Our Tournament Chairperson in 2017 is Karine Huffman.
The 2017 Heart of Unionville commences Friday, July 7th, 2017. Team entry fee is $575 with a maximum of 14 players, plus a scorekeeper. 2 players may come from 'outside', and the remainder must have previously played in the Heart, or play in either LOURL or ULSPL. Please get your cheque and player registration form to Karine by JUNE 7th, 2017.
The Heart will not be providing sponsors or shirts.
Games will be played Friday evening and Saturday with the playoffs on Sunday. All teams will play Sunday, as we will have a Championship and a Consolation round. All games will be played at Victoria Square.
The schedule will be made up after all teams have registered.
Please see a member of the executive if you have any questions, Karine H, Lisa C, Sharon G, Roseanne S, Marie D, or Sheri R.
Please read them carefully and make sure all team members are aware of the rules.
ALL TEAMS will play Sunday, as there will be a Consolation round for the 4 teams who do not make the Championship round.
Prizes will be awarded to the Champions, the Champions Finalist and the Consolation Winners and Consolation Finalist.
Team Skills Competition
Heart of Unionville Skills Competition TEAM RELAY!
DATE: Saturday TIME: Lunch time WHERE: Victoria Square – North Diamond SIGN-UP: Info & sign-up boards will be hung at North Diamond bck stop PRIZES: 1st place team - $100 CASH to be shared with their team. 2nd place team - $60. CASH to be shared with their team
New for 2017
3rd place Team - $40 CASH to be shared with their team
RELAY TEAMS: consist of 6 participants from their perspective HEART team. Pitcher – Batter – Catcher – Outfielder – Infielder – Runner
FASTEST TIME determines WINNING TEAMS!
HOW IT HAPPENS/RULES: • ALL 6 TEAM Participants MUST be in position at the start of the relay. Pitcher at mound, Batter “set to go” in batter’s box, Catcher behind batter, Infielder on second base, Outfielder touching the centre fence in the field Runner-at substitute runner’s position.
• Official count-down start (1,2,3- go)
Relay begins... • PITCHER throws to the BATTER. • BATTER must hit a fair ball out of infield. Batter may take other pitches, but only the CATCHER retrieves ball and throw back to PITCHER. If ball is fowled out of play - Official will quickly give Pitcher a ball. • CATCHER throws back to PITCHER (any missed balls) • Upon contact OUTFIELDER. who is standing in at the centre fiel fence, runs in to get hit ball and throws to SECOND BASE • INFIELDER must retrieve/catch ball, touch SECOND, then throw HOME • CATCHER will retrieve/catch ball, touch HOME PLATE • then, RUNNER runs ALL THE BASES • when her foot touches down PAST THE HOME PLATE LINE.... time stops.