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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 254

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 3381

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 1306

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 906

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 1190

4 Countries Launch Pacific Rim Slow-Pitch Softball Association

» SSUSA Staff: IWATA, JAPAN – Softball representatives from China, Japan, Taiwan and ...
0 Nov. 19, 2014 1202

Major Plus

» cutty: Am I really a Major Plus player or am I a part of a team that happens ...
      »grayhitter59: I agree, if a player is 49 or 50 and is playing on a major plus team ...
      »southernson: So this is a problem? Really? Trust me, if you are playing Major ...
      »SSUSA Staff: This initial post is rather dated, but for grayhitter59: cutty is ...
3 Sept. 9, 2014 2296

Indian River County Senior Softball

» Moose10: We are trying to start a new league in Sebastian for this upcoming ...
0 Aug. 9, 2014 881

Itasca Park District, IL is starting both 12” and 16” 40 and over leagues.

» Harry21: Itasca Park District in Itasca IL is starting both 12” and 16” 40 and ...
0 July 17, 2014 848

Senior Softball Leagues in the Santa Rosa, CA Area

» Caveman: I have a friend that is interested in starting to play senior ball. ...
      »taits: Tracy, Get ahold of the mgr for Samoma Fog who I believe is in the ...
      »Norcalviejo: There is a 46 and over wood bat league in Santa Rosa that several ...
      »taits: More info ; The Fog practices Saturdays at Franklin Park, SR, unless ...
3 May 19, 2014 1267

Phone Number

» cutty: Anyone have Big Cat,s phone number? Thanks!
      »BudLeftField: Hi Cutty-Mike's # is 330-419-0205. You can also get all info that you ...
1 March 6, 2014 1282

future of senior softball

» birdie: I just looked at the 50s and the were 49 AAA and 30 something in the ...
      »Gary19: Harry, put the tourney in Milwaukee and see how much hope the senior ...
      »kbl: GARY19...Maybe there isnt much hope for Milwaukee itself, except for ...
      »Gary19: Good point. Their NFL team took a hit last night.
      »Jawood: Looks great in Major and AAA, not so good in Major+ with 7. Gary, ...
      »Tim Millette: Great turn out. Unfortunately.... Senior ball is looking like the ...
      »Gary19: I know, I know, it was a long time ago. But I remember as a kid ...
      »the wood: Tim, Your '1,099th comment' on this matter is duly noted... What ...
      »Tim Millette: Bob, kinda hard to post number 1,099 when I only have around 160 ...
      »softball4b: Yeah, but how long did you sleep in the basement. LOL
      »the wood: Tim, I stand corrected... you only stated it 20 times. Instead of ...
      »Tim Millette: Actually many sports try to control team strength.... College ...
      »swing for the fences : Don't be to worried Timmothy, your team beat two of those teams for ...
      »the wood: Tim, I never said that I do not see some problems in M+. What I have ...
      »garyheifner: Harry Thom runs a very nice early season (May)tourney in Milwaukee ...
      »donll: Tim Most softball growth is from the lower division up. Why aren’t ...
      »FreeAgent10: garyh-If you want a real earlybird tournament, we will be having our ...
      »FreeAgent10: Senior moment. Guess I should have added, its the 3rd weekend of ...
      »Jawood: Over the last 5 years at the Major+ level, a team from California has ...
      »Tim Millette: Jawood, that could work also.... Having Plus Champions give runs or ...
      »Tim Millette: Swing, first I'd like to thank your Barons team for handing us that ...
      »donll: Hey Tim, I like Jawood's idea too. How about all California teams ...
      »Tim Millette: Donll, if we dominate Major we would understand it wouldn't be good ...
      »Tim Millette: Donll, I don't think this is a state thing.... It's a dominant ...
      »Omar Khayyam: As of today, SSUSA has 80 teams ranked as Major Plus. Here is the ...
      »swing for the fences : Tim, I'm still waiting for my Watch I helped you win!
      »taits: Omar, that took some time...
      »taits: Omar, that took some time...
      »taits: On post by Jawood, I do not feel making CA or FL for that matter a ...
      »Jawood: Omar, you are making my head spin. Actually there are even less ...
      »taits: So why not AA 2 + 2...DBO? That Falls in line with your others.
      »Gary19: Why not reduce things to two divisions? If only five runs ...
      »Tim Millette: Gary, why not just try reducing the talent on the major plus ...
      »Gary19: Tim, I can somewhat see the frustration, but I just keep thinking ...
      »Z28: If you are willing to play at the top division, why should you be ...
      »Z28: If you are willing to play at the top division, why should you be ...
      »Jawood: taits, my thought on AA was I have always heard that there is a need ...
      »donll: Tim, Why you lack credibility. In July and August on your thread ...
      »Tim Millette: Actually donll, my vote this year would be to skip Worlds.... I am ...
      »taits: Jawood, IĘthink you 'heard' incorrectly. I believe many AA teams ...
      »donll: Tim, Just wondering. Now that you won the NorCal cup will you be ...
      »Jawood: Ok, taits, let go 2+2 in AA. I don't think we can get away from the ...
      »taits: Too bad we don't have a say in the matter...
      »swing for the fences : well, after thinking about this subject for awhile... I think that a ...
      »Tim Millette: Donny, the concept I put foreword was an attempt to solve the problem ...
      »swing for the fences : Tim quit crying about the upper dvision just deal with it and quit ...
      »DCPete: Looking at Omar's chart, a lot of states only have 1 M+ team. If ...
      »taits: Not counting women, I count 83 M+ teams 21 50's 17 55 20 ...
      »Jawood: It would not be difficult at all to make these "dynasty" teams in ...
      »Tim Millette: I think you need to count ACTIVE PLUS teams.... How many plus ...
      »Tim Millette: Jawoods, that's another way you could attempt to do it..... Problem ...
      »taits: Tim, That I would not know who is active. I do know the 'Ratings' ...
      »Tim Millette: Well let's see.... In the 50 Plus Division of the World one team took ...
      »taits: Many teams out there have that lopsided age issue, it is just they ...
      »Jawood: I do know whatever rules SSUSA goes to, they want to keep it as ...
      »donll: Tim, How many level, in each 5 year age group in NorCal softball? ...
      »taits: NCSSA is figured in totally different way. Look at the ratings and ...
      »Tim Millette: Donll, you can try to deflect from the issue of how weak the ...
      »taits: Tim, Re your post here: " Now.... On the other hand... And I don't ...
      »donll: Tim, We've been over this before. You claim its the dynasty teams ...
      »swing for the fences : He cant donll, he is afraid! maybe if had a glove instead of a clown! ...
      »swing for the fences : He cant donll, he is afraid! maybe if had a glove instead of a clown! ...
      »Tim Millette: I don't believe I ever said I was afraid to play Plus.... I said my ...
      »swing for the fences : Still a turd! I am not going anywhere! No plans for next year! So ...
      »swing for the fences : Still a turd! I am not going anywhere! No plans for next year! So ...
      »donll: Tim, I can't give you a reason why YOU won't move up to Plus. I ...
      »donll: Tim, I also noticed you ducked the question about the number of ...
      »swing for the fences : Donll, Tim is just going to say He wants to play one dayers and ...
      »Tim Millette: Wow..... So let's see... How to handle this tuff ...
      »Mango: Tim, Swing Donl, I've seen you guys go back and forth on this ...
      »titanhd: Mango more simply put is to say that we currently have too many ...
      »taits: Mango, That all sounds liker high school stuff. but your right on ...
      »Tim Millette: Mango...... First..... I wish I had a dictionary so I could fully ...
      »donll: Mango, Debating Tim will be a waste of your time. You will try to ...
      »Mario: Now that I have seen the senior game for 3 years, we should just ...
      »Malo37: Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, please don't try and shove ...
      »Tim Millette: Malo, if your team feels that way..... Why not place your team in the ...
      »Jawood: My take on Major+ is not about forcing Major teams to play up where ...
      »Allan55: I feel the Senior Softball Association should shoulder some of the ...
      »Mario: Jawood, I totally agree with you. We, OKI are only partially ...
      »joel 1975: if OKI is a partially sponcered team I wonder what the rest of us ...
80 Jan. 20, 2014 5500

Sign up now to play in Roseville, CA Senior Softball Tuesday Night Rec Leagues

» jwales: The South Placer Seniors Softball Club, Inc. (SPSSC) hosts ...
0 Jan. 18, 2014 1383

Age 45+ Adult Softball League (Gwinnett)

» htsoftball: League double header games played at least one night a week starting ...
0 Jan. 15, 2014 1358

Sign up now to play in Roseville, CA Senior Softball Tuesday Night Rec Leagues

» jwales: The South Placer Seniors Softball Club, Inc. (SPSSC) hosts ...
      »jwales: Great leagues to join.
      »jwales: SSUSA approved bats allowed!
      »jwales: Tournament quality pitching!
3 Jan. 11, 2014 1457

ssusa card

» #6: SSUSA, Paid online for my new card, already received my SPA card, ...
      »curveball: You do realize once Sacramento gets your money, their computer print ...
1 Oct. 31, 2013 1953

Layla

» #6: So sorry to hear about Layla's passing.............RIP SWEETIE !
      »#19: A big loss for our softball community ... So sad ... Prayers to her ...
1 Oct. 25, 2013 1590

FHC

» CAT: Can anyone give me a contact(s) for the Florida Half Century ...
      »audieh: Duane Jones is the man to talk to: 813-453-8302
      »Player: Audie is correct for the FHC. But, in addition, there are several ...
2 July 16, 2013 1912

IT IS A GOOD DAY

» Capt Kirk: Band of Brothers Day You may have served in combat or while ...
      »southpaw: Thanks, Capt. Kirk. For me: Army, July '69--Feb. 72. God Bless!
      »jackbrun: Marine Corps Oct 70 through July 91.
      »kbl: U.S. Navy, July '64 thru June '68... thanks Capt.
      »softball4b: US ARMY 01/74 - 01/77 SON - MICHAEL USMC 09/2012 - ACTIVE
      »armiho211: us navy- destroyer sailor,(volunteered) 1960-1964 . operated off ...
      »Chief144: THANKS, US AIR FORCE/AIR NATIONAL GUARD - 1965 - 2004 - ...
      »southpaw: Armiho, you are so right about the Cuban Missile Crisis. When I ...
      »J R: U S Army 1962-1964. Was in San Diego for de-Briefing Waiting to be ...
      »GSWP001: Thank you all for your service.
      »68Levi: US Army/Army National Guard 1987-2009 - retired Master ...
      »tekdad: U.S Coast Guard 1985-1992 petty officer 2nd class U.S Army Natl ...
11 April 11, 2013 2634

Food for thought to the organizations..........

» CAT: Is it all about money or do these organizations truly care about ...
      »CAT: sorry for typo: Results: MORE player participation
      »taits: My take on it. 1. Short reply the 'ratings' now take into account ...
2 March 2, 2013 2247
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