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texas state champs

» mad dog: again...since my last post got deleted......who were the champs.....
      »DoubleL10: Bob, what i've heard is that the Texas Legends 65s won the AAA and ...
      »L.Martin: Texas players won 50+
      »hoovedog: Texas Thunder won the 60 AAA
      »rabiddog: Where can you find the rosters for these teams?
      »JBTexas : rabiddog, you can't only Sacamento(SSUSA) has that info on hand.
      »rabiddog: Thanks
      »Capt Kirk: I like the way SPA does it, they post team rosters on their Team ...
      »rabiddog: SPA? I just want to see if some of the guys I used to play with are ...
8 July 8, 2014 751

Northeast Team Ratings

» talldog93: The rating process in the Northeast has rated numerous teams to the ...
      »wagon487: talldog93, who do you play for. There were only three teams in Salem ...
      »talldog93: Our team did not play down there but I monitored several of our ...
      »Bucs-Chico: Unfortunately rating teams is always going to be difficult task, from ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The circumstance with talldog93's team is a bit outside of the normal ...
      »talldog93: Good insight Chico and you are 100% correct, until they get a system ...
      »Bucs-Chico: So there lies the flaw that your team rating is also based on how ...
      »Bucs-Chico: While I got the juices flowing, maybe a SSUSA staffer is ...
      »talldog93: You are on fire Chico, you nailed it again. If you look at the last ...
      »Capt Kirk: How much influence does your regional tournament director report ...
      »Capt Kirk: Correction: How much influence does your regional ...
      »bernie: Please do not confuse SSUSA tournaments and ISSA ones. ISSA has ...
      »wagon487: one good thing about ISSA, they put the scores up on line after a ...
      »rbigs51: thats what i dislike about issa,major teams drop down and play teams ...
      »neck10: buc,s im consussed how is an extra infielder going to keep YOU from ...
      »skid7: I wear the Rip-It mask and can see in all directions. Mask is also ...
      »Paco13: What does it take to get on the Mighty "High Streets Buck 55" team? ...
16 July 8, 2014 1460

Anyone find relief for piriformis syndrome?

» bogie: I have had for over a year, due to a bad L5 disk. Nerve pinches an ...
      »gott2play: Bogle, I too suffer from sciatica (right side) with pain localized ...
      »bogie: Thanks..Ill give that a shot.
      »Whitey58: Bogie I had the same problem a year ago. I did not play for 7 weeks. ...
      »Lecak: Bogie a couple things I do. I use a foam roller daily you can find ...
      »BruceinGa: I used a foam roller when I had iliotibial band syndrome a month ago. ...
5 July 6, 2014 659

Looking for a team

» Old man Tom: Looking for a fifties or sixties team I am out of gainesville fl. Use ...
0 July 5, 2014 266

Dwight Treadwell

» BruceinGa: Dwight, please call me at 770-866-7655 when you can. Bruce
      »tg69: Bruce, heard this weekend Dwight was having some health problems.Our ...
1 July 3, 2014 306

Houston SportsPlex

» hoovedog: A car and a truck had there windows smashed and items stolen at the ...
      »mad dog: what do ya expect for that part of town...fields are crap ...
      »MJB: Houston Sportsplex should not be used for any Senior Softball ...
      »hurdler52: I agree with MJB, any time that players and their families can not ...
3 July 2, 2014 932

Coach of Monster (50 Major )

» New3: If anyone has an email address of the Monster coach please respond. ...
      »robster: Rob Rabun here! Coach for Monster Softball My email is ...
1 July 2, 2014 549

Cal Cup

» antieinstein: When will the Cal Cup Schedule be out?
      »SSUSA Staff: Within the next few days ... Check the Tournament page for the event ...
      »4x4: Auntie Einstein?????? That would be a drag........ I think I ...
      »antieinstein: 4x4 stick to softball comedy is not your game
3 June 28, 2014 658

Hitting

» rightrj1: What makes a good consistent hitter? I mean the guys that hit 700+ ...
      »BruceinGa: Practice. It gives the player confidence and knowledge of pitches ...
      »Paco13: I am going to comment since I am already signed on. I am not a great ...
      »Fred S: I agree with both. Practice is important. Being retired helps. If ...
      »Perl: BP, if Bruce says it I'm listening. He's a great hitter. Know and ...
      »BruceinGa: Thanks for the props, Perl! I hope you and your family are doing ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Great topic. I agree that discipline is a large part of it. Because I ...
      »Wildtimes: I agree with the comments and add...take as much BP as you can. ...
      »Mario: Great topic by the way, I think hitting is 2 fold. You have to have ...
      »stattad: Fred-- What is a "WD"?
      »Omar Khayyam: WD? Wooden deck? Western Drive? Whistling driver? Workout diamond? ...
      »0: Sure everybody knows what WD is..... It's short for WD-40
      »softball4b: Who Dat....What Dear....
      »BruceinGa: Wheeler Dealer. It's a soft toss machine.
      »rightrj1: So we all agree practice makes perfect..But does it really?? I'm sure ...
      »BruceinGa: rightrj1, I have seen it also. I would add perfect practice makes ...
      »The yooper: Practice hitting is real important, like Bruce says put up cones and ...
      »BruceinGa: I agree Donny, confidence plays a big part of it. If we are down by ...
      »The yooper: Bruce, You hit it right on the head, need a big hit you should want ...
      »BCA80: The best hitters I watch take more pitches than the average Joe. ...
      »Mr. Manassas: I too agree with Bruce. (One of the best hitters I have played ...
      »StevenL.Imlay: Listen to Bruce and Mr. Manassas two exceptional hitters- take lots ...
      »BruceinGa: Thanks guys! hope to see you both in Dalton.
      »Tater50: Great topic: Perl & Bruce are 2 players that I know & will state they ...
      »rrengineer99: with most of these tournaments now going to 1-1 count, at least the ...
      »BruceinGa: If the first pitch is what I'm looking for I'll jump on it. I've ...
      »PJ3P: some great points in this thread 1. Practice with purpose! 2. Limit ...
      »neck10: yooper thought u said you were goin to maumee !!!!!!!!!!!
      »B94: To add to what others have said here I also find in addition to ...
      »BruceinGa: "2. Limit your rounds to 20-30 swings." This is a biggie! Unless ...
      »B94: I agree 100% Bruce! My regular BP partner is a young stud that's ...
      »rightrj1: One thing me and my BP group does per session is the Last 12 Ball ...
      »The yooper: I agree BP is so very important and hitting towards all areas of the ...
      »Webbie25: I guess I have a much different approach that works for me. I do try ...
      »HJ: What bat do you use for BP. Do you use your bat? Do you go heavier ...
      »B94: I use the same model and weight of bat for BP as I use in games, ...
      »BruceinGa: I try to use a USSSA bat for 90% of my bp swings, taking my last 10 ...
      »gibby59: Think of a tennis player like Pete Sampras. He has complete control ...
      »garyheifner: In the qualifiers, I use them as practice and try all kinds of ...
38 June 27, 2014 2197

Teams going to Call Cup in Hemet

» Mulewhipper: Just wanted to see who is attending this years Cal Cup...way down ...
      »Sweet P: West Coast All-stars 60 Majors will be playing. Phillip
      »stattad: R&R 65s Major will be there.
      »Jeffery: L A F 50 Major will be there. We played in Hemet in a So. Cal Senior ...
      »So Cal Z: Is there anywhere you can see what teams are playing in this tourney?
      »Malo37: Jeff, Congratulations on your championship yesterday. 36 runs ...
      »So Cal Z: Dave, I live a mile from the fields in San Clemente let me know if ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Today (Tuesday 6/24/2014) is the "soft" deadline for the Cal-Cup in ...
      »Duke: Looks like a great turnout for the Cal Cup, which is the first year ...
      »SALSAKID49: This event is looking really good based on the team going to HEMET... ...
      »TOMAR77: Looking forward to attending The Cal Cup in So Cal ! All 6 of the ...
10 June 25, 2014 1348

Panama City, Fl

» Chip: Any Sr. leagues in this area that play in the day?
0 June 24, 2014 224

6O+ TOURNAMENT

» LP: July 5th at North Beach -- Corpus Christi TX we are having a Clubs ...
      »Capt Kirk: LP, our team playing in your tournament is contingent on whether or ...
      »LP: It would have to be on sunday for the BBQ but its BYOB
2 June 24, 2014 321

Western worlds Roseville

» Longhorns: Just checking to see what 55 major plus teams are going to the ...
0 June 23, 2014 436

Recommendations for lodging in Hemet

» CanOcorn: Need some feedback on where to stay or not to stay. Saw the host ...
      »Duke: I have actually not stayed at any of these Hotels in Hemet. From what ...
      »stattad: I have stayed at the Quality Inn in Hemet probably four times now. I ...
      »Marv19: My Son-in-Law works at the Red Robin on Florida on Saturdays and ...
      »CanOcorn: Thanks guys. Very helpful info. Looks like we are trying to stay at ...
4 June 20, 2014 578

Throwing

» rightrj1: While playing in Reno this past weekend, I had the pleasure of ...
      »Omar Khayyam: rightrj1, a great question. I hope there is discussion. I never had a ...
      »Fred S: I agree totally. I never had and arm and couldn't hit. All the ...
      »TexasTransplant: I suspect that there is an element of truth in what you are saying. ...
      »rightrj1: Omar, TX, Fred you all are correct, most players don't practice ...
      »Omar Khayyam: rightrj1, only if we can reach the cut off man to relay and try to ...
      »Webbie25: Rightrj-great topic. For those of you that have not seen his arm-in ...
      »HJ: I can't get anyone on my league team to practice throwing. I have ...
      »garyheifner: A teammate and I work out at the same health club. One day a week, ...
      »rightrj1: Webbie, thanks for the kind words.....I guess we are all in ...
      »Webbie25: Rightrj-I just finished a 30 mile outside bicycle ride and will do ...
      »rightrj1: Webbie, That's great..Any type of Cardio where you're using your legs ...
      »Webbie25: RJ how long do you spin? Just curious. I have 2 different rides that ...
      »rightrj1: Webbie, I'm an instructor for 24 hour fitness...I've taught as many ...
      »Webbie25: Ok, you win-LOL, I know you are in great shape. My point was that ...
      »rightrj1: Webbie, we agree strong legs do help throwing....Most of the guys ...
      »Mario: Arm strength can be improved, just like hitting can be improved. All ...
      »Mulewhipper: Arm strength can be improved, but one shouldn't be throwing weighted ...
      »rightrj1: Mario, I'll have to disagree with "Arm strength can be improved, just ...
      »Mario: rightrj1 we agree to disagree. Being a coach and trainer over years I ...
      »stick8: Dale your right, prolonged practice of long toss can improve arm ...
      »rightrj1: I would think more like 2-3 mph with a lot of practice....5-8 mph ...
      »swing for the fences : I agree with RJ on this one... you can't teach an average arm into ...
      »Omar Khayyam: One of the sweet things about senior ball is that since we are all on ...
      »Webbie25: rightrj-I also have never lifted weights at all. I was taught when I ...
      »rightrj1: Webbie, I was a heavy weight lifter in our 20's & 30's, you know to ...
      »TexasTransplant: rightj, despite you're earlier contention, and my somewhat ...
      »garyheifner: One above said never throw a weighted ball. Our shortstop had arm ...
      »stick8: rightj I forgot to add scout after major league. A friend of mine is ...
      »Mulewhipper: Swing is correct...it just can't be done...we can all work hard and ...
29 June 19, 2014 2217

Worth legit

» AJC: I'm thinking of getting the Worth Legit. Does anyone know if there is ...
      »Bruster55: Hi,I do not think there is a difference.I have over 400 hits on my ...
      »AJC: Thanks Bruster. Is a 27 oz what you normally swing? 400 hits sounds ...
      »Ceres: Several years ago I heard that the Ultra II Balanced would not last. ...
      »AJC: Ceres, I think you got lucky to have one last that long. You're bat ...
      »Bruster55: AJC Yes 27 is what I have been using for a few years.
      »Bruster55: Also if you are not a power hitter you will not have any problems ...
      »DCPete: How does distance & sweet spot compare between: Legit, Reebok Barrage ...
      »PJ3P: I think the Legit is the best of the 3. The Legit is a fantastic bat ...
      »AJC: bluster, thanks again for the input. I just ordered the 2014 model. ...
      »Bruster55: Exactly. Let us know once you start hitting with it.You will here ...
      »Gonedeep43: Hey, anyone thinking of using the Legit is thinking right. I have ...
      »AJC: Bruster, I got got the bat Friday. We had a tourney in Nor Cal this ...
      »Paco13: I just got my 27 yesterday and I went out still with the wrapper on ...
      »Paco13: Mine is the 2015...pretty work.
      »Wildtimes: I used my 2015 Legit (27 oz) fresh out of the wrapper in the Temecula ...
      »AJC: WT, $186 is a great price for that bat. 5 he cheapest I found it was ...
      »Tri18: AJc, Thanks for checking in ....FYI I don't list everything but I do ...
      »Paco13: Very satisfied with this bat performance but the end cap came off in ...
      »AJC: Paco, should be an easy fix. I had the end cap come off a yellow M M ...
      »PJ3P: Paco, if the end cap is just the really thin part of the end cap..... ...
      »Paco13: Thanks guys. I looked at it and is the red cap of the end cap that ...
21 June 18, 2014 2712

Bat Bag

» Reggie44: Need a new Bat Bag. Any Advise. I'm leaning toward the Tanel Rage. ...
      »Tri18: Reggie, Good choice. Definitely a Top quality bag along with Mikens ...
1 June 17, 2014 381

Location of HRs

» garyheifner: When recently watching the USSSA M and A teams play, I saw well over ...
      »BruceinGa: Could it be that they were trying to keep the ball out of reach of ...
      »tg69: Why do you think major league fields are much deeper in center than ...
      »garyheifner: Good points-thoughts
      »rabiddog: Probably because they get greater arm extension going center.
4 June 17, 2014 1115

New Ford F-150 FX4

» surf88: I have a new 2014 F-150 FX4 that I have available. A very sweet ...
      »GSWP001: Ed, does it come with a bat rack?
      »taits: F ound O on R oad D ead F ix O r R epair D aily At ...
      »GSWP001: Taits, there is a 3rd saying but we cannot use it on Surf88. Not a ...
      »DaveDowell: First On Race Day
      »taits: Dave, Maybe, Maybe not, those cars are not daily drivers either. ...
      »surf88: My 05' diesel broke down on way to Reno. Runs great now. The one ...
      »Dbax: Traits, my 97 F150 has 300,000 miles on it and still going strong. ...
      »surf88: Dave, I was always used to a bigger/heavier truck and had been ...
8 June 17, 2014 681

R Broomes

» Lefty: Need to get in touch with R Broome out of Powder Springs Ga. My ...
      »BruceinGa: I should see Randy Tuesday evening. I'll tell him.
      »Lefty: Thanks Bruce
      »Lefty: I got a hold of the of the big guy Bruce. Thanks. See you in 2 ...
3 June 14, 2014 299
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