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WINTER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014 DRAFT Game Schedules & Brackets

» SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets for SESSION #1 of the 2014 Winter ...
0 Oct. 31, 2014 542
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MESSAGE BOARD ADVERTISING PROHIBITION

» SSUSA Staff: There has been a recent proliferation of Message Board posts from ...
0 Aug. 28, 2014 1796
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OFFICIAL SOFTBALLS SSUSA Rulebook 3.5

» SSUSA Staff: There have been some recent competition issues and inquiries about ...
0 Aug. 27, 2014 1110
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TEAM RATINGS Guidelines & Procedures

» SSUSA Staff: Senior Softball-USA Ratings GuidelinesThe foundation of the National ...
0 Feb. 6, 2013 7482

Looking for team

» minterman: Hello, I moved to the Austin area a couple years ago. I have played ...
      »mad dog: minterman...there are a couple of leagues in the austin area...check ...
      »bb#28: minterman ---- what position do you play? My team, CenTex 65s, are ...
      »bb#28: A player on our team ramrods the Sunday night senior league in Austin ...
      »damaged goods: Minterman how do we get ahold of you. Phone no. Email address
      »Retired Spur 22: Minterman, please send me your contact information. I am also ...
      »CV3: Minterman give me a call 512-266-6817 hopefully I can send you in the ...
6 Oct. 23, 2014 247

Looking to Play!

» gchilders: Eligible 50 player for PHOENIX arriving on Thursday Nov 13th. Live ...
0 Oct. 22, 2014 168

Prominent Midwest Player/Manager Passes

» SSUSA Staff: Ron Hager died August 24th, 2014, after losing his battle with ...
      »ham24: Hope you guys stay together as a group I know you have had a tough ...
1 Oct. 22, 2014 497

looking for player for las vegas worlds

» Bohica27: New 40+ mens major team looking for player for worlds. Any position ...
      »chump1993: I cannot go to Vegas at this point but would love to play on a 40+ ...
      »chump1993: Never mind.... Saw the rules..... I'm screwed.... No teams around me
      »bam77: Are you considering Phoenix? If you are still seeking a player; I ...
      »animal14: still looking for players? or has the tournament been played ...
4 Oct. 22, 2014 619

Looking to join a 50+ team..

» sager25: I will be 50 in 2015 and am ready to join the senior scene. Looking ...
      »sager25: Somebody has to need a solid player. Also looking to get together ...
1 Oct. 22, 2014 273

Tournament fields in Ft. Myers

» docsoc70: We have been coming to Ft. Myers for several years and the last 3 ...
      »SSUSA Staff: We're not sure who might have told you specifically where your age ...
1 Oct. 22, 2014 317

Looking for 55 and older AAA players for Ft Myers and 2015 season

» joeysoftball13: We're a team from Northern, MD so your home state must border the ...
0 Oct. 22, 2014 188

Looking for team age 65 older Woodstock GA

» ESPO: I played Softball Senior in Woodstock GA when I was in my 50"s, ...
      »BruceinGa: email sent.
1 Oct. 22, 2014 112

looking for a league and tournament team

» Budda12: moving to new jersey in 2015 looking for a 65aa tournament team and ...
      »Budda12: Looking for any contact person for a league around Montclair, new ...
1 Oct. 22, 2014 255

New Jersy 75 team needs a couple of players for the Fort Myers Tournament

» cuda65: Bob Nami out of New Jersey needs a couple of ball players for his 75 ...
0 Oct. 22, 2014 153

Interference

» Paul P: Ok, I get it, I know the rule, as do all of you, but let me throw a ...
      »stick8: The umpire was correct except for one thing. Based on your scenario ...
      »Garocket: Stick that is correct. Any interference by a runner that has already ...
      »stick8: I'd like to add if the runner was using "descriptive" language, ...
3 Oct. 21, 2014 341

Looking for IL 50+ team to join next year....

» Rick35: As I will be 51 next year, and I am looking to join a good 50+ IL ...
      »sager25: Good guy & good player. Would be an asset to a team.
1 Oct. 21, 2014 187

WINTER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014 TENTATIVE Field Assignments

» SSUSA Staff: SESSION #1 MEN's 65's, 70's, 75's, 80's and 85's Lee County ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SESSION #2 MEN'S 50's, 55's and 60's Lee County Sports Complex ...
1 Oct. 21, 2014 2525

Northern Va. Force new 65 team

» birdie: We have 9 or ten guys from our 60 team looking to form a 65 AAA team. ...
      »birdie: If it is easier anybody interest can put their contact information on ...
      »DoubleL10: Harry, good luck with your new team. I'm sure you will put together ...
      »birdie: Thanks Larry, We will be in Myrtle Beach and Fort Myers as a 60 and ...
      »Sunshine1949: Harry, how's you guys doing on putting your 65 roster together, heard ...
4 Oct. 21, 2014 481

Cost of new cards

» George F. Ruh: Hmm, cards expire on 10 31 14 we play on 11 04 14, so I get message ...
      »SSUSA Staff: George ... Player cards expire at the end of each tournament season, ...
      »EG Fred: I don't comment very often but, it's a very interesting response ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Our official interpretation is that the 12/31/14 expiration date ...
      »tg69: So does this mean that card will be good for the upcoming TOC which ...
      »tg69: I am re-reading this response and it says 02/06/14
      »SSUSA Staff: Please re-read our response ... Here's what we wrote: "...Our ...
6 Oct. 21, 2014 668

LOOKING FOR A NEW TEAM

» DOCSTEVE: LOOKING TO HOOK UP WITH A 60's TOURNAMENT TEAM FOR WINTER NATIONAL IN ...
0 Oct. 21, 2014 216

online renewal

» Johnny Mack: I do not see a link on my homepage to renew online.
      »McCloskey: where is the link to renew online and pay by credit card?
      »Brock: I renewed online and so my prompts are different now. Even though I ...
2 Oct. 21, 2014 228

RENEW ONLINE

» : Can anyone explain how to renew online? SSUSA Tells you how simple ...
      »JBTexas : Pretty simple, sign in using your log in, go to your home page tab, ...
      »PJ3P: all mine says is that I am current. no renewal info anywhere.
      »cyborg45: I talked with someone from the home office last week about this ...
      »McCloskey: I can not find where to renew online?Directions are clear but I see ...
4 Oct. 21, 2014 339

Phoenix Nov 14-16, 2014

» Broadway: 60s utility player looking for a team to play in Phoenix Nov 14,2014- ...
      »Jane-Class Act I: Las Vegas Neons (women) want to move up to 70s for Phoenix Nov. 14-16 ...
      »ACC: At my request, "Broadway" above gave me permission to post a review ...
2 Oct. 21, 2014 347

1 and 1 pitch count

» Pitcher22: What are the majority of players opinions of starting with a 1 and 1 ...
      »E6 in AZ: Depends on the time .... Tourneys, sure let's start 1 and 1. It ...
      »Fred S: Hate it with passion both as a hitter and pitcher. More time is ...
      »taits: While this has been brought up more than a few times, both those ...
      »Marv19: As a tournament provider I will tell you when we started this policy ...
      »taits: Marv, Am well aware of which changed did what and for the why. Huff ...
      »OlyPenSenior: I'm not for it in league play, but accept its use in tourneys for ...
      »JDub: I agree 100% with Marv's Changes to the 1 & 1 Count. I Pitch, Hit & ...
      »crusher: No to liking 1-1 as a batter. Can get more innings played. My ...
      »Tim Millette: 1-1 to start the AB would greatly help the seniors game. 0-0 is ...
      »DoubleL10: This topic has been beaten to death year after year. It seems to me ...
      »Pitcher22: I find some of these comments funny ... If you think getting 5 ...
      »michael697: I hate the 1-1 count game go's by fast enough.
      »SSUSA Staff: The "1-1 Count" issue has been the subject of discussion and debate ...
      »Jawood: The "staff" beat me to it. While the 1 and 1 count is gaining some ...
      »the wood: The 'extra inning that we are losing' has more to do with shorter ...
      »Tim Millette: I think a flaw in ssusa is trying to throw all age levels into the ...
      »STL0: If I recall information in the newsletter a while back, the younger ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The 2012 "1-1 Count" survey results are available from the following ...
      »Navy: I'm a pitcher, who plays in the Midwest, Minnesota to be exact, and ...
      »Marv19: With all due respect to SSUSA I must make the following observation. ...
      »Jawood: Tim, To your point of the flaw of making all the age groups play by ...
      »Pitcher22: Marv19.... I love the fact that the numbers are flawed ...... The ...
      »Tim Millette: We didn't get an extra five minutes at worlds. Our games were ...
      »Pitcher22: Great point Tim as I previously stated I see NO REASON to to have to ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Just a couple of quick items to place some facts out there for ...
      »SS13: Just my opinion, but I see no reason what so ever for there to be a ...
      »Omar Khayyam: SSUSA is correct that the survey did not contrast older players ...
      »Hookdup: Please change it to 1-1. The 40s Major+ took forever to get through ...
      »Robo: I have a different take on how to speed up games. We do this in our ...
      »taits: Robo, It could save about 5-6 minutes. Not as ludicrous an idea as ...
      »Marv19: As a side note: We use one and one with one to waste. That means if ...
      »stick8: I believe Omar correctly states most hitters don't wait out a full ...
      »taits: Agree with Omar and that was same results I got in 2012 from poll I ...
      »ffdonnie: Here we go again, Staff referencing the infamous survey that DID NOT ...
      »Omar Khayyam: ffdonnie, interesting finding from your discussions with players. My ...
      »SSUSA Staff: ffdonnie ... Registering for this message board by providing a (then) ...
      »taits: I got one & voted, am in CA. There are only about 150 that use ...
      »ffdonnie: Well staff, as Omar put it, facts are facts. I have had the same ...
      »SSUSA Staff: ffdonnie ... We did some looking and you do have an email address in ...
      »Pitcher22: SSUSA Staff .... Simple solution send out a new survey and let the ...
      »ffdonnie: Haha ok, you must be right. It's all me, I guess I am the only one ...
      »SSUSA Staff: It's a hot topic every year with a tiny minority of message board ...
      »Pitcher22: Maybe after the reply that SSUSA Staff just posted maybe and I say ...
      »donll: I like the 0-0. I would rather have 4 quality at bats than 5 rushed ...
      »Tim Millette: A lot of seniors might have a chance to first hand see how 1-1 ...
      »AJC: I'd like to see it go to. 1-1. Been used to that for years in ASA, ...
      »swing for the fences : Anything to make Rev AKA the Human rain delay swing any quicker is a ...
      »taits: NSA uses the 1-1 start count, go there.
      »NYGNYY: Not for the 1-1 start. I could see why pitchers like it however I ...
      »rr3: We use 1 - 1 count all the time in local tourneys and in our local ...
      »Pitcher22: Just a question to anybody at SSUSA STAFF...... How many new members ...
      »southernson: SSUSA tournaments are the only ones we play in that use a 0-0 count. ...
      »SSUSA Staff: New enrollments annually are coming in at about the same pace and age ...
      »swing for the fences : if you want to speed up the game... go 1 -1 count with no second foul ...
      »Pitcher22: SSUSA Staff so if I was to attend this meeting in December and was to ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Pitcher22 ... You would be most welcome to attend the sessions ... ...
      »Lecak: Pttcher22 I can vouch for attending the meeting. About 10 years ago ...
      »Curly Bill: I agree with that!
      »garyheifner: The 0-0 count is absurd. I once again traveled to Vegas and on to ...
      »LP: someone tell where I'm wrong but regardless of a o-o count or a 1 & 1 ...
      »Pitcher22: LP just from the sounds of it you seem to be one of the guys who is ...
      »LP: not the perfect pitch but I do look for the one that I like, if the ...
      »Pitcher22: LP I will say this as a pitcher I'm going to do my best to get you to ...
      »mad dog: mmmm...how many still play young guy ball...if you do you will be ...
      »Marv19: LP, Here is how tournaments get off time with as you call it a "time ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Marv19 ... Other "tournament delay factors" include lack of readiness ...
      »DoubleL10: Dave, you summed it up nicely! Alternatively, we could just go to ...
      »LP: Marv19 it wouldn't make any difference with a 0-0 or 1-1 count with ...
      »Pitcher22: Just a quick question LP what age division and class do you ...
      »Pitcher22: Actually any one who is opposed to the 1-1 count what age and level ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Pitcher22 ... About 20+/- messages into this thread, there is a link ...
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