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ISA's WINTER NATIONALS 2015 DRAFT Game Schedules & Brackets

» SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets for the ISA's 2015 Winter National ...
0 March 6, 2015 116
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SSUSA RULES COMMITTEE 2014 Actions & Minutes

» SSUSA Staff: The 2014 SSUSA Rules Committee sessions at the Annual Convention in ...
0 Dec. 5, 2014 2287
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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 3076
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TEAM RATINGS Guidelines & Procedures

» SSUSA Staff: Senior Softball-USA Ratings GuidelinesThe foundation of the National ...
0 Feb. 6, 2013 9277

It Seemed Like a Good Idea At The Time

» southpaw: Sometime in 1970, Vietnam, 100 miles south of Cam Ranh Bay. I and a ...
      »Nancy Allen: Thank you for your service and for sharing the story. Never forget. ...
      »Fabe: Went to school to play ball instead of enlisting....had many friends ...
      »neck10: Nancy see you got home from TOC
      »Lefty: Nancy what team and age group was you with. Sorry I didn't get to see ...
      »Nancy Allen: Neck10, yes, I am back in Indy. Your guys played really hard, and ...
      »hemi racer: Never want to let a chance to say THANK YOU to you guys and girls who ...
      »Robo2: Thank you for your service. God Bless you always.
      »neck10: Nancy yea it's hard to practice in 2ft snow .We will be ready come ...
      »neck10: Nancy do you kno mike Howell's cell number.
      »Nancy Allen: Thank you to all Veterans for your service. It is a positive that ...
      »neck10: nancy mike called me last night so all is good
      »neck10: NANCY there is a Monday night 55 & older league in Traverse city, you ...
      »Nancy Allen: Neck10, I am glad that he got in touch with you. If you have any ...
13 Feb. 19, 2015 680

Factors in defining what a good hitter is

» stick8: What makes a for a good hitter? Is it: 1)high batting ...
      »Dbax: Yes.
      »Mario: Some one who can do it all and you want at the plate when the game is ...
      »cal50: All of the above Stick, plus hitting for the situation, not just ...
      »stick8: So true Dale. I've seen great hitters freeze up in clutch situations. ...
      »stick8: Dave that is very good!! Giving yourself up for the team is ...
      »hemi racer: The teammate who seems to always get the clutch hit and is always on ...
      »Robo2: I think that many of us have the ability to be a good hitter or we ...
      »Mario: Stick, I think a guy who is successful in the late innings and when ...
      »FOFO: One that doesn't need a runner once he reaches base..............
9 Feb. 19, 2015 721

Swing Makeover #27 Top Pro's discuss Basehit Strategies

» bogie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K1cNrb3k8oc The top pros in the ...
      »BruceinGa: Thanks Bogie, it's great to see the different swings to accomplish ...
1 Feb. 19, 2015 252

Mikens Limited Edition TOC bat is....back!

» Tri18: Miken has again produced about 1000 Limited Edition TOC bats for this ...
0 Feb. 19, 2015 349

How to get more teams willing to play in the Major-plus division

» Maint11: I believe most players would agree that not a lot of teams want to ...
      »Tim Millette: Limit the amount of returning players to 6 for national World winners ...
      »FOFO: give them unlimited home runs and longer time limits while keeping ...
      »Jawood: I see what you're saying, FOFO, but wouldn't that make a Major team ...
      »Tim Millette: I go along with jarwoods idea as long as you allow Bumped ring wing ...
      »Tim Millette: Ring winning major teams
      »swing for the fences : What ever you do, it should not just be a couple of teams moving up.. ...
      »PJ3P: Having played for 3 years in the Florida Half Century [unlimited hrs] ...
      »Perl: I've played Senior Softball for 13 years and ideas to get more Major+ ...
      »Tim Millette: Perl, I think it will be great to see how many SSUSA major teams are ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The most simple method would be to reduce or eliminate the "out of ...
      »Tim Millette: SSUSA staff...I think you are over looking the point that in every ...
      »DCPete: For the record, the ISSA plan really hasn't been working as they ...
      »Tri18: OK, I'll take a shot at this one....I have been playing Senior ...
      »Tim Millette: Alan, it's good have you on this thread. To open a discussion on ...
      »Tri18: Hi Tim, You bring up valid points. Hague and Spectrum should have ...
      »SSUSA Staff: MOST RECENT FIVE YEARS SSUSA WORLD CHAMPIONS 50-MAJOR PLUS 2014 - ...
      »Tim Millette: Alan, many other senior teams want to play with the same friends year ...
      »Tim Millette: SSUSA staff.. How many of those champions would have still been ...
      »Tim Millette: Staff,, you listed 20 plus teams and half of them were the same ...
      »Tim Millette: Meant to say....top four in ach event.
      »SSUSA Staff: Tim ... All we did was, as requested by Alan, list the Major Plus ...
      »Tri18: Tim, My belief is if you disbanded the top Major Plus teams....you ...
      »tattooball: There's been major teams that won and did not move up. They also ...
      »Tate22: Tim - let me first commend you for the plethora of "I" statements ...
      »Mario: As stated by SSUSA staff there has been a different winner at Vegas ...
      »Tim Millette: I guess what it comes down to is a dislike for the dynasty teams that ...
      »Mario: I guess your definition of a Dynasty is different than mine. We have ...
      »Tim Millette: SSUSA Staff.....I understand it's easier to keep the status quo ...
      »OZ40: It's a tough call on what if anything to do. It's no secret that if ...
      »Maint11: Gentlemen: these are all great comments. Obviously there are a lot ...
      »softball4b: Tim, I don't see any team named Dynasty, who are they and where do ...
      »JamesLG: I believe one point that is missing here is the Major+ tag a playe ...
      »Paco13: I have not read everybody's input. Why have a M+ DIVISON when you ...
      »Tim Millette: Mike, defining a dynasty team is VERY easy. It's any team with a ...
      »the wood: Tim, 522 is a number to keep in mind. What significance does it have ...
      »softball4b: Aay Amen Aay Amen Aay Aay Aay Amen Amen.......and I like Tim. ;-)
      »the wood: I like most things about Tim... I particularly like his comments ...
      »Tim Millette: Bob....it's great to know you think Plus ball is NOT broken. Does ...
      »the wood: Tim, you either don't get it or just choose to ignore significant ...
      »Tim Millette: Bob, it's very interesting that I tried to address most of the points ...
      »the wood: What part of 'my only issue is breaking up M+ teams' is the most ...
      »Webbie25: I had a lot of this discussion with Tim in past years. I have a ...
      »swing for the fences : Well Tim.. I think that you have the wrong perspective on this. ...
      »swing for the fences : BTW Tim, you have a very nice 55 team with a bunch of great guys on ...
      »Malo37: I got it bad. The softball sickness, I got it bad. I personally, ...
      »Tim Millette: Rich, yes our 55 team should be fun to play with but...with the ...
      »Webbie25: Tim, it is great that you have almost the same team for so long and ...
47 Feb. 19, 2015 2458

HOUSTON Player looking for 50+ Travelling team

» davidthelocator: I turned 49 in December, have my two ID cards and am looking to play ...
0 Feb. 18, 2015 132

TX 50 major team looking for a outfielder

» Herb Oliver: The Texas Mavericks are looking for a strong outfielder that can ...
      »davidthelocator: Hello Herb, I am looking to get on a tournament team and Ronnie ...
1 Feb. 18, 2015 290

2015-16 OFFICIAL SSUSA RULEBOOK AVAILABLE ONLINE

» SSUSA Staff: The 2015-16 edition of the Official SSUSA Rulebook is now available ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The following is a list of 2015-16 Rulebook changes made (other than ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The 2015-16 Official Senior Softball-USA Rulebook has been delivered ...
2 Feb. 18, 2015 1688

Mo. player looking for 50AAA Team

» firestick: I am posting this for a friend. He lives in Springfield Mo. He plays ...
      »Nancy Allen: Just to help with research, if you go out to the Ratings listed near ...
      »Nancy Allen: Rickey, where are you when I need help with geography? The Missouri ...
2 Feb. 18, 2015 213

Grand Rapids Mi

» Bob from GR: Does anybody have any contact information for 50 and over teams in ...
      »Nancy Allen: Bob, if you go out to the Ratings listed near the top of the page, ...
      »Nancy Allen: If you are looking to play leagues, you can go to Leagues at the top ...
      »neck10: Doug & Don's is from down there!!!!!!!!!!!!
      »Nancy Allen: Thanks, Neck10, I figured someone would help me with geography in ...
      »22doug: doug from doug n dons call me n I ll c if I can help 616 822 2111
      »joel 1975: nancy is there a senior league in traverse city or anywhere up north.
      »Nancy Allen: Looking under leagues earlier, I saw Traverse City, but as Neck10 ...
7 Feb. 18, 2015 279

Texas men's travel team seeking 60's AAA or AA player.

» DonRay52: Seeking versatile AAA/AA player for a newly combined Texas-Oklahoma ...
      »firestick: Don, What 2 teams have combined, and the name of the team? And what ...
      »DonRay52: One is the former Dallas Spurs 60's, a AA team and the other is the ...
      »DonRay52: Still seeking one or two AA or AAA players for our men's ...
      »mad dog: hi donny.....have a 60 guy over here in tyler that might want to ...
      »icemanj: Hi Don this is Jay Yoakum I played against you with a scrap iron team ...
      »DonRay52: We still have 2 or 3 roster openings to fill before we hit our first ...
6 Feb. 18, 2015 477

60+ AAA team in IA looking for 2 players

» FridayNite: The 60 Fossils/Miken team will be playing in Little Canada MN, Elgin ...
0 Feb. 18, 2015 189

Looking to Add

» TOMAR77: Git-R-Done 70's & 75's Teams looking to Add a couple of player's. S ...
0 Feb. 18, 2015 183

Boombah BOSS bat

» taits: Any feedback on theis new model for 2015?
0 Feb. 17, 2015 159

Turning 50 - Tyler TX

» pdalton: Played a ton of competitive ball (C,B,A) in my younger years - some ...
      »mad dog: check here.... LEAGUE CONTACT: BOB STRONG, 903-534-8250, ...
1 Feb. 17, 2015 135

Miken Gloves

» road kill: Have any of you used them? How did you like them? Thanks,
      »road kill: I meant fielding gloves.........
      »BruceinGa: I have one that I have been using since 2006. It has served me well. ...
      »Fred S: I got one this year and I am happy with it.
      »Player: I've had the "soft" glove for a few years. It's great!
      »road kill: I picked one up, a "Soft love." Price was good........everything ...
      »road kill: HAHA!!!! "Soft Glove" not love!!!
      »Tri18: Mikens Super soft series is my best selling line of gloves. Here is ...
      »Bernie17: Been a rawlings fan my whole life nothing better.But thats only one ...
      »road kill: I have been a Rawlings man since my first real glove. "Finest in the ...
      »Tri18: Hi Stan! Bernie btw..... Rawlings and Miken and Worth.....are all ...
      »bkb555: Don't know about Miken but Vinci has done me well for some time
      »BruceinGa: I agree bkb555, I also have one. Plus, Pete Vinci is a great guy!
      »Robo2: I also use a Vinci and have had great success for many years. I also ...
      »Tri18: Guys I got in Mikens new Koalition series gloves last week. As good ...
      »road kill: I am using a Super Soft, so far I am very pleased. But we use a ...
      »Mario: I have a 13" Miken that I use when I play 3rd base and love it.
      »road kill: Not sure if this is OK with management; Miken has the "Super ...
17 Feb. 17, 2015 1170

Pitcher: 54 turning 55 this December - Located in So. California. Play AAA ball

» Aybar6: Coming back after knee surgury in september, I play a couple times a ...
0 Feb. 16, 2015 175

Worth Legit

» divncatch: Anyone got any thoughts or opinion on the Worth Legit Flex 50 USSSA ...
      »DieselDan: Get the popcorn ready!
      »divncatch: So you're saying they are bad to pop up, or sit back and watch the ...
      »Bruster55: Very good bat perfect balance.
3 Feb. 16, 2015 615

Looking to play 55 or 60

» Love to play: I am looking to play 55's or 60's tournament ball in the Fresno,Ca ...
0 Feb. 16, 2015 105

Lost in Las Vegas

» Sloth: 54 years old. Looking to play competitive tournament softball at ...
      »curveball: Go to Lorenzi Park Tues or Thurs for game at 10 AM. Also same park ...
      »Dbax: When will you be 55?
      »Sloth: Will be 55 in dec.will try to make lorenzi saturday. Have to ask ...
      »Sandman: Sloth, What position do you play and are you eligible to play at ...
      »Dbax: If you want to play for a Major level team, contact Keith Wilson, ...
      »vegasW: Sloth. contact me. We are playing in Palm Springs this weekend. We ...
      »silver slugger 702: What field do they play on thursdays at Lorenzi? Just show up and I ...
      »Bubble Gum: You must sign a waiver to play "free" on your first day. Afte ...
8 Feb. 16, 2015 508
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