October Showcase Rules  (v1.0)

  1. Check-in Information
    Each team must check in with a tournament representative upon initial arrival at your Field Complex on Saturday and prior to your first game.  (If a tournament official is not available at one of our remote complexes, you may play your game(s) and check in when you arrive at Helen Randle Park.)
  1. Game Rules (PGF w/the following exceptions):
  1. Protests
    This is a non-protest tournament. The home plate umpire will settle rule disagreements at the time they occur. Please do not argue. Remember the spirit of the tournament. Umpires are instructed not to take any abuse from players, coaches or fans. If an umpire feels that anyone is overly abusive towards them, that person will be asked to leave the complex. If that person fails to leave in 5 minutes, their team will forfeit the game. Upon review by the tournament director they could forfeit all remaining games. Let’s show the girls that we’re here for them and act with dignity even if a call goes against us!  Remember, Sportsmanship Begins With You!
  2. Warm Up…..No infield and outfield practice after the first inning………..!
    No practicing on infields at any time! You may use the outfield and any area outside of the playing area to warm-up.  Pitchers are allowed 3 warm-up pitches. Pitchers may warm-up on sidelines while her team is batting.
  3. Injuries
    It is recommended that each team bring their own first aid supplies. If a player on your team experiences an injury that requires immediate medical attention, call 911.  You should also contact Tournament personnel.  Players who are or were unconscious or who are experiencing neck/head injuries should not be moved off the field.
  4. Weather Contingencies
    In case of uncontrollable circumstances or interruptions due to weather, the Tournament Director reserves the right to alter the tournament format in any way necessary to reach a conclusion. This can include, but may not be limited to, shortened game times, fewer games guaranteed or playing rule changes. Games interrupted might not be resumed. Everything possible will be done to get the players on the field as soon as possible.  Refunds are at the sole discretion of the Tournament Director.
  5. NO SMOKING is allowed on the fields, dugouts, bleachers or concession areas.PLEASE KEEP THE FIELDS AND PARK AREA CLEAN!!  Please pick up your trash after the game and place it in the receptacles provided near the dugout.  Thank you and enjoy the tournament!