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Softball

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