THE SCHEDULE IS DONE!!!!!
The second meeting was held on 04/12/2018, 5 teams present, St. Peters absent.
The league will consist of 6 teams, playing 24 games each. Each team plays everybody twice (2 doubleheaders) and two of the other teams in the league an additional doubleheader. Zion Gold, Zion UCC and St. Peters will play each other the extra time as well as Trinity, Zion Blue and B.M. Red. The league will start on MAY 21st.
The regular season standings will be used to seed the teams for the league tournament as follows: 1 and 2 will get a bye, 3 will play 6 and 4 will play 5. The winner of 4 and 5 will play 1 and the winner of 3 and 4 will play 2. This will be a double elimination format on August 25 and 26, 2018.
Women, 14 years of age and older will be allowed to play in the league as long as they are on an active roster. Each team may have 30 people in their roster, with a MAXIMUM of 12 non-members. Once the rosters are handed in, a manager may add somebody to the roster upon getting permission from ALL of the other managers in the league.
Each team is given 166 or 167 tickets, which are due by JUNE 28th. Failure to turn in your tickets and money will result in each team forfeiting the games until it is paid in full.
Held first meeting on January 24, 2018.
League officers remain the same:
President: Terry Lusch
Vice Pres.: Cliff Eckhart
Treasurer: Delroy Ruch
Secretary: Jim Dodson
Possible 2 new teams, New Life Assembly and Bethany E.C., will keep league posted.
Treasurer's report : $3837.00 balance in checking account.
League entrance fee is set for 2018 at $250 per team and must be paid PRIOR to the first game or games are forfeited until paid.
Lottery tickets will be sold for JULY , same as last year. The number of tickets per team will be determined by the number of teams in the league. All ticket money and stubs must be handed into Delroy prior to June 29th. Failure to do so will result in forfeiting of all games until paid.
League voted to play each team 4 times(2 doubleheaders) , but can be revisited when we have the final number of teams verified.
Umpires for this year will be Willis Garber, Timmy Kistler and Travis Heisler. They will be paid $25 per game. If they arrive at the field and it gets rained out, they will be paid $10 for driving there. If the game starts and gets rained out they will be paid $10 for the driving fee and will be paid $25 for the game after it is completed at a later date. THE SAME UMPIRE THAT STARTED THE GAME WILL BE THE UMPIRE THAT IS ASSIGNED TO THE MAKE UP.
THE UMPIRES WILL BE PAID $20 PER GAME FOR THE TOURNAMENT, EITHER DOING THE BASES OR THE PLATE.
NEXT MEETING IS SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 12, 2018.