Thanksgiving Break - No Games During Week of Nov. 24-28
Batting Practice Plans for Thanksgiving Week
Since there are no games Thanksgiving Week batting practices will be held on Monday Nov. 24, Wednesday Nov. 26 and Friday Nov. 28 at the 17th Street fields.
Pick Up Game Planned for Monday Nov. 24 if enough players are available.
Attention: All SSSA Players -- 17th Street Field Ground Rules
Players are required to remain outside the gates until 8
AM and stay off the playing fields until 8:15 AM so that the grounds crew can complete mowing and striping the fields.
Please comply with this request in order to avoid problems with the Park District
IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGES FOR FRIDAYS!
Consult with your Friday managers as some games have been shifted to Fruitville Park (Richardson) due to sun hazard on one of the 17th Street Fields. New printed schedules are being prepared. The schedules on the League web pages are up to date.
Batting Practice at 17th Street Fields - 8:15 AM
Rosters and Schedules Are Posted on Team Pages
See Rules and Bylaws Page for Latest Rule Changes
See SSSA Bd Meetings Page for Monthly Board Summary
Late Signups - Act Now!
WINTER 2014-2015 SOFTBALL SEASON!
ANNUAL DUES $65, PAYABLE WITHIN 3 WKS OF PLAY
Register at SENIOR SOFTBALL SIGNUP PAGE or fill out forms provided by managers.
REGISTRATION for Sarasota Senior Softball players can now be done on this web site!! Click on the "SIGN UP FOR SARASOTA SENIOR SOFTBALL"at the top of the page...Complete the "NEW" Registration form and "SUBMIT" it by clicking on the submit link...YOU MUST REGISTER TO BE ABLE TO PLAY SUMMER LEAGUE SOFTBALL AS WELL AS FOR NEXT SEASON...
NOTE:Once a player commits to a league and is drafted, he is obligated to play on the team or teams that drafted him. ANY DRAFTED PLAYER WHO CHOOSES NOT TO PLAY FOR A TEAM THAT DRAFTS HIM, OR QUITS A LEAGUE OR TEAM, WILL BE SUSPENDED FROM PLAYING IN ALL SARASOTA SENIOR SOFTBALL ASSOCIATION GAMES FOR A PERIOD OF ONE (1) YEAR... EXCEPTION:Prior to the draft, the player removes his name from the draft list or is injured after the season startsfor contacts). SSSA Contacts:
JAY WOLFINGER: (email: email@example.com / phone: 941-378-2174)
CHUCK CASON: (email: SRQChuckCason@verizon.net / phone: 941-379-2020).
Applications For Winter Season Sponsors Are Being Accepted.
Any entity wishing to sponsor a SSSA team for the winter season is invited to submit an application. Fees are $225 for the first year and $150 if returning for a subsequent year.
Contact Bill Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
New SSSA T-Shirts are available for purchase from SSSA Board Members.
POOR GEORGE'S ALMANAC - CHAPTER 1 - PITY THE PITCHER
Go to the Member News page and read George Hawley's treatise on pitching softball in the SSSA.
Association members are welcome to attend monthly Board meetings but must notify Gary Olson at least one day in advance. The minutes of previous meetings may be accessed by clicking on the "SSSA BD MTGS" button on the top of this page.