We don't know that answer and are reluctant to "guess" on an item ...
      »Pa: we have GSL in socal
      »17Black: in Ohio we also play events/leagues/tourneys in GSL and WSL for ...
      »Nancy Allen: There was an association out of Iowa, SSWS, when Coachie started ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Northern California Senior Softball Association is another ...
      »Nancy Allen: Omar, I started thinking about the state associations. So after FHC, ...
      »DoubleL10: Nancy, you are correct about the SSWS. Ken Maas started the ...
      »OZ40: Carpy, Played in ISA in Indy before and no, no association card is ...
      »Nancy Allen: Double10, thank you, I could not remember his name. I remember ...
11 July 27, 2018 510

sw tournament

» Pa: are there any teams getting moved up from winning the southwest ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Probably not until after the upcoming larger May events in the East ...
      »Pa: did not play i am out for the year
      »Pa: i talked to a team out of texas not to long ago and they got bummed ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Pa ... We reserve the right to move a team (up OR down) at any time ...
      »Pa: i just like to pay attention to this kind of stuff and i am on a ...
      »jimperry19: I really find these answers frustrating. A guy asks a simple question ...
      »Dbax: On the contrary, I thought it was a great answer. What's wrong with a ...
      »Pa: I found it to be a smart ass response to that's why I put in there ...
      »Pa: I know I know call the office and talk
      »DaveDowell: Pa ... Calling the office isn't going to result in a ratings ...
      »Pa: Thanks Dave I did understand it and I new it was not you that ...
      »mck71: Pa - just so you know, Dave was the TD for the 40's and has the ...
      »Pa: mck71 it was nice being hurt not being able to be there or play and ...
13 May 2, 2018 840

What Home Run Rule you use in your Senior League

» baseballbill: Interested to know what Home run Rules Seniors use in there Leagues.
      »B.J.: we have unlimited HR's in our league and we made up a protected ...
      »stick8: In our senior 55+!Can-Am league (Canada-America) we have unlimited ...
      »crusher: Our Senior league does not have a home run limit and has never been a ...
      »17Black: (5) Home Runs with one up rule this year, if not to one up situation ...
4 April 11, 2018 425

Unlimited Home Runs

» baseballbill: Does anyone play in a high level Senior league that has unlimited ...
      »Don5: The Stanislaus Senior Softball Association in Modesto, CA has ...
      »OZ40: Our 55+ Mon & Wed morning league has unlimited homeruns in the upper ...
2 April 11, 2018 466

Interleague competition

» tricities seniors: My name is Bill Wright, I am a league director and co-manager of a ...
0 Feb. 25, 2018 378

New Senior League in Hickory NC

» Fast Old Man: Here is a great new opportunity for teams in NC, Northern SC, ...
0 Jan. 16, 2018 404

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

» Marv19: From all of us at the Southern California Senior Softball ...
      »Lefty: Merry Christmas to all my softball friends.
1 Dec. 25, 2017 457

Wyoming Senior Ball

» bwall130: I live in Casper and wanting to know how close the nearest ...
      »West Coast Mayhem #00: Here is a list of all the teams SSUSA has listed that borders your ...
      »woodies1023: We have one of our stores in Casper Wyoming Woodworkers Supply but my ...
2 Nov. 6, 2017 643

SPA World tournament in Dalton .... team qualifications

» Zac7: Question: Per the SPA rule book, both the 1st place winning team and ...
      »Zac7: I would have asked this question on the SPA board but SPA does not ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Zac7 Please contact SPA directly with your inquiry ... To our ...
      »specialk20: If I read the spa rule correctly the winning team is bumped for a ...
      »BruceinGa: SPA should take a closer look at their methods of moving teams and ...
4 July 17, 2017 1292

Use a plate to touch to score, over crossing a line

» tall_thunder: Playing in the TOC in Florida this past wkend, they used a plate you ...
      »BruceAZ: Thunder, I've played both and the main reason to put the runner out ...
      »k man: We played in the TOC also but didn't have the 2nd plate. The ...
      »crusher: As I have played and understand for a run to score the runner must ...
      »the car: slide in next time...LOL
      »Fred S: I agree with Crusher and there is also the slim chance that the ...
      »paul0784: Couple of years back we played in the Worlds and we used a scoring ...
      »STL0: A line is MUCH safer than putting another plate in. Especially when ...
7 July 14, 2017 2585

west coast majors

» the car: who is the top teams to beat in 50 majors
      »AJC: Nor Cal Warriors, very good team and seems like a good bunch of guys. ...
      »the car: they went Major Plus after Phoenix
2 Dec. 25, 2016 1304

Unfavorable weather conditons......

» CAT: during tournament play. We just got back from the games in Manassas. ...
      »r4pitch: The one thing senior softball needs to do is go 1-1 count. It would ...
      »BruceinGa: A few years ago someone did some research into the time saved by ...
      »Jawood: The 1 and 1 count does speed things up about 8 to 10 minutes a game, ...
      »BruceinGa: Jawood, I believe we're on the same page. The only ones that want to ...
      »17Black: The actual temps at this tournament were between 97 and 103 with heat ...
      »Garocket: Our league for years played with a 4-3 count no extra foul, We had a ...
      »CAT: I clocked a few games and almost 25% of the game are for players ...
      »Omar Khayyam: CAT, I believe that you are correct that most of the lost time in a ...
      »CAT: Omar, I know how you feel. I, likewise pitch and get a little ...
      »DaveDowell: Unfavorable weather award winner for Saturday 08/20/16 goes to the ...
      »k man: Omar and Cat, sorry but have to come to the defense of us outfielders ...
      »Omar Khayyam: k man, good points! My main point was that when we play two in, two ...
      »k man: Omar, No offense taken, just trying to give it from my ...
      »Omar Khayyam: k man, I don't have to screw up my knees. At my age, they are just ...
      »k man: Omar, I feel your pain. When I went to the orthopedist about my ...
      »CAT: Likewise, I meant no negative criticism of the OFs. As we get older, ...
      »Omar Khayyam: CAT, it might be good to look at rec leagues with older (over 70) ...
      »CAT: Omar, thanks for your response. The rules that you have mentioned ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Cat, I agree about the time limits. There is every reason to limit ...
19 Aug. 24, 2016 3628

Baden Fire softball 2SB550YS Junk in its core!

» stew44: Baden Fire softball 2SB550YS SPA is using in some of there ...
      »Sparky.1: Like everything else in "all" Senior Associations, everything is done ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Sparky ... There are four things that come to mind initially on this ...
      »AZ29: Staff I have to disagree with your "that's why we have email and ...
      »mad dog: wow...so SPA has gone to a dead ball...the badens they use to use ...
      »jah#4: We just played with this year ball the Black Stitch Baden ball. WE ...
      »DaveDowell: Hilarious Don! ... Welcome to the world of anonymous "Ready, FIRE, ...
      »jah#4: thanks Dave
      »Perl: Have played 3 SPA tournaments this year and the Baden balls we've hit ...
      »Lefty: I got a dozen new ones in Pensacola just to see if it had 300ft ...
      »stew44: We have 12 team league in Columbus, Ohio and we had a meeting ...
      »jah#4: Are you Art Stewart from Gallaway
      »Ho: It is him...how did you guess? Ho
      »J R: I bought a dozen back in March .The black stitch. We hit it pretty ...
      »stew44: jah#4 yes that's me..
      »stew44: I play with him Ho. See you in Barberton HO were your not using the ...
      »stew44: Don, I thought you were the Don Ward I played ball with when I was ...
16 June 1, 2016 3993

Congrats to Terry Hennessy

» tall_thunder: I would like to thank Terry for all the work he has done during the ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Also would like to say that it is good news to hear that you are ...
1 March 11, 2016 1560

Can you register online for your local league?

» scottflodin: Does your league give you the option to register and pay fees online? ...
      »Fred S: We have all that developed by a brother of someone in our league. ...
      »scottflodin: Thanks Fred, that's good information. -Scott
2 May 12, 2015 2469

SPA v SSUSA

» DCPete: Just interested in anyone's opinion; how do these 2 associations ...
      »Robo2: In my opinion, both are run well; have good umpires; and use great ...
      »joel 1975: ssusa seems to have more tournements limit hr's except with the big ...
      »LP: To me the best and most fair rule SSUSA ever had was the one up HR ...
      »Perl: Both do a good job. IIMO SSUSA does a better job rating ...
      »garyheifner: SSUSA has more teams at their World Tournament thus are spread out ...
      »gobama: SSUSA enforces their rules as written and SPA seems to make deals ...
      »tg69: Gobama, sounds like you were in Montgomery last weekend.
      »gobama: I was not there but was well aware of the situation. I have talked to ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Have limited experience with SPA since they have so few tournaments ...
      »bigboy11: To make things even then , each team should have the same number of ...
      »Garocket: Tennessee is the lucky dog in this drawing, they can have players ...
      »bigboy11: That's right, so what does a team do if they can't get any players ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Missouri also has nine states to draw from: Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, ...
      »neck10: Michigan has 3 ohio Indiana wisconson
      »4Four4: Neck- Mich add OntarioCA, some great travel players available - DH/NY
      »17Black: What if you lived in Maine & had a team? Small population and only ...
      »bigboy11: I would like for someone in the home office to explain how this is ...
      »DCPete: What would prevent a team from Maine (for example) from saying ...
      »Jawood: DC, I think the state you are based out of is determined by where the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: bigboy11 - The Bordering States Issue was raised at the most recent ...
      »DCPete: Ok, so since the existing border-state rule is unfair, why not go to ...
      »SSUSA Staff: DCPete ... Your premise that the existing "...border-state rule is ...
      »DCPete: OK; wasn't really presuming that the border-state rule is unfair, but ...
      »gobama: I think rather than trying to look and equalize number of border ...
      »bigboy11: Well gobama, at our age group of 65+, it's tough getting players from ...
      »gobama: Well bigboy11 you can bet that I and most everyone else playing is ...
      »bigboy11: That's all we ask for is a level playing field also. How is it level ...
      »gobama: With the case of Louisiana it is pretty simple. They have a 30+ ...
      »paul0784: How about the rule that a Major team can have up to 3 Major+ players ...
      »gobama: I agree with you totally there are regions and age divisions where it ...
      »bigboy11: Dang , gobsmacked must be upset that whoever that team is hasn't ...
      »bigboy11: Last message your intended to say gobama.
      »gobama: Wow, hello, earth to bigboy are you out there earth to bigboy--lol. ...
33 May 12, 2015 6916

Thoughts on the new ISSA Super Divisions?

» BruceinGa: Should SSUSA and SPA follow suit and allow unlimited players from the ...
      »Mario: I say go for it. If the sponsors want to spend their money that way, ...
      »Jawood: Only if the teams who do not have the money to spend that way aren't ...
      »BruceinGa: Jawood, this is from the ISSA email: ISSA SUPER SENIOR SERIES - In ...
      »Nancy Allen: Bruce, thanks, that is interesting information. When the Midwest is ...
      »BruceinGa: Sorry Nancy, I don't. You could contact RB on FaceBook.
      »Tim Millette: Not a good move... maybe SOME seniors have not been paying ...
      »Nancy Allen: Bruce, I know this may seem odd, but this board is pretty much my ...
      »BruceinGa: Thanks Nancy, hope to see you again this year.
      »taits: Some good points here from Bruce and Jawood. Good idea but as also ...
9 Feb. 13, 2015 4976

TOP GUN ANNOUNCES 2015 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

» TGIII: Congratulations to Roger Sandoval, Carl Gustafson and Jim Palecek for ...
      »BruceinGa: Congratulations guys!!
      »tattooball: Just spent a few days with Carl in Ms at the convention. Not only is ...
      »SALSAKID49: Congratulations to Roger, Carl and Jim.. GOOD GUYS RIGHT THERE...!
3 Dec. 12, 2014 2836

ISA Hall Of Fame.

» Gorilla Boy: Just want to give a shout out and congratulations to Billy Blake from ...
      »bogie: Well deserved and excited to see such a great player get in..Saw him ...
      »StevenL.Imlay: Billy could hit the ball as hard as anyone playing the ...
      »LP: Bill Blake played in our Toys for Tots tournament this past weekend ...
      »Mario: Congrats to BB!! What a hitter......
      »BruceinGa: I watched him in Dalton last year, quite impressive!!
5 Dec. 8, 2014 3230

4 Countries Launch Pacific Rim Slow-Pitch Softball Association

» SSUSA Staff: IWATA, JAPAN Softball representatives from China, Japan, Taiwan and ...
0 Nov. 19, 2014 3240
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