Softball - Majors (Ages 11-12)

Updated Friday February 26, 2016 by Joseph Campbell.

Pottstown Little League                                                                                  Local Rules - Major Girls Softball

Unless otherwise specified below, all rules and regulations listed in the 2016 Little League Softball Official Regulations and Playing Rules will be strictly followed. 

Major (Ages 10-11-12 depending on skill level) 

• A regulation game consists of six (6) innings. If a game is called due to conditions, it is a regulation game if four (4) innings have been completed (3 1/2 if home team is ahead).  The "10 run Rule" (Rule 4.10 (e) shall be adhered to.  Official games that cannot be completed due to conditions may be completed at the discretion of the manager. 

• The batting order will consist of all players present for the game. (Continuous batting.) 

• All players must play a minimum of three (3) innings per game. This mandate is based on the following criteria: 
     o 12 players (or less) on the roster 
     o 6 inning games 

• The offensive inning shall end when three (3) outs are reached, or when five (5) runs    are scored during innings one (1) through five (5). Any subsequent innings have no limitations on the number of runs scored. 

• Pitchers will follow 2016 Little League Softball Official Regulations and Playing Rules. 

Note: When playing on Scott field, please remember to rake and/or brush the field after each practice or game.  Field equipment is available in the small shed near the batting cage.

Softball - Majors (Ages 11-12)