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Great Smokey Mountain Senior Classic

» Benji4: Just got home from Maryville, Tennessee playing in the Great Smokey ...
      »hurricanes2323: The great Smokey mountain tournament is an isa senior tourney?
      »BruceinGa: ISSA
2 June 8, 2015 537

Rules of the game

» grayhitter59: I need a clarification on a ruling. Batter hits a base hit and ...
      »Garocket: I looked over the rules in the SSUSA rule book and it looks like a ...
      »titanhd: Not sure that the sub rule applies here.I don't believe that Courtesy ...
2 June 8, 2015 459

Ball B.S. In lee county

» DOERBAUM: Ok, I know I have broached this subject before, but after the fhc ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Doerbaum, the "balls in Tampa were fine, even in the mid-day games ...
      »PJ3P: Different grade of the same ball. And yes the SSUSA stamped ball was ...
      »OZ40: Our pick-up group just purchased 3 dozen 44/375 Trump Stote ISA balls ...
      »DCPete: True that; the SSUSA Trump Stote ball is such an inferior product ...
      »curveball: Just designate the "Rock" ball as the only official ball, problem ...
      »taits: 'Rock' has about 4 different balls, not all the same inside, but ...
      »Tri18: Doer, You bring up an interesting issue. Welcome to summer senior ...
      »PJ3P: While it is true that the summer heat [March to October]in Florida ...
      »curveball: taits, the X-Rock-ISA-Y, the ball used at the SSUSA Worlds at the end ...
      »Tri18: PJ3P, You are correct on that one. Several of the ball companies ...
      »tattooball: We've had no problem getting balls. Every container has been on time ...
      »DOERBAUM: HI ALAN, SO FROM WHAT I AM READING, THEY WERE TWO DIFFERENT BALLS ...
      »tattooball: Dave that same multi layer ball has been out since 2003 and ...
      »Nancy Allen: I used to know so much about balls, but now I just defer to the ...
      »Nancy Allen: Alan, the Stotes were stored in a room without air conditioning at ...
      »Tri18: Nancy, That's funny! The Stote remains to be a pretty good ball but ...
      »17Black: I agree with NANCY ALLEN, the Stotes used at The Brickyard were ...
      »DOERBAUM: LOVE THE TOURNAMENTS. LOVE HANGING OUT WITH A BUNCH OF GUYS THAT ...
      »neck10: NANCY IS THE GATE CLOSED???????????????????
      »Nancy Allen: Alan, I just know that shipment was really good, and we all know what ...
      »the wood: We have used the Trump Stote 44/375 Optic Yellow ball for 10 years in ...
      »PJ3P: The balls in question were very obviously a different grade of cover ...
      »DOERBAUM: AMEN TO THAT PJ3P!! PLAYED IN THE LEAGUE HERE IN WINTER HAVEN ON ...
      »leftybob: Rumor has it that the balls used in Lee County will be the balls FHC ...
      »PJ3P: Well if thats the case, I better start cleaning off the dust from my ...
25 June 7, 2015 1366

Does your team track player statistics?

» scottflodin: I am talking with players and managers to research what software ...
      »softball4b: Clubteams.org - Dave Melosi - 50Caliber has developed this software ...
      »softball4b: For those teams that use Clubteams.org, Dave post statistics for ...
      »Gorilla Boy: The Clubteams.org is the way to go. It has been developed by Dave ...
      »JT25: Doesn't seem very user friendly. Need how to or help tool trying ...
      »softball4b: http://youtu.be/AhTVRmBqHpI Cut and paste
      »Webbie25: 19 for 14, Mike-you forgot the sac fly! :=)
      »Q19: MTC 55 is using "Game Changer" for stats tracking and using "Team ...
      »17Black: without me looking at web-site yet--------does this replace "the ...
      »scottflodin: Thanks for the input. I have the same question as 17Black: Do some ...
      »cal50: Thanks for the input JT. The program will be in the beta testing ...
      »cal50: Hi Scott, and thanks for our phone conversation. I look forward to ...
      »cal50: A quick overview of clubteams.org. Our beta version is free, no ...
12 June 7, 2015 696

Humor

» Dancer: I was telling my daughter about last night in the Senior League. She ...
      »k man: I can relate to that Dancer. Just turned 65 and I've been playing in ...
      »cheezhed1: I'm 69 and have been playing in the Florida Half Century Association ...
      »Dancer: Cheezhed1 " I still love the game and listen to the young man ...
      »TexasTransplant: One of my first senior tournaments was at the old Boomer complex in ...
4 June 6, 2015 610

Bat physics/dynamics question

» OZ40: When I purchased my Dudley 12 inch barrel the rep told me that a ...
      »?: From what I have learned by using a Bat Speed Meter is Yes th ...
      »BruceinGa: Using my Swing Speed Radar I found my bat speed is +- 5mph ...
      »BruceinGa: faster (with a balanced bat).
      »tattooball: The question should be which bat maintains more speed past the point ...
      »B94: Well said Kevin! It's the bat speed carried through the ball at and ...
      »Webbie25: I've used a balanced bat all of my career-I always felt I had more ...
      »Cougar: Bruce: For players who want their racquets fine tuned, they will add ...
      »BruceinGa: Cougar, much like a bat. I'm guessing loading a racquet is not ...
      »Cougar: Bruce: "Tuning" either a Tennis or Racquetball racquet via weighting ...
      »garyheifner: Don't know if this fits here, however, When I start thinking about ...
10 June 5, 2015 890

Results from Rockin Reno session 2

» Hit the gap: Does anyone know the results of the 65 and 70 ganes?
      »Hacker: I believe a few results were: 65 Major+ 1) 15 Hitman 2) Omen ...
      »mad dog: heard 65m was 1) silver streaks,from tx..2)enviro-vac from ...
2 June 3, 2015 533

BILL BROWN

» neck10: our third baseman BILL BROWN go's in for surgery today to remove a ...
      »wareagle: I don't personally know Bill,but would be glad to say a PRAYER FOR ...
      »neck10: great new's Bill Brown's surgery went well had to take part of lung ...
2 June 3, 2015 287

Rock N Reno Women's 50's

» Dbax: 1. Arizona Dream Team Undefeated 2. Boobs 3. Been There, Done That
      »Dancer: Bummer, I was rooting for the Boobs team :)
1 June 2, 2015 288

"Twilight Zone"?

» southpaw: 10 years ago, my 55 team was in a tourney in Montgomery. We broke ...
      »southpaw: Would a better title have been "deja vu all over again"?
      »Dbax: Now that's funny!
2 May 30, 2015 425

Nor cal champ event

» taits: Ddin't get posted.
      »DaveDowell: Pretty clear on my machine ... Click on top Priority Message above ...
      »taits: Went earlier and saw nothing then again later you posed the priority ...
      »SSUSA Staff: ALL Session #2 (65+ and more senior divisions) games will be at the ...
      »taits: Thank you.
4 May 28, 2015 376

5 runs or 11 fielders

» Dancer: I was reading up on last years Houston tournament. Say when a 50+ ...
      »17Black: Good topic: You are going to get feedback both ways. However: ...
      »mad dog: mmmm....hard one...teams i have been on have done both....like 17 ...
      »Dancer: I thought about it too, I like your point about the runs. With five ...
      »17Black: We play 50 Major and often have to play a Major plus team at a few ...
      »DonnieSmith: Excellent Topic. I have always believed that "Offense" wins games, ...
      »Fred S: We play with the 11th player all year round in our league so I think ...
      »Bruster55: It all depends on the conditions,weather,wind etc..But we have had ...
      »stick8: Playing 50 major plus the last seven years I've always been on the ...
      »Jawood: I have never understood how a team can feel good about "winning" ...
      »17Black: Jawood, I don't disagree with you at all, just playing by the rules ...
      »garyheifner: When we were in the 65s or lower, we always took the middle fielder. ...
      »Mango: I agree with Jawood that when playing a team of less skilled players ...
      »Benji4: Mango. I am disappointed in you. How about: Never take the extra ...
      »Dancer: I have been around softball fields since 1989. I have ran a few teams ...
      »neck10: stick you shouldn't be so good,saw bobby at indy he looked good
      »Mango: Benji, Please don't be disappointed. I wasn't advocating for less ...
      »Dancer: Mango, I really believe what Jawood was saying, that he is against ...
      »stick8: Neck as far as me, I consider myself remarkably sub-average!! Stewie ...
      »17Black: Dancer, I will wait till SSUSA Staff tells me I am wrong & corrects ...
      »Dancer: 17Black, I never said you would get both, my question is which one ...
      »neck10: me too he's been through enough need's a break,I remember the ...
      »Mango: Dancer, When a 50 major plus team plays a 50 major team the major ...
      »Dancer: Wow Mango that is a lot, not worth being a Major Plus.
      »Mango: Dancer, If you have a choice and want to take equalizers-always take ...
      »softball4b: IMO - Always take the extra player. HR limitations and runs per ...
      »Tim Millette: ALWAYS TAKE THE FIELDER... Because... it closes the middle of ...
      »The Screamer5: All good points indeed. I'm relatively new to playing senior ball, ...
      »17Black: after reading all of the above posts, I personally think the only ...
      »stick8: Well said 17black. Back in the day when playing B and A ball we ...
      »jsheeran: 17Black and Stick8: Agreed home run rule should be only equalizer. ...
      »17Black: ^^^^^ Jeff, haven't seen you on here for a while. Hope you are ...
      »jsheeran: Doing well and hope you too. Polyviou Dental 50 AAA. Playing SPA ...
      »17Black: Jeff, no, we don't have any SPA on our current schedule this ...
      »crump22: STICK8,The reason you didn,t get a equalizes back in the day,because ...
      »stick8: Crump those are all valid points. Do you remember playing in ...
      »crump22: stick8,yes,Terry H made us play 5 games in a row on a Friday , ...
      »stick8: Crump you have a great memory. I never knew we had players missing ...
      »neck10: guy's the lower classes don't have trouble getting team's in the ...
      »Dancer: Thank you Crump22 for the history of Senior Softball, now I ...
39 May 27, 2015 1926

Congrat' MTC JV Rock and Reno Champs!

» swing for the fences : Nice job Boys! can't let a bad start ruin your Tourney! Job well ...
      »cal50: Is it too soon to start talking about breaking up that dynasty?
      »Tim Millette: Cal50 Nope...if we won Words I would still support us being given ...
      »cal50: All joking aside, congratulations on the win.
      »Jawood: Maybe now you can be the varsity!
      »Tim Millette: Nope ...Kurts group is still the Varsity. We have a ways to go to ...
      »Longhorns: Hey tim congratulations again we are truly happy for your team. You ...
      »softball4b: Congrats Tim...M+ justified ;-)
7 May 26, 2015 779

field loactions for Vegas

» coop3636: To SSUSA, I know its a little early, but we are trying to book rooms ...
      »softball4b: LOLOLOLOLOL
      »SSUSA Staff: coop3636 ... We're likely a couple of months (at least) from that ...
      »Omar Khayyam: coop3636, if it is any help, I told my team that I wouldn't make ...
      »Hitemdeep: Cmon coop if you stay near the strip the furthest you'd drive is 30 ...
4 May 24, 2015 559

Changing states

» cyborg45: I can't seem to find the answer to this in the rule book. I ...
      »cyborg45: Anyone? SSUSA?
      »SSUSA Staff: cyborg45 ... It's "all hands on deck" in Reno right now ... Please ...
      »cyborg45: Thanks for the response. I'll give them a call.
3 May 24, 2015 408

RENO WEATHER

» deep14: Look like we could be in for some bad weather for Rock-N-Reno. What ...
      »SSUSA Staff: All "Play/No-play" decisions are made AT GAME TIME AT THE FIELDS OF ...
      »deep14: Great Thankyou
      »deep14: Just thinking? What about those that travel quite far to get there ...
      »SSUSA Staff: We, too, are concerned with economic issues, but not to the degree of ...
      »Omar Khayyam: deep14, don't ove-worry about a long range weather forecast. Nevada ...
      »Webbie25: I've lived in the west-Albuquerque-for 37 years.I have been concerned ...
      »Bigcat55: Omar is correct. When I first moved to Reno 19 years ago I was told ...
      »Webbie25: We are playing at Carson City, and I know that will make a ...
      »Jawood: I think about 3 years ago we played in a snowstorm at Golden Eagle. ...
      »LeeLee50: Yeah don't you play until 2 weeks in Carson City. I wouldn't get to ...
      »DaveDowell: It's ALL my fault LeeLee50 ... I should NEVER have posted the DRAFT ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Dave, my team LOVED the early posting of probable fields, seeding, ...
      »DaveDowell: Omar ... You're definitely a thinker! ... You corroborated my ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Noah's Ark indeed! When we returned we were greeted by a "roaring ...
      »Webbie25: Wow-this site is amazing-you put up a generality about weather ...
      »taits: Not too early as you say, but rather timely, giving teams time to ...
      »LeeLee50: Webbie, I believe Dave was being sarcastic. Dave is well aware ...
      »OZ40: I never put too much stock into advance forcasts. After all they are ...
      »Webbie25: Lee lee, I also had my tongue squarely in my cheek. I give Dave a ...
      »cronin51: Would you go to a Doctor as right as a weatherman?
      »Tim Millette: Let's see... Weather mans odds of being right on his forecast are ...
      »Longhorns: Tim you nailed it. Now show up to Reno an play in your long pants hit ...
      »DaveDowell: Bet the "under" on #9) ... [grins]
      »Webbie25: 11)Dirty, Gary19 and his reincarnations posting either. He doesn't ...
      »swing for the fences : 9,11,12 LOL On 2 Timmy, as long as you stay out of the infield I ...
      »Webbie25: We may have the pattern shift. The pattern did hold through this ...
      »JDub: Weather.com shows an Abundance of Rain for today 11am - 3pm. Sunday ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Thanks, Jeff ... We got it handled! See above post ... To quote a ...
      »Webbie25: Oh Yeah: 13) JDub not talking about STOOPIDD bats!! LOL
      »JDub: Wish we could've made the trip, but we had a few kids Graduating this ...
      »Webbie25: Ok, it's STOOOPID BATS- Go Rogue??? If I didn't have so many good ...
31 May 24, 2015 1896

Got a question.

» Rgss: Has anyone tried to drop down from the major division to the 3A ...
      »Fabe: You can have up to 3 major players on a AAA team or have two years ...
1 May 23, 2015 444

Got a question.

» Rgss: Has anyone tried to drop down from the major division to the 3A ...
0 May 22, 2015 173

Memorial Service for Randy and Mary Robbins

» OIdCorps: All- The Marine Corps Intelligence Agency held a memorial service ...
0 May 21, 2015 245

Crabtown Classic Tourney

» Shark: Just wondering what 55 Major teams are planning on attending the ...
      »stacks59: High Street will be. I believe after speaking with Mike at Loudoun ...
1 May 20, 2015 399
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