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National Ratings Review

» playball5: If a team goes up or down in the June National Ratings Review will ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Rating changes take effect immediately upon announcement ... In the ...
1 June 28, 2016 539

When the dust settled

» tugboat: The Roanoke tournament turned out as expected. Some of the real ...
      »mck71: Curious tugboat, did your team play or did you guys drop out? I also ...
1 June 28, 2016 327

Vegas and California......

» yankeesfan12: Can I play on a vegas 50AAA and a california 55AAA at the same time ...
      »DaveDowell: Yes, so long as you are otherwise eligible as to age and residency. ...
      »AZBillyD: Dave, please explain this. If he is 55 playing on a 50AAA team, isn't ...
      »titanhd: Your age doesn't change the rating level. 50 AAA has a higher rating. ...
      »SSUSA Staff: titanhd is correct ... A player's team rating history experience ...
      »AZBillyD: Okay. Thanks for the clarification. If I am 55 but playing 50 major ...
      »AZBillyD: Sorry, I got those ratings indexes swapped...
      »DaveDowell: Please call the office in Sacramento tomorrow (Tuesday) at (916) ...
      »yankeesfan12: ** I reside in california now...what does that do for me with my ...
      »SSUSA Staff: It does nothing in regards to your original question except (maybe) ...
9 June 27, 2016 722

why won't SSUSA show teams entered ?

» coop3636: SSUSA has better online features that the other associations, (IE ...
      »DaveDowell: coop ... We publish the teams entered Tab AFTER the entry deadline ...
      »coop3636: I will agree to disagree...lol Another example is: If a team is ...
      »Fabe: Howz it Dave! Can I contact U for a private concern? Aloha, Fabe
      »DaveDowell: Yes you may, Fabe. Am working in Austin this week, Returning to ...
      »Fabe: Would appreciate your contact info....Fabe
      »DaveDowell: Fabe ... Call me at the Sacramento Office on Tuesday at (916) ...
      »Rick35: coop is right...perfect example of a tourney in Quad Cities that ...
      »Fabe: Mahalo Bruddah Dave....Fabe
      »put me in coach: Northeast deadline the 24th still doesn't show teams either. what up ...
      »put me in coach: Northeast (Syracuse) showing teams now(50). that was quick! 9am -7pm ...
10 June 26, 2016 705

west coast athletic invite

» TD. Tom: Looking for more teams for this tournament aug. 6-7 at the rac in ...
      »TD. Tom: Sorry hope this link works--If not just click onto the recreational ...
      »TD. Tom: The links do not work so please email me at israelsontj@comcast.net ...
2 June 26, 2016 215

Pay to play a quality tournament

» tall_thunder: I just heard that I am driving all the way from Tucson to Flagstaff ...
      »Garocket: Just you I guess. So each player has to pay $90.00 on Sunday or is ...
      »boston: It appears this tourney is a non-qualifier. This is the reason I ...
      »E6 in AZ: Randy, I am with you a 100 percent. You can look at my past posts ...
      »Joncon: You could start organizing tournaments yourself. All it takes is a ...
      »tall_thunder: Hey Joncon, I asked for opinions, not a Jackass response!
      »Benji4: Rick Seifman the director is the only reason nobody should play ...
      »Dbax: Keith, stop beating around the bush and tell us how you really feel. ...
      »Benji4: Thanks DC. Just feel people's pain for crap rick does. USSSA is going ...
      »Joncon: """Hey Joncon, I asked for opinions, not a Jackass ...
      »AZ sfbl: Benji4 I totally agree with you & I know many others that also have ...
      »joel 1975: USSA is a great organization they rule young man's ball,just bought ...
      »neck10: joel you left a s out it's usssa & it's mike dembicki & tony ...
      »neck10: or at least that's the way it was back when I used to play down there ...
      »Sparky.1: Amen to that......Would be nice especially at Canton but I heard that ...
      »E6 in AZ: Thought I would throw this discussion around the board one more time. ...
      »Dbax: Wow! Sounds like he's losing it.
      »Joncon: So, you "heard" that Rick called and said he would "throw the club ...
      »E6 in AZ: Jonjon, Thank you for hitting this post so it could take another ...
      »Joncon: Hey, I do what I can to liven this place up :)
      »Benji4: I spoke to the USSSA senior director in Arizona and we will be ...
      »Joncon: I think that's great! Instead of whining, you are actually taking ...
      »nickname36: It's amazing you guys still keep playing and keep bitching. What is ...
      »crusher: nickname36, it is not bitching. Us old guys (U B 40 or so??) have ...
      »KP&R: Bullhead City runs two great Senior Tournaments per year. They are ...
      »E6 in AZ: Wait for it.....wait....Mr. Conelly ? ......
      »nickname36: You have to call joncon, MR. CONELLY He's so old he farts ...
      »Joncon: Come on!! At least spell my name right. And, what are we ...
27 June 24, 2016 2355

Throwing Help

» HJ: Some of our plus 70 players suddenly have lost the ability to throw ...
      »DieselDan: After a minor tricep injury, the sports injury folks gave me six band ...
      »DieselDan: Another exercise is to actually warm up before you play. Throwing to ...
      »crusher: HJ - one season a few years ago my shoulder started hurting when ...
      »k man: On a side note, there are some guys in our league who throw the ...
      »titanhd: Try this.Helped me. The player in the video routinely throws runner ...
      »Joncon: Great link!! I found it easier to count the reps instead of the ...
6 June 24, 2016 976

Team pics and action shots of Rock 'N Reno

» Jack: I'm working to get all the games on the web site. If you saw me on ...
      »Benji4: Jack great job on the pictures.
      »Phoenix26: Lot of great action shots by Jack.
      »Jack: I just uploaded the "2016 Rock 'N Reno - Best of the Best, below is ...
3 June 23, 2016 490

Who is playing in Auburn on July 8Th?

» coop3636: TN Connection 55 will be there.
      »Senior Moments: Senior Moments 70 will be playing.
      »Country13: GAS Softball 60aaa.
2 June 23, 2016 235

Reminder

» Goater: Don't spend all your money on softball bats, booze and women ... save ...
      »cyborg45: Funny post!
1 June 21, 2016 472

Awards

» balllover: Just curious...how do other teams figure out MVP/all tournament ...
      »coop3636: We usually give all tournament selection based on batting ...
      »balllover: First of all I hope your 1st baseman makes a full recovery. Now back ...
      »coop3636: He will be fine, he has to wait until he gets the stitches out before ...
      »BruceinGa: Brett, who was hit in the mouth?
      »coop3636: Louis Price
      »BruceAZ: We Vote, I'll send out tournament stats Sunday night, give the guys a ...
      »balllover: Glad to hear that your first base warrior will make a full ...
      »deep14: Subject of "AWARDS"!!! When paying $535 to $795 per tournament,Don't ...
      »Matt43: Speaking of awards, can anyone explain the reasoning behind giving no ...
      »DaveDowell: ballover ... Just to "pick some nits" here, but in your golf example, ...
      »curveball: Matt43, MVP getting ZERO points towards the HOF for a best overall ...
      »SSUSA Staff: curveball ... We don't disagree with your opinion, but the National ...
      »jah#4: I seat on the board for the Hall Of Fame Selection committee The MVP ...
      »softball4b: Since the merge of LVSSA and SSUSA. The tournament normally hosted by ...
      »16wood: The following info was taken from the SSHOF web site, nomination ...
      »DaveDowell: 16wood ... The point I think he was attempting to make (and I concur) ...
      »16wood: Dave, you are correct... the point wasn't clear to me... my ...
      »BruceinGa: Good post Wood! I agree.
      »Webbie25: I have never seen this before. Do I read right that you get a point ...
      »DaveDowell: Webbie ... You read it correct as to Major+ and Major ... It also ...
      »16wood: 'do I read right that you get a point just for playing either Major ...
      »curveball: Jah#4, not sure I understand your message. As per BW (who is a ...
      »BruceinGa: What I have been told in the past, ;), is that player would receive 4 ...
      »16wood: Rob, as you know, the SSUSA/LVSSA Masters WC in LV provides an MVP ...
      »jah#4: curveball MVP'S are treated like a all world or all american in ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Just for clarification: LVSSA/SSUSA gave out an MVP medallion to each ...
      »curveball: Thanks Woody and Don. I have missed something and shall go back and ...
      »16wood: Rob, for the purposes of your question, you have to forget the SSUSA ...
      »curveball: Woody, I keep reading what you guys are saying, "conclude he has 8 ...
      »Brock: I've read all of the comments and hopefully, did not miss someone ...
      »DaveDowell: Brock, it must not have been all that overwhelming to gather the data ...
      »Brock: Dave, I was only trying to help by suggesting how SS USA can help. My ...
      »DaveDowell: I'm good with that, Brock, despite the incorrect inference that we ...
      »Brock: Dave, I'm good with what you're saying also but you at least hinted ...
34 June 21, 2016 1996

Swing Makeover #41 6 Rules of a Powerful Bathead Snap

» bogie: Bret outlines 6 Rules of developing a powerful bathead oversnap. ...
0 June 21, 2016 347

HAPPY FATHERS DAY

» boston: Just want to send a HAPPY FATHERS DAY shout out to all my senior ...
      »wdodge22: Thank you. Same to you as well.
1 June 19, 2016 129

Life Saving Technique-

» Capt Kirk: Barry Heaton, Dallas Spurs 60's, sent this email on how to survive a ...
      »Dbax: While this post is well intended, the original email is a hoax and ...
1 June 19, 2016 374

NFL star's dad develops BIG Power..Ron McCoy..Swing Makeover #40

» bogie: 3 before and after lessons, incl. LeSean McCoys dad Ron. Swin ...
      »cyborg45: I sure wish that was possible to put a hot link to these videos. The ...
      »rlspls1974: Just need to copy and paste the line he posts and google will do the ...
      »bogie: If you know how to put a hot link on the board..please let me ...
      »baseballbill: I do not see #40 Swing Makeover Website ?????
4 June 16, 2016 549

My son Tim

» Tri18: Hello Guys, I consider many of you family and wanted to reach out to ...
      »hector: Prayers for your family Alan.
      »Hammer22: My thoughts and prayers are with Tim, his 2 children and your family, ...
      »red 15: My heart and prayers go out to you and your family Alan. If there is ...
      »Benji4: Thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family Alan.
      »swing for the fences : So sorry to hear Allen, RIP Tim.
      »GERARD: Alan & family, All of us are deeply sorry to hear the lose of your ...
      »B94: Alan on behalf of my family and my Homer Lovers team mates we send ...
      »Perl: Will be praying for your family. So sorry fo hear about your loss.
      »BH21: Alan, I don't know you but you and your family are in my prayers - ...
      »Fred S: Will say a special pray this Sunday. Having 6 of my own I can't even ...
      »southernson: Alan, So sorry for your loss, The Florida Classics extend their ...
      »Silk11: Alan, my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family!
      »Storm20: Alan.. My heartfelt blessings. Tim and your family will be in ...
      »greek1225: Alan, So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers got out to ...
      »Elecio: Alan, We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts and ...
      »stick8: Alan, I am so sorry to learn of your sons passing. It has to be one ...
      »Eurskine: Alan.... I am truly sorry about your Loss...I was in Maryville ...
      »silk14: Alan, My thoughts and prayers are with you and family! Smooth ...
      »bkb555: I have had the pleasure of meeting Alan personally and know he is a ...
      »cyborg45: Alan, prayers for you and your family.
      »Mannjo: TR 18 ,you don't know me but my heart goes out to you in your loss. I ...
      »Sweet P: Alan, My condolences to you and the Tanner family. Its very hard ...
      »SGM: Alan, our thoughts and prayers are sent your way. We are so sorry ...
      »Bruster55: Alan, Sorry for your loss. Jeff Armbruster AZ Old School 50's
      »Fabe: Well my Braddah my prayers n thoughts are with U n your family...our ...
      »AJC: Alan, I'm sorry to hear about your loss. My condolences to you and ...
      »Webbie25: Alan, my wife and I send our heartfelt prayers for your family.
      »hemi racer: Morning Alan, over the past several years of doing business and being ...
      »oroblec: Oh Woww !!!! alan i'm so sorry to read that kind of information i ...
      »miken44: Alan and family sorry for your loss and our deepest condolences ...
      »curveball: Alan and family, I was devastated to learn of Tim's passing and have ...
      »Duke: Sorry to hear this. I will be praying for you and your ...
      »samg: Alan and family we send our condolences from Ohio to your family. We ...
      »Wayne 37: So sorry to hear of your loss, Alan. May peace be with you in all ...
      »Tri18: Dear friends, Thank you so much for your replies here, calls, texts, ...
      »RV22: Alan, so sad to hear about your son. My family's prayers are with you ...
36 June 16, 2016 1261

which do your prefer on a 5 game guarantee?

» coop3636: SSUSA has a 5 game guarantee for most tournaments. It is either a 3 ...
      »neck10: I like it the other way you can play the guy;s that don't get to play ...
      »Fred S: Agree with neck10. 3 games allows you to play your subs more that ...
      »hemi racer: Yep, three pool games, then dbl. elimination. At our age it gives ...
      »E6 in AZ: Hey dude that oversees the Phoenix tourneys, To play five (5) games ...
      »Lefty: I like 5. That way I know I will play 3 games.
      »Enviro-Vac: Prefer 3 game RR and double KO for the same reason as stated by hemi ...
      »Don5: when SSUSA started that practice several years ago, it allowed the ...
      »Gavin5: Traditional 3 pool,then double elim preferred. But if the DE w/3 game ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Seems like it's time to recycle this one again, for the sixth time - ...
      »Dbax: Got to agree with that.
      »Jawood: Would like to see the RR games mean more than seeding because you can ...
      »Country13: Why not keep it simple 4 game guarantee with 2 pool then dbl ...
      »coop3636: To SSUSA staff.. here is your quote: "There are three principal ...
      »SSUSA Staff: coop3636 ... The 2RR/3GG format for a 5-game guarantee is not a rule, ...
      »VOODOOSPORTS: I would take either one over what we play in Flagstaff this weekend ...
      »coop3636: I would NEVER play in a senior tournament that was single ...
      »Dbax: Voodoo, that's what you get in Flagstaff with that director. He does ...
      »E6 in AZ: To those who need clarification, DBax is talking about the same ...
      »Ho: How about a six game round robin guaranreed six gmaes against six ...
      »joel 1975: be nice but can you find a six team bracket in anything but AA & AAA ...
      »DaveDowell: Reno this week: 60-Major (9), 65-Major (10), 50-Major (10), 55-Major+ ...
      »TimMcElroy: coop3636- I am the person that wrote the schedules for the ISA / ...
      »VOODOOSPORTS: Coop This is the schedule for this up coming weekend. No we did ...
      »Ho: Joel We have SIX 80's, a six and a seven team 75 division, a 4 team ...
      »VOODOOSPORTS: Please note I am in no way complaining about our format. I am very ...
      »SKings24: I feel the Pool Play games should have some meaning and the higher ...
      »coop3636: Tim, I appreciate the work that goes into running a tournament ...
      »nickname36: I don't know what your winning about, the flagstaff(seifman) ...
      »nickname36: Hey Dbax, you can put on a senior softball tournament if you like and ...
      »Dbax: Lighten up Nickname. (anonymous by the way). For your info, he did ...
      »garyheifner: I am all in with you COOP3636 Would rather play games with real ...
      »nickname36: Dbax, thats "nickname36" not "nickname" and its "MR. NICKNAME36" to ...
      »Dbax: Glad you found someone to type the last message for you! It's almost ...
      »Wayne 37: Thanks for the info, Mr. numbnuts36....LOL LOL
34 June 15, 2016 1558

Re Rating

» Pitcher22: After a team has applied or requested to be re rated and filled the ...
      »Duke: It could take several weeks to get an answer. Maybe a month. Depends ...
      »SSUSA Staff: The target completion date for the National Ratings Committee June, ...
2 June 15, 2016 450

Where are all the 40 and over teams?

» Baller8: 40 this year looking for strong 40 and over team
      »Baller8: Live in NC willing to travel been playing every year since 98'
1 June 13, 2016 130

Hope this doesnt get taken down. Please give your opinions.

» coop3636: Please give your opinions I have to give props to ISSA. They ...
      »coop3636: I do want to add that SSUSA is the only association that has a ...
      »BruceinGa: SPA had a message board at one time but it wasn't maintained. Their ...
      »SSUSA Staff: No worries Coop3636 ... We'll leave this up so long as the commentary ...
      »coop3636: Thanks SSUSA I know running an association this big is a BIG ...
4 June 13, 2016 572
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