Bracket Notes: SOFTBALL ONE PITCH TOURNAMENT ...... The second annual AOH DIV 6 one pitch softball tournament will be April 2, 2011 at Mitchell Playground Morrell Avenue & CROWN Philadelphia, PA 19116. Rain Date will be April 9th. I will need a $75 deposit from all teams to lock in your spot by March 10th. Please make all checks payable to AOH DIV 6. Please Mail checks made payable to AOH DIV 6 to- ... Robert Williams 7952 Ferndale St Phila Pa 1911
The tournament will start at 857 am. Please have your guys there warmed up and ready to play at 857am. The second set of games will start at 939 am. The tournament will consist of 8 teams in a double elimination one pitch tournament. The first 3 rounds will be 5 innings games with later rounds being 6, 7 and 9 inning games. The final game will be one 9 inning game. This is a fundraiser for AOH DIV 6. There will be a 250 entry fee per team. The pitching will be 6-12 arc using Dudley S b12 balls with wood bats. If a team is in an aluminum bat league wood bats will be provided by the tournament. Any type of wood softball bat is allowed. Runners will be allowed to move as soon as the ball crosses the plate. A strike mat will be used to determine balls and strike. Regular ASA rules apply. This is probably the first time out for everyone and I dont want to have anyone hurt. Courtesy runners will be the last batted out. Also since this is the first time out teams can bat as many players as they want during the tournament. Rock Paper Scissors will determine Home and away for games one thru 13. Field location will be determined by RPS for game 13. The winners bracket winner will determine field location and will be home team for the final game.
The teams and coaches are as follows
AOH DIV 6 Team coached by Brian Gallagher AOH DIV 6 Coached by Adam Knowles Phubar and Grill coached by Tim Marino AOH DIV 61 coached by Shane Kelly Rally Killers Coached By Bubba and Little Bubs and MR BLUM Kenny Hopkins Bucks County Emergency Services... Cornwells Fire Department Team Hutz coached by Earl Hutz Team Sugar aka Morrell Tavern coached by Jeffro Allexy and Drew
The winner will get $420 and second place will get $180. Third place receives an ADDA BOY. This is a charity tournament and should be treated that way. Eagles tailgate rules are in effect for alcohol at the field. Please use red cups for all adult beverages. Last year ran very smooth and we would like the same approach this year.
This tournament will be a fundraiser for AOH DIV 6. We will be using Dudley sb -12 balls with wood softball bats. Bats will be provided for teams in aluminum bat leagues. This will be a one pitch tournament with a strike matt being used. The strike zone will consist of both the strike matt and home plate. One pitch... and one pitch only, per batter. Runners will be allowed to move as soon as the ball crosses the plate. Safety Bags will be used at first. Regular slide or surrender rules apply. Two courtesy runners in 5 inning games. Three courtesy runners in 6 or 7 inning games. Regular ASA rules and common sense apply. The tournament is BYOB. Eagles tail gate rules are in effect meaning bring a red cup to put any adult beverages. We will make an effort to recycle at the tournament with clear bags for cans bottles and cardboard. Black bags will be provided for regular trash. Please pick up after yourselves and your team and leave the field cleaner then when you got it. Any unsportsman like conduct will not be tolerated and people not respecting the tournament staff will be told to leave. All players of the tournament will be playing at their own risk and will be asked to sign a waiver. The times of the games and innings should help the amount of times between games. If you are in the losers bracket expect to play a lot of back to back games. We will be selling 50/50 tickets along with AOH t shirts during the game. I have played on most of the teams or with players from most of the teams. Please show respect for the players involved and the umpires in this tournament since they are my friends and teammates even the guys from Bucks county Emergency services who like to kick dirt on me when I umpire.
MY NUMBER IS 2672572592 for any question comments or concerns.
There was an increase in the tournament fee this year from 200 to 250 per team. Included in the 250 this year will be 30 dollars worth of 50/50 tickets. Each team will get 15 -50/ 50 tickets. RAIN DATE APRIL 9th WE will do whatever it takes to get tourney in on the 2nd