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Softball

Come hit a home run in our popular Softball league!  Grab your glove, and let's play ball! 

 

Whether joining with friends as a team or signing up as an individual, we know you'll enjoy making the most of your Fall season!

 

Our Fall season plays on Sunday afternoons!

 

Registration Deadline is Tuesday, September 7 @ midnight!



Fall 2021 Details: 

COVID-19 Protocol & Guidelines

We are committed to providing the highest levels of safety for our community.  Take some time to read our mandatory 'Safe Return to Play Protocol & Guidelines' for all activities.

 

COVID-19 Proof of Vaccination: Provincial Health Orders require proof of vaccination be provided for access to public and private recreation facilities. Starting September 13, you must have at least one dose. By October 24, you must be fully vaccinated.  You'll be able to show your proof of vaccination easily using the B.C. vaccine card website.

Start / End Dates

Sunday: Starts Sunday, September 12 and ends on Sunday, October 24.

 

League start and end dates are subject to change. VSSC endeavors to provide registered players and individuals with as much notice as possible should changes occur.  

# of Games

6 games (4 regular season games + 2 playoff games).

Estimated Game Times

Game length is 90 minutes

 

Start times rotate between 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 3:00pm and 4:30pm. 

 

VSSC makes every effort to ensure teams receive a mix of game times and locations (where applicable).

Registration Options & Price

Team Registration:  $355.00 + GST (that’s under $6 per player, per game, based on an average team roster).

 

Individual Registration: $60.00 + GST (that’s under $10 per game!)

 

Team Registrants:  After checkout, send your teammates roster invites through the website (under "My Team" player list) so they can accept the waiver and access the schedule and standings once it is posted.   

 

Individual Registrants:  You will be placed on a roster of individuals two days before your first game. For ease of communication with our office, teams must select a captain, co-captain, and Team Safety Ambassador (TSA) on our website to represent your team.

Bye Dates

There are no games on:

  • Sunday, October 10 (Thanksgiving)

View our foul weather and game cancellation policy here

Rosters & Schedules

Schedules and Individual Team Rosters will be posted online two days before your league is set to start.

Ready to Play? Decide on your night of the week & skill level from the grid below!

Skill Level Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Recreational :
Intermediate :

- Click the skill description for more info!
- Prices listed are before taxes
- Review the Refund Policy
- After the posted registration deadline, late fees will apply.

Is the class/league/night/skill division you are interested in sold out?
Please send an email with your name, phone number and desired sport to info@vssc.ca and we will add you to the wait list! We will contact you if/when a spot opens up.

How to request to play with a friend or two

Sport Info

What you need to know about Softball!    


# of Players on Court & Suggested Roster Size

9 players (minimum 3 male and 3 female). 

 

Suggested roster size of 9-12 players. 

Roster Requirements

Softball: 

  • All players on your team (including substitute players) are required to sign the waiver and must show on your team’s roster online.
  • There are no roster maximums for Softball this Fall season
  • Substitute players are permitted.
  • Spectators are permitted.
Team Safety Ambassador (TSA) COVID-19 LEAGUE MODIFICATIONS - All teams must assign a Team Safety Ambassador (TSA) for the season. 

The TSA must be a registered player and identified using the “TSA” label in your online roster.

Click here to read more about the role of the Team Safety Ambassador and their important responsibilities. 

Equipment
Requirements

Teams are responsible for bringing to each game:

  • A set of 4 bases
  • 3 Softballs
  • 2 pylons (when required – see sport rules)
  • 1 catcher's mask
  • 1 scorebook 
  • A catcher’s mask, softballs, pylons and base sets are available to rent from VSSC for a $75 refundable deposit payable online with credit card at the time of league registration and in your shopping cart. Click here to view equipment pick up details.

    Teams are required to wash/sanitize the equipment before and after the game. 

Additional League Information

All teams receive:

  • Digital key tag which gives you access to discounts and deals from our amazing sponsors and partners around town! See all the deals!
  • An invitation to the VSSC end of season party (pending). 

Championship winning teams receive:

  • A personalized Team Trophy
  • Coveted VSSC Champion t-shirts for everyone on your team!
  • Bragging rights

Rules

COVID-19 RULE MODIFICATIONS - Please refer to the sport rules page to view league rules.  It is the responsibility of all players to read and understand the sport specific rules as well as the general rules & club policies.

About Spirit Points: Spirit points are awarded to a team from their opponent after each game to encourage sportsmanship, honesty, integrity, and fair play.  For more information and how to properly award spirit points, please see our section ‘All About Spirit Points’.

Location

Game locations include (but not limited to): Lansdowne Middle School