• Fall headcount email due on Friday 8/14!
  • September meeting date TBD.
  • Fall Ball Planning Meeting Minutes posted under Handouts.
News

Fall Season - Your Attention Please!

In order to fill out team rosters:

All association representatives, poll your families to see who is interested in registering.

By Friday, August 14, NON PLAYING ORGANIZATION representatives should forward their head count of interested players to rachelsmithers@verizon.net in the format: 

Subject: Head count of interested players

10U - X players

12U - X players

14U - X players

We will try to find teams for all interested players.

For organizations planning to (or potentially) field(ing) teams: CD/Linglestown, East Hanover, Hershey, Hummelstown, Lower Swatara, Middletown, Paxtonia, and West Hanover: Reply all to the representatives email sent out Monday, 8/10.  Email should be submitted by Friday, 8/14.


2020 ESFPL Meeting Schedule @ Copper Pub & Grill (Formerly Colonial Lounge):

 

  • Next general body meeting early September.
  • Meeting ID TBD
  • Password will be sent out in email to association representatives.  Please email rachelsmithers@verizon.net if you don't have the password, but need it.
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ESFPL is advising that member associations follow the governor's directives on gathering sizes. Youth sports may resume when Dauphin County is in "green" status.   Parks and fields in your township may be closed and access denied even for individual practices - check with your municipality to be certain.

 

Guidelines and resources from governing bodies:

Pennsylvania guidance on sports during COVID Disaster Emergency: https://www.governor.pa.gov/covid-19/sports-guidance/

 USA Softball Back to the Ballpark Recommendations: http://downloads.asasoftball.com/other/pdf/final_backtotheballpark07142020.pdf


Contact the ESFPL President (esfplpresident@gmail.com) for general concerns and any grievances related to SPSA softball teams.

Contact the ESFPL Vice President (esfplvp@gmail.com ) for anything related to grievances/protests, except if related to SPSA softball teams.

Contact the ESFPL Treasurer (esfpltreasurer@gmail.com) for anything related to fees and funding

Contact the ESFPL Secretary (esfplsecretary@gmail.com) for anything related to rosters, waivers, items to include on meeting agendas, etc)

Contact the ESFPL Commissioner (esfplscores@gmail.com ) with information ONLY related to games: cancellations/postponements, reschedule date, game scores)

  • Reporting Reschedule
    • Subject Line should state: RE: Game # Reschedule
    • Body of Email: Game Number, Home Team, reschedule date, field and time
  • Reporting Cancellation/Postponement
    • Subject Line should state: RE: Game # postponement
    • Body of Email: Game number, home team, postponement date
  • Reporting game score
    • Subject Line should state: RE: Game # score
    • Body of Email: Game Number, Date Played, Home Team (score), Visiting Team (score)

Contact the ESFPL Webmaster (esfplwebmaster@gmail.com ) for information related to coaches information update, league contact updates, info that the league would liek to post on websites like clinics, etc.

UMPIRES:

  • Scott Bowers
    • Mobile: 717-877-2885
    • Email: scottasa1@comcast.net
  • Please contact Scott at least 2 HOURS before game start time if game will be postponed due to weather
  • Please contact Scott at least 24 HOURS before game start time if game will be cancelled
  • DO NOT contact for rescheduled games

Reporting scores to ESFPL

10U, 12U and 14U game scores are to be reported.

6U and 8U – no need to report as wins/losses are not recorded

 

1. HOME team is responsible to report game scores

2. Scores should be reported within 24 hours of game

conclusion

SAMPLE:

To : esfplscores@gmail.com 

 

Subject: 14U Game Score

******************************

In the E-mail body, include the following:

1. 4/23/2019 (date of original schedule date)

2. John Smith 14u (coaches name and level)

3. Harrisburg- 8 Paxtonia One- 3 (score)

**If rescheduled game please include:

 

4. Game played 4/30/2019

******************************

Please note: Any association with more than one team at

any level should spell out the team number. Only use 0-9

numbers for the score.

Good = Paxtonia One

 

Bad = Paxtonia 1


Link to 18u league

Here is a link to the 18U girls Softball League

www.gachbgsports.com

Email Marcy Velez for additional information