Softball FAQ's

Softball FAQ's

Can I bring in a whole team?

At this time we do not allow whole teams to sign up together. You may bring in a group of 4 or 6 and be guaranteed that you will all be placed on the same team together. If you do a group of 4 you need at least 1 male and 1 female in the group. If you do a group of 6 you need 2 or 3 females in the group. No exceptions.

How many games do we get to play?

You are guaranteed 8 games. Teams that qualify will advance to the playoffs for a chance to win the ever so popular Championship Shirts.

How much does it cost to play?

1) Individually $75 2) Pairs $140 3) Register as a group of 4: $260 4) Register as a group of 6: $390 (Please see registration form for complete cost breakdown) 4.

What does my league fee cover?

The league fee covers the field use, umpires, game balls, and a great time!

How many people are placed on a team?

Anywhere from 13 - 14 players are considered a full team.

Where are the games played?

Most games are at Northridge Rec Center this season. Also may play in Simi Valley.

When are the games played?

Games are played on Saturdays starting at 8am or 830am and start thereafter every hour and fifteen minutes. Your game time will rotate every week. We are usually done by 4pm. 

Do I have to try out?

You do not have to try out. All players that want to play will be placed on a team. However, if you have not played in our league before you must attend Skill Assessment Day.

What is Skill Assessment Day? (SAD)

All new players that wish to participate in our league must attend SAD which will take place a week or two before the league starts. The purpose of SAD is to determine the skill level of the new players so we can make all the teams as fair as possible.

What bats are allowed?

For safety reasons we only allow single wall bats in our Co-Ed league. For a complete bat list please click here: http://www.shepherdsports.org/adult-sports/coed-softball/NonConformingBatList.pdf/view

How many seasons do you offer?

We offer 2 seasons of Coed Softball throughout the year.

- Winter League runs from January through April

- Summer League runs from July to October