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"Timing & Power Slumps? Balance Rotation and BatHead Snap" Swing Makeover #31

» bogie: While we know the hips lead the swing, working the Hip Rotation a ...
      »BruceinGa: I'm sure it's another smash hit! I'll check it out. I hope to see ...
1 July 6, 2015 56

Spring Training in Vero Beach, FL March 27-29

» Tri18: I got a funny call yesterday. The player said he was awakened by a ...
      »hemi racer: We don't have 3 feet of snow, but it was 8 degrees this morning in ...
      »JT25: Alan is it possible to get or make a video of the Spring Training in ...
      »Tri18: JT, I will have a camera there but filming all the different events ...
      »JT25: Ok thanks Alan.
      »Tri18: You guys sick of shoveling snow yet? Lol make your plans and come on ...
      »Mario: Looking forward to it Alan!!!
      »hemi racer: The past several spring camps I have attended have been scheduled in ...
      »Mac33: Looking forward to some nice weather and some great softball.
      »Tri18: I think the weather is a bit more dependable down here in March and ...
      »Tri18: Ok so the first day of Senior Softball Spring Training is in the ...
      »bkb555: Just finished spring training with Alan and the guys and it was ...
      »Tri18: Brian, I have to tell you that I may have received more than you ...
      »DOERBAUM: Just sitting in my recliner contemplating the last three days at Alan ...
      »Gavin5: Well organized and very well run senior softball 3-day training camp. ...
      »hemi racer: I echo all the above remarks about the camp in spades!! What ...
      »DOERBAUM: Question for Alan Tanner. Are there going to be any pictures or ...
      »Beasley: Doerbaum, I was there on Saturday and took a bunch of pictures. ...
      »DOERBAUM: SOUNDS GREAT JOHN, THANKS DAVE DOERBAUM
      »Mario: Just wanted to say thanks to Alan for putting this together, Davey, ...
      »Zadijon: The Spring Training in Vero Beach by Team 1 Sports was among the best ...
      »Hondaf2003: I have to say the experience in Vero Beach this past weekend was a ...
      »hemi racer: Fall Camp? What a GREAT idea Alan! Do you have the dates yet? Wh ...
      »Tri18: Thanks for the kind words guys. My goal when I started planning was ...
      »MGoBlue: I'll chime in with some kudos as well. The camp was very well run and ...
      »Locoengineer: Returned to upstate NY yesterday what a long but worthwhile drive ...
      »Hondaf2003: Well today in Orlando I got the opportunity to get out on the field ...
      »Mac33: I finally have a chance to comment about the clinic that I attended ...
      »hemi racer: Alan, after attending your softball camp I realize softb ...
      »Beasley: I finally got my review of the Team 1 Sports Spring Training up. ...
      »Beasley: Someone said that you should always go back and check your work ...
      »Mac33: JOhn, Maybe it's me but where is the page you are talking about? Is ...
      »Beasley: Mac33, No, it's on a web site that I own. Please email me at ...
      »Mac33: Ok Thanks
      »Tri18: Johnny, You bring up a very good idea that I have been thinking ...
      »hemi racer: Too bad your not old enough to have a ten or twelve year old ...
      »Sparky.1: Sent you down some info on my step-son who is a pro Web Master and he ...
      »Jersey Nick: Alan: Thank you and your staff for hosting the best sports program I ...
      »Tri18: Nick, It was great to meet you and I am glad you got to make it down ...
      »Tri18: Guys and girls, After many calls, texts, and emails it seems like a ...
      »DOERBAUM: SOUNDS LIKE FUN ALAN. COUNT ME IN!
      »hemi racer: Morning Alan, in trying to find the most suitable date for your fall ...
      »Tri18: I am complaining a list now of dates to avoid to try and hone in on ...
      »Dbax: Alan, why are you complaining?
      »Tri18: Complaining? I'm not complaining one little bit. As I told our ...
      »hemi racer: Good catch Dbax. My brain didn't catch complaining, it saw complying ...
      »Dbax: Lol! I am a trained observer.
      »Tri18: Dbax, You are good at that. Darn that spell check! Hemi, lotsa rain ...
      »DieselDan: Easy AT! Spell check didn't find any words misspelled. Now, if the ...
      »hemi racer: Congratulations on another win Alan! You guys are pretty tough to ...
      »Tri18: Okay.... Due to popular demand.....it looks like the Team 1 Sports ...
      »hemi racer: That sounds great Alan. Are Bobby, Davey and the rest of the crew ...
      »Tri18: I will be bringing back as many of the original instructors as ...
      »DOERBAUM: HI ALAN, FIRST, CONGRATS ON THE WIN! SECOND, SAME PARK? OR DO YOU ...
      »Tri18: Doer, Video will be good. We will be at SOUTH County Regional Park ...
      »Macbri19: Alan, what will the cost be for the November program? Thanks Brian
      »Tri18: Brian , Cost is $250 Early registration now through August 15 th ...
56 July 6, 2015 2635

At what date are you eligible to play at the next years age? My birth date is May 9 ...

» xcoach: I play 55 Major now, when can I play 60s?
      »JBTexas : 1 November 2015, when winter tournaments start they use 2016 roster.
      »hemi racer: Pretty sure Pensacola in Oct. also starts 2016 rosters.
2 July 6, 2015 139

Waterproof Softball Shoes?

» ChiPrimeMarty: The outfield grass has been long & wet for early morning games. My ...
      »k man: Chi, not aware of waterproof shoes, the only way I combat the wet ...
      »ffdonnie: Wet grass? Kind of remember what that was like. Just move West, ...
      »Gloffer: It doesn't happen very often here in Arizona, but every now and then ...
      »J R: When I get new batting practice balls. I spray them and my shoes with ...
      »taits: If the shoes have holes in them (as for breathing) you won't pervent ...
      »taits: Prevent not the other.
      »taits: Might want to look at this as ...
      »tscs000: Check out Salomon Climashield Speedcross 3 trail running shoes.
      »STL0: Has anyone ever tried using waterproofing spray on turf shoes to see ...
      »the wood: I've been using 'Camp Dry' for many years... on both Boombah turf ...
      »STL0: Thanks for the info "Wood". I will check it out.
      »ChiPrimeMarty: Taits, I remember seeing that hydrophobic video when it came out. I ...
      »taits: Inreading up on many of these products I notices some (not all) have ...
      »the wood: Taits: A pair of Boombah turf shoes cost about $45 + shipping + a ...
      »taits: Wood, That's good advice on the socks. I used to do that in rainy ...
      »k man: Agree with wood and taits, along with my 2nd pair of shoes I always ...
      »Player: Just a suggestion. you may wish to look at soccer shoes. They're ...
17 July 5, 2015 722

Which Sports Do More Americans Participate In?

» Sparky.1: The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association has put out its list of ...
      »Fabe: Sparky, mahalo for sharing...high tech toys has ruined our active ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Sparky.1, thanks for the information. Extremely interesting. What ...
      »BruceinGa: I'm thinking those facts don't disclose everything. For instance, ...
      »Sparky.1: BruceinGa: Must be a "southern-thing" because I have never heard of ...
      »17Black: ^^^^ Ohio had both girls Fast and Slow-pitch softball going on until ...
      »TexasTransplant: Bruce, I saw Oklahoma high school girls slow pitch championship on ...
      »Sparky.1: The greatest era of Slow-pitch Softball players in history reflects ...
      »Nancy Allen: Not every girl can play fast pitch, and not every boy can play ...
      »Tim Millette: I walked away from the Concord ca league I had played in for 25 years ...
      »Nancy Allen: Tim, now shaved and altered bats are a whole different subject than ...
      »neck10: nancy did big arm close that gate??????????????????????????
      »Nancy Allen: Of course he didn't. He knew that the shortstop was going to throw ...
      »hombre: Because there are so many opinions as to the reason for the dec ...
      »Sparky.1: Hombre: I just cleaned it up........Here's your plagiarism ...
      »cyborg45: I would agree with Nancy and Hombre. It is a "boomer sport". In ...
15 July 2, 2015 735

knee replacement

» audie: has anyone out there had a partial knee re-placement. my doctor tells ...
      »gott2play: Alan, Go to the Search window just to the right of the Senior ...
      »garyheifner: don't know the details but sport talk radio 670 in Chicago about a ...
      »J R: It is Robotic partial knee replacement. Called Makoplasty. Google it. ...
      »doubleplay2: I've had one on each knee, right knee 12/12 and the left one 11/13. ...
      »Webbie25: Audie-I had the full replacement-it was not the best experience of my ...
      »Mr. Manassas: I have a partial and a total knee replacement. had them 6weeks apart ...
6 July 2, 2015 726

texas state championships

» mad dog: well again another just throw the tourney ...get our ...
      »Dancer: Did they get to finish out Sunday, I am curious because it rain at my ...
      »SSUSA Staff: No worries mad dog! ... All divisions are going to 3-day sessions ...
      »Dancer: Is the Texas State Championship even going to be in Houston area, ...
      »mad dog: dancer...don't know as i left saturday..I was just filling in for the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: You can certainly do a six-team tournament in one day, but not a ...
      »MurrayW: I agree fully with mad dog. If there are not many teams, why would ...
      »crusher: If SSUSA takes a local tournament and turn it into a 3 day 3 nite ...
      »J R: I played in the 70 + division.4 games in one day. We could not play ...
      »mad dog: staff it was 44 teams total for all the age brackets per your ...
      »Garocket: Guys why don't you ask SSUSA to do the brackets, All you are looking ...
      »The Screamer5: I can only speak for the 50's AAA bracket, but things seem to run ...
      »Wes: I can tell you after running some tournaments it does not make any ...
      »Dancer: Wes I can't blame you. If the complainers can do a better job, then ...
      »Dancer: That is why I never complained at an umpire. First it would do no ...
      »Mark 44: I have to Commend SSUSA for what a wonderful job they do running ...
15 July 2, 2015 920

Remember When...........

» Sparky.1: Saw this article in my old hometown newspaper, the Lansing State ...
      »cal50: Sparky, The young teams keep dropping in numbers. The SSUSA ...
      »TexasTransplant: I suspect it is just a matter of time until the decline flows through ...
      »Dancer: Texas Transplant I agree with you. I am part of the age before video ...
      »Sparky.1: We were so very fortunate to have been involved with the Great Game ...
      »mad dog: slow pitch has been declining for the last 10 years basically...once ...
      »cal50: It mostly to do with so many other sports available for kids. When I ...
      »stick8: Two words come to mind regarding this issue: Play Station
      »Dancer: Mad Dog, you think if they went back to aluminum bats would increase ...
      »Fred S: Another factor is we are raising a bunch of spoiled wimps who would ...
      »DOLFAN: @ Dancer, ah yes, I remember those days "Right Field is closed" and ...
      »Sparky.1: In the Mid-Michigan region as I would guess was the case for every ...
      »k man: Right field being closed seemed like a disadvantage at first but ...
      »mad dog: dancer...i think we have poisoned the well already....also the fake ...
      »DOLFAN: @ k man...great point about guys our age deciding to play golf over ...
      »Dancer: Dolfan, yes they just don't get it, I agree. Mad Dog, it is a ...
      »k man: Dolfan and Dancer, agreed, they just don't get it. Said it many a ...
      »garyheifner: When Bill Wertz was running the Chicago Black Hawks, he took them off ...
      »TexasTransplant: k man, one night before my wife and I got married (we've been married ...
      »k man: :)
      »Graphite: Great memories.Remember when you played barehanded with a true ...
      »Sparky.1: Give me an old Bombat and the Harwood Softball and use the "Rover" ...
      »Webbie25: Wow-great thread. I was raised in southern Michigan also-Wyandotte ...
      »Fred S: Sparky.1: Funny you should mention the Hardwood Softball. A friend ...
      »mad dog: webbie did the same thing with bats and such....also on the mod ...
      »Sparky.1: Fred S: The Harwood's at the time, were the "best" ball in town. If ...
      »Fred S: Thanks Sparky.1: I will try them in my WD and see what happens.
      »Sparky.1: Fred S: Any of those Harwoods in their original box? I'd be ...
      »taits: Any one remember the Legend 2 Centerfire balls? IMO they held up and ...
      »Fred S: Sparky.1: Yes. 5 of them plus one Wilson Professional Softball ...
      »taits: The Wilson 9130's were excellent balls also. Kinda like the Super ...
30 July 1, 2015 920

BIG LEAGUE DREAMS- WEST COVINA,CA.

» armiho211: Does the BLD in west covina still allow seniors players to gather ...
      »Punch: Yes. BLD West Covina is still offering free entry on Tuesdays for BP ...
      »armiho211: Punch, thanks for the info. i will shoot for thursday. any idea ...
      »Punch: Armiho211,they open at 0800, for the 0900hr. game on Thursdays. Check ...
      »armiho211: punch, thanks for everything, i will check with tom.
      »armiho211: Punch- appreciate your help on this. met with TOM this am. he ...
5 June 25, 2015 477

Major plus problem

» Mr. Manassas: I am totally frustrated as are all my teammates on Superiors 60 and ...
      »BruceinGa: Same problem here in the Southeast Billy. Our 60 major team will ...
      »Sparky.1: Mr. Manassas: I'd like to add my two cents worth but not on this ...
      »bucs15: Mr.Manassas I understand your frustration.We High St Bucs 55 major ...
      »rh25: My AAA team played your team in the first game at Glen Burnie SPA ...
      »B.J.: Why would you ask a question about a SPA Tour. on a SSUSA web ...
      »hombre: I believe Mr. Manassas asked his question on this board becaus ...
      »Tim Millette: My answer is... make it more enticing for major teams to move up ...
      »Paco13: Mr. Manassas stop crying. You put a superstar team on an area where ...
      »OZ40: My take is this: Senior ball players are like kids that are just ...
      »stick8: Tim that sounds good in theory but in order for that to succeed at ...
      »titanhd: Tim what Major team in any Major age group has won back to back in ...
      »Webbie25: Hey, Mr. Manassas-the perennial problem in major plus-too few teams, ...
      »Tim Millette: I never named/addressed teams. I talked about PLAYERS....its very ...
      »Benji4: Tim Really?????? The reason major plus is down because we live in ...
      »So Cal Z: There is nothing better than competing against the best teams at the ...
      »crusher: Those not willing to compete at the next level breakup and help build ...
      »Benji4: So Cal Z and Crusher I commend you. My point was if you or your ...
      »Nancy Allen: Benji4, I can tell that you are really upset, but I can guarantee you ...
      »Tim Millette: I guess it just comes down to... Me still not understand why ...
      »the wood: Tim, why don't you build a M+ team, win two straight years (in order ...
      »Tim Millette: Wood, Actually putting up would be winning it once and having our ...
      »Nancy Allen: Actually AA has many of the same participation problems as Major+. ...
      »Mark 44: I know that you aren't going to want to hear this, but here goes. ...
      »the wood: then win one big event and then break up. Don't equate winning with ...
      »Webbie25: Mark44-wait a sec-there was Superior, Hollis, God Squad, Rogue, Chain ...
      »Mark 44: I hate getting Old. Of course you are right. There was 9 teams, you ...
      »Webbie25: Darn Mark-I knew I missed one and can't believe it was them after we ...
      »tattooball: There is a lot of problems with softball and they will never fix them ...
      »the wood: Kevin, might I suggest you find an older map... perhaps pre-1776 will ...
      »Webbie25: Tattooball-Interestingly, unless I missed a state that is ...
      »Tri18: Tattoo, Never really thought about the size thing but yours is a ...
      »Fabe: Man can we complicate things...like a great game that should ...
      »paul0784: Webbie, how would you like to play in the Northeast where there are a ...
      »Hitman 34: Now don't say everyone, because there are so few teams we play you ...
      »Webbie25: Hi Paul-long time no see-hope you guys are doing well! My knee ...
      »Hitman 34: By the way, this past winter a questionnaire came out in SSUSA about ...
      »jrhunch: when i first started playing A travel ball there were over 35 A teams ...
      »Fabe: Here on Oahu we have a challenge playing against Seniors! Not enough ...
      »Tim Millette: Let's use last weekend in Vegas as an example of why you should not ...
      »Malo37: I was asked a simple question. What separates major plus players? My ...
      »jrhunch: fabe,i don't believe that most teams have a problem getting players,i ...
      »D-Ballgame: There is no comparison between Major & Major+ in the same age ...
      »STL0: D-Ballgame: You're spot on. At some point, hard work may not make you ...
      »Webbie25: I just reread this thread and nobody said just anyone can play M+. I ...
      »D-Ballgame: Yes, I may have missed the point on ANYONE can play Major+ softball ...
      »ChileHead: I manage a 55-AAA team that has played you guys a few times through ...
      »Fabe: Mahalo for your comments on resourses...I agree. It will be difficult ...
      »Mario: I believe that the only way to make it feasible for Major teams to ...
      »Mr. Manassas: I know that it is a difficult problem in Senior ball......I ...
      »Benji4: So i'll throw this out: This weekend in Hemet Team Rawlings who ...
      »stick8: Mario just for the record in USSSA Class D it's 2 hr's with an out ...
      »AZ29: Benji you hit the nail on the head. I could not agree more. The other ...
      »JDub: Benji, In the Grand Scheme of things, does it really matter ? ? ?
      »paul0784: Any time you add 5 Major+ players to a Major roster that team should ...
      »garyheifner: We had a similar but different situation last year. We were the only ...
      »So Cal Z: Unfortunately this happens every time we play in one of that ...
      »JDub: SoCalZ, I was just Ragging on Benji for being a Softball Ho! It ...
      »Tim Millette: Really....someone complaining about a not playing straight up in a ...
      »Benji4: Tim wasn't complaining only asking if picking up players and then ...
      »donll: Leave it to Tim to come to the aid of sandbaggers. You are the king ...
      »Benji4: donll. Well said . I totally agree. Instead of try to get better ...
      »Tim Millette: Sorry to let you two in on a little secret (ok, I really am NOT ...
      »Webbie25: I am always entertained and amazed at your posts, Tim, but this one ...
      »Tim Millette: Now let's get some facts straight... 1) you never read me complain ...
      »Webbie25: Like talking to a rock. Probably thinks cars kill people, not the ...
      »Webbie25: In the interest of accuracy, I went back and reread threads and I owe ...
      »Mango: Webbie. Great post and spot on in your assessment of the one-man ...
      »JDub: Shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, The Silence is Deafening ! ! !
      »Tim Millette: I don't understand any of the talk on our team... We never won an ...
      »Mango: Tim I’m a little confused. You didn’t cut anyone or add new players ...
      »Tim Millette: Mango, Taking your points one at a time 1) 30% different...our ...
      »Webbie25: 1. Why did you choose to move up to 55? You were leaving 2 friends ...
      »Webbie25: Mr. Manassas, we are frustrated also that we cannot play you, Hollis, ...
      »donll: If this were a heavy weight fight I could hear Howard Cosell “down ...
      »Tim Millette: Webbie I will take your points one by one 1) Our team moving to 55 ...
      »Nancy Allen: Benji4, I guess that you did not get my subtle hint last time and ...
      »Dbax: Zzzzzzzzzzzzzz
      »LeeLee50: Tim, doesn't lie or cheat, he just states his opinion and how he ...
      »Mulewhipper: Leon speaks the truth...WYSIWYG.
      »swing for the fences : Webbie, you are 100 percent wrong on Tim's team wanting to move to ...
      »Webbie25: Hi Swing. Thanks for setting me straight on that. It did seem like ...
      »swing for the fences : Webbie, although these results show your point, it is not indicative ...
      »Webbie25: Right, swing-and therein lies the dilemma-if you bump a team they ...
83 June 23, 2015 5769

Las Vegas BP

» S.A.Player: I will be visiting Las Vegas the week of June22nd and would like to ...
      »curveball: I know of no BP on Wed. or Thurs in the LV area that you could ...
      »Home Plate: I'll be in LV at that time also. Can you pick me up at the M Resort?
      »S.A.Player: Curveball, thanks for the information. Do you happen to know what ...
3 June 23, 2015 305

Lost Bat

» boston: I was at the Pinetop Tourney this past weekend and a teammate of mine ...
0 June 22, 2015 291

Best ball in Hot Weather

» softball4b: It is my understanding that the contract for the Stote ball ends at ...
      »softball4b: Alot of people looking and no one is responding. I don't want a "Hot" ...
      »Perl: Living in Florida we have both high temps and humidity. My personal ...
      »Fred S: IMO The Evil ball is one of the best. We have used them for years ...
      »Jawood: Response is I agree with you. Played in Lacey WA. this weekend in 85 ...
      »tattooball: I have a new ball that comes out today. It is 100% waterproof, the ...
      »hemi racer: Are you shipping new balls now Tatto?
      »tattooball: Yes they are.
      »hurdler52: Which ball is it?
      »tattooball: Tattoo NX3 one piece ball.
      »JamesLG: The Western Nationals in Sacramento would be a great place to use ...
      »sager25: Kevin, When will the 52/300 be available?
      »tattooball: Classic plus are available the ASA .52 will be here in a couple of ...
      »mad dog: kevin does jim have any of these balls.....sounds like ya got ...
      »D-Ballgame: I have noticed that the Trump Stote ball has changed in performance ...
      »Lefty: D-Ballgame I'm voting for the Baden Fireball too. They are just as ...
      »StevenL.Imlay: Time to kick the old dead horse on the balls. Sacramento the balls ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Sacramento was 105 one day and the Stote definitely did not hold up ...
      »Webbie25: Omar-Steve Imlay is a true slugger in every sense of the word. If he ...
      »PJ3P: You guys are all so funny talking about the Baden Fire like it really ...
      »Foothills: If the Baden is actually a 47 - 525 ,(i would like to see testing ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Webbie25, I know by his reputation that Steve Imlay is one of those ...
      »J R: SPA wants 295.00 a case delivered that's 6 dozen for the Baden Fire ...
      »D-Ballgame: J R: $3.25 or $4 a ball? You get 6 supplied balls......so $4.50 is ...
      »DOERBAUM: I know I have beat this dead horse question as well. May I preface ...
      »J R: That is. wholesale using tax free Id.buying cases for league play. ...
      »Doc48: The best softballs for all purposes and weather are: Dudley SY12 ...
26 June 20, 2015 1590

Pat Carey, High Street Bucs

» diehard: Pat Carey, Head of the High Street Bucs Softball Organization since ...
      »softballerK1: Northern Virginia Force has Pat in our thoughts and prayers. We hope ...
      »cw: Best wishes and speedy recovery to Pat from all of us on Tri-State ...
      »Pieman: Promotion Softball wish you the best Pat. I had the same procedure ...
      »Jose #12: From Bradford White 65's, we wish Pat a quick and full ...
      »diehard: Mike, I do remember you going through that but had no idea how ...
      »Mr. Manassas: Pat...I know I speak for everyone on Superior Softball that we wish ...
6 June 19, 2015 656

Snowbird rule

» cyborg45: I know this has been discussed before, but I can't seem to find the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The "snowbird" rule is in the Rulebook at §13.1(2) on page 61. ...
1 June 17, 2015 356

Smoky Mtn.

» Graphite: With respect to the tradition Of the Smoky Mtn. Classic, I must say ...
      »BruceinGa: Caswell Park in downtown Knoxville is probably the nicest (landscape ...
      »grayhitter59: Graphite you are 100% correct the Maryville fields where terrible and ...
      »Graphite: @Bruce..... You old people get to play at the nice parks!!
      »Sparky.1: Excellent viewpoint Grayhitter59. I have made the suggestion for the ...
      »Nancy Allen: Graphite, I have not been down there in years, but in my experience ...
      »Garocket: There are a few reasons you see older retired people doing Senior ...
      »BruceinGa: Grayhitter, I, too, inquired about that rule. A close play at first ...
      »Grimmie: Well I played in this tourney for last 3 years. Played Major-plus ...
      »BruceinGa: Thanks for your input Grimmie. As for me getting a job, no thanks!
      »Sparky.1: Back the truck up Grimmie........Although I am retired, I am a former ...
      »Nancy Allen: In our ASA clinics here, we are taught to treat the runner hitting ...
      »Sparky.1: Grimmie: And that is one of the 'big" problems with a vast ...
      »Nancy Allen: Sparky.1, I would rather that they blame me for losing, dropped ...
      »STL0: I played M+ at Sandy Springs as well and would agree with Grimmie. ...
      »BruceinGa: I will compliment the umpires on their judgment of the arc of the ...
      »stick8: Playing in the 50 major finals at Sandy Spring (we were moved to this ...
      »T.C.Sr.: One out runners on 1st & 2nd. Low line drive hit to third baseman who ...
      »grayhitter59: Nancy, I don't know if you have ever umpired a game that I have ...
      »Graphite: My officiating days started in 1968. A lot of baseball,football, and ...
      »Nancy Allen: Garyhitter59, not really judging, I am only commenting on what I read ...
      »stick8: T.C.Sr, only going by your description and not seeing the play I say ...
      »garyheifner: Graphite I feel your pain. We were in a qualifier a few years ago ...
      »Mango: Our experience at the Smoky was great! A good strong competitive ...
      »stick8: Mango, yes we were on the diamond next to you guys Sunday. We didn't ...
      »T.C.Sr.: Stick8, No the defensive team did not ask for help. Like I said ...
      »Nancy Allen: Garyhitter59, I have thought about this. I work with a very good ...
      »stick8: T.C.Sr, based on what you posted it sounds like the hpu may have made ...
      »T.C.Sr.: Thanks stick8. That's exactly how we felt the outcome should have ...
28 June 16, 2015 1690

Handicaping teams when playing out of age group

» JamesLG: Hi Folks: First off I want to say I have a lot of respect ...
      »SSUSA Staff: James ... I guess you COULD play "Exhibition" and play all of your ...
      »PoollShark: 60M plays against 55AAA even. No handicap should be given, your ...
      »JamesLG: Thanks for the quick response SSUSA. You answered my question. ...
      »SSUSA Staff: PoolShark ... In the context of James' initial question, teams ...
4 June 15, 2015 542

Camping Info Wanted

» iRITEi: I see several of my fellow Senior Softball players with campers and ...
      »mad dog: look for something under 35' for ease of use and gas mileage...class ...
      »iRITEi: Thanks for the reply mad dog. I was hoping a few more guys would ...
      »DieselDan: I do not own an RV, but have rented Class C's a few times. My ...
      »J R: I own a 33ft. ClasdA Fleetwood with 2 slides..I always stay at an Rv ...
4 June 15, 2015 451

home plate strike zone mat

» lumpy10: Most teams put their big, slow, or injured players in the Catchers ...
      »Clean Up: Didn't know it was that big of a problem.... Just get some spike ...
      »Fred S: When I catch I also use the actual plate as my anchor which doesn't ...
      »Home Plate: Cover home plate with super glue and place the mat on top of it. ...
      »hemi racer: Our league allows us to kick the mat aside and use the regular home ...
      »taits: The Mat is part of the home plate, you can touch either to make the ...
      »lumpy10: I guess I just miss the old days when I could plant some stupid ...
      »taits: No one should get hure because runner needs to stay away from the box ...
7 June 11, 2015 722

ladies tourney

» curty: @ Palmer,ma. july 25,2015. Age didvisions= 35+,40+,50+,55+,60+. $100/ ...
0 June 11, 2015 168
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