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SCSSA 7th Annual "Toys for Kids" Tournament 12/2 12/3

» Marv19: SCSSA is pleased to announce the seventh annual Toys for Kids benefit ...
0 Oct. 27, 2017 287

40's winter worlds in Phoenix.... whose going???

» LM21: Whose going to winter worlds in Phoenix. Last year only 3 teams so ...
      »LM21: ?????
      »SSUSA Staff: Our Winter World's 2016 records indicate there were 209 total teams, ...
      »HAT MAN: LM21 My guess is you are either talking about major plus or aaa ...
      »shellphone55: hi we just entered our team, wondering how many more AAA teams there ...
      »Ozone8: Any idea when Tentative Field Assignments might be available?
      »SSUSA Staff: Ozone8 ... Sometime shortly after the entry deadline of 10/24/2017 ...
      »Ozone8: Thank you!
      »LM21: Yes we play AAA and we only had 3 teams.
      »SS11: How many 40 major plus teams will be going?
      »shellphone55: LM21 our team has never been to Phoenix, maybe there will be more ...
      »LM21: Well today is the due day to sign up and still haven't heard much. ...
      »HAT MAN: LM21 here is a different way to look at it. Any new teams starting ...
      »LM21: we're in so there is 1 team. LOL
13 Oct. 25, 2017 837

I am confused re: the rating system.!!!!!!!!!!!!

» garyheifner: Just noticed that the Bostonians and Windsor Chiefs who finished 1st ...
      »Duke: garyheifer, Well, it is possible that they both had a very poor rest ...
      »Duke: Although Bostonian is rated AAA now, Bostonian did win a TOC berth ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Gary ... In the interest of a bit more factual disclosure ... As Andy ...
      »Lee Lee: Somebody has to keep you in check Dave.
      »neck10: I think you need more thing's to do to keep you busy!!!!!!!!!!! LOL
      »DaveDowell: I'm busy, Rickey ... Close the gate on your way out ... [grins]
6 Oct. 25, 2017 1027

40 tourneys

» BubbleHead96: So I'm looking for tourneys to play but I'm not finding anything ...
      »TimMcElroy: 2018 schedules will be posted soon. You can expect to see new 40s ...
1 Oct. 20, 2017 233

Teams for Winter Nationals-Florida

» titanhd: When will team list for WN be available? Please
      »k man: Teams were posted this a.m.
1 Oct. 19, 2017 303

Tentative Winter World Fields?

» curveball: Winter Nationals posted July 21. No posting on tentative fields for ...
0 Oct. 19, 2017 237

Winter Worlds Tune Up Tournament Fountain Hills, Az.

» Cowboy19: The City of Fountain Hills is hosting a Senior Softball Tounament ...
      »HAT MAN: When do the 40s start?
      »Cowboy19: HAT MAN. A little out of touch with the 40's group. If your team is ...
      »HAT MAN: Thanks cowboy but we will pass. I have a hard enough time getting my ...
      »Cowboy19: We are still looking for teams in all senior softball age groups. ...
      »Cowboy19: We have 4 openings left in the 50's thru 60's. Need 65 plus teams ...
5 Oct. 18, 2017 659

World Series shirts

» 64stones: Can anyone advise contact info on who or how to obtain World Series ...
      »Rick35: Same here..following this.
      »SSUSA Staff: World Masters Championships 2017 merchandise is presented by ...
      »tc4whlr: I texted her and she said she will not to be set up to take on-line ...
      »Rick35: Any updates on this???
4 Oct. 17, 2017 685

40s Tournament of Champions

» TimMcElroy: This year's list of qualified teams is more diverse than normal. ...
      »BK28: Tim - is there a complete list posted of all teams that have ...
      »TimMcElroy: I had some free time and compiled my own list for the 40s. STAFF ...
      »mck71: There in a link at the top of the tourney list on the TOURNAMENTS ...
3 Oct. 13, 2017 518

SSUSA's 2018 SEASON TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE • TENTATIVE Release Timeline

» SSUSA Staff: The SSUSA 2018 Season Tournament Schedule anticipated release date is ...
0 Oct. 13, 2017 2095

40s Results

» MANRAM: Any update on the 40's this weekend???
      »DaveDowell: We'll wait until the tournament ends before we post ... Men's ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Final Results for Session #4 are posted and available from the event ...
      »BubbleHead96: All i see is top 4.. An i missing the rest?
      »Chief144: Bubble - read above "Final Results #1 - 4 in each division" will be ...
4 Oct. 9, 2017 756

can anyone tell me the results of vegas 50 aaa

» johnny23: results are not up - can anyone tell me what happened in 50 aaa
      »TimMcElroy: 1. Roadbouse Blues 2. Straight Gas 3. Top Gun 50s 4. Team ...
      »mck71: Top Results for the first 3 sessions are up on Tournaments page, ...
      »raiderman66: We ended up winning the Triple Crown this year. Our appreciation to ...
      »johnny23: great job - raiderman66
4 Oct. 6, 2017 687

Any results yet for the 50 major?

» Bballer3: Does anybody have any results from the 50 major?
      »Bruster55: WestCoast Water 3rd ,Wood Law & Nor Cal Thunderstruck was playing for ...
      »Longhorns: Thunderstruck went undefeated. Great job thunderstruck.
      »John Basilone: Elmwood Sports from RI lost to Thunderstruck in the finals!!
      »swing for the fences : 7 major plus 55 and two Major plus 40s will dominate the major ...
      »Q19: Hey Rich!, Care to elaborate on what you just wrote? So what are ...
      »michael697: You got that right Richie...thunderstruck got rerated twice in 4 ...
      »Mr. Nick: Richie and Michael697, I could not have said it better. Very ...
      »monam33: As a player on Elmwood Sports out of Rhode Island, I would certainly ...
      »Mr. Nick: monam33, it is true. Right before the Nor Cal Championship, ...
      »mck71: Guys, I wasn't there but the rules based on Rating Index are pretty ...
      »SKings24: I know the guys well from Thunderstruck. One plays 55 Major Plus ...
      »monam33: This is getting interesting..... Would love more input from anyone ...
      »monam33: We were also told West Coast Water was illegal.....
      »michael697: Monam33....it's 100% true I guarantee it.
      »Kyphogt: I also played for Elmwood Sports this past weekend. I certainly hope ...
      »swing for the fences : what I know for sure, is 6 guys I played in 55s last year won it with ...
      »swing for the fences : Guess Tim Millete got even for the Cornerstone Championship! LOL ...
      »Bman63: I understand that Thunderstruck got bumped to Major Plus after ...
      »Gonedeep43: Interesting how none of the directors are chiming in?
      »SKings24: Dave i know its a tough job as I am a director and have to answer why ...
      »DaveDowell: Gonedeep43 ... None of the Directors should/will be "chiming in" on ...
      »monam33: Hmmmmm...... This is discouraging.
      »Bballer3: So what will be the outcome?..... Lots of "fishy" moves here that ...
      »Webbie25: Guys, I see you all are new on this board. Those of us that have been ...
      »Benji4: Thank you Webbie for educating some. But we all know it's far ...
      »monam33: I'll be honest. We had no clue about any of this, other than someone ...
      »swing for the fences : Benji, webbie I don't hide behind keyboard.. I know everyone on that ...
      »SKings24: I'm not hiding either, I am Brian Gregoire and I did send an email to ...
      »r4pitch: monam33 The east coast teams always fighting a uphill ...
      »Bman63: Nor am I hiding behind my keyboard. My name is Brian LaSalle and live ...
      »Webbie25: Hey Rich-I have met you and know who you are. I was not accusing ...
      »swing for the fences : I talk to you on the phone when you where with the infamous Einstein! ...
      »NYTX: All of this is unfortunate to hear - one idea I had recently is to ...
      »monam33: Maybe we should test the process......anyone care to outline the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: monam33 ... It's a simple procedural process ... • Submit ...
      »Benji4: POSTED BY TIM MILLETTE on another message board. Maybe this helps ...
      »SKings24: So 60% of the roster is Major Plus, this is like playing in the USSSA ...
      »monam33: Thank you all for opening our eyes to this. Keep the info coming, ...
      »swing for the fences : benji, that list is correct...Tim might of fluffed it with all these ...
      »SKings24: Billy did play Major Plus last year in the 40's so that carries over. ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Not knowing anything officially about the specific former 40-Major+ ...
      »Hillbilly9: Good to see the CA teams did well, congrats SSUSA you got what you ...
      »TAT22: This certainly opens another giant door for teams that want to play ...
      »monam33: Sad display of west coast sportsmanship.....from grown men to ...
      »Bman63: Tim Millette, on the other "big boy" message board, also said the ...
      »michael697: I said it before and I'll say it again the directors have ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Elbert Certeza was a member of the 2016 Layer Cake Wines/Dudley/Elite ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Hillbilly9 ... A bit of cursory research from the event tournament ...
      »Lee Lee: Ok Elbert couldn't have played in 50's in 2016 because he wasn't 50. ...
      »Benji4: So Here is what I take from this entire thread: If you believe ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Lee Lee ... Yes, his rating index would be equivalent to 50-Major+ ...
      »Lee Lee: Benji4 the system has flaws and they just need to review and make ...
      »Lee Lee: Thanks Dave.
      »SSUSA Staff: Lee Lee ... Quick clarification ... Based on the emails you referred ...
      »SKings24: SSUSA staff how many Major Plus players are allowed on a Major team?
      »KC_Baron: SKings24, unless the rules have changed in the last several years, it ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SKings24 ... Three ... See Rulebook section [emphasis added] ...
      »Bman63: SSUSA Staff and/or info@seniorsoftball.com you have mail.
      »SKings24: SSUSA staff then here is my question now that it is established as ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SKings ... The number is still three, subtracting the three you ...
      »Hillbilly9: I guess Im not the only one that feels the same way with all of the ...
      »SKings24: SSUSA - Respectfully how does a two year mandatory Major Plus rank ...
      »r4pitch: The big ? of the day. How did they get moved back down after one ...
      »Bman63: r4pitch I agree. I sent an email this morning and I am awaiting ...
      »LCF16: SSUSA - As members/players of SSUSA, I feel you should answer r4pitch ...
      »jimperry19: But in the post above, that was contributed to Tim Millette on ...
      »LCF16: SSUSA - Can you also clarify Rule 4.2(7)- Major Plus Player ...
      »monam33: All viable questions that need to be addressed. We will be ...
      »softball4b: I can't speak to why a team was rerated, but 55M+ player carries the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SKings24 ... That's a common misconception by many on the player's ...
      »swing for the fences : SSUSA with that rational... Tim Middelete would of carried a 50 major ...
      »swing for the fences : one question I would have what constitutes a returning team. This ...
      »softball4b: SFTF-I believe this is the answer to your question. 55M+ team could ...
      »swing for the fences : So next Thunderstruck gets bumped to 50 plus but they decide to leave ...
      »swing for the fences : from everything said in this thread there were 5 rated 50 plus ...
      »Mulewhipper: So...in this scenario, let's say my 50 Major plus team moves up to 55 ...
      »swing for the fences : let's age up Ron. ;-)
      »monam33: .....and the web continues to grow.....and grow.....and grow into a ...
      »michael697: Hell ya Richie we should all do it....LOL All of this is funny as ...
      »TAT22: This scenario is the PERFECT EXAMPLE of why we should get rid of the ...
      »MN26: They have $450,000 reasons to just keep running it like it is. The ...
      »DaveDowell: Yep MN 26, I love it when someone plays the "..it's all about the ...
      »softball4b: Apples, Oranges, Tangerines, and plums. Definition of a team - 6 ...
      »SKings24: Dave, here lies the problem if you are Major Plus you are that for a ...
      »DaveDowell: SKings24 ... I don't necessarily disagree with your above post ...
      »Bballer3: I hope everything gets sorted out and someone can come up with a muc ...
      »NCS13: I have to say this whole thread is a joke, what with all the ...
      »DaveDowell: ** THREAD CLOSED ** Excessive pitch count (88) ... Please feel free ...
88 Oct. 5, 2017 4951

Schedule for 40's World

» Still Got Wheels: Why is it taken so long to get this schedule posted. Seems like all ...
      »the car: 40s is 2 weeks out
      »HAT MAN: on average the world schedules get released 7 to 10 business days in ...
      »Still Got Wheels: So that two weeks and 7 to 10 days isn't accurate either. Still no ...
      »mck71: I know you don't want to hear that but as Hat Man alluded to, you ...
      »LM21: Just sucks cause You try and find a hotel close to your field then ...
      »HAT MAN: Im willing to bet a jar of adult juice that you will wake up to the ...
      »JBTexas : Still got wheels, 65's didn't get our bracket till 7 days prior so ...
      »moosedrool24: Jameson on the rocks Hat man.
      »Still Got Wheels: Crown royal reserve Neat
      »HAT MAN: We got our game times but hit me up I Will get you a bottle of shine
      »BIZ: HAT MAN, how did you get your game times? I don't see anything posted ...
      »Still Got Wheels: Sunday morning ! Stilll Nothing posted! Oh well
      »BubbleHead96: I thought major plus was at desert breeze.. Why did it change
      »shortstopchic10: Be happy to be at Arroyo... Women's 40s was supposed to be there and ...
      »LM21: Arroyo is a nice park. Like I said pretty normal to be changed from ...
      »BubbleHead96: We're at Sunrise they have us split in 2 locations
      »DaveDowell: Bubbles and chic ... I'll do this once and hopefully everyone else is ...
      »BubbleHead96: Not mad just trying to understand the change thanks for the info see ...
      »DaveDowell: No problem ... I didn't sense anything other than (legitimate) ...
      »HAT MAN: I for one am much happier major was switched. Bld has short fences ...
      »papa t: Vinny...I knew you had skills...I just didn't know that math was one ...
      »DaveDowell: But Vinny, you forgot the importance of the "power-X" variable ... ...
22 Oct. 4, 2017 1038

Tune up for Phoenix - SCSSA one day tournament OCT 14th

» Marv19: SCSSA is hosting a one day tournament OCT 14 in Hemet. Deadline for ...
      »Marv19: We Have moved this date... When I sat down to request dates for ...
1 Oct. 4, 2017 287

Bad experience for a Class Tournament - Worlds

» BruceAZ: I don’t post a lot and I don’t complain but I have to this time. We ...
      »marcster13: What's the big deal? There wasn't a play and he was excited. No harm ...
      »mitch1414: The rules are the rules and if that was the case, then the runner ...
      »Crusher23: Just out of curiosity, what is the rule number that states that one ...
      »HAT MAN: 8.6 states sliding is only allowed to avoid collision at 1st or ...
      »marcster13: I get it's a rule but there was not even a play at the plate. I would ...
      »HAT MAN: not me man sorry. My team has experienced being called out of the box ...
      »bond_171513: The home plate umpire should have been looking at nothing else but ...
      »mitch1414: Well, a true sportsman wants to win the right way. Complaining about ...
      »BCA80: The day I want this to be an out is the day I quit playing softball. ...
      »just a player: An interesting argument. I see both sides but would agree that if I ...
      »Bill B: In this situation the umpire was unprofessional. No matter what, the ...
      »DCPete: The irony here is that everyone gets excited & expects an Out to be ...
      »doker: sorry bill b but in your last scenario the run would score ...
      »doker: Also the situation we are discussing shud have been an out...as a ...
      »gott2play: Gentlemen, Why the differing opinions? It's pretty clear cut ...
      »Dbax: Well said Tony.
      »mitch1414: Everyone needs to understand that opinions will differ. So, there is ...
      »STL0: We had this happen a few years back in Vegas and it almost cost us ...
      »BruceAZ: Marcster, it is a big deal, should we play by some of the rules only ...
      »coop3636: The main thing here is to have TWO umpires on all games in the ...
      »Bill B: Doker, Sorry but you are wrong. If the run scores and then you ...
      »mad dog: i have won games by rule watching......if he slid he is out don't ...
      »Bill B: Does it say anywhere in the rule book that an umpire has the right to ...
      »Bill B: Doker, I agree
      »mad dog: crap hit the wrong button.... DOKER on that second one there would ...
      »curty: If game was protested immediately, no one should have left the ...
      »HAT MAN: I think the title should say bad ending for my team. I would hope ...
      »surf88: In my first SSUSA Worlds held in Phoenix (99'), I was on 2nd base and ...
      »craig11909: Hate to add fuel to the fire, but the team that had the guy ...
      »bkb555: runner is OUT...no different than touching home plate instead of ...
      »OmahaChuck: Wouldn't it have been awesome if the runner, or manager of the team ...
      »softball4b: As competitive as I am I empathize with BruceAZ. In reality, ...
      »17Black: Similar (kind of) situation happened to us in a Positive way at the ...
      »gott2play: Mike (softball4b), (As you are want to say) Dadgummit! The umpire ...
      »Q19: I like Mike's comment. Maybe the umpire could've approached the ...
35 Oct. 2, 2017 3727

Any results for the 75`s and 80`s?

» cuda65: That`s it, anyone have the results for those two age groups?
      »Omar Khayyam: Here are some 80s results: 1. Scrap Iron Gray Berets (CO) 2. ...
1 Oct. 2, 2017 307

50's Results

» Spock: Does anyone have the results from all this past weekend? Major+, ...
      »r4pitch: 50 major + JK 1st team usa 2nd tsc 3rd aaa roadhouse out of pa ...
      »bond_171513: 50 Major 1 - NorCal Thunderstruck 2 - Elmwood Sports - RI 3 - ...
2 Oct. 2, 2017 707

WORLD MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 • DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets

» SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets for SESSION #1 of the LVSSA/SSUSA ...
      »SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and (some) Brackets for SESSION #2 of the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SESSION #2 REVISIONS • There have been nominal revisions to Session ...
      »SSUSA Staff: SESSION #1 REVISION • 60-MAJOR and 60-AAA Two adverse ...
      »SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and (some) Brackets for SESSION #3 of the ...
      »SSUSA Staff: DRAFT Game Schedules and Brackets for SESSION #4 of the LVSSA/SSUSA ...
5 Oct. 1, 2017 12078

75 AAA Results

» curveball: 1. Las Vegas Coyotes 2.New Concepts (NM) 3. Unsure who won the game ...
0 Sept. 28, 2017 299
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