PLEASE LOOK OVER YOUR SCHEDULE AND LET ME KNOW OF ANY CONFLICTS ASAP.
SCHEDULES ARE NOT CONSIDERED FINAL UNTIL THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2016.
2016 Coach's Meeting
April 18, 2016
CHANGE OF LOCATION!!
Monday, May 9, 2016
HUTCHINSON EVENT CENTER Intersection of Hwy 7 and South Grade Road Hutchinson, MN 55350
The meeting will consist of going over new rules (there are quite a few changes this year), Question/Answer and obtaining your game balls, score books and rule books for the season. It is highly encouraged that ALL coaches attend this meeting!
January 14, 2016
Here is the information from the January 13, 2016 League meeting:
April 8,2016 – Teams #’s/divisions & field availability due to the League (submit at www.crowriverfastpitch.com)
May 9, 2016 – Coach’s Meeting 6:30pm @ The Depot, Hutchinson (see above for directions)
May 16, 2016 - 1 2U Tier I start league play
June 1, 2016 – 10U, 12U Tier II, 14U, 16/18U start league play
June 22, 2016 – Last day for make-up games for 12U Tier I
June 25-26, 2016 – 12U Tier I State Qualifier (location TBD)
July 9-10, 2016 – 12U Tier I State Tournament (location TBD)
July 13, 2016 – Last day for make-up games for 14U & 16U
July 16-17, 2016 – 14U/16U State Qualifier (location TBD)
July 23-24, 2016 – 14U/16U/18U State Tournament (location TBD)
July 27, 2016 – Last day for make-up games for 10U & 12U Tier II
July 30 or 31, 2016 - 10U Season Ending Tournament – TBD
July 30 or 31, 2016 - 12U Tier II Season Ending Tournament - TBD
ITEMS THAT WERE VOTED ON AT THE ANNUAL MEETING ON JANUARY 13, 2016 Communities present at the vote were: Maple Lake (by proxy), Hutchinson, Kimball, Watertown, Dassel/Cokato, Brownton, Litchfield, Norwood/Young America
Begin league games at 6:30pm with a drop dead time of 8:50pm.
The vote failed.Game times will remain 6:30 for 10U and 6:00pm for all others.
State Qualifier: (these items passed)
Coaches will highlight players on their roster prior to their first game to ensure that no player is playing on two teams.
Random roster checks will be done during the tournament.
A team found to have an illegal player will be disqualified from the tournament.
10U: (these items passed)
Allow runners to advance only one base on an overthrow at 1B.
The look-back-rule will be enforced.
Coaches who step in to pitch MUST pitch from the pitching plate and MUST use a windmill delivery.
12U Tier I: (these items passed)
These teams will attend the Tier system State tournament on July 9-10, 2016.
The season will begin on May 16, 2016.
12U Tier II: (these items passed)
Teams have the option to play by 10U pitching rules until June 29, 2016.12U pitching rules go into effect for all teams on July 6, 2016.
A baserunner may steal home on a pick-off attempt at 3B.
If team number in either the Tier I or Tier II division is less than eight (8) the divisions will be combined into one division.If each division has at least eight (8) teams we will keep the divisions in place.The decision will be made on April 8, 2016 as to which direction we will go.
Presentation for League Meeting
December 21, 2015
Here is the presentation for the January 13, 2016 league meeting.